Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Clean & Simple

What's Up?! Is it nap time yet? I'm thinking it's about nap time. I'm sleepy. Did I tell you we were having Bourbon Salmon from the health food store for supper last night? Yeah, well, that didn't happen. I had a brown paper wrapped package in the frig. When I pulled out the "salmon" last night to cook it, I discovered upon unwrapping it that it was sausage, not salmon. The Salmon was hanging out in the freezer instead. Arghhh.  So.... tonight, it's Bourbon Salmon. I hope. And I know you will all sleep better tonight after hearing that rambling. LOL

Today I am going to show you a card I made for several challenges going on out there in blogland right now. This is my attempt at a CLEAN AND SIMPLE card also known as a CAS card.

Project # 252 of this year

  • A2 size card 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
  • Cuttlebug used to emboss waves at bottom of card. I lightly inked the raised waves with blue chalk ink by Colorbox.
  • CREATE A CRITTER Seahorse p. 42 cut @ 3 1/2"
  • ART PHILOSOPHY Tag p. 50 cut @ 2 1/2"
  • Baker's Twine added to tag
  • Gems added to waves at bottom
  • CARDZ TV STAMPS "Farmyard Funnies" used for stamped sentiment
This is my entry for the following challenges:
CAS-ual Fridays Ch# 55 CAS with Bling (must be clean and simple)
Twisted Tuesday - a touch of purple with baker's twine (purple tag, baker's twine on tag)
My Mum's Craft Shop choose BINGO options (I chose animal image, die cuts, gems)
Papercraft Star #100 Here Comes Summer (Ocean / Beach)
Ruby's Rainbow TAG: Just a tag or a tag on your project (sentiment on tag)

UPDATE:  I made TOP 3 with this card @ Twisted Tuesday Challenges! 
Woo-Hoo!
http://twistedtuesdaychallenges.blogspot.ca/2012/06/its-clear-you-love-to-create.html
Supplies Used: (click links to go shopping!)
Thanks for stopping by! :) Janis

15 comments:

  1. This is such a beautiful card Janis! I love the CAS style :O)

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  2. your CAS-card is so adorable and sweet!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  3. Oh. my. goodness. That is just the cutest seahorse EVER! I have that cartridge, but have never used that cut. Thanks for the inspiration, and thank you so much for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  4. Great CAS card Janis! I have such a hard time going "simple". This is such a cute, cute card -- I need to do more of this :) TFS

    Lucy
    http://www.love2createitall.com

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  5. That is just so cute Janis! I am glad to hear you are finally getting your Bourbon Salmon. It sounds yummy! What a disappointment to open the package last night and find Sausages.

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  6. Very sweet card!
    Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow for our *Tags* Challenge
    hope you will join us again soon
    Hugs Shaz DT x

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  7. This is so cute ... love the sea horse ... many thanks for playing along at Papercraft Star this week

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  8. What a fun card, Janis, such a cute seahorse! So happy you joined us this week for the "Summer" challenge at the Papercraft Star!

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  9. How sweet! You did beautifully with the CAS design, and I love the touch of pink twine to match the seahorse. Thanks for joining us this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  10. What a darling card! I love the placement of the elements! And those three little blue gems just light up the design! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  11. gorgeous card love the CAS look thanks for joining us at MMCS hugs Jill xx

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  12. What an adorable card.Love the clean and simple look.Thanks for joining in with us over at Ruby's Rainbow 'Tag Challenge.'Good luck.Hugs Debbie x

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  13. Adorable card! Thanks for playing along with us over at Twisted Tuesdays! :)

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  14. Just darling! I love that you have your sentiment on a tag. Thanks for playing along this week at Twisted Tuesday Challenges!

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  15. Too stinkin cute! Thanks for playing at Twisted Tuesdays! :)

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