Thursday, May 8, 2014

PPA 203 - A Color Challenge


I love the colors for this weeks Pals Paper Art challenge!  We're using Cajun Craze, Night of Navy and Very Vanilla. I think it's such a gorgeous combination!

  • The flower was so easy to create with the  Mixed Bunch Stamp Set. I stamped the flower image in Night of Navy Ink 3 times onto Cajun Craze card Stock and punched out the flowers using the coordinating Blossom Punch. 
  • To give the flower dimension, I curled the petals around the handle of a small paint brush and sponged the edges in Night Of Navy Ink. Assembled with Stampin' Dimensionals.

 
  • My project contains lots of stamping, sponging, lots of layers and a couple retiring products.
  • I'm sad to say this is the first time I've used the Blue 3/8" Denim Jean Ribbon 125053 and now it's leaving. It gorgeous and I'm not sure why I haven't used it before now.
  Blue 3/8 Inch Denim Jean Ribbon
  • Naturals Designer Buttons are also retiring 127554. Love the wood look of these little beauty's!
 Naturals Designer Buttons
  • Retiring Stamps (Available April 21-June 4, 2014, or while supplies last)
  • Retiring Accessories (Available April 21-June 4, 2014, or while supplies last)

Stampin' Up! Products:
Stamps: Mixed Bunch clear 125537 and Really Good Greetings clear 130333 
Paper: Cajun Craze 119684, Night of Navy 100867 and Very Vanilla 101650
Ink: Cajun Craze 126965 &  Night of Navy 126970
Tools/Accessories: Blossom Punch 125603, Blue 3/8" Denim Jean Ribbon 125053, Naturals Designer Buttons 127554, Linen Thread 104199, Stampin Dimensionals 104430, Stamping Sponge 101610



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8 comments:

  1. Hi Beth! This is just gorgeous - a huge WOW and I too have never used the blue denim ribbon and when I looked at your card I was zooming right to that....but then again - I always ZOOM to your bows! The flower is beautiful - I am going to try it myself....thanks for the inspiration.

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  2. I struggle with this color combo and you made it look effortless. I love everything about this card. Your bows are your signature to me and you certainly did not disappoint once again. Thank you for another inspirational design.

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  3. Absolutely gorgeous!! I struggled with these colors!! You made this color combination look like a walk in the park with this beautiful card!! Great job!!!

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  4. Wow, this is beautiful Beth. You rocked this challenge! The flower is gorgeous. Thank you for the tip.

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  5. Beth, your card is absolutely amazing!! I love it! Your flower is gorgeous ~ hope you don't mind if I case it :-)

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  6. Wow, this is stunning! I had such a tough time with this combo. You certainly did not!

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  7. I love this card! The "DSP" you made with Mixed Bunch is fantastic!!

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