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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Color Throwdown Challenge #263


Hello everyone!!! It's Wednesday again and you know what that means...it's time for another Color Throwdown Challenge!!!! The fabulous Bar is our hostess this week and she has chosen a palette of Halloween colors....how fun!!!! 


My card features the owls from Taylored Expressions  Owl-o-ween set and the matching dies. The owls were colored with Copics,  cutout with the coordinating dies, and popped up with foam tape. Doodlebug's Halloween Parade 6x6 paper pad from the Halloween Project Pantry Kit was used with the branch die to create the branch. The sentiment from the same set was stamped with Versamark and embossed with white embossing powder. The gray cloud was cutout with the Build a Scene-Swirly Clouds die and embossed with a Dotted Swiss embossinf folder, the moon was punched from orange card stock, the bat from the Owl-o-ween was stamped with Versafine Onyx Black, and the Doodlebug Sprinkles finish 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 CTD263 to the keywords section when youupload your card to an online gallery so we can find your work!!

Now, do you want to see some beautiful inspiration??? Here are the CTD 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 
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!!!!!
Supply List:
TE Stamps: Owl-o-ween
Paper: Choice Snow White (TE), Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight (SU), Doodlebug Halloween Parade 6x6 paper pad from the Halloween Project Pantry Kit (TE)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Versafine Onyx Black, Versamark ( Tsukineko)
Accessories: Doodlebug Sprinkles (TE) White EP,  1 1/2 " circle punch (SU) Markers (Copics), Dotted Swiss Embossing Folder (Cuttlebug)
TE Dies: Owl-o-ween Coordinating Dies,  Build a Scene - Swirly Clouds



11 comments:

Tammy said...

Adorable! Love the super cute owls and the wonderful background! Punny sentiment too!

Annette Allen said...

how CUTE...

Anne Temple said...

This is adorable! Love the textures and the branch in the herringbone pattern is a fantastic idea.

jimlynn said...

Great colors of Halloween and a darling card! Love those little owls.
Lynn

Kimberly S said...

Awww...they are just super cute Joan! Love how nicely they stand out with that dark background. :) hugs, Kimberly

VanessaB said...

super cute!

Lori said...

Those owls are adorable and perfect for these colors! Love the die cut branch in the houndstooth pattern, too.

Maria said...

What a FUN Halloween card...love those sweet owls!

Wanda Cullen said...

Simple adorable! Love the patterned branch...such a fun detail!

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

This is completely OWL-dorable!!!!!!!
Lol !! So cute !!! :))
Love that TE owl set & dies...!!
Great colors & patterns for a fun color palette !! I love this candy chall -- hope I get a chance to play along!! :))

Vickie Z said...

Adorable sweet cute Hallo Eve card!! The swirly clouds just make me smile!!