Mel's Card Corner | Varied Vases - Bloom in Happiness

Varied Vases – Bloom with Happiness

For today’s card, I’m using the Varied Vases stamp set which will be debuting next week when the new 2018-2019 Stampin’ Up!® annual catalog launches. This stamp set was inspired by Stampin’ Up Demonstrator, Mary Fish, as part of her...
Mel's Card Corner | Quick & Easy Birthday Card

Quick & Easy Birthday Card

I often hear people say they don’t have time to made handmade cards which is why they end up just buying them. Over the next few days, I’m doing to share some quick & easy cards I promise you can...
Mel's Card Corner | CAS Rainbow Stars

Clean and Simple Rainbow Stars

As someone who loves making clean and simple (CAS) cards, two of the stamps sets in the most recent Lawn Fawn release immediately caught my eye. The first is the Simply Celebrate stamp set and the second if the Simply...
Mel's Card Corner | Creative Chick Lawn Fawn Class

Creative Chick’s Lawn Fawn Class

I had the chance on Thursday night to attend a Lawn Fawn card class at my local stamp store, Stamp Fever. The class was taught by Jenn Shurkus, a.k.a. the {creative chick}. Other than going to doctor’s appointments, this was...
Mel's Card Corner | Reason to Smile

A Reason to Smile

Sometimes our cards just don’t go as planned. This was originally going to be a shaker card, but I realized after I had all the foam tape in place and had already removed the backings that I forgot to adhere...
Mel's Card Corner | Coolest Yule Revisited

Coolest Yule – Part Two

I’m back again today with the second card I made using the Coolest Yule stamp set and dies from Cathy Zielske of CZ Design. I used the deer image on yesterday’s card, so today I’m using the tree image. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Coolest Yule

Coolest Yule

After waiting for a few weeks while they were out of stock, I was finally able to get my hands on the ADORABLE Coolest Yule stamp set and dies from Cathy Zielske of CZ Design. As soon as I saw...
Mel's Card Corner | Elegant Snowflake Card

Elegant Snowflake

I’m still plugging away creating quick & easy holiday cards that carry a bit of wow factor. For today’s card, I pulled in the Winter Wonder embossing folder from Stampin’ Up!® The snowflake is large enough that it definitely works...