Monday, 21 January 2013

Pushing yourself?

Hey well here is the funny thing! 
when I made my new year resolution to make more C&S cards it did not include
using pink! Blergh! 

But a wise gal reminded me that "sometimes you have to push yourself"
and another wise friend told me "deep down inside of you there is a love for pink that will come exploding out of you one day...... and then the rest of us will all shout 'HOORAY'!!!!"

yes you know who you are... and I still can't stand pink! haha!

But I want to keep my resolution so I have had to bite the bullet so to speak so I could play 

to help Inspire me I have chosen to play Case this Sketch challenge too!

I have used Some off cuts, a corner rounder a tiny sentiment stamp and a flat back pearl.
Thanks girls here is my result




Here's a couple of other challenge I am playing along with

The Squirrel & the Fox - Anything Goes 
Card Makin' Mamas - clean and simple
Crafts 4 Eternity Recipe Challenge - Punch it - Corner rounder punch

hugs me 

19 comments:

  1. oh Samantha, your card turned out so pretty!
    as for the rest of your post, let's just say I'm sitting over here trying really really really hard not to laugh TOO hard! ;) but it's not working very well! ;)

    love ya!

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  2. I'm not a fan of pink either, but this has turned out really lovely.

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  3. This is gorgeous Samantha. I love the design using the corner rounder to make petal shapes and I do like pink!!
    Hugs Sue

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  4. Samanta you made a great try..... How do you feel?
    hugs Dorte

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  5. Samantha, this is a gorgeous CAS card and are you sure you don't secretly like pink?? I love the combo of papers you have used. Thanks for joining us at CAS-Colour and Sketches and hope to see you next week,

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  6. It's a good thing that I'm sitting down girl !!! Love your card. The sketch work perfectly and the rounded corners are a great adjustment.
    Annette
    xx

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  7. Pink and green are one of my favorite color combos! So glad you played along with us in this week's CAS(E) this Sketch!

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  8. For someone who doesn't really like pink you have done a fab job with this. And i love your take on the sketch. I think this is perfect! Kx

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  9. I love the pretty colours and the geometric flower petals! Thanks so much for playing along with this week's CAS(E) This Sketch!

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  10. simply gorgeous samantha.stunning pretty design :D

    xx coops xx

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  11. I am one of the many fans of pink I am afraid as my blog posts will testify - lol! Your sweet CAS card is lovely and such a simple but effective idea :-)
    Kat x

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  12. Very cas, a lovely card and great use of our colour combo. Thanks for playing along with us at 52 CCT this week

    Louise xx

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  13. SO prettty! Love the colors and the different pattern combination. Thanks so much for joining us at CAS(E) this Sketch!

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  14. This is such a fabulous card! LOVE the way you used the sketch!!! If you have some time, I'd love to see what you would make of our challenges at Inkspirational and Technique Tuesday! :)

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  15. Glad you decided to play, Samantha - this is beautiful! Thanks for joining us at CAS Colours & Sketches!

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  16. You chose a great sketch to use alongside our colours at CAS Colours and Sketches, it's a very pretty card thanks so much for joining in - Jacqueline xx

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  17. I love pink this is lovely. Thanks for joining us at C4E this week
    Love
    Amanda

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  18. It's only January...there's still time to like pink...at least a little bit! :) The great thing about cards is you can give them away - to someone who will love their pretty pink card! lol Thanks for sharing your card with us for the Card Makin' Mamas CAS Challenge!

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  19. This is a pretty CAS card. Love the design too. Have a fab evening. Hugs Bettina xx

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I really appreciate your comments thank you! hugs Samantha :0)

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