Hand Stamped Gift Tags | Snowflake Designs

Hand Stamped Gift Tags | Using Design Stamps to Make Snowflakes at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Today’s project is for the metal stamping fans (or for those of you considering trying it!) and it’s a great project all season with a winter theme.  I’ll be showing you how to combine various design stamps together to create unique snowflake images that are beautiful for tying on packages or even to […]

Hand Stamped Jewelry | Design Stamps Wreath Necklace

Hand Stamped Jewelry | Wreath Design Stamp Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends! I have a fun DIY jewelry project for you today, combining design stamps together to create a festive holiday wreath.  Even if you’re a beginner at metal stamping, design stamps can be used in lots of ways!  Take a look and get a little inspiration for yourself! I’m using metal stamps from today’s post […]

Art Colors Life Floral Hand Stamped Necklace

The Sun Colors Flowers as Art Colors Life Hand Stamped Necklace Tutorial at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve been back in the studio, hammering away and having fun with some new ideas.  Since I’m all about ART right now, I made a floral and art themed hand stamped necklace with a touch of color and sparkle using elements from today’s post sponsor, ImpressArt! The sun colors flowers as art colors […]

Queen of Everything Hand Stamped Necklace

Queen of Everything Hand Stamped Necklace | Learn metal stamping at happyhourprojects.com

Hey hey, happy weekend!  I’m getting out my hammers this weekend and having some fun – and in case you’re thinking what I’m thinking, I’ve got a hand stamped necklace design for you to try with today’s post sponsor, ImpressArt! Now, of course the beauty of stamping is that you can personalize your blanks in […]

Hearts On Fire Hand Stamped Necklace

Heart On Fire Stamped Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’m mixing metals in today’s tutorial showing you how to make a hand stamped necklace. I’m keeping the techniques simple today, and show you how layering different metals and adding charms can give even simple designs depth and character.  If you’ve read here before, then you guys already know how much I LOVE metal […]

City Girl Textured Hand Stamped Necklace

City Girl Textured Hand Stamped Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve been enjoying some HAMMER TIME lately And I’ve got a cool new hammer to show you that’s going to take your metal stamping to the next level with all kinds of texture options.  You all KNOW I’m an ImpressArt girl if you’ve ever read here before, and they are sponsoring today’s design and […]

So Charming! Chain and Charm Bracelet

Stamped charm and chain bracelet - So Charming! at happyhourprojects.com

Charms, chains, metal, stamping, beads… oh how I love them all.  Do you like mixed media jewelry?  A little bit of this, a little bit of that, and suddenly, you’ve got something one-of-a-kind.  I designed this stamped charm and chain bracelet to look a little bit industrial and a little bit vintage (what a combination, […]

Hand Stamped Gift Ideas | Stamped Wine Stopper

Hand Stamped Gift Ideas | Stamped Wine Stopper at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Well, if you’re like me, you’re on the lookout right now for handmade gift ideas.  I spotted a wine stopper with a blank bezel recently, and I knew that I wanted to stamp a metal blank to add my own special message! I’m an ImpressArt blogger who is always trying to think up […]