Friday, 28 July 2017

CAS Mix Up July's Monthly Picks

There were so many outstanding entries using tissue paper!  Who knew it would be such fun! Thanks to all of you who embraced this technique.  It was exceptionally hard for us to choose a Top Pick and other Outstanding entries.



Our Top Pick for July
Cathy


The tissue paper moon with it's silvery embossing was such a creative idea! We loved the way the black background sets of the silver and white! A stunning creation!


Congratulations, Cathy
Make sure to grab the "Top Pick" badge below.



And more Outstanding Designs






Congratulations to Marcia, Marilyn, Mac Mable, Barb Ghig, Betty, Anita, Pat, Bazena and Trina.
Make sure to grab your badge below.



August's challenge starts in a few days.  See you on August 1st!

Saturday, 15 July 2017

CAS Mix Up July Reminder


There's still time to play!
Challenge is open until July 24th midnight (PDT)



July - Tissue videos:
Alcohol Inks, Acetate & Tissue Paper by tjaniga (8:52)
Layering Technique with Gelli Print Tissue by Birgit Koopsen (4:33)
Tissue Paper Background by Shannon Green (7:12)
Tissue Paper Watercolouring & Techniques by Loll Thompson (10:24)
White Tree Acrylic Painting with Textured Background by Studio Silver Creek (5:19)


Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!


Sue
(Guest Designer)

Using Tissue Paper, Stamping, Spray Inks, Die Cuts, and Mirri card, 

Bonnie
(Host)

Tissue Paper (alcohol ink-acetate-tissue technique), Stamping, Die Cuts, Watercolor, and Inka Gold

Stamping,  Tissue paper watercolouring, Heat embossing, and Die-cutting

Nancy

Stamping, Acrylic-Alcohol Ink-Tissue Paper Background, Die Cut

Susan

Stamping, tissue paper smooshed and heat embossed, and die cutting

Julia

Stamping, Brushos on Tissue Paper, Sequins, Small Talk Sticker

Joanna

Tissue paper, Die cuts, Stamping & heat embossing, Metallic glass glitter



Thanks for checking us out.






Saturday, 1 July 2017

CAS Mix Up July Challenge


Welcome to a new challenge!
Check out the Top Picks from June's Embossing Pastes/Gel challenge HERE.



The Design Team has had so much fun playing with tissue paper the past couple of months.  Loll has even done a new tissue techniques video to share with all of us.  Be sure to check it out as well as the other videos.  We can't wait to see what you do with tissue paper!

Please be sure to keep it CAS (Clean and simple)

July - Tissue videos:

Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!


Welcome to our wonderful Guest Designer, Sue (Sue's Card Craft)
She won the May Splattering Challenge with this gorgeous card.


Sue
Guest Designer

Using tissue paper, ink sprays, VersaMark ink and gold embossing powder, die-cuts, glitter dots and stamping.


Bonnie
(Host)

Using tissue paper, sponging, stamping and die cuts

Loll

Using stamping, watercolour sprays, tissue paper, die-cuts, and heat embossing

Nancy

Using Stamping, Tissue Paper Background, Die Cuts and Metallic Thread

Susan

Using tissue paper, stamping, die cuts, heat embossing, and gold thread.

Julia

Using Stamping, Tissue Paper, Gelli Plate, Acrylic Paint, Stencils, and Rhinestones

Joanna

Using Tissue Paper, Die cuts, Stamping & heat embossing, Metallic thread



Challenge is open until the 24th.


Wednesday, 28 June 2017

CAS Mix Up June's Monthly Picks


June's Embossing Paste / Gel gallery was filled with gorgeous, textured beauties.  Thanks to all the played along with us!


Our Top Pick for June
Trina
 (My Crafting Closet)
The Design Team loved Trina's wonderful CAS mixed media design.  All that gorgeous white (open) space along with the beautiful embossed and glittered wave background created an amazing card.


Congratulations, Trina
Make sure to grab the "Top Pick" badge below.



And more Outstanding Designs



Congratulations to Macimbalo, Linda, Mac, Hannelie, Gwendolyn,
Marcia, Christine, Cathy and Maura
Make sure to grab your badge below.


July's challenge starts in a few days.  See you on July 1st!