Mel's Card Corner | Saying a Latte

Saying a Latte Copic Coloring

As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, I’m really trying to work on improving my Copic coloring skills for skin, hair, and clothing. With that in mind, I purchased the Saying a Latte stamp set from Penny Black over the weekend...
Mel's Card Corner | Baby's First Birthday

A Very Special Birthday

The daughter of a friend of mine will be celebrating her first birthday this week. Naturally, that calls for a card! Since she seems to love animals already, I decided a critter card would be perfect. I started the card...
Mel's Card Corner | Welcome Baby Girl

Welcome Baby Girl

Brooke, a long-time blogging friend of mine, and her husband are expecting their first child. They recently found out they’re having a baby girl, so I decided to use the new Little Bundle stamp set from Lawn Fawn to create a baby...
Mel's Card Corner | Rainbow Umbrellas

Rainbow Umbrellas

Last week as I was perusing some of the card making blogs I follow, I saw this photo. It immediately made me think of the Up and Away stamp set from Mama Elephant. I bought this stamp set a couple of...
Mel's Card Corner | Glitter with Embossing Paste

Creative Stenciling – Day 6

Wouldn’t you know, right after I decided to skip the day six homework for the Creative Stenciling class over at StampNation and continue on with the other lessons, I finally came up with an idea for day six. Figures, right? LOL...
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 | Lawn Fawn Hello

Lawn Fawn Hello

I’ve been on such a roll lately making holiday cards that I decided to mix things up a bit and make a couple of all occasion cards. For these cards, I used the Scripty Hello word die from Lawn Fawn that...