From Our House To Yours In Shades of Blue For AYSI 212

by Joanne James25. October 2019 13:00

Today I'm sharing my design team card for our new challenge over at As you See It where it's time for the dreaded speed-stamping challenge:


 For a card in under 10 minutes I had to keep things fairly clean and simple so armed with the sketch over at CAS Colours and Sketches this is what I came up with:


 Here's the low-down on today's card:

Shades of Blue - I chose Balmy Blue, Blueberry Bushel and Night of Navy as the trio of blues I wanted to feature on my card. I stamped each house in all three colours and added some balmy blue snowflakes to suggest the oval shape of the sketch. 

From Our House To Yours - I love these little houses in the 'From Our House To Yours' set and because they come in separate pieces they are easy to stamp in different colours. They're photopolymer too so they are super easy to line up. 

Speedy Stamping - The stamping on my card took just minutes - it was super quick and easy! I did spend a little extra time creating my diecut edge and adding my teeny tiny snowflake sequins; even with my Take Your Pick tool these were more fiddly than everything else put together! My card ended up taking 9 minutes 24 seconds total - which is still super quick for me!

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:

You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Do check out the As you See It gallery to see what the rest of the team have created in shades of blue - and see who was the fastest this week.

Enjoy your day; I'm off to the hospital today, hopefully to sort out my pesky frozen shoulder that's been troubling me the last few months. All being well I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (4) -

karen h
karen hUnited States
10/25/2019 3:30:28 PM #

Wonderful card! I love the mix-and-match houses! Thank you for playing along with us at CC&S!


Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
10/25/2019 9:12:06 PM #

Delightful! I'd completely overlooked this set and here you are again, making another simple and stylish card with it.


VickyUnited Kingdom
10/26/2019 1:28:49 PM #

Oh I do love these houses and if I hadn't told myself sternly that I wasn't allowed to buy any more Christmas sets, they would be in my stash right now (along with several others!) I love your die cut edge and the deep border and the snow and sequins adds just the right amount of detail Smile

So sorry to hear about your shoulder and hope you're able to get it sorted out quickly.

Vicky x


YoonYoung Kim
YoonYoung KimKorea
10/31/2019 12:30:39 PM #

Fabulous card, Joanne. I like the stamping itself on this card. The scattering snow aroung the houses looks fantastic!! I'm so happy to see this wonderful card. Thank you for playing along with CC&S challenge.


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