Thank You Card | Fun Stampers Journey Coach Alex Gomez

IMG_4890Hello Crafters and welcome back to my blog.  Today I am sharing a Watermelon Thank You card that I’ve created for my May 2017 Fun Stampers Journey customers.  This card features Bloom Benefits available in our Spring into Summer Mini Catalog, valid through June 30th, 2017.  If you’re new to Fun Stampers Journey, we offer a FREE gift with every $50 purchase.  The What a Melon stamp set featured in my Thank You card is available for FREE as one of the bloom benefit choices we currently have available.

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May 2017 Favorites Review – Fun Stampers Journey – YouTube – Alex Gomez

Hello Crafty friends and thanks for joining me on my blog today.  I wanted to quickly review and share my favorite paper crafting products that I’ve been using in May.

Decorative Doily and Too Cute stamp set by Fun Stampers Journey with Coach Alex Gomez

One of the items on my list is a stamp set you’ve seen several times on my blog this month.  I’m talking about the May Bloom Box stamp set of the month, the Decorative Doily stamp set.  I want to remind you to get signed up for the Bloom Box by May 31st to receive that exclusive card kit and not have to wait for the stamp set to release later this year.  The Bloom Box is always fun because it gives you a fun piece of Happy Mail to look forward to every month.

Fun Stampers Journey Planner Stickers and sparkle washi tape

Another item on my May 2017 Favorites is the Fun Stampers Journey scallop washi tape. The scallop washi tape is perfect to use in your planners but also add it to your cards for some extra bling.  I love our sparkle tapes so much, I also heard a rumor that we will be releasing even more exclusive washi in our new catalog launch.

Stickers! I love my planners and have also been memory keeping in my A5 I Hearts Planner.  I have been taking advantage of the sticky notes that Fun Stampers Journey carries, perfect for decorating your creative planner and your cards.  These stickers feature a script font and they are clear backed, perfect for layering on projects.

IMG_4962For more of my May 2017 Favorites, Please watch my YouTube tutorial.  I also left links of the products from my video listed below.

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Fun Stampers Journey Clearance Rack and Break Up Sale 2017 – Stamp Sale!

Hello Crafty Loungers, I am here today to share our amazing sale on our retiring stamps and also on some old favorites.  As you may know, our new catalog will launch on July 1st and I can hardly wait!!

So what does that mean for you? It’s the perfect time to stock up on some new stamps at a great discount!  Enjoy 30% off your favorite retiring items. Please note, items are selling fast so grab them while you can.  You can visit my online store here and click on Break Up Sale under Shop button.


Fun Stampers Journey Retirement Sale 2017

Click here to view the Break Up List. You can also view them in the shop – Break Up Sale category.


Another great sale Fun Stampers Journey is offering is our Clearance Rack!
For our Clearance Rack, we are bringing a few items back by popular demand. These formerly retired are available at 50% off while supplies last!

Fun Stampers Journey Clearance Sale 2017

See the full list here with product icon images. You can also view them in the shop –Clearance Rack category. These items are in very short supply. Be sure to select them now!

Here’s an example of a Beautiful Bride card perfect for upcoming summer weddings using the returning Beautiful Bride Stamp Set. This stamp set was truly a customer favorite and I’m glad you have another chance to purchase it.

Beautiful Bride – Fun Stampers Journey stamp set

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Decorative Doily Greeting Card – Fun Stampers Journey

Be Amazing Collection by Fun Stampers Journey with Alex Gomez

This month’s stamp of the month out of the Bloom Box is proving to be one of my favorites.  If you’ve followed my blog lately, you’ll see I was able to use it in my planner and for a Mother’s Day card.  Now I’ve created another card featuring our Be Amazing collection colors. I love the bright and fun colors from the Be Amazing collection available in our Inspiration Book & Catalog, please email me to request a copy of visit my online store to purchase one.

Card swap – Fun Stampers Journey – Alex Gomez

Using the re-inkers from the Be Amazing collection, I was able to create this vibrant background for today’s card.  I started out by applying a few drops of re-inker and used our fusion blender as well onto a piece of plastic.  I then dipped my stamps onto this plastic color palette.  I really liked the way the background turned out and hope to use this technique for my upcoming swaps at the Annual Fun Stampers Journey convention in June.

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3 Ways to use Decorative Doilies Stamp Set – May 2017 Bloom Box – Fun Stampers Journey

May Bloom Box – Fun Stampers Journey

If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll remember that I shared the May 2017 Bloom Box exclusive card kits and stamp set on May 1st here.  The Bloom Box is just a fun piece of happy mail to look forward to every month.  You can create 4 beautiful cards and learn some techniques and tips that can be used again and again. I love the sentiments and doilies of this gorgeous Decorative Doily stamp set, best of all we were able to order a coordinating die set.

Decorative Doilies – Planer Stamping Layout – Fun Stampers Journey

If you want a closer look at the May 2017 Bloom Box, be sure to check out my Crafty Lounge YouTube channel for the YouTube Unboxing video I filmed here.  I walk you through the box the Fun Stampers Journey Bloom Box comes in and show you all the contents.

Well, if you follow me over on Instagram at @alex_stamps, you’ll probably notice that I’m a bit of a #PlannerAddict.  Yep, I said it. I am Planner Obsessed!  I loved the exclusive stamp set in the May kit of the month so much that I had to use it in my latest planner layout.  I used my A5 Webster’s Pages exclusive Fun Stampers Journey planner to do a little bit of memory keeping here.

Memory Planning – Fun Stampers Journey for Webster’s Pages Planners

The third way I’ve already used this awesome stamp set is by making quick Mother’s Day note cards for my co-workers and family.  If you were here on the blog yesterday, you saw my quick project share featuring the Annual Celebration stamp set paired with this gorgeous Decorative Doily stamp set.  I hope you enjoyed some of the ideas I shared today and you’re inspired to create.

Mother’s Day Card using Fun Stampers Journey with Alex Gomez

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Celebrating Mother’s Day – Mother’s Day Flower Petal Card – Fun Stampers Journey

Fun Stampers Journey Mother’s Day Card

Today I wanted to share a quick and easy card I made using a few of my favorite Fun Stampers Journey’s stamps and dies.  The May 2017 Bloom Box has quickly become one of my favorites.  As you can see on my latest YouTube video, I have used the stamp set in my planner layouts and also in my latest project for friends and family.

In today’s project share, I made a quick treat holder and card for my sister and my co-workers.

I cut a 3 by 3 square out of whip cream cardstock and used the new Decorative Doily stamp set to decorate the quick and easy Mother’s Day card.  I love the Annual Celebration Stamp set. It is definitely one of my favorite stamp sets.  I can use it all year long and it is a must have for your collection.

IMG_4161I added a bit of the new Sparkle Silk, I absolutely LOVE IT! My photograph really doesn’t do this silk any justice. It is an amazing product to add to your crafty closet.  I mounted the card onto my petal note envelope using white liner tape and voila! A quick and easy card to hand out to family and co-workers.  I even included a little ghirardehli treat and picture in each note I gave out.  I hope you’ll try this out as well, let me know if you do.  Share a project link below.

Quick Mother’s Day Card – Feliz Dia De Las Madres – Fun Stampers Journey

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Product’s used:

Decorative Doily Set – May 2017 Bloom Box Stamp Set [KO-0001]
Petal Note Die Set [DI-0273]
Annual Celebration Stamp Set [SS-0167]
Cool Pool True Color Fusion Ink Pad [IP-0074]
Cranberry Bliss 8.5×11 Cardstock [CS-0090]
Sparkle Silk [IP-0126]
Sweet Berry True Color Fusion Ink Pad [IP-0029]
Sour Lemon Ink Pad [IP-0115]
Whip Cream 8.5 x 11 Cardstock [CS-0040]



Create a Thank You or Sympathy Card – Fun Stampers Journey May Bloom Box – Decorative Doily Stamp Set

It’s May, can you believe it?  We are nearly half way through this year!  This month i’m sharing an elegant and gorgeous stamp set called Decorative Doily.  This stamp set features exactly that, a few gorgeous and decorative Doilies.  The Decorative Doily stamp set also comes with 3 sentiments.  The sentiments in this set are: Thank You, Thinking of You and Well Wishes.  It’s the perfect stamp set for honoring others, whether sending a Thank You card or a Sympathy Card. So let me show you the May Bloom Box.  Now, if you’re new, Bloom Box is a monthly subscription stamp and card kit from Fun Stampers Journey!  I love receiving happy mail every month that I can create with.  Each kit is $24.95 + tax and shipping.

Here’s what you get in your kit:

  •  An exclusive red rubber stamp set.
  • 4 card kits featuring pre-cut elements, cardstock, and coordinating embellishments.
  • A full color brochure with complete step-by-step  instructions for each card
  • Tips & Techniques from Richard Garay
Fun Stampers Journey Inspiration Book and Catalog – Alex Gomez, Coach 29

Sign up for this monthly kit and receive a FREE Fun Stampers Journey Inspiration Book & Catalog (a $12.95 retail value) from me as a Thank You for joining Bloom Box.  Our Inspiration Book & Catalog is over 300 color pages filled with inspiration to get you creating!

Visit my website at and click on Bloom Box to sign up.

Be sure you are shopping with me, Coach Alex Gomez – Item #: KO-0001

Here’s a closer look at the cards you’ll be creating in your kit.I can’t wait to use this stamp set for my planners and cards.

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