Stampin’ Basics Lesson 5

Hello and welcome to Lesson 5 of the HCHC Stampin’ Basics Series. The series is the perfect introduction to stamping for beginners or a refresher for those with some experience. If you missed the video, simply scroll to the bottom of this blog post to watch.

In this Series you will learn how to stamp and how to get great results from your stamping – whether you are interested in making cards, scrapbooking or any other paper craft. Once we’ve covered the absolute basics we’ll step it up and discover some great techniques that will take your projects to the next level. But, don’t worry, we’ll make sure you have all the ground-work in place first!

Stamping for Beginners Course Lesson 5 Adhesive

Last week…

In lesson 4 of my ‘stamping for beginners’ course we looked at the different types of cardstock available from Stampin’ Up! and I also gave you some inspiration on how to use your Designer Series Paper (DSP) so that it doesn’t just sit on the shelf! If you missed the video or the associated blog post you can find them here… Lesson 4 blog post – the video can be found at the end of the blog post.

This week…

This week’s lesson features Adhesive. In the video I discuss the different types of adhesive available from Stampin’ Up! and how to use them. You can view the whole range here or click on the individual links below.


I hope you are enjoying the course so far. If you have any questions or comments about the content in Lessons 1-5, please leave them below or email me at

Next week…

In Lesson 6 of my ‘stamping for beginners’ course, you will learn all about the Stamparatus which is Stampin’ Up!s fabulous stamping platform!

Lesson 6 will premiere on Monday 15th June at 09:00 on my YouTube Channel.

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That’s all for now, see you next time! Happy crafting, h x