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...
Mel's Card Corner | One Card Three Ways

One Card Three Ways

I’m sure many of you are like me when it comes to seeing a blog post or YouTube video of a card you really love and want to CASE. We immediately go to our favorite stamp store to buy all...
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...
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 | Poinsettia Greetings

CASEing Christmas – Day 3

Yesterday was day three of the CASEing Christmas class over at StampNation and Catherine was back with another lesson for us. I don’t have a snippet preview to show of her card today, but here is the CASE I came up...
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 | Study in White

Study in White

While roaming around the internet, I stumbled across a card making challenge from a couple of years ago that really intrigued me. It was called “Winterland Celebration,” and the challenge was to make an entirely white card (other than the sentiment)....
Mel's Card Corner | Ornament Shaker

No Stamping Required Shaker Card

I was having a conversation recently with a card making friend who confessed to me while she absolutely loves making cards, she loathes stamping and generally tries to avoid it. I was shocked! I thought all card makers loved stamping, but...