Mel's Card Corner | Channeling My Inner Tim Holtz

Channeling My Inner Tim Holtz

For any of you who have followed my blog or Instagram account for any amount of time, you know grunge cards aren’t something you see me create very often. Today is one of those rare exceptions. I’ve had this card...
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...
Mel's Card Corner | Let It Snow Memories & More

The “More” Side of Memories & More

As you may have heard, Stampin’ Up!® and Becky Higgins decided to end their three year Project Life® partnership effective May 31, 2017. When the new 2017-2018 catalog on June 1, Stampin’ Up began offering a new line called Memories...
Mel's Card Corner | Happy Independence Day

Happy Independence Day!

Today is Independence Day for those of us here in the United States. I just wanted to take a minute to wish everyone here a very happy 4th! If you plan to use any personal fireworks tonight, please be safe...
Mel's Card Corner | Aqua Easter

Happy Easter

I’m back today with another card I created using images I colored as part of the 30 Day Coloring Challenge hosted by Kathy of The Daily Marker. I used some of the images in the stamp set included in the...
Mel's Card Corner | Peacock Tail Thanks

Peacock Tail Thanks

Now that we’re a couple of days past the launch of the latest Stamp of Approval collection, I thought I would branch out a bit and start pulling in some other products to use in conjunction with the new collection....
Mel's Card Corner | Watercolor Flowers

Watercolor Flowers

For today’s card, I’m going to give a sneak peek of products in the upcoming new annual Stampin’ Up!® catalog. For this card, I used the new Swirly Bird bundle of stamps and Thinlits along with some of the new 2016-2018...
Mel's Card Corner | Painted Hello

Painted Hello

For today’s card, I decided I wanted to soften things up a bit. I haven’t done any watercoloring in a while, so that’s the route I decided to go with for the focal image on this card. I started by...