Monday, September 17, 2012

CAD Challenge Meets KSS 10 Minute Monday

Dorothy has challenged the members of the Card-a-Day blog group this week to case a card from another member of the group. With Bexx's permission I am casing her wonderful autumn thank you card and using its layout for today Kitchen Sink Stamps 10 Minute Card Design #90. I just fell in love with it when I saw it and had to give it a go.

Here is Bexx's Stampin' Up only design showcased from her delightful blog, The Demented Spoon.

And here is my Kitchen Sink Stamps version:

Stamps: Multi Step Big Leaves and Simple Sentiments by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: Crumb Cake, Whisper White, and Early Espresso by Stampin' Up
Inks: Memento Morocco, Rhubarb Stalk, Rich Cocoa, Pistachio, Bamboo Leaves, and Espresso Truffle
Embellishment: Brad

This cute and versatile layout is perfect for just about any type of card. Here are a few more versions.

Stamps: 3 Step Get Well Bear by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: Whisper White and Melon Mambo by Stampin' Up
Inks: Memento Bamboo Leaves and Olive Grove
Stampin' Up Melon Mambo and Raspberrry Ripple
Embellishment: Brad

Stamps: 3 Step Holly & Mistletoe by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper:  Whisper White and Real by Stampin' Up
Inks: Memento Northern Pines, Bamboo Leaves, and Pistachio
Stampin' Up Real Red and Cherry Cobbler
Embellishment: Jelly Sticker

Stamps: Multi Step Giant Sunflower and Simple Sentiments by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Paper: Barely Banana, Whisper White, and Crushed Curry by Stampin' Up
Inks: Memento Bamboo Leaves and Olive Grove
Stampin' Up Daffodil Delight, Crushed Curry, Peach Parfait,
Soft Suede, and Early Espresso
Embellishment: Brad

Check out the Kitchen Crew's latest designs!

* Connie * Lisa * Julie  Maria

A huge thank you to Bexx for sharing her delightful design with us today!!


  1. I know I keep saying it but tis true so here I go again. I love the total presentation Lynn of your Kitchen Sink 10 minuters. You are an ace at combining your colours to make fabulous cards.

  2. Gorgeous CAS cards and wonderful colors. Can't pick a favorite this time since each one is so special.

  3. ooh...I like the placement of the leaves! And it would fit the CAS challenge today!

  4. Oh these are so pretty, Lynn! I love the falling leaves on the first one!

  5. LOVE this wonderful set of inspiring cards. Gorgeous stamping! Perfect placement of the images, fabulous colors and layout.

  6. Wowsers! Way to take an idea and run with it! I especially LOVE the sunflower.

  7. Beautiful design and love each and every one of them! Love all the KSS stamps you used on these.

  8. All of these are great, but the leaf one is particularly gorgeous!

  9. Maginicent as always. How devoted you are and attune to detail you are on these fabulous 10 minute challenges.

  10. These are wonderful. If I were to pick a favorite it would be the one with pink flowers. I struggle with CAS - I am not sure why. So here is another challenge for me!!!

  11. I intended to add - your coloring is superb - such depth to the leaves and blossoms.

  12. These are terrific Lynn! Love that gorgeous sunflower!!!!!!

  13. what a tremendously beautiful set of cards...basic and clean but so full of color and feeling


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