Basic Card Making Techniques

Adding color to the Flowering Foils paper is so easy. See 3 ways to color this copper and silver embossed paper in this post! Paper is FREE till 3/31/20!

Adding Color to the Flowering Foils Paper

By Melissa Kerman / March 30, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing three ways for adding color to the Flowering Foils Paper. This is one of my current Club and Free Card Kit projects. Adding color to the Flowering Foils paper is so easy to do and can be done in multiple ways. There are four project variations shared in this […]

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Check out my scrappy strip technique card ideas made with the Ornate Garden Designer Paper and related color combinations! This was so fun to play with!

Scrappy Strip Technique Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / March 27, 2020 / 2 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some Scrappy Strip Technique card ideas made with the Ornate Garden Designer Paper, Ornate Thanks Stamp Set and related color combinations! When I set out to play with this technique I knew I wanted to play with the color scheme and stamps in the new Ornate Garden product suite […]

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Today's card features a Natures Thoughts Dies Fun Fold Card that also uses the Perennial Essence designer paper. Learn how you can get FREE card kits!

Natures Thoughts Dies Fun Fold Card

By Melissa Kerman / March 22, 2020 / 2 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be featuring a Natures Thoughts Dies Fun Fold Card. This is one of my three March/April 2020 Club and Free Card Kit projects. This Natures Thoughts Dies fun fold card, also uses the Positive Thoughts Stamp Set and gorgeous Perennial Essence designer series paper. We’ll use most of the patterns of […]

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It's a two for one! Make a simple card with peaceful moments dies that's also striking and unique. Then, make a second card with the leftover pieces!

Simple Card with Peaceful Moments Dies

By Melissa Kerman / March 15, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a two-for-one project that features a simple card with Peaceful Moments Dies. It’s also one of my three March/April 2020 Club and Free Card Kit projects. This simple card with Peaceful Moments Dies is striking and unique. Plus, you can make a second card with the leftover pieces with […]

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Check out some easy masking and sponging techniques with a monochromatic color scheme and the Poppy Moments dies!!! It's simple and gorgeous too!

Easy Masking and Sponging Techniques

By Melissa Kerman / March 13, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a Team Make n’ Take card, that features some easy masking and sponging techniques with a monochromatic color scheme, and the Poppy Moments Dies!!! It’s simple to make and gorgeous too! I love the card I’m sharing today for three important reasons! I love monochromatic color schemes, foliage shapes, […]

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Check out 5 simple birthday cards that feature the Birthday Bonanza designer series paper and a sneak peek into this months tutorial bundle.

Birthday Bonanza Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / March 6, 2020 / 2 Comments

Today’s post offers a bit of a sneak peek into the March 2020 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle featuring the Birthday Bonanza 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 the Birthday […]

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The color scheme for the March 2020 Color Challenge and Blog Hop immediately made me think of the Positive Thoughts Stamp Set and Natures Thoughts Dies.

March 2020 Color Challenge and Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / March 2, 2020 / 4 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and March 2020 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the March 2020 Color Challenge and Blog Hop immediately made me think of the Positive Thoughts Stamp Set and Natures Thoughts Dies. Both the color scheme and these products are earthy and natural-looking, so it is a perfect match. […]

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The Pleased as Punch DSP is the featured product on today's cards. This fun, colorful, springtime paper is available only while supplies last!

Pleased As Punch DSP Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / February 14, 2020 / 0 Comments

The Pleased as Punch DSP is the featured product on today’s cards. I’ll be sharing two card layouts but seven different cards. The first card layout is a shaker card, and I’ve created two versions. The second card layout is a Clean and Simple design that’s not exactly a fun fold but it’s a little […]

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In today’s post, I’ll be featuring a sneak peek of this month's tutorial bundle featuring three simple Peaceful Poppies card ideas. There's even a fun fold!

Peaceful Poppies Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / February 7, 2020 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be featuring a sneak peek of this month’s tutorial bundle featuring three simple Peaceful Poppies card ideas. There’s even a fun fold! Each month a new Simple Suite Stamper’s Tutorial bundle comes out which features 8 projects created by 8 different demonstrators. We always focus on a theme. This month’s theme […]

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These Painted Poppies cards are my current customer Thank You cards. Order in my online store to get one of these in the mail while supplies last!

Painted Poppies Cards

By Melissa Kerman / January 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

These Painted Poppies cards are my current customer Thank You cards! I’ve made a whole bunch of these but each one is unique. I especially love this floral image with this colorful background, which is different on each of these Painted Poppies cards. These are two of my favorites: In addition to using the Painted […]

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