Hello everyone! Hope you had a wonderful start to a new week. After a great week of LETTER inspiration, we are ready for a new challenge over at CASology! Here is this week’s cue card:

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As always, you can interpret the word literally or go for something a bit more outside the box. I love seeing what you come up with each week and I’m ready for a fresh batch of inspiration from you all as I visit your blogs. Without further ado, here is my take on UNDER:

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I made a thank you card for my friend who invited me and my husband for dinner last weekend. I created a little “under the roof” scene inspired by the shape of her house. Thanks to the Virginia’s View’s Challenge #7, I decided to pull out some pattered papers to add interest on my card. I chose some black patterned paper to represent the night sky, then I used the Clear Ultra Thick Enamel embossing powder to add some shiny texture on it. I also made my own window frame and matted it over the heart patterned paper. I opted to create the contrast between black and pink to enhance the feeling of warmth and love under the roof. I finished off my card with the sentiment from Kindness Matters stamp set.

DSC_8186-2This is a closer look at my card. I’m so pleased with how it turned out. Once I had an idea, it took me under 15 minutes to whip up the card. But I have to admit that it looks less CAS than my previous cards for CASology. What do you think? By the way, I’m linking this up to the Catered Crop: new again recipe swap, since I used my neglected patterned papers.

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May Park (It’s me!)
Guest Designer: Hazel and Sindhu

Now it’s your turn to play along. There is a wonderful prize up for grabs from Cindy Coutts and the winner will have a chance to guest design on the next challenge – more details are on the CASology blog. Make sure to stop by each of the DT’s blog for more inspiration! Thanks so much for stopping by. Happy crafting!

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22 thoughts on “CASology #111: House Themed Thank You Card

  1. May, I really do love this card! The black stripes as the sky really add a richness to the scene! That little house is absolutely adorable with the little hearts floating inside! 🙂

  2. Nicely done, May, love the thought behind this sweet card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Virginia’s View challenge this month!

  3. Hi May,

    How thoughtful of you to make a thank you card for your hostess who had you folks over for a meal. Very very nice.

    Your card is nice and clean, bold yet sweet.

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