Happy Sunday everyone!
That must mean it’s time for yet another fantastic CASEing the Catty Sunday Blog Hop. To get you inspired to create and stamp this week, we are concentrating on pages 46 – 49 from the Occasions Catalogue.
As usual, there are lots of lovely samples to choose to CASE – but considering I have barely inked up my Nailed It Set, I knew straight away it was the bundle I was going to play with. It’s a fantastic set to make some great projects for that handy man or woman in your life! But remember – you don’t have to have the stamp sets to play along in these challenges – just let the pages inspire you to create with what you have.
I took inspiration this week directly from the picture above. Not the cards – but the peg board itself! This set lends itself to creating a great peg board display, especially when teamed with the coordinating DSP.
And perhaps one more card, just because I can! Lol
Told you the paper makes this suite super easy to create with!
Now, as I’m the one with the tool kit in my house, I feel I need to make myself one in more ‘feminine’ colours!
Don’t forget to play along with the challenge. Simply create your project and upload to the relevant Facebook Album in the CASEing the Catty Sunday Challenge Page (it’s the album with the matching picture at the top of the post). You can find the Group HERE.
Now it’s time to hop over to the amazing Simone Bartrum to see what she has created this week!
There is just under 2 weeks left to enjoy all the Saleabration Freebies! Make sure you don’t miss out!
Welcome everyone. I hope you are enjoying your long weekend in Victoria!
It’s time again for another CASEing the Catty Challenge! This week we are CASEing anything in the saleabration catalogue from pages 16 – 19! Remember when we CASE we don’t need the exact sets as displayed – you can take inspiration from the colours, layouts, stamps or images 🙂
You may have come from Elizabeth’s blog or be starting right here! Once you have popped around the all the blog posts, don’t forget to play along and upload your creation to our Facebook Page – no blog post necessary!
I’m taking my inspiration today from the image on page 18 of the catalogue – The pink card on the right hand side –
I love the sentiments in the designer tee stamp set and the little t-shirt framelits!
I had to change the colours up a bit as I have just received my FREE Glimmer Paper Assortment Packs (no, I couldn’t just have ONE!) and I wanted to use some of that glimmer! It is SUPER sparkly!
You all know I love a bit of watercoloring and I gave my t-shirt a bit of extra love to make it smooth and shiny, by pressing it into my versamark ink pad and then sprinkle with clear embossing powder. Do it a couple of times for a smooth, glossy finish!
I used the same method to create these gorgeous dangles for my Product Play Day at the release of the Occasions Catalogue in January – only for these ones I heat embossed a back and front and adhered them together to make it super strong! Mine hangs on my scissors 🙂
If you love Designer Tee, you had better be quick! You can choose it for FREE with any $90 order but there’s only 19 days of Salebration left to get yours! Don’t delay – supplies are only whilst they last!
I hope you enjoyed my projects – now it’s time to hop on over to the lovely Rachel to see what she has created this week!
Don’t forget to play along and add you pic to the album on our Facebook Page!
Hi everyone. Welcome back to another week of CASEing the Catty.
I do hope you are enjoying the projects of the crew and being inspired to create. You may have come straight here today, or popped over from Kathryn’s blog. Either way, I hope you hop around and see all the lovely projects and then play along!
This week we are using images from pages 20 – 31 of the Occasions Catalogue to create our projects.
This was a tough week because there is just so much goodness to choose from in those pages! I loved so much of it, but what caught my eye the most was that clock with the Oh so Succulent Suite. Now I don’t have that suite (yet…) but I have a frame that I have been wanting to create for oh so long!
I was initially inspired by a picture I saw from Debbie Blake at www.nutshellcreations.com – I used the same frame, but I wanted to use the Project Life cards to make an inspirational frame full of quotes to encourage me each day!
Now its very tricky to get a good picture of how good this frame looks with a little bit of decorating using the Botanical Builder Framelit Dies, but it sits on my wall directly opposite to wear I create and I really do read it every day. I’m so excited to have finally finished it for this weeks CASEing the Catty Challenge. Although just secretly…I think I may add a few more bits and pieces over time!
The phrases on the Hello Lovely Project Life Collection was absolutely perfect for this project!
Well, it’s time to hop over to the lovely Simone Bartrum to see what she has created this week.
And don’t forget to play along too by joining our Challenge Page on Facebook
It’s Sunday night, so that means it’s time for another CASEing the Catty Blog Hop!
Have you been joining in the fun on our new Facebook Group. Its as simple as uploading your project to the correct album on the Group! You may have come from the lovely Julia Quinn tonight, or be starting right here! Take a look around and see what has inspired us this week!
Our challenge for this week is to CASE (Copy and Share Everything) anything we like from pages 8 – 11 of the Saleabration Catalogue! Remember – you don’t need the particular stamp set – you could be inspired by the colours, layout, backgrounds, absolutely anything on the projects!
This week I thought it was time to pull out my Delicate Details Stamp Set. It hadn’t seen ink yet, which is a shame, because it’s a lovely set. I took inspiration from the card on the left on Page 9 of the Saleabration Catalogue…
I really wanted to ink up those layers just like that card. It’s quite easy to do – just line up all your stamps and place your block on top to attach them, and stamp in one image.
I wanted to try this background with gold heat embossing….so thats what I did!
That gold really pops off the card and it looks so elegant!
And the best bit – this stamp set is totally FREE and yours to choose when you spend $90 during Saleabration! Who doesn’t love a freebie!
Now its time to continue to the wonderful Judy May to see what she has in store for you! Just click the image below.
I have some very exciting news to share with you all! I have been invited to join the team over at CASEing the Catty! Its a weekly blog hop, where every Sunday Night the team CASE different sections of the catty to inspire your creativity! It’s loads of fun….and you can play along too!
This week is all about CASEing the Party Animal Section from pages 4-7 of the New Occasions Catalogue! (Have you seen it yet? It’s spectacular!)
I absolutely love the Cake Crazy Stamp Set on Page 7 and I needed a female birthday card, so I took inspiration from the card on the left. I love the way it stacks!
My order hasn’t arrived yet with this lovely set, so I improvised using the new Birthday Bright Set available in the Occasions Catalogue on Page 13, to create my very own cake stack card. Its quite easy to do with the photopolymer stamps – but if you are not confident you can always use the stamp-a-ma-jig!
I did add a little bit of sparkle by using the Gold embossing powder instead of the white and I was pleasantly surprised at how well this stamp set ‘stacks’!
And seeing as I have been taking a break and was keen to get creative again, I decided to make another card using the same set, but this time I used the base of the centre card below for inspiration.
I thought the little banner pieces in the set would be prefect to create a focal point on my card. I simply lined them all up on a single block and stamped away before applying my white embossing powder!
And let me tell you – that white ribbon in the new Occasions Catty is fast becoming a favourite of mine! It’s the perfect size for card makers!
I hope this has given you some inspiration for creating! You can now hop over to Jackie’s blog to see what she has created for you all!
Don’t forget you can play along too by using the link tool below or by joining our BRAND NEW Facebook group – CASEing the Catty Sunday Challenge – where you can play along by adding your photo to the related challenge album.
I’m really looking forward to being a member of the Caseing the Catty to help inspire you all!