Mel's Card Corner | Caffeinated Fox Fun

Caffeinated Fox

In a recent blog post/video, Therese of Lost in Paper shared a really fun stamp set called Caffeinated Fox from The Rabbit Hole Designs. As soon as I saw it, I immediately went online and bought it because 1) it’s...
Mel's Card Corner | Clean & Simple Holiday Class - Day 3

Clean & Simple Holiday – Part 2

I’m back today with another homework card I created for the Clean & Simple Holiday class over at Online Card Classes. The lesson I created this card for was all about coloring. One of the teachers for this lesson was...
Mel's Card Corner | DIY Plaid Backgrounds

DIY Plaid Backgrounds

Since I used some plaid patterned paper on my last card, I thought it would be fun today to show another card with a plaid background. In this case, however, I created the plaid myself using a diagonal stripe background...
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 | Rainbow Maker Class - Day 4

Rainbow Maker – Day 4

I’m back today with my homework for day four of the Rainbow Maker class for Online Card Classes. I can’t believe we’re already two-thirds of the way through this class. It’s gone by so quickly! The teachers for day four...
Mel's Card Corner | Long Live Q*bert

Long Live Q*bert!

When I was in college MANY years ago, one of my favorite things to do between classes was hang out in the arcade in the student center and play video games. Of course, from the look of things on the university’s...
Mel's Card Corner | Daffodil Birthday

Daffodil Birthday

I purchased the Daffodil Dreams stamp set from Sunny Studio Stamps when it was released back in January. I absolutely love daffodils because my grandmother always grew them (along with irises) and they make me think of her. I have no...
Mel's Card Corner | Sweet Treats

Sweet Treats Christmas Card Challenge

Maureen, one of my fellow DT members at StampNation, is kicking off a new bimonthly Christmas card challenge over there today. She will be posting a new themed challenge every other Saturday. As you all know, I love challenges, but...
Mel's Card Corner | Holiday Lights

Holiday Lights

I didn’t actually hang any Christmas lights over the weekend, but at least I created some! LOL I had so much fun playing with the layering light bulb stamps in the Merry Sentiments stamp set from Sunny Studio Stamps. If you...
Mel's Card Corner | Spoiled Rotten Christmas

Spoiled Rotten Christmas

I came to the realization this weekend, other than when I’ve taken a class here or there, I haven’t done much coloring in quite a while. After chatting with a friend about Copic markers yesterday, I decided I needed to...