On the CASE: Can You CASE Yourself?

Jul 31, 2019 | Christmas & Winter Holiday Cards | 7 comments

On the CASE: Can You CASE Yourself?

Jul 31, 2019 | Christmas & Winter Holiday Cards | 7 comments

This CASE has my name written all over it!

Yes – I’m On the CASE with Ann today, but I’m also finishing up my 12 Days of Christmas (in July) series – so, today is a double-dip! Perhaps a triple dip as my CASE file features one of MY cards! I thought – well, can’t you CASE yourself? If you made a project that you just love, why not riff on it? That’s what I decided to do with one of my other Christmas designs. I loved the layout and some of the specific elements, so I snatched up the CASE file and got to work!

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Today’s giveaway is the last day to leave comments for giveaways!

I’m giving away prizes every day of 12 days – you’ll have all 12 days to sign up and leave comments for extra entries! The giveaway is open INTERNATIONALLY!

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Stamps and Paper and Inks … Oh, My!

Stamps: Big and Bold Holidays (Scrapbook.com)
Paper: 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ Solar White 110lb CS (Neenah), 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Gold Mirror Cardstock (Altenew), 4″ x 5 1/4″ 14lb Hot Press Watercolor card (Arches), 4″ x 4 1/4″ Acetate, 4″ x 4 1/4″ Solar White 80lb CS (Neenah)
Inks: Nocturne VersaFine Clair (Tsukineko), Magenta Crisp Ink (Altenew)
Accessories: Picket Fence Distress Spray (Ranger), Antique Gold Spray (Altenew)
Other: Big Shot (Sizzix), Delicate Snowflake Die (Catherine Pooler), Foam adhesive

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Project Tutorial Video

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How Hard Was It to Crack this CASE?

Well – isn’t that a loaded question? I really love the idea of CASE-ing my own stuff. Do you keep a notebook of sketches or any other ideas that you draw from to create? We’re all “Pinterest collectors”, but do you refer to the projects you save to make your own projects? Share with me in the comments how you use your saved inspiration! I’d love to hear!

Would you like to see how I capture my inspiration? Let me know and I’ll share soon!

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