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...
Mel's Card Corner | Hoot Hoot Hooray Thank You Card

Hoot Hoot Hooray Thank You Card

I’ve been having a lot of fun the past few days playing with products from the new Holiday Catalog now available from Stampin’ Up!® I thought I would take a little break today though and share a card created from...
Mel's Card Corner | To Every Season Halloween

To Every Season – Halloween

I’m back today with another card created using the new To Every Season stamp set available in the Stampin’ Up!® Holiday Catalog. This stamp set might easily be overlooked when perusing the catalog, but it’s definitely worth taking a second...
Mel's Card Corner | Thankful for You

Holiday Catalog Now Available

The new 2019 Stampin’ Up!® holiday catalog is now available for ordering! I’ve been purchasing Stampin’ Up products since 2015 and this is definitely my favorite holiday catalog so far. There are so many awesome stamp sets, papers, and embellishments....
Mel's Card Corner | AAA Cards 148 - Sketch

AAA Cards 148 – Sketch

It’s time for a new challenge over at AAA Cards. Our new challenge is a sketch challenge with the optional theme of animals. Our sponsor for this challenge is Craftyscrappers who generously provided me with some digital images to use...
Mel's Card Corner | CAS Using Small Images

CAS Using Small Images

For today’s card, I thought I would play along with the latest Less Is More challenge. The challenge is to create a clean and simple (CAS) card using only small images (less than 2 inches in diameter). I thought about...