Basic Card Making Techniques

The All Adorned Stamp Set is the featured product for today's post. This project is made with the emboss resist technique.

Emboss Resist with All Adorned

By Melissa Kerman / February 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today is an exciting day because there are now FOUR FUN, NEW items available for FREE with qualifying purchases. You’ll see more details about these new items later in this post, plus, I showed all of the new items in my recent Facebook Live too! As a demonstrator, I got to preorder these a few […]

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For today's blog post I played with some paper decoration ideas. By altering designer papers with stamping on them I created some very fun effects.

Paper Decoration Ideas with Stamps & DSP

By Melissa Kerman / February 1, 2019 / 4 Comments

For today’s blog post I played with several paper decoration ideas where I started with designer papers and added stamping to create some very fun results. I’ll be sharing four of the designs I created today. For these cards, I’ve used the Wood Textures and Neutrals Designer Paper packs for stamping on. The Winter Woods […]

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The Spotlighting Technique is used to add a fun twist to some simple card making ideas. The Home to Roost and All That You Are stamp sets are used.

Simple Card Making Ideas with Spotlighting

By Melissa Kerman / January 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

I’ve got two simple card making ideas for you today that feature a technique called Spotlighting. It’s a fun way to take a simple card and add an interesting little twist! The first of my simple card making ideas features the new Sale-A-Bration set called Home To Roost. I’m loving this set! A couple of […]

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Check out these Clean and Simple cards made with the Floral Romance Specialty Designer Paper and more fun Occasions catalog and Sale-A-Bration products.

Clean and Simple Cards

By Melissa Kerman / January 4, 2019 / 3 Comments

Yesterday’s Facebook Live event featured two clean and simple cards made with the Floral Romance product suite, the Butterfly Gala bundle, the Botanical Butterfly Designer Paper and the Strong & Beautiful Stamp Set. I love both of these clean and simple cards! One was CASE’d and the other is my version. So the card on the […]

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Today's project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is shown.

Rock and Roll Stamping Technique

By Melissa Kerman / December 28, 2018 / 2 Comments

Today’s project features lots of butterflies in a rainbow of colors, with the Gingham Gala Product Suite. The Rock and Roll Stamping Technique is used and demonstrated in my Facebook live video. Today’s project is called a Floating Card. I used five products from the Gingham Gala product suite, for my cards, including; the Butterfly Gala […]

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In this post, learn how to do double layer stamping with a custom-made spectrum pad. This is one of those stamping techniques that produce a fun and interesting effect, while also being super simple. Project features the Beautiful Blizzard Stamp Set and Blizzard Thinlits Die.

Double Layer Stamping Techniques

By Melissa Kerman / December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

In this post, learn how to do double layer stamping with a custom-made spectrum pad. This is one of those stamping techniques that produce a fun and interesting effect, while also being super simple. The project today features the Beautiful Blizzard Stamp Set and Blizzard Thinlits Die which is available as a bundle for a 10% discount. The […]

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This simple Christmas card design, features the Making Christmas Bright bundle and beautiful copper accents. The Joyous Noel DSP is used for punched bulbs.

Simple Christmas Card Design

By Melissa Kerman / December 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

Today’s simple Christmas card design is made with the Making Christmas Bright Bundle which includes the stamp set and the Christmas Bulb Builder Punch punch from the 2018 Holiday Catalog. This product bundle is retiring on 1/2/19. These products will still be available, just not as a bundle which saves you 10%! This project was one […]

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Today's project features the Incredible Like You Stamp Set from the 2019 Occasions Catalog and the Stamparatus by Stampin’ Up!.

Stamparatus by Stampin’ Up!

By Melissa Kerman / December 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

Today’s post features three projects made with the Stamparatus by Stampin’ Up! and the Incredible Like You Stamp Set from the Occasions catalog. These were the projects demonstrated in my 12/13/18 Facebook Live. There are three different versions of this card, one for the beginning crafter, one for the casual crafter and the last one […]

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Elegant Homemade Christmas Cards

By Melissa Kerman / December 12, 2018 / 2 Comments

It can be super easy to make elegant homemade Christmas cards! Today’s project uses simple stamping, some designer series paper, and gorgeous velvet ribbon! This card is made with the Dashing Deer Stamp Set and the Joyous Noel Designer Paper. The deer is just so elegant with the damask pattern. This image paired with the […]

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Today's post features some super easy card making ideas that use the Stamparatus by Stampin' Up! Clean, simple and easy! Gotta love that!

Easy Card Making Ideas – 6 Projects!

By Melissa Kerman / December 7, 2018 / 2 Comments

The projects in today’s post are some easy card making ideas that were shared as part of my Facebook Live event on 12/6/18. All these cards are Sneak Peek projects as they are made with products from the Occasions Catalog. This new catalog doesn’t go live till 1/3/19! I’m calling the first few cards my […]

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