Mel's Card Corner | Easter Chick

Easter Chick

Easter falls early this year, so I decided to make a couple of cards. My nieces and nephew are all grown, but I have some friends with small children and thought it might be fun to make them an Easter...
Mel's Card Corner | Colorful Embossing Paste

Card Tag

There are currently a couple of different games of Card Tag going on over at StampNation and I’ve decided to play along. The basic premise of the game is when someone posts a card, the first person to comment and...
Mel's Card Corner | Topsy Turvy Birthday

Topsy Turvy Challenge

Even though I used stencils for the card I’m featuring today, it’s actually not homework for the Creative Stenciling class I’m taking at StampNation. I was definitely inspired by the class though! Instead, this card was part of a challenge to make...
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...
Mel's Card Corner | Snowflake Cover

Dueling CASEs

I have another mashup CASE card today as the result of participating two classes at the same time. It was the final day of the CASEing Christmas class over at StampNation and day three of the Holiday Style class at Online Card Classes....
Mel's Card Corner | Merry Ornaments

CASEing Christmas – Day 7

I can’t believe we’ve already hit day seven of the CASEing Christmas class at StampNation! This week has just flown by and I’ve learned so much. I feel so much more confident about how to CASE a card while still...
Mel's Card Corner | Tree Shaker

Christmas Tree Shaker Card

I really enjoyed the Starbucks shaker card I made last weekend, so I decided to try another shaker card. Since the Starbucks card was so busy, I decided to go for a more CAS (clean and simple) look for this card....
Mel's Card Corner | Winter Wishes

Fun with Embossing

I spent some time over the weekend going through all of my embossing folders and taking stock of what I have and what I felt like I was missing. Part of it was because I wanted to test my new...