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Great Impressions - Tons of Happy Days

 

Hello!   I have a card that I made with one of my new Great Impressions stamps.    This cute elephant struck my fancy as soon as I saw him.  Isn’t he sweet?  

 

2013-06-24 GI Tons WM

 

I am still trying to become more comfortable with CAS cards.   Look, no DP on this one!   I still can’t bring myself to make a single layer card, but I’m sure I’ll get there on of these days.

 

Have a week filled with “Tons of Happy Days.” Thank you for stopping by!

 

Supplies:

  • Stamps:  Elephant with Kite (F548) and Tons (C449) from Great Impressions Stamps
  • Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black ink
  • Papers:  Neenah Classic Crest Solar White CS, Papertrey White CS, Stampin’ Up Real Red CS
  • Embellishments:  May Arts burlap twine, misc. washi tape, Copic markers

 

Challenges:

Comments

Kim S said…
Perfectly CAS!! It's a charming stamp and you have done it proud with your pops of bright washi!!
Davi said…
A perfect cas Cheryl! Love the little elephant and the pieced kite is tooo fun :)
Annette Allen said…
too cute.. love that elephant..
Riet said…
What a gorgeous card.

Hugs Riet.xx
Baby steps on the CAS cards! You're doing great - and yes - LOVE this elephant and his cute kite!!!
Pam said…
What a sweet card! Love it!
Pam
scrap-n-sewgranny.blogspot.com
What a cute card. Certainly put a smile on my face. Thanks for joining us.
Nancy guest designer Clearly iStamp
Kathy D. said…
I still think it is CAS even if it isn't one layer! I love it!! He is a cutie can see why you fell for him!!

Thanks for playing with us at Clearly iStamp Challenge (CiSC1) Red, White and Blue color challenge. Hope you will come back on July 5th for challenge #2!!

Kathy D.
Clearly Digi Stamps DT Member
Linda McClain said…
Oh my goodness. Such a cutie.
Anja said…
Love your CAS card with this cute elephant, Cheryl!
Hugs, Anja
Anonymous said…
thank you so much for joining us for our very first challenge at the Hobby House
Hugs Kate xx
Chrissy said…
The perfect CAS card Cheryl..
Thanks for sharing with us at Make it Monday..

Luv CHRISSYxx
brenda said…
A really eye-catching CAS card Cheryl.

Thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us at Penny Black and More challenge.

B x
Keti said…
Totally loving it. Cute image. Nice layout. Love how you used washi tape. Thanks for inspiration.

I saw you at Make it Monday (my number is 39).

Hugs, Keti
Imke said…
I love CAS cards and this one is very pretty !
KraftyKoolKat said…
This is an adorable CAS card Cheryl. I spotted you over on MIM and came for a closer look and I am so glad that I did.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxxx
Anita said…
A beautiful card Cheryl. I'm really starting to like the CAS style more every day. I think they are more difficult to make but it's nice not having a ton of embellies on your card, huh?
lalkygirl said…
What a fab CAS card ,love the design
Thanks for joining us at MIM and good luck
Tracey x
Fabulous card and image. I spotted this on MIM. Faye
Corysnana1 said…
I know what you mean about the CAS cards! You did a great job here with all of the white space. Great image and fun overall card. Thanks for sharing it with us at the Sister Act Challenge Blog this week.
Cathy xx
♥ Audrey ♥ said…
Luv the use of the animal image! So cute! Thanks for playing at 365 Cards.
Pat (mspfd) said…
Oh Cheryl, this is so darn cute! Love your wonderful design; the added texture of the washi tape and twine looks fantastic and really pops.
Cool!
Thanks for joining us at MTTC!
Monika Reeck said…
Love the cute Image and how you coloring the elephant..this is really cute scene and love the washi tape you put there..Gorgeous card

I see your card on MIM if you like to see my card it is number 82...wish you have a great day..hugs, Monika
Loving it! Thanks for visiting us at 613 Avenue Create.
Elena said…
Wow! Fantastic CAS. It's so cute! I love it! I saw it on Make it Monday.
Katy said…
This is so cute! And such a sweet sentiment too! I like that the kite matches your washi tape below. :) Thank you so much for joining us at Clearly iStamp! Hugs, Katy Guest DT :)
Ruza Rebel said…
Truly love your CAS card! Super CUTE!!! Thank you for joining our DTBST Challenge this week.
Ruza, SSD Designer
michele said…
Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x
This image is too cute and the sentiment is even cuter!! Love how you've used the washi tape. Thanks for playing in our neighborhood at 613 Avenue Create!
Kathi
Co-Owner/DT Coordinator
Sanja Grdinić said…
Great card! Made me smile! :)
Have a nice day!
Dawn Frost said…
Fantastic CAS card! I love the cute little kite. Thanks for joining us at Clearly iStamp for the colour challenge. Dawn Frost guest DT.
Joan Macdonald said…
Adorable card love that image. Thank you for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody.

Joan x
Anonymous said…
What a simple and cute card!
Thanks For playing along at Stamping Dragon Designs

Bec DT
Jinny Newlin said…
So sweet! And I just love how you've grounded everything with those bits of Washi! I just don't use mine enough. LOVE this!

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