More from Guest Designer Einat Kessler

Hi, it’s Einat again, today I want to share with you a small tutorial and a pretty tag.
I just love butterflies, so having them on a layout was not enough! I wanted to have them in front of my eyes as well. The best way to do that was to create a butterflies frame.
Here’s how…  |  read more »

Stamps and Washi Tape

You may have noticed that a lot of crafters are joining the Washi Tape craze. Well I thought I would show you how you can use your stamps to make your own Washi tape.

First off you will need to get some medical tape. You can get this at your local pharmacy. You will want the…  |  read more »

Try Resist Technique

Hi there!
Happy Thursday! Linda here and today I would like to share with you a simple technique to create beautiful color combination with soft transition and embossing. Stampers usually call this technique as “Resist Technique”. So, let’s get started;

Use your favorite stamp image and apply onto cardstock on random position. Emboss using powder and heat…  |  read more »

Guest Designer Jona Panesa

Hello to our Guest Designer for February: Jona Panesa from the Philippines! Jona is a very talented lady and is bringing us some neat projects, today she will be showing us a cool tag.
But first things first, here is a little bit about Jona:
Hi myStamp BOX fans!, I am a working mom  with a 6yr…  |  read more »

A Charm-ing Tutorial!

Hello, all!  Sue Sykes here today and I’m going to share a tutorial that will be fun for kids, young and old (or not-so-old, in our cases, right?)
When I opened my package from Bettina, containing the new CHA stamp set, Holiday Monkey, I was so excited to see the large Sock Monkey stamp!!  I knew…  |  read more »

Marbleized Stain Backgrounds

Today I’m sharing a technique for making marbleized backgrounds using Distress Stains by Tim Holtz. I received a few of these for Christmas, and especially wanted to try the new white Picket Fence stain.

1. These are the colors I used: Worn Lipstick, Picket Fence, and Barn Door. I’m ready for Valentine’s Day!

2. I squeezed the…  |  read more »

Masking hearts

Yes, it is almost that time again. You know, when you are totally allowed to go all lovey dovey. Valentine’s Day. I have a clean and simple card to share today for the occasion. I used the masking technique for the hearts on the background and am about to show you how I did this.

I…  |  read more »

Papier Maché embellishments.

Do you love to run your fingers over a project and feel the textures?  Touch is just as important a sense as sight and a project with a 3d embellishment on it just begs to be stroked. 
Stamps can be wonderful for adding texture by adding embossing powders, stamping into something like clay or UTEE but…  |  read more »

Happy 2012!

Hi mSB fans! Happy New Year to all of you! I thought it wasn’t too late to give you my best wishes! And show you a card I made for the occasion. Here it is:

I used one of my favorite stamp sets, Neighborhoods, and my favorite stamp from this set. I guess this stamp makes…  |  read more »

Colourful canvas

Sometimes you just need to create for the sake of creating. I have an art journal that I use for this purpose, but I haven’t cracked it open for quite some time now. I was really beginning to feel a need to play with inks, paints and Glimmer Mists, so I decided that it would…  |  read more »