Category Archives: Card Challenge Corner


Card Challenge Corner: Bold & Bright

Designs by Michelle Woerner Instructions available in our summer issue available here! The warm temps and sunny days make the world filled with vibrant colors. This week, incorporate that summer color palette of bold and bright into a card design! Remember … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: Sunshiny Days

It’s summertime which means it’s time to take our card making outdoors! In our summer issue, you’ll discover how easy it is to create prints for cards that use the sun as part of the process in a tutorial from … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: Especially for Dad

Design by Karen Sessions Complete instructions for this design can be found in our summer issue available here! Don’t let Father’s Day go by without making a special card for Dad! Take some time this week to craft a greeting … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: Window Cards

Design by Karin Åkesdotter Find complete instructions for this card in our summer issue available here!  If you’ve had a chance to look through our summer issue, you know that we included an entire feature on window cards since we … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: A Stitch or Two

Instructions for the card shown above are available to purchase here! Do you ever incorporate stitching on your cards? Whether you have or haven’t, make some time this week to try it out. Whether it’s hand-sewn or machine, stitching adds … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: School Days Thank You

Design by Penny Ward Complete instructions can be found in our summer issue available here! The school year is winding down for many. This week as part of our Card Challenge Corner, take a few moments to craft a thank-you … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: Just for You, Graduate

Design by Lois Bak Complete instructions available in our summer issue available here! This week, we’re challenging you to create a personalized graduation card for a graduate in your life. Think about their school colors, interests, personality and make a … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: Color Your World

Have you heard? Annie’s, the parent company of CardMaker, has just released Annie’s Coloring Pages which will include 82 unique designs for you to color including some sized just for card making! Even if you don’t consider yourself a great colorist, … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: For Mom

Design by Kristie Hartfeil Complete instructions can be found in our summer issue on sale here! Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so this week we’re challenging you to create a mother’s day card. Whether it’s your mom, mother-in-law, … Continue reading

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Card Challenge Corner: Trio

In each issue of CardMaker, we feature a set of three cards that coordinate together that can be used for different occasions like this set by Jennie Harper. This week, be inspired to create your own trio of coordinating cards. … Continue reading

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