CASology #242 – text

UPDATE (Tues 04 April) – If you haven’t checked out the submissions for CASology #242, I highly recommend you click the link and check them out. They are fantastic! Here is my card: I channeled my inner teenager for inspiration. An embossed card, a small die cut and one simple stamp turned in to a…

SIP #92 & FMS #281

I can’t remember the last time I combined challenges, but Stamp Ink Paper #92 and Freshly Made Sketches #281 made a great match!   I loved the colours and really wanted to use them. Here is a close up: The hexagon stamps are Avery Elle (All Squared Up) and the sentiment stamp is Hampton Art…

CASology #240 – foliage

CASology #240 wants us to make like a tree… and leave! Here is what I came up with: I used the Endless embossing folder from Couture Creations and raised the panel with adhesive dots. I also raised the flag that I stamped the sentiment on. I love the all white with just a couple touches…

CASology #239 – landmark

The cue card for CASology #239 is: With all the great stamps that came out recently focused on big cities and landmarks, this could be a fun one! Here is my card: I don’t have any of the aforementioned stamp sets, but luckily I had a small Eiffel Tower stamp. It inspired me to make…

CAS(E) This Sketch #211

Here is this week’s sketch from CAS(E) This Sketch: I am not a floral person, but I still loved the look of the reaching stems topped with flowers. So… Balloons! I used complimentary orange and blue, and kept the ink simple with just black. The die cut frame is inlaid back in the paper around…

Freshly Made Sketches #277

Here is the sketch for Freshly Made Sketches #277: I for some reason like things grouped to the left, so I loved this sketch 🙂 Here is what I made:   I can never get enough hexagons/honeycomb. Here I have embossed my card and used two different papers with a honeycomb pattern. I somehow got…

CASology #238 – crunch

First off, thanks to Hazel for the honourable mention for CASology #237. I am very grateful! “CRUNCH” is the on the cue card for CASology #238: Here is the card I was inspired to make: I was thinking along the lines of a time crunch, perhaps a graduation or completion of a big project at…

CAS(E) This Sketch #210

Hi there! Here’s this week’s fun sketch from CAS(E) This Sketch: Here is what I did with the sketch: I really liked the idea of the background images coming through the main one somehow.The chalky ink I used for the four leaf clovers not only made the “quiet” layer I was looking for, but it…

CASology #237 – score

It was a head-scratcher of a cue card for CASology 237: This is my take: I don’t remember the last time I only did a few stamps on a card and left it at that. Kudos to those who do it well! The simplicity is growing on me. number stamps – Recollections sentiment stamp –…