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Saturday, March 19, 2011

CAS 132 - Inkspirations 62

Today I decided to combine two challenges for the first time. Makeesha Byl’s Inkspiration Challenge #62 and the Clean and Simple Stamping challenge.

Here is my card - hope you like it! They are great colours to work with. This is the first time I've attempted a CAS sketch and I really enjoyed it - I need to try simplifying my card making now and again. Sometimes less is more!! :)

Materials used:
Stamp - Teeny Tiny Sentiments

Ink - Early Espresso
Cardstock - Whisper White Textured, Early Espresso, Regal Rose, Daffodill Delight
Patterned Paper - "Brights" DSP (Daffodil Delight), Doodlebug Pre-embossed Paisley White CS
Embellishments - Early Espresso grosgrain ribbon, misc brown flower ribbon
Tools - 1 3/4 Scallop Circle Punch, Spellbinders Nestabilities Scallop Circles & Circles


  1. This is a fantastic card Alison! The flowers are gorgeous with the embossed centres & the double layer of scalloped circles.
    Good luck with your Aviary cage stand. :)

  2. How awesome are those flowers! Love the color combo too!! So fun and funky!! Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving me some love! Isn't that ribbon treatment fabby?! And it is ridiculously EASYYYY!! I will find the youtube video I learned from and send it to you...if you have a needle and thread and can kinda sew, you can do this ribbon!! HUGSS!!

  3. This is darling!! Great use of the sketch and I love the row of flowers. Thanks so much for joining us at Inkspirations this week :)

  4. love the color combo!! Great card!

  5. What a great card! love that detail you have on the flowers! So cute!!!
    Smiles SHarnee :)

  6. Great take on the sketch and those colors just scream spring!!

  7. This is fab Alison, I love the embossing detail. Thanks for your comment on my blog!


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