Puppy Mail for You - Sweet card by Karen

June 24, 2020

Puppy Mail for You - Sweet card by Karen

Hello everyone, it’s Karen here today. I wanted to make a happy mail card using the new “Puppy Mail” stamp set from Gerda Steiner Designs.  I love to get happy mail (especially when it’s crafting supplies!), but a fun or loving note from someone is equally as good to receive and this stamp set is perfect for those cards.

Inside the card

I coloured my images with copic markers and added a few extra envelopes. I drew my envelopes but you could easily stamp the mailbox stamp again and use a few from the mail pile already on the stamp.

I then made a stencil from a “Bright Hearts” Memory Box die I had just received - in some happy mail! - and ink blended the hearts in Distress Oxide Worn Lipstick in the center of my card. Then I applied some Moonstone glimmer paste over this and let it all dry. Once it was dry I glued my puppy mail box image over the stencilled area and added a few extra envelopes to fill in the gaps. I stamped the sentiment just below my scene and the card front was done! 

I love it when there’s a little something extra on a card, so on the inside, I added the two puppy images. I stamped the “I woof you” sentiment on some white cardstock, and die cut it with a speech bubble die I had in my stash (I had to do a little partial die cutting to make it fit around the words).  I ran a black marker around the edges to highlight the speech bubble, and then glued it onto the inside of my card. This was a quick and simple card to make, and it’s just so nice to have some stamps in your supplies that can make a great “thinking of you” type of card. I hope you’ll give this card a try! 



Leave a comment


Also in Gerda Steiner Designs

Santa says Happy Holidays

October 24, 2021

Hi everyone! It’s Jeannie (InsideoutJeans) on the blog today with Gerda Steiner Design’s stamp set named, Santa with Letters. It's such a cute set that you can do a bunch of things with (I have a couple more ideas).



The first project I wanted to create was, of course, a holiday card. I stamped out the Santa first and colored it up with Copics. Since this Santa is holding a banner, I wanted to...

Continue Reading

You're A-maize-ing by Noga Shefer

October 22, 2021


 

Hi crafty friends,  Noga  
here and I am so happy to share with you another project for Gerda Steiner Designs today.

My card featuring the adorable  Yams & Corn 4x6 Clear Stamp Set and  Yams and Corn Die Set. This set is must have!!

To make this card I die cut a scallop frame die out of Bristol smooth cardstock. 
I ink blended the background  using  squeezed lemonade distress oxide ink and splashed...

Continue Reading

Namasleigh Christmas Card with *Video*
Namasleigh Christmas Card with *Video*

October 19, 2021

Hello and welcome, it’s Karen here again today. 

Continue Reading