Turtley Great Day

Hello crafty friends!!!  It's Lisa Lahiff here today, and I'm so excited to be back on the Gerda Steiner Designs blog sharing a sweet shaker card with all of you that uses the Turtley Great Stamp Set.  I know you have all been introduced to these adorable new guys, and now it's my turn to show you just how fun this set can be...



To create this card I started by diecutting and adding the shaker...

Continue Reading

Relax... Purrrfect Father's Day Card

Hello crafty friends!  It's Lisa here with you today and I have a super Clean and Simple card to share with you that I think would be perfect to use for this upcoming Father's Day...





To create the front part of my card all I had to do was adhere pattern paper, die cut a circle off the lower right corner and stamp the first part of my sentiment.  Next, I stamped the cute kitty from the On the...

Continue Reading

Relax... Purrrfect Father's Day Card

Hello crafty friends!  It's Lisa here with you today and I have a super Clean and Simple card to share with you that I think would be perfect to use for this upcoming Father's Day...





To create the front part of my card all I had to do was adhere pattern paper, die cut a circle off the lower right corner and stamp the first part of my sentiment.  Next, I stamped the cute kitty from the On the...

Continue Reading


Have a Purr-fect Day!

Hello crafty friends!  It's Lisa, here today and I'm so happy to be back on the blog sharing another super cute Gerda Steiner set called On The Bookshelf.  The images in this set are so fun to mix and match to create different scenes, and the shelf idea is so unique!  Here's what I've created for today...


To create this cute little scene I started by first stamping the shelf, the accessories to go...

Continue Reading

Have a Purr-fect Day!

Hello crafty friends!  It's Lisa, here today and I'm so happy to be back on the blog sharing another super cute Gerda Steiner set called On The Bookshelf.  The images in this set are so fun to mix and match to create different scenes, and the shelf idea is so unique!  Here's what I've created for today...


To create this cute little scene I started by first stamping the shelf, the accessories to go...

Continue Reading

Manatee With Alcohol Ink Background

Hello Gerda Steiner Fans!  It is Lisa back today with a cute card that features the newer Oh Manatee Stamp Set and an alcohol ink background.  This was my first time playing with alcohol inks, but when I started I automatically thought of the ocean, and new my cute little Manatee would be perfect!


To create my card I started with the Alcohol Ink background where I used a mix of dropping, blowing...

Continue Reading


Manatee With Alcohol Ink Background

Manatee With Alcohol Ink Background

Hello Gerda Steiner Fans!  It is Lisa back today with a cute card that features the newer Oh Manatee Stamp Set and an alcohol ink background.  This was my first time playing with alcohol inks, but when I started I automatically thought of the ocean, and new my cute little Manatee would be perfect!
To create my card I started with the Alcohol Ink background where I used a mix of dropping, blowing...

Continue Reading

Some Fishy Love...

Hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back today as a Guest Designer, and I'm so excited to get to share a project using the new Oh Manatee Stamp Set.  Now, I have to warn you that I went in a little direction with my project.  Rather than focusing on the large and super cute Manatee's in this set I decided to give the smaller stamps some love and the spotlight on my card...


To start I stamped my fish,...

Continue Reading

Some Fishy Love...

Some Fishy Love...

Hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back today as a Guest Designer, and I'm so excited to get to share a project using the new Oh Manatee Stamp Set.  Now, I have to warn you that I went in a little direction with my project.  Rather than focusing on the large and super cute Manatee's in this set I decided to give the smaller stamps some love and the spotlight on my card...


To start I stamped my fish,...

Continue Reading


Stamped and Watercolored Background

Hello!  It's Lisa back today from Lisa's Creative Niche, and today's card features a fun stamped background created with the Reindeer and a Tree Stamp Set...


To create my card I started by stamping the tree in the center of my Bristol Cardstock and then stamped all of the decorations around it with a Versafine Ink. I then used a mix of Zig Clean Color Real Brush Makers to color the images in, as...

Continue Reading

Stamped and Watercolored Background

Stamped and Watercolored Background

Hello!  It's Lisa back today from Lisa's Creative Niche, and today's card features a fun stamped background created with the Reindeer and a Tree Stamp Set...


To create my card I started by stamping the tree in the center of my Bristol Cardstock and then stamped all of the decorations around it with a Versafine Ink. I then used a mix of Zig Clean Color Real Brush Makers to color the images in, as...

Continue Reading

Reindeer Fun!

Hello!  This is Lisa Lahiff from Lisa's Creative Niche, and I'm so happy to be back as a Guest Designer.  It's been a while, but I couldn't wait to get crafty with some of the newer Gerda Steiner goodies, and in particular the Reindeer and a Tree Stamp Set...


I just love the reindeer faces!!! So fun and each one different! I also loved the idea of Santa reaching to put the star onto of the tree. To...

Continue Reading


Reindeer Fun!

Reindeer Fun!

Hello!  This is Lisa Lahiff from Lisa's Creative Niche, and I'm so happy to be back as a Guest Designer.  It's been a while, but I couldn't wait to get crafty with some of the newer Gerda Steiner goodies, and in particular the Reindeer and a Tree Stamp Set...


I just love the reindeer faces!!! So fun and each one different! I also loved the idea of Santa reaching to put the star onto of the tree. To...

Continue Reading

Hoppiness

Hi!  It's Lisa Lahiff here again with one more card using those super cute bunnies from the Hoppiness Stamp Set...


To create this card I first die cut the circles from my patterned paper. I then used the negatives to trace onto my white panel so I would know where to stamp the bunny images. After they were stamped I colored them in and added the patterned paper on top. I wanted a little more...

Continue Reading

Hoppiness

Hi!  It's Lisa Lahiff here again with one more card using those super cute bunnies from the Hoppiness Stamp Set...


To create this card I first die cut the circles from my patterned paper. I then used the negatives to trace onto my white panel so I would know where to stamp the bunny images. After they were stamped I colored them in and added the patterned paper on top. I wanted a little more...

Continue Reading


Somebunny...

Hi!  It is Lisa Lahiff here with you today, and I have a super cute bunny card to share with you today using the new Hoppiness Stamp Set...


To create this card I started by stamping the fence several times along the bottom of my panel. I then colored this and the grass in with various Copic® Markers. Next I stamped the critters onto a separate piece of card stock, colored them in and cut them out....

Continue Reading

Somebunny...

Hi!  It is Lisa Lahiff here with you today, and I have a super cute bunny card to share with you today using the new Hoppiness Stamp Set...


To create this card I started by stamping the fence several times along the bottom of my panel. I then colored this and the grass in with various Copic® Markers. Next I stamped the critters onto a separate piece of card stock, colored them in and cut them out....

Continue Reading

Friends Fur-ever

It's Lisa here with you today and I have a super cute friend card to share with you.


To create this card I've used the Bucket's of Love Stamp Set again. In my last two projects you saw me watercolor with this set, this time I've used my Copics. I stamped, colored and cut out the kitties in the bucket. I then layered it onto various patterned papers on my cardbase. I also added my sentiment to some...

Continue Reading


Friends Fur-ever

It's Lisa here with you today and I have a super cute friend card to share with you.


To create this card I've used the Bucket's of Love Stamp Set again. In my last two projects you saw me watercolor with this set, this time I've used my Copics. I stamped, colored and cut out the kitties in the bucket. I then layered it onto various patterned papers on my cardbase. I also added my sentiment to some...

Continue Reading

Buckets of Love

Hello, hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back here today, woot woot!  I have a sweet one layer watercolored card that I've created using the Buckets of Love Stamp Set.  Check it out...


To create this card I started by stamping the bucket of hearts image repeatedly on my front panel of watercolor cardstock. Next I went in with my Gansai Tambi Watercolor set and went about making a rainbow of buckets. I just...

Continue Reading

Buckets of Love

Hello, hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back here today, woot woot!  I have a sweet one layer watercolored card that I've created using the Buckets of Love Stamp Set.  Check it out...


To create this card I started by stamping the bucket of hearts image repeatedly on my front panel of watercolor cardstock. Next I went in with my Gansai Tambi Watercolor set and went about making a rainbow of buckets. I just...

Continue Reading


Have A Purr-fect Day

Hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back here with you today and I have a super sweet new card to share with you today, using the newly released Bucket's of Love Stamp Set.  This set has some super cute kitties in it that are just begging to be colored and loved!


To create this card I stamped this cute kitty onto watercolored cardstock and used my Gansai Tambi Set to watercolor him in. I then set this off to...

Continue Reading

Have A Purr-fect Day

Hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back here with you today and I have a super sweet new card to share with you today, using the newly released Bucket's of Love Stamp Set.  This set has some super cute kitties in it that are just begging to be colored and loved!


To create this card I stamped this cute kitty onto watercolored cardstock and used my Gansai Tambi Set to watercolor him in. I then set this off to...

Continue Reading

Shaking Love Up...

Hello and Happy Friday!!! It is Lisa Lahiff again and I'm back with one more cute card using the You're Koalafied Stamp Set, and this time I'm shaking things up...


To create this fun shaker I've used the You're Koalafied Stamp Set and Matching Dies. I stamped all of my images onto separate cardstock and colored them in with Copic Markers before die cutting them out. Next I created my shaker with...

Continue Reading


Shaking Love Up...

Hello and Happy Friday!!! It is Lisa Lahiff again and I'm back with one more cute card using the You're Koalafied Stamp Set, and this time I'm shaking things up...


To create this fun shaker I've used the You're Koalafied Stamp Set and Matching Dies. I stamped all of my images onto separate cardstock and colored them in with Copic Markers before die cutting them out. Next I created my shaker with...

Continue Reading

Surprise HUG!

Hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back here with another Guest Design Post, yay!  I just can't get enough of the super cute Koalas in the You're Koalafied Stamp Set, I mean come on, just look at this little guy...



And guess what else... he's back in stock! yay!!! To create this card I started by embossing my heart onto the front of my Kraft card base. I then stamped my little koala with Memento ink several...

Continue Reading

Surprise HUG!

Hello!  It is Lisa Lahiff back here with another Guest Design Post, yay!  I just can't get enough of the super cute Koalas in the You're Koalafied Stamp Set, I mean come on, just look at this little guy...



And guess what else... he's back in stock! yay!!! To create this card I started by embossing my heart onto the front of my Kraft card base. I then stamped my little koala with Memento ink several...

Continue Reading


Guest Designer: Coffee

Hello, my name is Lisa from Lisa's Creative Niche, and I am so honored to be Guest Designing here this month!  A huge thank you to Gerda and Macy and the rest of the team for welcoming me!  Today I am working with the super cute set You're Koalafied and it's matching die set...


To create this card I started by stamping the coffee cup image randomly onto watercolor cardstock and heat embossed it...

Continue Reading

Guest Designer: Coffee

Hello, my name is Lisa from Lisa's Creative Niche, and I am so honored to be Guest Designing here this month!  A huge thank you to Gerda and Macy and the rest of the team for welcoming me!  Today I am working with the super cute set You're Koalafied and it's matching die set...


To create this card I started by stamping the coffee cup image randomly onto watercolor cardstock and heat embossed it...

Continue Reading