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 | Rainbow Thoughts

Rainbow Thoughts

For today’s card, I was inspired by a couple of different weekend challenges taking place. One is the Weekend Workout challenge in the AAA Cards CAS Challenge Facebook group. The other is the Weekend Color Challenge at StampNation. Both challenges...
Mel's Card Corner | Dude, Where's My Card?

Dude, Where’s My Card?

There’s a really fun class taking place right now over at StampNation called Dude, Where’s My Card. It’s being taught by Daniel West who is the creative force behind the Del & Artie blog. It’s been so interesting getting tutorials...