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 | Amazing Congratulations

Amazing Congratulations

I’m a big fan of brush lettering which is also known as modern calligraphy. I’ve been working on my lettering skills for the past several months using workbooks from Becca at The Happy Ever Crafter. Even though I’m getting better,...
Mel's Card Corner | Party Panda

It’s Sale-a-Bration Time!

Today marks a really big day in the Stampin’ Up!® world. Not only did our new Occasions catalog launch today, but it’s also the kick off of our biggest event of the year – Sale-a-Bration! Let me get a little...
Mel's Card Corner | Inlaid Die Cutting with Eastern Medallions

Eastern Palace is HERE!

Happy Monday, everyone! I can’t believe it’s May 1 already. This year just seems to be flying by, but that can be good, too. It means we’re only one month away from the launch of the new 2017-2018 Stampin’ Up!®...
Mel's Card Corner | Using Sketches (Part 1 of 2)

Sketch Inspiration Revisited

Earlier this week I posted a quick & simple card with a tutorial video for a card I created using a sketch as my inspiration. For today’s post, I’m revisiting that sketch again and showing how to create a bit of...
Mel's Card Corner | Old Meets New

Old Meets New

For today’s card, I thought I would combine a few retiring Stampin’ Up!® products with some of the new products coming in the 2017-2018 catalog launching on June 1. As a reminder, items on the retired list are on a “while...