Category Archives: Coloring

Heather’s Technique of the Week: Reverse Watercoloring

Good morning! Heather here today to share one of my favorite go-to techniques that I call Reverse Watercoloring! I have these cards that I put together using a couple lovely Altenew stamp sets. I started off by using my handy … Continue reading


Catherine’s Technique of the Week: Watercoloring

Hello everyone! Catherine here and I’m back for another Friday of crafting fun. Today I want to share my go-to paper-crafting technique with you and how you can achieve beautiful results using easy watercoloring techniques. I know that not everyone wants or … Continue reading


Catherine’s Quick & Easy Card

Hey everyone, Happy Friday!! Catherine here to share a quick and easy way to create a card—perfect for those times when you have just a few minutes to whip up a card but want one that’s super pretty. With the rise in … Continue reading

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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


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


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


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


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


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