Mel's Card Corner | All That Jazz Blog Hop

All That Jazz Blog Hop – Day 2

Welcome to day two 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 Ilina’s blog, but if you didn’t, don’t worry. I’ll have...
Mel's Card Corner | Adulting is Hard

Adulting is Hard

As I’m sure most of you who read my blog know, the latest round of the 30 Day Coloring Challenge started on March 1. It’s a wonderful challenge hosted by Kathy of The Daily Marker. I always enjoy participating in her...
Mel's Card Corner | Calling All Sistahs January 2017 Blog Hop

Calling All Sistahs Blog Hop

Today I’m participating in a very important blog hop. It’s the Calling All Sistahs hop hosted by CAS-ual Fridays Stamps. You should have arrived here from Nora’s blog. If you didn’t, don’t worry, I’ll include a list of the entire...
Mel's Card Corner | Celebrate You

Celebrate You

I had the pleasure of taking a really fun class yesterday at Stamp Fever, my local stamp store. It was taught by my good friend, Linda. We made two projects during the class. I’ll share one today and the other...
Mel's Card Corner | Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

For those of us in the United States, today is our Thanksgiving holiday. To all those celebrating, I hope you have a wonderful day and take some time out from the food and football to reflect on all the blessings...
Mel's Card Corner | Best Year Ever

Best Year Ever

Wow, I can’t believe we’re already less than 10 days away from the launch of the next Stamp of Approval collection from Catherine Pooler! Sneaks peeks of the new collection will actually start on Friday, April 15, and the collection...
Mel's Card Corner | Holiday Flourishes

Holiday Flourishes

I picked up the gorgeous Holiday Flourishes stamp set from The Ton Stamps. It was part of their November release and I absolutely LOVE it! While the beautiful holly leaves and berries are great for holiday cards, the flourish elements can easily be...
Mel's Card Corner | Season's Greetings Watercolor

CASEing Christmas – Day 6

Before I get to my latest card for the CASEing Christmas class over at StampNation, I just had to share some good news. My recent Give Thanks card was selected as a winner this week over at the Can You...
Mel's Card Corner | Tree Shaker

Christmas Tree Shaker Card

I really enjoyed the Starbucks shaker card I made last weekend, so I decided to try another shaker card. Since the Starbucks card was so busy, I decided to go for a more CAS (clean and simple) look for this card....
Lawn Fawn | Shaker Die & Tobaggan Together

Lawn Fawn Fun at the LSS

Given so many of my stamping/card making friends no longer have access to a local stamp store (LSS), I consider myself fortunate to have a great one nearby — Stamp Fever in Orange, CA. It’s not a huge store, but...