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Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Color Throwdown #210


Good morning everyone!!! It's Wednesday again and time for another Color Throwdown Challenge!   The Terrific Tammy is our hostess and she has picked an awesome color combo for us this week!!!! Since I have a Grandson with a birthday coming up, I thought these colors would be perfect for a masculine card!! Remember, you don't have to use the exact colors...use what you have that comes close...we want everyone to have a chance to play!!! 


My card features papers from Glitz Happy Trails and Basic Grey's Origins. I used  Mojo Monday's Sketch #259 and stamps from Rubbernecker. The Mustang Fastback was stamped on vanilla cardstock and popped up on foam dots. The sentiment was stamped on the Glitz map paper and the twine and button finish it off. 


Be sure to add CTD210 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! 

Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits
Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations
Joan Ervin - Stamping With a Passion - that's me! 
Tammy Hershberger - Stamp Happy
Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor  
Denise Marzec - The Paper Landscaper
Kerri Michaud - Cards by Kerri
Lynn Put - The Queens Scene
Lori Tecler - Inking a Loud
Sherry Cheever - September Guest Designer - Walkin' on the BAD Side

Thanks for visiting....have a great week!!!  I can't wait to see what you create with these colors!!!


18 comments:

Sasha said...

Fabulous guy card, Joan! I love your mustang image! This would be so perfect for my son...he absolutely loves mustangs...especially this model. You never see them on the road here in the UK. Years ago, my brother, who lives in Canada, sent him the chrome horse off a mustang he had bought for spares. My son still treasure it and he's now twenty eight!

Tammy said...

Awesome masculine card, love the mustang! Love the color combo and background too.

*Vicki* said...

Really stunning card Joan!! Love that image with the masculine feel to it!! These colors are so beautiful...hope to play along! HUGS

McCrafty's Cards said...

Brilliant card Joan, I like the car, and the layout.
Kevin xx

Sue said...

Oh this is fab Joan! I love the layout and colour combo… it's a wonderful male card!
Hope you are having a good week!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

jimlynn said...

CAS and fantastic! Love the paper piercing and that car - beautiful colors together too.
Lynn

Kimberly said...

My most favorite car on a card! How wonderful...love it! :) hugs, Kimberly

Linda Palmer said...

Fantastic guy card. I had fun at the Rubbernecker booth at CKC last month. I thought of you while shopping their stamps. Love your card and the colors.

Wanda Cullen said...

Fantastic guy card and a great interpretation of the mojo sketch! Love it!

Lori said...

Fabulous masculine card! Love the mix of papers with the car image.

Susan (rainy) said...

This is great!! Super guy card, Joan.

Carole of Brum said...

Hi Joan, this is looking great - I love how you used small amounts of the Bermuda Bay in the background to tie in the colour of the car, such a nice balance of colours.

Barbara said...

WOW! A PERFECT masculine card! I love your CAS design, Joan!

Ellen said...

That my dream card~ YUP! Awesome card Joan! Love the layout and those fabby papers!! Hope your week is a happy one!

Tammy Hershberger said...

Love how you "manned" up these colors, Joan! Terrific design, and I'm sure your grandson will love it!

Broni said...

I just love how you stamped the Mustang in blue onto the vanilla cs. And putting the sentiment on the printed panel is just perfect! Love this guy card, Joan!

Vicki Fraser independent STAMPIN' UP demonstrator said...

Awesome card for a rev head, well done!

Anne Temple said...

Fantastic card for a guy or anyone who loves cars. I think that stamp needs a home here too :-).