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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Twofer

Hi friends,
 After my CAS card casualties (from my last post), I decided to get help for my problem. I admitted to having a problem (creating CAS cards) - the first step, so the next step was to do something about it. So as they say, "Those who can't... take a class from those who can!" I signed up for a CAS class online :) Hopefully, that will help some.
Since I had my Maggies out as well as my Prisma pencils, I decided to make another card.
Here it is:

 and a closer peek:
 I played along with this week's sketch at the Sweet Stop:

Of course as soon as I saw this sketch, I thought ---> envelope. So I had to do that too *Ü*

It's 1/2" deep since I can't keep it CAS! ;) I made the envelope from pink vellum as are the Royal roses (MFT).
ETA: I usually create my eveloboxes on the Crafter's Companion board or the Martha Stewart Score board. Here are the measurements for an A2 size at 1/2" depth:
Paper: 8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
Score: 2 5/8" & 3 1/8" & on the opposite side
turn & score remaining 2 sides: 3 1/4" & 3 3/4"

Well, that's it for now.
Thanks for peeking today :)
Tootles!

5 comments:

  1. Your card & envelope are gorgeous & I love the added roses * sentiment to the envelope! Do you have a link for the envelope for the measurements & score measurements? I would love to make one. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Last week I convinced myself at M's that I didn't need the SB Round Hearts and now you go and create this fabulous card! With an equally fabulous envelope too! What's a girl to do?!?!?

    Thanks for the envelope measurements. I love my MS SB.

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  3. Love that pink vellum envelope and your sweet card. I can't believe you've signed up for a CAS class! Your cards are so wonderful and you are just following your heart. Have a wonderful weekend.

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  4. Very, very cute. Love all the details. Thanks for playing at The Sweet Stop.

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  5. Pretty! That envie is divine. Who ever opens it will be thrilled with such a gorgeous masterpiece inside. The card is stunning, great coloring and love the heart edged die. Beautifully done as usual. Don't worry about be a CAS gal, you have Karli style, and that is all you own and very special!

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