Happy Halloween Witch

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and in the month of October I will show you some creations using the new Gerda Steiner Designs Halloween Kids Digital Stamp Bundle and this first card features the cute witch, the adorable little cat and the really not so scary spider:


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Owl Rather Be With You by Koren Wiskman


Hi everyone! This is Luba from Gerda Steiner Designs. :-) 

I did not make this card or video...I am merely posting for Koren Whiskman to whom all credit is due!

She did such a wonderful job with this humorous video, especially the part where she is jokingly sparring with her husband, that I highly recommend everyone to watch it!

Anyhow, I'm not going to give a spoiler alert...to get all the juicy...

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Santa and Kitty

With all these new and adorable kitty images from Gerda Steiner, I am close to becoming a cat person! Dogs have always had my heart but if I could find a kitty which would snuggle with me like this one, it would be mine! (Much to the dislike of my three dogs!)


For this card I started with a blank piece of 80lb cardstock. I stamped the Santa and a Kitty image and colored it with copic markers. I...

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Guest designer - Fall in love 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 Bristol smooth cardstock. The background was created by blended spiced marmalde distress oxide ink with picket fence distress ink.
I spired some water onto it and...

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Happy Fall Card with Karla

Hello! It's Karla here today, and I am so excited to join you here on the Gerda Steiner blog for my first Digital Stamp Designer post!! I have loved Gerda's stamps forever, and I'm so honored to join her fabulous team For my first post I'm sharing a cute Autumn card using the Happy Fall Greeting Card Printable. This sweet digi is so quick and easy to create with - just print it out, colour and...

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Sweet little witch



Hello, it's Margreet here from Margreet's scrapcards.
I made a card with the sweet 'Little Witch' from the Gerda Steiner Designs Halloween Kids Digital Stamps Bundle.
I die cut the blue cardstock, and adhered it to a yellow cardbase.
Then I colored the little witch with copics and then fussy cut her. I used foam tape to place her on a small piece of washitape, so she was 'grounded'.
With my Dymo...

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Guest Design - Build A Scene with Accessory Stamps with Ksenija Rizova

Why to use accessory stamps included in sets?  How can you stretch your stamps sets with smaller stamps?
Build A Scene with Accessory Stamps with Gerda Steiner Designs Reindeer And A Tree
Hello Everybody!

It's Ksenija here and I am very excited to be guest designing for Gerda Steiner Designs in October.

Today I am featuring the Reindeer And A Tree 4x6 Clear Stamp Set. This set includes eight main stamps - a tree, Santa and six reindeers, as well as several accessory stamps for...

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Carol Kitten - InsideoutJeans

Hi there! First of all, Happy October! I can't believe how fast the year has flown by and it's almost Christmas! I'm the type of person to always look forward to Fall because of the holidays. I love the early, dark nights and I love the chill in the air. I just LOVE it.

This week, Gerda Steiner Designs recently released Carol Kittenand if you haven't seen it, you need to check it out. This is a...

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Santa and a kitten sneak peek with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts here with you today and made a card with a new stamp set that will be released next week called Santa and the kitten!

Take a look:
As said, I used a brand new stamp of santa and I didn't want to draw the attention to anything else, so I ended up making a clean and simple card.

I colored the image in using alcohol markers. For the background I used a gray card...

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You warm my heart...!!

Hi everyone, It's Ashlee here. 

I've got a card to share with you using a brand new stamp from Gerda called 
"Santa & Kitten"... it's being released very soon, so keep an eye out for it because it is super duper cute and Im sure you will need it in your crafty stash!!


The Santa & Kitten image is all coloured with Copic markers...
I made a speed colouring video for you to see the process which I will...

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World Space Week Blog Hop

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and today Milka is having her World Space Week Blog Hop and Gerda Steiner Designs is sponsoring this fabulous event.

On my creation I am using the Gerda Steiner Designs Alien Invasion and Blast off stamp sets:

  • create a double slider mechanism using the My Favorite Things Double Slider Loop Slots, the My Favorite Things Stitched Rounded Rectangle STAX, the pull tab from the...

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Happy Halloween Kids


Hi everyone, It's Melissa here with my first post as part of the Gerda Steiner Digital Design Team.  I am so excited to be here.
For today's card I have used one of the images from the Halloween Kids Digital Stamp Bundle.

I have coloured the image with Copic Markers. The sentiment is printed from the computer. The background of the white card is stamped and heat embossed with white embossing powder,...

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Halloween digital kids bundle - Larissa


Goodmorning, I am Larissa from Car-d-elicious and it is my turn again to post something on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. This time I have made a card with the adorable witch from the Halloween kids digital bundle from Gerda Steiner designs.


I have coloured the image with my Polychromos pencils and the Clear Spectrum noir sparkle pen and then I have fussy cut the image. With the...

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Christmas Carolling Kittens

Hey friends,

Today I'm here to share two cards that I have made using the new stamp set called 'Carol Kitten'.
This adorable set is being released today so you can play with these super cute kitties too!



For my first card, I had the idea that I wanted them to be singing in the snow. To create the background panel I used the ink blending technique with some distress inks, to first create the yellow...

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Where is the Candy??


Hello Crafty Friends!  Happy Monday to you!  Tina here and Oh my Goodness...isn't this little dressed up kitty adorable!!!  I have to tell you...if I had a filled candy bowl, no doubt I would give this little guy my entire bowl:)  


I created my project with the super cute "Where is the Candy" stamp along with the "Where is the Candy" Dies:) I just looove cutesy Halloween themed cards and this set...

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Carol Kitten

Carol Kitten

Hi! Its Rebekah here with you today bringing you a look at the NEW Carol Kitten stamps set!

As a mother to five kids ranging in ages from 11 to 19, I quite frequently have someone rolling their eyes at me or giving me an annoyed glare. It could be because I have asked them to feed the dogs or take out the trash but a lot of the time it is because I have done something to embarrass them. That was...

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[Video] Friendship Card with Laura


Hi everyone! It's Laura here, and today I am here on the Gerda Steiner Designs blog with a card and a video I created with the Gerda Steiner Designs Foxes stamp set. This set was released during the summer and is full of cute images! You can get it from the Gerda Steiner Designs shop, where you will find also the coordinating dies.

For my card today I used one of the foxes and the owl in the set,...

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[video] Carol kitten with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts here with you and today I made a card using a stamp set called Carol kitten that will be released in a few days! :)

Take a look at the card:

I made a cute winter card and if you want a sneak peek of the new stamp set make sure you watch the video tutorail of the card that you can find here:

A little close up of the right kitten:

And a close up of the left...

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Let's eat cupcakes

Hi, Margreet here.
With pride I can share the good news with you: I may be part of Gerda Steiner's Digital Design Team!
I made this card with the freebie "Let's Eat Cupcakes". If you also want to play with it, you can get it here. And while you are still there, you can also download a lovely autumn digi.
I have used an embossingfolder with cupcakes and colored them lightly with Pan Pastel. The bear...

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Happy fall freebie - Larissa


Hi everyone, 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 have made a card with a freebie image from Gerda. This is the Happy fall printable from Gerda Steiner designs.


I have coloured the image with my Polychromos pencils. I coloured the letters of the word fall with the Clear Spectrum noir sparkle pen. With a white gelpen I...

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Happy Fall and Let's eat Cupcake

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and I created two cards using the Gerda Steiner Designs Happy Fall Printable and the Let's Eat Cupcake Printable which are available in the Gerda Steiner Designs Shop:

  • color the Gerda Steiner Designs Happy Fall Printable with Derwent Inktense Pencils, watered-down Distress Ink (Tumbled Glass, Peeled Paint) and a damp watercolor brush
  • mount the panel onto a piece of kraft...

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Smile!


Hi everyone! It's Cathy here with a card today using the Foxes stamp set.



I started by stamping the fox and mushrooms from this set in a light gray Copic friendly ink and masking off the stamped images and a ground area underneath them.

I taped a stencil over the top and inked the background using Memento Desert Sand and Old Paper Distress Ink.



I then colored the images and ground beneath them with...

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I Bat You Don't Know.....


Hello And Happy Monday Crafty Friends!  Tina here from Cards & Coffee Time. I have a fun project to share with you using the Bats! Stamp set along with the Coordinating Dies. I am just bats about the smile faces on these cute critters!!! You ever see a stamp set and every time you look at it...it makes you smile? That is what this set does every time:) I created a background with shimmer powders...

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With you....!!

Hey everyone...

Ashlee here and today I've got a card to share with you using the 
"owl rather be with you" set....
(co-ordinating die set also available)!!


I made a background spotlight using some distress oxide inks,
 and I stamped one of the fantastic sentiments slightly over the top edge so it kind of 
merged into the background. 

Once I stamped the sentiment I went over it with a black gelly roll...

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Cute birthday owl with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts and today I have prepared a cute birthday card!

Take a look:
I used the brand new Owl reather be with you stamp set and I colored the images in using alcohol markers.

For the background I went with a messy watercoloring in blue. I added some splatters in the same color to make it just a bit more interesting.
Next, I took a piece of white cardstock and die cut it...

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Guest Design - Owls by Michelle Short

Hello there, Michelle Short here and I am delighted to be guest designing with Gerda Steiner Designs today. I am using the new Owl Rather Be With You stamp set for two projects today. The owls in this set are so cute and can be used for lots of different occasions.
 

For my card I started off by stamping one of the owls from the set on to white cardstock with black ink. I then made a mask for this...

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Mix it up!

Hi there! It's Jeannie and I'm back to share a really simple card that I put together to share with you today.

I wanted to use the Christmas Puppies set but I didn't want to create anything Christmas themed. I chose to use the puppy in the present bag. This is an easy image that can be used for birthdays and that's just want I decided to to.

I used a piece of Bristol Smooth paper. I masked off part...

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Hey friend - Larissa


Goodmorning, I am Larissa from Car-d-elicious and today it is my turn again to post something on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. This time I made a card with the new stampset Foxes from Gerda Steiner designs.


I have stamped the image of the owl, fox and mushroom and then I coloured them all with my Polychromos pencils. I have fussy cut all the images. On a whie card I used masking tape to...

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Sweet Little Owl

Hello crafty friends!

I hope your week is going well so far.

I'm popping in today to share a card with you using another adorable owl from the 'owl rather be with you' stamp set.



I decided to do something different and colour this sweet little owl in pink! I coloured her in using Copic markers and I made her extra girly by adding some long lashes with a black gel pen. I used the same pen to darken...

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Smile....!!

Hey everyone... 

It's DT member Ashlee here today and I have a couple cards to share with you 
all using one of the new stamp sets from Gerda called "Upside down flamingo"...

I think he is so cheeky and adorable... 
certainly going to put a smile on the recipients face when they open it I'm sure!! 


I created the fun cloudy sky with a stencil and distress oxide inks, 
then sprayed it with a bit of water...

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Whooooo....is awesome?!

Hey friends! It's Keeway from Kiwi Koncepts and I am thrilled to be here as a guest designer for today! I created a card featuring the Owl Rather Be With You set that was part of the latest release in August. Seriously, how cute are these owls?!


I stamped the images in a dark brown hybrid ink and colored them up with copic markers. Then, I fussy cut the images. Next, I blended a soft background...

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A Boo For You!

Hi! My name is Rebekah Weckerly and this is my first post as a member of the Gerda Steiner Designs Design Team! I am over the moon to join this fabulous team and work with such fun and adorable products AND to share my work you YOU!

I have a tunnel card for you today made with the A Boo For You Stamp Set.




This card may look like a simple design from the outside but there is a bit of a surprise on...

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Guest Design - Hey friend ! by Australe Créations

Hello everyone! 


It's Céline from Australe Créations, How are you today ?

I'm back today for a card made with the Foxes stamp set :


I love it ♥


I chose the seated fox colored with Copic markers ans a touch of gel pen on the nose.



Some tree trunks, some leaves, hand-stitched border in gold, sentiment from the stamp set.





Thanks so much for stopping by today, I hope you like it !

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Wild foxy birthday with Kaja

Hi there,
It's Kaja from Kajcyika crafts and today I will show you my first card as a GSD design team member! 

Take a look at the card:
I made a cute fall card that is perfect for these days! I started by ink blending and I used three colors of Distress ink - Forest moss, Peeled paint and Crushed olive. I went from darkest at the bottom towards the lightest at the top.

To make the background more...

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Whoooo ... is Awesome?!

Hi everyone! Hope you're having a fabulous week so far. Have you seen all the new sets in the Gerda Steiner shop? Everything has been amazing!

One of the cutest sets ever might just have to be the Owl Rather Be With You set, what do you think?

I really wanted to feature just one of the owls in a one-layer, clean and simple card. I also wanted to set a nighttime scene. I started off by masked off a...

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I ruff you - Larissa


Goodmorning, I am Larissa from Car-d-elicious  and today I am posting a new card on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. Today I made a tiny card. About a year ago I bought some little envelopes in other than normal sizes and this card has the perfect size for one of the envelopes. The front of the card is 7 by 14 cm.


On my card from today I have used an image from the stampset Dachshunds from...

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Friends make the World magical

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and this week I would like to show you another card that I created with one of the new Gerda Steiner Designs stamp sets. I created this nighttime scene using the owl from the Gerda Steiner Designs Foxes set:

  • color the cute little owl on the branch from the Gerda Steiner Designs Foxes set with Faber-Castell Albrecht-Dürer pencils and a damp watercolor brush
  • add highlights...

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Whooo is Awesome?? - You are!!


Hello and Happy Monday Crafty Friends!  Tina here, I am so very excited to be part of the Gerda Steiner Design Team! Today for my project I am sharing a card I made with the Brand New "Owl Rather Be With You" stamp set:)  I love the playful & adorable owls in this set along with fun versatile sentiments.  I fussy cut my images but there are coordinating dies, check them out here. I finished the...

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Oh Manatee...Or Maybe Coffee?


Hi Everyone! It's Cathy here with a card using the 
 playful Oh Manatee stamp set. These guys have so much personality. 
Who doesn't love a big huggable manatee?!





I created a little habitat for him by die-cutting the background pieces and airbrushing a blue-green gradient with Copics. The Avery Elle waves die that I've used here is quite intricate, so it's easier to ink or airbrush the cardstock...

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Guest Design - C'est l'automne by Australe Créations

Hello everyone! 


It's Céline from Australe Créations, I hope you are well !

I'm back today for a card made with the Foxes stamp set :



She is so cute ♥


I fell in love with the beautiful crown of leaves so I decided to emboss her and colored with my Zig clean color brush markers.



Hand-stitched border, sentiment in French means "it's autum".



Thanks so much for stopping by today, I hope you like it !

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You're how old? - Owl card

Hello friends!

This is my first post as an official Design Team member. I'm thrilled and honoured to be part of the team! :)

Today I have a card to share with you using the new 'Owl rather be with you' stamp set.



I couldn't resist using the little cutie with crossed arms and a sarcastic expression!

First, I stamped the owl and the branch onto Neenah 80lb smooth card and coloured them using copic...

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Whoo is Grumpy...



Hi Everyone! It's Cathy here with my first design team post for Gerda Steiner Designs.
I'm really excited and honored to be a part of this team!

For my card today, I've used the brand new and super cute Owl Rather Be With You stamp set.

When I saw this set, I just fell in love with the grumpy owl. Isn't he awesome?



I sponged the dusk sky behind him with Distress Inks in Chipped Sapphire, Seedless...

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Upside Down Flamingo

Hi there! It's Jeannie and I'm so happy to be back to share a card as an official Design Team member.

Gerda Steiner Designs recently released a handful of new stamp sets and they are all adorable! Today, I'm focusing one of the smaller sets, Upside Down Flamingo. This set comes with one large flamingo and two large sentiments. I think it's such a cute image... it's so silly and I love it!

When I...

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Whoo gives a hoot about age? - Happy birthday - Larissa


Goodmorning, today I am posting a new card on the blog from Gerda Steiner designs. This time I made a birthday card for someone who will be celebrating her 50th birthday soon. I forgot to take a picture of the inside of the card. On the inside I stamped the sentiment Happy birthday. I used 5 different stampsets to make this card. The owl and branch are from the set Owl rather be with you from...

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Fox and Wreath

Hi there,

it's Tanja here and this is another creation using one of the new Gerda Steiner Designs stamp sets. This time I used the Gerda Steiner Designs Foxes set to create this Shaker Tag:

  • color one of the foxes and the wreath from the Gerda Steiner Designs Foxes set with Faber-Castell Albrecht-Dürer pencils and a damp watercolor brush
  • add highlights with a white gel pen
  • cut out a round tag from...

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GUEST DESIGN - FOXES BY ANA A

Hello crafty friends!



I am back today with my second guest design post and cannot be more excited and honored! In today's post I am using the most adorable Foxes stamp set from the new arrivals collection.


I've created a lot of projects with this stamp set and today I am sharing 2 that were my favorite :)








For the first card I created ink blended background with the bed of leaves on the bottom. 

The...

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Guest Design - Back to school by Australe Créations

Hello everyone! 


It's Céline from Australe Créations, I'm  so happy to find you !

I'm back with a another card made with the On the bookshelf stamp set :



                                                                                                          
     

So cute ♥

I chose the little cat with glasses that I colored with Copic markers.



Paper with pencils for background, notebook border, some...

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Turtley Awesome!

Hello!  It's Lisa Lahiff here again, and I am so very honored to be Guest Designing here with Gerda Steiner Designs!  I can never tell you enough just how much I LOVE the adorable critter stamps that can be found in the store, and the one I'm working with today (Turtley Great) is no different!


To create this card I started by stamping my turtle and sentiment with Versafine ink onto watercolor...

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Inspirational Foxes!...

Hello everyone, DT member Jayne here, dropping by with a FOXY post featuring the new "Foxes" stamp set.

When I saw the acorn wreath, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it...


The cute little fox and wreath were coloured with Copic markers, cut out and popped up on to foam tape for added dimension. The background was ink blended with Tumbled Glass Oxide ink and splattered with Gold Acrylic paint....

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My friend....!!

Hey Gerda fans, Its Ashlee here.... 

Today I am popping in to share with you a card I made using the gorgeous 
"Valentine penguins" stamp set...
(co-ordinating dies also available)

I had a seen a fun technique done recently using adhesive covered in sequins for a fun background and I thought it would be perfect to pop behind the penguin flying with his balloon so I had to give it a go....!! 


This...

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