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

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

Winter Slimline Card with Polar Bear
Background Dies, Copic, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life, Winter

Winter Slimline Card with Polar Bear

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Today on my blog I’m sharing a slimline winter card that I made with PolarBears2Stamp and Extras4PolarBear stamp sets from The Stamps of Life. I ink-blended the background and used the star background die that came with the Slimline Card Die Set to create this cute scene.

Winter Slimline Card with Polar Bear

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Supplies:

  1. PolarBear2Stamp and dies
  2. Extras4PolarBear and dies
  3. Bristol Smooth Paper
  4. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks: Midnight, Blueberry, Pool, Ocean, Forever Black
  6. Border Dies
  7. Slimline Die Set
  8. Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth Cardstock (for alcohol marker coloring)
  9. Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink – Noir Black (for alcohol marker coloring)
  10. Misti Stamping Tool
  11. Art Glitter Glue
  12. Misti Stamping Tool
  13. Spectrum Sparkle Clear Pen
  14. Copics: Polar Bear Body – C00, C2, C4/Polar Bear Feet – C2, C4, C6/Presents – Dark Blue – B24, B26, B28/Light Blue – B12, B14, B16

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Lisa

Dream Big Slimline Card
HSN, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life

The Stamps of Life – HSN Craft Day Release – Fearless Word Dies

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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 August 11, 2020. It’s the Fearless Words die set. This die set includes five large word dies which include the following phrases:

You Got This!

You Matter

Be Fearless

Think Happy Thoughts

Dream Big

The dies include the shadows and the words. Watch my video tutorial to see all of the dies cut out and how I made the card shown below.

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Supplies:

  1. Fearless Word Die Set
  2. Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  3. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Cherry, Cantaloupe, Lemonade, Kiwi, Sky, Pixie
  4. The Stamps of Life Inks: Pixie, Grape, Seaglass
  5. Border Die (Cloud)
  6. Rainbow Dies
  7. Double-Sided Foam Adhesive
  8. Scor Pal 2″ Double-sided Adhesive Tape
  9. Tombow Glue
  10. Art Glitter Glue
  11. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat

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Lisa

Slimline Card Happy Birthday
birthday, Birthday Cards, Copic, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life, Stencil

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 die sets from The Stamps of Life – Slimline Card Die Set and the Slimline Add-on Word Die Set.

The Slimline Card Die Set comes with 11 dies including the large die to make the card base. It also includes a layering die, background die with stars, and butterfly dies, and the Happy Birthday word dies.

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

Supplies:

  1. Slimline Word Die Set
  2. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Guava, Pool, Kiwi, Sunshine
  3. The Stamps of Life Inks: Blueberry, Pool, Green Apple, Kiwi, Sunshine, Guava, Powdered Sugar
  4. 2020 Class Stencil
  5. Art Glitter Glue
  6. Scor-Pal 2 inch Double Sided Tape
  7. Crafters Companion Glass Mat
  8. Ink Blending Tool

The Slimline Add-on Word Die set includes a set of eight word dies including their shadow dies which include Love, Pray, Thanks, and Hello.

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

Supplies:

  1. Slimline Word Die Set
  2. Slimline Add-on Word Die Set
  3. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar
  4. Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks: Razzleberry, Candy, Bubblegum, Kiwi, Green Apple
  6. Patterned Paper Pad: Wishes and Oh Joy
  7. Border Dies (Grass and Cloud)
  8. Love Statement Set
  9. Birthday4Cookie
  10. Hats4Critters
  11. Dotted Hearts
  12. Grass die (for pieces of grass) – Windmill Class kit from The Stamps of Life (sold out)
  13. Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth Cardstock (for alcohol marker coloring)
  14. Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink – Noir Black (for alcohol marker coloring)
  15. Misti Stamping Tool
  16. Art Glitter Glue
  17. Double Sided Adhesive Foam
  18. Scor-Pal 2 Inch Double Sided Tape
  19. Scor-Pal 1/2 inch Double Sided Tape
  20. Crafters Companion Glass Mat
  21. Ink Blending Tool
  22. Copics – Fur C1, C2, C4, C6/Bow R81, R83, R85 and G20, G43, G46

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Lisa

Birds2Stamp Slimline Card
friend, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life, water coloring, Zig Markers

Birds2Stamp Slimline Card

Birds2Stamp Slimline Card

The August club set from The Stamps of Life is called Birds2Stamp. I made this slimline card with the Birds2Stamp stamp set as well as the add-on set, MoreBirds2Stamp. The birds were water colored with Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers. The background of this card is ink-blended with Pixie, Candy, and Ocean inks using a cloud border die which I used as a stencil. To see a full detailed tutorial of how I made this card, watch my YouTube video.

To see how I made this card, watch my YouTube video here —

Supplies:

  1. Birds2Stamp and Dies
  2. MoreBirds2Stamps and Dies
  3. Bristol Smooth Paper
  4. The Stamps of Life Cardstock: Powdered Sugar, Gingersnap
  5. The Stamps of Life Inks: Forever Black (to stamp the birds), Pixie, Candy, Ocean
  6. Border Dies (for Cloud border)
  7. Talk Bubble Dies
  8. Wreath2Stamp Dies
  9. Art Glitter Glue
  10. Misti Stamping Tool
  11. Water Pen
  12. White Blizzard Nuvo Glitter Drops
  13. Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers: Deep Violet, Cobalt Blue, Light Blue, Mustard, Brown, Sugar Almond Pink

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Lisa

Under the Sea Slimline Card
Background Dies, Beach, Copic, ink blending, Ocean, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life, Summer

Under the Sea Slimline Card

Under the Sea Slimline Card

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For today’s card, I created a slimline card using an “Under the Sea” theme using several stamp sets from The Stamps of Life. I have a complete video tutorial on my YouTube channel. Scroll down and you’ll see the link to the tutorial as well as all supplies used for this card. Have a FINtastic day!

Under the Sea Slimline Card

Under the Sea Slimline Card

Under the Sea Slimline Card

Watch my YouTube video for a tutorial:

Supplies:

  1. Fish2stamp and Dies
  2. Dolphins2Stamp and Dies
  3. Shells2Stamp and Dies
  4. Borders
  5. Island2Visit
  6. The Stamps of Life Cardstock: Powdered Sugar
  7. The Stamps of Life Inks: Forever Black, Midnight, Blueberry, Pool, Ocean, Green Apple, Chocolate, Gingersnap
  8. Large Circle Stencil (not currently available)
  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. Crafter’s Companion Watercolor Cardstock
  13. Copic Markers: C1, C2, C3, C4, C6/BG11, BG13, BG15/YR01, YR65/YR01, YR04, YR07, YR09/ Y13, Y15, Y17/B23, B24, B26, B29/RV23, RV25

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Lisa

Valentine's Day Slimline card
Ice Cream, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamp Anniething, Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Slimline Card

Valentine's Day Slimline card

 

Today I’m sharing a Valentine’s Day slimline card using products from The Stamps of Life. A complete tutorial is on my YouTube channel at:

 

Supplies:

  1. WaddlePenguins2Stamp and Dies
  2. IceCreamTruck2Stamp and Dies
  3. 5×7 Shadow Box (for cloud)
  4. The Stamps of Life Inks: Bubblegum, Candy, Guava
  5. Border Die
  6. Minis4Circles
  7. Bristol Smooth Cardstock (for ink blending the background)
  8. Crafter’s Companion Ultra Smooth Cardstock (for alcohol marker coloring)
  9. Spectrum Noir Noir Black Ink for alcohol marker coloring
  10. Cardstock: Powdered Sugar
  11. Misti Stamping Tool – https://amzn.to/38n9TAd

Copic Markers Used

  1. Pink Truck: RV00, RV02, RV04, RV06
  2. Awning for Truck: BG11, BG13, BG15, BG18
  3. Truck/Tires: C3, C4, C5, C7, C8
  4. Penguin Cheeks: R20
  5. Penguin Feet: YR21, YR24
  6. Penguin: C5, C7, C8 (C0 & Blender for white part of body)

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Lisa

Birdhouse Card
Copic, Flowers, ink blending, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life

Birdhouse Slimline Card Tutorial

Birdhouse Card

Hello! Today on my blog I’m sharing a slimline card that I made using the January release of the birdhouses2stamp set from The Stamps of Life. The set comes with four birdhouse stamps, a branch or birdhouse stand, a bird, a small heart, and four sentiments.Birdhouse Card The Stamps of Life

I stamped the images and colored them with my Copic markers and then cut them out using the shadow dies from the birdhouses2stamp die set. The wreath2stamp die set was used to die cut the tiny flowers.

Birdhouse Card The Stamps of Life

I used The Stamps of Life Color Box inks to ink blend a background using Seaglass, Ocean, and Sky inks.

Birdhouse Card The Stamps of Life

I just love how this card turned out!

To see a video tutorial, watch my YouTube video here:

Supplies:

  1. Birdhouses2Stamp – https://thestampsoflife.com/birdhouses2stamp.html
  2. Birdhouses2Stamp Dies – https://thestampsoflife.com/birdhouses2stamp-dies.html
  3. Wreath2Stamp Dies – https://thestampsoflife.com/wreath2stamp-dies.html
  4. The Stamps of Life Inks: https://thestampsoflife.com/inks.html
    Seaglass
    Ocean
    Sky
  5. The Stamps of Life Cardstock: https://thestampsoflife.com/paper/cardstock.html
    Licorice
    Gingersnap
    Sky
    Cherry
    Spearmint
  6. Nuvo Glitter Drops – White Blizzard – https://amzn.to/35DariJ
  7. Bristol Smooth Cardstock
  8. Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth Premium Cardstock (used for Copic coloring) – https://amzn.to/2T8FUqF
  9. Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink Noir Black (used for Copic coloring) – https://amzn.to/36L1Zj4
  10. Copic Markers Used:
    R20, R21, R22
    B11, B13, B15, B18
    B32, B34, B37
    Y13, Y15, Y17

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Lisa

Fall Slimline Card Using Squirrels2Love, Pinecones2Stamp, and Wheelbarrow2Stamp from The Stamps of Life
Copic, Distress Ink, Fall Cards, Slimline Card, Stamps of Life, Tim Holtz

Fall Slimline Card using Squirrels2Love, Pinecones2Stamp, and Wheelbarrow2Stamp

Today on my blog, I am sharing a fall themed slimline card that I made using products from The Stamps of Life.

Fall Slimline Card Using Squirrels2Love, Pinecones2Stamp, and Wheelbarrow2Stamp from The Stamps of Life

I ink blended the background with distress inks. I used the Squirrels2Love, Wheelbarrow2Stamp, and Pinecones2Stamp stamp and die sets on this card. I colored the images with Copic markers. Other Stamps of Life products are listed below.

For a complete video tutorial, watch my YouTube video here:

I Pine for You 4x7 angle

Supplies:

  1. Tim Holtz Distress Ink Carved Pumpkin – https://amzn.to/36rwWJp
  2. Tim Holtz Distress Ink Rusty Hinge – https://amzn.to/2qbgbBe
  3. Tim Holtz Distress Ink Fossilized Amber – https://amzn.to/2PA3PNP
  4. Tim Holtz Distress Ink Scattered Straw – https://amzn.to/2NGthyP
  5. Bristol Smooth Card Stock – https://amzn.to/2C2rbDY
  6. The Stamps of Life Pinecones2Stamp Stamp Set – https://www.thestampsoflife.com/shop/pinecones2stamp.html
  7. The Stamps of Life Pinecones2Stamp Die Set – https://www.thestampsoflife.com/shop/pinecones2stamp-Dies.html
  8. The Stamps of Life Squirrels2Love Stamp Set – https://amzn.to/36lE75v
  9. The Stamps of Life Squirrels2Love Die Set – https://amzn.to/36nZcfV
  10. The Stamps of Life Wheelbarrow2Stamp Stamp Set – https://amzn.to/34ifEfB
  11. The Stamps of Life Wheelbarrow2Stamp Die Set – https://www.thestampsoflife.com/shop/Wheelbarrow-Dies.html
  12. House Fold-it – https://amzn.to/2WzyHj8
  13. The Stamps of Life Artichoke Card Stock – https://amzn.to/2BWBKIu
  14. The Stamps of Life Kiwi Card Stock – https://amzn.to/335hv7x
  15. The Stamps of Life Powdered Sugar Card Stock – https://amzn.to/323rM2H
  16. The Stamps of Life Gingersnap Card Stock – https://amzn.to/321CZ3J
  17. The Stamps of Life Chocolate Ink – https://amzn.to/2q6MpOa
  18. The Stamps of Life Kiwi Ink – https://amzn.to/2PCCAC7
  19. The Stamps of Life Artichoke Ink – https://amzn.to/2Wui3RT
  20. The Stamps of Life Border Dies – https://www.thestampsoflife.com/shop/Border-Dies.html
  21. The Stamps of Life Happy4Banner Die – https://amzn.to/2Pxzpvw
  22. Crafter’s Companion Glass Mat – https://www.hsn.com/products/crafters-companion-glass-cutting-mat-13-x-19/8810738?query=crafters%20companion%20glass%20mat&isSuggested=false
  23. Blending Tool – https://amzn.to/2PBSeha
  24. Finesse by Spectrum Noir – Noir Black Ink Pad – https://amzn.to/34t80zp
  25. Spectrum Noir Ultra Smooth Card Stock – https://amzn.to/32ZAlNf

Copic Colors Used

Boy Squirrel: E31, E33, E37, E39/E50, E51, 553/N2, N6
Girl Squirrel: E21, E23, E25/R24, R27, R29/N2, N6
Wheelbarrow: Since I colored this one a long time ago, I don’t have the colors to share.

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