Basic Card Making Techniques

Today's tutorial bundle project features coloring autumn leaves using Blends Alcohol Markers and the Rustic Harvest Designer Paper.

Coloring Autumn Leaves – It’s Easy & Fun with Designer Paper!

By Melissa Kerman / September 24, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today I’m featuring my September 2022 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle project which includes coloring autumn leaves. For this project, I’ve used Blends Alcohol Markers and the Rustic Harvest Designer Paper. I love fall colors so coloring autumn leaves is something I really enjoy! Plus, it’s so easy with Alcohol Markers and black and white […]

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Learn how to use your scraps to make a bunch of quick cards. Projects feature the Soft Seedlings Stamp Set and an autumn color scheme.

6 Quick Cards with Paper Scraps!

By Melissa Kerman / September 13, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some projects made with my “card salad” paper scraps. Are you wondering what “card salad” is? In case you’re not familiar with the term, it’s what I call the leftover paper scraps from a creative card-making session. When I create I almost always experiment and play with various color […]

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Do you love a simple card layout that can be used to create multiple card styles? If so, you're going to love today's post!

1 Simple Card Layout, 4 Unique Cards

By Melissa Kerman / August 20, 2022 / 0 Comments

Do you love a simple card layout that can be used to create multiple card styles? If so, you’re going to love today’s projects! In today’s post, you’ll see 4 cards using 1 simple card layout! My first two projects feature the Happy Forest Friends Designer Paper and Limited Edition Stamp Set. The first card […]

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Today's projects use alphabet stamps to create 4 card variations. They feature the Stampin' Up! Alphabest Bundle & Wildflower Path Stamp Set.

Using Alphabet Stamps in Your Card Making!

By Melissa Kerman / August 6, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today’s projects use alphabet stamps to create 4 card variations. The Stampin’ Up! Alphabest Bundle & Wildflower Path Stamp Set are the featured products. I had so much fun playing with these alphabet stamps and the adorable coordinating punch! Now my first card was created for the August 2022 Color Challenge and it was the […]

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Learn how to make a recessed panel card! It's easy and fun to do! See 3 project variations using the Nature's Prints Stamp Set and more!

3 Recessed Panel Card Ideas – Nature’s Prints

By Melissa Kerman / July 23, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post and video, learn how to make a recessed panel card! It’s so easy and fun to do! The first recessed panel card I made featured the Sun Prints designer series paper which coordinates with the Nature’s Prints Stamp Set. This stamp set has a coordinating set of dies (shown in the photo […]

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Make two Quick Classy Cards with the Lovely In Linen Paper! Projects also feature the Splendid Thoughts Bundle, Season of Chic Set, and more.

Quick Classy Cards with the Lovely in Linen Paper

By Melissa Kerman / July 16, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today’s quick classy cards are a sneak peek into the July 2022 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. On the first week of each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle focusing on a particular theme. The focus this month is the Lovely In Linen Suite. My two classy cards are two […]

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Check out these masculine cards made with the He's The Man designer paper! These are so easy and quick to make!

Masculine Cards with He’s The Man 

By Melissa Kerman / May 28, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some Masculine cards that are a sneak peek of the May 2022 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. On the first week of each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle focusing on a particular theme. The focus this month is the He’s The Man Suite. […]

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Check out the amazing new 2022 - 2024 InColors! In Today's post you'll see these colors featured on my InColor Bookmark and a set of 5 cards!

Bookmark & More with the 2022-2024 InColors!

By Melissa Kerman / May 14, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing projects made with the 2022-2024 InColors! I’ve got two projects to share, with multiple variations of each. The first project is my NEW 2022-2024 InColors bookmarks. The second project is a set of cards each of which features one of these new colors! Each year when the InColors come […]

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For the May 2022 Color Challenge I've made a simple, cute card with the NEW Limited Edition Stamp Set and Stylish Shapes dies.

May 2022 Color Challenge & Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / May 2, 2022 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and May 2022 Color Challenge For the May 2022 Color Challenge I’ve made a simple, cute card with the Limited Edition Stamp Set and Stylish Shapes dies. Both of these items are in the 2022 – 2023 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog and will be available to purchase starting […]

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Today's project features the Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing Technique and the Hand-Drawn Blooms Stamp Set. Get it before it retires on 5/2/22!

Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing Technique

By Melissa Kerman / April 28, 2022 / 0 Comments

Today’s project features the Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing Technique and the Hand-Drawn Blooms Stamp Set. I just love the watercolor look that the Acrylic Block Ink Smooshing technique provides. There are so many ways to do it as well! For my background here I’ve used an “E” size acrylic block and applied the ink directly […]

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