Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Week 162: WRITE


Get your ink ready!  Interpret this cue word any way it happens to inspire you & then go brighten someone's snail mail box this week with your CAS creation!  We all like happy mail, after all!


The wonderful Cindy B Designs is returning to sponsor us and is offering this week's winner a $25 PayPal gift certificate!

Now let's take a look at what the design team & this week's guest designer created for inspiration!

Guest Designer:  Diana
 design defined:
Patterned paper in small doses can add extra interest.


Ardyth
design defined: 
When using stamps from different sets, choose a similar line-width to unify your design. 


Hannelie
design defined: 
'Over the edge' always adds interest to a CAS design.


Hazel
image
design defined:
Keeping the action in one corner keeps things CAS.


 Jen
design defined:
An ombre colour palette helps to keep a design simple. 


Joyce
design defined:
A simple color scheme works well for a CAS card.


Judy
 design defined: 
Keep your main image centralized to provide maximum white space.


Kimberly
 design defined: 
Try to use your stamps in new ways!  Balance your design with your sentiment and leave lots of uncluttered space for a CAS card! 


Kymona
design defined:
A clean, subtle background works well on a CAS design. 


Melissa
design defined:
Use subtle lines to draw the eye to your focal image. 


Tracey
design defined: 
A simple sentiment can make a big impact.

Go have fun creating your CAS design and don't forget to link up here on the challenge blog by Monday at NOON (CDT)!




Week 161: Weekly Winners!

It's time to announce our Weekly Winner and Honorable Mentions! 

Joyce had the honor of selecting the Winner for Week #161 and here is her selection:


I love how Sarah showed her plaid in the negative space of her reindeer die cut as well as a border to her card front. It makes a lovely and festive Christmas card.

Congratulations, Sarah!
 
Below is a winner's badge to proudly display on your blog:
 

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Here are the Honorable Mentions chosen by the rest of the design team:

 
Congratulations to all of you! 

Here is a badge to proudly display on your blogs: 




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Be sure to stop back in an hour for challenge #162!
 
 

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