Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Color Throwdown!

Welcome to day one of the Color Throwdown!

What's the Color Throwdown?

A small group of card makers/designers got together and
decided to have a weekly color challenge blog and call it a Color Throwdown,
and we've got a great color combo for you!

The Card.
The Colors. Are they not beautiful?
I hope you join us and play along! We'd love to see your creations!
Post a link in the comments here, and if you upload to Splitcoast use the keyword CTD1.

Check out the rest of the crew.
The Throwdown Girls!

The details: After I created the card, I found this sketch on Our Creative Corner. Ha! Lucky me.....I did two challenges at once! Now that takes skill or maybe I was just lucky!Obviously I used Pretty in Pink, Regal Rose, and Sage Shadow. I was thrilled to be able to use this Verve Visual set , Petals and Stems, that I've hardly had a chance to play with....I think it fit the colors and card perfectly! I cut out the butterflies (those butterflies seem to be popping up everywhere---and now I just need that Martha Stewart punch!) I also popped up the flower centers and covered them with Diamond Stickles. I tied just a bit of sheer ribbon on and used a little rub-on for the sentiment!


Heather said...

Great card! Love the ribbon and the butterflies! Great color combo. I might have to try this one out!

Tammy Hershberger said...

Gorgeous card, Kisa! I love the Stickles on the flower centers! They really stand out!

Thanks for all your work on helping get our challenge blog up and running! It's fun to be working with you!

Beth said...

This is gorgeous, Kisa! I hope to have time to play today!

Jennifer (SCS: jennifer-g) said...

Gorgeous! Loving the color combo! I like how you popped up the butterflies and did the stickles on the flowers.

I have to pack up the last of my stamp room today. :-( We start moving tomorrow. In a couple weeks once we get settled in, I hope to join you ladies for the CT challenges. If this first one is any indication, it's not-to-be-missed!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful Kisa!!

Mary :o)

Cindy Haffner said...

Kisa your card is so pretty, what fun colors, thanks so much for playing with us OCC girls.

Dawn Easton said...

Oh Kisa...I LOVE your card! I'm loving those Verve stamps and your Colours are FAB! Thanks for playing along with us at the OCC...I hope to get a chance to play along with you all!

Sankari W. said...

Wow - your card is just gorgeous-oh! Thank you so much for helping to create the Color Throw Down Blog - it was so much fun playing and peeking at everyone's cards!! I can't wait till next week! You totally made my day with your sweet comment !! I love the pic of your three kids on your blog - what an awesome summer time picture! can't wait till next week!!
Best wishes from Iowa !!

sorry about all the exclamation points - i am just so happy and excited about this challenge and meeting so many awesome folks! :)

Danyelle Kessler said...

Fab colors and a beautiful card.


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