Mel's Card Corner | Metallic Christmas Lights

Metallic Christmas Lights

For today’s card, I used the Christmas Lights Bold Prints background stamp from Hero Arts. I’ve seen so many beautiful cards made with this background stamp this year, so I was really happy when I was able to finally get...
Mel's Card Corner | Coolest Yule

Coolest Yule

After waiting for a few weeks while they were out of stock, I was finally able to get my hands on the ADORABLE Coolest Yule stamp set and dies from Cathy Zielske of CZ Design. As soon as I saw...
Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

I’ve been having so much fun lately doing ink blending with Distress Oxide inks. They blend so beautifully! I pulled them out again for today’s card. I started by creating a card base from Strathmore Bristol Smooth card stock. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Elegant Snowflake Card

Elegant Snowflake

I’m still plugging away creating quick & easy holiday cards that carry a bit of wow factor. For today’s card, I pulled in the Winter Wonder embossing folder from Stampin’ Up!® The snowflake is large enough that it definitely works...
Mel's Card Corner | Quick & Easy Holiday Card

Quick & Easy Holiday Card {Video}

Since Christmas is less than a month away, I thought I would share a quick & easy holiday card. It’s a great card for utilizing mass production technique as well which means you can created a lot of cards really...
Mel's Card Corner | Happy Little Snow Family

Happy Little Snow Family

I have several friends who are single moms either through divorce or they adopted a child as a single parent. I thought it would be fun to use the part of the little snow family from the Warmer with You...
Mel's Card Corner | Foiled Snowflakes

Foiled Snowflakes

Happy Friday, everyone! I’m back today with an easy Christmas card. Even though it’s easy, it’s absolutely breathtaking and I truly wish the photos did this card justice. I started by creating the background. I used cutting a panel from...
Mel's Card Corner | Winter Woodland Scene

Winter Woodland Scene

Even though I’m not an “official” part of today’s blog hop, I wanted to post another card featuring products from the new Paradise Found release from Catherine Pooler Designs. For today’s card, I’m focusing on the new Winter Woodland stamp...
Mel's Card Corner | Winterhaven SOA Last Call

Winterhaven SOA Last Call

As you know, the new Winterhaven Stamp of Approval collection launched earlier this week from Catherine Pooler Designs. We’re coming down to the final quantities of this collection, so if you want to purchase it, NOW is the time! As...
Mel's Card Corner | Merry Making - Day 2

Merry Making – Day 2

I’m back with another homework card for the Merry Making class currently underway at Online Card Classes. I really wanted to try all three of the amazing techniques which were presented in the day two lessons, but I’ve not been...