Paper Crafting Techniques

The Garden Lane designer series paper is the featured product for today's fun fold card ideas.

Fun Fold Card Ideas with Garden Lane

By Melissa Kerman / May 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Garden Lane designer series paper is the featured product for today’s fun fold card ideas. This is a new designer series paper that will be available in the 2019 – 2020 Annual Catalog, that goes live on June 4, 2019. This paper is all about shades of green and I love it! In today’s […]

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How to use Brusho

How to use Brusho for a Background

By Melissa Kerman / May 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

For today’s project and video, I’ll be showing you how to use Brusho to create a stunning background. This is one of my May/June 2019 Club and Free Card Kit Projects. So, the card I’m sharing today was inspired by my friend and fellow demonstrator, Wanda Williams. She used the same background technique but with […]

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My project features a watercolor wash background with the Florentine Dies. This was a stamp club project and also a May/June 2019 Free Card Kit project.

Watercolor Wash Background with Florentine Die

By Melissa Kerman / May 12, 2019 / 1 Comment

My project features a watercolor wash background with the Florentine Dies. This was a stamp club project and also a May/June 2019 Free Card Kit project. Each time you do a watercolor wash background it will turn out differently, as you may be able to see from the two cards below. Also, a few additional […]

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card making tutorials

Card Making Tutorials with Classic Garage Suite

By Melissa Kerman / May 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today I’ll be sharing three projects from the May Simple Suite Stampers Card Making Tutorials Bundle. The featured product suite this month is Classic Garage. These projects provide a great sneak peek into this months card making tutorials bundle. The Bundle is available for FREE with qualifying customer orders and it’s available to my team […]

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Learn how to make a simple fun fold card that looks like a shirt. It's so cute and simple you'll just have to go make your own!

Fun Fold Card with Classic Garage

By Melissa Kerman / May 7, 2019 / 1 Comment

Today’s fun fold card was one of the make-n’-takes at my team gathering. I just love this cute shirt card layout and it’s very easy to make too! For this fun fold card, we used the Classic Garage designer series paper which will be retiring when the 2018 – 2019 catalog expires on June 3, […]

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In today’s post and Facebook Live, I’ll be playing with the Masking Tape Technique and will be featuring two retiring stamp sets including the Lovely As A Tree and Amazing Life sets.

Masking Tape Technique Fun!

By Melissa Kerman / May 3, 2019 / 2 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing projects made with variations of the Masking Tape Technique and two retiring stamp sets, Lovely As A Tree and Amazing Life. Up until now, I’ve really only done the masking tape technique in one way. It was really fun to play with some variations on the technique! For this […]

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Today's projects are for the card maker that wants an easy WOW effect. I've used the To A Wild Rose bundle and an Easy DIY Stamp Pad!

2019 Annual Catalog Sneak Peek!

By Melissa Kerman / April 18, 2019 / 3 Comments

Today’s projects are for the card maker that wants an easy WOW effect without a lot of work. I’ve used the To A Wild Rose bundle, a 2019 Annual Catalog Sneak Peek, and a homemade ink pad! These are a few of the projects I shared in my presentation at the Stampin’ Up! OnStage event […]

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Today's post features a homemade ink pad and a multifaceted gift, made with the To a Wild Rose Stamp Set, a sneek peek from the 2019 - 2020 Annual Catalog.

Homemade Ink Pad and a Team Gift

By Melissa Kerman / April 14, 2019 / 2 Comments

Today’s post features a homemade ink pad and a fun multifaceted 3-D gift, made with the To A Wild Rose Stamp Set. I’ve also used the To a Wild Rose coordinating dies. These products are a sneak peek from the 2019 – 2020 Annual Catalog! Here’s the case plus all the contents: I made this gift for my […]

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Today's project features the Beach Happy Stamp Set and the rectangle stitched framlits. Water coloring and the omitting markers technique are used.

Water coloring with Beach Happy!

By Melissa Kerman / April 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s project features the Beach Happy Stamp Set and the Rectangle Stitched Framelits. Water coloring and the Omitting Markers technique are used. This project was CASE’d (Copy and Share Everything) from Tami Hewlett a fellow design team member for the Color Fusers Blog Hop. I demonstrated this water coloring project in my weekly Facebook Live […]

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Check out my easy card making idea, featuring a birch forest scene with the Winter Woods Stamp Set! Change the sentiment for an all purpose card design!

Easy Card Making with Winter Woods

By Melissa Kerman / April 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

Check out my easy card making idea, featuring a birch forest scene with the Winter Woods and Country Road Stamp Sets! This is one of my March / April Club and Free Card Kit Projects! I just love that this card is super simple to make, and the images are beautiful and so neutral, that […]

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