Monday, February 9, 2015

Blue Stash

Hello readers,

Today I am entering one card in three challenges. I got the inspiration for this card from my husband who just shaved his beard down to very short beard.  I feel so sorry for him but at the same time he looks sooooo much better...

The cards ombre effect with shades of blue were inspired by the Colour Me: Monochromatic (CMCC#57)  color challenge. By its nature blue is a very relaxing color and what better challenge to enter then CardZ 4 Guys #56 Kick back and Relax and the topping on the cake is the CAS(E) this sketch (CTS#109) !! I took this sketch quite literally, which I usually don't do with sketch challenges. In this case it had to be done.. Well here it is!! I hope you like it..  
Didn't have a stamp for 'that stash' so I
ran it through the printer on sticker paper by Avery

Card size: 4.25" x 5"

Close up of the 'stash' and the gradation of the word 'relax'

Figure ground reversal which worked out very well!

These are the amazing challenges I am entering. Please check them out you will not be disappointed!!

          Cardz 4 Guyz

I have a sick 9 year old reading quietly so I should go and be mom.. I  hope everyone has a great day!!

All the best,
Shawna

9 comments:

Cazro said...

Fabulous, I love your CAS design along with the CASE sketch. The graduating of the colours on RELAX is so clever. A brilliant card. Thanks for sharing this with us at Cardz 4 Guyz. Good luck. Caz

Jane Willis said...

What a fun, striking card, love it! Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz
Jane

Julie B said...

A fab CAS card, love it, especially the ombre on the relax.
Thanks for the kind words bout the challenge over at Cardz4Guyz and for joining us this week. :)

Kimbo said...

Love the ombre effect on the panel and the letters - very clever

Thanks for playing along at Cardz 4 Guyz and hope to see you again soon x

Helen said...

A great CAS card - love it.

Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz.

Helen x

Tanja said...

great take on the challenges - thanks for playing with us at Colour me...! this week

aufspapiergebracht said...

What a great card - really love it!
Greetings from Germany Elisabeth

Hannelie said...

Great use of the sketch!
Thanks for joining us at CAS(E) this sketch!

Leigh Penner said...

Oh, how fun! Perfect take on the sketch!

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