Stampscapes

Stampscapes 101: Video 1. Seamless Scenes

In this first Stampscapes video the basic idea of the Stampscapes line is covered which is the general concept of scene building and how the stamps are applied ...

How to Create a Scenic Stampscapes Cutout Card - Part One

This two part project showcases the ink swipe technique and a truly spectacular card. Be sure to watch this step by step tutorial and also visit my blog as well.

Distress Oxide inks and photo paper technic!! & Stampscapes card tutorial!!

Learn this new technic using distress oxides inks and stampscapes stamps card tutorial!!! Supper cool!!!

Stampscapes 101: Video 293. Paths and Roads

Visual "lead-ins" can provide your scenes with an added emotional temptation for viewers to "enter" your scene and explore what you've created for them.

Stampscapes 101: Video 309. Stamp-A-Long #18

Video 308, with my full sized 8.5" x 11" scene, seemed to pique some interest or curiosity so I thought I would do a more standard card sized version of it in a ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 203. How do I start? (Nature Sets)

For those new to scenic stamping, it can be difficult to figure out what might be a good selection of stamps to start out with. The Nature Sheets can be a good way ...

Stampscapes: Upcoming designs

An update here on new Stampscapes designs in the works. Most of these designs are done but I'm always tinkering with them until the last moment before I scan ...

No Line Distress Inking with Stampscapes

Using the Stampscape set, and distress inks, I am creating a scenery card. It is a very quick way of making distress inks pull together to look like a painting.

Stampscapes 101: Video 310F. Mood and Media (dye on glossy VI)

I love what a simple white gel pen can provide in a scene. Sometimes, it's highlights on a rock or stars in the sky. For a cold winter scene, you can apply more ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 312. Halloween Card: Moon & Skeleton III

The finished scene from Video 310H inspired me to create a sequence of imagery for a 3 part series. This scene represents the final scene but I'm doing them ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 135. Warm up scene.

If I haven't stamped in a while, I like to do what I consider a "warm up" scene which is just about getting some ink on paper and not worrying about a composition.

Stampscapes 101: Video 201. "Peace" (Black Card Stock)

I sat down at my desk tonight and saw a piece of black paper and decided to see what would happen if I stamped an image on it in white ink. From there, it was ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 310E. Mood and Media (dye on glossy V)

There's a stillness and silence that can be achieved in scenic stamping by using a few tricks and limiting your tonal range in the scene. Fog, in real life, breaks up ...

Stampscapes: Shuttle Art 88 Double Sided Alcohol Pen Set unboxing

I don't use a lot of alcohol pen ink but I do use them for small/detailed areas in my stamped scenes where a sponged color application isn't conducive for the ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 131. The Sky and the Sea

Using photos is a great way to reference both composition and color schemes. I use a photo for inspiration on this scene but it eventually takes on a life of its own ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 11. Re-inking Pens

Extend the life of your dye based media using re-inking fluid. The basics of re-inking is to use the a re-inker fluid with its pad counterpart but, with some brands, ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 310N. Mood and Media (Petallics and Bleed Proof White)

The metallic or iridescent styles of cardstock can almost resist dye based inks depending on the brand combinations you're using. For this scene, we use that ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 18. Finishing ideas for finished scenes.

Sometimes I'm asked what I do with my finished scenes. What do you do with a scenic stamped card? With mine, some of them are just left "as is" while others ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 306. Modular Design Considerations

There can be a lot of design considerations that go into modular stamp designs. In scenic stamping, there are textures, individual elements, subjects, filler ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 310B. Mood and Media (dye on glossy II)

Scene two of the Mood and Media series of videos. This scene represents a daytime scene depicting "local color" where trees are green and brown, sky and ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 15. "Cloud Depth and Texture"

Add additional dimension to your sky forms with targeted soft form masking using a simple torn paper towel technique. Stamps used: Figure and Bridge by 100 ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 294. Speed Coloring

I have a hard time leaving a bunch of unfinished compositions/stamp sketches on my table so I decided that I would try and finish all 6 in a mass production style.

Stampscapes 101: Video 310M Mood and Media (White on Black)

We're usually doing dark on light impressions in stamping but it's fun to do a reverse style of light-on-dark project at times for a different take. One of the most ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 283 A Wonderful Walk

A simple composition here but I tried to vary the the impressions with subtle color changes and values by coloring with pens and removing some of the ink before ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 310H. Mood and Media (dye on glossy VIII)

I love holiday scenes and have fun with the Halloween genre. I like the idea of stamping out some dark and dreary atmospheres but I still like them to be deep, ...

Stampscapes 101. Video 12A. "The Ledge" Part I

Part one of a two part video. In this scene we'll explore some of the concepts that have been demonstrated in previous videos including the blending of imagery, ...

Stampscapes 101: Video 55. Double Falls.

Two large falls comprise the main elements of this composition. Define the area around moving water to emphasize the reflective quality of the element as it ...