Can You Case It? Peace

Hey Everyone, The bi-weekly Can You Case It? challenge is a color challenge this time around.  I love the colors that Wynn, a design team member, came up with for this challenge.  They seem so calm and peaceful to me.  For this card I was inspired not only by these colors, but also by a card Richard Garay demonstrated in a video this week.  I will share the link to his video at the end of this post. cyci-142 So here is how I did it: First, I used our Clear Pigment Ink and white embossing powder to emboss the white snowflakes. I embossed them on our Color Splash paper.  After the snowflakes were embossed I used Fun Stampers Journey Color Burst Pencils, and our Blending Brush to create the background of my card.  I used the #25, #27, and #33 pencils.  This is the technique Richard did that inspired my card. Next I stamped the word Peace,  from the Holiday Script Bundle with the Clear Pigment Ink and used Silver Embossing Powder on Vellum.  The leaves were from the Autumn Time Bundle. I really like to use stamps in an outside the box kinda way. Like the autumn leaf as a Christmas y leaf.  I stamped with clear pigment ink on our Brush Silver cardstock. This was also used for the 2nd layer on the card.  I love the look of silver emboss on Silver Brush CS. .  I used the Pocket Cuts Die for the stitched look on the Deep Lilac cardstock.  The embellishments I used were the Cut Rhinestones. The base of my card is Whip Cream cardstock. peace-card Here is the post to Richard's video.  He is an amazing leader for Fun Stampers Journey!  He is so hands on and talented.  I love all of his videos! Thanks for stopping by today.  I hope you will leave me a comment. If you haven’t already, I hope that you will head over to CANYOUCASEIT? and check out the awesome Design Team Member’s creations!    When you get there, subscribe so that you will know each week when a new challenge comes out……And don’t forget to like our  FB page as well! It’s easy and fun to play along……Here’s how:  create your card, save to your computer, post to a public board like pinterest if you don’t have a blog.  Go to CYCI?,  scroll all the way to the bottom of the post and click on link your image. Fill in the blanks, upload your card, and that’s it. EASY PEASY!!    🙂    Don’t forget to link your card back to the CYCI? page. Happy Stamping, and Create Awesomeness Everyday, Char  

7 Responses to “Can You Case It? Peace”

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  1. Very elegant. Love the background and how the silver pieces just pop!

  2. Josefine says:

    Wow, the soft colors and then the pop with the silver are amazing!

  3. Crystal says:

    Love all the layers to your card, Char! That pop of silver is gorgeous! ~ Crystal

  4. Amber says:

    Such a soft and pretty card for our challenge this week, Char! And you added just the right “sparkle!”

  5. kimlamos says:

    Beautiful card. Love the silvery flowers.

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