Wednesday, 15 January 2020

CAS Mix Up January 2020 Reminder

There's still time to play in this challenge hosted by Hideko!


Happy New Year! I'm excited to be hosting January's CAS Mix Up Challenge!
I have chosen Partial Die-cutting, hoping this technique will get more out of your dies.
There are video links below on how to do partial die-cutting in different ways.
Looking forward to seeing what you create with this technique!


Partial Die-cutting Videos:
Creative Partial Die-cutting by Jennifer McGuire (12:00) 4:15-6:30
Easy Partial Die-cutting by Jennifer McGuire (22.26) 10:50-21:30
Top Cut Edge by Kristina Werner (6:36) 4:40-6:36 
Partial Die-cutting by Splitcoaststampers (7:23) 0:00-2:40
Partial Die-cutting Tips by Jennifer McGuire (16:04) 0:00-4:15

Please follow the challenge rules:
    • Cards only
    • CAS design (clean and simple) - definition on sidebar
    • Include all three components listed on challenge badge
    • Include link to challenge in your entry post
    • Enter up to three (3) times
    Thank you!!


    Tristan
    (Guest Designer)

    Using Partial Die Cutting, Stamping and Ink Smooshing Watercolor.


    Hideko
    (Host)

    Using Partial die-cutting, Stamping, Dry-embossing, and Watercoloring


    Bonnie

    Using Partial Die Cutting, Inking with Markers, Stamping, Embossing with Die 
    and Heat Embossing


    Loll

    Using Stamping, Heat Embossing, Partial Die-cutting, and Watercolouring


    Joanna

    Using Partial Die-Cutting, Stamping, Heat Embossing, Vellum


    Susan

    Using Partial Die-Cutting, Stamping, Heat Embossing, Layered Die Cuts, Inlaid Die Cuts


    Linda

    Partial Die-cuting, rubber stamping and ink splattering


    Ros

    Using Partial die cutting, copic colouring, stamping and embossing


    Using Partial Die Cuts, Stamping, and Watercolour


    The challenge is open until January 24th.
    Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced January 30th.




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    Wednesday, 1 January 2020

    CAS Mix Up January 2020 Challenge


    Welcome to a new challenge hosted by Hideko!


    Happy New Year! I'm excited to be hosting January's CAS Mix Up Challenge!
    I have chosen Partial Die-cutting, hoping this technique will get more out of your dies.
    There are video links below on how to do partial die-cutting in different ways.
    Looking forward to seeing what you create with this technique!


    Partial Die-cutting Videos:
    Creative Partial Die-cutting by Jennifer McGuire (12:00) 4:15-6:30
    Easy Partial Die-cutting by Jennifer McGuire (22.26) 10:50-21:30
    Top Cut Edge by Kristina Werner (6:36) 4:40-6:36 
    Partial Die-cutting by Splitcoaststampers (7:23) 0:00-2:40
    Partial Die-cutting Tips by Jennifer McGuire (16:04) 0:00-4:15


    Please follow the challenge rules:
      • Cards only
      • CAS design (clean and simple) - definition on sidebar
      • Include all three components listed on challenge badge
      • Include link to challenge in your entry post
      • Enter up to three (3) times
    Thank you!!


    Welcome to our wonderful Guest Designer Tristan (Tinstar Designs)

    Tristan
    (Guest Designer)
    Using Partial Die Cutting, Stamping and Alcohol Marker Coloring


    Hideko
    (Host)
    Using Partial die-cutting, Stamping, Masking, and Sponging



    Using Partial Die Cutting, Inking with Markers, Stamping, Watercoloring, and 
    Heat Embossing


    Using Partial Diecutting, Stamping, Watercolouring, & Heat embossing


    Using Partial die-cutting, Heat embossing, Die-cutting, Stamping


    Using Partial Die-Cutting, Stamping, Water colouring with Markers, Heat Embossing, Fussy Cutting, Splattering


    Using Partial Die-cutting, stamping, Watercolour blending on stamp, sequins



    Linda

    Using Partial Die-cutting, rubber stamping, and ink splattering


    Using Partial die cutting, alcohol inks, stamping and embossing


    The challenge is open until January 24th.
    Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced January 30th.






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    Click here to enter

    Thursday, 28 November 2019

    CAS Mix Up November Monthly Picks


    Thanks to everyone who shared their cards this month. We enjoyed viewing the wonderful variety of designs and how creative some of you were to meet the challenge with few supplies.  

    Our Top Pick for November

    Ina has a lovely mix of colours on her foil and finished off with the silver embossed flower and pink sentiment which complemented her design. Congratulations Ina!


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



    And more Outstanding Designs



    You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
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    Congratulations to Brenda, Sue, Pat, Chrissie, Bobby, Kia, Darnell, Julie and Tina!
    Make sure to grab your badge below.


    This is the last challenge of the year for
    CAS Mix Up.

    Thank you to all that have participated in our challenges this year.  
    We appreciate your willingness to try new techniques along with us  
    and hope you will share your creativity with us in the coming year.


    Our next challenge starts January 1st.
    Happy Holidays and blessings in the New Year!

    Friday, 15 November 2019

    CAS Mix Up November Reminder


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

    This is our last challenge for the year!


     November Oxidized Metal Technique videos:
    Oxidized Metal by Jay Soriano (11:43) 
    Oxidized Metal Technique by Theartfulinker (3:49)
    Impressions of Tarnished Foil by Melissa Kerman (11:57) Note: At end of video she used aluminum foil wrapped cardstock. 


    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!!


    Here are some more samples that we hope will inspire you to play along.  

    (Guest Designer)
    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Stamping and Die Cutting

    (Host)

    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Water Based Re-Inkers, Heat Embossing, Dry Embossing,  Stamping, Die Cuts, Punches


    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Re-inkers, Heat Embossing, Botanical Printing, Stamping and Die Cutting

    Using Oxidized Metal technique, Heat Embossing, Inlay Die-cutting, Stamping

    Joanna

    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Die-cutting and Stamping

    Hideko

    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Die-cutting, and Stamping

    Jenny

    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Stamping and Dry Embossing

    Linda

    Using Oxidised Metal Technique, Stamping and Die cutting

    Ros

    Using Oxidized Metal Technique, Die Cutting and Stamping


    The challenge is open until November 24th.
    Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced on November 28th.








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    Click here to enter