Monday, 28 August 2017

CAS Mix Up August's Monthly Picks


Lots of amazing, colourful cards in the Alcohol Ink gallery.
Thanks to all that played along!

Our Top Pick for August
Sue (Sue's Card Craft)

Sue created a beautiful serene landscape with her alcohol inks and beautiful colors.  Her die cut Deckle framing and white sprigs created a Stunning Clean and Simple design that our entire Design Team Loved!


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




And more Outstanding Designs




Congratulations to Manisha, Christine, Maura, Jenny, Mac,
Hideko, Julie, Bobby, Linda!
Make sure to grab your badge below.



September's challenge starts in a few days.  See you on September 1st!

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

CAS Mix Up August Reminder


There's still time to play with your Alcohol Inks!
The challenge is open until August 24th midnight (PST)



August - Alcohol Ink videos:
Alcohol Inks, Acetate and Tissue Paper by tjaniga (8:52)
Alcohol Inks with Yupo Paper by Loll Thompson (5:49)
Inlaid Die Cutting with Alcohol Inks by Catherine Pooler (4:47)
Ombre Alcohol Ink Background on Yupo Paper by ScrapTimeVideo  (7:53)
Smooshing with Alcohol Inks by Eclectic Paperie's (2:42)
Alcohol Inks on Acetate by Kerrie (6:24)
Alcohol Inking Technique using Dye Inks by Shari Carroll (5:56)
Stencil Fun with Alcohol Ink and Yupo Paper by TCS..Photo Tutorial
Hand Sanitizer and Alcohol Inks Marbling by Ink Stained Roni Photo Tutorial

Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  3. Include link to challenge in your entry post
  4. When linking to challenge, link to your entry post
Thank you!!


Trina
(Guest Designer)
Using stamping, alcohol ink markers (Copics), heat embossing, die cutting


Nancy
(Host)
Using Stamping, Ranger Alcohol Inks and Inlaid Die Cuts


Bonnie
Using stamping, alcohol ink, die cut, vellum and heat embossing


Loll
Using stamping, alcohol inks, and die-cut


Susan
Using stamping, alcohol inks, die cutting, dry embossing, and foil


Julia
Embossed stamping, Alcohol Inks on Yupo, die cuts, inlaid die cuts, and sequins.


Joanna (on break)






Tuesday, 1 August 2017

CAS Mix Up August Challenge


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


Thank you Loll and Bonnie for inviting me to Host a 2017 CAS Mix Up Challenge!
I chose a favorite....Alcohol Inks!  Our DT and GD, Trina will be sharing many samples of Alcohol Ink techniques including very helpful videos.
All alcohol ink markers (Copics, etc) are allowed too!


August - Alcohol Ink videos:
Alcohol Inks, Acetate and Tissue Paper by tjaniga (8:52)
Alcohol Inks with Yupo Paper by Loll Thompson (5:49)
Inlaid Die Cutting with Alcohol Inks by Catherine Pooler (4:47)
Ombre Alcohol Ink Background on Yupo Paper by ScrapTimeVideo  (7:53)
Smooshing with Alcohol Inks by Eclectic Paperie's (2:42)
Alcohol Inks on Acetate by Kerrie (6:24)
Alcohol Inking Technique using Dye Inks by Shari Carroll (5:56)
Stencil Fun with Alcohol Ink and Yupo Paper by TCS..Photo Tutorial

Please follow challenge rules:
  1. Must be a card with a CAS (clean and simple) design (including open space)
  2. Must include at least three components listed on challenge badge
  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, Trina (My Crafting Closet).
She won the June Embossing Paste/Gel challenge with this gorgeous card.

Trina
(Guest Designer)
Using stamping,  AI on yupo, spritzing,  Copic marker colouring, and die cutting


Nancy
(Host)
Using Stamping, Alcohol Ink Stenciling and Dies


Bonnie
Using alcohol ink, stamping, heat embossing and die cuts.


Loll
Using stamping, alcohol inks, acetate, tissue paper, and heat embossing


Susan
Using stamping, alcohol inks, Yupo, and die cuts


Julia
Using stamping, alcohol inks on acetate, netting and a rhinestone


Joanna (on break)


The challenge is open until August 24th.  Come join us!