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Thursday, 14 March 2013

CAS-Colour and Sketches

Its Friday Eve and that means its time for our next challenge at CAS-Colour and Sketches. This week we want to see what cards you are inspired to make using this sketch:


It now feels like spring may be around the corner as we have sunshine now, cold but sun! So I decided to celebrate this with some spring flowers.
I have really made a CAS version of this sketch and also flipped it. 


The top flower has been stamped and die cut and popped up on a foam pad for dimension.
Both flowers are from the Stampin' Up 'secret garden' set. I decided to colour both of the stamps using promarkers. 
I felt the background card needed some subtle stamping so used a PTI flower set, first stamping off the ink to give this faded, 'barely' there look. Some brown twine to finish my card off. I haven't added a sentiment as I felt the front didn't need it-an extra bonus as I am not sure who this going to be for yet!

Our DT have a great variety of cards for you, take a look here and then get out your crafting goodies and get stamping!

I will also enter this into the following challenges:
Crafty Sentiments-hello spring
Celebrate The Occasion-Spring is in the Air
Anything Goes Challenge blog-

12 comments:

  1. Seriously fab, my friend. Such a happy springy card! So sorry I haven't been visiting much. Kinda stuck with some severe deadline at work. Don't you just hate it when real life interferes with blogging! But I will be taking a peak at your creations...clearly NOT in chronological order! LOL!
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

    p.s. LOVING the new look! So....CAS!

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  2. I love how you interpreted this sketch. It is so beautiful! The picture is awesome too...very crisp!

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  3. Beautiful stamping and colouring and a real original take on the sketch.

    Louise xx

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  4. Love your take on the sketch, Sandie! Your coloring is wonderful!

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  5. Hi Sandie, gorgeous card love the two flowers just right for our challenge of "Seeing Double"
    Thank you for joining us this week at Anything Goes Challenge Blog! ! good luck in the draw.
    Hugs Tamara
    PS I have blog candy to give away on my blog Posh Cat Crafts!

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  6. Cute, thanks for playing @ CTO!

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  7. Fantastic fresh and elegant card! Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again.
    Hugs
    Anna xxx

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  8. Your interpretation of the sketch is so unique Sandie - great work - love the new blog header too - very professional - Jacqueline xx

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  9. What a lovely creation, those flowers are stunning. Thanks so much for playing this week at Crafty Sentiments:)

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  10. what a gorgeous spring card - Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments ths week
    Lisa x

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  11. Beautiful daffodils on your CAS card, so pretty! Thanks for sharing your creation with us @ CTO for our "Spring is in the Air" Challenge :)

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  12. What a pretty card! Gorgeous flowers!
    Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes!
    Hugs Annette

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