Mel's Card Corner | All That Jazz Blog Hop

All That Jazz Blog Hop – Day 1

Welcome to day one of our big three day blog hop featuring products from the new All That Jazz release from Catherine Pooler Designs. You should have arrived here from Josefine’s blog, but if you didn’t, don’t worry. I’ll have...
Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

I’ve been having so much fun lately doing ink blending with Distress Oxide inks. They blend so beautifully! I pulled them out again for today’s card. I started by creating a card base from Strathmore Bristol Smooth card stock. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!

I just wanted to take a moment to wish all of my U.S. readers a very happy Thanksgiving holiday today! For those traveling to be with friends and/or family, safe travels!! I’ll be staying home today, but just wanted to...
Mel's Card Corner | Happy Little Snow Family

Happy Little Snow Family

I have several friends who are single moms either through divorce or they adopted a child as a single parent. I thought it would be fun to use the part of the little snow family from the Warmer with You...
Mel's Card Corner | Winter Woodland Scene

Winter Woodland Scene

Even though I’m not an “official” part of today’s blog hop, I wanted to post another card featuring products from the new Paradise Found release from Catherine Pooler Designs. For today’s card, I’m focusing on the new Winter Woodland stamp...
Mel's Card Corner | Paradise Found Blog Hop

Paradise Found Blog Hop

Happy Release Day!! The new Paradise Found release is now LIVE in Catherine Pooler’s online store. This release consists of eight GORGEOUS inks from her new Spa Collection, two new stamp sets (with available coordinating dies), a background stamp, and...
Mel's Card Corner | Halloween at Winterhaven

Halloween at Winterhaven

I absolutely love the Winterhaven dies which were included in the recent Winterhaven Stamp of Approval release from Catherine Pooler. While the collection is primarily geared toward Christmas/winter-themed cards, the products are versatile enough to use all year long …...
Mel's Card Corner | Festive Holiday Wishes

Festive Holiday Wishes

After taking a break from holiday cards for a few days, I’m back with another one. I just couldn’t resist making a card using the new WOW! Red Glitz embossing powder I ordered from Catherine Pooler’s online store. It was...
Mel's Card Corner | More Snarktoberfest Fun

More Snarktoberfest Fun

As you may remember, I took part of a really fun blog hop earlier this month to kick of Snarktoberfest which is a month long challenge to create some fun sassy/snarky cards. Since we’re a little over half way through...