Tuesday, September 26, 2017

So Sweet... Thank You/CAS


This card came to mind while sitting on my patio enjoying morning coffee. I was noticing how industrious the ants were in their search for food. I have a stamp set of insects that has only been used twice so thought this would be a good opportunity to use it again.
The layout was inspired by a CAS challenge sketch. To ensure that my elements match the sketch, I download the image to Word, size it to A2 and print to use as a template. The front was stamped with the insects, peppermint candy and the sentiment. A light spatter of ink and the card front was finished. The inside was decorated by stamping the ants and a Thank You sentiment.

The card is being submitted to:


CAS(E) This Sketch Challenge #240



Techniques: Stamping, CAS
Size: A2

Materials
Stamps: Stampin' Up! "Beetles & Bugs" (ants), "Sweets for the Sweet" (peppermint candy) and "Honeycomb Happiness" (sentiment)
Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black, Stampin' Up! Regal Rose
Cardstock: Stampin' Up! Whisper White (heavyweight)

3 comments:

  1. Love your source of inspiration and the card is really cute!

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  2. That is an awesome take on the sketch Melanie! Love the colors and your clean design. Perfectly created! :)

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