Sunday, 22 January 2017

AAA CAS Cards Challenge #82

Hello there friends, it's time for another challenge over at 

AAA CAS Cards

The theme for this one is Winter Chill and here's my card followed by a
little photo inspiration for you too ...


I adore these Arctic Penguins from Mama Elephant and haven't used them
in a while but they sprung to mind with our theme for this challenge.
I started out by stamping and masking the 2 penguins, followed by the
icy float before inking and blending distress inks in: Chipped Sapphire,
Mermaid Lagoon, Blueprint Sketch and Tumbled Glass. A little bit of colour
using Promarkers plus a flick and spritz of perfect pearls and water finishes
the little winter scene which is die-cut using Simon Says Stamp stitched circle 
dies and mounted on fun foam. The sentiment is from Uniko: Pure Florals: Poinsettia!




As always there's plenty more super CAS creations by my fellow teamies, 
with links to their blogs on the AAA Cards blog HERE

We are also delighted to have 2 guest designers with us for this challenge...

First up is Shery of STAMPlorations who also happens to be our sponsor for this one;
our lucky winner will receive a stamp set and die as used by Shery in her card.

Also joining us is one of our previous challenge winners;
Katrina of Katrina's Craftworks

Do pop along and visit their blogs and leave a friendly word or two and some
 love - I'm sure they'll appreciate it.


As always thanks for calling by my blog today and I hope 
you feel inspired and will play along with us!

Sarah

7 comments:

  1. Such a gorgeous little scene and those penguins are super cute. Love it!

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  2. You certainly have a way with ink blending Sarah... I just love this little scene and the way the water is dark and the sky fades to almost white. Those little penguins are just adorable. Perfect card for the challenge.

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  3. Ohhh, so sweet, Sarah. :) Beautiful blending.

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  4. Your card is super cute Sarah ! These penguins are just adorable trying to get warmer with this little cup of hot beverage ! Such a lovely scene ! And as usual your design is wonderfully CAS ! Thanks for sharing and for inspiring.
    Izzy Scrap

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  5. Simply adorable! Love those penguins. Your colouring and that ink blending is perfect!

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  6. So cute. Great colours and design.

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  7. Sarah this is awesome! That blend along the bottom is such a great touch. I never think of things like that. Jenny x

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