Mel's Card Corner | AAA #151 - One Corner

AAA Cards #151 – One Corner

It’s time for another challenge over at the AAA Cards challenge blog. Our theme for the new challenge is one corner with the optional twist of a fun Halloween themed color palette. Our guest designer for this challenge is Sandie...
Mel's Card Corner | AAA Cards 150 - One Layer Card

AAA Cards #150 – One Layer Card

We’re kicking off a new challenge today over at AAA Cards. The theme for our new challenge is one layer card with the optional twist of autumn. We’re happy to welcome back Joy D’Souza from Handcrafted by Joy as our...
Mel's Card Corner | National Coffee Day

National Coffee Day

In case you haven’t heard, tomorrow is National Coffee Day. It occurs every year on September 29. If you’re a coffee lover like me, there are usually good deals to be found at various coffee vendors in honor of the...
Mel's Card Corner | Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

I don’t usually make many Halloween projects, but as soon as I saw the new All Hallows Eve paper collection from Paper Phenomenon, I had to have it. It is probably the best Halloween paper collection I’ve ever seen. The...
Mel's Card Corner | STAMPtember Card Challenge

STAMPtember Card Challenge

I happened to notice the current Wednesday challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp blog is Stamp It using a rubber or photopolymer stamp set (no digi stamps) featuring STAMPtember products. If you aren’t familiar with STAMPtember, it’s a special...
Mel's Card Corner | Autumn Thanks

Autumn Thanks

Even though we’ve still been having temperatures in the 90s here in southern California, my mind always turns to Autumn when it’s September. Today I used Stampin’ Up!® products to create this fun Autumn-themed thank you card. I started by...
Mel's Card Corner | Clean and Simple Thanks

Clean and Simple Thanks

I love creating clean and simple (CAS) cards. While they can often look like very simple cards, most card makers will confirm creating clean and simple cards isn’t nearly as easy as one might think. It can be a real...