Mel's Card Corner | AAA Cards 146 - Made in Minutes

AAA Cards 146 – Made in Minutes

It’s time for another new challenge over at the AAA Cards Challenge Blog. The theme for our new challenge is Made in Minutes with the optional twist of Summer. Our guest designer for this challenge is the very talented Bobby...
Mel's Card Corner | CAS Using Small Images

CAS Using Small Images

For today’s card, I thought I would play along with the latest Less Is More challenge. The challenge is to create a clean and simple (CAS) card using only small images (less than 2 inches in diameter). I thought about...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Sunshine

Hello Sunshine

I recently joined the Design Team (DT) for the AAA Cards Clean and Simple Challenges. Did you know there is also a really fun Facebook group for our challenge blog, too? Each month there is a card lottery, a card...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Sunshine Collaboration Day 3

Hello Sunshine Collaboration – Day 3

I’m back with the final day of my collaboration with Scrapbook.com and Catherine Pooler Designs. Today’s card was inspired by the ice cream truck in my neighborhood. It nearly always drives through just before dark, so I decided to create...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Sunshine Collaboration Day 2

Hello Sunshine Collaboration – Day 2

I’m back with my second card as part of the collaboration I’m participating in with Scrapbook.com and Catherine Pooler Designs. As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, I was provided a group of products to create some fun projects which will...
Mel's Card Corner | Hello Sunshine Collaboration Day 1

Hello Sunshine Collaboration – Day 1

I’m thrilled to be starting a three day collaboration series with Scrapbook.com featuring products from Catherine Pooler Designs. Most of the products are from the new Hello Sunshine release from Catherine along with a couple of previously released favorite products....
Mel's Card Corner | Wonderful Rondi's Window

Wonderful Rondi’s Window

For today’s card, I reaching back to one of my favorite “old school” techniques. It’s called the Joseph’s Coat or trapped ink embossing technique. It’s a really fun way to add a bit of a wow factor to a simple...
Mel's Card Corner | Make Stuff. Be Happy.

Make Stuff. Be Happy.

Since we’re at the start of another 30 Day Coloring Challenge, I thought it seemed appropriate to create a card about coloring. There are several very cool crafting/stamping-related stamps sets on the market right now. For my card today, I...