Mel's Card Corner | Dude, Where's My Card (Lesson 3)

Dude, Where’s My Card? (Lesson 3)

Our month-long class called Dude, Where’s My Card? continues over at StampNation. It’s being taught by Daniel West and has been great so far! So far we’ve covered how to select colors, images, and fonts. Here’s my card for our...
Mel's Card Corner | Thankful for You

Thankful for You

It’s so hard to believe it’s November already! It seems like we were just in the middle of summer and suddenly, Thanksgiving will be here before you now! One of the trends that’s very popular on Facebook during the month...
Mel's Card Corner | Channeling My Inner Tim Holtz

Channeling My Inner Tim Holtz

For any of you who have followed my blog or Instagram account for any amount of time, you know grunge cards aren’t something you see me create very often. Today is one of those rare exceptions. I’ve had this card...
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 | Elegant Snowflake Card

Elegant Snowflake

I’m still plugging away creating quick & easy holiday cards that carry a bit of wow factor. For today’s card, I pulled in the Winter Wonder embossing folder from Stampin’ Up!® The snowflake is large enough that it definitely works...
Mel's Card Corner | Sparkly Christmas

Sparkly Christmas

I got this adorable Scribbly Christmas set from Tim Holtz last year and never got around to actually using it. I decided it was time I needed to rectify that situation, so I pulled it out to use on today’s...
Mel's Card Corner | Vintage Christmas Class

Vintage Christmas

I apologize for being missing in action from my blog the past several days. Things were extremely busy for me at work last week which, sadly, didn’t leave time for crafting or card making. Then, just when I thought I...
Lawn Fawn - Perfectly Plaid Petite Paper Pad

Happy CHA 2016!

Happy New Year, everyone! Yes, I realize we’re already 11 days into the New Year, but I took some time off from card making in December to enjoy a little break over the holidays.  Since this is my first post for...