Paper Crafting Techniques

Check out the amazing new 2022 - 2024 InColors! In Today's post you'll see these colors featured on my InColor Bookmark and a set of 5 cards!

Bookmark & More with the 2022-2024 InColors!

By Melissa Kerman / May 14, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing projects made with the 2022-2024 InColors! I’ve got two projects to share, with multiple variations of each. The first project is my NEW 2022-2024 InColors bookmarks. The second project is a set of cards each of which features one of these new colors! Each year when the InColors come […]

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For the May 2022 Color Challenge I've made a simple, cute card with the NEW Limited Edition Stamp Set and Stylish Shapes dies.

May 2022 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / May 2, 2022 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2022 Color Challenge For the May 2022 Color Challenge I’ve made a simple, cute card with the Limited Edition Stamp Set and Stylish Shapes dies. Both of these items are in the 2022 – 2023 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog and will be available to purchase starting […]

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Today's project features masking and embossing techniques to create a gorgeous vintage card made with the Natures Harvest Bundle and more!

Vintage Card with Masking and Embossing

By Melissa Kerman / April 30, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today’s project features masking and embossing techniques to create a gorgeous vintage card made with the Natures Harvest Bundle and more! This card all started with a piece of “card salad” from when I was creating designs for my Faux Patina Technique class. So, what is “card salad”? Well, it’s simply the term I use […]

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Today's project features the Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing Technique and the Hand-Drawn Blooms Stamp Set. Get it before it retires on 5/2/22!

Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing Technique

By Melissa Kerman / April 28, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today’s project features the Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing Technique and the Hand-Drawn Blooms Stamp Set. I just love the watercolor look that the Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing technique provides. There are so many ways to do it as well! For my background here I’ve used an “E” size acrylic block and applied the ink directly […]

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Todays card making projects feature the Heart and Home Suite. They include coloring with Blends Alcohol Markers, dry embossing and more!

Card Making Fun with the Heart and Home Suite 

By Melissa Kerman / April 16, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing two card making ideas with the Heart and Home Product Suite. My projects also feature coloring in with Blends Alcohol Markers, dry embossing, die-cutting, and some creative ways to use and make the most of your designer paper in your card making. In addition to the supplies you see […]

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Learn how to make 5 simple cards plus a bunch of adorable mini gift enclosure cards with the All Squared Away Bundle.

Make 5 Simple Cards and Tons of Mini cards with the All Squared Away Bundle 

By Melissa Kerman / April 2, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a set of simple cards made with the retiring All Squared Away bundle. I can’t begin to tell you how much fun I had making these simple cards, and the bunches of mini cards you’ll see in this post! There’s something so incredibly satisfying about making simple easily reproducible […]

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Todays projects feature collage stamping with the Ranunculus Romance Stamp Set. These are variations of my March 2022 color challenge project.

Collage Stamping Technique with the Ranunculus Romance Set

By Melissa Kerman / March 19, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today’s projects feature collage stamping with the Ranunculus Romance Stamp Set. These are variations of my March 2022 color challenge project. I had so much fun playing with the Ranunculus Romance Stamp set that I couldn’t help but make more than one collage as I played with the images. To recreate this card you’ll first […]

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In this post, you'll learn how to make two gorgeous cards with the Stampin' Up! Waves of the Ocean Collection of products.

Stampin’ Up! Waves of the Ocean Projects

By Melissa Kerman / March 12, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post you’ll learn how to make two gorgeous cards with the Stampin’ Up! Waves of the Ocean Collection of products. I’ll be using a variety of techniques to create today’s cards in two different color schemes. The Stampin’ Up! Waves of the Ocean designer series paper includes a wonderful color palette with Calypso […]

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Check out my 25 unique pretty pillow boxes with Sale-A-Bration papers! These were part of a New Years' Gift for my team of Treehouse Chicks!

25 Pretty Pillow Boxes in a Snap! Plus a fun Team Gift!

By Melissa Kerman / February 26, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing 25 unique pretty pillow boxes with Sale-A-Bration papers! These were part of a New Years’ Gift for my wonderful Team of Treehouse Chicks! I can’t believe it’s almost the end of February and I’m just managing to share this post. Time flies! Anyway, the focus of today’s post is […]

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Todays Simple Handmade Card & Box are so easy to make! I've used the Rainbow of Happiness Bundle, Sweet Talk DSP & Pretty Pillowbox Dies.

Simple Handmade Card and Pillow Box Treat in No Time!

By Melissa Kerman / February 25, 2022 / 0 Comments

Todays simple handmade card & box are so easy to make! The card was made as my contribution to the February 2022 Simple Suite Stamper’s Tutorial Bundle. This tutorial bundle includes a set of twelve projects designed by the Simple Suite Stampers Design Team. My simple handmade card is a bit of a sneak peek […]

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