Mel's Card Corner | Quick & Easy Birthday Card

Quick & Easy Birthday Card

Each month, Stampin’ Up!® issues a Simple Stamping challenge to their Demonstrators. The purpose of this challenge is to create cards simply using stamp, ink, and paper. Today’s card is for the April Simple Stamping challenge. For the Simple Stamping...
Mel's Card Corner | Stampin' Up!® 2018 Color Revamp

Stampin’ Up!® Color Revamp

You may have heard by now, Stampin’ Up!® is undergoing a major color revamp when the new catalog launches on June 1. A total of 13 current colors will be retiring (cue the sad trombone), but the good news is...
Mel's Card Corner | Inlaid Die Cutting with Eastern Medallions

Eastern Palace is HERE!

Happy Monday, everyone! I can’t believe it’s May 1 already. This year just seems to be flying by, but that can be good, too. It means we’re only one month away from the launch of the new 2017-2018 Stampin’ Up!®...
Mel's Card Corner | Using Sketches (Part 1 of 2)

Sketch Inspiration Revisited

Earlier this week I posted a quick & simple card with a tutorial video for a card I created using a sketch as my inspiration. For today’s post, I’m revisiting that sketch again and showing how to create a bit of...
Mel's Card Corner | Paper & Ink Sketches #19

Paper & Ink Sketches #19

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you all have a wonderful weekend and got to spend some time crafting. I spent part of my crafting time this weekend creating a card using the latest sketch in the Paper & Ink Sketches...
Mel's Card Corner | Old Meets New

Old Meets New

For today’s card, I thought I would combine a few retiring Stampin’ Up!® products with some of the new products coming in the 2017-2018 catalog launching on June 1. As a reminder, items on the retired list are on a “while...
Mel's Card Corner | A Sara Thing Paper Pumpkin

Two Big Things Today

For those waiting for my big OnStage post, don’t worry, it will be coming later today as soon as the “spoiler policy” is lifted. In the meantime, I wanted to share two other big things happening today to ensure no...