Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Verve Sketch Challenge

Happy Tuesday!  Yes...it is definitely Verve week on the blog!  Today I'm playing along with the Sketch Challenge...holy moly look at all those layers!  I decided I needed to try and simplify it for my CAS loving heart.  So...two of the layers are inked panels.  I masked off the card to ink up the light lilac panel and then I added a stamped panel from the grid stamp.  Used a couple of dies to finish off the next two layers.  Have to say I need to try this technique more often.  I like the end result!  What do you think?


17 comments:

  1. Holy moly, Lynn (or should that be, Diva?!)!!! You tackled that sketch with superb CAS style! I ran for the hills when I saw that sketch and I'm still trying to get my brain around it as I really want to play along! I'm taking your card as inspiration of what I can do to CAS-ify it a little! ;D
    Hugs!
    x

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  2. This is beautiful Lynn! Love how you stamped one of the layers...simply beautiful.

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  3. Beautiful cards Lynn, lovely soft colours.

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  4. I'm with you, Lynn. I love the way your card turned out. I never imagined a sketch becoming CAS before! So Pretty!

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  5. Now THAT is a clever way to layer! Love it! I had a similar feeling with the retrosketch this week, and ended up making one panel out of acetate! Love this, so sweet and pretty:) Big hugs, my friend!

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  6. Oooo! Lovin' that inky panel! What a great way to tackle layers from a CAS perspective, you, genius, you!

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  7. I love that you used ink for two of the layers! It turned out beautifully, Lynn!

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  8. Great take on the sketch. Love that verse and your CAS card is lovely.

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  9. I adore, adore, adore this! Now THIS is what I'm talking about! We were talking about breaking a sketch down in the Verve forum last week and this is what I was saying...you can make a layered sketch CAS...this is just perfect! LOVE the tag, senitment, butterfly...masking...everything!

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  10. I like the effect too and makes it easier to mail!

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  11. when I saw this sketch at the top of your blog I couldn't believe you had chosen to do this-so much going on, but wow you have really done a fab, fab job of CAS ing it and I like that inked idwa as a panel-you may see that popping up on my blog! x

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  12. This card is unbelievable - you continue to amazeme!!!

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  13. Fabulous! Love how you managed to simplify the sketch so beautifully! This really is stunning!

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  14. Oh my! Love all the whiteand your fun grid background stamping. Gorgeous!

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  15. Just love your card and how you simplified the sketch by stamping two of the layers. I HAVE to try this! LOVE LOVE LOVE how it turned out! Gorgeous card!

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  16. GORgEOUS!! I love this verse and the card is just so pretty! Your color combo is really fun!

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  17. Love your CAS take on this sketch. Such a brilliant idea and carried out so beautifully!

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