Mel's Card Corner | To the Amazing Women in My Life

To the Amazing Women in My Life

Yesterday was International Women’s Day. In honor of all the amazing women I’m blessed to call friends, I created this card yesterday. I colored the stamped image for day 7¬†of the 30 Day Coloring Challenge, but thought¬†it would be perfect...
Mel's Card Corner | Lift Me Up Clear Card

Lift Me Up Clear Card

One of my favorite¬†products in the new Spring Occasions catalog from Stampin’ Up!¬ģ is the Lift Me Up bundle. I’ve always loved hot air balloons and even had the opportunity once to ride in one. It was an amazing experience,...
Mel's Card Corner | Use Those Scraps Part 2

Use Those Scraps – Part 2

I’m back today with part two of my use those scraps mini-series. As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, these cards came about because I had a little pile of scraps sitting on the corner of my craft table for a...
Mel's Card Corner | Slider Sneak Peek

Challenge Round-Up

I entered a few challenges recently and realized yesterday a couple of my card entries were actually recognized in their respective challenges. I thought it might be fun to post a round-up of them here today. Time Out Challenges The Design Team (DT) over at...
Mel's Card Corner | Merry Christmouse

Merry Christmouse

I’m still working on fairly easy cards right now as I continue to recover from the flu. As much as I enjoy CAS designs, I’m looking forward to getting back to doing a few more detailed cards as soon as...
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 | Spoiled Rotten Christmas

Spoiled Rotten Christmas

I came to the realization this weekend, other than when I’ve taken a class here or there, I haven’t done much coloring in quite a while. After chatting with a friend about Copic markers yesterday, I decided I needed to...
Mel's Card Corner | Best Year Ever

Best Year Ever

Wow, I can’t believe we’re already less than 10 days away from the launch of the next Stamp of Approval collection from Catherine Pooler! Sneaks peeks of the new collection will actually start on Friday, April 15, and the collection...
Marker Pop Mini Haul

Challenge Win & a Mini Haul

I just wanted to send a big thank you out to the Design Team over at Just Add Ink. They selected my Rainbow Umbrellas card as the winner of their Challenge #304 which was a photo inspiration challenge. Thanks for the...