Mel's Card Corner | Rainbow Maker Class - Day 5

Rainbow Maker – Day 5

I’m back today with my day five homework card for the Rainbow Maker card class at Online Card Classes. The lessons for day five were presented by Kristina Werner, Jennifer McGuire, and Laura Bassen. For my homework card, I decided...
Mel's Card Corner | Embossing Paste Fun

Embossing Paste Fun

One of the new products I was most excited about in the 2017-2018 Stampin’ Up!® catalog was the embossing paste. I LOVE playing with embossing/texture paste on my cards and couldn’t wait to give this new paste from Stampin’ Up...
Mel's Card Corner | Calling All Sistahs June 2017

Calling All Sistahs – June 2017

Today is the 17th of each month, so you know what that means! It’s time for your monthly breast self-exam reminder. Each month, all of us on the CAS-ual Fridays Stamps Encouragement Squad design team will post a Calling All...
Mel's Card Corner | Aqua Easter

Happy Easter

I’m back today with another card I created using images I colored as part of the 30 Day Coloring Challenge hosted by Kathy of The Daily Marker. I used some of the images in the stamp set included in the...
Mel's Card Corner | Gift Idea Class

Gift Idea Class

I had the opportunity on Saturday to take a couple of classes at Stamp Fever, my local stamp store. I feel so fortunate to have a great local shop that offers classes on a regular basis, so I thought I...
Mel's Card Corner | Colorful Christmas

A Colorful Christmas

One of the things I love to do is showcase different ways to use the same stamps and supplies to create multiple looks. With that in mind, I wanted to duplicate the same basic design of the card I shared yesterday, but...
Mel's Card Corner | Neutral Christmas

A Neutral Christmas

Christmas is usually all about reds, greens, and bright colors. For my card today, I decided to go very neutral instead. The first step was creating the background on my card base which I made from Thick Whisper White cardstock...
Mel's Card Corner | Black or White Challenge

Black or White Challenge

After posting my Just a Note card yesterday for the current StampNation challenge, I realized I completely forgot to post my challenge card for last week. The challenge was to create a card using black OR white, but not both....
Mel's Card Corner | Colorful Embossing Paste

Card Tag

There are currently a couple of different games of Card Tag going on over at StampNation and I’ve decided to play along. The basic premise of the game is when someone posts a card, the first person to comment and...