Friday, August 17, 2012

Making a Postcard - Graphic 45 Style!

I just received some new Graphic 45 stamps in my latest design team package...time for some stamping!

As soon as I saw these stamps, I knew I wanted to make some faux postcards!

And what do you do with faux postcards? You make treat bags for your kids, of course!

By now you must be do I make one of those postcards?! I am so happy you asked. Because...I made a three part video to show you how!

I hope that you enjoyed my very first attempt at video tutorials. For more inspiration, visit the Graphic 45 Blog!

Graphic 45 Papers:
12x12 Happy Haunting: Pumpkin Time, Jeeper's Creeper's
8x8 Happy Haunting: Happy Haunting

Graphic 45 Stamps:
Happy Haunting: Cling Stamps 2, Cling Stamps 3

Lunch bag: craft supply
Twine: Orange, Black Divine Twine (Really Reasonable Ribbon)
Cardstock: American Crafts black; Copic white
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black: Clearsnap Colorbox Fluid Chalk Dragonfly Black, Ice Blue, Lime Pastel, Warm Violet; Copic markers; Sakura Gelly Roll Star Dust glitter pen
Eyelet: We R Memory Keepers
Adhesive: Scotch 3M ATG


  1. great tutorial Gloria! I will admit I'm having a hard time thinking about Halloween with the current temps, but love the G45 stamps!

  2. love the post card

  3. That a great tutorial thank you.
    I loved the post cards.
    Hugs Astrid

  4. How fun. Love the videos and loved to hear you voice!

  5. Great Video Tutorial Gloria!!! Love the Postcard! I wish we lived closer so we can get together and craft!! Blessings!!

  6. Thank you. Like You card. Video very interesting!!!

  7. great video gloria, its lots of fun trying to get it all together in a live video.

  8. great tutorial, Gloria! thanks! Need to get those stamps! :D

  9. I think I might love Graphic 45 stamps even more than I love Graphic 45 paper (which is reallllly a lot).

  10. Gloria,

    You did a great job on your tutorial! One down....congratulations!

  11. These are great ! TFS.


  12. Great card, love it, I have one of the stamp sets, need to get it out and play with it. Thanks for the inspiration.

  13. Oh the stamps are so cute the broom and the owls, the cat ...okay who am I kidding they are ALL cute ! Love what you did Gloria !

  14. great stamps and your tutorial was excellent. Loved the postcard.

  15. Thanks for the tutorial, I learned a lot. The postcard is adorable. Hope we see more tutorials soon!