Sunday 26 October 2014

AAA Cards Game 26 - CREATE

And this week at AAA Cards it's another Halloween themed card we're after, but this time it has to be CAS!

I know there are a few definitions of CAS out there, but I thought I'd just share what mine is:
a card that has empty (white) space, with minimal layers and embellishments, one main image and a general tidy unfussy look.

So I started with a black panel and stamped the spider and its web in white. This was mounted onto two thin mats of orange and purple - seems they're essential colours for Halloween.

I stamped the sentiment banner, added another spider web and then handcut it before mounting onto pads.

So some layers, but still lots of empty (white) space and a simple design to keep it CAS.

Stamps: Clearly Besotted, Fright Night & Halloween Spirit
Inks: SU, whisper white

Thanks for your time today. Remember to pop over to AAA Cards and look at the wonderful creations by the rest of the team.

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  1. FABULOUS layout -- the colors against the white......PERFECTION.

  2. YOU Rock CAS Jane!!! Love the chalkboard effect and minimal, but wonderful layers! Thanks for the lovely GD recommnendation! Such a wonderful weekend surprise!

  3. This card is fantastic with the colors and layers. I love your teeny spider and sentiment. So many great details that add up to a fabulous card!

  4. Jane this is really CAS card I love the color orange and purple and black on your card...Jane this is a sweet Halloween card without ghost on it ...Lovely arrangement too and the banner looks like its already old full with dust..clever!!I made ghost card...maybe you like to visiting back as I join too the AAA cards challenge this time..big hugs, Monika

  5. My goodness! You are the Queen of clean! You're always right on in CAS. Thanks so much for being a member of AAA Cards, just love you to pieces....
    hugs, Victoria

  6. Simply and fantastically designed with the striking colors, Jane!


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