Thursday, 9 June 2016

CAS Colours & Sketches #177

Here we go with the second CAS Colours & Sketches Challenge for June. This week it's a sketch designed by Bev from Uniko.

http://cascoloursandsketches.blogspot.com/2016/06/sketch-challenge-177.html

And here's my card:


I started by die cutting a tag and then brushing on a couple of colours to create some background colour. I stamped the dark blue splodge by using the wrong side of the Clearly Besotted tree stamp and them overstamped everything with the Inkylicious branches.


A trio of butterflies and a sentiment on a small die cut tag and my card was finished.

Supplies:
Stamps: Inkylicious, Bare Branches, Twinchie sentiment; Clearly Besotted, Design A Tree
Inks: Ranger distress, peacock feathers, blueprint sketch, cracked pistachio; Memento, tuxedo black
Dies: MFT Die-namics, stitched traditional tag stax 
Punch: Martha Stewart, triple butterfly
Embellishments: Hobbycraft, black gemstones

Such a great sketch that really lends itself to the clean open 'white' space we're always looking for at CAS Colours & Sketches. Want to see the rest of the DT creations? Well click here.

Thanks for looking today, so pleased to have you drop by.  And keep crafting!

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7 comments:

  1. Loving the crisp clean style of your card Jane. Beautiful inking, colour and stamp choice, with such a lovely sentiment too. Hugs Bev x

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  2. Those tags are really cute and I love the background colours.

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  3. Beautiful card--love your style!

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  4. Beautiful card! Love the sponged background!

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  5. Love your idea of using the wrong side of the stamp! This card is so beautiful and this sentiment is just perfect for the card!

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  6. I love the pop of cool blues and the darling little dimensional butterflies on the oh-so-pretty tag! Wonderful card!

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  7. Gorgeous colours and a lovely take on the sketch. Love those branches and your tiny butterflies! Caro x

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