Card Making Design

Today's projects were made for the Oct 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. This atypical design is made with the Beauty and Joy Stamp Set.

October 2019 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / October 7, 2019 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and October 2019 Color Challenge! I love simple monochromatic designs and so was happy to play around with the October 2019 Color Challenge. The colors include Cajun Craze, Grapefruit Grove and one of the new 2019 – 2021 In Colors, Terra Cotta Tile. I have two cards to […]

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Today's projects were made for the September 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Christmas Gleaming Stamp Set from the 2019 Holiday Catalog.

September 2019 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / September 2, 2019 / 6 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and September 2019 Color Challenge! For this months project, I wanted to create a Christmas card but I wasn’t quite sure I could do it with the colors for the September 2019 Color Challenge. The colors include Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Merry Merlot and one of the […]

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These cards feel like summer and yet they were made for the Jan 2017 Color Fusers Blog Hop. Watercoloring with an acrylic block was used for the background.

Jan 2017 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / August 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today I’m taking the opportunity to share some projects that were originally shared on my old Stampin’ Up! blog. These cards just feel like summer even though they were originally shared in January of 2017 for the Color Fusers blog hop and monthly color challenge. Since Stampin’ Up! is taking down the blog portion of […]

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August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / August 5, 2019 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and August 2019 Color Challenge! I absolutely love the August 2019 Color Challenge. The colors include Blackberry Bliss, Coastal Cabana, Bermuda Bay and one of the new 2019 – 2021 In Colors, Pretty Peacock. I hope you love this combination as much as I do! I have two […]

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Today's project uses the Lovely Words Thinlits and a technique I'm calling, Masking a Mosaic or Paper Mosaic Art. This was first shared on July 3, 2017.

Color Fusers Blog Hop July 2017

By Melissa Kerman / July 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

A blast from the past! This project was first shared on July 3, 2017, on my old Stampin’ Up! blog, which will be gone very soon. Since Stampin’ Up! is taking down the blog portion of the site, I’ve picked some of my favorite posts from that blog to bring over here to my new […]

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July 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / July 1, 2019 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and July 2019 Color Challenge! I hope you’re enjoying the blog hop so far and this soft, pretty, color scheme! My July 2019 Color Challenge project features the Varied Vases Stamp Set and coordinating Vase Builder Punch. The colors used include two of the NEW 2019 – 2021 […]

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Today's projects were made for the June Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. The Free As A Bird Stamp Set & Stitched Labels Nested Dies are featured.

June 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / June 3, 2019 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and June 2019 Color Challenge! Today I’ll be sharing two coloring projects made with the Free As A Bird Stamp Set and the Stitched Labels Nested Dies. These two products will be available as a bundle starting tomorrow with the launch of the 2019 – 2020 Annual Catalog! […]

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In today’s post and Facebook Live, I'm sharing an art piece that was the layout inspiration for three variations on a card design.

Layout Inspiration Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / May 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

In today’s post and Facebook Live, I’m sharing an art piece that was the layout inspiration for three variations on a card design. I’ve used two stamp sets, the Pressed Flowers hostess set that will retire with the Annual Catalog on 6/3, and the Woven Heirlooms set, which will be available in the new 2019 […]

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Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2019 Color Challenge! Todays cards feature the Timeless Textures Stamp Set, and Triple Time Stamping!

May 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / May 6, 2019 / 6 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2019 Color Challenge! The color challenge this month was a bit difficult for me and yet I love that I can always come up with something I really like in the end. Today’s projects feature the Timeless Textures Stamp Set, Vibrant Vases Stamp Set and Triple […]

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Check out my sneak peek of the April Simple Suite Stampers tutorial bundle that features the Gingham Gala product suite! I'll show 3 of the 8 projects!

Gingham Gala Tutorial Bundle Projects

By Melissa Kerman / April 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

Are you ready to see some fun projects from the April Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle? Each month we create a set of 8 tutorials that feature a specific Stampin’ Up! product suite. This months tutorial bundle includes projects made with the Gingham Gala product suite which is on pages 34 to 35 of the […]

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