Mel's Card Corner | Fall Inspiration

Fall Inspiration

Even though you wouldn’t know it here in southern California since our high temperature today was 93ºF (~34ºC), fall is in the air for most parts of the United States. I’ve seen so many friends posting beautiful photos online of...
Mel's Card Corner | Kind of Batty Blog Hop

Kind of Batty Blog Hop

Woo Hoo! It’s time for the August release from Catherine Pooler Designs and it’s FANTASTIC!! There’s a little bit for everyone this month — from amazing layering sets with flowers and leaves to products for all your spooky fun Halloween...
Mel's Card Corner | 'Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season

I can’t believe Christmas is only FOUR days away!! Like I’m sure many of you are as well, I’m super pressed for time right now trying to finalize all my holiday preparations. Here’s a quick last minute Christmas card you...
Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

I’ve been having so much fun lately doing ink blending with Distress Oxide inks. They blend so beautifully! I pulled them out again for today’s card. I started by creating a card base from Strathmore Bristol Smooth card stock. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Elegant Snowflake Card

Elegant Snowflake

I’m still plugging away creating quick & easy holiday cards that carry a bit of wow factor. For today’s card, I pulled in the Winter Wonder embossing folder from Stampin’ Up!® The snowflake is large enough that it definitely works...
Mel's Card Corner | Snowman Scene Card

Snowman Scene Card

Sandy Allnock posted an amazing video tutorial on her YouTube channel yesterday. She showed how to create a frame of trees around a stamped image using only Copic markers. If you enjoy all types of coloring (alcohol markers, watercolor, colored...
Mel's Card Corner | Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!

I just wanted to take a moment to wish all of my U.S. readers a very happy Thanksgiving holiday today! For those traveling to be with friends and/or family, safe travels!! I’ll be staying home today, but just wanted to...