Mel's Card Corner | Acrylic Block Stamping

Acrylic Block Stamping

I’m back with another homework card for a class from Altenew Academy. This time it’s for the Irresistible Inking Techniques class taught by Sara Naumann. For this card, I decided to use the technique taught in the acrylic block stamping...
Mel's Card Corner | Two Cards featuring Altenew Stencils

Two Cards featuring Altenew Stencils

Today’s cards are from another class I’m wrapping up over at Altenew Academy. This time it’s the Celebration: Stencil Techniques class taught by Laurel Beard. I own far more stencils than I care to admit, so I really enjoyed this...
Mel's Card Corner | Watercolor Meets Copic Markers

Watercolor Meets Copic Markers

We’re wrapping up a wonderful event over at StampNation that’s been going on all month. The event included some technique lessons from design team members for various companies in the industry. One of those lessons was taught by Courtney Kreeber...
Mel's Card Corner | Stamping on DSP

Stamping on Designer Series Paper

Today’s card was inspired by some cards created by Patty and Cindee, fellow Stampin’ Up!® demonstrators. It’s not even really a CASE (copy and selectively edit) of their cards, but I was definitely inspired by the technique they used. The...
Mel's Card Corner | Calling All Sistahs - October 2017

Calling All Sistahs – October 2017

It’s October, so that means it’s breast cancer awareness month. Even though there are breast cancer reminders everywhere this month, this cause is something we take very seriously month in and month out as part of the CAS-ual Fridays Stamps...
Mel's Card Corner | Painted Harvest Watercolor

Painted Harvest Watercolor

Sorry it’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve posted. I’ve been dealing with some things in my personal life and it’s had a major impact on my card making mojo. I have still done a few creative things though....
Mel's Card Corner | Calling All Sistahs - August 2017

Calling All Sistahs – August 2017

It’s the 17th of the month which means it’s time for your friendly reminder to perform your monthly breast self-exam. This wonderful Calling All Sistahs reminder is brought to you each month by CAS-ual Fridays Stamps. Not only is Michelle,...
Mel's Card Corner | Rainbow Maker Class - Day 4

Rainbow Maker – Day 4

I’m back today with my homework for day four of the Rainbow Maker class for Online Card Classes. I can’t believe we’re already two-thirds of the way through this class. It’s gone by so quickly! The teachers for day four...