Category Archives: Copic

Stamping Bella’s Cave Kids

Hello everyone. Welcome to another Bellarific Friday with Stamping Bella! This week  we’re using images from the same category as the September Stamp(s) of the Month, which includes Bella’s Exclusive Images.  Additional exclusive images can be found here and here.  As a reminder, through September 30 Set of UnicornsUnicorn Add-ons and Unicorn Sentiments are all available at 25% off. This includes the coordinating dies as well.

Stamping Bella Cave Kids

I chose to use Cave Couple with a bit of Cave Kids Add Ons (rocks).

Stamping Bella Cave Kids (close-up)

Copic markers – E00, E01, E11, E31, E33, E35, E37, R01, W2, Y17, Y21, YG63, YG67, YR14, YR15

I stamped onto X-Press It Blending Card, colored with Copic markers then die-cut the image which is layered on Queen & Company‘s Simple Stripes and Delightful Dots patterned papers.  I also added some white Rubber Bubbles.

Stamping Bella Lulu's Morning Fix

Earlier this week on Instagram I posted the above card using Lulu’s Morning Fix.  I love Lulus.

Stamping Bella Lulu's Morning Fix (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, BG15, BG18, BG75, E00, E01, E11, E33, E35, R85, RV32, W00, W1, W2, W3, Y21, YG63, YR23, YR27

Copic markers used are listed above.

NEXT WEEK’S CHALLENGE

Use an image from the latest release.  If you’d like, email your card to emily@stampingbella.com by next Thursday to be featured on the SB blog. By doing so, you’ll also be entered to win some Bella Bucks! All challenge details can be found HERE.

Thanks so much for visiting today!

1amichele siggy

you are so sweet (stamping bella)

Happy Friday, everyone. If you’re in the path of Florence, I am thinking of you! Please be safe!

This week the Stamping Bella team is using images not from the latest release.

Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Sammy is Sweet

I’ve used Tiny Townie Sammy is Sweet.  She comes along with the sentiment I used here as well as an accessory stamp of a trio of small hearts.

Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Sammy is Sweet (close-up)

Copic markers – E00, E01, E11, E25, E27, E29, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, E50, E53, R27, R39, R59, R81, R83, R85, RV32, Y00, Y17, Y21, Y23, YR23, W00, W1, W2

After coloring with markers, I die-cut with a stitched frame, adhered to Queen & Company‘s versatile Simple Stripes patterned paper, then added a few enamel hearts.

Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Layla Loves Leaves/Fall Sentiments

Earlier this week, I posted the above card on Instagram.

Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Layla Loves Leaves/Fall Sentiments (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, BG11, BG70, E00, E01, E07, E08, E09, E11, E23, E25, E27, E29, E30, E31, E33, E35, G21, G24, G85, G94, R00, R01, W00, W1, W2, W3, Y17; Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen

I used Tiny Townie Layla Loves Leaves with a Fall Sentiment.

NEXT WEEK’S CHALLENGE

Use an image from the same category as the March Stamp(s) of the Month ( Set of UnicornsUnicorn Add-ons and Unicorn Sentiments. ), which means use an image from Stamping Bella’s Exclusive Images.  Additional exclusive images can be found HERE and HERE.  If you’d like, email your card to emily@stampingbella.com by next Thursday to be featured on the SB blog. By doing so, you’ll also be entered to win some Bella Bucks! All challenge details can be found HERE.

Thanks so much for visiting today!

1amichele siggy

Stamping Bella September Previews – Holiday Oddballs

Hi everyone! I’m back with one more set of Stamping Bella September 5 release previews! Today the team is sharing new holiday themed Oddballs!  I have three.  All were stamped onto X-Press It Blending Card and colored with Copic markers.

Stamping Bella Oddball Santa & the Missus

First I have Oddball Santa and the Missus.  They look tired…as they probably are. 😉  NOTE: I added the tiny scribbles onto Santa’s list. The stamp image of his paper is actually blank.

Stamping Bella Oddball Santa and the Missus (close-up)

Copic markers -BG10, E00, E01, E11, E33, E35, E37, E50, G05, G07, G29, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, W4, W5, W7, 100

The images are separate so they can easily be used together or individually. The sentiment I’ve used here is also included.

Stamping Bella Oddball Reindeer

Next I’ve used Oddball Reindeer. The set includes three reindeer and the sentiment I used here.

Stamping Bella Oddball Reindeer (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, E30, E31, E33, E35, G09, G28, R01, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, W5, W7, W9

After coloring, I stitched two small jingle bells to the ends of the scarf on the reindeer on the right.  :)

Stamping Bella Oddball Boy Elf

Lastly, I’ve used Oddball Boy Elf. He comes with the sentiment I used here.

Stamping Bella Oddball Boy Elf (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, E00, E01, E11, E30, E31, E35, E37, G28, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, W7, W9, Y19, Y21, YG17, YG23, YG25

Before adhering the completed panel to my card front, I added a few gold cord stitches on the left.

Be sure to stop by the Stamping Bella blog today to see more previews of additional sets. And leave a comment there for your chance to win a prize!

Thanks so much for visiting today! :)

1amichele siggy

Stamping Bella September Release Previews – Fall Oddballs!

Hi everyone!  Thanks for stopping by! Today I’m sharing three samples using new fall-themed Oddballs from Stamping Bella.  (Yesterday’s Halloween Oddballs can be seen here.)  All were stamped onto X-Press It Blending Card and colored with Copic markers.

First, I have Apple Cider Oddball.

Stamping Bella Apple Cider Oddball

I *love* the sentiment.  Cute, right??  :)

Stamping Bella Apple Cider Oddball (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, E00, E01, E07, E08, E09, E11, E31, E33, E35, E37, E50, E53, G24, G29, G43, G85, R24, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, Y21, YR12, YR14, YR23, YR27

I love her.

Next, I used Oddball Scarecrow.

Stamping Bella Oddball Scarecrow

She’s not toooo terribly scary.  😉

Stamping Bella Oddball Scarecrow (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, E07, E09, E35, E42, E43, E47, E49, G28, W00, W1, W2, W7, Y21, YG03, YG06, YG09

And lastly, Thanksgiving Oddball with my favorite sentiment of all.  Haha! (Fat pants indeed!) She also comes with a second sentiment, “Let our lives be filled with both thanks and giving.”

Stamping Bella Thanksgiving Oddball

Once colored, I added a bit of natural twine, tied around the turkey leg.

Stamping Bella Thanksgiving Oddball  (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, BG11, E00, E01, E11, E07, E08, E09, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, E50, E51, E53, R29, W00, W1, W2, W3, Y21

Be sure to stop by the Stamping Bella blog today to see more previews of additional sets. And leave a comment there for your chance to win a prize!

I’ll be back tomorrow with more Oddballs from the new release.  Thanks for stopping by!  :)

1amichele siggy

Stamping Bella September Release Previews – Halloween Oddballs!

Hello everyone, and welcome to another day of Stamping Bella previews! All stamps and dies will be available for purchase on Wednesday, September 5.  Can’t wait!  :)

I have a fun day today, sharing new Oddball Halloween-themed sets.  All were stamped onto X-Press It Blending Card and colored with Copic markers.

Stamping Bella Odball Girl Mummy and Frankenstein

First, I combined Oddball Girl Mummy with Oddball Frankenstein. The sentiment comes along with Frankenstein.

Stamping Bella Odball Girl Mummy and Frankenstein (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, BG11, BG13, E00, E01, E11, E30, E31, E53, E57, G28, V09, V15, V17, W00, W1, W2, W3, W4, W5, W7, W9, 100, Y17, YG03, YG06, YG17, YR14, YR15, YR18

Next, I’ve used Oddball Vampire Girl.

Stamping Bella Oddball Vampire Girl

The sentiment is from Oddball Girl Mummy.

Stamping Bella Oddball Vampire Girl (close-up)

Copic markers – GB11, E00, E11, E51, V12, V15, V17, W00, W1, W2, W5, W7, W9, YG01, YG03, YG06, YG17, YR04, YR15, YR18

I separated the sentiment into individual words and adhered each using an enamel dot.

Stamping Bella Oddball Witch

Next, I used Oddball Witch.

Stamping Bella Oddball Witch (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, E31, E35, E37, N5, N7, N9, W00, W1, W2, W3, W4, V15, V17, V99, Y21, YG00, YG01, YG03, YG06, YG09, YR000

She comes along with the sentiment I used here.

Stamping Bella Oddball Day of the Dead

And lastly (for today), I’ve used new Oddball Day of the Dead.

Stamping Bella Oddball Day of the Dead (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, E31, E33, E35, E37, E50, E51, E53, G17, RV66, RV69, V04, V05, W00, W1, W2, Y21, YG06, YG09, YR23

I LOVE the accompanying sentiment.  :)

Be sure to stop by the Stamping Bella blog today to see more previews of additional sets. And leave a comment there for your chance to win a prize!

I’ll be back tomorrow with more samples from the new release.  Thanks for stopping by!  :)

1amichele siggy

Stamping Bella September Release Previews – A Pile, a Bus and Baseball

Hi everyone! I have two more samples to share today using new stamps coming  to Stamping Bella on September 5.  I also have this week’s challenge.  All are colored with Copic markers (listed below each close-up photo).

First up is Penquin on a Reindeer on a Polar Bear.

Stamping Bella Penguin on a Reindeer on a Polar Bear

My penguin and deer are on a brown bear instead of a polar bear.  It works either way.  :)

Stamping Bella Penguin on a Reindeer on a Polar Bear (close-up)

Copic markers – BG13, BG15, BG18, E23, E30, E31, E33, E35, E57, E59, G29, R01, R12, R29, R39, R59, R83, R85, RV32, N7, N9, W00, W1, W2, Y21, YG03, YG06, YG09, YG17, YR12, YR16, YR23; Glossy Accents

After coloring, I added Glossy Accents over each ornament.

Stamping Bella Rosie & Bernie in a Bus

Next I’ve used new Rosie & Bernie in a Bus. I love that the sentiment is beach-themed. After coloring, I added dots of snow using a White Pearl Kirarina Wink pen.

Stamping Bella Rosie & Bernie in a Bus (close-up)

Copic markers – B0000, B000, B21, B23, C1, C2, C3, E00, E01, E11, E50, G29, G99, R000, R00, R01, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, W3, W7, Y21, YG63, YG67; Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen

You can find more in the Rosie & Bernie line here.

Be sure to stop by the Stamping Bella blog today to see more previews of additional sets. And leave a comment there for your chance to win a prize!

Since it’s Friday, I also have our challenge from last week. We were to use images from the latest release. I chose Baseball Squidgy.

Stamping Bella Baseball Squidgy

I’m not much of a baseball fan, but if I’m going to watch, I’ll choose the Cubs, thus the blue and white, uniform.  :)

Stamping Bella Baseball Squidgy (close-up)

Copic markers – B16, B18, B26, C00, C1, C2, C3, C7, E00, E01, E11, E13, E21, E23, E25, E27, E31, E33, E51, R02

NEXT WEEK’S CHALLENGE

Use any current Stamping Bella image. (No restrictions.) If you’d like, email your card to emily@stampingbella.com by next Thursday to be featured on the SB blog. By doing so, you’ll also be entered to win some Bella Bucks! All challenge details can be found HERE.

I’ll be back tomorrow with more samples from the new release.  Thanks for stopping by!  :)

1amichele siggy

Stamping Bella September Release Previews – Reindeer and Mice

Hi everyone!  I’m back today to share two more samples from Stamping Bella‘s upcoming September 5 release!

Stamping Bella Peek-a-Boo Reindeer Stuffie First is Peek-a-Boo Reindeer Stuffie.  I love the tangle of ornaments hanging from his antlers.

Stamping Bella Peek-a-Boo Reindeer Stuffie (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, BG70, C00, C1, C2, E07, E08, E09, E30, E31, E33, E35, E40, E41, E42, E43, E47, G07, G09, G16, G19, G28, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, Y17; Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen; Glossy Accents

I colored with Copic markers (listed above) then added dots of snow with a Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen. I also added Glossy Accents over each ornament.

The sentiment is from a soon-to-be previewed set.

Stamping Bella Mice in Boots

Next I’ve used new Mice in Boots.  So sweet.  :)

Stamping Bella Mice in Boots (close-up)

Copic markers – BG000, BG70, G28, C00, C1, C2, C3, C5, C7, G28, R000, R00, R29, R39, R89, YG06, YG17

As before, I colored with markers, shading the mice with grays and leaving white to show as highlights on the boots.

Be sure to stop by the Stamping Bella blog today to see more previews of additional sets. And leave a comment there for your chance to win a prize!

I’ll be back tomorrow with more samples from the new release.  Thanks for stopping by!  :)

1amichele siggy

Stamping Bella September Release Previews – Teeny Tiny Townies

Hello everyone! Today begins previews of Stamping Bella‘s upcoming September 5 release. If you love the Tiny Townies (like me), you just may also love the new TEENY Tiny Townies. I *adore* them! I have six to share.  :)

All are colored with Copic markers.  Specific marker colors are shown below each close-up photo.

First, Teeny Tiny Townie with a Pumpkin Pie

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie with a Pumpkin Pie

She’s sooooo cute!  (And strong!)  :)

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie with a Pumpkin Pie (close-up)

Copic markers – E00, E01, E07, E08, E09, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, W00, W1, W2, Y21, YR23

I sprinkled a few tiny die-cut leaves around the bottom of the image.

Next – Teeny Tiny Townie with a Pinecone. That little winter coat and hat! ♥

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie with a Pinecone

After coloring with markers, I added dots of white with a Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie with a Pinecone (close-up)

BG96, BG99, E00, E01, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, E50, E51, E53, G85, R01, R29 , W00, W1, W2, Y21; Kirarina Wink White Pearl

Next – Teeny Tiny Townie Gingerbread House.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Gingerbread House

The sentiment is from a soon-to-be previewed set called Reindeer with a Gift.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Gingerbread House (close-up)

Copic markers – BG11, BG13, E00, E01, E11, E30, E31, E35, E50, E51, R00, R29, R39, W00, W1, YG000, YG03, YG06

Next – Teeny Tiny Townie Chanukah.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Chanukah

She comes with two sentiments, both “Happy Hanukkah” and “Happy Chanukah.”

 Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Chanukah (close-up)

Copic markers – B23, B24, B26, B41, E00, E01, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E40, W00, W1, W2, Y21

Next – adorable new Teeny Tiny Townie Hot Chocolate.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Hot Chocolate

Once colored, I tied a bit of hemp cord around the candy cane.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Hot Chocolate (close-up)

Copic markers – E00, E01, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, G09, G28, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, Y21, YG17

And lastly (for today), Teeny Tiny Townie Happy Holidays.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Happy Holidays

After coloring the dress and hat, I added tiny dots of white with my Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen.

Stamping Bella Teeny Tiny Townie Happy Holidays (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, E00, E01, E11, E31, E33, E35, E50, R01, R29, R39, R89, W00, W1, W2, W3, Y21; Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen

Thoughts?  Adorable, right? I love them so very much.

Be sure to stop by the Stamping Bella blog today to see more previews of additional sets. And leave a comment there for your chance to win a prize!

I’ll be back tomorrow with more samples from the new release.  Thanks for stopping by!  :)

1amichele siggy

I’m Done Adulting (stamping bella)

Hi everyone.  My last two months have been so insane, I *think* I’m finally seeing a teeny tiny light at the end of the tunnel. With that in mind, both of my cards today are appropriate. It’s time to take a deep breath and do all the things I haven’t had time to do.  #craycray

This week with Stamping Bella, our challenge was to use the color palette found at the bottom of this post.

Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Mermaid

I used Tiny Townie Mermaid. Isn’t she lovely?

Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Mermaid (close-up)

Copic markers – B0000, B000, B00, C1, C2, E00, E01, E11, E31, E35, R00, R01, Y21, YR23; Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen

After coloring with Copic markers (listed above), I white embossed the Under the Sea Sentiment then added sequins and white dots using a Kirarina Wink White Pearl pen.

Stamping Bella The Squidgy Who Couldn't

This is how I felt until yesterday afternoon.  Finally something went right. I may still be on the floor, but I can at least lift my head now. #ithasnotbeenfun #atall

Stamping Bella The Squidgy Who Couldn't (close-up)

Copic markers – B0000, E00, E01, E11, E31, E35, E37, R01, W00, W1, W2, W3, Y21, YR23, YG01, YG03, YG06

After stamping and coloring The Squidgy Who Couldn’t (markers listed above), I stamped the accompanying sentiment and added a second phrase from The Chicks That “Couldn’t Even.”

NEXT WEEK’S CHALLENGE

Use an image from the latest release.  If you’d like, email your card to emily@stampingbella.com by next Thursday to be featured on the SB blog. By doing so, you’ll also be entered to win some Bella Bucks! All challenge details can be found HERE.

Thanks so much for visiting today!

1amichele siggy

Feeling Fall(ish) – Stamping Bella

Hi everyone.  You may recall that Stamping Bella‘s Tiny Townie Bonnie Loves Bows is the August Stamp of the Month. She is 20% off through August 31st. This week, we’re using other images from that same Tiny Townie category. I chose Patricia Loves Pumpkins.

Stamping Bella Patricia Loves Pumpkins

After stamping the image onto X-Press It Blending Card, I colored with Copic markers then adhered to a brown dotted panel of patterned paper.

Stamping Bella Patricia Loves Pumpkins (close-up)

Copic markers – E00, E01, E07, E08, E09, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, R01, Y21, YG63, YG67, YR04, YR12, YR14, YR23, YR27, W00, W1, W2

Before adhering to my card base, I used a needle to punch a hole along the top and left border to thread the twine. Grid paper came in handy to ensure the holes were equal distance from the corner.

Stamping Bella Autumn Loves Autumn

Also this week (posted on Instagram), I used Tiny Townie Autumn Loves Autumn. (I’ve been in a fall mood…even though it’s still about 90 degrees outside.)

Stamping Bella Autumn Loves Autumn (close-up)

Copic markers – E00, E01, E07, E08, E09, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E37, E40, E42, R00, R01, Y21, YG63, YG67, YG97, YR23, W00, W1, W2

Once colored, I adhered a sprinkling of Taylored Expressions’ Little Bits Leaves (X-Press It Blending Card colored with Copic markers.)

NEXT WEEK – color CHALLENGE

Use the color palette below as inspiration.

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If you’d like, email your card to emily@stampingbella.com by next Thursday to be featured on the SB blog. By doing so, you’ll also be entered to win some Bella Bucks! All challenge details can be found HERE.

Thanks so much for visiting today!

1amichele siggy