Mel's Card Corner | Quick & Easy Birthday Card

Quick & Easy Birthday Card

Each month, Stampin’ Up!® issues a Simple Stamping challenge to their Demonstrators. The purpose of this challenge is to create cards simply using stamp, ink, and paper. Today’s card is for the April Simple Stamping challenge. For the Simple Stamping...
Mel's Card Corner | My Kind of Peeps

My Kind of Peeps

I hope everyone had a lovely Easter and/or Passover. I made this quick Easter card over the weekend to give to one of my neighbors. I signed the card as “The Easter Bunny” then snuck over late Saturday night and put...
Mel's Card Corner | Merry Christmouse

Merry Christmouse

I’m still working on fairly easy cards right now as I continue to recover from the flu. As much as I enjoy CAS designs, I’m looking forward to getting back to doing a few more detailed cards as soon as...
Mel's Card Corner | Snowman Shaker

Snowman Shaker

From the first time I saw the little snowman in the Jar of Cheer stamp set in the Stampin’ Up!® holiday catalog, I knew I had to have him. He’s just so stinkin’ cute with his little Santa hat and...
Mel's Card Corner | Thankful for You Notecards

Thankful for You Notecards

I needed a couple of quick thank you cards, so I decided to use some of the Stampin’ Up!® notecards which are precut and scored. I used the same technique on both cards and just varied the accent color on...
Mel's Card Corner | Paper & Ink Sketches #9

Paper & Ink Sketches #9

I’m back today with a card I created for Paper & Ink Sketches. The latest sketch also worked really well with the latest CASE the Designer challenge(Brian King this time) over on the Global Design Project challenge blog, so I combined...
Mel's Card Corner | World Card Making Day 2016

Happy World Card Making Day!

In case you weren’t already aware, tomorrow (Oct. 1) is World Card Making Day. I don’t know the history of this “holiday,” but as a card maker, I’m glad it exists! Today also marks the kick of the World Card...
Mel's Card Corner | May 2016 Paper Pumpkin Alternative

May 2016 Paper Pumpkin Alternative

For today’s card, I wanted to share another Paper Pumpkin alternative project I made using contents of the May 2016 Paper Pumpkin kit called Many Manly Occasions. As you may remember, I shared a shaker card I made with the kit a...
Mel's Card Corner | You are Awesome

You are Awesome

So, has anyone picked up on the trend of my blog posts this week? Those who are observant may have noticed all, well most, of my cards have been monochromatic. I say most because it started last Friday with my...