Hi there!  It’s the fifth Thursday of March, and that means it’s time for a double challenge at CAS Colours & Sketches!  “Double challenge” means that we provide the sketch and the colors for you to use for your clean and simple styled card.  It’s not as difficult as it might sound!

Jane has given us a nice, bright color scheme and a simple, straightforward sketch to work with.  I’ve used a cute little butterfly for the image and paired it with a happy sentiment.  The butterfly was colored with my Copic markers.  To give a little extra visual interest to the blue strip, I stamped it with a background stamp.  I chose to mat the butterfly and sentiment panels just to make the chocolate brown color more prominent.  I think it’ll be a cute card to add to the ones I’m stockpiling to donate to Send a Smile 4 Kids.  This week is “Make Your Mark” challenge week at Addicted to Stamps and More, so I’m going to enter this card into that challenge.

CASCAS167

double 167

Be sure to check out what the rest of the CC&S Design Team has made.  Then get your craft on and link your own card to our challenge post!  You have until 7:00 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, April 6 to share your card with us.  We’d love to see what you can do with our challenge!

Supplies:
Stamps: Somebuggy Loves You, Thoughtful Rhubarb (Sweet ‘n Sassy Stamps); Sanded (Stampin’ Up)
Cardstock: Daffodil Delight, Pacific Point, Chocolate Chip (SU); Pure Luxury White (Gina K. Designs)
Ink: Pacific Point, Chocolate Chip (SU)
Other: markers (Copic)

8 Responses to “CAS Colours & Sketches #167”

  1. Such an adorably cute face on the butterfly and totally matched by that fabulous sentiment! I see you had no trouble with the double!

  2. Such a cute butterfly and beautiful colouring! I love the bright yellow background and the detail on the Pacific Point strip. It’s a lovely use of the double :) Caro x

  3. Wonderful card! I love your coloring of the butterfly!

  4. So beautifully cute and cheery. Love how you used the colours and sketch. Hugs Bev x

  5. The butterfly is adorable – and very skillfully coloured – and I love the texture on your pacific point strip. Really fun card. Liz x

  6. I likethatyou made the yellow your base card, it makes such a happy card, especially with that smiling butterfly
    Louise xx

  7. You’re smiling, the butterfly is smiling and so will the recipient of this darling card. Thanks for sharing it at ATSM this week.

  8. That little butterfly is an absolute cutie and I love the way you coloured him in. Gorgeous use of the colour combo too with your cardstock. Very glad you shared this with us at ATSM this week!!

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