Thursday, October 20, 2016

Coffee!...STAMPlorations October CAS Card Challenge~Anything Goes (optional colour twist: Black) Reminder Post, The Hop to Stop 2016, Addicted To CAS Challenge #99~Coffee, STAMPlorations Anything Goes Challenge

Hello,

I'm back, joining the talented STAMPlorations CAS design team as a guest designer, for the
CAS Card Challenge #10 Mid-month Reminder Post



Have you played along yet? If not, you still have time to add your fabulous creations to the gallery. Need a bit of inspiration? If so, I have something for you:



The black and purple makes for a dramatic combination, that I hope my sweet friend, who has seen me through some 'interesting' times, will like it.The coffee cup silhouette is marvelous; plans percolating for more ways to use this little gem!

For more amazing inspiration, please visit the rest of the team:

  
Join us in the gallery!
Looking forward to seeing you there!

Here are the absolutely friendly, simple "rules":


You can link up to 3 CAS cards.
You can enter a CAS card with or without the optional color twist.
Non-STAMPlorations products are OK
Badges for winner and top picks are voted by the design team
1 winner drawn from those who use the color twist wins a $10 gift certificate
See? All the more reasons to play along!!!

Also joining:


The Hop to Stop 2016. (A most worthwhile cause, and one that, sadly, too many of us connect with. Thank you, Becca, for bringing this initiative to light once again.)






STAMPlorations October Theme and Sketch Challenge~Stamps and Sponging

 Thank you for spending part of your day with me; your visit brings me joy!

26 comments:

Rebecca Yahrling said...

This is gorgeous! Love the black & purple together -
very stunning color combo.

Ksenija said...

Carol, I am so happy to see you as our GD for October! This is a lovely card. The black die cut really stands out on a lilac background. - Sweet Kobylkin

Pink Unicorn said...

This is gorgeous, I love the combo of the grungy purple stamping against the black die cut. Perfect for the Hop to Stop and it's great to have you with us as our GD!

Preety said...

such an elegant card :) love it!

Aileen Ryan said...

Great card Carol, love that die cut. Must get myself sorted for the hop to stop. Congratulations on your guest spot, well deserved.

Jen W. said...

Love that fabulous silhouette, Carol, and yes - the purple rocks!

Bobby said...

That silhouette is stunning over the purple dots and grunge, Carol.

~amy~ said...

EXcellent!!!!

Susan said...

You are right black and purple are dramatic combination...love it. Thanks for sharing at ATCAS!

Karren said...

Fabulous card! The black looks so striking against that gorgeous purple background.

Jeanne said...

That is one cool die, Carol. It looks amazing in black. Helps make those lovely purply bits pop. Great reminder post. Hope you have a fabulous weekend! Hugs! :)

Vicki Dutcher said...

Fun coffee die!

Suchi said...

Oh my!! I love it completely!! :)
Suchi xx

Becca Cruger said...

Inspiration indeed! The soft polkadots with the vibrant grunge corners creates a really cool juxtaposition! Thank you for linking up to the Hop to Stop and helping to raise awareness for victims of domestic violence!

Shelly said...

FABulous card, Carol!

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

love this cut out of the black yardstick! Great background too!

Diane Jaquay said...

Fabulous coffee card, Carol! The purple with the black coffee silhouette looks great!

Barb Ghig said...

I am so impressed with this fabulous coffee cup, Carol! I love that you chose black, and your purple corners are amazing! You knocked it outta the park, my friend! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Addicted to CAS!

Harriet Skelly said...

I just got that die cut and this has sure inspired me to use it! I love your bit of grunge on you CAS card!!! I am thrilled to be guest designing with you Carol and I appreciate your sweet comments!!

Marlena M. said...

Love your dynamic project here Carol~it's so edgy and fun!

Julie B said...

Love that bold cup against the soft purple background, certainly packs a punch, fab. :)

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

Totally yummy! Like the CAS mixed media vibe!

Lisa said...

Very cool card! Love that die... great design!

Suchi said...

I LOVE that tint of purple on the corner! FAB CAS! Thank you so much for playing along with us at STAMPlorations this month! :)
Suchi- DT xx

jessiehandmade.com said...

Lovely monochromatic card! The subtle polka dot stenciling just adds the perfect amount of interest to this CAS card. Thanks for joing STAMPloration's Theme & Sketch challenge!
Jessica -GDT

Greta said...

Very artistic--great card, Carol!