Card Making Design

Check out the June 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! This month's color challenge is to use any or all of the Stampin' Up! 2021-2023 In Colors!

June 2021 Color Challenge and Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / June 7, 2021 / 0 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and June 2021 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the June 2021 Color Challenge is the New 2021 – 2023 Stampin’ Up! In Colors. I am simply loving these new colors individually and as a set. Now for this months challenge we can use any or all of […]

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Learn how to make easy backgrounds for cards while using images that would not typically be used this way. So many fun possibilities!

How to make easy backgrounds for cards!

By Melissa Kerman / May 15, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some ideas for how to make easy backgrounds for cards while using images that would not typically be used this way. While most of the time I look at stamps and only see them for their intended purpose, in today’s projects I’ve expanded my thinking just a bit. When […]

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Check out the May 2021 Color Challenge and Blog Hop! Learn how I created multicolored, textured pieces, for my background and die-cuts.

May 2021 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / May 3, 2021 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2021 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the May 2021 Color Challenge is Poppy Parade, Flirty Flamingo, Pool Party, and Bumblebee. For me, this was a bit of a strange color combination. The truth is, it got me thinking outside the box as I tried to […]

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Learn how to make a bunch of cards super fast with a card salad medley! Check out the next 3 projects in my 11 Quick Cards Part 3 blog post.

11 Quick Cards Part 3

By Melissa Kerman / April 9, 2021 / 0 Comments

Check out the next 3 projects in my 11 Quick Cards Part 3 blog post. In this series of posts, I’m sharing projects made with “card salad”. If you’ve been following along you know that all 11 projects feature the Rooted In Nature Stamp Set and the Natures Roots Dies which are retiring from the […]

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Check out the April 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My card features the Lovely You Stamp Set and a fun simple window.

April 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / April 5, 2021 / 8 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and April 2021 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the April 2021 Color Challenge is the kind that makes me think of a flower garden. So, I pulled out a few stamp sets with flowers in them, plus a card layout that I love, and started playing. This […]

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Learn how to make a bunch of cards super fast with a card salad medley! Check out the next 4 projects in my 11 Quick Cards Part 2 blog post.

11 Quick Cards Part 2

By Melissa Kerman / April 4, 2021 / 0 Comments

Learn how to make a bunch of cards super fast with a card salad medley! Check out the next 4 projects in my 11 Quick Cards Part 2 blog post. All 11 projects feature the Rooted In Nature Stamp Set and the Natures Roots Dies which are retiring from the 2020 – 2021 Annual Catalog! […]

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Check out the March 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature the Vine Design Bundle from the new Jan 2021 minicatalog.

March 2021 Color Challenge!

By Melissa Kerman / March 1, 2021 / 8 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and March 2021 Color Challenge! I just love the color scheme for the March 2021 Color Challenge! Today’s colors are Seaside Spray, Gray Granite, and Early Espresso. I’ve made two projects with these colors that feature the Vine Design Bundle plus a die from the Tasteful Labels set […]

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Learn the method used to make this unique masculine card idea in my Playing with Rubbing Alcohol Technique Class! Online event is just $10!

Unique Masculine Card Idea

By Melissa Kerman / February 17, 2021 / 0 Comments

The unique masculine card idea I’m sharing today was the Valentine’s Day card I made for my husband this year! I had been playing with ideas for my upcoming Playing with Rubbing Alcohol Technique Class and showed my husband some of what I’d been playing with. He seemed to really like what I shared so […]

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For the February 2021 Color Challenge and Blog Hop I'm featuring the Dandy Wishes Dies, Tailored Tag Punch & the Tin Tile Embossing folder.

February 2021 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / February 1, 2021 / 0 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and February 2021 Color Challenge! For the February 2021 Color Challenge and Blog Hop I’m featuring the Dandy Wishes Dies, Tailored Tag Punch & the Tin Tile Embossing folder. I’ve also used some of the Oh So Ombre designer series paper which you can get for FREE with […]

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Creating with the Forever Fern Stamp Set using the Emboss Resist Stamping Technique brought this stamp set to life! I'm in love!

Emboss Resist Stamping Technique and the Forever Fern Bundle

By Melissa Kerman / January 7, 2021 / 0 Comments

Today’s projects feature the Forever Fern Bundle with the Emboss Resist Stamping Technique. Sometimes when I craft, I get this crazy, excited, giddy feeling. I like to call it “finding my creative bliss”! It doesn’t always happen but when it does, it’s amazing. It’s this very feeling that keeps me crafting and sharing after 17 […]

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