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 | Snowman Card

CASEing Christmas – Day 5 & an LSS Class

I’m back with my card for day five of the CASEing Christmas class over at StampNation. The inspiration card for yesterday’s lesson was created by Catherine. Here’s a little snippet of her card: I immediately noticed she created her own glitter...
Mel's Card Corner | Winter Wonderland

CASEing Christmas – Day 4

I apologize for this post going up so late in the day. Traffic in L.A. was horrible last night, so I didn’t get home until much later than usual. While I did have time to make my card, I didn’t...
Mel's Card Corner | Love, Hope, & Joy

CASEing Christmas – Day 2

I don’t know if I mentioned it in yesterday’s post, but the CASE (Copy and Share Everything) inspiration I shared was the result of a class going on right now over at StampNation. The class is called CASEing Christmas and...
Mel's Card Corner | Elegant Treat Box

Treat Box Revisited

I had so much fun making the Halloween treat box yesterday that I decided to make another one today. This time I focused on making a bit of a “dressier” version. Since I explained how to create one of these...
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 | Pink Christmas

Pink Christmas

I’ve always been a huge fan of non-traditional colors for Christmas. Even when I actually do use red and green, I tend to use darker shades like deep burgundy and hunter green. As you may remember, I even did a whole series of...
Mel's Card Corner | Starbucks Shaker Card

Starbucks Shaker Card

I was recently inspired by an amazing card created by Kathy Racoosin of The Daily Marker. The card was designed to kick off her latest round of her 30 Day Coloring Challenge. She deconstructed one of the fall-themed cups available...
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...