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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

CAS challenge on new DT

Hello friends,
I am very excited to be invited to join the DT on  Let's Craft and Create. I must admit when I heard that my first challenge was CAS, I almost did an about turn. You must understand CAS is not my strong point. I don't think I have entered more than a handful of CAS challenges, as I always feel so 'intimidated' by that empty card. Well I had committed and had no choice, so this is what I came up with. When once I had sort of decided what to do it went quite quickly, but then......I had to stop and not add more  and more.



I embossed the bottom half of the card with a CB folder, and embossed the design with white embossing powder,
Stamped the sentiment onto a label
 A ribbon with pearls to finish

Well this was my first card for this challenge, and I will be quite honest in saying I am looking forward to the next challenge. The other members of the DT have made some lovely cards, so please go and have a look and leave them some love.

I will enter this into the following challenges:
Make it Monday...Anything goes
Bunny Zoe's Crafts challenge...October challenge...Ribbon
Created with Love challenge #64...Anything goes
The Paper Nest Dolls challenge #16...Anything goes
Paper Creator's Crafts #16...Pink or blue
Addicted to Stamps and More...Clean and Simple
Lady Anne's Stamp challenge #12, must stamp anything goes
Stampin Royalty #200...Anything goes

Have a great week, it is downhill from here. Take care and see you soon.
 
Love Ursula

18 comments:

Hannelie said...

Dis pragtig Ursula!
Welgedaan!
Mooi dag vir jou!

Lady Bug Stampers said...

Ursula it is beautiful. I have a hard time with them too but yours turned out fantastic. Keep up the good work.
Linda K.

craftin-dawn said...

Great CAS card! Thanks for joining us this week at Created With Love Challenges for our ANYTHING GOES Challenge!
DawnD

Loz said...

Beautiful CAS card Ursula. I saw this on MIM..Loz

Mandy said...

Your card is lovely Ursula,and it's so nice to have you join our team at LCC.

xx

Teresa Arsenault said...

Well, it turned out beautiful, Ursula. I love how the flourish emulates the embossing.

Chris Hanselman said...

Love the CAS feel of the card. Nice embossing. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes Challenge at Created With Love Challenges

~~Chris

Ginny B. said...

Ursula, your card is simply elegant. Love the beautiful embossing...

Saw your lovely creation on MIM. Very nice work. :o)

sandie said...

well you did a great job with your CAS card-I love the embossing and congrats on your new DT. Thanks for sharing this with us at ATSM X

Deborah Frings said...

This is so elegant, beautifully clean and simple. Thanks so much for playing along with ASM this week!

Karen M said...

Thank you for your lovely comments. Your card is lovely and I wish you all the best in your new role as DT member x

lalkygirl said...

Congrats on your new DT post....
Well this CAS card is just fab...these cards intimidate me too but you have made a very elegant CAS design
Thanks for joining us at MIM and good luck
Tracey x

Stamping With Bibiana said...

congrats on your DT...ME TOO I can not do many CAS...that is a real challenge for me...bibiana

Za ovinkom said...

Hi Ursula! Love your CAS card. Love embossed bottom and sentiment. Thank you for joining our Anything goes challenge at The Paper Nest Dolls.
Jasmina DT PND

Elizabeth Hart said...

I love the look of just embossing the bottom of the card - very pretty. Thanks so much for joining us this month at the lady Anne's Stamp Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

Elsea Designs said...

Great classy colour combo card Ursula, and welcome to the DT over at LCC.
Lorry :o) xx

Vicky said...

Welcome to our design team Ursula. Fabulous card, love the design. :)x

Crafteezee said...

Very elegant CAS card. Thanks for joining us at BunnyZoe.
Hugs Tracy x