Friday, March 26, 2010

Clearly Inspired Challenge #10

It's Friday, and it's time for the Clearly Inspired Challenge going on over at ClearlyiStamp! This week's challenge is a sketch challenge. I just love sketch challenges! I used some new papers I received last week along with my Tangy Trio set from Clear Dollar Stamps. I had this awesome chipboard piece sitting in my stash just begging to be used, so I covered it in paper and distressed it a bit. I tried the Rock n' Roll technique on my card, but it's not very easily seen in the picture. I don't think the colors I chose were different enough. The pears in my circles were covered with a dimensional glaze to give them some shine. Fun sketch, huh?
CDS Stamps: Tangy Trio
Ink: Certainly Celery, Mellow Moss, Chocolate Chip
Paper: Crate Paper Brook dp, unknown cardstock, Neenah Solar White
Accessories: Curly Label punch, half back pearls, sponge, dimensional glaze, chocolate ribbon

Here are the general rules of the challenge:

  • These challenges will occur every other Friday
  • You have until the following Thursday to link your project using Mr. Linky
  • Challenges will vary each and every time
  • Your work is important so there will be 5 Inspirational Cards/Projects chosen to be featured here
  • Use CDstamps if you have them... IF NOT PLEASE PLAY ANYWAY... use what you have!
  • A PRIZE (your choice of stamp set) will be awarded to a randomly chosen winner
  • If you upload to Splitcoast Stampers or another online gallery please use CIC10 as one of your keywords

  • Now let's see what you've got!

    13 comments:

    1. This looks terrific Cassie. I can see the variation in color and the rock and roll was a great idea. It gives your image depth that looks neat.. This is such pretty paper.. I have not seen that before.. Have a great weekend..:)

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    2. What a perfect chipboard piece!! It adds such dimension! Great card!!!!

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    3. Totally beautiful card Cassie!!!! I love the colors and those pears are perfect!!!! Great work on that chipboard piece too!!! Fabulous!!!

      Linda

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    4. This is beautiful, Cassie...the color combo is sooo pretty and I love the little pears!!! Great paper in the background, too!!!

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    5. I love it Cassie! I love the chipboard you chose, it is perfect!
      You have inspired me to get in the craft room and get to work! You did a great job with the dp, colors, and your choice of stamps!

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    6. I REALLY love the colors on this card!

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    7. I just love your blog. Your designs are so original and intriquing. I really have enjoyed visiting and reading your blog and seeing your talents.
      Thanks.
      Susan
      http://amazingcouponanddiscountdeals.blogspot.com

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    8. Gorgeous Cassie. I love the chipboard window you created for each of your shiny pears....awesome!

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    9. I love the color combo you used for this card!!

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    10. Great job with the sketch Cassie... love the technique and the paper choices.

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    11. Oh Cass, your card is just wonderful. I love the windows, love the dp and colors. Oh Nicely done gf.

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    12. oooh! I love this card! Every detail is awsome, and the color combo is pretty too...

      Hugs, Ree

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    Thanks for stopping by and taking the time to comment. I always appreciate your sweet words :)