Tuesday, September 20, 2016

FRAME-ing Up for a Good Week at CASology

CASology is back this week with a challenge cue card that is sure to bring 
you lots of ideas and plenty of ways to craft them! 




I thought of picture frames, my frame dies, getting framed (setup lol), a frame of a movie...then I remembered my Simon Says Stamp Old School Sunglasses dies! I die cut them and coated them with a few layers of Ranger Ink Verdigris embossing powder. I love the marbled/speckled look of this EP. 

I foiled the center of the sunglasses to make them shiny and reflective and inlaid them back into the sunglasses. I wanted a cool and funky "landing pad" for my image and sentiment, so I splashed some Heidi Swapp Reactive Mist on the card and foiled it too...oooh la la!

I stamped the sentiment from Honey Bee Stamps twice in Jet Black Archival Ink since I was trying to stamp onto foil. Thank goodness I used my MISTI because I had to stamp it twice to get a good, dark, crisp impression :)

You've got to swing by the DT blogs and check out how they framed up the cue card!

Deidre Payne (that’s me)

Guest Designer:  Ohhh Snap!

Wonderful sponsor of the week: STAMPlorations 
                                           

Don't forget you can follow my creations on Instagram:


I'm also playing along at CAS Mix Up Card Challenge: stamping + marbling + your choice (foiling) and Retro Sketches RS#232 (I rotated the sketch)

I can't wait to see what you create and post in our gallery this week! Thanks
for stopping by and have a wonderful Tuesday!

xoxo Deidre



13 comments:

  1. To say that it's amazing... would be an understatement :) incredibly creative and artsy :)

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  2. LOVE your design Deidre ... so creative and FUN!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS Mix Up!

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  3. What a cool way to add a frame to your card, Deidre! Love all that gold! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at CAS Mix Up!

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  4. I love your fun card, the sun glasses are so cool as a frame.

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  5. Fabulous! I'd love some glasses like that!!

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  6. Very cool glasses. I did not even think of that definition of frame. Love the verdigris embossing.

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  7. Beautiful and creative freestyle glasses card. TFS and joining us at CAS Mix Up. Hugs, Nancy

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  8. Soooo cool and artsy, Deidre!! You've inspired me to pull out my speckled EP! Love that grainy texture against that rich gold!

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  9. Hey Deidre!! I love your card. That gold is fantastic!! Nicely done.

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  10. Soooooooooooooooooooooooo smart Deidre using the glasses!

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