Friday, 15 September 2017

CAS Mix Up September Reminder


There's still time to play!



Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!


Cathy R.
(Guest Designer)

Using stamping, watercolour wash, fussy cutting, stenciling with glass bead glitter gel

Bonnie
(Host)


Using stamping, heat embossing, watercolor, watercolor wash, and splatter

Loll

Using stamping, watercolour wash, and die-cut

Nancy

Using Stamping, Watercolour Wash with Kuretake Gansai Tambi W/C Paints, Die Cuts

Using stamping, watercolour wash, die cutting, and heat embossing.

Using stamping, watercolour wash, wet and dry embossing, sequins and Nuvo Jewel Drops

Joanna
(off this month)



Challenge is open until the 24th.






Friday, 1 September 2017

CAS Mix Up September Challenge

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wash is a term for a visual arts technique resulting in a semi-transparent layer of color. 

Watercolour Wash Videos
Watercolor Wash 3 Ways by LindsayWeirich (12:34)
Easy Watercolor Wash Background by Scraps & Stamps (8:03)
How to Paint Flat Washes Danica Sills (10:09)


Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!


Welcome to our wonderful Guest Designer, Cathy R. (Cathy's Card Spot).
She won the July challenge with this gorgeous card.


Cathy R.
(Guest Designer)

Using watercolour wash, stamping and heat embossing 


Bonnie
(Host)

Using stamping, watercolor wash, heat embossing with emboss resist technique


Using stamping, watercolour wash, and die-cut


Using Stamping, Watercolour Wash with Distress Oxide Inks, Fussy Cutting and Doodling


Using a flat watercolour wash, stamping, and die cutting


Julia

Using watercolour wash, stamping, dry embossing and sequins.


Joanna
(off this month)



Challenge is open until September 24th.




Monday, 28 August 2017

CAS Mix Up August's Monthly Picks


Lots of amazing, colourful cards in the Alcohol Ink gallery.
Thanks to all that played along!

Our Top Pick for August
Sue (Sue's Card Craft)

Sue created a beautiful serene landscape with her alcohol inks and beautiful colors.  Her die cut Deckle framing and white sprigs created a Stunning Clean and Simple design that our entire Design Team Loved!


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




And more Outstanding Designs




Congratulations to Manisha, Christine, Maura, Jenny, Mac,
Hideko, Julie, Bobby, Linda!
Make sure to grab your badge below.



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

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

CAS Mix Up August Reminder


There's still time to play with your Alcohol Inks!
The challenge is open until August 24th midnight (PST)



August - Alcohol Ink videos:
Alcohol Inks, Acetate and Tissue Paper by tjaniga (8:52)
Alcohol Inks with Yupo Paper by Loll Thompson (5:49)
Inlaid Die Cutting with Alcohol Inks by Catherine Pooler (4:47)
Ombre Alcohol Ink Background on Yupo Paper by ScrapTimeVideo  (7:53)
Smooshing with Alcohol Inks by Eclectic Paperie's (2:42)
Alcohol Inks on Acetate by Kerrie (6:24)
Alcohol Inking Technique using Dye Inks by Shari Carroll (5:56)
Stencil Fun with Alcohol Ink and Yupo Paper by TCS..Photo Tutorial
Hand Sanitizer and Alcohol Inks Marbling by Ink Stained Roni Photo Tutorial

Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!


Trina
(Guest Designer)
Using stamping, alcohol ink markers (Copics), heat embossing, die cutting


Nancy
(Host)
Using Stamping, Ranger Alcohol Inks and Inlaid Die Cuts


Bonnie
Using stamping, alcohol ink, die cut, vellum and heat embossing


Loll
Using stamping, alcohol inks, and die-cut


Susan
Using stamping, alcohol inks, die cutting, dry embossing, and foil


Julia
Embossed stamping, Alcohol Inks on Yupo, die cuts, inlaid die cuts, and sequins.


Joanna (on break)