Fun Folds & Unusual Openings

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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Combine a vintage collage look with a fun fold book binding card, for an easy & interesting card. Project features the Quiet Meadow Stamp Set.

How to make a Book Binding Card

By Melissa Kerman / June 16, 2021 / 0 Comments

Today’s Club and Free Card Kit Project is a Book Binding fun fold card created using the Quiet Meadow bundle. The vintage collage style just seemed like the perfect fit for this book-binding card. It makes me think of an old journal. The construction of this card is actually quite simple which is one thing […]

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Learn how to make an Easel Card with the Floating & Fluttering Bundle & the Daisy Garden Stamp Set with the Wax Paper Resist Technique.

How to Make an Easel Card with a Resist

By Melissa Kerman / June 12, 2021 / 0 Comments

Today’s post and video are all about how to make an Easel Card using some fun wax paper resist backgrounds. I love to play with variations of a given technique to experiment and see what fun effects are possible. At the end of the play session, I often get left with a bunch of pieces […]

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Simple Fun Fold Cards are one of my favorite card types! Plus, today's card is so easy to "make your own" using your favorite designer paper.

Simple Fun Fold Cards

By Melissa Kerman / April 16, 2021 / 2 Comments

Simple Fun Fold Cards are one of my favorite card types! Plus, today’s card is so easy to “make your own” using your favorite designer paper. Who doesn’t love a little surprise when they open a card? Simple fun fold cards offer the benefit of a surprise without a lot of work. Plus, when you […]

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How to make an M-Fold Card with the Pretty Perennials Stamp Set and the Paper Blooms paper. Get this paper free during Sale-A-Bration!

How to make an M-Fold Card

By Melissa Kerman / February 8, 2021 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing How to make an M-Fold Card with the Pretty Perennials Stamp Set and the Paper Blooms designer paper. You can get this paper FREE during Sale-A-Bration! This fun fold card is a club and free card kit project and is easy to make! It involves some simple scoring. I’ve […]

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Gilded Leafing with the Winter Woods Set

Gilded Leafing with the Winter Woods Set

By Melissa Kerman / December 20, 2020 / 0 Comments

Today’s project features a forest scene and Gilded Leafing with the Winter Woods Set. This card was inspired by my team member Kathi Cox, who recently shared a project in a team event with a die-cut window. I immediately knew it would be a super fun project layout to play with. Before I made this […]

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