Fun Folds & Unusual Openings

Check out this NEW fun fold card layout that's so easy to make! These cards are made with the A Walk in the Forest designer paper!

Learn how to make this new fun fold card!

By Melissa Kerman / December 2, 2023 / 2 Comments

I’ve been paper crafting for over 20 years so it’s a real treat to discover a new fun fold card layout! Just when you thought you’d seen everything yet another new idea appears. This is one of the things that has kept me excited about card-making for so many years! Plus, if you know me, […]

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Three Simple Split Card Design Ideas! Get the Greatest Journey and Mountain Air stamps & dies before they retire! Get the NEW Beautiful Balloons Bundle starting on 5/2/23.

Make these simple Split Card Designs!

By Melissa Kerman / April 22, 2023 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing three simple Split Card designs! Two of these Split Card Designs are made with retiring products and the third one is made with the NEW Beautiful Balloons Bundle which will be available to purchase starting on 5/2/23. In my Facebook Live video, I showed how to make this first […]

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Fun Fold Cards Tutorial with the Hello Irresistible DSP!

By Melissa Kerman / March 11, 2023 / 0 Comments

Todays Fun Fold Cards Tutorial is a blast from the past, in honor of my 20th Anniversary as a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator! Each year on my Stampin’ Up! anniversary one of my favorite things to do is pull out a project made earlier in my time as a demonstrator, and remake it with current Stampin’ […]

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Today's Fun Fold Card Tutorial for Christmas is made with the Christmas Lights Bundle in the Lights Aglow Suite & the Santa Express paper.

A Fun Fold Card Tutorial for Christmas!

By Melissa Kerman / September 3, 2022 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing a fun fold card tutorial with a Christmas theme. For today’s cards, I’ve combined the Santa Express designer paper with the Christmas Lights Bundle from the Lights Aglow product suite. The color scheme was inspired by the designer paper and includes, Shaded Spruce, Mint Macaron, Granny Apple Green, Petal […]

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Fancy Fold Card & Fun with the Stamparatus

By Melissa Kerman / November 13, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, you’ll see two unique card ideas with the Eden’s Garden Stamp Set including a fancy fold card and more. In my video tutorial, I’ve included lots of fun tips and tricks for making my fancy fold card. Plus, my second Eden’s Garden card features a fun trick with the Stamparatus! You’ll definitely […]

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Today's post features a cute halloween card and sneak peek into the October 2021 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle.

Cute Halloween Card with a Surprise Inside

By Melissa Kerman / October 16, 2021 / 0 Comments

Today’s post features a cute halloween card and sneak peek into the October 2021 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 Cute Halloween Suite from the mini catalog. The […]

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These are so quick and easy to design and make! I've used three different designer papers to create these 3 Christmas Gift Card Holders.

3 Easy Christmas Gift Card Holders

By Melissa Kerman / October 12, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing 3 easy Christmas Gift Card Holders You can make these as simple or as complex as you want by adding elements to the front as you desire. For the three Christmas Gift Card Holders here, the one with the snowman and penguin is the easiest and the one with […]

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Check out my Accordion Fold Card Tutorial with the Harvest Meadow Suite. This project is a sneak peek from the Sept. 2021 tutorial bundle.

Accordion Fold Card Tutorial & Nature’s Harvest

By Melissa Kerman / September 13, 2021 / 0 Comments

Check out my Accordion Fold Card Tutorial with the Harvest Meadow Suite. This project is a sneak peek from the Sept. 2021 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 Harvest Meadow Suite […]

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Today's joy fold card tutorial includes a set of colorful cards with a latch closure. These feature the awesome Pattern Party designer paper!

Joy Fold Card Tutorial with a Simple Twist

By Melissa Kerman / August 5, 2021 / 0 Comments

I’ve created joy fold cards in the past but this set of cards have an added feature that I really like! Today’s joy fold card tutorial includes a set of colorful cards with a latch closure. This latch element allows the card to stay shut more securely, plus it’s just more fun to open and close […]

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See My Latest Favorite Way to Use Gilded Leafing and Paper Scraps! You are going to love how easy and fun this is!

See My Latest Favorite Way to Use Gilded Leafing and Paper Scraps!

By Melissa Kerman / July 3, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some projects made with my new favorite way to use Gilded Leafing and paper scraps! I was inspired to create my projects after seeing a video by Tina Zink, a fellow demonstrator in Canada. She calls this technique Gilded Grout and it’s absolutely addictive! Plus, it makes great use […]

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