Week 140: SPRING

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Spring has sprung!  Let's celebrate!  Since this week's word has more than one meaning in the English language, you're sure to find inspiration somewhere!

Melon Door Lighthouse is returning as one of our wonderful sponsors and this week's winner will receive one free digital stamp set of their choice from the online store!

Let's take a look at what the design team and our guest designer created with SPRING in mind!

Guest Designer:  Yuliya
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Lots of white space, simple texture and one or two details in color can keep your card CAS.

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If your focal panel is a little busy, use a white card base to extend your white space!

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Curve your stamps to follow the edge of die cuts

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Use your sentiment to 'ground' a CAS image.

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Let larger images fall of the edge of your CAS card.

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Use tone on tone vellum to add interest to your white space.

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Subtle stamping behind die cuts adds depth to a CAS card.
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One Layer, LOTS of white space, minimal embellishments,
easy to replicate = CAS Fun

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Simple stenciling and die cutting keeps the card CAS!

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Die cuts add depth to a CAS card.

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Keep your focal image off to one corner allowing for lots of white space. 

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


  1. Every week you ladies outdo yourselves from the week before in terms of awesome card designs!! Hugs, Darnell

  2. Fabulous inspiration ladies, love the variety!

  3. Gorgeous cards ladies! Fabulous inspiration!

  4. Hi ladies, another beautiful collection. As I was looking through the cards I dont know if its my ipad the program I am using or your Linkie but it appears that peoples cards are coming up under other peoples names until you click on link. When you go to the person you get the correct card but when just looking at the mini version on your blog there are doubles of cards under different peoples names.


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