You Are Awesome Hippo

April 12, 2016

Hi there,

it's Tanja here for you and I would like to show you the creation of this fun masculine card step by step:

  • stamp the adorable hippo from the Gerda Steiner Designs Hippo in Disguise stamp set with Memento (Tuxedo Black) and color the image with Delta and Touch Twin Brush Markers
  • add Wink of Stella Silver Glitter to his belt buckle 
  • I stamped a little "F" into the buckle as well because I created the card for my son Finn
  • create a background on white cardstock using the same purple markers and the Distress Marker Spritzer
  • stamp the first part of the sentiment from the Gerda Steiner Designs Happy Hoppy stamp set with Memento (Tuxedo Black) onto a little strip of cardstock colored with a purple marker
  • add a dark purple strip underneath and to the left side of the card
  • continue the stitching on the left side of the sentiment strips
  • stamp the second part of the sentiment from the same stamp set with the same black ink for the hippo to stand on
  • add some 4mm and 6mm purple sequins as final embellishments

I hope you got inspired.

Yours,

 



Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Gerda Steiner Designs

Guest Design - Making A Framed Card with Partial Die Cutting | Card Video |

October 16, 2018

Hello Everybody!
Today I am sharing an episode about creative use of Partial Die cutting technique for Clean and Simple cards.
Video Tutorial: Making A Framed Card with Partial Die Cutting with Gerda Steiner Designs Bats
Today I am featuring the Gerda Steiner Designs Bats 4x6 Clear Stamp Setand coordinating dies set. This set includes five main stamps - three bats, a spider, a web, as well as a couple of accessory stamps for creating a background and several phrase builders. This set is very...

Continue Reading

Coffee Monster Mondays!

October 15, 2018

Happy Monday everyone! I don't know about you but I'm a coffee feen and I NEED my first cup of coffee in the morning to start my day. Otherwise, I'll be pretty cranky or per this stamp set, turn into a monster!

Today's set focuses on the Coffee Monster set. There are four coffee monster images in this set and a handful of cute sentiments that go along with them.

I really wanted to use this set on...

Continue Reading

Tigerkid and Monsterkid

October 15, 2018

Hi, Margreet here.
This is my second creation with the Gerda Steiner Designs Halloween Kids Digital Stamps Bundle.
This time I used Tigerkid and Monsterkid.
I adhered the designpaper on the purple cardstock.
I die cut the spider and its web and adhered this in the left corner.
Then I colored Tigerkid and Monsterkid with copics, and added some googly eyes.
The black cats (Joy!crafts) were die cut twice. 
...

Continue Reading