Hello Little One

Hi everyone! It's Jeannie and I'm back to share another card with you today using one of Gerda Steiner Designs' stamp, Hello Little One. This is one of the images that was originally a digital stamp and now converted to a clear stamp. Personally, I love clear stamps over digital stamps because I want to be able to stamp directly to a card base.

In this case, I actually fussy cut the image out...

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Hey friend! You are the best!

Hello everyone!

Francesca here, from Unarcobalenodicolori.

 This is my first make as GD for Gerda Steiner Designs: I'm so thrilled! 

I created a card in a box featuring the totally adorable and super cute "FOXES" Clear Stamps Set.



I colored the foxes, owl and mushrooms with Zig clean color real brush and made the details with colored pencils and white gel pen.




I embellished my card with enamel dots...

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Have a beary sweet day! - Larissa


Goodmorning, today I am posting a new card on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. This time I made a card with the digital stamp Bear with sign from Gerda Steiner design.



I have coloured the image with my Polychromos pencils and the black glaze pen. I used a white gelpen to add dots on the cheeks of the bear. Then I have fussy cut the image. I have die-cut a circle from white cardstock with the...

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What's on the Table?

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I created this adorable Birthday Card using images from the Gerda Steiner Designs What's on the Table? digital stamp set:

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Happy friends....!!

Hi everyone

It's Ashlee here today with my first Gerda post for the new year...
I hope you have all had a fantastic start to 2019!!

I have a card to share with you using the brand new set "Lovely pandas"....
(The store will be re-open today so you will be able to shop for this fantastic new set) 
It is just the cutest set of pandas and sentiments!!


I wanted to create an ombre pink card with a pile of...

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Long Time No See - Miss You Card



Hello and Happy Monday Crafty Friends!  Tina here from Cards and Coffee Time. Today I am sharing a project with the adorable Gerda Steiner Designs - Long Time No See Stamp set:)  I Love this little guy with his XL hat covering his eyes:)


The sentiments are super fun too! Next to Birthday cards the ones I make the most are Miss You cards. Most of my family live in California, I live in the...

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Spring Bunny Friends

Hi Everyone, Melissa here.


For today's card I have used the 'Spring Bunny Friends' digital stamp.

The image has been printed onto Copic X-Press It blending card and coloured with Copic Markers.  Fuzzy cut around the image and set aside.
Cut the frame from white card.
Layer the outside from onto white card stock and set aside. This will be the card base.
Colour the inserts of the frame with Dioxide...

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Lovely pandas with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts here with you today with a cute card using a brand new set called Lovely pandas. :)

Take a look at the card:
I wanted to make a cheerful card for a friend, so I colored in the pandas using the alcohol markers. I used the traditional black and white colors with a touch of pink on their cheeks.

Then, I took a piece of white card stock in size of my card base from...

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XOXO

Happy Friday! Cathy here getting a start on Valentine's cards with the new 
Lovely Pandas stamp set.

I thought this little guy would be cute peeking out from some candy hearts.



I started by die-cutting a piece of white cardstock for the bottom panel and inking it with Dried Marigold, Picked Raspberry, Worn Lipstick and Abandoned Coral distress inks.

I die-cut the top panel using a large heart die and...

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Kitty Birthday Wishes

Hello again!  Allison Cope here again!  Happy New Year to you all!  I hope you had a wonderful evening celebrating the coming in of 2019 with family and friends!

Today I’m at my desk creating a simple birthday card featuring some digital stamps of kitties, cakes and presents.   This digi stamp is called "What's on the Table?"

Join me at my desk…
 Click to see in HD.

Here’s a quick look at the card...

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What's On The Table Birthday Card with Karla


Hello friends! Karla back today with a fun and interactive birthday card featuring the adorable kitty from the What's On The Table digital stamp and all her awesome accessories! I love that there are so many ways you can use this stamp.


I decided to use a Flip Slider die to add these cute birthday accessories onto. That's one of the great things about digi stamps - you can resize them to customize...

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Sending you BIG hugs!

Hi, all! Rebekah here with you this evening showing you a super long, not your average sized card using the Lovely Pandas Stamp Set.

These little bears had me in love at first sight! There are so many creative ways you can use this set and really let my imagination take over with this card!



I wanted it to look like the litte panda with the balloon was sending a 'big hug' to the panda at the top of...

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A Winter Thanks!

Howdy everyone!  I’m Ally and today I’m going to share wintry thank you card to send to someone special for that wonderful holiday gift.

I’m working with the two penguins from the “Dancing Penguins” digital stamp collection.  These 2 penguins are also accompanied by a sweet little decorated tree, some Christmas decorations and a variety of different packages.

Now… grab a cup of your favorite...

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Dachshunds Shaker Card

Hi!  Marilyn from One Stamping Fool here and I hope you had a great Christmas with family, joy, hugs and of course turkey!
Today's card is my third and final guest spot at Gerda Steiner Designs and again I am using the cute Dachshunds clear stamp set... man, I still can't spell that at all without looking it up!  There is also a coordinating die setfor this clear stamp set but I don't have it so I...

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Fun winter card with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts here with you today with a cute card!

Take a look:
This time I decided to use the stamp set called Happy fall, but I made a winter card with it. I started out by ink blending. I used two distress oxide inks - Cracked pistaccio and Broken china.

I masked off the top and the bottom of my card base, so I got the ink blended area only in the center.. For the bottom...

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Merry and bright with decorating penguin

Hi, Margreet here.
With this card I want to wish you all a Merry Christmas.
I created this X-mas card with the sweet digital stamp 'Decorating Penguin' from Gerda Steiner Designs
I started with printing the sweet image.
Then I colored it with Copics and decorated the tree with rhinestones.
I searched in my stack and found a die which could be used as a tree.
I attached a piece of DP with trees on...

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Decorating Penguin

Hi Everyone,  Melissa here.


For today's card I have used the 'Decorating Penguin' digital stamp.

The image has been printed onto Copic X-Press It blending card and coloured with Copic Markers.  Trim to size.  Draw a border around the image using a Copic Multi Liner pen.
The base card is a piece of printed paper.
Adhere image to base card.


I hope you have a great day
xxx

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Sending you warm thoughts!



Hello and Merry Christmas Eve Crafty Friends! Tina here from Cards and Coffee Time, I hope your Christmas Eve is wonderful and filled with Love, Laughter and Happiness! Today I am sharing a fun thinking of you card with the Smell like Christmas stamp set along with the coordinating dies. Such a "sweet" stamp, pun intended! I created a delicious winter card with the yummy cookies, hot cocoa and the...

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Meowy Christmas Gift Card

Hello everyone!  We're so close to Christmas and I don't know about you but I always have that one final person I have to buy for.

This year I had one last card to send out to a Secret Sister and so I decided to print out the adorable Three Carol Cats and get creating.

Join me at my crafty desk for some creative fun...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TamWOg2bAf8&feature=youtu.be

Click here for HD.

Here's another quick look at the gift card with the panels...

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Sweet Panda xoxo

Hello friends! I'm back today to share my last card for the year.
This time I'm using the new stamp set called Lovely Pandas. These little pandas are so adorable!



This is a clean and simple design that was so easy to achieve. First, I die cut a heart from the white panel.
I ink blended the background to go behind the heart using distress ink and propped up the panel using foam tape. I put this onto a...

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A Koala Christmas!


Happy Friday! Cathy here with one last card to share for the year. I had so much fun with this one and used one of my very favorite Gerda Steiner stamps. This little koala didn’t want to miss out on the Christmas festivities!




I’ve combined stamps from 3 different Gerda Steiner sets on this and used a no-line coloring technique with Copics. The Santa hat is from the Carol Puppies stamp set and was...

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Santa Paws

Hello Friends!

Tanya here with another fun holiday card idea for you!
This week I'll be sharing some fun gift card holders using the Carol Kitten stamp set, out of the designs I made I chose two to share with you!



For these little envelopes I used the Neenah solar white 110 Lb paper. I cut it into a 5 1/2" x 5 1/2" square. Then I used my We R Memory Keepers envelope punch board to make the envelope....

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Guest Designer Video - More Thank Pie - Jessie Banks

Hey everyone! Jessie Banks with you today for my first guest post! I am super thrilled to get to play with some awesome Gerda Steiner stamps!


I had so much fun with this More Than Pie stamp set! I think its ever so adorable!

I, of course, have a process video for you!


Thanks so much for stopping by,
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you all!
Hugs,
Jessie Banks

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First Christmas....!!

Hi everyone...

It's Ashlee here with you today and I have a card to share with you that I made using the super sweet stamp "Baby boy christmas"....

It's a fairly simple card really but I think it makes the image the absolute focal point of the card. 


First I coloured the background with some distress ink "Festive berries" and added some "Black soot" around the edges. I spritzed it with water for a...

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Fa la-la-la Llamas

Hi Everyone,  Melissa here.


For today's card I have used the 'Fa la-la-la Llamas' digital stamp.

The images have been printed onto Copic X-Press blending card and coloured with Copic Markers.  They have been fussy cut and glitter added with Glossy Accents.  Set aside to dry.
The base card has been made using Copic Various Ink and set to dry.
Cut a polaroid die from white card stock. Adhere Llamas to...

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[Video] Sketch inspired card with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts and today I made a cute card using the Deck the halls stamp set. :)

Take a look:
It's not unusual to have a creative block from time to time and today I will share some advise what to do if it happenes to you. I love sketches so my inspiration hunt starts with them. 

Watch the video to find out more about the sketch I used today and how I made this card:

Hope...

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VIDEO - Winter Shaker Card with Laura

Winter Shaker Card feat Gerda Steiner Designs

Hi everyone! It's Laura here and today I am back with a post and a video in which I will show you how to create a snow globe shaker card. I chose the sentiment so that this could be a card good for any occasion, but you can easily switch that and turn this into a winter birthday card, for example.

The stamp set I used today is the Gerda Steiner Designs Snowman Friends stamp set.
I stamped the images...

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Joy

Hi, Margreet here from Margreets-scrapcards.


I created a X-mas card with the sweet digital stamp Santa with a Sign
from Gerda Steiner Designs
Stamped the image and colored it with Copics, die cut it and attached it with foam on design papers.
Added Flowersoft on the fur parts.
The sentiment is made with a Sizzix cutting stencil.
It was fun creating with this lovely Santa. Hope you like it.


xxx Margreet

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Dachshunds

Hi there, Marilyn here and I hope all is well with you.
Today's card is my second post as guest designer with Gerda Steiner Designs and I was lucky enough to be given the cute Dachshunds clear stamp set to use.  Love these pups, especially the one with the flying ears... I keep looking at those ears and smiling.  Then I try to spell 'dachshunds' and have to look it up every time!  
There is a Dachsh...

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Little Christmas gift bag

Hi there! This is Rana again:)
I am sharing today my small gift bag using Up on the house top stamp set, I started with a piece of vellum and cut two pieces each are 10" * 5" then I measured 4" to be my actual bag's size and folded the rest each 1/2" to make the top.
Then I took the three little gift stamp from the stamp set and using versa mark ink and gold 
embossing powder to emboss the back side...

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Christmas llama tags - Larissa


Goodmorning, I am Larissa from Car-d-elicious and today I am posting a new project on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. I needed 4 tags for christmas and made those with the funny Fa-la-la-la-llamas from Gerda Steiner designs. I printed the llama's and then I coloured them with my Polychromos pencils and the black glaze pen. I coloured parts of the images with the Clear Spectrum noir sparkle...

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Guest designer -JOY TO THE WORLD by Noga Shefer

Hi crafty friends, Noga Shefer here and I am so excited to be guest designing with  Gerda Steiner Designs today.
To make this card I took an A2 panel of FIRST EDITION premium paper.
Next I colored the images using copic markers. I glued all the images to my panel with foam tape for dimension.
Next I stamped a greeting...

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Merry Christmas Raccoon

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I created this cute Raccoon Christmas Card using the adorable Gerda Steiner Designs Raccoon:

  • color the Gerda Steiner Designs Raccoon with Derwent Inktense Pencils and a damp watercolor brush
  • cut out a stitched rectangle from watercolor paper and a hill shape from watercolor paper as well
  • add Nuvo Glitter Gloss to the hill shape
  • add color to the background with Distress Ink...

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Dear Santa, I can Explain...Christmas Kittens!

Hello and Happy Monday to you!  Tina here from Cards & Coffee Time, I hope your week is off to a great start!!  Today I am sharing a Christmas card with the super feisty Christmas Kittens stamp set along with the coordinating dies. Our Christmas tree for years now, has been adorned with ornaments and bulbs starting from about two feet up from the bottom of the tree. The top half has all the bells...                     

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Santa Owl

Hi Everyone, Melissa here.
 
 
For today's card I have used the 'Santa Owl' digital stamp.
 
The image has been printed onto Copic X-Press It blending card and coloured with Copic Markers.  It has been fussy cut, and glitter added using Glossy Accents.
The base card has been cut using a die.
The sentiment has been heat embossed onto black card stock, trimmed and adhered to the card base.
Adhere the image to...

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Decorating Penguin Impossible Card with Karla

Hello! Karla here today with a cute card using a fun 'Impossible Card Fold' and the adorable Decorating Penguin digital stamp from the Gerda Steiner Designs Shop!
                    
The Impossible card is so easy, created from a single base of 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" cardstock, but looks so complicated. If you're wanting to create one, just search on YouTube for a tutorial - there are lots.
I coloured this cute stamp up with...

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Joy Joy Joy

Hi friends!



Tanya here as a new guest designer! It's already December! With all the holiday festivities it's been a crazy few weeks for my family, we celebrated 2 birthdays, my parents 40th anniversary and of course Thanksgiving! 
Now that it has calmed down a little, it was so nice to finally sit down and make some cards!


I worked with the Carol Kitten stamp set and I love every card that I made!...

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Howly Jowly Christmas

Hello friends,

I'm back today to share a card I have made using the Carol Puppies stamp set.


These pups are so cute and I'm so happy to see there is a puppy carolling option for all the dog lovers!



To create this card, I started with the background panel. Using Tumbled Glass distress oxide, I ink blended the top part of the panel and left the bottom white to look like snow. I then die cut the panel...

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Ho Ho Ho!




Hi everyone! Cathy here with a card using the brand new Balancing Mouse stamp set.
I'd probably lose my mind if I found a mouse playing around on my Christmas decorations, but isn't he the cutest?





I started by inking the background using MFT Cement Gray hybrid ink in the areas where I was going to adhere the die-cut pieces. I then stamped snowflakes from this stamp set in Versamark ink and heat...

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Howly-Jowly....!!

Hi everyone.....
It's Ashlee here today to share with you a new christmas card using the super cute set 
"Carol puppies".... (co-ordinating dies also available)
I made a nice CAS card for this one so that the image was the main focus...

I coloured the puppy up with Copics and popped it onto the card base where I had stamped the sentiment "Have a howly-Jowly Christmas", also from the carol puppies...

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What's better than Caroling? How about Caroling with Furry Friends!!


Hello and Happy Wednesday Crafty Friends!  Tina here from Cards & Coffee Time.  Today for my Project I created 2 furry friendly cards, one with the Carol Kitten Stamp Set and the Carol Puppies Stamp Set:) Both have coordinating dies too:) If you are a Furry Friend Lover there is stamp made just for you this Holiday Season! Time to break out the Christmas Music and Have fun! You can watch the...

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Two kitten in a stocking - Larissa


Goodmorning, I am Larissa from Car-d-elicious and today I am posting a new card on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. This time I made a christmas card with the sweet image Two kitten in the stocking from Gerda Steiner designs.


I have coloured the image with my Polychromos pencils, the black glaze pen and a white gelpen. Then I have fussy cut the image. I added Dry glitter: Clear rock candy from...

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OHH deer it's not playing time!


Hi there!
This is Rana, I am a civil engineer and crafting is my passion especially the interactive cards and I am here to introduce my card for the Christmas and holiday season 2018.
I am so happy and excited today to be a guest designer and use one of the cutest Gerda Steiner designs  up on the housetop and I wonder if I am the only one how love this stamp set smile it's like a strawberry gum...

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Fa La La La Llamas

Hi there,


it's Tanja here and I created this Christmas Card using the new Gerda Steiner Designs Fa-La-La-La-Llamas:

  • cut out Dotted Scallop Circle around the Gerda Steiner Designs Fa-La-La-La-Llamas to make it look like an ornament
  • color the image with Inktense Pencils and a damp watercolor brush
  • add highlights and details with a white gel pen 
  • use white Liquid Applique on the rims and the pompoms of...                                              

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Merry Christmas with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts and I have another cute Christmas card prepared for you!

Take a look:

I used a brand new set called Balancing mouse and I stamped it using the Memento tuxido black ink. I decided to stamp out the square frame from the Christmas light along with a mouse. I colored everything in using alcohol markers.



I used scissors to cut everything out since I made a custom...

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Guest designer -shaker Christmas card by Noga Shefer

Hi crafty friends,Noga Shefer here and I am so excited to be guest designing with Gerda Steiner Designs today.
My card featuring Carol Puppies 4x6 Clear Stamp Set and Carol Puppies 4x6 Die Set I would like to make a unique shaker card for Christmas.
To make this card I took an A2 panel of FIRST EDITION premium paper.
            
Next I colored the images using copic markers.
Than I stamped a greeting from the...

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What's on the table?

Hi Everyone, Melissa here.
 
 
For today's card I have used the 'What's on the table?' digital stamp.
 
The image has been printed onto Copic X-Press It Blending Card and coloured with Copic Markers.  A border has been drawn using a Copic MultiLiner Pen.
The 'Christmas' sentiment has been stamped.  The 'wishes' sentiment is wood veneer, coloured with Copics and adhered to the card.  
The presents have also...

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The Mouse is Calling

Hi there!  It's Marilyn here today and I am pleased as punch to be invited as a guest designer for Gerda Steiner Designs and to share my card with you.  These images are just the cutest and fun to create with.
                          
For today's card, I've used the cute Mouse with Phonedigi stamp. Now, I'm not so fond of mice but this little guy is very cute and I like how versatile the image and sentiment are. It's...

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Two Kittens In A Stocking Card with Karla


Hey friends! Karla back today with a look at the adorable digital stamp Two Kittens In The Stocking in the Gerda Steiner Designs Shop! These two cuties are definitely ready to make someone smile while waiting for Santa to arrive. I started off by printing the stamp on white cardstock and coloured it in with Copics and Prismacolor Markers, both alcohol based. I love adding details on my images...

                    

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Fa-la-la-Llama Coloring with Polychromos Pencils

Howdy all!  Allison Cope here! Happy Wednesday.

Come and join me for a video tutorial on how to color our adorable “Fa-la-la-Llamas” digital stamp set using Polychromos Pencils on Kraft cardstock.

Grab a cup of something warm and meet me at my desk…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cGq6KRXPtr8
Click here to see it in HD.

And here’s a quick peek at the card again…

I hope you too get a chance to try out some kraft paper and colored pencils...

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