Thursday, January 30, 2014

CAS-ual Fridays Challenge: Over the Edge

Just what do we mean by that?
CFC127: Create a Clean And Simple project with some sort of element that extends past the edge.
Sound like fun? The challenge will remain open until noon on Wednesday Feb 12th.

I have been starting to sell some of my cards in a local floral shop and I need to replenish my supply there especially with Valenine's Day coming fast.  Valentine's Day is one of the biggest days to send flowers.....and you need a card, right?  :)

I've used a fantastic NEW cling stamp called Drawn Heart Background from the Simon Says Stamp Valentine Release.  You can find all the new goodies HERE.  I started by swiping my stamp with Lipstick Red Ink (from Simon Says) and laying a piece of Lipstick Red Cardstock over the stamp to allow the ink to transfer.  I didn't care if it was perfect or had great coverage.....that's the beauty of it!  I added this panel slightly left of center leaving a small white strip on the right.  Now for my "over the edge" element.  A speech bubble was die cut using the Talk Bubble Dies and then stamped using a coordinating stamp from the set called For the Record.  The sentiment was stamped using Black Ink and a small enamel heart was layered over the top of the stamped heart for some dimension!


My element does not make my card bigger than a traditional A2 size........I've just started with a smaller card base!

This week's winner will receive the stamp or Fri-Die set of their choice from.......

Thanks so much for sharing a part of your day with me!!

{crazy about you}
All supplies can be found at Simon Says Stamp!
Stamps:  For the Record, Drawn Heart Background (SSS)
Paper:  Lipstick Red, White (SSS)
Ink:  Lipstick Red, Black (SSS)
Dies:  Talk Bubbles Set (SSS)
Misc:  Enamel Heart (MME), Foam Adhesive


Lynn said...

Love this Amy...the shiny heart is perfection!

Julia Aston said...

What a bright bold card!

Shelly said...

Love, love, love! Simply, perfect!

Chrissy Larson said...

Love the background and that little bubble off the edge is SO cute!

Being Mrs Miles said...

Hi Amy,

sigh - I'm always amazed when someone creates such a simple and yet powerful card!!!


Laura Davis said...

This card is perfection!

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