Sunday, May 9, 2010

Curtain Call Color Challenge: Act 29

Welcome to another color challenge Sunday courtesy of Stacey's Stamping Stage blog!  Here are the colors for the week!
These colors were a bit of a challenge for me.  I know that the one color says bordering blue, but I had to go with a shade of gray instead.  I just didn't have anything with a shade of blue like that one...so I figured it was pretty close to gray!  I also used Get Sketchy #37 for this one...such a fun sketch this week! Here is my card!
"Happy Father's Day" supplies: 
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Paper: Basic Grey
Stamps: Renaissance by Design (Sentimental Sayings set)
Ink: Clearsnap (Pigment: antique pewter & Chalk: charcoal)
Ribbon: Bo Bunny
Twine: Darice Inc.
Buttons/Jewels: Doodlebug Designs
Pen: American Crafts
Corner Rounder: EK Success

Instructions:  Fold gray paper in half to make card base, round the bottom corners, and ink the edges.  Round the bottom corners and ink the edges of a patterned paper block.  Tie ribbon around the top, and add a button to the bow using twine.  Adhere the block to the front of the card.  Round the top corners of a white cardstock strip and adhere to the top of the card.  Adhere buttons along the seam between the ribbon and white cardstock.  Stamp the sentiment to the white cardstock.  Draw a black pen line underneath it, and accent each end with three jewels. 

Be sure to check out the fabulous designs from all the other ladies as well!  ♥♥♥

Until later,
~Lea

23 comments:

  1. Polka dotted buttons! How fun :D Nice use of this week's colours!

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  2. gorgeous work, love the DS paper you chose! and what can I say bout the buttons and the ribbon- dots are my favourite!!! :)

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  3. Wow, this colour combo is fabulous! And such a great card!

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  4. Oh, that awesome paper again! I think I need to get this one - it's fabulous... wonderful card, vibrant colours, prima! :)

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  5. What a beautiful card! That paper couldn't be any more perfect for the challenge! I love how you "funned" it up with the ribbon too!

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  6. Your card is `fabulous` Lea Love the colour combo:)

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  7. Very pretty Lea! I think that grey is pretty darn close to the blue. :)

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  8. Fabulous card Lea! Love the button treatment! :o)

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  9. love this Lea! love that dp...gorgeous! and bordering blue is definately almost gray:)

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  10. Love the orange striking color ribbon...nice combo

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  11. Wow that DP is perfect for these colours! Love all the buttons with the oramge ribbon - so funky!

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  12. Wowza! Bright colors and polka dots....fun card! :)

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  13. Oh Lea, what a great card. I love, love, love all the vibrant colors. Great take on the sketch!!

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  14. Wow! So this is DP? If so, it's an unbelievable match! If you stamped it....it's incredibly intricate! Either way...it's a fabulous card!

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  15. love this card and that color combo is awesome... will have to get creating to join in the fun...

    Hope all is well with you and family...

    Hugs
    Elisa

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  16. Oh Lea, you are a genius with polka dots and patterns! This card is so magnificent! Bright, sunny and elegant...all at the same time!! AND, I think the gray is perfection!! ♥♥ Kay

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  17. LOVE this color combo! GREAT card!!

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  18. Absolutely wonderful Lea! Love these colors!

    (-: Heidi

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  19. Oh I love these colors! So pretty. I also spied your prima flower card... LOVE IT!

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  20. Its wonderful but can u tell me when is fathers day?

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Lea