Paper Crafting Techniques

Today's projects feature two waterfall cards, one of my favorite fun folds. New stamp sets shown include Beautiful World, Lovely You & Tasteful Touches.

Waterfall Cards with New Catalog Products!

By Melissa Kerman / May 22, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing two waterfall cards which is one of my favorite fun folds. Both of these waterfall cards feature new products from the 2020 – 2021 Annual Catalog. I’ve used the Beautiful World, Lovely You & Tasteful Touches stamp sets plus the new 2020 – 2022 In Colors! These products will […]

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Check out these adorable 3 x 3 Mini Note Cards. I've used a variety of stamp sets plus made several with the scrappy strips technique too!

Fun with 3 x 3 Mini Note Cards

By Melissa Kerman / May 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing several mini note cards that I’ve made either with “scrap salad” or with the Scrappy Strips Technique. So what is “scrap salad” you might ask? Well, after each creative session I’m most often left with parts and pieces I’ve stamped, die-cut punched, colored, etc. These leftover pieces were made […]

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The Above The Clouds Bundle and Shaving Cream Technique are the focus of today's post. See two cards plus more backgrounds made with this fun technique!

Shaving Cream Technique with Above The Clouds!

By Melissa Kerman / May 15, 2020 / 0 Comments

The Above The Clouds Bundle and Shaving Cream Technique are the focus of today’s post. See two cards plus more backgrounds made with this fun and messy technique! The two cards I’m sharing today include one that I would call a Clean and Simple design and the other is a stepped-up version with the shaving […]

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These project Ideas with the Country Club Paper are sneak peeks of the May Simple Suite Stamper's Tutorial Bundle which you can get for FREE!

Project Ideas with the Country Club Paper

By Melissa Kerman / May 8, 2020 / 0 Comments

Today’s post offers a bit of a sneak peek into the May 2020 Simple Suite Stamper’s Tutorial Bundle and features project ideas with the Country Club Paper. On the first Tuesday of each month, the Simple Suite Stamper’s design team publishes a tutorial bundle, including 8 projects, focusing on a particular theme. The focus this […]

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These are unique and messy projects but totally worth the effort!!! I've had so much fun with the Rooted in Nature Stamp Set and my Pigment Sprinkles!

Fun with the Rooted In Nature Stamp Set

By Melissa Kerman / May 6, 2020 / 0 Comments

I’ve had so much fun with the Rooted in Nature Stamp Set and I can’t wait to share my projects in today’s post! Today’s projects feature a messy but fun technique that uses Pigment Sprinkles directly on stamps. I had so much fun with the Rooted in Nature Stamp Set with the Pigment Sprinkles. This […]

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See two unique projects made for the May 2020 Color Challenge and Blog Hop! One uses scraps and the other features heat embossing with Tear & Tape.

May 2020 Color Challenge and Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / May 4, 2020 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2020 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the May 2020 Color Challenge and Blog Hop includes two of the five 2018 – 2020 InColors that are retiring next month. They’re both very bright, cheerful colors and yet I’ve hardly used them, and now have to say […]

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Check out this fun project featuring Heat Embossing with Tear and Tape plus masking. I'm also showcasing the retiring Flourishing Phrases Stamp Set.

Heat Embossing with Tear and Tape

By Melissa Kerman / May 1, 2020 / 0 Comments

Check out this fun project featuring Heat Embossing with Tear and Tape plus masking. I’m showcasing the Flourishing Phrases Stamp Set which retires on June 2nd, 2020 by using it on this project and sharing several past creations. This method of heat embossing with tear and tape is not a new thing but often I […]

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Check out my set of 6 simple Mosaic Mood card ideas with a fun surprise inside!! This designer paper and Thank You Die used, are retiring and discounted!

Simple Mosaic Mood Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / April 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a set of 6 simple Mosaic Mood card ideas with a fun surprise inside! In fact, it’s the surprise inside that really makes these cards special! Plus, all twelve of the designer paper patterns are showcased on these simple Mosaic Mood card ideas making it a great use of […]

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This unique DIY Rose Card with To A Wild Rose Stamp Set was created to have an antiqued look and multicolored roses. I made my own ink pad to get this look.

Unique DIY Rose Card with To A Wild Rose

By Melissa Kerman / April 21, 2020 / 2 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a unique DIY Rose Card with To A Wild Rose Stamp Set. It was created to have an antiqued look and multicolored roses. I made my own ink pad to get this look. Two techniques were used on this card, 1) to get the antiqued background and 2) to […]

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emboss resist technique tutorial

Emboss Resist Technique Tutorial Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / April 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

Today’s post and video include an Emboss Resist Technique Tutorial plus I’ll be showing another must-know technique called Direct To Paper. My projects today were inspired by a card I saw on Pinterest by Michele Boyer. She has included a step by step emboss resist technique tutorial in her project post. The color scheme she […]

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