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 / 4 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's cards feature the Parisian Beauty Stamp Set and were created for the January 2020 Color Challenge. These are also a Club and Free Card Kit Project.

January 2020 Color Challenge with Parisian Beauty

By Melissa Kerman / January 6, 2020 / 1 Comment

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and January 2020 Color Challenge! In today’s post, I’ll be featuring the new Parisian Beauty Stamp Set with the sponging and masking techniques. This project was created for the January 2020 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. It is also one of my three Jan/Feb Club and […]

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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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Today's projects were made for the December 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop.

December 2019 Color Challenge

By Melissa Kerman / December 2, 2019 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and December 2019 Color Challenge! The color scheme for the December 2019 Color Challenge is perfect for a winter scene, and so I couldn’t help but play with the new Mountain Air stamp set that will be available to customers in January 2020. It was easy to integrate […]

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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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