Mel's Card Corner | In the Mood for Color

In the Mood for Color

Today’s card is a homework assignment for the In the Mood for Color class offered at Altenew Academy. The class is one of the requirements for Level 2 of the Altenew Educator Certification Program and is taught by Stephanie Klauck....
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 | 3D Floral Focus - Day 5

3D Floral Focus – Day 5

Today’s card is my homework card for day five of the 3D Floral Focus class at Altenew Academy. I can’t believe this class is almost over already! I only have one more lesson to go after this one. The lesson...
Mel's Card Corner | 3D Floral Focus - Day 4

3D Floral Focus – Day 4

Today’s card is my homework card for day 4 of the 3D Floral Focus class at Altenew Academy. The lesson for day 4 was about using 3D dies in ways other than how they were originally intended. Therese really had...
Mel's Card Corner | 3D Floral Focus - Day 1

3D Floral Focus – Day 1

A new class kicked off today over at Altenew Academy. The class is called 3D Floral Focus and is being taught by the very talented Therese Calvird. I’m not sure if I’ll have time to keep up with the class...
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...