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Monday, January 6, 2014

Two cards- several challenges

When my son saw this inspiration picture from the very first colour me challenge he exclaimed - "you have to play in this challenge" - and guess what - he was right!

I took a very literal approach here, since that picture is just perfect! Here is my card:

Since it also kind of fits the sketch from the Friday Mashup I'm linking it there as well.

 Die and sentiment by Avery Elle, 
stamp: Close to my Heart One Way Borders Flair
Paper Candi buttons

I am linking this card with the Snippets Playground - used several Snippets here


Here is the inspiration picture for this weeks Color Throwdown

I finally stocked up on my Neat and Tangles stamp supply and now own several sets! Yeahh, I finally can play better in the Neat and Tangled challenge, called Little Tangles.

The two stamp sets I used are Everyday Labels and Party Dots. I also used Washi tape, stuck it onto white card stock, since I did not want it to be transparent and punched a 2"circle. The sentiment is heat embossed. 

I am also linking this card with Creative FridayAlles Neu/something new


Kristie Goulet said...

Lovely cards. I love your literal interpretation of the Colour Me visual. Awesome.

Heidi Baks said...

Just love your literal interpreation of the colour me card, and you managed to squeeze in the sketch too! Very clever! Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup this week.

Barbara said...

What a fun card! Love those dots and your embossed sentiment is perfect! Thanks so much for playing the Color Throwdown!!

Di said...

What a brilliant and literal interpretation Cornelia - so clever.

Hugs, Di xx

sandie said...

Fab graphic cards and cool colours x

Unknown said...

I see what you did there... Matching the straws, very clever!!! Awesome job :) Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at Colour Me...!, we sure hope to see you back again soon :)

Heather Ruwe said...

great card!

Katie Melhus said...

Wow! This card really pops and what an awesome use of the inspiration graphic! Love it! Thanks for joining us this week at Colour Me...! :)

Darnell said...

Those colors are loved by everyone and I adore what you did with them, Cornelia! I especially got a kick out of your literal interpretation of the Colour Me graphic!! Hugs, Darnell

Tammy Hershberger said...

Too cute... I love the spots! They look like bubbles! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown!

MaryH said...

Awesome use of these colors. Very modern & sleek - loved the simplicity of each card, just letting the elements shine out. Good for your son in picking the inspiration photo and getting you started! TFS - Happy New Year - Hugs too!

Tara Bourgoin said...

Just love how you pulled the design from the Colour Me graphic into your card - so much fun! Great use of the sketch as well. These two challenge paired so well! Thanks for joining in the fun of our first challenge over at Colour Me...!, and for sharing with us at The Friday Mashup as well :)

Kim Heggins said...

Amazing, simply amazing Cornelia! I just love your take for these cards. So fun that your first card looks to close the inspiration photo, just so fun!

Anonymous said...

Happy New Year Cornelia :)
Wow-what a fabulous take on the inspiration-just perfect!
Sorry i have missed so many of your lovely creations lately-hopefully all is sorted here now and i am back on track-so see you soon!
Hugs,Nessa xxx

Tracy Ercole said...

Great cards, love the colours together in the second card especially! Thanks for playing along with Little Tangles. :)

scrappymo! said...

You have made such a Fun card!

Betty said...

Love the combination of the challenges and the lot of bubbles on your card. Thanks for playing along with us in the Little Tangels challenge and hope to see you again.

Jessica Pascarella said...

You did an amazing job! Thanks for playing along with the Little Tangles Challenge!