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 | Metallic Christmas Lights

Metallic Christmas Lights

For today’s card, I used the Christmas Lights Bold Prints background stamp from Hero Arts. I’ve seen so many beautiful cards made with this background stamp this year, so I was really happy when I was able to finally get...
Mel's Card Corner | Rainbow Maker Class - Day 6

Rainbow Maker – Day 6

I’m back with my final card for the Rainbow Maker class at Online Card Classes. Yes, I know it’s launch day for the new Stamp of Approval collection. Don’t worry, I’ll be back later for another card for that when...
Mel's Card Corner | Rainbow Maker Class - Day 5

Rainbow Maker – Day 5

I’m back today with my day five homework card for the Rainbow Maker card class at Online Card Classes. The lessons for day five were presented by Kristina Werner, Jennifer McGuire, and Laura Bassen. For my homework card, I decided...
Mel's Card Corner | Caffeinated Love

Caffeinated Love

I finally took the advice of my crafty friend and fellow StampNation Dream Team member, Laurel, and got some Bristol Smooth card stock recently to use with my Zig Clean Color Real Brush pens. I heard several people rave over...
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 | Hello Daisy

Hello Daisy

I made my first purchase from Unity Stamp Co. about three months ago. Since then, I’ve absolutely fallen in love with them and how beautifully their deeply etched red rubber images stamp. They have some amazing artists who design for them...
Mel's Card Corner | Ombre Background

Ombre Background

Like I’m sure many of you were, I was very inspired by the collection of ombre background cards posted a few days ago by Jennifer McGuire. I decided to CASE her technique with a few minor changes. I took the...
Mel's Card Corner | You are Enough

You are Enough

Without a doubt, florals are one of my favorite subjects for the cards I create. I love a beautiful floral image and the one I’m sharing today from the You are Enough stamp set by Concord & 9th is near the...
Mel's Card Corner | Bushel of Thanks

Thanks a Bushel Watercolor

I was so surprised yesterday when a package of Lawn Fawn goodies from their new release arrived in the mail. It was sent anonymously with a simple note saying the sender knew I loved Lawn Fawn products and hoped this...