Diagonal Split Card using Oh So Eclectic

It's time to order your July Studio Stamps in the Mail (SSITM).  This month's edition includes the Coffee Cafe Bundle (stamp set and coordinating Framelits) and the Early Espresso ink pad along with pre-cut supplies to make 8 cards.  I include a video and PDF tutorial making it easy for you to stamp right along with me.  Plus, all my SSITM receive Live with Lisa as a bonus!  Get all the details by clicking on …

Garden Girl

Ever since I was young I've loved to color.  A new box of crayons (with the built in sharpener, of course!) and a new coloring book were my favorite gifts. As I grew older that passion grew into acrylic and oil painting, air brushing, colored pencils, pastels and eventually into rubber stamps.   Because of my passion for coloring, when I saw the Garden Girl stamp set (page 168) I knew I had to have …

Fresh Fig and Label Me Pretty

    Just 4 more days to order your June's Studio Stamps in the Mail.  The June edition includes the Mixed Drinks stamp set,NEW Berry Burst ink pad, Crushed Curry ink pad, free pre-cut supplies to make 8 cards; 2 each of 4 different designs (one is a fancy fold!), embellishments, envelopes plus a video and PDF tutorial so you can stamp along with me from home.  Ordering ends June 18th. Watch the short introduction …

Spotlight with Lisa – Mixed Drinks Textured Milkshake Card

If you missed last night's live Facebook event "Spotlight with Lisa" I have the recording included in today's post. I featured the Mixed Drinks stamp set – the same stamp set that is part of my June Studio Stamps in the Mail (SSITM).   My spotlight showcased an easy way to create texture to the glass using – ready – Fine-Tip Glue!  It dries to clear, glossy image, making the glass almost real.    But …

Happy, Happy, Happy Birthday!

Have you noticed the popularity of white cards?   If you peruse Pinterest you can't help but take note that lots of hand stamped cards have more white space than ever before.   I love layers, detailed designs and embellishments. But, every once in a while, it's nice to create a clean and simple card.  I think I've captured that today with my Happy Birthday card.  And, guess what? No stamps required! After I create …

Retiring and New – Catalog Transition

It's that bittersweet time of year.   The current catalog is retiring. Today is the FINAL DAY!   This is your last chance to take a look around at the retiring products – many are marked down to 50% off!   Click on the image below to take a look around. Tomorrow, June 1st, we will usher in a fabulous new 233 page catalog of products in the new 2017-2018 catalog.   You're going to …

Birthday Blooms Spotlight Technique Tutorial

Just 4 more days left to order you May edition of Studio Stamps in the Mail featuring the exclusive "Eastern Palace Suite".   The introduction video shares the two bundle options available, shows the products included and the 8 cards you will complete.  Click HERE or on the image below to get the details and see the products!   Ordering ends on Monday, May 8th.  How many times have you looked at an outline image …

Basket Bunch Singing Chick Card

Ordering for April's Studio Stamps in the Mail is underway!   You won't want to miss the fabulous products, pre-cut supplies, video and PDF tutorial – all included. See the products and the cards by clicking on the image below. One of the best parts of spring is the new life that emerges arounds us. Flowers are beginning to bloom.  The grass is getting greener and there's often a fragrant smell in the air. Ahhh, spring! One of my …

Basket Bunch Tiny Treat Box

I've added 5 new tutorials to the Project PDF Library!  Click HERE or on the pictures below. Moon Baby Card Collection Cool Treats Card Collection 4-Panel Card Spinner Card Carousel Birthday Cards & Box  I love creating 3D projects. I enjoy them just as much as I do creating hand stamped cards.  I especially like that I can create themed projects for parties or holidays that are one-of-a-kind. Today's video tutorial uses the Basket Bunch Bundle. …

Pun Intended – Snappy Birthday

  It's a paparazzi inspired card today! Did you know that you can use your stampin' rewards to receive exclusive stamp sets?   Take a look on page 198-201 of the annual catalog and you will find 6 exclusive stamp sets not available for sale.   When you place an order of $150 or more in products you will automatically earn stampin' rewards/dollars.  You can use those rewards towards any products you'd like and/or select exclusive host stamp sets.  During Sale-A-Bration (through …