Thursday, June 30, 2016

CASEing The Catty Again

Hi!


I had an unexpectedly free day today, so I decided to sneak in an extra entry in the current CASEing the Catty challenge. This week they are challenging us to make a card from the Love and Sympathy section of the Annual Catalogue.



I hadn't yet had a play with my Weather bundle, so I decided I'd CASE the card on the far left on page 55. I kept most elements pretty much the same, with a few little changes. I changed the blues to Melon Mambo (despite the cardstock looking more like Watermelon Wonder!). I also switched the rhinestones for clear sequins, and added an extra layer to the card.




By far, the biggest change I made was to make the umbrella 3D. It was easy to do - I just stamped and cut four umbrellas, then folded three in half and glued them together and finally glued them to the fourth umbrella. Done!




I had cut an umbrella like on the card I CASEd before I changed my mind. I really dislike waste, so it was put to use on the inside of my card with a few clouds stamped behind it. I probably should have stamped the handle in a different colour on the inside  - I will know for next time!


http://caseingthecatty.blogspot.com.au/2016/06/ctc81-birthdays.html


I had fun with my two CASEing The Catty cards this month, especially because today's was the result of unexpected time to create.


Bye for now,


Tina

5 comments:

  1. Thanks Tina for creating again this week. I like that you have made a matching insert to the card with your leftover images, and a great colour combination.

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  2. Love your cheery 3D red umbrella. A great take on the original design.

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  3. I love your 3D umbrella and cloud cut outs, Tina. Such a cute card! Thanks for joining us at CTC this month.

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  4. Gorgeous Tina, love the extra detail with the umbrella. Thanks for joining us at CTC

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  5. How cute!! And the extra umbrella on the inside - bonus!! I love the clear sequins too - they look really great on your card. So glad you joined in the fun at Caseing the Catty

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