Happy Friday! Have you seen the latest stamp release by Tonic Studios!? The designs are large, unique and whimsical and make a great focal points. Just stamp them and add color for an adorable look!  I also have a 15% OFF coupon code for you on this release, so make sure to check out the video for inspiration and for taking a closer look to the designs!

video tutorial

You can enjoy the video below or at my YouTube channel

close-up photos

In the first card I am featuring the Strawberry Joy Stamp Set ( TNCUK | TNC ) and I also used bit and pieces from the Up in the Air Stamp Set ( TNCUK | TNC ), such as the clouds and the little bird. All coloring was done using Nuvo alcohol markers.

For the next card I used the cup from the A Cup Of Happiness Stamp Set ( TNCUK | TNC ) and with some masking I created a stuck of cups. Then at the top I created my own flower bouquet by using flowers from the Flowers For You Stamp Set ( TNCUK | TNC ). All coloring was done using Nuvo alcohol markers.


Below you can find a list of all the products used today. Links to multiple online shops are available, just click the logo below each item. Affiliate links used where possible at no extra cost to you.

coupon codes

  • Use code STAMPS15 at checkout on tonic-studios website (both UK and USA) and get 15% OFF on the new stamps!
  • Use code PB15PROMO at Arteza.com for 15% OFF anything you buy. Code valid until July 31st 2020

Tonic Studios – A Cup Of Happiness…
Tonic Studios – Strawberry Joy Stamp…
Tonic Studios – Flowers For You Stamp…
Tonic Studios – Unicorn Wishes Stamp…
Tonic Studios – Up in the Air Stamp…
Nuvo – Alcohol Marker Pen Collection…
[ TNC ]
Nuvo – Marker Pen Collection – Rich…
Nuvo – Marker Pen Collection – Irish…
Nuvo – Marker Pen Collection -…
Uni-Ball Pen Signo Gel WHITE UM-153
[ SSS | SBC ]
Nuvo – Deluxe Adhesive
[ SBC | SSS ]
Therm O Web – iCraft – Purple Tape -…
[ SBC | SSS ]
Tim Holtz – Travel Stamp Platform -…
Tim Holtz – 5 inch / 12.3cm Mini…
Tim Holtz – 9.5″ / 24.13cm Titanium…
Tim Holtz – Glass Media Mat – 1914e
Tim Holtz – 8.5″ / 22cm Trimmer – 160e
Foam Mounting Tape – 36 Yards | ARTEZA
[ ARTZ ]
[ SSS ]
Dress My Craft – Mini Score Board
[ SBC ]


  1. I love the bright colors on both cards BUT my favorite is the card with the cups….
    Thank you Vicky for sharing…well done on your coloring.

  2. Those tea cups are my absolute favorite!! Reminds me of the art journal page you did with tea cups! Love these happy, fun, colorful, bright and cheerful cards. Since I love to color I’m always looking for stamp sets that have bigger images that are easier to color. I like to watch people color as I find it relaxing; on the other hand, I really, really enjoy watching your process. If I were forced to choose one over the other then I guess I would choose watching your process. Thank you so much, Vicky, for the video and for highlighting these stamp sets. I didn’t know Tonic made stamps! Happy Valentine’s Day!!!

  3. Impossible to like one over the other. Both cards will bring smiles to any recipients face…it did to mine. Adorable stamps too. I may need that house set you used, LOL. Thank you Vicki!

  4. These are definitely the happiest cards ever and perfect for Valentine’s Day! Love your work and the joy you so obviously have in doing your work. I’m so grateful for your sharing!

  5. These cards are so cute and colourful. Hard to pick a favourite as both make you smile.
    I love watching the colouring and certainly find your voice soothing.
    I really enjoy all your creativity. Thanks

  6. Fantastic cards. Very colourful. My favourite is the tea cup one. Love your videos , don’t change anything. Thank you.

  7. Vicky, it is impossible for me to chose my favorite! I love them both! Also, I love to see you color! It is not boring to me! I love your videos so much! Thanks for sharing the discount code!

  8. I love watching all of your videos and I really appreciate you taking the time to share your wonderful talents. I like the way you show how to get more out of the stamps! Great ideas that I probably wouldn’t think of. Thanks again and happy crafting

  9. Hello, Vicky,! Love these bright and cheerful cards! For me your current way of showing coloring is perfect. You show how you achieve the look while keeping the video at a nice length.

  10. Love both cards but the teacups card is my favorite (it reminds me of a prev art journal page you made —I used a similar design in my art journal and on some cards). As for coloring, I like how you show one or two leaves and flowers and then skip ahead to layout and techniques. I also appreciate when you share your thought process as you create.

  11. They indeed bring a smile on my face Vicky. I always love your cards and how you show to make them. My favorite is the one with the cups, that ladder standing up to the cups is so cute, I sometimes wonder where those little things that make your cards so special come from.
    Thank you so much for sharing and have a great weekend.

  12. You are absolutely right, these ARE the happiest cards ever! Gorgeous coloring and compositions. Love the bright and happy colors. I enjoy a mix of seeing how you color and speeding ahead through some of it.

  13. Dear Vicky love your cards, so bright and chearfull. Love to know on witch cardstock your stamped and colored your images. Hugs from the Netherlands xx

  14. Vicki, you just constantly amaze me with your creativity! I love the house with strawberries best. Well, maybe not. I love the cups too. A couple of years ago you did an art journal page with a stack of cups and that is one of my favorite art journals ever!!!
    Keep these little gems coming!

  15. Love both cards but I guess I would pick the cups card because you taught me how to use the masks to stack the cups. Also, I was just on Tonic’s site and was interested in the alcohol markers and the graphic mat you showed with the 3 colors in a circle. Is that something that is available to buy? I couldn’t find it on the site. I am very intimidated by alcohol markers and I thought it I had that guide it would help me. Thanks for all your videos and instructions, I LOVE them!

  16. I was looking everywhere and I could not find what kind of cardstock and inks you use for your projects. The most important information is missing!

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