Paper Crafting Techniques

Check out these creative card ideas made with bubble wrap and repurposed materials! These were made by team members at a team gathering! This was so fun!

Creative Card Ideas with Bubble Wrap and More!

By Melissa Kerman / November 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

Check out these creative card ideas made with bubble wrap and other unusual materials! I just love playing with any material I find around the house to create texture in my card making. I’ve used lots of different materials including bubble wrap, plastic wrap, cardboard (the corrugated inside), mesh bags (from produce), papers that come […]

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Check out this project made with the Stampin' Up! Waterfront Stamp Set! It's made with my very own Black Ice paper crafting technique!

Stampin’ Up! Waterfront Stamp Set and Black Ice

By Melissa Kerman / November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

The projects I’m sharing in this post feature the Stampin’ Up! Waterfront Stamp Set with my Black Ice technique. These were originally shared on my Stampin’ Up! blog in February 2018 but since that time Stampin’ Up! discontinued the blogging feature on the site. I just love these projects so I’m sharing here on my […]

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The Very Versailles Stamp Set is the featured product today. The beautiful foliage image is heat embossed in three colors, for a gorgeous, elegant result.

Very Versailles Card with Shimmery Foliage

By Melissa Kerman / November 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Very Versailles Stamp Set is the featured product today. The beautiful foliage image is heat embossed in three colors, for a gorgeous, elegant result. I’ve used Shimmery Black, Shimmery White, and Gold embossing powders to create the focal piece for this card. It was this foliage image, in the Very Versailles Stamp Set that […]

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Today’s I’ll be sharing sneak peeks of the November Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial bundle which features the Christmastime is Here Product Suite!

Christmastime Is Here Tutorial Bundle

By Melissa Kerman / November 8, 2019 / 3 Comments

Today’s post offers a bit of a sneak peek into the November Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle which features the Christmastime Is Here product suite. On the first Tuesday of each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle, including 8 tutorials, focusing on a particular theme. The focus this month is […]

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Today's post features three Homemade Christmas Card Ideas shared at my 4th Annual Creative Escape Event. Name cards and table gifts were made with the Monster Bash suite.

Homemade Christmas Card Ideas / Creative Escape

By Melissa Kerman / October 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s post features three Homemade Christmas Card Ideas. These were the Christmas Stamp-A-Stack cards made at my 4th Annual Creative Escape Event that happened this past Saturday. I just love this event and this one was the biggest one yet! It goes from 10 am to 10 pm so it’s a long and fun day, […]

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Todays post features an extra fancy Christmas card with Mercury Glass Acetate, Noble Peacock Foil, specialty designer paper and lots of sparkle and shine!

Mercury Glass Acetate on a Christmas Card

By Melissa Kerman / October 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s post features an extra fancy Christmas card made with Mercury Glass Acetate, Noble Peacock Foil, specialty designer paper and lots of sparkle and shine! This project was one of the Make n’ Takes at my team gathering earlier this month. There are several fun elements to this card but what makes it especially unique […]

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Check out two Dramatic and Unique Homemade Christmas Cards, made with the Very Versailles and Perfectly Plaid Stamp Sets plus the Tasteful Backgrounds Dies.

Unique Homemade Christmas Cards

By Melissa Kerman / October 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some unique homemade Christmas Cards that I think of as non-traditional. They are sparkly and special which makes them look like Christmas, but you could also change out the sentiment and easily transform these cards into any type of card you desire. Both of my cards today are made […]

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Today's project features collage stamping plus two techniques every crafter should know! Very Versailles and Tasteful Textures Stamp Sets are used.

Collage Stamping Essential Techniques

By Melissa Kerman / October 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Hi Stamping friends! Today I’ll be sharing one of my three free card kit projects for September and October 2019. It features collage stamping with the Very Versailles, Tasteful Textures and Perfectly Plaid Stamp Sets. I’ve made two card variations featuring simple vintage style collage stamping. My first design was an all-purpose card with a […]

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Today's post features 4 card variations made with the To Every Season Stamp Set by Stampin' Up! These are super cute, clean and simple cards!

4 Cards with To Every Season Stamp Set

By Melissa Kerman / October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s post features 4 card variations made with the To Every Season Stamp Set and the coordinating Every Season Punch Pack by Stampin’ Up! These are super cute, clean and simple cards! These two products are also available to purchase as a bundle and then you save 10%! I love the To Every Season Stamp […]

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Today's card is made with the Daisy Lane bundle and Artisan Textures Stamp Sets. This is one of three free card kit projects for Sept/Oct 2019.

Daisy Lane Bundle Card Design

By Melissa Kerman / October 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

Hi Stamping friends! Today I’ll be sharing one of my three free card kit projects for September and October 2019. It features the Daisy Lane bundle and Artisan Textures Stamp Sets. The Daisy Lane bundle includes the Daisy Lane Stamp Set and Medium Daisy punch. This set also coordinates with the Daisy Delight Stamp Set […]

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