Hello hello!  I hope the month of March has gotten off to a good start for you.  As usual at CAS Colours & Sketches, we start off the month with a color challenge.

I’m working on some Mother’s Day cards to include in my next shipment for Send a Smile 4 Kids, so that’s how I chose the theme for today’s card.  I have to confess that I struggled with this color combo for a while before finally deciding to go floral with it.  I inked up the background stamp with the yellow ink and then went around the edges of the stamp with my green ink pad to get a two-tone effect.  The white cardstock has some subtle linen texture, but it doesn’t show well in the photo.

CASCAS262

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Be sure to stop by the CAS Colours & Sketches blog to see what the rest of the Design Team has created, and to give a warm welcome to our Guest Designer for the month of March!  Then make your own card using the challenge colors and share it via the linky tool by 6:00 p.m. Eastern time Monday, March 12.  We’d love to have you join us!

Supplies:
Stamps: The Art of Life (Stampin’ Up); It’s Good to be Queen (Lizzie Anne Designs)
Cardstock: Fresh Fig, Lemon Lime Twist (SU); Solar White Classic Linen (Neenah)
Ink: Crushed Curry, Fresh Fig, Lemon Lime Twist (SU)

6 Responses to “CAS Colours & Sketches #262”

  1. CAS perfection and I simply LOVE your choice of stamps and sentiment. Wonderful and inspiring use of the colours. Hugs Bev x

  2. Oh, I love that stamp set – the texture block is so wonderful. Awesome job with the colors!

  3. Inking around the edges on the background stamp really works well for the image. Terrific way to use the colors. Very pretty card – I love it!

  4. Perfect CAS card, great use of the colors.

  5. Love that tall rectangular panel and the flower on top, Patricia!! Gorgeous card!

  6. Love that you combined the two colours for the panel. Fabulous CAS card. x

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