I’m sharing two foolproof ways to tear card stock edges to create a perfect worn look. The beauty of this tear tip is in the “how to” and the benefit of Stampin’ Up!’s card stock.

Stampin’ Up! products remain top notch quality and that’s evidenced when you tear the card stock. Most cardstock, when torn, leaves behind a visible white layer of paper underneath because the card stock is not dyed all the way through. The unsightly white edges are often covered with ink by paper crafters – a step that you don’t have to be concerned with when using Stampin’ Up! card stock!

Two Ways to Tear Card Stock for Unique Look

Many paper crafts are leery of purposely creating worn edges with the tear of their card stock. They fear they will tear too much or too little. So what’s the best way to tear it to ensure you have some control? Today’s quick tip video will show you two ways to without wondering.

Video tip: 2 Ways to tear card stock for unique look. Lisa's Stamp Studio

The first tear tip uses your thumb and index finger in a guide. During the video I’ll share tips on how to accurately place your fingers to provide a boundary for tearing.

The second tear tip uses an Aqua Painter. Place a wet trail on your card stock and tear away. The moist edge of your card stock provides the perfect barrier between what should go and what should stay.

2 Ways to Tear Card Stock Video

November’s Card Making Kit

Get your Christmas cards cut and ready to stamp with this month’s card making kit! This is not a club and there is no monthly commitment. Place any $50 product order (before tax and shipping) between November 7 – November 10, using the exclusive kit host code VCQCP6D3, and I’ll send you a free card kit to make 8 cards, 2 each of these 4 different designs. Stamping from home is convenient, easy and fun! I’ll include a video to stamp along with me, a PDF tutorial with pictures and step by step instructions plus a bonus Live with Lisa event invitation. I’ve got a short introduction video along with ordering details HERE.

Video! Card Making Kit Introduction by Lisa Curcio. Winter Woods by Stampin' Up!

Snowflake Showcase Tutorials

It’s not just for Christmas! This amazing promotion includes your choice of two different stamp sets, one for Christmas and one that can be used all year long. Plus both stamp sets coordinate with an amazing package of Thinlits dies! But if that’s not enough you’re going to fall in love with the white velvet paper and snowflake trinkets, too. These products are ONLY AVAILABLE through November 30 or while supplies last.

Snowflake Showcase limited edition products Nov 1-30 or while supplies last. Free tutorials with purchase. Lisa's Stamp StudioSnowflake Showcase products and pricing. Lisa's Stamp Studio - Stampin' Up!9 Bonus Project Tutorials

When you spend $25 on any of the products in this showcase (before tax and shipping), I’ll send you a tutorial that includes 9 different projects for absolutely free! These tutorials a collaboration between myself and Canadian Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, Alison Solven. It’s an exclusive offer just for this Snowflake Showcase promotion. Click HERE or on the images to add these amazing products to your online order. All my online ordering rewards apply, too! Details on my rewards program can be found HERE. Remember to use the current host code which can be found in the menu of my blog.

Snowflake Showcase project tutorials. Free with purchase November 1-30 or while the products last. Lisa's Stamp Studio

Looking for more inspiration using the Snowflake Showcase products? Click on the images below to view the prior videos and pictures.

Video tutorial for an elegant greeting card with Snowflake Showcase products. Stampin' Up!. Close up of embossed hanging snowflakes.

Video tutorial! Color velveteen paper and create beautiful realistic snowflakes. Snowflake Christmas Greeting Card. Snowflake Showcase. Stampin' Up!

Video tutorial! Color velveteen paper and create beautiful realistic snowflakes. Snowflake Christmas Greeting Card. Snowflake Showcase. Stampin' Up! use of snowflake negative.

Snowflake Showcase Product Video

Take a look at all the products in this limited edition promotion!

Here are the supplies I used in today’s quick tip video. Click on any of the images to be redirected to my online store. I offer exclusive and generous online ordering REWARDS, too!Shop online, get rewards. Lisa's Stamp Studio. Stampin' Up!

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