Mel's Card Corner | In the Mood for Color

In the Mood for Color

Today’s card is a homework assignment for the In the Mood for Color class offered at Altenew Academy. The class is one of the requirements for Level 2 of the Altenew Educator Certification Program and is taught by Stephanie Klauck....
Mel's Card Corner | More Christmas in July

More Christmas in July

I’m still working on some Christmas in July card designs. For today’s card, I kept things very simple. Since I colored the focal image during the recently ended 30 Day Coloring Challenge, this card came together very quickly. As I...
Mel's Card Corner | Dude, Where's My Card (Lesson 3)

Dude, Where’s My Card? (Lesson 3)

Our month-long class called Dude, Where’s My Card? continues over at StampNation. It’s being taught by Daniel West and has been great so far! So far we’ve covered how to select colors, images, and fonts. Here’s my card for our...
Mel's Card Corner | Dude, Where's My Card?

Dude, Where’s My Card?

There’s a really fun class taking place right now over at StampNation called Dude, Where’s My Card. It’s being taught by Daniel West who is the creative force behind the Del & Artie blog. It’s been so interesting getting tutorials...
Mel's Card Corner | Spotty Fun Featuring Altenew Inks & Stencil

Spotty Fun Featuring Altenew Products

For today’s card, I’m featuring several products from Altenew. They’re definitely one of my favorite stamp companies. One of the things I love most about them is their innovative layering stamps and stencils. While I’m not using any of their...
Mel's Card Corner | Tropical Card with a Masculine Twist

Tropical Card with a Masculine Twist

There’s a fun Spring Break event taking place this month over at StampNation. There are lessons taught by guest designers from some awesome companies who are also sponsoring the event — The Ink Road, Trinity Stamps, Kindred Stamps, and The...
Mel's Card Corner | Winter Woods Embossing

Winter Woods Embossing

I know it may seem a bit odd to see a holiday/winter card in April, but this is the time of year I like to start creating my cards for the holiday season. I sent out around 150 cards last...