Ruff Day? Dog Encouragement Card with a Super Cute Puppy

Encouragement Card featuring Dog by Jess Gerstner for Gerda Steiner Designs

Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Howl Are You? clear stamp set. I just had to color this super grumpy little bull dog. I plan on sending him in a sealed envelope with instructions to save for a bad day. Then they can open this card and have a a little surprise inside to cheer them up. For more on the coloring check out the video:


I have...

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Take a Break Bear

Hi there,

it's Tanja here for you today and I am using a cute little bear to create a fun winter card:

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Take a Break Bear

Hi there,

it's Tanja here for you today and I am using a cute little bear to create a fun winter card:

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Video: Thin Shaker Card

Hi! This is Emily Cupely with my first video tutorial as part of the Gerda Steiner Designs design team!! :-D In the tutorial below I'll show you how I made this shaker card with only one layer of foam tape. Hope you enjoy it! :)










http://gsd-stamps.com/collections/shop-clearstamps/products/happy-fall-squirrel-clearstamp-set

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Video: Thin Shaker Card

Hi! This is Emily Cupely with my first video tutorial as part of the Gerda Steiner Designs design team!! :-D In the tutorial below I'll show you how I made this shaker card with only one layer of foam tape. Hope you enjoy it! :)










http://gsd-stamps.com/collections/shop-clearstamps/products/happy-fall-squirrel-clearstamp-set

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Stretch your Christmas stamps!!

Hi there!!

it¬īs Yolanda here, from Scraping Time. I hope you had a great start of the year.
Have you seen the new Clear Stamps on the shop??? I am looking forward to starting playing with them but meanwhile, I am going to try to stretch my Christmas stamps! Yes... don¬īt be afraid... I am not going to show you more Christmas cards this year !!! :)

I know that there are many people that after...

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Stretch your Christmas stamps!!

Hi there!!

it¬īs Yolanda here, from Scraping Time. I hope you had a great start of the year.
Have you seen the new Clear Stamps on the shop??? I am looking forward to starting playing with them but meanwhile, I am going to try to stretch my Christmas stamps! Yes... don¬īt be afraid... I am not going to show you more Christmas cards this year !!! :)

I know that there are many people that after...

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Bunny Valentines Day Card

Hey everyone!
It's Wiebke here! And It's time for the first valentine cards of this year! I just want to share with you this lovely bunny card using one upcoming adoraaaaable bunny stamp set, which is actually an easter stamp set :) And I think you guys will LOVE it!


I created a watercolored background using some soft pink and rosé colors and placed my elements on the top of it. I colored the bunny...

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Bunny Valentines Day Card

Hey everyone!
It's Wiebke here! And It's time for the first valentine cards of this year! I just want to share with you this lovely bunny card using one upcoming adoraaaaable bunny stamp set, which is actually an easter stamp set :) And I think you guys will LOVE it!


I created a watercolored background using some soft pink and rosé colors and placed my elements on the top of it. I colored the bunny...

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Happy 2016 Card Gelatos on Vellum




https://youtu.be/lP61_1cjnXI

Happy New Years everyone!! This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and I've made a New Years card for you. I've use the Late but with love stamp set and made the numbers into balloons using some vellum. I've colored the vellum with Gelatos but you can easily color with any medium that you choose. I've stamped out the Turtle and colored him using my Copic markers. I...

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Happy 2016 Card Gelatos on Vellum




https://youtu.be/lP61_1cjnXI

Happy New Years everyone!! This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and I've made a New Years card for you. I've use the Late but with love stamp set and made the numbers into balloons using some vellum. I've colored the vellum with Gelatos but you can easily color with any medium that you choose. I've stamped out the Turtle and colored him using my Copic markers. I...

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Warm Winter Wishes by Jess Gerstner

Warm Winter Wishes Snowman Card by Jess Gerstner for Gerda Steiner Designs

Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Snowman Friends clear stamp set. I love the idea of mixing snowmen with coffee cups because being outside in the snow always makes me want to come in and drink something warm.



I used some blues and greens as they are cool colors and give a winter feel to the card. I love how easy these snowmen are to fussy...

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Warm Winter Wishes by Jess Gerstner

Warm Winter Wishes Snowman Card by Jess Gerstner for Gerda Steiner Designs

Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Snowman Friends clear stamp set. I love the idea of mixing snowmen with coffee cups because being outside in the snow always makes me want to come in and drink something warm.



I used some blues and greens as they are cool colors and give a winter feel to the card. I love how easy these snowmen are to fussy...

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Meowy Christmas!!

Hi there!!

It's Yolanda here, from Scraping Time saying goodbye to the year with these two cards. 
I hope 2016 brings you happiness and "stamps"... lots of "stamps"!!...

For these cards I am going to show you today, I have been playing with the cute "Deck the Halls" clear stamps set. I think these stamps are gorgeous and have so many possibilities for your Christmas cards since it includes a couple...

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Meowy Christmas!!

Hi there!!

It's Yolanda here, from Scraping Time saying goodbye to the year with these two cards. 
I hope 2016 brings you happiness and "stamps"... lots of "stamps"!!...

For these cards I am going to show you today, I have been playing with the cute "Deck the Halls" clear stamps set. I think these stamps are gorgeous and have so many possibilities for your Christmas cards since it includes a couple...

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Peeking Santa

Hey everyone! 
It's Wiebke here today and YES, I know I know! Christmas is almost over! But I thought I just had to share this last christmas card with you guys :)

I used the Peeking Friends clear stamp set to create this little scene. I think the peeking santa is just perfect to peek from behind a window.


I die cut a window out of my card basis and placed a piece of patterned paper behind. I colored...

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Peeking Santa

Hey everyone! 
It's Wiebke here today and YES, I know I know! Christmas is almost over! But I thought I just had to share this last christmas card with you guys :)

I used the Peeking Friends clear stamp set to create this little scene. I think the peeking santa is just perfect to peek from behind a window.


I die cut a window out of my card basis and placed a piece of patterned paper behind. I colored...

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My Last Christmas Card for 2015



https://youtu.be/I_hVkWFVK0c

Aloha Guys! Merry Christmas Everyone! This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and I want to add my last Christmas card for 2015, using Gerda Steiner Designs Peekin Friends. I've used almost every single image from this stamp set and I didn't want to leave this super cute guy out :) t hope you enjoy this video and I'll see you guys back, after Christmas. Thanks...

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My Last Christmas Card for 2015



https://youtu.be/I_hVkWFVK0c

Aloha Guys! Merry Christmas Everyone! This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and I want to add my last Christmas card for 2015, using Gerda Steiner Designs Peekin Friends. I've used almost every single image from this stamp set and I didn't want to leave this super cute guy out :) t hope you enjoy this video and I'll see you guys back, after Christmas. Thanks...

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Fussy Cutting a Winter Scene and Stamping a Blizzard

Fussy Cutting a Winter Scene and Stamping a Blizzard

Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the It's Beginning to Smell a Lot Like Christmas rubber stamp set.

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Peeking Friends Christmas Tag Trio

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and this is my last post before Christmas. I am wishing you a wonderful time.

I created this Tag Trio for my loved ones - my husband, my son and my daughter:



I will have a step-by-step tutorial for each one of them up next:

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Hey everyone!
It's Wiebke here and I want to share a card with you today, which I made with THIS cute digistamp penguin winter collection!


I embossed a few stars on my background and blended over it with some Distress Inkcolors. I really wanted to get a soft looking winter background. I die cut two landscape borders out of white cardstock and placed them on the bottom to let it look like some snow...

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Hey everyone!
It's Wiebke here and I want to share a card with you today, which I made with THIS cute digistamp penguin winter collection!


I embossed a few stars on my background and blended over it with some Distress Inkcolors. I really wanted to get a soft looking winter background. I die cut two landscape borders out of white cardstock and placed them on the bottom to let it look like some snow...

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Reindeer spinner card

Hi there!!

It's Yolanda here, from Scraping Time. I am very happy today because I have made my first spinner card. Can you believe it??

For this occasion, I have been playing with the cute reindeer from "Holiday Friends" clear stamps.
The reindeer stamp is perfect for this kind of cards since it is completely symmetrical so it makes it very easy.


Firstly, I stamped the reindeer twice with Memento...

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Tiny Stamps - Great Cards ... Part 2

Hi there,

it's Tanja here again and as promised I will be showing you the second card using small stamps:

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Tiny Stamps - Great Cards ... Part 2

Hi there,

it's Tanja here again and as promised I will be showing you the second card using small stamps:

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Video: DIY Snow Globe ‚Ēā Shaker card

Hello everybody!! This is Emily Cupely and today I'm here as a guest designer with a video where I made my own snow globe with my circular dies and created a shaker card with it. For the images, I used the adorable stamps in the Snowman Friends stamp set. Hope you enjoy the video tutorial below!! ^_^

***Don't forget to participate in the GIVEAWAY on my Instagram: @EmiCup! :)










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4 Christmas Tags with Added Shimmer






https://youtu.be/fxAdy82q_no

Aloha Guys!  This is Joyce from http://enjoysrappin2.com and today I have 4 tags for you with these adorable snowmen.  I cut these out using some Neenah desert storm card stock and added shimmery snow banks along with some vellum.  I colored the images using some watercolor pencils.  I hope you enjoy these tags and I'll see you guys back next time.  Thanks again :)

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Video: DIY Snow Globe ‚Ēā Shaker card

Hello everybody!! This is Emily Cupely and today I'm here as a guest designer with a video where I made my own snow globe with my circular dies and created a shaker card with it. For the images, I used the adorable stamps in the Snowman Friends stamp set. Hope you enjoy the video tutorial below!! ^_^

***Don't forget to participate in the GIVEAWAY on my Instagram: @EmiCup! :)










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4 Christmas Tags with Added Shimmer






https://youtu.be/fxAdy82q_no

Aloha Guys!  This is Joyce from http://enjoysrappin2.com and today I have 4 tags for you with these adorable snowmen.  I cut these out using some Neenah desert storm card stock and added shimmery snow banks along with some vellum.  I colored the images using some watercolor pencils.  I hope you enjoy these tags and I'll see you guys back next time.  Thanks again :)

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All Over Snowman Christmas Card


Snowman Christmas Card by Jess Crafts using Gerda Steiner Designs Snowman Friends

Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Snowman Friends stamp set. I used the littlest snowman to create my own background paper and filled in any gaps for small hearts.

Snowman Christmas Card by Jess Crafts using Gerda Steiner Designs Snowman Friends

You can make your own background paper with any stamp but I recommend starting from the center and working out and having a small stamp or two in mind to fill the gaps. The...

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All Over Snowman Christmas Card


Snowman Christmas Card by Jess Crafts using Gerda Steiner Designs Snowman Friends

Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Snowman Friends stamp set. I used the littlest snowman to create my own background paper and filled in any gaps for small hearts.

Snowman Christmas Card by Jess Crafts using Gerda Steiner Designs Snowman Friends

You can make your own background paper with any stamp but I recommend starting from the center and working out and having a small stamp or two in mind to fill the gaps. The...

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Tiny Stamps - Great Cards ... Part 1

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I prepared two cards for you featuring some of the smaller stamps from two of the Gerda Steiner Designs winter sets.

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Tiny Stamps - Great Cards ... Part 1

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I prepared two cards for you featuring some of the smaller stamps from two of the Gerda Steiner Designs winter sets.

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Green Christmas!

Hi there!

It's Yolanda here, from Scraping Time. Today, I want to share with you a couple of works made with some of the cuttest Christmas stamps from the shop: Deck the Halls, Holiday Friends and Peeking Friends. All of them are clear stamps and I love how adorable they are!

When I started thinking about this post, I thought I wanted to use any bright colour since I`m usually making softer cards...

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Traditional colored christmas card

Hi everyone!
It's Wiebke here and today I want to a share a card made with the Snowman Friends set!
For some of you not knowing me - I LOVE craft paper backgrounds for christmas cards. Omg, no single christmas without a plenty of these! Today, I combined this cute little snowman with an clear embossed craft paper background. To let it look a bit more interesting, I blended some brown Distress Ink...

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Traditional colored christmas card

Hi everyone!
It's Wiebke here and today I want to a share a card made with the Snowman Friends set!
For some of you not knowing me - I LOVE craft paper backgrounds for christmas cards. Omg, no single christmas without a plenty of these! Today, I combined this cute little snowman with an clear embossed craft paper background. To let it look a bit more interesting, I blended some brown Distress Ink...

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How to create Depth using Inexpensive color pencils





Aloha Guys!  This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and today I'm sharing how to achieve depth and dimension using some inexpensive color pencils.  You can layer multiple layers to create the look that you want.  I hope you liked this card and I'll see you next time.  Thanks again :)


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How to create Depth using Inexpensive color pencils





Aloha Guys!  This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and today I'm sharing how to achieve depth and dimension using some inexpensive color pencils.  You can layer multiple layers to create the look that you want.  I hope you liked this card and I'll see you next time.  Thanks again :)


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Clean and Simple Christmas Card and Thankful for YOU Giveaway!


Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Deck the Halls and Holiday Friends stamp sets. I wanted to create a fun background for a bold sentiment. But since it is American Thanksgiving I have a special little giveaway for you if you visit the YouTube video to comment. Check out the video for more:


I love how there are several faces included for the...

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Clean and Simple Christmas Card and Thankful for YOU Giveaway!


Hello crafty friends! It's Jess from JessCrafts.com. Today I am sharing a card made with the Deck the Halls and Holiday Friends stamp sets. I wanted to create a fun background for a bold sentiment. But since it is American Thanksgiving I have a special little giveaway for you if you visit the YouTube video to comment. Check out the video for more:


I love how there are several faces included for the...

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Merry Christmas Reindeer

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I would like to show you this sweet Reindeer Tag Card step-by-step:

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Merry Christmas Reindeer

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I would like to show you this sweet Reindeer Tag Card step-by-step:

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Gingerbread men...

Hi there!

It's Yolanda here, from Scraping Time.  Since I had in my hands the gingerbread man, from the "Holiday friends" stamps set, I thought about the card I've finally made!


As you can see, I made the dish with two different sizes of circle die cuts. Then I used fine detail white embossing powder for the gingerbread men. I think they are so cute and you have the possibility of changing the faces...

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Gingerbread men...

Hi there!

It's Yolanda here, from Scraping Time.  Since I had in my hands the gingerbread man, from the "Holiday friends" stamps set, I thought about the card I've finally made!


As you can see, I made the dish with two different sizes of circle die cuts. Then I used fine detail white embossing powder for the gingerbread men. I think they are so cute and you have the possibility of changing the faces...

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Do you wanna build a snowman?

Hey everyone!
It's Wiebke here today and I have another christmas card for you!


I looooved using one of the cute snowmen of the Snowman Friends stamp set! I colored him and the two birdies with ZIG Clean Color Real Brushes.


I used a snowflake stencil and embossingpaste for the background. To get that night sky look, I colored over it with some watercolors. To finish the card up, I put some liquid...

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Do you wanna build a snowman?

Hey everyone!
It's Wiebke here today and I have another christmas card for you!


I looooved using one of the cute snowmen of the Snowman Friends stamp set! I colored him and the two birdies with ZIG Clean Color Real Brushes.


I used a snowflake stencil and embossingpaste for the background. To get that night sky look, I colored over it with some watercolors. To finish the card up, I put some liquid...

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Create a Cute Christmas Tag

Hi crafters! I'm excited to be back as guest designer today. Gerda has such a wonderful clear stamp set for the holiday season (one among many!) that I just had to craft with it!

The set features different characters that are drawn to peek out from behind something. The images are not complete, so you don't have to worry about masking or about coloring the entire image.


I started by stamping the...

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Create a Cute Christmas Tag

Hi crafters! I'm excited to be back as guest designer today. Gerda has such a wonderful clear stamp set for the holiday season (one among many!) that I just had to craft with it!

The set features different characters that are drawn to peek out from behind something. The images are not complete, so you don't have to worry about masking or about coloring the entire image.


I started by stamping the...

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How to get Glowing Christmas light effect using Gelatos






Aloha Guys! This is Joyce from http://enjoyscrappin2.com and today I'm sharing 2 cards using the Deck the Halls stamp set and some tips on how to get a look of glowing Christmas lights with watercoloring. This is my first Christmas card of the year, and I wanted to start with this adorable kitty. I've watercolored the kitty using Gelatos on a Classic Linen Card stock, which gave such a great...

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