Paper Crafting Techniques

The theme for the May 2023 Color Challenge is the 2023-2025 InColors. I've used the Timeless Arrangements Bundle and all 5 colors on my card.

May 2023 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / May 1, 2023 / 1 Comment

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2023 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Janneke Dijkstra de Jong’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! […]

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Check out these simple birthday cards to make! Projects feature the Alphabet A La Mode dies, Bright & Beautiful designer paper and more!

3 Birthday Cards To Make

By Melissa Kerman / April 29, 2023 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing 3 birthday cards to make using various retiring, carryover, and new products! These cards use the Alphabet A La Mode dies which are one of my favorite products in the current mini-catalog. I’m so happy this item is sticking around in the New 2023 – 2024 Annual Catalog! These […]

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Three Simple Split Card Design Ideas! Get the Greatest Journey and Mountain Air stamps & dies before they retire! Get the NEW Beautiful Balloons Bundle starting on 5/2/23.

Make these simple Split Card Designs!

By Melissa Kerman / April 22, 2023 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing three simple Split Card designs! Two of these Split Card Designs are made with retiring products and the third one is made with the NEW Beautiful Balloons Bundle which will be available to purchase starting on 5/2/23. In my Facebook Live video, I showed how to make this first […]

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The April 2023 Color Challenge features Gorgeous Grape, Coastal Cabana & Polished Pink. I've used the Greatest Journey Bundle for my project.

April 2023 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / April 3, 2023 / 1 Comment

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and April 2023 Color Challenge! If you’ve already started the blog hop you should be coming from the talented Janneke Dijkstra de Jong’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! […]

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Learn how to do the die cut masking technique with the Brilliant Wings dies, the amazing Naturally Gilded Specialty Designer paper and more!

Fun with Die Cut Masking

By Melissa Kerman / March 25, 2023 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, you’ll see several projects made with the Die Cut Masking Technique. Die Cut Masking is super easy. Plus, there are tons of creative possibilities with this technique. For today’s projects, I’ve used the Brilliant Wings dies to create my mask. On some of the projects, I’ve also used the amazing Naturally Gilded […]

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Check out one of the easiest Watercolor Techniques ever! We'll use acrylic blocks, ink pads, a spritzer and the Greatest Journey Stamp Set.

Watercolor Technique with Acrylic Blocks

By Melissa Kerman / March 18, 2023 / 0 Comments

Check out my projects with an easy Watercolor Technique and the Greatest Journey Stamp Set! This watercolor technique is so addictive! I could not stop playing with this and ended up making 8 cards each with a unique watercolored background! This is just soooo fun! The images here were stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink […]

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The Hello Irresistible Designer Paper is today's featured product. Subscribe to my newsletter to get the Fun Fold Cards Tutorial for FREE!

Fun Fold Cards Tutorial with the Hello Irresistible DSP!

By Melissa Kerman / March 11, 2023 / 0 Comments

Todays Fun Fold Cards Tutorial is a blast from the past, in honor of my 20th Anniversary as a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator! Each year on my Stampin’ Up! anniversary one of my favorite things to do is pull out a project made earlier in my time as a demonstrator, and remake it with current Stampin’ […]

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The Irresistible blooms bundle is gorgeous when paired with the emboss resist technique. Learn how to make this project here!

How to make a card with the Irresistible Blooms Bundle & Emboss Resist Technique

By Melissa Kerman / March 4, 2023 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a gorgeous project made with the Irresistible Blooms Bundle which is a new Online Exclusive item! So, what that means is that the Irresistible Blooms bundle and other Online Exclusive products will NOT appear in a paper catalog probably ever! You’ll only be able to see and find these […]

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I am in love with this unique & easy card made with the Dainty Flowers Designer Paper and the Stampin' Up! Easter Bunny Bundle!

Unique & Easy Card with Dainty Flowers Designer Paper

By Melissa Kerman / February 4, 2023 / 2 Comments

I am in love with this unique & easy card made with the Dainty Flowers Designer Paper. Get this paper FREE with a $50 order during Sale-A-Bration! This card design came together so quickly and it was such an easy card to make. I sort of stumbled onto this design when I was noodling around […]

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Check out these two quick and easy, diy Valentine treats! They are made with the Stampin' Up, Country Floral Lane Suite.

DIY Valentine Treats – 2 Quick & Easy Projects!

By Melissa Kerman / January 21, 2023 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing two quick and easy DIY Valentine Treats. These DIY Valentine Treats feature the Country Floral Lane Suite and the Dandy Designs Sale-A-Bration designer paper. I’ve made two versions of my pop-up chocolate bar sleeve (shown just below) and two versions of the simplest pouch you’ll ever make (shown later […]

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