Perfect Paper Crafting Blog Hop Day 4


Wow this hop has been so much fun so far and the inspiration from both teams just keeps on coming! Monica joins us today with this fabulous Easter Basket.


By Monica Edwards


Materials Used: Chameleon Color Tone Pens Summer Sun (YL2) and Warm Sunset (Y03). Stamps of life My Little Chickie, Perfect Layers Mini, Perfect Cutting Mat, Easter Gable Box, Stampin Up Patterned Paper and Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.



1) Stamp image using Memento Ink on Express It paper as shown. Then  use YL2 and Y03 to color My Little Chickie,  infuse each time by counting to ten to give the blended look.



2) Then cut  chick out and use Perfect Layers Mini to create a 5/8 inch edge from the Stampin Up patterned paper.


3) Perfect LayersMini was also used to cut the patterned paper used to cover the Easter Gable box.




Here is the box all finished and ready to fill it up with Easter goodies for Monica’s nephew and niece.

Don’t forget to hop on over to the Perfect Paper Crafting Blog to see more inspiration using Chameleon Pens with their tools…romotion-day-4/ ‎

Perfect Paper Crafting Blog Hop Day 3


The fun continues today with Isha and the Perfect Paper Crafting Design Team, you can check out their creation by hopping here…romotion-day-3/ ‎



by Isha Gupta

Materials used:

Chameleon Color Tones Pens Deluxe Set; Crimson Red (RD4), Bubble Gum (PK3), Summer Sun (YL2), Seville Orange (OR4), Spring Meadow (YG3), Sky Blue (BL3), Royal Blue (BL6), Fawn (NU3) and Colorless Blender. Simon Says Stamp (Birthday Farm Animals); Simon Says Stamp (Happy Birthday word die), Winnie&Walter (Essentials: Katherine Cutaways, Goldie Trim Cutaways); Imagine Crafts/ Tsukineko ink (Memento Tuxedo Black); Cardstock: Neenah White, Recollections: Dark Blue, DCWV: Foil ; Patterned Paper: Bella Blvd. Ribbon from stash; Tools: Perfect Layers Mini and Perfect Cutting Mat.


1) Die cut the tag and stamp the image. Adhere the dark blue card stock behind it and then cut 1/16th inch border using the Perfect Layer Mini tool. This tool is Awesome and makes it so easy to have a perfect matt all around.

2) Color the Chick using Crimson Red, Bubble Gum, Summer Sun using the brush tip and infusion time of 5 seconds. Color in the beak and eyes using Seville Orange and Sky Blue using the brush tip and infusion time of 2 seconds.

3) Color the gift ribbon with Crimson Red using brush tip and infusion time of 3 seconds.
Color the gift box using Seville Orange, Summer Sun, Spring Meadow and Sky Blue using the brush tip and infusion time of 2 seconds.

4) Die cut the trim using gold foil. Die cut the word Happy 3 times, once using blue and twice using white cardstock. Stack them together keeping the blue at the top.


5) Take a strip of white card stock and color it using Seville Orange  so it matches the colors in the image. Adhere it behind the blue patterned paper and again using the Perfect Layers Mini tool, trim at 1/16th inch. Assemble everything together as the card.



The Perfect Cutting Mat works so well with the Perfect layers Mini giving a uniform finish to the tag.


We hope Isha has inspired you with the happy card, for more inspiration hop on over to the Perfect Paper Crafting Blog here…romotion-day-3/ ‎


Perfect Paper Crafting Blog Hop Day 2


Ilina is hopping today with Perfect Paper Crafting Perfect Layers Mini and the Perfect Cutting Mat, with more inspiration over on the Perfect Paper Crafting Blog here…romotion-day-2/

IlinaCrouse_february20_1by Ilina Crouse

Materials used: Chameleon Pens Deluxe Set (BR2) Hot cocoa, (NU1) Bisque, (BL3) Sky Blue, (BR5) Bark, (CG8) Cool Gray, (PR4) Purple Grape, (OL3) Olive Green, (PK3) Bubble Gum and Colorless Blender. Perfect Papercrafting Perfect Layers Mini and cutting mat, Lili of the Valley Never too old for a hug stamp, Neenah classic crest smooth solar white card stock, Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad, Papertrey ink Plum Pudding and Spring Moss card stock, Stampin’ Up! Soft Sky card stock, Papertrey ink Plum Pudding ribbon and vintage buttons, Stampin’ Up! White bakery twine, Studio Calico Darling Dear patterned paper pad, hobby knife.

You can download full step by step colour instructions for Ilina’s project by clicking the link below.

Chameleon Pens blog hop with Perfect Paper Crafting instructions



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Perfect Paper Crafting Blog Hop Day 1


We are so excited to be sharing this blog hop with Perfect Paper Crafting, their tools are a great addition to our pens. Our design team have been playing with the Perfect Layers Mini and the Perfect Cutting Mat and will be bringing you some fabulous inspiration over the coming weeks. Make sure you also check out the Perfect Paper Crafting Blog for inspiration from their team too!

Bunny 1.1


By Annette Allen

Materials used: Chameleon Color Tones Pens: Sky Blue (BL3), Bisque (NU1), Cool Gray (CG8), Crimson Red (RD4), Bubble Gum (PK3) and Hot Cocoa (BR2). Tiddly Inks Some Bunny, Perfect Paper Crafting Perfect Cutting Mat and Perfect Layers Mini, DCWV Inc. Striped Stack 6×6 paper pad, Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad, Neenah Textured off-white card-stock and misc foam adhesives.


1) Stamp images and color with Chameleon Color Tones Pens (infusing for 15 to 20 seconds).

2) Trim images leaving a hint of white around the edges.

3) Stamp sentiment on card-stock base.

4) Using your Perfect Paper Crafting Perfect Cutting Mat and Perfect Layers Mini cut two layers leaving 1/4″edges on each side and from top to bottom trim using the 3/8th” edge.

Easter 1.3

5) Take the first layer and add foam adhesives for dimension.

6) With all the layers adhered together now add to card base.

7) Add foam adhesives squares to images and adhere to card.

Bunny 1.2


Don’t forget to hop on over to the Perfect Paper Crafting Blog for more inspiration!

Easter Exploding Box

Kasia surprised us all with this fabulous Easter Exploding box!

VLUU L310 W  / Samsung L310 WBy Kasia Frezja

Just lift off the lid to reveal this cute design.

VLUU L310 W  / Samsung L310 W


Materials used:
Chameleon Color Tones Pens Deluxe Set; (NU1) Bisque, (NU3) Fawn, (RD4) Crimson Red, (PK3) Bubble Gum, (D) Detail Pen.

1) Draw two rabbits using the detail pen, then colour using Chameleon pens.

2) Cut out box base and lid and  cover with patterned paper on all sides.

3) Cut paper doilies in half and add to the sides on the inside of the box.

4) Apply lettering, bunnies, and white card stock, add a hand written greeting

5) Add the flowers and twine to finish.

Kasia added a flower to the middle of box , but you could add chocolate eggs or any other embellishment or gift that would fit into this wonderful exploding box!

Chocolate Easter Basket

We Love this chocolate Easter basket created by Ilina. Doesn’t that egg look fabulous shaded?
IlinaCrouse_february14_1By Ilina Crouse

We have a step by step downloadable tutorial for you just click the link below to download

Easter Basket with Chameleon Pens by Ilina Crouse

Chameleon Pens Deluxe Set (YO3) Warm Sunset, (OR4) Seville Orange, (BG4) Aquamarine, (YG3) Spring Meadow. Stampin’ Up! Coastal Cabana card stock, Best Year Ever Designer Series paper and accessory pack,  L Die Berry Basket,  Best Day Ever stamp set, Neenah classic crest smooth solar white card stock, Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad, Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher, Papertrey Ink Scrambled Eggs stamp set, Versamark Ink Pad.




Ilina has filled her basket with chocolate bars, but it would also be great to create several to give out to the children to collect their treats on an Easter Egg hunt!


We would love to hear if you have tried to re-create this project and what you filled your baskets with.


A Vase Full Of Colour


This beautiful vase full of color from Isha will brighten any dull day!


By Isha Gupta

Materials used:
 Chameleon Color Tones Pens Deluxe Set; Crimson Red (RD4), Bark (BR5), Summer Sun (YL2), Seville Orange (OR4), Hot Cocoa (BR2), Spring Meadow (YG3), Olive Green (OL3), Sky Blue (BL3), Bubble Gum (PK3), Purple Grape (PR4), Cool Gray (CG8); Stampendous Stamp (Cling Bowl Bouquet), MFT (Sentiment – Peaceful Wildflowers); Imagine Crafts/ Tsukineko Ink (Memento Tuxedo Black); Watercolor: Caran d’ Ache (Blue, Black and Red); Neenah White Cardstock, Strathmore water-colour paper.


1) Stamp image using Memento Tuxedo Black ink onto Neenah cardstock.

2) Color the image using the brush nib. The Roses were colored using Crimson Red (RD4), infusing the brush nib for between 3-10 seconds, depending on the petal size.
For the yellow daisy, first color using Summer Sun (YL2) and then overlay with Seville Orange (OR4) keeping the infusion time from 3-5 seconds. In the same way color the pink flowers using Bubble Gum (PK3) and Purple Grape (PR4).

3) For the leaves first use Spring Meadow (YG3) and then Olive Green (OL3) keeping the infusion time of  between 5-10 seconds.

4) For the stones, use Cool Gray (CG8) and keep the infusion time of 4 seconds.

5) Finally use Sky Blue (BL3) for the vase. Color over the stones too.

6) Fussy cut the image. Make card base using watercolor paper. Apply some blue and red color wash to create the background. Let Dry. Use black to create a base for your vase.
Adhere the image to the card base using 3D foam. Stamp sentiment and tie the twine.



We love how Isha has created that watery effect with the vase and the highlights on the petals of the flowers.

Easter Gift Envelope

Monica joins us today to share this stunning Easter Gift Envelope that she created for her Niece.



by Monica Edwards

Materials used: Chameleon Color Tone Pens Crimson Red (RD4), Grass Green (GR3), Seville Orange (OR4), Bark (BR5), Bisque (NU1), Cool Grey (CG8). Sweetstamps, Magnolia “Something Old, Something New” paper, distress inks.


Monica said her inspiration for this project was to create a gift envelope for her Easter loving Niece, who hates pink and purples, so did the project in her favourite colour red! So she made her these gift bags to hand out to all her envious friends.



Easter Bunting

Decorate your home with this fabulous Easter Bunting designed by Isha.

Isha_Springby Isha Gupta

We just love all the spring colours and the soft pastel shades that Isha has achieved on this project.

Materials used:
Chameleon Color Tones Pens Deluxe Set; Cool Gray (CG8), Crimson Red (RD4), Bubble Gum (PK3), Summer Sun (YL2), Seville Orange (OR4), Spring Meadow (YG3), Grass Green (GR3), Sky Blue (BL3), Purple Grape (PR4), Royal Blue (BL6), Aqua Marine (BG4), Colorless Blender; Stamp: Lawn Fawn (Happy Easter); Ink: Imagine Crafts/ Tsukineko ( VersaMark, Memento Tuxedo Black, Bahama Blue); Cardstock: Neenah White, Stampin’Up! (Certainly Celery, Regal Rose, Daffodil Delight, Blue); Die: Couture Creations (Doily); Embossing Powder: Judikins (Egyptian Gold)



1) Die cut the colourful doilies and the centre circles.

2) Stamp tulips directly over one of the circles. Stamp and emboss the sentiment onto another circle. Stamp the other images onto a piece of scrap paper.

3) Colour the tulips using Crimson Red, Seville Orange and Bubble Gum with the brush tip and fusing for 3 seconds.


4) Shade the eggs multi coloured using the brush tip and fusing for 2 seconds.

5) Colour the Rabbits using Cool Gray and fusing for 5-12 seconds. Colour the ears using Bubble Gum Pink and fusing for 5 seconds.


6) Colour the Chicks using Summer Sun and fusing for 8 seconds. For beak use Seville Orange and fuse for 2 seconds.


7) Assemble everything together as per the photo usind 3D foam tape and Zig glue pen.

Don’t forget to share your home decor projects using Chameleon Pens on our Facebook page and in Our Splitcoast Stampers Gallery!

A Feather As Never Seen Before

Victoria Schultz Grundy is back with us today sharing a section of a hand drawn feather that she has colored.

The whole feather was hand drawn (yes she really did draw this) and then it was copied and enlarged to create this stunning piece.

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Victoria used our Deluxe 22 pen set to colour this beautiful design, the way the colors go from light to dark really make the image pop. We have more of Victoria’s amazing art work to share with you soon.