Basic Card Making Techniques

Today's post features some homemade birthday card ideas made with the Piece of Cake Stamp Set and coordinating Cake Builder Punch.

Homemade Birthday Card Ideas

By Melissa Kerman / August 16, 2019 / 1 Comment

Today’s post features some homemade birthday card ideas made with the Piece of Cake Stamp Set, coordinating Cake Builder Punch and a Must-Know Stamparatus Trick. This was one of my July club projects and is one of the July/August Free Card Kit projects too! In case you’re interested, there are details about my Free Card […]

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Today's two tutorial bundle projects feature a nautical theme. One is a simple Dutch Door Fun Fold card and the other uses two simple Must-Know Techniques.

Tutorial Bundle Sneak Peeks

By Melissa Kerman / August 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

The nautical-themed projects in today’s post, offer a bit of a sneak peek into the August Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. 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 Come Sail Away […]

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Easy card making ideas often start for me with Stampin' Up! designer series papers. Today's project features the gorgeous Magnolia Lane paper and stamp set.

Simple Handmade Card Designs

By Melissa Kerman / August 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

Simple handmade card designs don’t often come easy to me! What I have realized is that simple handmade card designs often start for me with Stampin’ Up! designer series papers! Today’s project features the gorgeous Magnolia Lane paper and the coordinating Good Morning Magnolia Stamp Set. This paper is so beautiful that the card design […]

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Today's project features the High Tide Stamp Set and a must-know paper crafting technique called masking! It's a little like magic!!!

High Tide Card

By Melissa Kerman / July 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s project features the High Tide Stamp Set which is one of my favorite summertime sets! This project was first shared in early 2017, on my old Stampin’ Up! blog, which will be gone very soon. Since Stampin’ Up! is taking down the blog portion of the site, I’ve picked some of my favorite posts […]

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Check out these simple card making ideas made with the Magnolia Lane Product Suite! These are from the July 2019 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial bundle.

Simple Card Making Ideas!

By Melissa Kerman / July 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

Check out these simple card making ideas made with the Magnolia Lane Product Suite! These projects are remakes of two of the July Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial bundle projects and therefore, provide a fun sneak peek of the bundle this month. I’ve used the Good Morning Magnolia Stamp Set, the coordinating Magnolia Memories dies and […]

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Easiest Quick Coloring Ever!

By Melissa Kerman / July 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

The project today features the Good Morning Magnolia Stamp Set and the easiest quick coloring you’ll find ever! While I call this quick coloring, the truth is that I actually used a stamp from the Artisan Textures Stamp Set to apply color to my flower image. There are several images in this set with different […]

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Today's project uses the Lovely Words Thinlits and a technique I'm calling, Masking a Mosaic or Paper Mosaic Art. This was first shared on July 3, 2017.

Color Fusers Blog Hop July 2017

By Melissa Kerman / July 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

A blast from the past! This project was first shared on July 3, 2017, on my old Stampin’ Up! blog, which will be gone very soon. Since Stampin’ Up! is taking down the blog portion of the site, I’ve picked some of my favorite posts from that blog to bring over here to my new […]

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Simple DIY Cards & Woven Threads Suite

By Melissa Kerman / June 14, 2019 / 2 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some simple DIY cards made with the Woven Threads Product Suite. These DIY cards also feature the NEW 2019 – 2021 InColors and were the focus of my Facebook Live event yesterday. In the Facebook Live video, I’ve also shared the new products I received in my Stampin’ Up! […]

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Today's post includes 11 cards featuring the NEW 2019 - 2021 Stampin' Up! In Colors. These are sneak peeks of the June 2019 Tutorials Bundle.

Stampin’ Up! In Colors 2019 – 2021

By Melissa Kerman / June 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s post includes 11 cards featuring the NEW 2019 – 2021 Stampin’ Up! In Colors. These projects are sneak peeks of the June 2019 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. Each month, the eight members of the Simple Suite Stampers Design Team creates a project and tutorial focused on a particular product suite. For the June […]

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Today's projects were made for the June Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. The Free As A Bird Stamp Set & Stitched Labels Nested Dies are featured.

June 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

By Melissa Kerman / June 3, 2019 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and June 2019 Color Challenge! Today I’ll be sharing two coloring projects made with the Free As A Bird Stamp Set and the Stitched Labels Nested Dies. These two products will be available as a bundle starting tomorrow with the launch of the 2019 – 2020 Annual Catalog! […]

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