Mel's Card Corner | You're the Bee's Knees

You’re the Bee’s Knees

For today’s card, I’m once again using some images I colored during the recently ended 30 Day Coloring Challenge. The images are from the Bee Yourself stamp set which was included in the July 2019 Card Kit of the Month...
Mel's Card Corner | Create Your Own Backgrounds

Create Your Own Background

Today’s card is all about creating your own background. While I do love using patterned paper on cards, it’s also really fun to create some DIY patterned paper or even just create your own background directly on the card base...
Mel's Card Corner | CAS featuring Hero Arts Magnolia

CAS featuring Hero Arts Magnolia

As you probably know, the 30 Day Coloring Challenge hosted by Kathy Racoosin of The Daily Marker is winding down. I have several images I’ve colored over the past 27 days that haven’t made it on to cards yet. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Sunshine Collaboration Day 3

Hello Sunshine Collaboration – Day 3

I’m back with the final day of my collaboration with Scrapbook.com and Catherine Pooler Designs. Today’s card was inspired by the ice cream truck in my neighborhood. It nearly always drives through just before dark, so I decided to create...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Sunshine Collaboration Day 1

Hello Sunshine Collaboration – Day 1

I’m thrilled to be starting a three day collaboration series with Scrapbook.com featuring products from Catherine Pooler Designs. Most of the products are from the new Hello Sunshine release from Catherine along with a couple of previously released favorite products....
Mel's Card Corner | Wonderful Rondi's Window

Wonderful Rondi’s Window

For today’s card, I reaching back to one of my favorite “old school” techniques. It’s called the Joseph’s Coat or trapped ink embossing technique. It’s a really fun way to add a bit of a wow factor to a simple...