Friday, April 21, 2017

Splat That!

I didn't manage to enter  the Craft Mad Swaps in Jan/Feb due to the Bathroom refurbishments but did manage to send off cards in March to my swap partner which have now been received in Oz so I can show now. The theme was to send two cards with splats & drips on them. I did threaten to just take a couple of cards out into the garden and drop them in the mud/puddles and send them off but I made these instead!

1st card uses a Stamosaurus stencil called 'Splatts' and the sentiment is by Clearly Besotted from their 'Elegant Butterflies'. I just added a few sequins adhered to a blue background and called it done.cA very CAS card for me and had to sit on my hands not to add anything else.


I went to town a bit more on my 2nd card.  I used 'Water Droplets' CM - T3 by Designs by Ryn and Memory Box Honeycomb stencil 'Style  88521' Sentiment is by Clearly Besotted from their 'Elegant Butterflies' stamp set. Die cut is by Crafts-Too 'Rectangle dies stitch hole'.  I used distress ink pads to colour and the rose was from my stash along with the pink blank card base.. 
 
Entering just this card into the following challenges:
Love to Craft #9 Anything goes.
Creative Ladybirds #25 Anything goes.
Create And Inspire #61 Anything goes.
Card Mania #91 April showers/May flowers.
Crafty Calendar # April showers / or spring.
Lets Craft And Create #124 Easter/april showers/ spring.
Scrappers Delights #65 Anything goes.
Stamping Sensations # Anything goes.
The Crafty Addicts #35 Anything goes/add a sentiment.


29 comments:

  1. Two fabulous cards Mrs A, especially like the colour and splat on the first xx

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  2. Both are lovely, especially like the first one - very CAS!

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  3. Hi Mrs A your cards are gorgeous both of them. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  4. Wow two amazing cards Mrs A ........l just love this splat creation so effective it is too! enjoy your weekend x

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  5. The splat card is a fun one! I do love that second one. I love the soft color and raindrops along with the design of honeycomb.

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  6. Love the CAS style of the splat card and your artsy second card is fabulous x

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  7. 2 great cards, Mrs A! Gotta say, the first CAS one did surprise me & your idea of dropping them in the mud for the splatters made me laugh! PS--if you try die cutting felt it's best to have a high quality one. I used My Favorite Things which is discontinued. I've heard it needs to be wool or a wool blend & 2 other brands supposed to be good are Papertrey Ink & Taylored Expressions. I have a bit of both, but haven't used them yet.

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  8. The splat card is fun and the other lovely one has reminded me I need to use my water drops stamp which has been neglected.

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  9. Gorgeous cards. Love the first splat....I just bought a similar die splat (in China).
    Have a great weekend!
    xxx Margreet

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  10. Two super cards Valery, love the splat, and the cas design, and your second card is really pretty, love the design with the water drops, Kate x

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  11. Two great cards Mrs A and yes, different for you. Love the first spat card, such fun.
    Avril xx

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  12. Hi Mrs A,
    2 wonderful cards, and such super designs too.
    Great splats and water droplets also.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  13. Two great cards in gorgeous colours, very Sarnish.

    Kath x

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  14. wow, lovely cards, I love the first one, great CAS.
    hugs xx

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  15. Lovely design for both the cards,and love expecially your CAS ith that stunning splat!!

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  16. Two beauties, Anne!! Your splat card is so fun ... LOVE the bright blue. And your second card is fantastic with the layers of stenciling and stamping. xx

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  17. Two stunning cards, I did laugh at your temptation with the muddy puddle! Cara x

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  18. Great cards there Mrs A, I like those water droplets on the second card. I bet your partner was happy they didn't receive mud splatters. :-)

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  19. The first one is a CAS beauty - so cool! The second one is fab too - I am loving the water drops. Have a fab weekend. Hugs xxx

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  20. Two gorgeous cards Valery, I love the splat on the first and the wonderful water droplets on the second.

    Sue xx

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  21. two very beautiful creations, Mrs A! Great stamping and designs! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month and good luck!

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  22. These are both fabulous Mrs. A. I am really drawn to the splatter card, it is so striking!

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  23. Two great creations Valery, love the aqua ink splat on the first and the intensity of colours on the second, many thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

    B x

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  24. Fabulous cards. Thank you for joining us at Scrappers Delights Helen DT

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  25. Well done, I am sure you card swapper was very greatful to have received them. Thanks for joining Lets Craft and Create. Tammy DT

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  26. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for our April challenge 9 at Love to Craft, Hazel, DT x

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  27. Great cards. Thanks for joining in this months 'April Showers/Spring' challenge over at Crafty Calendar.
    Hugs
    Bev x

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  28. Two great cards! I would have considered the out in the garden puddle drop too! Thank you for sharing your cards in our challenge at One Crazy Stampre

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