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Twist & Fold double card

Hey Guys, today I am making a twist and fold double card! I love full size cards and that is why I have adapted a fold that I’ve seen into a regular size card! I think the person I send this to is going to be so excited! If you join me today at 4 (eastern time USA) you can see how to make it. Otherwise, you can always find the video here.

Twist & Fold Double Card

Twist & Fold Double Card
Twist & Fold Double Card

Isn’t this card beautiful!? I have heat embossing on it, and love coloring with Blends! As usual, I love playing with new product and this one was so much fun! If you would like the PDF for this project, sign up for my Newsletter and in a few weeks, I will send you this and the others I video from todays to the ones I make the next few weeks!! It’s all free, so sign up here on my blog and you will love getting the Pdf’s!

NEW Catalog comes out in May!

If you ever wanted to see the catalog earlier than your friends, I recommend that you join the Stampin’ Up! Family! My team The Tedder Bears have so much fun, we got together last week to do kits together and we had a blast! Also, if you like discounts I have a deal for you! Join my team and you will not only be able to order EARLY, but you will also get a discount on ALL your orders! I wouldn’t be doing my job if I didn’t tell you how to maximize your investment! Of course I would love for you to join my Team!! Click here to sign up!!

Thank you!

Now that I am done sharing with you the Twist & Fold Double Card, I know I say this all the time, but I really appreciate you!! The fact that you are visiting me here and on YouTube makes my day/week/month! Come visit me anytime!!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

WOW Fancy Fold!

Hey Guys, I’ve got a WOW Fancy Fold for you! This fold was brand new to me, so I HAD to try it! The idea came from Mindy Clove when we swapped in Houston. Of course, I changed it up somewhat. For the DSP I used Unbounded Beauty, and the stamp set was Cutest Cows. The Dies are from Unbounded Love. These Dies are so awesome! Today is Thursday so I am doing my Live on my YouTube Channel at 4:00 (eastern, USA), if you missed it you can see it here.

WOW Fancy Fold
WOW Fancy Fold
WOW Fancy Fold

NEW Catalog starts in May!!

Because I am a Demo with Stampin’ Up! I get to go to SU! functions that give me the catalog before anyone that didn’t go! I was so excited to learn that we could purchase before everyone else too! There are A LOT of perks for being a Demo, but this one takes the cake! Most important I didn’t have to wait to have it mailed to me, and you can do that too next year! In the same way, those who attend next years meeting we’re going to Raleigh NC!! Not to mention I don’t have to get a plane ticket! Join my team if you too want to go next year and get all the perks!!

Thank you!

Now that we are done seeing the WOW fancy fold I want to tell you how much I love that you are visiting me! Of course, the fact that you are here means the world to me! Thank you so much for spending your time here! As always, I hope to see you next week!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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Making a Fancy Fold and a Landscape

Hey Guys, making a fancy fold and landscape card is what I will be doing today! Overall, I love Fancy Folds and making my own landscapes is really fun! Of course after my video today, my hope is that you will give it a try! Basically every Thursday I either do a Live on YouTube or a pre-recorded video. Conversely, did you know if you watch my Live in person, and comment you can get in a drawing for one of the cards I make that day?! Still, If by chance you missed the video you can catch it here!

Making a Fancy Fold and Landscape
Making a Fancy Fold and Landscape
Making a Fancy Fold and Landscape
Making a Fancy Fold and Landscape
Making a Fancy Fold and Landscape

I would love to be your Supplier

Now that I have shared making a fancy fold and a landscape, Evidently saying I should be your supplier sounded bad, but I would love to be your SU! Demonstrator and supply you with your crafting goodies! Overall, I have been stamping for over 22 years and a Demo for over 20! Correspondingly you can say I LOVE stamping and sharing what I love. If you live in the US I would be so happy if you chose me! There is nothing more I want than to help you with your crafting needs, click here if you would like to purchase something! Also, if you would like to be a part of a community that shares your passions, SU! is here for you!

Become a Tedder Bear

For one thing, my team The Tedder Bears is fun, we get together monthly and either stamp together or learn how to help others! Of course, If you are interested in becoming a Tedder Bear click here! You still have time to get the joining offer, get a discount and be a part of the most giving/loving community! But, There is no pressure, you can quit at any time!

After all, the funny thing is I joined to get the discount. But do you know what I found? Above all, A place that embraces me as I am, a community that encourages me to be artistic! Because I have met so many friends and learned so much, I know I will stick around! By all means, give it some thought!

Thank you so much for stopping by! Balanced against my main goal is to encourage and excite you about stamping! I want you to have as much fun as I do! Of course I hope you come back, and would LOVE it if you would join me on a Live!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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STUNNING cards using SAB!

Sale-a-Bration is here!

Hey Guys, Two Stunning cards using SAB. Of course I love Sale-a-Bration, who wouldn’t want FREE product!? In the first place I love this new Designer Paper called Flight & Airy, it is sooooo pretty! In short this DSP has flowers, vines and Birds! In similar fashion today is Thursday in the New Year, Happy New Year!!! Since it is Thursday I am doing a video making these 2 cards, if you want to catch it Live and possibly win one of the cards click here.

Stunning cards using SAB!
STUNNING cards using SAB! Learn new Techniques and how to get these for free!
STUNNING cards using SAB! Learn new Techniques and how to get these for free!
STUNNING cards using SAB! Learn new Techniques and how to get these for free!

Wait, What is SAB?

Now that I have shared STUNNING cards using SAB! In this situation, Sab is Sale-a-Bration where you can purchase product from SU! and get free items! Every year we have SAB and every year it is so much fun to get to buy what you usually would purchase but now you get Freebies! On condition that you spend $50 or $100, you get to pick from 2 lists, one is the $50 and then of course you can pick from $100 (which is usually a better deal. Of course the Bird paper – Flight & Airy is available for the $50, the stamp set AND the folder I use is in the $100 part of SAB.

But wait there’s more!! If you join SU! this month or next month, you can get another awesome tool!

Get this for joining!

Of course, The Stampin’ Glass Mat Studio is a paper crafter’s dream! The heavy-duty glass mat comes printed with a ruler and grid lines for easy measuring, while the large surface space gives ample room for spreading out while paper crafting. Then the safety-tempered glass has a heat and scratch resistant surface that wipes clean with the included cloth and water—no chemicals needed. The reusable cloth also cleans ink off your stamps! The nonslip, heat resistant, waterproof silicone mat features four palette squares for mixing custom ink colors or for holding small ink spots in place while crafting. Each component can be used separately or you can use all three items together for a multipurpose paper crafting studio that’s both functional and elegant.

The Stampin’ Glass Mat Studio includes:

* 5 mm thick
* 17″ x 14″ (43.2 x 35.6 cm)
* Safety-tempered
* Heat and scratch resistant
* Wipes clean with water or alcohol

* 8-3/8″ x 6″ (21.3 x 15.2 cm)
* Multiuse, nonslip
* Waterproof, heat resistant
* 4 palette squares for custom-color mixing or holding Stampin’ Spots
* Product color: white

* 8-1/4″ x 8-1/4″ (21 x 21 cm)
* Durable, reusable
* Lint free
* Cleans stamps and other surfaces with only water
* Product color: dark gray

On the whole, customers who want to join Stampin’ Up! during Sale-A-Bration but are interested in a different join option can instead get $125 USD worth of product PLUS an additional $30 USD worth of product of their choice when they join for $99 USD. In this case that’s a $155 USD!  Click here to join my team!!

STUNNING cards using SAB and a Thank you!

Given that, what more can you ask for?! My hope is that you love what you have seen today, especially if you got to watch my Live! Of course I appreciate you reading this and visiting me! That is to say that you visiting and commenting is the only way I can tell if you like what you see! Most important for you to know is that I am here to share and hopefully inspire you to be creative!! In the meantime, thank you so much for being here and I hope to see you next week!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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Let’s Go Shopping!

Plus a Different Fancy Fold

Hey Guys!, I am excited to share the Let’s Go Shopping stamp set from Stampin’ Up! Also I am sharing with you a different Fancy Fold! Today is Thursday, so that means it’s VIDEO day! If you would like to see how these cards were made (I am a visual learner too) click here to see the video! This stamp set is so much fun to work with! Of course you can make the store be anything you want, plus it has a Lamp die AND bench!

Let’s Go Shopping!

Let's go shopping!
inside of the Let's go Shopping!
Fun fancy fold with Let's go shopping
inside the fancy fold- Let's go shopping

Let’s Go Shopping – info

As you can see, these were really fun to make! Of course book stores are my favorite. Every night I read for at LEAST 2 hours. Because I love to read, book stores make me calm and happy. However, since I got Carpal Tunnel I am not able to buy actual books anymore. Therefore I get all my books on Kindle. I prop my book up and just have to turn pages! Luckily I am able to get most of my books from the library. So easy to download! For the first card I love the look of the Granny Apple Green behind the store, it really makes the store pop, don’t you think?! As for the 2nd card, I love that it isn’t a full card like you would normally see. This fold really adds to this fun card!

FOUR days left to get a Bonus!

Stampin’ Up! is having Bonus Days right now! Only for July, so you have 4 days left to be able to get a discount next month! Basically you get a bonus for every $50 you spend. Following your order you will receive an email with your bonus coupon, Do NOT lose this! When placing an order next month, put in your coupon # and you will get $5 off for each number you put in! When placing your order through me, click on this link to go to the store! Not only will you get a Bonus Days coupon you will also get an Exclusive PDF for those who order $35 or more! Because there are 16 projects in this PDF you will LOVE IT!!

Thank you!

Thank you so much for visiting my page, my hope is that you will subscribe to my newsletter so you can get the FREE Pdf’s that I make every week! Overall, you don’t need to purchase from me to get these, just sign up for my Newsletter! Thank you so much for letting me be your demonstrator for SU! It means the world to me that you trust me! Until next week!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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Three very different WOW cards!

Using Sweet & Precious stamp set

Hey Guys, today I am offering Three very different WOW cards!! If you missed it, click here to see it! For those who have been at a class with me, you might know the Sloth story. Let me tell those of you who haven’t been live with me….Both my sisters with their spouses and Howie and I played a game called The Newlywed Game years ago. All of us had been married a while and thought this would be fun. A question came up “What animal would your Mother in Law be?” The guys had to answer, and my sisters and I thought this should be interesting! My oldest sisters’ hubby answered an Owl, since she is so smart. The youngest sisters’ hubby answered A Pug (what!??), so it was Howie’s turn. Indeed, my husband answered a Sloth, because she is so slow. Yikes!!

I got my sense of Humor from my Mom

Now my mom had survived lung cancer and had half a lung removed. So her health wasn’t the best. Every time the family would meet up in CA all the ladies would go to a Tea Room. We’re sitting at the table and I thought I would tell my mom all about the answers her Son-in-Laws said. Immediately she comes up with a plan, to get revenge.

When we got back to the house where everyone was, she would exclaim that she wasn’t feeling well and lay down on the couch. So, of course we didn’t know the rest of her plan but we went with it. Once she sighs and lays down on the couch all the guys come into the room to be sure she is ok. She says “I’m feeling very…….’slothlike'”. My husband Howie’s face goes white, and he is in shock with his mouth wide open. Then of course he him haws around and says it’s because you are so smart that I said that! Sloths are slow, and they have to be smart to survive! 🙂 Ever since that time my family has loved Sloths! Why she picked on the Sloth and not the Pug, tells me she knew Howie would get a kick out of it!

Three very different WOW cards! A fancy fold

Three very different WOW cards! This is the Fancy Fold

Now for the Technique

As seen above I shared the Fancy fold first, even though it’s not first on my video. Of course, I HAD to share the story of why Sloth’s are special to me. Three very different WOW cards! I’ve shown you the Fancy fold, now here is the technique! Basically I am a sucker for techniques and this is one of my favorites! Since I have never seen the Northern Lights, I have to make a card with one!

Three very different WOW cards!  This is the technique

As can be seen on the inside, below….I used ANOTHER technique to make a bookmark! Stampin’ Up! has a new Tool for our Take your Pick tool, and it’s a rotary perforated tool that lets me make a bookmark that can be torn out by the recipient!! Cool, right?!!

In this case, if you look closely you can see where the bookmark will tear off! Obviously you will want to send this to someone who enjoys reading!!

Three very different WOW cards!

So, now we are on to the Cute one!! I love Giraffe, they are my favorite wild animal and I have a few Giraffe items around my house. Chiefly, I have always loved them, but I visited my Daughter in MN and got to hand feed one! Of course that would sell anyone on why these animals are so special!

Three very different WOW cards! This is the CUTE card!

Want a surprise next month?

As always SU! is always surprising us with great deals!! Indeed they are having Bonus Days in the month of July! What does this mean? Overall, it means for every $50 you spend you will get a coupon for $5 (redeemable in August), which means that NEXT month you will get a discount! Of course this goes along with MY special, so in fact you get TWO specials for the one purchase!! Every month I offer a NEW PDF for those who purchase from my OnLine Store, this PDF has 16 projects with step by step tutorials along with great pic’s! This is especially a good deal! Surely you know that I would love to be YOUR SU! Demo!! It would definitely make my day! 🙂


For the most part I want to thank you for taking time out and visiting me! I hope you like the cards I showed, of course you will be getting the free PDF of all the cards I show on my videos if you are signed up for my Newsletter! Sign up and you TOO will be getting all my free PDF’s!! Thank you so much for visiting, I would love for you to join me for a Live sometime so I can really talk with you!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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I’m making three wow greeting cards today where I use fancy folds, Dies and Blending!

We’re playing ‘outside’ today!

Hey guys, As I have noted I’m making three wow greeting cards today! Obviously, each one uses stamps from Stampin’ Up! that have an outdoor theme! Of course, now that summer is close it puts me in the mood to go outside, NOT, but it does make me want to stamp outside themes! Indeed, today is Thursday and it’s video day! Every other week I do a Live and then the following week I do a recorded video. Correspondingly today is a LIVE day! All in all, If you missed it click here. Also, did you know that I give a card away that I am making on my Live? Basically you only need to comment while I’m doing my live to be put in the drawing!

1. THREE Wow Greeting Cards – Card 1

Three wow cards, card 1

2. Three Wow Greeting cards – card 2

Three wow cards, card 2

3. Three Wow Greeting cards – card 3

card 3 of three wow cards

Do you want the PDF’s?

Overall I want you to know that I am here for you. Because I am, I’m offering free PDF’s for those of you who are on my mailing list
(sign up on right —–>). Moreover, I send out at least every other week the PDF’s on all my projects I have done for my Thursday videos! Basically, think of all the inspiration you will be getting! Also, I would LOVE to be your Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator!

Here’s how

If you like what you see and I teach you a lot, purchasing your supplies through me not only tells me that you like what I show you, but it let’s me see that you do! First thing to remember If you purchase $35 or more from me, at the end of the month you will get from me a PDF with 16 projects!! At this point want a sneak Peek?! After all that, here it is!

By all means I hope you have enjoyed your visit here! Even more I would love it if I inspired you! Identically I get inspired all the time, I saw the winter scene by Frenchie and the Aspen trees I was inspired by Stampsnlingers! Indeed, we all are inspired by what we see, my hope is that I helped inspire you! Lastly, I would be so pleased if you would come back!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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Cheerful Daisies Fancy Fold

I’ve NEVER seen this fold before!

Hey Guys, This Cheerful Daisies Fancy Fold is new to me! Indeed, I saw it done by JanB and want to thank her for showing me something new!! Of course I HAD to try it, I love when I see something and HAVE to make it right then. Obviously, If you would like to see my card done, click here to watch my video. Do you also want a PDF with the instructions plus pictures? As a matter of fact, all you need to do is sign up for my Newsletter, if you look to the right, you can sign up there! Basically every card I make I do a PDF and then I send it to those who are on my Newsletter!

Cheerful Daisies Fancy Fold:

Cheerful Daisies Fancy Fold, front
Inside the Cheerful Daisies fancy fold
Side view of the Cheerful Daisies Fancy Fold

Are you an Avid Stamper?

Certainly, as you can see, I am! Basically for me to make an easy card, you would think it would be easy, but NO! Chiefly, It’s super hard for me to do simple. Of course when I started stamping, simple was easier, but once I got into it I want to challenge myself, don’t you? Furthermore I want YOU to tell me what you would like to see! Of course, IF you want me to do simpler, I can try! 🙂 Moreover if you want me to tackle a different fold/technique let me know and I will do a video so you can make it too!

From the bottom of my heart

Notwithstanding Thank you so much for supporting me and my small business! Likewise, The fact that you are reading this and hopefully watching my video means the world to me! Of course, I have HUNDREDS of videos that I know you would love. Finally, I hope to see you on my one my Live videos so we can get to know each other!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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Techniques & Fancy Folds!

Problem Solved!

Hey Guys!, today I have Techniques & Fancy Folds along with Solving problems! Have you ever tried to color something you already Embossed with Powders? For some reason the Blends don’t work with them. Of course, I still want to use my embossing powders and use Blends, so with my Stamparatus I have brought the two together perfectly! You can watch my video where I walk you through the steps.

Techniques, do you like them?

You may remember that I used to have a channel where every Tuesday I would do Two techniques. I called it Twosday’s Techniques and I posted on Vimeo (you can still find them there!). Well, I love techniques because using them gives more life to your stamping supplies. Anything that lets me come up with cool cards/scrapbook pages is in my wheel house. For todays video I am showing how to use two products that are like oil and water, but teaching you how to use them together.

Fancy Folds yay or nay?

I would love to know if you like Fancy Folds? Obviously I like them, but I don’t want to do them as often if YOU don’t! Sometimes I get bored with the cards folded the regular way, there is only so many ways you can change it up. After all there is landscape and portrait, that’s pretty much it! Of course the challenge is whether it fits in our envelopes, If I find a fancy fold that won’t fit in our envelopes, I tend to stear clear. What do you think? I’d love to know what you like.

Techniques & Fancy Folds!

Techniques & Fancy folds, of course this is a fancy fold!
Techniques & Fancy Folds, this is the technique card!

These cards are very fun to make, the first one I got the fold from Sue Campfield, and the other one I saw on Pinterest, both I designed myself, hope you love them as much as I do! Techniques & Fancy Folds are my jam!

You can get BOTH PDF’s by signing up for my Newsletter (upper right of post), each time I do a pdf I send it to my Newsletter people. Get ready to get a bunch of ideas!!

Last chance!

This year seems to be speeding by once again. You only have one month left to get your Sale-a-Bration free stamps! Spend $50 and you can pick out from this one or others! Click on the link and you will be in my store, you can see all the items for SAB by clicking on the specials tab. IF you spend enough to get a Free SAB item, you also spent enough to get my PDF with 16 projects with pictures and step by step instructions! DOUBLE Sale!!

Also I want to let you know if you decide to join (hopefully under me!) you have three choices:

Starter kit offer!!  Great Deal!
You will love my Team Lets Stamp! We have a lot of fun and I send out 1 free stamp set every month!

Sorry I was gone for a month

Some of you already know this but I went to DisneyWorld with my family last month! We spent 8 days with all my grandkids and all three of my daughters with 2 of their significant others. Every day was full of waking up before dawn, opening the park (rope drop anyone!?) and then trying to get all our rides that we ‘had to’ ride before it got too busy. Can I tell you that the new Guardians of the Galaxy ride is so awesome! I have a bad neck due to my accident when I broke my C2 vertebrae, so most roller coasters I worry will exacerbate my condition, but the Guardians ride was so smooth and fun! If they let us I’m sure we would have got right back in line!

As if that wasn’t enough, we also spent 4 days at Universal Studios, also opening the park! Let’s just say we left our ‘vacation’ more tired than we started! 🙂 All of us have decided that NEXT time, Universal will only be 1-2 days and being a Disney Family we still HAVE to spend a day at each park. BUT we will add in rest days so we can recoup and enjoy the resort.

Anyone here a Disney Fan? I moved to CA in 1969, grew up going to Disney. Then we moved all around the states and once we moved to NC we figured we could still be a Disney Family, but this time it would be Disney World. I LOVE Disney and feel my happiest when I am there, you?

That’s it for today!

I hope you enjoyed your visit! Please come back next week for my next round of cards/video. NOT sure if I will do a Live on YouTube or just upload a video. All depends on my time and schedule! Thank you so much for coming, I really appreciate you!

Lisa Tedder
A former California girl living in North Carolina

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Phenomenal Card!

Z Fold Block card

Hey Guys, today I am sharing with you a Phenomenal card! I saw this Z fold block card on YouTube by Lisa Curcio, and as soon as I saw it I HAD to make it! If you would like to SEE how this is made you can catch the video here. There’s a lot of layers but, let me tell you that it’s worth it!!

Phenomenal Card Sneak Peek!

Phenomenal card using Two-Tone Flora Bundle


Basically, Stampin’ Up!’s Mini Catalog is coming to an end. MOST of the things in there are priced down with some being on sale for 60% off!! There are so many stamp sets that I LOVE in that catalog and the idea that we can get them at a discount…! In the long run, if you would like to see some ideas, you can scroll through my feed here on my Blog and you will find ALL kinds of ideas!! I LOVE to stamp, create and share!

Join the Happy Shopper Group!

I wouldn’t be doing my job if I didn’t tell you that you can get a lot more value out of your purchases with Stampin’ Up! When you join SU! you not only get to shop early (get things BEFORE everyone else) but you also get them at a discount! Now, who doesn’t love a good discount?!!

When I joined I did if for the discount, and it’s the reason why I’ll always be a Demo. I absolutely LOVE a deal! When YOU join my team, you will get the discount and be able to shop early, but you also get ME! In the first place I have been stamping for over 20 years. I have a lot of knowledge that you will benefit from. Secondly you will also get to hang out with me and my team while we create together, either via Zoom or in person! Another thing, every month I buy one of my team members a stamp set that they choose. Of course the person will need to make a few samples using that set and share with the group. But who doesn’t love a free stamp?! Click here to sign up!


Important to realize is that I appreciate you so much! The fact that you are reading this says a lot to me! I love creating and the fact that you are here means you like what you saw! Being an owner of a small business that just makes me happy! If you ever want to see me either use a stamp set or do a technique, just ask! I’m here for you! Thanks again!

Lisa Tedder
A former CA girl living in North Carolina

P.S. The reason I can’t link the new items is because they won’t link until they become available to you.

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