Friday, May 13, 2011

Go Fly a Kite at CAS-ual Fridays!'s definitely Friday the 13th in blog land!
If any of you have been 'away from the planet'...
Blogger has been down for over 36 hours and
has wreaked havoc for me as a DT Coordinator!

But I am happy to say that we are now able to
share the much anticipated 2nd challenge from...

We had an amazing 
players for our very first challenge!
Thank  you to all who are already enjoying
the concept...believe me, there is more fun to come!

So this week it is 'Buttons & Twine'!
We are happy to welcome our sponsors


Make sure you check out the details over at

I had a great time playing with the fabby DP
from Bo Bunny's Ad Lib Collection.
The stamps are from A Muse Studio
'Vintage a muse' Set & 'Hand scripted' Set.
You can see & order these stamps and more

Pop on over to see our new challenge,
some amazing inspiration from our design team,
a great prize and a discount on baker's twine
our very first players who made it into the club!!!

Today's Project Recipe:
Designer Paper: Bo Bunny 'Ad Lib' CollectionStamps: A Muse Studio 'Vintage a muse' & 'Hand scripted'
Ink: Memento
Tools: Fiskars Corner Rounder
Embellishments: Baker's twine by The Twinery,
Buttons from DeNami Design


Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

Love the kites this is so adorable!!!

Karen B. said...

The kites are so much fun, great way to combine buttons and twine!

Debgem said...

Oh this is such a fun card. I do like the sorbet colours on the candy stripe paper and the pretty paper pieced kites! And a sweet button flower!

Stacy said...

Ok your card is super cute!!! I LOVE IT :)

Debbie Carriere said...

Love, love this fun card!! Those twine kite strings are just perfect :) Can't wait to play along!

Dana said...

You rock at having so many different elements yet still keeping it CAS Julie. I am blown away by your creative spirit. I could learn so many things if you would invite me over to play at your house...*hint hint* LOL!

Michele Gross said...

I love those kites and the groovy sky they fly in! Wonderful card and that button is perfectly placed!!

Virginia L. said...

Super cute, design, Julie!! Love the gorgeous colors! The twines are buttons are simply perfect!

Julie Day said...

This is such a fun the patterned kites on that funky background, lovin' it :)

Laurie said...

Julie this is so fun! I love kites! Such a great card!!

Jenny said...

Wow such an explosion of colour and patterns, love it.... so creative :)
Jenny x

Laura Davis said...

Julie this is such a cute card! I adore the kites.

Lea L. said...

This is super cute! Love those kites with their fun twine strings!!

Jess-The Whimsical Butterfly said...

This is SO super cute! I love how the paper lent itself to that big awesome button in the middle of the flourish and your addition of twine to the kits is perfect! This is adorable!

Marlena M. said...

I love kites...."Let's go fly a kite, up where the air is ..." (Mary Poppins) is now swimming in my head. :) It made me smile for sure! :)

Karin (Peppermintpatty) said...

LOVE your card! So cool with the stripes (and matching twine) behind the kites - such great effect!!

Karolyn at Paper Therapy said...

So stinkin' cute, Julie! I really love how you combine DP's to add beautiful texture and color to your designs. I'm not so good at that, so I really need to study your work to learn how to do it right. Lovin' those darling kites, too!!

Lisa V. said...

Love the mix of patterns. The kites and twine are perfect.

Diana Queen said...

Hi Julie! Love your happy and bright. I really like your creative use of the twine kite strings! Fab card! ;D

Anne said...

Terrific card! Love the dp and your fab kite strings with the bows. I used the twine for kite strings, but not with bows, and I LOVE the idea. Thanks:)

Jinny Newlin said...

Oh, this is so fun, Julie! LOVE your bright, happy, summer-like colors!