Friday, 28 June 2019

CAS Mix Up June Monthly Picks

The gallery looked fabulous this month with such creativity. 
Thank you all for playing along with the Ombre technique.
As always the choice of winner is always so hard and this month is no exception.

Our Top Pick for June
Many congratulations to Betty with her stunning CAS ombre card, which has been  beautifully executed and with a delicate ombre effect, perfect for the sentiment. 
Great use of the stencil and die cut and love the tone of the ice spruce oxide ink.
Stunning card and a very worthy winner this month.

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



And more Outstanding Designs

You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
Click here to enter
Congratulations to Chrissie, Viv, Amy, Izzy, Christine, Michele, Christine D., Tristan and Pooja.

Make sure to grab your badge below.


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

Saturday, 15 June 2019

CAS Mix Up June Reminder

There's still time to play!



Ombre Videos
Ombre Water-coloured background by Kristina Werner                (8:02)
Ombre Ink Blending 3 different Ways by Lydia's Crafty Corner   (10.03)
Ombre Alcohol ink using one colour by Michelle Short                (11.04)
How to create Ombre Cards two ways by MFT                              (5:33)
Ombre Serene Silhouette by Sharon Cheng                                    (4:16)


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!!

    Bobby
    (Guest Designer)

    Using Ombre, Stamping, Masking and Gel Pen


    Mac
    (Host)

    Ombre technique using blending and Distress Oxides, Stamping, Heat Embossing, Bleaching and Die Cutting.


    Loll
    Using Resist Heat Embossing, Ombre Sponging, Watercolouring, and Stamping


    Bonnie

    Using Ombre Sponging, Ghosting with Stencil, Die Cuts and Stamping


    Using Die Cutting, Ombre Acrylic Painting and Stamping.


    Using Ombre Technique, Emboss Resist, Sponging, Stamping, Heat Embossing, Splatters and Die Cuts


    Using Ombre Technique, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing and Stamping


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




    You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
    Click here to enter

    Saturday, 1 June 2019

    CAS Mix Up June Challenge

    Welcome to a new challenge hosted by Mac!

    Check out the Top Picks from May's Baby Wipe challenge HERE.


    One definition of Ombre is.......
    Having tones of colour that shade into each other, graduating from light to dark....
    Shaded or graduated in tone....
    Hi, Mac here and I am hosting this month's Challenge.
    There are many ways in which to achieve the Ombre effect on your CAS cards.
    Inspiration can be found by clicking on the video links below.
    I am so looking forward to seeing your amazing creations in the gallery.
    Have fun and enjoy the challenge.

    Ombre Videos
    Ombre Water-coloured background by Kristina Werner   (8:02)
    Ombre Ink Blending 3 different Ways by Lydia's Crafty Corner   (10.03)
    Ombre Alcohol ink using one colour by Michelle Short   (11.04)
    Ombre Serene Silhouette by Sharon Cheng    (4:16)


    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 Bobby (Bits & Pieces)
    She won the April Layered Stamping with Heat Embossing Challenge
    with this gorgeous card.


    Bobby
    (Guest Designer)

    Using Ombre Technique, Watercoloring, Stamping, Dry Embossing and Die-cutting.


    Mac
    (Host)

    Using Ombre Technique with Powders, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, and Stamping


    Loll

    Using Ombre sponging, Stenciling, Heat embossing, Die-cutting, Stamping


    Bonnie

    Using Ombre with Baby Wipe and Re-inkers, Stamping, Dry Embossing, Vellum and Heat Embossing


    Joanna

    Using Ombre Stamping, Stenciling, Die Cutting, Watercolouring, Sponging, Heat Embossing, and Liquid Pearls


    Susan

    Using Ombre Technique, Layered Die Cuts, Stamping and Heat Embossing


    Hideko

    Using Ombre Technique, Stenciling, Sponging, Heat Embossing and Stamping


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



    You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
    Click here to enter