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 | You are Enough

You are Enough

Without a doubt, florals are one of my favorite subjects for the cards I create. I love a beautiful floral image and the one I’m sharing today from the You are Enough stamp set by Concord & 9th is near the...
Mel's Card Corner | Enchanted Garden Watercolor

Enchanted Garden Watercolor

I’m taking a break from holiday cards today to answer one of the most common questions I’ve seen about the new line of inks available from Catherine Pooler Designs. Many crafters have asked whether or not they can be used for watercoloring....
Mel's Card Corner | Bella & Kitty

Bella & Kitty

Today was a very exciting day around here. I received my order from the new Stampin’ Up 2016-2017 annual catalog and couldn’t wait to start playing! I decided to start with the adorable Bella & Friends stamp set because Angie (my...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Spring

Hint of Spring

I know a lot of my friends in the eastern part of the US have been hit with a spring snowstorm, but the weather has been lovely out here in California. In fact, it’s even been pretty warm the past...
Mel's Card Corner | Rainbow Umbrellas

Rainbow Umbrellas

Last week as I was perusing some of the card making blogs I follow, I saw this photo. It immediately made me think of the Up and Away stamp set from Mama Elephant. I bought this stamp set a couple of...
Mel's Card Corner | Handmade Stencil

Creative Stenciling Class – Day Four

I’m back again with another card I created as part of the Creative Stenciling class over at StampNation. The lesson for this particular day was all about creating your own stencil. I’ve never really tried doing that before, so this...