Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Week 193: PINK

It's time for a new challenge!  Time to dig out the pink...or anything that pink brings to mind!  As always, there are many ways you can interpret this word, so don't be afraid to veer away from the obvious!

Serendipity Stamps is returning as our wonderful sponsor!  This week's winner will receive a $20 gift certificate to the online store!  Have you seen all the wonderful new stamps and dies in the store?  Go check them out here!  Also, be sure and play along over on the Serendipity Stamps Challenge Blog where this month's challenge is embossing!  By linking up, you'll have a chance to win some Serendipity goodies!

Take a look at what the design team & our guest designer created this week to inspire you!

Guest Designer:  Shanna
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Texture and layers can work for CAS as long as you honour the "white space".

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Use colour as part of your message in CAS design!

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Matting your image with color highlights your white space.

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A monochromatic color palette keeps things CAS.

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a small amount of patterned paper can be CAS.

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Repeating a design element helps keep things CAS.

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A little bit of patterned paper can pack a big punch in a CAS design.

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Cluster elements together to create one main focal point.

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Die cut sentiments and images can be CAS, too!

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Bold fonts on abundant white space are perfect for CAS design!

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Add dimension to white space by popping up the main panel.

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Color blocking keeps monochromatic colors interesting. 

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Matting a smaller image prevents it from getting lost, but still 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)!


  1. What fabulous cards and fabulous inspiration, thank you.

    1. Just wanted to add how pretty all the link ups look from the challenge x

  2. Such a talented crew! Great cards, Jo x