Thursday, April 18, 2019

Getting Creative With Joy Clair Stamps

Thank you all for stopping by today.  I'm excited to share this fun project with you that I created for Joy Clair Stamps  to showcase some of new Joy Clair Stamp Sets...and some of the old favorites.  I really enjoyed making the Pie Box Project I posted on April 2 as Joy Clair Stamps celebrates the Month of April with The Cutting Cafe and all their amazing cutting files.
I had originally planned on making one of the adorable boxes found in the Lip Balm/Chapstick Holder Set from The Cutting Cafe; but because I had some computer/printer problems this month (as I've been whining about lately...LOL) I decided on the Pie Box Project that I already had put together.  Subsequently, I ended up "piecing together" my own Chapstick holder with some of their cuts; but it's not 100% the Cutting Cafe version because I couldn't print all the pieces I needed.  Please...don't get me started on that awful printer again.  Anyway, here's a look at what I put together to share with you today using my fabulous Joy Clair Stamps.
The patterned papers and border stickers are from the Crate Paper Farmhouse line.  I did some machine stitching, added a tiny rusty paper clip, and some natural burlap string.  The words/sentiments on my card (Hosanna and the longer sentiment) are found in the new Hosanna Stamp Set, and the longer sentiment was stamped onto a piece of vellum and laid over the calico patterned paper.  I stamped the feathers in Marmalade, Broken Glass, Brick Red, and Green Grass Tim Holtz Distress Inks.
The word (Hello) that I hung on a tag from my Chapstick holder is from the Easter Greetings Stamp Set.  I just adore all the little sentiments in each set, and I use them often.  Then, I made a matching card using two sentiments and the large feather from the gorgeous new Hosanna Stamp Set; as well as a smaller feather found in the new Unashamed Stamp Set.  All of the stamps found at Joy Clair work together to compliment one another so well; and this helps you to make the very most of your stamp purchases.
How much do you LOVE these gorgeous Joy Clair Stamps?  I hope you enjoy them as much as I (and all my teammates) do, and that you will treat yourself to something new.  We're always here to help if you have any questions.

Thanks for stopping by!

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  1. Love this set Karen- that Hosanna stamp and the other longer sentiment are fabulous stamps! Your chap stick holder is so sweet

  2. Beautiful work thanks for sharing!!!

  3. Super joli et si attentionné, biz


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