Create a Card for Every Occasion by May Flaum

In this age of digital media, isn’t it nice to give handmade cards? Cardmaking and mixed media extraordinaire, May Flaum, guides you through the creation of 10 unique cards for 10 different occasions. In each lesson, May walks you step-by-step through fun techniques. You'll never have to buy a greeting card again! Full Description.
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Lessons

Lesson 1 - Happy Birthday

It's always good to have a bunch of birthday cards in your stash ready to go! Join May as she shows you how to watercolor over a stamped and heat embossed image and make a fun birthday card that can be color coordinated to suit any recipient!

Lesson 2 - Get Well Soon

Have you been collecting adorable mini stamps, but have no idea how to use them? May shares her secret to using tiny images and a design for making them work on cards.

Lesson 3 - Shower

Creating this card is as easy as die cutting shapes and inking edges! May shares these simple techniques to demonstrate the beautiful vintage effects you can achieve.

Lesson 4 - Welcome Baby

If you want to ease your way into cardmaking, try out this fun lesson where you will layer a few pre-made elements to quickly and easily create a sweet baby card.

Lesson 5 - Congrats!

It's time to think outside the box! When you die cut a sentiment, find out how to use the negative of the die cut rather than just the positive. Add watercolor and shine for a celebratory effect!

Lesson 6 - Weddings

Play with partial die cutting! Then learn how to watercolor with Distress Inks for a beautiful and simple-to-create artistic card!

Lesson 7 - Sympathy

Create a simple, yet elegant, sympathy card by blending Distress Ink over a stencil and then stamping a thoughtful sentiment.

Lesson 8 - Teacher Appreciation

No patterned paper? No problem! Create an adorable Teacher Appreciation card using cardstock and embellishments. Plus get an inside look at the Brother Scan N Cut.

Lesson 9 - Happy Anniversary

Lots of little embellishments laying around? Use them to create a heart-shaped frame around a watermark stamped image for a lovely effect.

Lesson 10 - Thank You

Are you ready for tons of techniques? Dive into Ombre ink stamping, heat embossing, ink blending and more!

Class Details

 

In this age of digital media, isn't it nice to give handmade cards? Cardmaking and mixed media extraordinaire, May Flaum, guides you through the creation of 10 unique cards for 10 different occasions. In each lesson, May walks you step-by-step through fun techniques.  You'll never have to buy a greeting card again! 

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About the Teacher

May Flaum

When it comes to crafting, May Flaum loves it all! She is never found without a great pair of scissors and loves adding buttons, beads, and splashes of her favorite color mediums to all her creations--from her art journal to homemade cards to her scrapbook layouts. May has enjoyed working with many craft companies over the years and now has her own line of signature embellishment mixes called 28 Lilac Lane. May loves sharing her experiences with fellow crafters and encouraging them to try new things and enjoy the process. Creative time is a happy time for May, and she can often be found in her studio blogging, creating, and teaching online classes at craftwithmay.com.  She is constantly inspired by the world around her and loves exploring new project possibilities and trying new techniques. When she’s not crafting, she enjoys traveling with her favorite companions: her husband, two daughters, and two dogs.