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Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Color Throwdown #172

Good morning everyone....are you ready for some AWESOME Color Throwdown Colors??? The fabulous Kerri is our hostess this week and she has selected some awesome colors...so bright and pretty and perfect for a winter scene!!!! I hope you have a little time to play...I would love to see what you create!!

My card features an adorable Poppy Stamps image...it was colored with Copics and Stickles was added to the *snow* and the fur on the caps and boots. The background paper is from Echo Parks Holly Jolly Christmas and the punched snowflakes and pearls finish it off. I used the Mojo Monday's #219 sketch and did a little sewing for the Creative Craft Challenge.

This is also for a few other challenges:
1. Deep Ocean Challenge - let it snow
2. The Pink Elephant - snowflakes and sparkle
3. Whoopsi Daisy Challenge - sparkle and shine
4. Gingerloft Challenge - Winter or Christmas

Remember, you don't have to use the exact colors to play along...use what ever you have that is similar to the challenge colors. Be sure to add CTD172 to the keywords when you upload your card to an online gallery so we can find your work!!
Do you want to see some wonderful inspiration?? Here are the links to the Color Throwdown Designers..... check out what they created this week!

Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor
Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits
Danielle Kennedy - Wild Dragonfly Designs
Tammy Hershberger - Stamp Happy
Kristin Eberline - Mindless Creativity
Keva Brown - How Now Brown Kow
Lori Tecler - Inking a Loud
Lynn Put - The Queens Scene
Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations
Kerri Michaud - Cards by Kerri
Joan Ervin - Stamping With a Passion - that's me!
Our Fabulous November/December Guest Designer - Lydia Fiedler - Understandblue

Thanks for stopping by...have a great day!!!

17 comments:

Tammy said...

Fantastic card! Love the cheerful colors and great background! Sweet card.

Kathy and Lucky said...

What an adorable and fun card, love the image with the snowflakes and the color just brightens the day.

Dawn Easton said...

Oh I love the colours!!! So fun!
Your card is so adorable Joan! Sweet image!

Barbara said...

Totally adorable, Joan! Love that layout!

Broni said...

This is so, so cute, Joan! LOVE the multi-colored snowflakes!

jimlynn said...

Love all the bright and fun colors on this precious card!
Lynn

Lynn Put said...

This is darling Joan! I love the way you've used this week's colors with this sweet image and colorful snowflakes!

Tenia Nelson said...

So so cute!!!!

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

LOVE this Joan! This image is ADORABLE and I love your coloring! Fab mix of papers and I love the stitching too!!

Wanda Cullen said...

Love your balance of these fun colors in this delightful winter scene card!

Rose Ann said...

What an adorable Color Throwdown card, Joan!! I love that sweet image, and your coloring!! The stickles look so pretty, and I love your snowflakes too !!

maryr917 said...

this is such a cute card Joan-love this sweet image and the color combo is awesome-hope you have a wonderful Christmas

Lori said...

How sweet! Love the Stickles snow!

Tammy Hershberger said...

That image is DARRRRLING, Joan! Super ca-uuuute card!

Sylvia x said...

stunning!!! thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges

Sylvia x

Shirley said...

She is just adorable! Love the card too!

Sassy Scrapper said...

Super cute. I love the colors. Thank you so very much for sharing you beautiful card with us for this weeks challenge at Whoopsi Daisy. I enjoyed seeing your creation. Happy New Year!
Hugs Bonnie