Category Archives: Coloring

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


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