Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Week 282: HUG

Need a hug?  You've come to the right place!  We're thinking there will be plenty to go around in the gallery!

As always, remember the following CAS guidelines when creating your design:
  1. One main image
  2. Lots of open space, uncluttered
  3. Limited layers & embellishments
  4. Quick & easy to recreate (Note: It may take a while to create a design you like, but once you have that design, making more should be a piece of cake!)

Let's see what the design team and this week's guest designer created for inspiration!

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Using limited amounts of pattern and score lines instead of layers keeps a design CAS.

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Centering your image keeps your design CAS.

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Grounding your image on a stamped border keeps a one-layer card simple.

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A shaker box sentiment adds interest while leaving tons of white space.

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Keeping to one tone & white keeps things CAS.

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Simple embellishments are best for CAS design.

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Stamp a large image partially off the page to preserve white space.

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A big die cut can create a CAS card!

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Detailed die cuts add interest while keeping your card CAS!

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


  1. hugs!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

  2. Dear design Team - what a fabulous set of inspirational cards for us all -am still working on my CAS approach but plenty of great ideas here. Thanks again for the lovely cue and a chance to join in x jan x