Monday, April 28, 2014

Challenge #70 - Top Three Winners

Wow!  Our monochromatic black and grey color challenge was a real hit among our challenge participants!  We had a lot of super entries which made our top honors voting difficult for the design team.  But we've made the following choices, listed here in order of entry into the challenge:



 


Congratulations to our winners!  You may pick up your badge below:


Thanks again to everyone who participated in last week's challenge.  If you haven't played along in our sketch challenge yet this week, we hope you'll find time to join us! You have until 6:00 p.m. GMT/1:00 p.m. EST Wednesday, April 30 to link your card to the challenge post. We'd love to see your artwork!

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Challenge #71 - Sketch

Greetings inky friends! Thank you so much to all who participated in our last challenge - it is such a wonderful feeling seeing so many play along! This last week of April we have another sketch challenge for you.


Deadline: Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 18.00 GMT

Feel free to flip or rotate the sketch when creating your card.

Here is some inspiration from the design team to get your creative juices flowing:


~taking a break~








Now it's your turn! You have until 18:00 GMT Wednesday, April 30, to share your artwork with us. We'd love to see what you create!

Please remember our challenge rules:
  • You must create a Clean and Simple styled card - sorry, but no scrapbook pages, tags, 3D projects, etc.
  • You must use stamping on your card.
  • Submit your entry using the linky tool provided below.
  • Do not link up your whole blog, only the specific post that includes your submission.
  • Please include a link to this challenge blog in your post.
  • Your card should be new - do not link to a card that is older than this post.
  • You are free to upload to any other challenges.
  • You may enter this challenge as many times as you'd like - as long as each entry is new.
  • To help us comment on your creation, please turn off word verification.

Deadline: Wednesday, April 30, 18.00 GMT


Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Challenge #69 - Top Three Winners

Hello again!  It's time for us to announce our top three winners for our Sketch Challenge #69.  In order of entry into the challenge, we congratulate...




 


Please join me in giving a round of applause to our winners!  Ladies, here is your winners' badge:


There is still time to participate in this week's color challenge!  You have until 6:00 p.m. GMT/1:00 p.m. EDT to link your card.  We hope you'll join us!

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Challenge #70 - Colours

Welcome back to another edition of CAS Colours & Sketches! This week is brought to you by the color black - and its shades of gray!


Deadline: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 18.00 GMT

While we've indicated the colours using Stampin' Up names, you do not have to use Stampin' Up products for your cards. Please do use colours that are close.  You may also use white or ivory on your card.  However, in order to be considered for our weekly Top Three winners, you must not use any other colours. 

Here is some inspiration from the design team to get your creative juices flowing:


~taking a break~








Now it's your turn! You have until 18:00 GMT Wednesday, April 23, to share your artwork with us. We'd love to see what you create!

Please remember our challenge rules:
  • You must create a Clean and Simple styled card - sorry, but no scrapbook pages, tags, 3D projects, etc.
  • You must use stamping on your card.
  • Submit your entry using the linky tool provided below.
  • Do not link up your whole blog, only the specific post that includes your submission.
  • Please include a link to this challenge blog in your post.
  • Your card should be new - do not link to a card that is older than this post.
  • You are free to upload to any other challenges.
  • You may enter this challenge as many times as you'd like - as long as each entry is new.
  • To help us comment on your creation, please turn off word verification.

Deadline: Wednesday, April 23, 18.00 GMT


Monday, April 14, 2014

Challenge #68 - Top Three Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in last week's color challenge!  We had a lot of beautiful entries!  The Design Team has chosen the following as our Top Three favorites (listed in order of entry into the challenge):

 




 Sue
 


 Congratulations, ladies! You may collect your winner's badge below:



If you haven't played along with us yet this week, there is still time to join in our current sketch challenge.  You have until 6:00 p.m. GMT/1:00 p.m. EST Wednesday, April 16 to link your card to the challenge post. We'd love to have you join us! 

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Challenge #69 - Sketch

Welcome back to another week at CAS Colours & Sketches! This week we have a super sketch!


Deadline: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 18.00 GMT

Feel free to flip or rotate the sketch when creating your card.

Here is some inspiration from the design team to get your creative juices flowing:


~taking a break~









Now it's your turn! You have until 18:00 GMT Wednesday, April 16, to share your artwork with us. We'd love to see what you create!

Please remember our challenge rules:
  • You must create a Clean and Simple styled card - sorry, but no scrapbook pages, tags, 3D projects, etc.
  • You must use stamping on your card.
  • Submit your entry using the linky tool provided below.
  • Do not link up your whole blog, only the specific post that includes your submission.
  • Please include a link to this challenge blog in your post.
  • Your card should be new - do not link to a card that is older than this post.
  • You are free to upload to any other challenges.
  • You may enter this challenge as many times as you'd like - as long as each entry is new.
  • To help us comment on your creation, please turn off word verification.

Deadline: Wednesday, April 16, 18.00 GMT


Monday, April 07, 2014

Winners Challenge #67

Hello, it's Louise here with my final duty as hostess for March - to post the winners from the sketch challenge.Thank you to everyone who participated last week. We loved what you did with the sketch, keeping it clean and simple and as ever it was a hard job to select the top three, but we did and here are our winners. In numerical order we have





Awesome job, ladies! You may collect your winner's badge below:




If you haven't played along with us yet this week, there is still time to join in our current challenge: You have until 6:00 p.m. GMT/1:00 p.m. EST Wednesday,9thApril to link your card to the challenge post. We'd love to have you join us!

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Challenge #68 - Colours

Happy new month! And a new month brings us a new hostess. This month we have the lovely Jacqueline! And first up we have some soft spring colors:


Deadline: Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 18.00 GMT

While we've indicated the colours using Stampin'Up names, you do not have to use Stampin'Up products for your cards. Please do use colours that are close.

Here is some inspiration from the design team to get your creative juices flowing:








Louise
 



Now it's your turn! You have until 18:00 GMT Wednesday, April 9 to share your artwork with us. We'd love to see what you create!

Please remember our challenge rules:
  • You must create a Clean and Simple styled card - sorry, but no scrapbook pages, tags, 3D projects, etc.
  • You must use stamping on your card.
  • Submit your entry using the linky tool provided below.
  • Do not link up your whole blog, only the specific post that includes your submission.
  • Please include a link to this challenge blog in your post.
  • Your card should be new - do not link to a card that is older than this post.
  • You are free to upload to any other challenges.
  • You may enter this challenge as many times as you'd like - as long as each entry is new.
  • To help us comment on your creation, please turn off word verification.

Deadline: Wednesday, April 9, 18.00 GMT


Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Winners Challenge #66

Thank you to everyone who participated in last week's Colour challenge! We loved what you did with the colours, keeping it clean and simple. As stated in the challenge we can only accept cards using just the three colours plus neutrals for our Top Three picks so the Design Team has chosen the following (in no particular order) as our Top Three favorites:






Awesome job, ladies! You may collect your winner's badge below:




If you haven't played along with us yet this week, there is still time to join in our current challenge: You have until 6:00 p.m. GMT/1:00 p.m. EST Wednesday, 2nd April to link your card to the challenge post. We'd love to have you join us!