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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Color Throwdown Challenge #262


Hello Everyone!! It's Wednesday and that means it's time for another Color Throwdown Challenge!!!!  Wanda is our hostess this week and she has picked some beautiful Fall colors for us to play with!!! 

First I want to thank Susan Roberts for being the September Guest Designer...all her cards were absolutely fabulous!!!  We have a new Guestie for October...the wonderful and Ooooh so talented Sankari Wegman....Welcome to the Color Throwdown!!!!



My card features the Mum's the Word set from Papertrey Ink. The mums were stamped with Riding Hood Red, More Mustard, Summer Starfruit (I don't have Crushed Curry),  Smoky Slate, and the leaves were stamped with Wild Wasabi (I couldn't find my Garden Green!!) onto white card stock and cutout with the coordinating dies. They were all popped up with foam tape. The  frame image from Papertrey Ink's Boutique Borders: Christmas was stamped on the white card stock base and the sentiment is from Flourishes Peaches and Cherries set. The seam binding finishes it off. 

Remember, you don't have to use the exact colors...use what you have as long as they are close to the challenge colors and be sure to add CTD262 to the keywords section when you upload your card to an online gallery so we can find your work!!!

Now, do you want to see some beautiful inspiration from the Color Throwdown Designers...check out what they have 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 
Lynn Put - The Queens Scene

Lori Tecler Inking a Loud
Melody Rupple -  A Paper Melody
Sankari Wegman - October Guest Designer - Sankari's Sunshine Corner

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



10 comments:

Tammy said...

Beautiful card Joan, love the colors you used for the pretty flowers!

Nicole N. (Nicole's Craft Nook) said...

So elegant!!! Loving those gorgeous mums !!! Perfect for fall --- this is fabulous!! :)) :))
I need to try seam binding on my cards --- it looks awesome!

Annette Allen said...

totally gorgeous.. love those flowers and great color combo..

Anne Temple said...

Gorgeous card. Love the stamps you used for this fun color combo.

Sankari W. said...

Thank you so much for the sweet welcome Joan - I am so excited to be here - your card is Sooo lovely !!! I am totally crushing on that seam binding - sigh -- soooo beautiful! Love those mums and your layout - such a beautiful card!!
Big hugs,
Sankari :)

Mary Gillmarten said...

Joan I love how different your card is from the others in the hop so far! Wow! Tres cool with the mums! How incredibly perfect!

Barbara said...

This is so pretty, Joan! I love the way you used the flowers and that seam binding is a perfect way to finish it off!

Lori said...

So pretty, Joan! Love the flowers against the white background and that fabulous crinkly seam binding ribbon, too.

Kimberly S said...

Beautiful stamped flowers, and a gorgeous seam binding Joan! :) hugs, Kimberly

Broni said...

GORGEOUS! I just love how you used these colors for your awesome flowers!!