Thursday, 31 January 2013

CTS13 - Welcome!


Time for CAS(E) This Sketch Challenge #13!



I did exactly what you should not do when looking at a sketch challenge. I got hung up on that little shape in the top right corner. I saw it as a duck's bill and could NOT convince myself otherwise, so here's my little ducky baby card. I used a Stampin' Up duck stamp, but masked his wing, so that I could stamp it as a heart. There is a tiny bit of sparkle on the duck, which I achieved by applying Stickles and then placing my finger on top to remove most of it.

Now it's your turn - I can't wait to see how you interpret this sketch. Don't get hung up on the shapes like I did!

21 comments:

  1. a very clever interpretation Ardyth!!

    Jen xxx

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  2. It's adorable - I see the duckbill too, now you come to mention it!

    Kathyk

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  3. Now that's very creative!! I love the little heart made from it's wing.

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  4. This is so sweet! Love your interpretation of the sketch.

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  5. The heart and the bill for the duck...perfect!

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  6. As if I can see the sketch any other way now! :P Too funny, and so cute.

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  7. So cute! I have this stamp set too but have never colored it

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  8. Ha! Ardyth, I can now see the duck in the sketch, and I haven't made a card for this challenge yet! Now I have to FORGET THE DUCK! So clever. :-)

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  9. Now all is see is a duck's bill. LOL Your card is adorable!

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  10. ooooohh! This is such a FUN take on the sketch and I can really see what you have focused on, it's wonderful Ardyth!

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  11. Darling baby card! Like your inspiration, especially the little duck's beak as the side "flag" shape. :)

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  12. I love this super sweet card. Funny how you came to this design and although the sketch is hardly recognizable anymore, the resulting card is more than great!

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  13. So adorable, Ardy! I love how you don't fight against whatever your imagination inspires you to do. You trusted it and it did not let you down!

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  14. Hahaha ... you're right, what else could this be BUT a duck?! LOVE the sentiment font/size!

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  15. love the way your mind works, ardyth... your card is so cute!

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  16. Ha ha! I LOVE IT! It's so nice to read your interpretation and it totally makes me smile!

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  17. Tee hee ... love the way your 'getting hung up' works out so beautifully ... sweet image, love the heart and adore all that white space! Anita :)

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  18. Interesting interpretation of the sketch. Like the others now you've said it i can't see anything else! Sweet card. x

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  19. Could I please borrow your brain for a day or so?? I love how you see things in such a fabulous and unique light!

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