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Beate 09-20-2013 07:27 AM

HYCCT1301C - Flat is Fabulous Chat Thread
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Challenge Title: Flat is Fabulous
Hostess: Beate
Keyword: HYCCT1301C
Date: 10/01

I am so excited to be hosting a challenge in our 4th annual Hope You can Cling to event.

Every time I perform my breast exam, I am happy when I don't feel any lumps. That lead me to my challenge theme: Flat is fabulous.

Create a card Clean and Simple card. One or two layers....no bulky layers or embellishments. Keep it flat. I can't wait to see what you create!

Thank you again for joining us, and see the details below for sending in your cards.

View the Hope You Can Cling To Gallery HERE
View the Hope You Can Cling To Master Challenge Thread HERE

1. All Hope You Can Cling To Challenge Entries must be uploaded to the Hope You Can Cling To Gallery, with the specific challenge keyword, no later than November 7th, 2013 at 12:00 Noon Central Time to be eligible for our fabulous prizes! Post a link to your entry in this thread.
2. You may not combine challenges, but you are welcome to create multiple cards for each challenge.
3. Please remember to put in the correct keyword when uploading your image. Copying and pasting the challenge keyword is recommended to avoid typos.
4. Please package all challenge entries with an envelope, protected with a clear plastic bag and mail them to our partner at the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center to benefit patients being treated for breast cancer and their family. We would like for them to receive cards throughout the month of October, but we understand if you'd like to mail all your cards at once.
5. Since these cards will be used by visitors for patients, most should be blank inside, but feel free to send cards with messages of hope for the patients in addition to your challenge cards!

The Department of Volunteer Services – Unit 115
Attn: Maggi Suttles
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX 77030

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pegmac71 10-01-2013 04:46 AM

I am excited to see you here and what a fabulous challenge this morning! This one will definitely be a challenge for me! Flat does not seem to be in my vocabulary, lol!

Edna15 10-01-2013 05:51 AM

I have a little flat # which I will load in a few minutes, a little shout out to all Australians, if you would like to send your cards locally we have arranged a local organisation, or you may like to split between the two.... here is the link http:////www.splitcoaststampers.com/...s-t561903.html

Thanks and have fun with this fabby little challenge, it definitely challenged me!

mrslaird 10-01-2013 06:25 AM

Loved this challenge! HYCCT1301C Flat Butterflies by mrslaird - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers This was so fast and easy I think I could make 15 to send!

Edna15 10-01-2013 06:28 AM

And here is my card which I called, Totally Happy to be Flat....

Totally Happy to be Flat by Edna15 - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Scraperwannabe 10-01-2013 07:45 AM

Here is mine: HYCCT1301C Flat is FINE by Scraperwannabe - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Clownmom 10-01-2013 07:45 AM

Here's my card of encouragement for your challenge.

Let the Sun Shine In

stampingout 10-01-2013 07:50 AM

Fun challenge! Here is my card.

HYCCT1301C-'Boot'iful Day! by stampingout - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

muscrat 10-01-2013 08:10 AM

I'm running behind this morning. I can't believe that as excited as I was about this challenge, I nearly forgot today was the 1st!!!

CAKath 10-01-2013 08:35 AM

Beate, I love this idea! What's so neat is it really forces us to keep it simple, but make it beautiful. Stamp from the heart, ladies. It doesn't have to have 10 layers to be special. Let's see how everyone approaches this one. Can't wait to see.

LuvLee 10-01-2013 08:50 AM

This was not easy for me.....but I made a one layer card with just a couple of die cut embellishments.....but I do so love that I get challenged out of my box!

Peaceful Wishes by LuvLee - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

coffeestamper 10-01-2013 08:50 AM

Great challenge Beate, Here's mine~
BEATE-C FLAT IS FABO! by coffeestamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

peeps321 10-01-2013 08:52 AM

Great theme...and it forces me to keep it CAS, not always one of my strengths. Here's my card:

Flat Envelope Thanks

Cook22 10-01-2013 09:55 AM

Here's my Pink Passion . I have two tried and trusted go-tos for OLC cards, but I threw them away for this challenge :D. Thanks, Beate!

muscrat 10-01-2013 10:08 AM

Oops, something is wrong, I posted the wrong pic. Be right back

Ok, lets see if I put the right card here now! http:////www.splitcoaststampers.com/...&ppuser=241587

mamaxsix 10-01-2013 10:30 AM

I had to laugh at the description because even with no lumps I don't think I've been described as flat since the 7th grade!!! All kidding aside....no lumps is an exciting thing these days since so many that I know, including my mom, have found lumps.
I used today's colors to rock'n roll a flat card. I'm sorry-I added a layer of framing because it just seemed to need a little more color along the edge.
Flat Because I Care

sadiejane929 10-01-2013 11:40 AM

Pink flowers
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Even if you do not find lumps, please don't forget to do your yearly mammograms! I did not find my cancer with self exams because my breast tissue is so dense. Thank goodness it was caught early!

Anyway, I really had trouble with this challenge, I am not too good on the CAS cards. I think my cards always look like a little kid did them. I had that feeling on the punched out flower one but was a lot happier with the rose one but that may have had something to do with being able to color with my markers!

Love these challenges!

catdidit 10-01-2013 11:49 AM

LOVED the challenge Beate! Here is mine:
Flat is Fab!

naturecoastcrafter 10-01-2013 12:08 PM

Great idea, Beate. Very creaive. :)

doodlepop 10-01-2013 12:43 PM

Here's my card Miss Beate - thank you!

HYCCT1301C - Bamboo by doodlepop - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

saffivort 10-01-2013 01:16 PM

Managed to get some samples done today as I took a day off work, so here's my Flat Butterfly Flourishes for this challenges. (I did have to add some ruffled ribbon though!)

Hugs, Vannessa x

It's Ree 10-01-2013 02:57 PM

Another fun challenge.
Here is my card .

bensarmom 10-01-2013 03:08 PM

Here's my card for this challenge.

tessaduck 10-01-2013 04:39 PM

Love OLC! Here's my fake-out:

HYCCT1301C fabulous by tessaduck - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Greywolf 10-01-2013 04:53 PM

Thanks Beate, for asking us to make one of my favorite kind of cards. I also included pink and hope in keeping with HYCCT in general.

Garden of Hope

allee's 10-01-2013 05:07 PM

One layer cards are my absolute favorite so I couldn't resist adding another one!

You Make My Heart Sing!

hbrown 10-01-2013 05:19 PM

I went completely flat with my DeLIGHTful card for this challenge. I don't have any bumps at all on this card. :-)

BluDragon 10-01-2013 05:29 PM

I went as flat as I could! The colors are off in the pic, it's light green and dark purple. Birds - HYCCT1301C

scrapaholic007 10-01-2013 05:59 PM

Here is my one layer attempt! One layer is always a challenge for me! :)
I've got your back

Vervegirl 10-01-2013 07:12 PM

Thanks for the challenge, Beate! Here's mine.. Amazing Poppies by Vervegirl - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

superjen 10-01-2013 07:22 PM

Love flat cards!

Flat girlfriends by superjen - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

PH in VA 10-01-2013 08:36 PM

Here's my quick and easy card:
HYCCT1301C - flat dynamic hope by PH in VA

jenn47 10-01-2013 09:31 PM

Here's my card:

For My Friend


StampinAK 10-01-2013 09:58 PM

Great challenge, Beate! Here's my one-layer card:
Flat is Fabulous - I Miss You by StampinAK - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

simplybeautiful 10-01-2013 10:04 PM

Great challenge Beate!
here is my CARD

eliotstamps 10-01-2013 10:51 PM

It's hard to make flat cards. Thanks for a fun challenge! Simple Hope by eliotstamps - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

hskelly 10-01-2013 11:06 PM

Here is my You Are Amazing card.

sue28 10-02-2013 12:00 AM

Here is my card for your challenge, Beate -

HYCCT1301C Watered Poppies by sue28 - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

stamp300 10-02-2013 01:11 AM

HYCCT1301C Without You by stamp300 - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

My card.

basement stamper 10-02-2013 05:05 AM

I love making CAS style cards! Thanks for the great challenge Beate!:)
Here's my THINK PINK card.

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