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Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Color Throwdown #241



Hello everyone...it's my turn to host the challenge this week and I have some beautiful colors for you to create with!! Don't you just love the wreath....I wish it was hanging on my door!!!!!


My card features stamps from Taylored Expressions Birds of a Feather set. The branch was stamped with Crumb Cake and Mellow Moss for the leaves. The flowers were punched with an old Stampin Up! punch. The bird cages were embossed with white ep.....the birds were stamped on white card stock using Regal Rose and Elegant Eggplant, cutout, and popped up on foam dots. The sentiment is from the same set and the pearls and twine finish it off. .

If you don't have the exact colors,  just use what you have as long as they are close to the challenge colors.
Once you have finished your project, add a direct link to your creation using the Inlinkz tool at the bottom of the post. Don't forget to add CTD241 to your key words when you upload to an online gallery. You can find all the challenge rules in the right side bar of the Color Throwdown Blog.

Thanks for playing along with us ....I can't wait to see what you create with this weeks colors!!

Now, how about a little inspiration from the Design Team!!!

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
Lynn Put - The Queens Scene
Lori Tecler - Inking a Loud
Audrey Hiltke - Audrey's Paper Garden Inspirations - May's Guest Designer!!
Thanks for stopping by....have a great day and Happy Stamping!!


11 comments:

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the fab design and colours.xxx

Tammy said...

Very pretty! Beautiful cages and the birds are so sweet!

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Soooo sweet...I also heard a Happy Birthday to you as well!

Liz Williams said...

Beautiful card, Joan, and hope you had a very happy birthday!

Anne Temple said...

Fabulous color combo and love your card. THe white birdcages and popped up birds are adorable.

Dawn Easton said...

Beautiful! Love those birdcages hanging from the branch!

Lori said...

So pretty, Joan! Love the white birdcages against the kraft background.

Audrey Ann said...

Beautiful creation - and it works so perfectly with your wonderful color combination! I had fun with these colors - thanks for sharing!
Hugs,
Audrey

*Vicki* said...

Oh wow what a gorgeous design Joan!! LOVE your take on the colors here...must give it a go! :) HUGS

Charmaine (CharmWarm) said...

Oh how sweet is this!? LOVE it!

Broni said...

I do love that wreath in the inspiration photo, Joan! These were great colors! Your card is beautiful! LOVE the white birdcages with all the delicate floral accents! Fabulous!!