Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Seize the Sketch meets CAS-ual Friday = Sweet Friends.

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Last Saturday a couple crafty friends came over to craft {Katie, Kimberly & Novell}.  Good News, in 4.5 hours time I managed to crank out 2 cards!  Each time I hope to increase that number!

Here's one of the cards I worked on.  I used the MME Lost & Found 3 collection:


I combined it with the CAS-ual Fridays set, Beanstalks.  I love the combo of fonts!  Can you see the 3 clear sequins that I added to the Lawn Fawn Journal card die cut?  Those are from Katie {Thanks Katie!}.


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I did a very clean & simple version of the sketch.  I changed the circle to a rectangle and then ended up combining the flag within the journal card by stamping the sentiment....you see it, right?

There's still time to play along with



You have until noon eastern March 21st!

Monochromatic panels with some pattern = kinda CAS
Okay, not really, but I did use shades of gray!

The CAS-ual Fridays set, Beanstalks is such a great versatile set:



Have a great day!


24 comments:

  1. Yay! For time with friends!! I loveeeeeeeeee this!! LOVING the colors!!!!!!

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  2. oooooooooooooooh! lucky you! crafty playdate AND amazing cards to show for it!!!!!!!! ♥♥♥ (ps: YES, i see the sequins and they soooo totally ROCK!) :)

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  3. Wowsers Amy, such a such card! Glad you had fun with the girls!

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  4. sooo petty!! sounds like ya had a blast!!!

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  5. This is so beautiful, perfect colors n perfect elements :)

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  6. OMG I super love the paper that you used with the journaling die. The card is SO pretty! What fun you ladies must have when you get together!!!

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  7. Love your card and the mash up of everything! Very pretty and so well put together. Wish I could have 4.5 hours to craft! And with friends too...

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  8. yay for crafty time with friends :) fab card girl :)

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  9. So pretty! Love the mix of papers you used here.

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  10. Love the clean look of your card Amy, and great use of the neutrals!

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  11. Your so lucky, only one of my friends crafts and she lives far away, so she keeps up to date with my creations on my blog. Wonderful card and love the clear sequins!

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  12. How lovely! I think 2 cards is pretty good particularly when you've friends round. I tend to chat and not craft!

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  13. GORGEOUS with those light colors Amy :)

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  14. Oh my gosh that was me today...4.5 hours and 2 cards! Lol! This one is a beauty! I love the CFS sentoment you added!

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  15. This is really beautiful! Love the look of this with the color tones here....stunning!

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  16. Not bad, two cards in 4.5 hours when crafty peeps are over is a huge accomplishment!! I can never concentrate. Love this one too, and that sentiment is one of my favorites.

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  17. Love the clean look! Awesome card!

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  18. Catching up on comments - and this one is most delightful to start with! I have this paper pad - and stare at it often, wondering what to do with it. You've sparked inspiration x 10000!! Gorgeous...absolutely gorgeous!
    c

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Cheers,
~amy~