Mel's Card Corner | Follow Your Dreams

Follow Your Dreams

There’s really nothing prettier or more elegant than the combination of cream and gold. This combination was my inspiration for this one layer card. I started by creating an A2 top-folding card base from Very Vanilla cardstock. I used a couple of...
Mel's Card Corner | You Make a Difference

You Make a Difference

So often, most of us don’t take the time to really thank the people who make a difference in our lives. There is someone in my life that I met three or four years ago who has been an incredible cheerleader and...
Mel's Card Corner | Blossom Card Kit

15 Cards in Two Hours

As much as I love creating one of a kind cards, I love card kits, too. They make it a snap to knock out several cards pretty quickly. Since I’m still taking it a bit easy as I recover, I...
Mel's Card Corner | Holiday Flourishes

Holiday Flourishes

I picked up the gorgeous Holiday Flourishes stamp set from The Ton Stamps. It was part of their November release and I absolutely LOVE it! While the beautiful holly leaves and berries are great for holiday cards, the flourish elements can easily be...
reindeerspinnerMel's Card Corner | Kindness Confetti

Spread Kindness Like Confetti

As soon as I saw one of the sentiments in the new Acts of Kindness stamp set from Hero Arts, a card design immediately came to my mind. If you aren’t familiar with this stamp set, it was created as part...
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 | Joy Chalkboard

CASEing Christmas – Day 9

Since I really enjoyed the challenge of creating a one layer card yesterday, I decided to step outside my comfort zone again today and try something new. In this case, that new (to me) technique was creating a “chalkboard” card. I also...