Tuesday, 23 May 2017

CAS Colours & Sketches - Challenge # 224

I hope you enjoyed my challenge last week. This week it's the turn of Emily to host, and being the third Tuesday of the month, it means that it's time for a sketch challenge.

Here's what Emily has for us.


Don't forget you can rotate or flip the sketch, but I decided to leave it as is.  This is what I have made using the Floral Phrases and Crazy About You stamp sets.



I'm such a sucker for Rich Razzleberry cardstock and ink, and because I had a piece of the cardstock  sitting on my desk I decided to use it. I paired it with a bit of Blushing Bride to give a contrast.

I did take the liberty of moving the sentiment slightly and have it overhang the Rich Razzleberry strip.

To make the card I used:
  • Thick Whisper White card base - A5 (21.0 x 14.9 cm) scored and folded at 10.5 cm
  • Strip of Rich Razzleberry cardstock - 14.9 x  stamped with Rich Razzleberry ink to give a tone on tone effect.
  • Strip of Blushing Bride cardstock - 1.5 x 8.0 cm stamped with Rich Razzleberry ink with sentiment made up of words from the Crazy About You stamp set (retiring 31 May).
  • Circle of Whisper White cardstock  (3.5 cm or 1-3/8") - stamped with Rich Razzleberry ink using the Floral Phrases stamp set and then glued to circles of Blushing Bride )and Rich Razzleberry cardstock.
I then adhered the stamped images and sentiment to the base card using glue and dimensionals.

Don't forget to pop over to the CAS Colours & Sketches blog to see what the others have been up to. The link is there if you fancy entering your own card in the challenge.

Fiona xx



5 comments:

  1. I thought this card looked like it could have been part of last week's color challenge. I'm glad I have company in using what is still hanging around on my desk (including stamp sets that don't seem to get put away!!). Great use of the sketch and a sweet card, Fiona!

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  2. This is one of my favorites this week! Love the colors and the layering and the border stamp - so many wonderful details.

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  3. This is so elegant looking and I love the use of the tone on tone effect!

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  4. Beautiful and elegant, love your colour choice and it really suits the stamps. Apologies for being so late coming by to comment. Hugs Bev x

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