Monday, January 16

IO January Release Day 2 "Hold it together"

Welcome to the Impression Obsession January Release Hop!

January 15th -16th the Impression Obsession Team will be sharing projects with the NEW January Release stampsstencils and paper packs! You can find a list of participants on the Impression Obsession Blog each day through the event.
We will be giving away THREE Impression Obsession $25 gift certificates for the event so the more you comment through our Release Celebration the more chances to win!

I have a couple of projects for you!

Hold it together.
Stamp Grid background on white cardstock in Chocolate Ink.
Blend Sienna Ink on panel. Flick white gouache on panel and let it dry.
Die-cut panel with Crazy Stitched Set.
Stamp sentiments from Hold it together on white cardstock in Black and Cherry Ink.
Stamp and color stapler and fussy cut it out.
Cut a frame from All-in-One Frames Rectangle 2 in red cardstock,
adhere it behind Grid panel. (I really want it the stitched edges behind the panel ;)
Staple lace ribbon and die-cut border hearts.
Add sentiments and image to panel.
Adhere panel to a 5" x 6" white card base.

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You make my heart happy.
Stamp Hearts background on white cardstock in Beige Ink.
Stamp Sweet Strip Heart Frame on top of Hearts background in Rose Ink.
Trim image and blend Rose Ink on all edges.
Die-cut hearts from Wooden Heart in vellum and white cardstock.
Stamp sentiment from You have my heart on white heart in Versamark Ink,
add gold embossing powder and heat set.
Add hearts to panel.
Embellish card with lace ribbon, pink button and red heart.

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All comments for each of the event days will be open until Tuesday, January 24th at 8pm CT
All winners will be announced Wednesday, January 26thon the Impression Obsession Blog.
Have a wonderful day!
Enjoy the hop!


  1. Great cards! Love the hold it together card best - always like more showing crafting and mixed media ideas! Thanks!

  2. Super ideas. I really like that grid background. It looks so versatile.

  3. I love office supplies and your STAPLER card is amazing!

  4. The office supplies are darling! I love your lace embellishments!

  5. I like how you used staples on the stapler card. Great idea

  6. Those hearts are so interesting! Love your pretty (& fun!) cards. The touch of lace is lovely. And love that grid BG.

  7. Love both of your cards. The first one is my fav I think. I've never thought to use a stapler image for a valentine card.