Friday, February 16, 2018

Stampin' Up! Only Challenge 194: Case a Card

Once again a challenge has encouraged me to take a closer look at designs and create a card that I otherwise would have surely missed out on making.

In today's challenge over at Stampin' Up! Only Challenges we are encouraged to CASE (Copy And Share with Everyone) a card from one of the three current SU! catalogs.

I noticed on page 150 of the annual catalog that the set "Sheltering Tree" is done with embossed white, not green, leaves. I thought that was a really cool idea, so that's what I did. I left out some of the other elements there so the tree would be the focal point.

My supply list is:

*Pool Party Reinker
*Marina Mist Reinker
*Soft Sky Reinker
*Pear Pizzaz Reinker
*Soft Suede Ink
*Pear Pizzaz Ink
*White Embossing Powder
Versa Mark Ink
*Watercolor Paper
*Marina Mist Card Stock

Theirs is on a bag, but a card was real easy to make too. I love how the embossing looks. (Why didn't I think of that!?)

I'll have to look through the catalogs more closely to find other cards that I can case. I feel like I've been missing so much!

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and have a blessed day!

10 comments:

  1. Oh, I love the leaves with white! Looks like a beautiful spring flowering tree :-) Thanks for sharing with us at SUO Challenges! Hugs and we hope you can play along again with us soon!

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  2. Those leaves look so 3D! I love it! Looking forward to seeing those flowering trees around here (although my allergies won't!) Thanks for playing along with the SUO Challenge this time!

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  3. Stunning card - the white embossing looks awesome and is such a great way to get a few more looks from the tree!! Great CASE of the Stampin' Up! catalogues. So glad you joined the fun at SUO Challenges!!

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    1. Thank you very much Julia! You’re right about getting different looks from the tree. I am so grateful for challenges that stretch my cardmaking ideas. Thanks for doing that this week!

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  4. Oh this is just so DELIGHTFUL! LOVE how your blossoms look so real! Thanks for joining our SUO challenge!

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  5. This card gives me the feel and HOPE of SPRING after a long hard winter...I LOVE it!!! Thanks for playing along in the SUO challenges this time!!~~~

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