Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Flowers are the music of life--Color Throwdown #35


Time again for the Color Throwdown Challenge--this is #35. Danielle picked the colors this week and they rock! Purely Pomegranate, Tangerine Tango, and Kiwi Kiss.


I'm still on my Verve kick, LOL. I love Julee's sentiments and I'm loving these new sets. After I decided on my DP, I knew this sentiment would be perfect. This design paper is so pretty, I decided to let it pretty much stand on it's own, so this was very easy and quick card, but I really like how it turned out.

My base card is Whisper White with layers of Kiwi Kiss, Tangerine Tango, Purely Pomegranate, and DP from a Prima mat pack called the Sasha collection. The focal image uses a stamp from Verve's Floral Symphony and was stamped on Whisper White with Purely Pomegranate ink. It was cut/embossed with a Nestabilities Lable One die and sponged with Purely Pomegranate before being taken out of the die. I punched a slot on the side, mounted it on the base card with 3M foam squares, and ran some sheer ribbon that's a good match for Purely Pomegranate through the sentiment and around the card. Three pomegranate Dew Drops in the right upper corner was all it needed to be finished, I think.

C'mon over to the Color Throwdown blog and play along with us this week. If you upload your card to a public forum, please use the keyword CTD35 so we can see your beauty all in one place. And if you play, you *could* be picked as our Featured Stamper and a guest designer! Hope to see you there!

Be sure to check out what the other team members have come up with this week:
Broni Holcombe--Splashes of Watercolor
Cathy Indelicato--Crafty Thoughts
Danielle Kennedy--Wild Dragonfly Designs
LeAnne Pugliese--Wee Inklings
Tammy Hershberger--Stamp Happy

Thanks for dropping by!

~Recipe~
Stamps:
Floral Symphony (Verve)

Paper:
Whisper White,f Kiwi Kiss, Tangerine Tango, Purely Pomegranate (SU!); Sasha mat pack (Prima)

Ink:
Purely Pomegranate (SU!)

Accessories:
Cuttlebug/Nestabilities Lable One; 3M foam squares, ribbon (craft store); slot punch (SU!); Dew Drops


6 comments:

  1. What a pretty card - good luck today!!!

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  2. This is beautiful! Hpw perfect is that dp?! I love how you added the sentiment using a diecut and sliding the ribbon through!

    Your in the lead!!

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  3. Oh, gee! How perfect is that DP for this challenge?? Beautiful card, Barbara!!

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  4. Gorgeous! That DP is perfect for this! You go, IDOL!

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  5. So pretty! Love that paper, and the ribbon & dew drops add just the right touch!
    LeAnne

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  6. love this card and the color choice of the week. very creative!

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