Mel's Card Corner | So Very Much

So Very Much

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen a stack of 50 thank you cards I created on Sunday. I really loved how the simple design turned out for those cards, so I decided to revisit it today...
Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Festive Birthday

Emboss Resist – Festive Birthday

As I mentioned in my post yesterday, I saw a new (to me) way to use the emboss resist technique on Monday. Sara Douglass, the CEO of Stampin’ Up!® demonstrated using an emboss resist technique over designer series paper (DSP) during...
Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Floral Birthday

Emboss Resist – Floral Birthday

I’ve used the emboss resist technique many times in the past, but I saw a new (to me) way to use the emboss resist technique yesterday. Sara Douglass, the CEO of Stampin’ Up!® demonstrated using an emboss resist technique over...
Mel's Card Corner | Day at the Beach

Day at the Beach

We went to outer space in yesterday’s post, but today is all about a day at the beach. I live about 15 miles from the Pacific Ocean, so this stamp set immediately caught my eye when it debuted in the...
Mel's Card Corner | Slumber Party Card

Slumber Party Crafting

We had an amazing time Tuesday night during our slumber party live event over at StampNation in preparation for the launch of the new Stamp of Approval collection yesterday. (There are still boxes available, but they’re going FAST!) Several of...
Mel's Card Corner | Friend Like You

Friend Like You

I’m very fortunate to have many wonderful friends in my life, including many I’ve met through our shared love of papercrafting. Today’s card to dedicated to all my wonderful friends, near and far. For this card, I knew I wanted...
Mel's Card Corner | Glitter Christmas

CASEing Myself

I had so much fun recently creating my masked bokeh Christmas tree for the Foundations Box Blog Hop. So, I decided to CASE myself and create another one today. I started by masking off my tree shape on a piece of watercolor...
Mel's Card Corner | Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

For my card today, I was inspired by a gorgeous card my friend Lisa posted over on StampNation. She masked off the center of her card and added a field of beautiful leaves around it then added the sentiment in...
Mel's Card Corner | Merry Medley Variation

Merry Medley Variation

I had such a great time creating the card I posted yesterday, I decided to CASE myself and make a second card in non-traditional colors. Even though I used the same Merry Medley stamp set, this card definitely has a much...