Category Archives: Coloring


Carisa’s U Inspire Me

I’m here today with another inspiration challenge. I love looking through photos of hair on Pinterest so when I got the Anya Shops stamp by The Greeting Farm with all that gorgeous hair, I knew I had to find some inspiration … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Reversible Folk Art by Christine Okken

Hi CardMaker friends! It’s Christine Okken here with you again today playing with some pretty folk art images. Folk art is such a sweet, whimsical and lovely art form. It often makes use of vibrant colors and many different mediums from crewel … Continue reading

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Christine Okken Guest Post: Colorplay With Words

Hello friends! I’m Christine and today I’m delighted to guest with CardMaker and show off a few fun ways to use color in your designs in combination with words. Word dies are still all the rage in card making and … Continue reading

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Theresa’s U Inspire Me

Hi there! It’s Theresa here with a “U Inspire Me” card to share with you. I love to create scenes with my stamps and ink, so I found this photo of a pretty beach scene with a nautilus shell. Photo … Continue reading

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New Annie’s Video Class!

If you’d like to expand your coloring skills, join expert coloring artist Jennifer Dove in the new Annie’s Coloring Fun With Alcohol Markers: People online class! In this class, you’ll learn how to use Copic® markers or any alcohol ink markers to … Continue reading

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Cardmaking With Gelatos Kit

Trying out a new craft or technique can be intimidating, especially when there are so many possibilities to explore such as with Gelatos®. You can do so much with these fun pigment sticks, but if you’ve never played with them before … Continue reading

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Jeanne’s Coloring Tips

My coloring tip is to never be afraid to try something new. It could be a new color combination, new coloring medium or even a new way to color something using the products you normally use. Even if you decide … Continue reading

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Copic Coloring Technique: Feather Blending

We recently asked our fans on the CardMaker Facebook page what they would like to learn more about. The common theme was learning more about how to color with Copic® markers. It just so happens that each issue of CardMaker features a … Continue reading

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Creative Color for Card Making Guest Post: AJ Otto

Editor’s Note: We’re welcoming AJ Otto back as a guest blogger today to wrap up our special sneak peek of CardMaker’s upcoming Creative Color for Card Making issue! AJ is showing us how to use die templates as stencils to add color to die-cut … Continue reading

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Creative Color for Card Making Guest Post: Sean Fetterman

Editor’s Note: We have Sean Fetterman visiting with us today giving us a peek into our special coloring issue called Creative Color for Card Making! Hi everyone! Sean here. I’m really excited to be a guest blogger today sharing a creative coloring technique with you … Continue reading

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