Sunday, 18 August 2019

August CAS Stencil Reminder


Just under one week left for this challenge hosted by Robyn!!






Video Tutorials:
Quick Tips for Misting and Stenciling by Chelsey Vorosmarty (12:39) - check about 7 minutes into video



Please follow the challenge rules:
    • Cards only with stenciling, following monthly theme
    • CAS design (clean and simple) - definition on sidebar
    • Include link to challenge on your blog post
    • Enter up to three (3) times
Thank you!!!


Hilary
(Guest Designer)

Amy
(Guest Designer)

Robyn
(Host)

Loll


The challenge is open until (month) 24th.
Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced on (month) 28th.




Sunday, 4 August 2019

August CAS Stencil Challenge


Welcome to a new challenge hosted by Robyn.

Check out the Top Picks from July's Alcohol Inks/Lift challenge HERE.



Message from Robyn
Robyn, here with this months challenge using sprays or mists with your stencils. Does this pic show some of the mists that you have in your stash?  If not, you can make your own simply adding some of the powdered pigments, like Brushos, Colour Bursts or even Magicals, to a mister and adding water.  The videos below will give you some helpful hints, just remember our challenge is Clean and Simple ..... join in and have fun!!


Video Tutorials:
Quick Tips for Misting and Stenciling by Chelsey Vorosmarty (12:39) - check about 7 minutes into video

Please follow the challenge rules:
    • Cards only with stenciling, following monthly theme
    • CAS design (clean and simple) - definition on sidebar
    • Include link to challenge on your blog post
    • Enter up to three (3) times
    Thank you!!!

    We are thrilled to have two Guest Designers this month.
    Welcome to Hilary (fidding about) and Amy (Miss_Lomax_Art)!

    Hilary
    (Guest Designer)

    Amy
    (Guest Designer)

    Robyn
    (Host)

    Loll

    Nancy

    Julia

    Barb

    Cathy

    Linda


    Viv

    The challenge is open until August 24th.
    Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced on August 28th.















    Monday, 29 July 2019

    CAS Stencil July's Top Picks


    Wow! Thank you so much for playing along with the alcohol ink/lift challenge.
    There were so many inspiring entries that it made choosing a winner very difficult!

    Our Top Pick for July

    Sarah's card is beautifully CAS and her lift technique really made the stencilled design pop amongst those pretty colours.

    Congratulations, Sarah!
    Make sure to grab the "Top Pick" badge below.



    And more Outstanding Designs


    You are invited to the Inlinkz link party!
    Click here to enter
    Congratulations to Hilary, Ros, Chrissie, Marilyn, Nancy, Liz,
    Tristan, Darnell, Craftyfield!
    Make sure to grab your badge below.



    August's challenge starts in a few days.  See you on August 4th!


    Sunday, 28 July 2019

    July Winners Post Delayed

    Will have the Winner and Outstanding Designs post soon.

    Thanks for your patience.


    Thursday, 18 July 2019

    July CAS Stencil Reminder


    Just under one week for this challenge hosted by Cathy!!




    Video Tutorials:
    Alcohol Ink through Stencil by Jessica Sanders (1:13) - might want to turn off sound :)
    Alcohol Lift Ink Techniques: by Jennifer McGuire  (Stencil technique part starts at (~15:50)
    Backgrounds with alcohol lifting techniques: By Ardyth Percy Robb for Ellen Hutson (6.57)


    Please follow the challenge rules:
      • Cards only with stenciling, following monthly theme
      • CAS design (clean and simple) - definition on sidebar
      • Include link to challenge on your blog post
      • Enter up to three (3) times
    Thank you!!!


    The challenge is open until July 24th.
    Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced on July 28th.




    Thursday, 4 July 2019

    July CAS Stencil Challenge


    Welcome to a new challenge hosted by Cathy.

    Check out the Top Picks from June's Perfect Pearl challenge HERE.

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    Before we start the challenge, we have some happy news!
    We are thrilled to welcome Viv (Viv's Visuals) to our CAS Stencil team.
    Viv is a very talented and creative stamper who will bring
    lots of inspiration to our challenges.
    Welcome Viv!


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    Message from Cathy
    Hi, it's Cathy here. Alcohol inks are so much fun to play with!
    Just remember to work in a well ventilated area.
    You can apply the inks directly through a stencil onto glossy card or yupo paper.
    or place a stencil onto an inked background and watch the magic happen as you remove the colour with lift ink or blending solution.
    I hope you can play along this month!


    Video Tutorials: 
    Alcohol Ink through Stencil by Jessica Sanders (1:13) - might want to turn off sound :)
    Alcohol Lift Ink Techniques: by Jennifer McGuire  (Stencil technique part starts at (~15:50)
    Backgrounds with alcohol lifting techniques: By Ardyth Percy Robb for Ellen Hutson (6.57)


    Janet
    (Guest Designer)


    The challenge is open until July 24th.
    Winner and Outstanding Designs will be announced on July 28th.