Intermediate Card Making Techniques

Today's elegant card features the Parisian Flourish Embossing Folder with both heat embossing and dry embossing! It's a simple technique but a WOW effect!

Parisian Flourish Embossing Folder Project

By Melissa Kerman / January 19, 2020 / 2 Comments

Today’s elegant card features the Parisian Flourish Embossing Folder with both heat embossing and dry embossing! It’s a simple technique but a WOW effect! I’ve created two versions of this card, in two color schemes. They both use Parisian Flourish Embossing Folder and the Brick & Mortar embossing folder but they are done in different […]

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Stampin' Up! decorative masks have so many fun uses! Today's projects use heat embossing and pigment sprinkles with masks, for some super fun results!

Fun With Stampin’ Up! Decorative Masks

By Melissa Kerman / January 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

So what do you do when you make something, love it and then struggle to recreate it? Well, that’s what happened when I was creating these three projects with the Stampin’ Up! decorative masks. Well, the first thing I do is say Ugh!!! (LOL!) and then I have to decide if I’m motivated to figure […]

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Today the 2020 Sale-A-Bration promotion goes live! I'll be sharing a project made with the Power of Hope Bundle, which is FREE with qualifying orders. This bundle includes the Stone 3-D Embossing Folder and the Power of Hope Stamp Set.

2020 Sale-A-Bration – Power of Hope

By Melissa Kerman / January 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

Today the 2020 Sale-A-Bration promotion goes live! I’ll be sharing a project made with the Power of Hope Bundle which you can get for FREE during this promotion. This bundle includes the Stone 3-D Embossing Folder and the Power of Hope Stamp Set. It will be available as a FREE Level 2 Sale-A-Bration item starting […]

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Flip Flop Fold Cards

By Melissa Kerman / December 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing new product sneak peeks, some flip flop fold cards, plus a new and original technique I call Reverse Resist Stamping. I’ll be sharing 7 different cards made with four different stamp sets and all of them feature my NEW Reverse Resist Stamping technique. Five of today’s projects are flip […]

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Elegant handmade cards with Very Versailles

By Melissa Kerman / November 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

I’ve got two elegant handmade cards to share with your today that I absolutely love! These elegant handmade cards feature the Very Versailles and Tasteful Textures stamp sets, two of my absolutes favorites in the Stampin’ Up! Catalog. This first card resembles some features of two other cards I’ve shared over the past few months, […]

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Check out my two Swing Easel cards with a Christmas theme! These fun fold cards include a multilayered wreath made with the All Around Wreath Dies!

Swing Easel Cards for Christmas

By Melissa Kerman / November 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Check out my two Swing Easel cards with a Christmas theme! These fun fold cards include a multilayered wreath made with the All Around Wreath Dies. Ahead you’ll find two graphics to help you create your own Swing Easel cards. The first graphic shows the scoring and cutting details, and the other one shows the […]

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Check out this project made with the Stampin' Up! Waterfront Stamp Set! It's made with my very own Black Ice paper crafting technique!

Stampin’ Up! Waterfront Stamp Set and Black Ice

By Melissa Kerman / November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

The projects I’m sharing in this post feature the Stampin’ Up! Waterfront Stamp Set with my Black Ice technique. These were originally shared on my Stampin’ Up! blog in February 2018 but since that time Stampin’ Up! discontinued the blogging feature on the site. I just love these projects so I’m sharing here on my […]

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The Very Versailles Stamp Set is the featured product today. The beautiful foliage image is heat embossed in three colors, for a gorgeous, elegant result.

Very Versailles Card with Shimmery Foliage

By Melissa Kerman / November 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Very Versailles Stamp Set is the featured product today. The beautiful foliage image is heat embossed in three colors, for a gorgeous, elegant result. I’ve used Shimmery Black, Shimmery White, and Gold embossing powders to create the focal piece for this card. It was this foliage image, in the Very Versailles Stamp Set that […]

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Check out two Dramatic and Unique Homemade Christmas Cards, made with the Very Versailles and Perfectly Plaid Stamp Sets plus the Tasteful Backgrounds Dies.

Unique Homemade Christmas Cards

By Melissa Kerman / October 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

In today’s post, I’ll be sharing some unique homemade Christmas Cards that I think of as non-traditional. They are sparkly and special which makes them look like Christmas, but you could also change out the sentiment and easily transform these cards into any type of card you desire. Both of my cards today are made […]

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Check out these four handmade fall cards made with several new products!!! These are sneak peeks of the Oct 2019 Simple Suite Stampers tutorial bundle too!

Handmade Fall Cards and Sneak Peeks

By Melissa Kerman / October 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

In this post, you’ll see four handmade fall cards made with several new products from the 2019 Holiday Catalog!!! These handmade fall cards are sneak peeks of the Oct 2019 Simple Suite Stampers tutorial bundle too! Learn how to get this tutorial bundle for FREE at the end of this post. The original design for […]

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