Happy Birthday – Masculine Style!

Happy June everyone! Today I’m going to showcase a variety of fun and whimsical masculine birthday cards with you.
Let’s start with the younger crowd. Whenever of I think of little boys, I think fun characters so I created a whimsical birthday card using our adorable “Holiday Monkey” stamp set.
Sock Monkey Birthday

I kept this card…  |  read more »

A little Itty Bitty can go a long way

Don’t you just love those myStampBOX Itty Bittys?! I know I do! That’s why I decided to show you a few cards I created with this fun and versatile set of small square stamps!
Itty Bitty images are perfect for colouring with your favourite markers or (watercolour) pencils:

And some of the Itty Bittys, like the woodgrain,…  |  read more »

Remembrance Day – Red Projects

Today is remembrance day – a day of reflection for many of us!
We are taking this day to get inspired by it’s symbol – the red poppy – and to show you a collection of beautiful red projects:

by Agata Pfister

by Jolene Johnston

by Stephanie Ackermann

by Jaine Drake

by Cari Locken

by Jill Hildebrand

by Melissa Wright

by Eva Pizarro

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Using Colour Inspiration

Last weekend our family was up in Georgian Bay enjoying a few days at a family cottage. Other than swimming, kayaking and doing the odd chore, I spent a lot of time with my camera, capturing all family activities and stocking up on scrapbooking pictures. The amazing colours of rocks, plants and animals were so…  |  read more »

3D Stamping

Thanks for stopping by the myStampBOX Blog! Today I’d like to show you how to create a 3D image with your stamps without the use of pop dots or embossing powder in 2 easy steps!
Here’s what you’ll need; your favourite myStampBOX stamps, a regular dye ink (I used grey) and Versamark (watermark) ink.

First stamp your…  |  read more »

Let’s Talk Birthdays!

We have had a lot of birthdays in the last few months for the members of the myStampBOX design team.  Cherie had a little boy in mid December, Mason and Tracey just had a little girl at the end of February, Daphne.  Congrats to Cherie and Tracey and their families!
So in honour of all the…  |  read more »

Fall Colors

I’m allways inspired by the colors of fall. The warm yellow, orange, red and brown, combined with the crisp blue sky and the first ice on the puddles, the freezing cold nights and the clear sunny days allways seems to spark my creative mind.
So today I decided to share one of my favourite fall-color combinations…  |  read more »

Chalk on Versamark

Happy spring.
Time for a really simple, fun and colorful technique.
This time I have dived into my old box of chalks.

This is what you’ll need for this technique:
“Happy Word Jumble” or a stamp of your choice.
A versamark inkpad (watermark or embossing inkpad )
Chalks
A large brush
White cardstock (or the color of cardstock you prefer)

Put…  |  read more »

The Colours of Spring!

I love all the subtle colours of Spring.  So I thought I’d make a few cards to add to my card stash using the colours pink, blue and green.
Here are my creations….

Winter Greetings
Featuring the stamp sets: Let it Snow, Road Trip

Much Appreciated
Featuring the stamp set: Happy Word Jumble

A Little Something
Featuring the stamp set: Happy Word…  |  read more »