Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Week 144: FLIGHT

We're taking off in a new direction this week with a brand new cue word!  Ready?  We're curious to see what this cue makes you think of!

Serendipity Stamps is returning as our sponsor this week!  Have you checked out the newest items in their store recently?  Be sure and stop by their blog this Friday for the May Release Blog Hop!
This week's winner will receive a $20 gift certificate to the online store, so be sure and link up your entry for a chance to win!

Let's take a look at what the design team and this week's guest designer created for inspiration!

Guest Designer:  Melissa
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Punching or die cutting ink-blended paper keeps a card CAS!

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Limiting your colour scheme can keep a busy card front CAS!

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Preserve white space by limiting background colour to the areas immediately surrounding your focal image.

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Stamp your image off the edge of the card for interest.

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Follow the rule of three for your stamped images.

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One main image and lots of white space defines CAS design.

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Watercoloring can ground your image without extra layers!

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 A line gives your image a sense of motion.

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 Think outside the box when you choose the placement of your sentiment.


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Use a triangular layout between images and a sentiment for visual appeal.
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Keeping your sentiment and images in down low leaves 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)!