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Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Color Throwdown Challenge #171


Good morning everyone....are you ready for some AWESOME Color Throwdown Colors??? The Wonderful Wanda is our hostess this week and she has selected some awesome colors...perfect for another a Christmas card (I alsmost have enough to send out...Whoohoo!!)!!!! I hope you have a little time to play...I would love to see what you create!!


The adorable Inkadinkado Moose  oops...I ment Reindeer.... was stamped with Soft Suede and colored with Copics. The Sentiment from MFT's was stamped with Bravo Burgundy and the punched snowflakes were glammed up with some red foil stickers. The *snow* was run through the Cuttlebug with the Dotted Swiss folder....Stickles was added to the torn piece and the gold *reins* and tree diecut finish it off.
Recipe:
Stamps: Inkadinkado, My Favorite Things
Paper: White, Bravo Burgundy, Old Olive
Ink: Bravo Burgundy, Soft Suede
Accessories: Gold Cording, Snowflake Punch from Martha Stewart, Trees die from Poppy Stamps, Red Foil Stickers, Dotted Swiss Embossing Folder, Copics

This is also for a few other challenges:
1. Cards and More Challenge Blog - snowflakes
2. Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge - snowflakes
3. Creative Card Crew - tis the season
4. Tip Top Tuesday - let it snow
5. Make it Monday...seasonal and add glitter

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 CTD171 to the keywords when you upload your card to an online gallery so we can find your work!!
Do you want to see some AWESOME 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!!!

29 comments:

Tammy said...

Fantastic Joan! Love everything about this card, the image, the snow and the snowflakes trailing the sentiment!

Kathy and Lucky said...

Love this, what a great moose/reindeer and love you gave him that red nose. The snowflakes with the sentiment is perfect. Love everything about this sweet card.

Dawn Easton said...

Oh my goodness.....this card is DARLING Joan! Love the scene and your snow!!! Fabulous!

Jackie said...

What a cute card Joan! I love the colors & your layout....awesome scene too! Very nice work my friend & TFS!!!

Becky said...

Joan, this is just too cute! Love this adorable Moose and what a great design.

Barbara said...

This is just adorable, Joan! Love the sentiment in the sky!

Kerri said...

This is so stinkin' CUTE!!! I love your wintery scene and that adorable reindeer!

Wanda Cullen said...

Absolutely LOVE this sweet winter scene and your moose is just too adorable! I had to laugh at your description of me...My initials are WRC and I jokingly tell people at work if they call me Wonderful Wanda, they would be WWRC (I work at a rehab center called WWRC...yeah...lame joke - lol!).

Linda Palmer said...

Adorable reindeer and adorable card. Love all your ideas, love the wavy sentiment and snowflakes.

Sasha said...

Fab winter scene card, Joan. I really love your wavy sentiment amid those pretty snowflakes:)

jimlynn said...

A perfect little scene with that cute reindeer! Precious card.
Lynn

Tammy Hershberger said...

Very, very cute Joan! LOVE how you added the reins, too!

Lisa M said...

Stupendous card!! Love the color combination and your moose/reindeer is phenomenal. :) Wonderful layout on this very festive Christmas card.

Thank you SO much for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday and Make It Monday.
Good luck to you...
Hugs,
Lisa xx

Scrappy Scatty said...

What a lovely card
Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week
Love Jan
xx

Jac said...

Love this its so cute and such fun. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week

Suzi B said...

What a cute card!Thank you for joining in at MMM
Suzi b x

Broni said...

This is just TOO darn cute, Joan!! I love your moose, uh reindeer, and the snowflakes across the sky are brilliant!!

Jacqueline said...

A cute fun card - thanks for joining us this week at Make My Monday - Jacqueline xx

Susan (rainy) said...

This is so adorable! The embossed dotted snowy hill is just perfect. Love this!

Mynnette said...

Oh! LOVE LOVE LOVE that embossed and torn "snow"!!! And the glitter is just the perfect accent! Thanks so much for joining us at MMM! :)

Doris P. said...

Oh wow! Love this image! Thanks for joining us at CuM!
Hugs Doris

Maggie's Crafts said...

Simply stunning!

Thank you for joining Top Tip Tuesday in Let It Snow challenge. :)

Good luck!

Maggie
x

dpkennedy said...

This is so stinkin' cute! I love your adorable reindeer and the scene you created is fabulous! Love it!

Cazro said...

I love this card, a fantastic scene, your reindeer is wonderful. It so made me smile. Thanks for sharing with us at MMM during our glitter week. hope to see you again. Caz

Fliss said...

Really lovely card Joan and such a cute reindeer.
Thanks for joining in over at Make My Monday and hope to see you again.
Fliss x

Marlena M. said...

Awwwww, your scene is so cute and original. ;)

Lori said...

This is just too cute, Joan! Love your seasonal, winter scene.

patty said...

wonderful creation, thanks for enjoying us at Cards und More, hugs, Patty

LaJanette said...

So super cute! Loving that flowing sentiment and those snowflakes are just way cute! That embossing on the floor is just the perfect touch. Great details and super adorable image too:0)

Thanks for playing along with us this week at Top Tip Tuesday.

Hugs;
Janette
P.S. I have candy if you are interested in taking a peek:0)
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