Paper Crafting Techniques

Check out my quick card layout with 5 card variations in 3 color schemes! Then, create beautiful cards with whatever stamps you have on hand!

Quick Card Layout with Multiple Variations!

By Melissa Kerman / November 27, 2020 / 0 Comments

Check out my quick card layout with 5 card variations in 3 different color schemes! Then, create beautiful cards with whatever stamps you have on hand! For most of my cards, I’ve used the Forever Blossoms Stamp Set to create some all-purpose cards, but I played around with several other focal pieces too. In the […]

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In this post learn how to make the cutest gift card holder and a coordinating card made with the Snowflake Spendor suite.

How to make the cutest gift card holder and a coordinating card

By Melissa Kerman / November 21, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing how to make the cutest gift card holder and a coordinating card. I’ve made three versions of my gift card holder. It’s made to look like an adorable little purse and I just love it. They are made with the Snowflake Splendor suite of products in the current mini […]

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In today’s post, I’ll be sharing two 3d projects with the Snowman Season and In The Pines sets. These make great gifts or Christmas decor!

3D Projects with Snowman Season and In The Pines Sets

By Melissa Kerman / November 14, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing two 3d projects with the Snowman Season and In The Pines sets plus a few other products too. These projects are easy to make and offer a fun simple idea for Christmas decor or a little gift during the holidays. They each hold a small led light to mimic […]

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I just love these 3 unique Christmas card ideas! They're sneak peeks of the Nov. 2020 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. Get it FREE now!

3 Christmas Card Ideas to Love!

By Melissa Kerman / November 7, 2020 / 0 Comments

I just love the 3 Christmas card ideas I have to share today! Today’s projects are sneak peeks of the November 2020 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. I’ll be showing my design for the tutorial bundle plus, I’ve made my own versions of two of the other designer’s projects using the products I had on […]

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how to make a trifold card

How to Make a Trifold Card

By Melissa Kerman / October 31, 2020 / 2 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be showing how to make a Trifold card. Check out my cards made with some of my favorite products in the current mini catalog! I just love these and they were fun and easy to make. In this post, you’ll see lots of photos but to learn all the details about […]

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Stamping with Dry Embossing and the Life is Beautiful set

Stamping with Dry Embossing and Life is Beautiful

By Melissa Kerman / October 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

For today’s project, I’ll be showing two ways to use stamping with dry embossing. The Life Is Beautiful Stamp Set is the star of the show along with the Winter Snow embossing folder. I just adore both of these products! In addition to stamping with dry embossing, I’ll also be heat embossing, sponging, tearing, and […]

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For today's projects, I'll show how to make cards with pressed flowers, fern leaves, and other plant matter!

How to Make Cards with Pressed Flowers

By Melissa Kerman / October 17, 2020 / 2 Comments

For today’s projects, I’ll be using nature as my partner in crime and will show how to make cards with pressed flowers and other plant matter! A few months ago my husband and I were on having our weekly zoom call with our sweet daughter, Sarah. She told us she’d been working on making wreaths […]

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Inside Shadow Box Card Tutorial

Inside Shadow Box Card for Christmas

By Melissa Kerman / October 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

I’m excited to share my Inside Shadow Box Card with you today! About two years ago I saw a card using this layout and have wanted to make one ever since. My inside shadow box card is pretty simple and is sized so you can get two cards out of a single piece of 8-½” […]

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The Magic In This Night Suite is NOT just for Halloween! Check out these 3 tutorial-bundle sneak peek projects featuring this suite!

The Magic In This Night Suite is NOT just for Halloween!

By Melissa Kerman / October 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

Most of the projects I’ve seen made with the products in the Magic in this Night Suite feature a Halloween theme but after you see my projects today you may see these products in a new way. I’ve had so much fun playing with the designer paper, metallic mesh ribbon, and black glitter paper to […]

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For this club and free card kit project we'll explore some fun watercolor background ideas and create a variety of textures and effects.

Fun with Watercolor Background Ideas!

By Melissa Kerman / October 7, 2020 / 4 Comments

For this club and free card kit project, we’ll explore some fun watercolor background ideas and create a variety of textures and effects. For my various backgrounds, I’ve played with water-based inks with additional water and isopropyl alcohol for some different looks. My projects use a fall color scheme with the Love of Leaves Stamp […]

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