Wednesday, 2 August 2017

CAS Watercolour August Challenge


Welcome to a new challenge!
Check out the Top Picks from July's Butterfly challenge HERE.



This month we're adding salt to our wet watercolour pieces.
You can use any kind of salt. In fact using more than one kind is really fun as they react differently.
Puzzled? Check out the informative videos below.

YouTube Videos:
Salt Lifting by Sandy Allnock (4:28)
Watercolour-Salt Technique by ThePastelsprinkles (4:53)
Watercolour Bookmarks -Painted Trees - Salted Background by BeCre8ive2 (4:01)
Using Salt by Tom Fleming (5:00)


Please follow the challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design, including open space, and follow challenge theme
  2. Must include watercolouring or any product that uses water
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!!


Welcome to our wonderful Guest Designer Ros (Mikey's Mom)
She won the June challenge with this gorgeous card.

Ros
(Guest Designer)



Loll



Bonnie



Nancy



Susan



Karen



Christine


Challenge is open until the 24th.










Friday, 28 July 2017

CAS Watercolour July's Top Picks

What a fantastic turnout for the Butterfly Challenge.  The gallery was filled with beautiful cards.  Thanks to all that entered!

Our Top Pick for July
Birgit
A stunning design with neutral tones.  This beautiful card conveys a peaceful, serene feeling.

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



And some more Outstanding Designs



Congratulations to Kleri, Bobby, Lindsey, Sue, Pat, Jules,
Maria, Hideko, and Linda!
Make sure to grab your badge below.



August's challenge starts in a few days.  See you on August 2nd!








Sunday, 16 July 2017

CAS Watercolour July Reminder


Just over a week left for this challenge!




Please follow the challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design, including open space, and follow challenge theme
  2. Must include watercolouring or any product that uses water
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!!
The challenge is open until the 24th.











Sunday, 2 July 2017

CAS Watercolour July Challenge


Welcome to a new challenge!
Check out the Top Picks from June's Summer challenge HERE.



Please follow the challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design, including open space, and follow challenge theme
  2. Must include watercolouring or any product that uses water
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!!


Welcome to our wonderful Guest Designer, EunJi (Stamper EunjoA)!
She won the May Flowers challenge with this gorgeous card.

Challenge is open until the 24th.











Wednesday, 28 June 2017

CAS Watercolour June's Top Picks

We had so many beautiful summer watercolour entries this month.  Thanks so much to all of you who entered.

Our Top Pick for June

Ros Crawford
This card speaks beautifully of summer with the old wooden row boat
and the splashing water.  Ros has done a wonderful little masterpiece here.

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




And some more Outstanding Designs




Congratulations to Birgit, Marcia Hill, Sue, Chris, Maria, Gundi, Hannelie, Gerrina and Terri!
Make sure to grab your badge below.



The July challenge starts in a few days.  See you on July 2nd!








Friday, 16 June 2017

CAS Watercolour June Reminder


Just over a week left for this challenge!



Please follow the challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design, including open space, and follow challenge theme
  2. Must include watercolouring or any product that uses water
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!!


LeAnne
Guest Designer



Ksenija
Guest Designer



Loll



Bonnie



Nancy



Susan



Karen


Christine



Challenge is open until the 24th.













Friday, 2 June 2017

CAS Watercolour June Challenge


Welcome to a new challenge!
Check out the Top Picks from May's Flower challenge HERE.




What does summer mean to you?  Is it the beach, or gardening, or
maybe a summer holiday?  Can't wait to see your watercolor interpretation of Summer!


Please follow the challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design, including open space, and follow challenge theme
  2. Must include watercolouring or any product that uses water
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!!

We are so excited to introduce a new Design Team member, Christine (It's a card day's night).
Christine has been a loyal participant since we started this challenge and we know you will love the inspiration she will bring to this team.
Welcome, Christine!

This month we welcome not one but two wonderful Guest Designers!

LeAnne (weeinklings) who won the April challenge with this gorgeous card.

and Ksenija (Sweet Kobylkin) who won the March challenge with this amazing card.


LeAnne
(Guest Designer)


Ksenija
(Guest Designer)


Bonnie



Loll



Nancy



Susan



Karen


Christine



Challenge is open until the 24th.