Mel's Card Corner | Lift Me Up Clear Card

Lift Me Up Clear Card

One of my favorite products in the new Spring Occasions catalog from Stampin’ Up!® is the Lift Me Up bundle. I’ve always loved hot air balloons and even had the opportunity once to ride in one. It was an amazing experience,...
Mel's Card Corner | Out of This World Double Slider

Out of This World Double Slider

For today’s card, I’m featuring some of the new products released last week from Lawn Fawn. If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you probably already know I’m a major Lawn Fawn addict. We won’t discuss how many...
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 | Quick Holiday Tags

Quick Holiday Tags

One of the things I love most about the new Holiday Wrap-Up mini release from Catherine Pooler Designs is how quickly I can create some really cute projects. I used the Holiday Mittens stamp set to create six adorable tags...
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 | You are a Star Galaxy Card

My First Galaxy Card!

I’ve always been intimidated by galaxy cards. They look so beautiful, but always seemed to difficult to make. After watching an amazing tutorial video posted on StampNation by Taheerah, I decided to give it a try. I still need some practice on...
Mel's Card Corner | World Card Making Day 2016

Happy World Card Making Day!

In case you weren’t already aware, tomorrow (Oct. 1) is World Card Making Day. I don’t know the history of this “holiday,” but as a card maker, I’m glad it exists! Today also marks the kick of the World Card...
Mel's Card Corner | Thoughtful Thank You

Thoughtful Thank You

As you may remember from my post last week, I’m currently recovering from a pulmonary embolism. A couple of days after I was released from the hospital, my boss and his wife sent me some beautiful flowers to cheer me...
Mel's Card Corner | You are Awesome

You are Awesome

So, has anyone picked up on the trend of my blog posts this week? Those who are observant may have noticed all, well most, of my cards have been monochromatic. I say most because it started last Friday with my...