Tag with Snowman
Christmas, Christmas Cards, HSN, Stamps of Life, Tag

The Stamps of Life – HSN Craft Day Release – Create a-Tag

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a new product by The Stamps of Life that is exclusive to HSN. It’s the Create-a-Tag die set. With this die set, you can make tags in various styles. For example, there are dies to make scalloped and zig zag edges for your tags. There are also word dies including Ho Ho Ho, Merry, Noel, To, From. There are candy cane dies, a Christmas tree, hearts, and a star. With this die set, you can make tags for any occasion.

Watch my YouTube Tutorial Here:

Tag 1

Tag with Christmas Tree

Supplies:

  1. Create-a-Tag Die Set
  2. Cardstock: Gingersnap, Spearmint, Strawberry, Vanilla
  3. Patterned Paper: Merry Collection
Tag with Snowman

Supplies:

  1. Create-a-Tag Die Set
  2. Snowman and Santa Pudgie Stamps
  3. Tags2Stamp
  4. Tombow Liquid Glue
  5. Art Glitter Glue
  6. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar
  7. Patterned Paper: Woo Hoo Collection
  8. Copics: B0000, B00, BV000, Blender/RV63, RV66/YR09/C7, C8, C9, C10/E44, E47, E49

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Lisa

Halloween Card with Witch and Mummy
Copic, Halloween Cards, ink blending, Stamps of Life

Halloween Card with Witch and Mummy

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a new product by The Stamps of Life. It’s the Halloween Kids stamp set. This set features a mummy and witch as shown in my card below.

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Card 1

Supplies:

  1. HalloweenKids4TSOL
  2. Cardstock: Licorice, Artichoke, Tangerine
  3. The Stamps of Life Inks: Midnight, Grape, Razzleberry, Licorice, Powdered Sugar, Tangerine
  4. Stitched Rectangle Dies
  5. Bristol Smooth Cardstock (for ink blending)
  6. Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth Cardstock (for alcohol marker coloring)
  7. Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink – Noir Black (for alcohol marker coloring)
  8. Border Die (for grass)
  9. Slimline Card Die Set
  10. White Embossing Powder
  11. Heat Tool
  12. Spectrum Noir Clear Glitter Pen
  13. Copics: Witch YR12, YR14, YR18/C1, C2, C4, C5, C7, C9/V12, V15, V17/ Hair E49, E19, E39, E13/ Broom E27, E25, E23, E21/Skin E04, E11, E21, E00, E000, R20/Mummy C00, C0, C1

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Lisa

Christmas Light Bulb Card
Christmas, Christmas Cards, Fold-It, fold-it card, Stamps of Life, Tag

Christmas Light Bulb Card

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a card that I made with the Christmas Light Fold-it die set from The Stamps of Life. This die set makes a card shaped like a Christmas Light Bulb. You can also use it as a large die cut to put on the front of a card or on a scrapbook page.

To see how I made these cards, watch my YouTube tutorial. Supplies are listed below.

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Card 1

Supplies:

  1. Christmas Light Fold-it
  2. The Stamps of Life Cardstock: Kiwi
  3. Glitter Cardstock
  4. Dotted Tags
  5. Kiwi Ink

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Lisa

Halloween Shadow Box
Halloween Cards, HSN, Shadow Box, Stamps of Life, watercoloring, Zig Markers

The Stamps of Life – HSN Craft Day Release – Halloween Kids Stamps

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a new product by The Stamps of Life that will be featured on HSN on September 11, 2020. It’s the Halloween Kids stamps. This is a clear stamp set that comes with three Halloween kids stamps and dies along with sentiments. I used them here to make a shadow box.

Watch my YouTube Tutorial Here:

Card 1

Supplies:

  1. Halloween Kids Stamps
  2. Cardstock: Licorice
  3. The Stamps of Life Inks: Midnight, Grape, Razzleberry, Licorice, Powdered Sugar
  4. Halloween2build
  5. Halloween2build dies
  6. 5 x 7 Shadow Box
  7. Goodies4Wheelbarrow
  8. White Acrylic Paint
  9. Stitched Rectangle Die
  10. White Embossing Powder
  11. Heat Tool
  12. Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pen Colors: Girl Cat (not shown in picture, but colored in video) – Black, Dark Gray, Gray, Blender/Skeleton – Light Gray, Blender, Bright Yellow, Yellow/Mummy – Deep Violet, Lilac, Blender, Bright Yellow, Blender, Sugar Almond Pink, Flesh Colour/Pumpkin – Orange, Bright Yellow, Blender, Black, Deep Violet, Lilac

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Lisa

Gift Fold-it with Seasonal Words
birthday, Birthday Cards, Christmas, Christmas Cards, Fold-It, fold-it card, HSN, Stamps of Life

The Stamps of Life – HSN Craft Day Release – Gift Fold-it

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a new product by The Stamps of Life that will be featured on HSN on September 11, 2020. It’s the Gift Fold-it die set. This die set makes a card shaped like a gift. I used it with my cards to make a congratulations card and a Christmas card. It’s also perfect for birthdays or any time you need to give a present.

Watch my YouTube Tutorial Here:

Card 1

Supplies:

  1. Gift Fold-it
  2. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Green Apple, Banana
  3. Patterned Paper: Birthday Wishes Collection
  4. The Stamps of Life Inks: Green Apple, Banana, Strawberry, Forever Black
  5. Talk Bubbles
  6. Monsters4Celebrations
  7. Copics: R24, R27, R29, C10, R21

Card 2

Supplies:

  1. Gift Fold-it
  2. Christmas Sentiments
  3. Santa and Snowman Stamp
  4. Cardstock: Kiwi, Powdered Sugar, Strawberry
  5. Patterned Paper: Merry Collection
  6. The Stamps of Life Inks: Green Apple, Banana, Strawberry, Forever Black
  7. Spectrum Sparkle Clear
  8. Copics: Red R24, R27, R29/Black C8, C9, C10/Gray C00, C1, C2, C4, Blender/Belt Y26/Green YG11, Y13, Y17

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Lisa

Cupcake Shaker Card
birthday, Birthday Cards, Fold-It, fold-it card, HSN, Shaker Card, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life

The Stamps of Life – HSN Craft Day Release – Cupcake Fold-it

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a new product by The Stamps of Life that will be featured on HSN on September 11, 2020. It’s the Cupcake Fold-it die set. This die set makes a card shaped like a cupcake. It’s perfect for birthdays or any type of celebration. In addition to a cupcake shaped card, you can also use it as a large die cut to put on the front of a card or on a scrapbook page.

I made two cards with this die set. The first card is a shaker card and the second card is a slimline card.

Watch my YouTube Tutorial Here:

Card 1 – Shaker Card

Cupcake Shaker Card

Supplies:

  1. Cupcake Fold-it
  2. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Seaglass, Lemonade
  3. Patterned Paper: Love You Collection
  4. Happy Birthday 2019 Kit Dies
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks: Seaglass and Candy
  6. Acetate
  7. Scor Pal 3/8″ Double-sided Adhesive Tape
  8. Tombow Liquid Glue

Card 2 – Slimline Card

Supplies:

  1. Cupcake Fold-it
  2. Birthday Sentiments Stamp Set
  3. Slimline Card Die Set
  4. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Chocolate, Guava, Ocean
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks: Ocean, Guava, Green Apple
  6. Art Glitter Glue

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Lisa

Emboss Resist Technique using Background Stamps
Arteza, Background Dies, birthday, Birthday Cards, Fall Cards, Flowers, ink blending, Stamps of Life, Thank You Cards, water coloring, watercoloring

Emboss Resist with Background Stamps

Emboss Resist Technique using Background Stamps Hello friends. Today I am sharing how to use the emboss resist technique along with background stamps to create fun backgrounds for your cards. I used The Stamps of Life background stamps and the Arteza Real Brush Pens to create my cards.

Watch a Video Tutorial here.

Emboss Resist Watercolor Background Stamps

Supplies

  1. Birthdays4Subways
  2. Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  3. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6
  4. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48 – Neon Pink, Orange, Lemon Yellow
  5. Cardstock Powdered Sugar (for card base)
  6. Versamark Ink
  7. White Embossing Powder
  8. Misti Stamping Tool
  9. Art Glitter Glue
  10. Heat Tool
  11. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat

Emboss Resist Watercolor Background Stamps Ice Cream

EmbossResist Watercolor Background Stamps Monster

Supplies

  1. Scribble Background Stamp
  2. 5 x 7 Box Card (balloons)
  3. Monsters4Celebration
  4. Scream4IceCream
  5. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  6. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6
  7. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48
  8. Clear Embossing Powder
  9. White Embossing Powder
  10. Versamark Ink
  11. Versafine Ink
  12. Shimmer Spray – Sparkle
  13. Cardstock Powdered Sugar (case base), Licorice
  14. Art Glitter Glue
  15. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat
  16. Heat Tool

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Rounded Corner Slimline Card
Background Dies, birthday, Birthday Cards, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life

Rounded Corner Slimline Card Die Set

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Today on my blog I’m sharing some slimline cards that I made using the brand new Rounded Corner Slimline Die Set from The Stamps of Life. This die set comes with the large die to make the card base as well as two background dies — a swirl design and a lattice design.

Rounded Corner Slimline Card

To see how I made this card, watch my tutorial here:

Supplies:

  1. Rounded Corner Slimline Word Die Set
  2. Slimline Add-on Words
  3. Sweet Statement Set (Friend stamp)
  4. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Licorice
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks: Strawberry, Razzleberry, Guava, Grape
  6. Versamark Ink
  7. White Embossing Powder
  8. Heat Tool
  9. Art Glitter Glue
  10. Tombow Glue
  11. Scor-Pal 2 inch Double Sided Tape
  12. Crafters Companion Glass Mat
  13. Ink Blending Tool

Supplies:

  1. Rounded Corner Slimline Word Die Set
  2. Slimline Word Die Set (Happy Word die)
  3. Cardstock: Ocean, Cherry, Licorice, Vanilla
  4. Art Glitter Glue
  5. Scor-Pal 2 inch Double Sided Tape

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Lisa

Acorn Fold-it Card
Fall Cards, Fold-It, fold-it card, Stamps of Life, Thank You Cards, Thanksgiving Cards

Acorn Fold-it Card

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a card that I made with the Acorn Fold-it die set from The Stamps of Life. This die set makes a card shaped like a acorn. It’s perfect for Thanksgiving or fall cards in general. You can also use it as a large die cut to put on the front of a card or on a scrapbook page.

Watch my YouTube Tutorial Here:

Supplies:

  1. Acorn Fold-it Die Set
  2. Cardstock: Chocolate, Tangerine, Artichoke, Gingersnap
  3. The Stamps of Life Inks: Tangerine, Chocolate, Artichoke
  4. Patterned Paper: Darling Collection & Dream Collection
  5. Squirrels2Love
  6. Wreath Dies
  7. Words4Wreath
  8. Misti Stamping Tool
  9. Art Glitter Glue
  10. Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth Cardstock (for alcohol marker coloring)
  11. Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink – Noir Black (for alcohol marker coloring)
  12. Misti Stamping Tool
  13. Copics: E13, E17, E18, E19

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Lisa

Watercolor Background Techniques for Cards
Arteza, Background Dies, birthday, Birthday Cards, Fall Cards, Flowers, ink blending, Stamps of Life, Thank You Cards, water coloring, watercoloring

Watercolor Background Techniques for Cardmaking

Watercolor Background Techniques for Cards Hello friends. Today I am sharing ways to create fun backgrounds for your cards using watercolor. Specifically, I will be using the Arteza Real Brush Pens to create the backgrounds as well as the Arteza watercolor paper and Arteza waterbrush pens.  The stamps and dies that I will use on my cards are all from The Stamps of Life.

Watch a Video Tutorial here.

Card 1

Watercolor Techniques for Cardmaking using Arteza Real Brush Pens

Supplies

  1. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  2. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6
  3. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48 – Neon Pink, Orange, Lemon Yellow
  4. Cardstock Licorice
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks:  Forever Black
  6. Thanks2You
  7. Misti Stamping Tool
  8. Art Glitter Glue
  9. Heat Tool
  10. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat

Card 2

Watercolor Techniques for Cardmaking using Arteza Real Brush Pens

Supplies

  1. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  2. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6
  3. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48 – Bright Blue, Neon Pink, Lemon Yellow, Light Magenta
  4. Cardstock Licorice, Candy
  5. Happy Birthday Background Die
  6. Art Glitter Glue
  7. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat
  8. Heat Tool

Card 3

Arteza_AutumnBackground_logo

Supplies

  1. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  2. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6
  3. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48  – Lemon Yellow, Bumblebee Yellow, Sunset Yellow, Orange, Cadmium Orange, Red
  4. Bristol Smooth Paper
  5. Cardstock Banana, Cranberry, Artichoke, Chocolate, Powdered Sugar
  6. Leaves4Fall
  7. Words4Wreath
  8. The Stamps of Life Inks:  Chocolate
  9. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat
  10. Art Glitter Glue

Card 4

Arteza_StencilBackground_logo

Supplies

  1. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  2. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6 
  3. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48  – Light Green, Sapphire Blue, Red
  4. Bubblegum4Me and dies
  5. HSN Everyday Words
  6. Circle Dots Stencil
  7. Cardstock Blueberry, Licorice
  8. Art Glitter Glue
  9. Misti Stamping Tool
  10. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat

Card 6

Arteza_Salt_logo

Supplies

  1. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  2. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6 
  3. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48  – Light Green and Light Magenta
  4. Cardstock Powdered Sugar
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks:  Forever Black
  6. The Stamps of Life Foil Paper
  7. Beautiful Statement Set
  8. Christmas 2020 Die
  9. Art Glitter Glue
  10. Salt
  11. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat

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Watercolor Background Techniques

Supplies

  1. Arteza Premium Watercolor Pad – Pack of 2
  2. Water Brush Pens – Set of 6 
  3. Arteza Real Brush Pens – Set of 48  – Teal and Bumblebee Yellow
  4. The Stamps of Life Inks:  Forever Black
  5. Life2Hard
  6. Bookmark Dies
  7. Art Glitter Glue
  8. Nuvo Glitter Drops – Blue Lagoon
  9. Shimmer Spray – Sparkle
  10. Salt
  11. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat

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