Stamp Happy

Learn cool techniques and tricks for using wood, cling, and clear stamps from Jennifer McGuire and Kristina Werner (and special guests), plus get to know Hero Arts. This mini class is the first in a new series featuring industry favorites!


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Kristina Werner
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Jennifer McGuire
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This class with Hero Arts is the first in a new mini class series where we are partnering up with some coolest stamp companies out there. You’ll learn some fun techniques and how to create some incredible cards in these classes, plus you’ll get to know the people behind these popular brands and how they came to be!

Join Jennifer McGuire, Kristina Werner, and guest artists, for this three-day class in which you’ll learn some fun tips and tricks for using clear stamps, wood stamps and cling stamps. Aaron Leventhal will also be here to tell you the story of Hero Arts and talk about these three different types of stamps.

Whether you are a new stamper, or an old pro, you are sure to be inspired by this class. Come on and get “stamp happy” with us!


  • 9+ lesson videos
  • PDFs with step-by-step written instructions that you can print out and take anywhere.
  • A forum for discussion between students, teachers, and guest artists
  • A student gallery to show your work!



Class lessons, PDF instructions, and videos are provided in English. At this time, videos are not subtitled or captioned. We hope to provide this in the future.

When you register for class, you have lifetime access to all class materials.


  • Day 1 – Wood Stamps & Techniques
  • Day 2 – Clear Stamps & Techniques
  • Day 3 – Background Stamps & Techniques
  • Wrap-Up Day – Giveaway Winners, etc.

The purpose of Stamp Happy is to inspire you to spread cheer with your own lovely handmade cards. We encourage you to take ideas and tips you learn in class and create your cards using products you have on hand. Many of these card ideas can be easily modified to use whatever fun supplies you have!

Here is a general supply list so you have an idea of what types of supplies we’ll be using in our lessons. Specific supply lists will be provided on each class day. But remember, substitutions will be easy to make in this class!

These supplies can be found at two of our favorite online retailers, Simon Says Stamp and Ellen Hutson. Also, be sure to check out Hero Arts and your local craft stores.


Just for this class, Hero Arts created a new stamp set called Stamped Just for You! You can currently get it only at Hero ArtsSimon Says Stamp, and Ellen Hutson.

  • Stamps – class will cover clear, cling, and wood.
  • Inks
  • Cardstock
  • Adhesive
  • Dies and die cutting machine
  • Basic cutting tools
  • Stamping tool, such as MISTI – recommended but not necessary
  • Basic heat embossing tools and powders

Below are many of the exact supplies used in class. Remember, you DO NOT NEED EVERYTHING. Many students find it helpful to wait to purchase any new supplies until after seeing the projects:

  • Hero Arts Candy Strip Cling Stamp (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Floral Tile Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Graphic Snowflake Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Betta Fish Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Red Panda Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Red Panda Dies (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Birthday Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Monarch Butterfly Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Betta Fish Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Goldfish Stamp Set (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Color Layering Rose Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Stamp and Cut Fishy Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Ocean Waves Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Bubbles Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Woodgrain Texture Die (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Vintage Window Die (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Flower Garden Die (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Ornate Floral Stencil (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Acetate (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Flower Garden Cling Stamp(HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Deco Flourish Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Bubbles Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Color Me Flower Cling Stamp (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Pearl Strings Cling Stamp (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Mix and Match Compliments Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts New Day Butterfly Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Mail Delivery Stamp Set (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Purr Stamp Set (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Paw Print Stamp (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Luggage Tag Stamp Set (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Teacup Flower Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Mix and Match Compliments Stamp Set (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Unicorn Wood Stamp (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Flowering Magnolia Wood Stamp (HA | SSS)
  • Hero Arts Something Magical Wood Stamp (HA)
  • Hero Arts Large Hydrangea Wood Stamp (HA)
  • Hero Arts Happy Message Die (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Hello Message Die (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Nesting Heart Infinity Dies (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Shadow Ink (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Intense Black Ink (EH | SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Unicorn White Pigment Ink (HA | SSS | EH)
  • VersaMark Ink (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Tim Holtz Distress Stains (SSS)
  • Ranger Pipettes (SSS | EH)
  • Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Paper (SSS)
  • Hero Arts Hero Hues Cardstock (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Vellum (SSS | EH)
  • MISTI Stamping Tool (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Art Impressions Stamp Positioner Tool (SSS)
  • Inkadinkado Masking Paper (SSS | EH)
  • Life Changing Blending Brushes (SSS | EH)
  • Hero Arts Liquid Watercolor (HA | SSS | EH)
  • Simon Says Stamp Happy Birthday Dies (SSS)
  • Simon Says Stamp Sentiment Strips (SSS)
Class Type Class Dates Class Price
Independent N/A $16