Saturday, March 5, 2016

Kraftin' Kimmie Challenges #321 - CASE a Krafty Girl or use the March Sketch

Hello lovelies! Happy Saturday!
It's time for another fabulous weekly challenge at
KRAFTIN' KIMMIE.

I took the last month off due to some personal and work 
commitments that were causing me too much stress to keep up 
with my DT responsibilities and fun.  I'm so happy to be back 
though and to be the hostess for this week's challenge.

Last month the Krafty Girls absolutely rocked the
February release!  I practically had to sit on my hands
to stay on task and keep from coloring and crafting along
with them.  I saw so many amazing creations from my
fabulous krafty family that I was inspired to choose the theme 
for this week of CASE a Krafty Girl (which includes Kimmie).

What does that mean?  Well...CASEing is the art of
Copying and Self Expression.  That is you copy or mimic a 
creation or style and put your own personal twist of some sort 
on it.  It's quite flattering to be CASEd (I think {smiling face})
and it gives you a chance to stretch yourself a little bit
and try something different. You can CASE any current or past
Krafty Girl creation (or style - for example Krafty Girl Jessie
uses lots of buttons in the most fabulous way on her creations).   

All of the Krafty Girls have such AMAZING talent
and variation of styles.  I wanted to CASE them all!

If CASEing isn't your thing - the other option for this
week is to use the fabulous March sketch instead. 

I saw an amazing card that Krafty Girl Deborah made last month
using the NEW Buds & Blooms clear stamp set and a gorgeous
watercoloring technique and decided that this was the one I needed
to CASE.  And here is Deborah's gorgeous card that I CASEd.
I'm sure you can see why I was so inspired!


And here is my CASEd card:
I don't very often watercolor so I was really looking forward
to playing while I made this one.  My self expression was to use
a different sentiment from "Love Story Sentiments"
and add it in a different way to the card. 
I have a feeling you'll be seeing more water coloring from me.
This was so much fun to do! 

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:
The Alphabet Challenges - A is for Anything Pink
Creative Knockouts Challenge #131 - Flower Power
Just Us Girls Challenges JUGS #333 - Word Week "Flowers"
Try it on Tuesdays - Feminine and Fancy
Creative Moments - Challenge #88 Anything Goes

I hope that you will be joining us this week too! 
We love to see your creations in our gallery so be sure to submit them
 so you can have a chance to WIN a $20 gift card to the KK Shop!
Show us your stuff! There will be drawing one winner per month from all
Saturday Challenge entries! You can enter as many times per month as you'd like!
You will have until March 11th at 11:55 pm EST to get your entries in!

Have you joined the Kraftin Kimmie's Krafty Friends Facebook group?
 It's the best place to keep up with all of the goings on as well as sharing
 YOUR creations and getting inspired by other Krafty Friends' creations!

Thanks so much for visiting me today!  Hugs D


14 comments:

  1. I love your 'CASEd' version of the design, Danielle.

    Thanx for playing along with our 'Anything Pink' theme at the Alphabet Challenge.

    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx
    http://jaybescraftybitz.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. Your card turned out amazing! Love how vibrant your watercoloring is!

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  3. Hi this is a gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog challenge A for Anything Pink. Hugs Jackie (DT)

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  4. These colors are a favorite combination for me, so I love how your card turned out, Danielle! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  5. Gorgeous card. I love how you embossed in white and then coloring in. Thanks for joining us at TIOT.

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  6. Beautiful bright flowers!!! They look wonderful on the cards.

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  7. Amazing!
    Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday

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  8. What a terrific Case! Love your background and beautiful flowers! Glad you are able to create again....we all need a little of that in our lives! Thanks for taking the time to join us at Just Us Girls for Word Week!

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  9. Two very pretty cards. Thank you for joining us at TioT's this time.
    Yvonne

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  10. Love your bold bright floral card. Thanks for sharing with us at Just Us Girls.

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  11. Those are super cool flowers. Love them and the bright colors. Thank you for sharing your amazing creation with us at Creative Knockouts Flower Power Challenge.

    Tamie DT

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  12. Beautiful cards. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday.

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  13. Lovely bold blooms. I do love the way you made this design your own!
    Thanks for joining in the challenge over at Creative Moments this time.
    Hugz Tinz

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  14. A gorgeous creation - thanks for sharing it with us at the Alphabet Challenge.

    Helen x

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