How to Create a Card for Every Holiday with May Flaum

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Every holiday is an excuse to celebrate! Why not do so with a handmade card? Take this FREE CLASS with card-making guru May Flaum, as she explores fun and easy ways to create a card for ten different holidays. Get ahead on cardmaking and amplify the festivity with May’s crafting techniques and tips. Full Description.
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Lesson 1 - How to Make a Valentine's Day Card

Roses are red, violets are blue. May Flaum creates gorgeous handmade cards, and you can too! Join her as she shows you how to create a mixed media handmade Valentine’s Day card. Get a quick lesson on using the Brother Scan N Cut to create a customized scan and cut file. See how easy it is to create texture with paste and stencils. Featuring glitter, hearts, Distress Inks, Prima products and more!

Lesson 2 - St. Patrick's Day Card Idea

What’s better than a pot o’ gold? A handmade card rich with love! In this lesson, May Flaum shows you how to create a festive St. Patrick’s Day card with the option of adding a gift card slot on the inside. Using a fun stencil, glossy accents, Ranger Ink products and more, she helps you channel the luck of the Irish!

Lesson 3 - Handmade Mother's Day Card

Show Mom how much you appreciate her by making her a card sheíll treasure forever. May Flaum will show you how to create a simple, yet beautiful, handmade Motherís Day card using watercolors, Lawn Fawn stamps and die cuts, heat embossing and more!

Lesson 4 - Create an Easter or Springtime Card

May Flaumís card-making skills are perfectly in bloom in this lesson! Learn how to create an Easter (or Spring-themed) card while exploring scalloped die cutting, watercolors, heat embossing and stickers from Tim Holtz. Her techniques will have you hopping for joy!

Lesson 5 - Create a Card to Honor Heros

Honor the hero in your life with a handmade card. Using products from Simple Stories and glossy accents, May shows you how quick and easy it is to show your hero some love while also using up any extra scrapbook paper you may have.

Lesson 6 - How to Make a Homemade Father's Day Card

Want to give Dad a handmade card thatís full of character just like he is? Then May Flaumís got you covered for Fatherís Day! Join her as she takes you for a wild ride into the world of grungy mixed media card-making. Youíll love watching her utilize Tim Holtz stencils, heavy gesso, Ranger Inkís Distress Crayons and so much more.

Lesson 7 - Easy 4th of July Card

Celebrate America through handmade crafting! May Flaum shows you a simple, yet gorgeous way of creating a card that commends your pride. Featuring stamps, stars and Tim Holtzís Sentiment Stickers.

Lesson 8 - How to Make a Thanksgiving Card

Give thanks through creation! In this lesson, May Flaum uses a cornucopia of materials to create a multi-layered card thatís perfect for those you are thankful for. She shows you her tips for creating beautiful fall leaves using Idea-Ologyís Tim Holtz Textile Surfaces and Prima paints. Also featuring stitching using We R Memory materials and more!

Lesson 9 - Instruction for a Halloween Shaker Card

Oh what a treat! May Flaum inspires all card-makers and papercrafters alike with this lesson. She shows you how easy it is to create a shaker card for Halloween using Lawn Fawn stamps and die cuts, Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels, double-sided tape, spray stains and more. No tricks here, just fun!

Lesson 10 - How to Make a Beautiful Christmas Card

Christmas is a time for family, friends and cards! May Flaum joyously shows you how to make ornament cards using texture, Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels, die cutting and lovely embellishments. A gorgeous card is the perfect addition to any gift!

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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  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.