Thursday, July 9, 2009

Real Red Tempting Kiwi

Now, how's that for a title? ;-) I FINALLY got to play a Color Throwdown! I follow Tammy's blog, Stamp Happy and have vowed to do a Color Throwdown someday...well, the day has come! The Throwdown was to use Real Red, Tempting Turquoise, and Kiwi Kiss. I love color challenges, because they put colors together I'd never even consider combining. I combined Color Throwdown #50 (CTD50) with the Splitcoast Sketch Challenge for this week SC235 (nine small panels).

The Kraft is actually a bit darker IRL. The card is 4.25" square, scored on my Scor-Pal along the edges. The images are popped up on bits of dimensionals.

A fun and easy card to duplicate.

Paper - PTI Kraft, SU black, Real Red, Tempting Turquoise, Kiwi Kiss
Accessories - Scor-Pal, Daisy, MS butterfly, 1-1/4" and 1" circles, bling - $1 bin at Michael's, dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by the Playground. Your comments are always appreciated!

Blessings and Happy Stamping!

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Sue from Oregon said...


Cindy Haffner said...

Oh how fun and just perfect.

Stephanie said...

These colors look fabulous with this sketch! Great card :)

Susan (rainy) said...

What a fabulous card, Charlene!

Charlene Merrick (LilLuvsStampin) said...

You are so right: these colors look terrific together, and I love how you used them with this week's SCS sketch challenge! I love the beaded-body butterfly (say THAT five times real fast) in the center circle. Beautiful!

LeAnne said...

Yes, I recognized this great sketch, and I think you did a fab job! Glad you were finally able to play!

Anonymous said...

Hi Charlene! Wow, not easy colors to combine and you've pulled them together brilliantly!! Love the layout too!!

Broni said...

I love the bold statement this makes. The black really makes the colors pop! Thanks for playing along with us.

Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

Love your creations and I am passing an award to you that I recievd you can check it out on blog if you like.

Barbara said...

Great take on the sketch and the colors! Thanks for playing the Throwdown! Hope to see you again next time!

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