Friday, July 20, 2012

CFC62 & CASology

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Gosh, there are so many fun challenges out there that I want to try and just not enough time in the day!  A new one on the block is CASology, where you have a cue word each week!  This week’s cue word is “happy”!  I combined it with the CAS-ual Fridays challenge this week, which is to use a black base for your card.  The samples there are ADORABLE!  Anyway, there are lots of things that make ME happy on this card:

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I love polka dots; I love scallops; I love the colors of yellow, black and white together, and I love heat embossing on vellum and coloring the underside with markers!!!  These all make me happy!

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I also think these sentiments from Petite Pairs are two of the happiest!

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I have a girlfriend whose birthday is almost exactly a month later than mine (and she reminds me that this makes her always YOUNGER than I am) so I’ll add a birthday sentiment to the inside when I figure which one I like best and this will be her card!!!  If you have any questions about my products or techniques, buzz me with an email!

Yesterday I shared how Cassidy spent time in the garden…..today, she’s playing in a drywall bucket full of bird seed.  This kept her occupied for at least half an hour.  She got some on the driveway, but it’s birdseed…..someone will eat it!!!

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17 comments:

  1. Really pretty card LeAnne, your sunflowers is lovely. Thank you so much for joining us at CASology this week.

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  2. And your card makes me happy. Love the sunny yellow paired with black and white.

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  3. Oh wow - this is gorgeous and definitely makes me happy just looking at it. Love the black and yellow together and your sunflower on the vellum is so pretty. Beautiful inside too:)
    Oh to be entertained by the simple things....as adults we seem to lose that ability sometimes don't we?

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  4. I love the polka dots on the dp and the bottom half of the cardbase! I'm so happy you played along with CASology this week!

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  5. Gorgeous card and great piccies too! Kim

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  6. This card is adorable in oh so many ways! I love it! Ok so now I am adding to my list bird seed bucket after water table...........

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  7. I love this happy card! The black card base and bright yellow together are to die for!

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  8. I love polka dots too and that lovely flower stamp. Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

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  9. Happy, happy! I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup this week!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/07/52-card-pickup-week-29.html

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  10. this is definitely a happy card!! so pretty... thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

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  11. This is GORGEOUS Leanne! I love the yellow with the black, the embossed polka dots go beautifully with the polka dot DP. The inside of this card is GORGEOUS too! I LOVE IT!!! Your daughter is ADORABLE!!! I hope she's feeling better!

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  12. What a beautiful card! Black and yellow are always a winning combo in my mind.

    Your daughter is such a cutie. I teach preschool during the school year and have missed my little ones over the summer.

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  13. So bright and cheerful Leanne and it's great that you've included all your favourite techniques, textures and colours :0)
    Thanks for getting crafty with us at CASual Fridays :0)
    Jenny x

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  14. hi LeAnne...such a fresh and happy card. I need to get going so I can play along with this challenge too. You little GD is getting so big...time is just going so fast lately and I feel like I am scrambling to keep up.
    Hope you are enjoying your summer.
    hugs,
    K

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  15. So very pretty! Love the embossed vellum, gives a great look!

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  16. Love thee two colors together and that sunflower is a great image to use with some bling in the middle :) Thanks for playing this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  17. LeAnne, this is so lovely! I love the embossed dots and the flower image that you used. Thanks so very much for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays this week!

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