Today we’re thrilled to welcome Melissa Chipperfield. Before we show you Melissa’s project, let’s get to know her a little bit more…

MelissaChipperfieldProfilePic-08142014-250WI think my love of stamps began somewhere around the year 2000 when some of my college friends introduced me to scrapbooking & card making.  Two years later, I met a gal who was pretty passionate about card making and her enthusiasm was contagious!  I am now the owner of too many stamps to count (I’m afraid to…)!  I’ve tried my hand at different design styles over the years, but finally settled on clean & simple design.  I love the challenge of designing something really simple that delivers a message in a creative way!  Often times, I like a little humor thrown in for good measure.  Many people know me from CASology, my clean & simple challenge blog.  It’s there that I find loads of inspiration for my CAS addiction!

I am a registered dental hygienist, but am currently only working one morning per week while I stay at home to raise our four children (ages 10, 7, 4 & 1).  My other passion is photography and you won’t find me leaving the house without a camera!  I share both my cards and photography on my blog.

Today, I thought I’d share a card I made with Unity stamps, one of my current favorite stamp companies!  Many of my cards use simple texture, dimension & color to add interest to a white background and this card is a good example of my typical design work.  The sentiment was actually the inspiration for this idea.


I simply die cut two clouds from white cardstock and two clouds from metal sheets before layering them together & popping them up with foam dots.


Stamps: Unity
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink Stamper’s Select White
Other: Add a Little Dazzle metal sheet, Simon Says Stamp chevron clouds dies, foam dots, silver sequins

We hope you have enjoyed today’s project courtesy of Melissa. Be sure to stop by Melissa’s blog to see even more of her beautiful work (and let her know we sent you). You can also find Melissa on Pinterest and Bloglovin’.

Have a great day!


16 replies on “Featured Artist/Designer: Melissa Chipperfield”

  1. I’ve never been shy about telling any and all how much I love your challenge, Melissa. You inspire like no other – and allow me to be as pun-y as I want to be =]

    =] Michele

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