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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Color Throwdown #283


Hello everyone!! The hostess for this weeks Color Throwdown Challenge is the wonderful Wanda and she has picked a real striking color combo. Since I have Grands staying with me this week for spring break, I went real CAS. I don't have a lot of time because I can't to get out of the kitchen...it seems we just finish one meal and they are ready for another!! We may have to order pizza tonight because I'm already sick of cooking and it's only Wednesday...LOL!!!! Anyway....


My card features stamps from Papertrey Ink's Mums the Word set. The mums were stamped with Tangerine Tango and the leaves and stems were stamped with Certainly Celery. The Savvy Dies thanks die was used to cut the sentiment out of Basic Gray card stock and the sewing and enamel dots finish  it off. 

I hope these pretty colors inspire you to join our challenge...I'd love to see what you create!!!! 

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 CTD283 to the keywords section when you upload your cards to an online gallery so we can find your creations!!

You can find out all the challenge details on the Color Throwdown Blog. 

Now, do you want to see some beautiful inspiration?? Check out what the Color Throwdown Designers have created for you this week!!

Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits
Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations
Joan Ervin - Stamping With a Passion - that's me!!
Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Color
Lori Tecler - Inking a Loud
Tammy Hershberger - Stamp Happy
Vickie Zimmer - Smitten With All Things Stamping
Melody Ripple A Paper Melody
Monika Davis - M.A.D Stamper
Gloria Stengel- March Guest Designer - Scraps of Life


Thanks for stopping by...have a wonderful and crafty day!!!!

14 comments:

Annette Allen said...

beautiful.. simple and so sweet..

Becky said...

What a gorgeous CAS card, I love the stitching.

Anne Temple said...

Fabulous CAS card. Love that stamp set too.

Wanda Cullen said...

Gorgeous one layer card, Joan! Love that stitching detail that grounds your flowers!

Stampingcountry said...

Great Crisp, Clean Look!

jimlynn said...

CAS and very nice! Love those beautiful flowers.
Have fun with the grands and pizza sounds like a good deal to me!
Lynn

Tammy said...

Beautiful colors and beautiful card! Love the stamp you used

Lori said...

Clean and simple, and pretty, too! Love the stitching at the bottom of the card. Enjoy the time with your grands!

Monika/Buzsy said...

Lovely card Joan. The stitching and the candy dots are the perfect embellishments.

Charlene said...

Just beautiful!!!

Julia Aston said...

Beautiful blooms on this delightful CAS card Joan!

Courtney K said...

such a sweet card - love the stitching along the bottom.

Broni said...

The mums are gorgeous and I love, love, love your stitched ground!! Great use of the enamel dots too! I hope you''re done cooking!!!

Tammy Hershberger said...

This is darling, Joan and I LOOOOOOVE that stitching! Great detail!