Paper Crafting Techniques

Check out the 2024 - 2026 In Colors and these gorgeous, simple cards made with the Delicate Forest Stamp Set!

See the 2024 – 2026 In Colors and Delicate Forest Set!

By Melissa Kerman / March 23, 2024 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing the 2024 – 2026 In Colors and some simple, gorgeous cards made with the Delicate Forest Stamp Set! These projects were shared in my recent YouTube live as part of my 21st Anniversary festivities. Make sure to check out the “More Going On Now” Section later in this post […]

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The March 2024 Color Challenge & Blog Hop is live. My project features the Everyday Details Bundle including beautiful, line drawn images.

March 2024 Color Challenge & Color Fusers Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / March 4, 2024 / 2 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and March 2024 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Brenda Nelson’s blog post. If you’ve just joined in, make sure to do the full hop and see all the wonderful projects created by the Color Fusers Design team! The […]

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The cards in today's post feature the Thoughtful Expressions Bundle and a gorgeous color scheme including four of the 2022-2024 InColors.

Cards with the Thoughtful Expressions Bundle

By Melissa Kerman / February 23, 2024 / 2 Comments

The cards in today’s post feature the Thoughtful Expressions Bundle and a gorgeous color scheme including four of the 2022-2024 InColors. The Thoughtful Expressions Bundle is a new item in the January to April mini-catalog. This project highlights my favorite image in the set which is this lovely hummingbird. These cards also feature four of […]

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Learn how to create some beautiful, striking cards with Shimmery White Embossing Paste and the Foursquare Decorative Masks.

Make these stunning cards with embossing paste!

By Melissa Kerman / February 9, 2024 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some gorgeous cards that use Shimmery White Embossing Paste. These cards are variations of my February 2024 Color Challenge project. I just had to keep playing with Shimmery White Embossing Paste and this scrumptious color scheme including three of the 2022 – 2024 InColors. These colors will be retiring […]

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Learn how to make this quick and easy DIY Valentine Treat Wrapper! They're made with Sale-A-Bration products that you can get for FREE!

Make this Easy DIY Valentine Treat Wrapper!

By Melissa Kerman / January 26, 2024 / 0 Comments

Check out this quick and easy DIY Valentine Treat Wrapper! Get the products I used to make this project for Free during Sale-A-Bration! The DIY Valentine Treat Wrapper you see below is just one of several versions of my design! I’ve had so much fun making these and giving them to crafty friends. I’ve saved […]

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Cardmaking with embossing folders is an easy way to add texture & dimension in one quick step! It can add interest to designer papers too!

Simple Cardmaking with Embossing Folders

By Melissa Kerman / January 13, 2024 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing one of my favorite things, cardmaking with embossing folders. Cardmaking with embossing folders offers a super easy way to add texture and dimension in one quick step! Plus, it’s a great way to add interest to designer papers too! In this post, you’ll see two cards made with some […]

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simple christmas card with watercoloring

Simple Christmas Card with Watercoloring

By Melissa Kerman / December 9, 2023 / 0 Comments

Today’s post features a stunning and simple Christmas Card with watercoloring, that anyone can make! I’ve included photos in this post of three versions of my card simple Christmas Card with watercoloring. This first photo is the simplest of the three. For these cards, I’ve used various circular objects to stamp the outlines of my […]

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Check out this NEW fun fold card layout that's so easy to make! These cards are made with the A Walk in the Forest designer paper!

Learn how to make this new fun fold card!

By Melissa Kerman / December 2, 2023 / 2 Comments

I’ve been paper crafting for over 20 years so it’s a real treat to discover a new fun fold card layout! Just when you thought you’d seen everything yet another new idea appears. This is one of the things that has kept me excited about card-making for so many years! Plus, if you know me, […]

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These Retiform Technique cards were designed in a live video where participants helped pick elements. Design ideas and concepts were shared.

How To Design Cards! 3 Retiform Technique Cards!

By Melissa Kerman / November 18, 2023 / 2 Comments

These Retiform Technique cards were designed in a live video where participants helped pick elements. Design ideas and concepts were shared. This is Part 2 of 2 videos and blog posts featuring the retiform technique. In my first post/video, I created three unique pieces plus showed the card that inspired my creative play. In the […]

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This quick Christmas card is easy to make and yet it has some fabulous details and texture that I think you're going to love!

Quick Christmas Card with the Beary Cute Bundle

By Melissa Kerman / November 4, 2023 / 0 Comments

Today’s quick Christmas Card is made with the adorable Beary Cute Bundle. Make sure to scroll down to see a super simple version of this card too! This card includes some fabulous detail and texture that I think you’re going to love! You gotta love a quick Christmas card that’s easy to make and interesting […]

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