Mel's Card Corner | Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

Emboss Resist Oxide Ink Blending

I’ve been having so much fun lately doing ink blending with Distress Oxide inks. They blend so beautifully! I pulled them out again for today’s card. I started by creating a card base from Strathmore Bristol Smooth card stock. I...
Mel's Card Corner | Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

It’s time for another round of the quarterly Coffee Lovers Blog Hop hosted by the lovely team over at the Coffee Loving Cardmakers blog. Anyone who knows me likely knows my love of the dark roast nectar of the gods....
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...