Monday, May 10, 2010

CAS66

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I am soooooo far behind in everything today….I feel like I cannot get anything accomplished! I did manage to stamp a few CAS Father’s Day cards, but still need to put some poems or sentiments or something inside. These will be for my Curves basket; the ladies really seem to like cards that are NOT blank on the inside, so I have to step it up a bit! Both cards use the CAS 66 sketch challenge on SCS today. My first one uses a set from H&M stamps, and I made a little “scene” by stamping and masking my images:

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I realize that the Copics I used on this one don’t exactly match my SU DP!! Oh well! The next one uses a cabin scene from Stampscapes:

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This was a fast card, but it looked a bit plain….but once I sponged on the Bashful Blue around the sky and lake, it looked better….tied it into the DP as well. I don’t like masculine cards to be too fussy, so I just added a little bit of linen thread on this one.

I also wanted to show you some more cards I received lately. This Easter beauty is from my friend Athena and her family:

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And a clever punch-out owl card from Kathy:

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And I was blessed by winning the Crafty Secrets Papercraft Planet blog candy, from Diane and Jan!!! Diane made my beautiful card, and decorated the gift tins; Jan sent some 3D shadowbox frames like the one I did here. THANK YOU SO MUCH, ladies!!!

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As always, if you have any questions about anything I’ve used in my creations, just send me an email! Thanks for visiting and have a wonderful day! Now I need to go CLEAN UP my stamp room! Edited to add: the vellum diecut on Diane's card is the Shapeabilities Lotus Pendant!

10 comments:

  1. The bottom card! WOW! How did you do the vellum die cut background piece?

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  2. Too cute! Love the fishing boots! I'm in a funk. DH is in countdown mode for departure on Wednesday and I can't get creatively motivated. Hopefully tonight! ~chris

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  3. Wow LeAnne, these are beautiful cards. I love the cabin, that is a beautiful stamp and you really colored it in well. I love the cross underneath the vellum too. Really nice touches. Thanks for sharing the stuff I sent. Take care, ~Diane

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  4. Love your Father's Day cards with your copic work...fabulous! :)

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  5. I sure do like that cabin image-great card. I have their site bookmarked but haven't ordered yet-thanks for sharing.

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  6. Wow, these are GREAT guy cards! I really love the first one!

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  7. Fabulous masculine cards, with just the right amount of embellishment for the guys!

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  8. Great eye candy, LeAnne! You totally rocked the sketch challenge, too!

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  9. These are awesome. My favorite is the one with the boots....so sweet!

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  10. Great father's day cards and I love them both! Your RAKS and prizes are lovely, and the more I see that lotus diecut, the more I think I must have it :)

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