Thursday, July 17, 2014

Up Up and Away Hot Air Balloon Chipboard Book

Happy Friday, everyone!  I have been a busy little beaver lately.  I finally decided to take the plunge and attempt to learn how to make a video.  I wanted to share with you this new Hot Air Balloon Chipboard Book from Sin City Stamps, as well as one of the newest stamp plates to go along with it, Up Up and Away 2.  There is lots of room to further embellish your book, add photos, quotes, or whatever you want to add to it.

Here is my first video attempt, and I hope you enjoy it as much as I enjoyed making it for you.

Supplies used:

Sin City Stamps:  Hot Air Balloon Chipboard BookUp Up and Away 2 stamp set; Gear 3 Die CutsGear 17 Die CutsGear 19 Die Cuts

Paper:  Carta Bella Well Traveled collection; 140 lb hot press watercolor paper (to stamp on)

Inks:  VersaFine Onyx Black; Distress Inks:  Evergreen Bough, Salty Ocean, Wild Honey, Brushed Corduroy, Peeled Paint

Ink Spray:  Maya Mist - Brown Mist

Acrylic Paint:  Fresco Blood Orange, Cinnamon (Paper Artsy); Malted Milk (Ranger-Jenni Bowlin);

Other:  White Gesso, foam brush, watercolor brush, matte medium, ink blending tool, Inka Gold: Gold, Copper (Viva Decor), Distress Markers, Derwent Inktense ink blocks, spinner, brad, various metal embellishments

Thanks for watching, and please be sure to visit the Sin City Stamps Online Store to see all the newest products, not only their new stamps, but also tons of new chipboard and die cut pieces for your crafting enjoyment.  And I hope you will visit the SCS blog often for lots of inspiration from the rest of the team.

Have a wonderful weekend, and happy crafting!!



  1. Barbara this is amazing congrats on your first video It was awesome and I love the piece, great job!

  2. Well done Barbara! Excellent video and project! Can't wait to see the finished book!!

  3. Barbara I can't believe this is your first video, you did a great job! Your project looks amazing... Really liked it!

  4. Barbara... I can't believe its your first video either.. It is great.. I love your mini album.. I will be sharing this and pinning it .. wowzer!!!


Thank you for visiting and leaving your kind words!
A note regarding the GDPR and EU ePrivacy Regulation:
Those leaving a comment on any post on this blog do so on the understanding that their name and personal details will be visible to anyone who visits this blog.
People entering a piece of artwork into any competition or giveaway promoted here, they do so in the knowledge that their name and blog link are visible to all who visit this blog and in so doing have published their own personal details and consented to our use of that personal information should it be selected as a winner.
Thank you.

Copyright Text

Blank Page Muse 2018 Sin City Stamps 2013