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Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Color Throwdown Challenge #363


Hello everyone and welcome to this week's Color Throwdown Challenge!! Wanda is our hostess and she has picked some delicate, soft colors for us to play with: pale mint green, saffron yellow, and ivory. I almost made a wedding card but decided to get started on my Christmas cards instead. 


My card features the dove dies from Impressions Obsession. They were cut out of vanilla cardstock and popped up on the pale yellow background that was embossed with a Sizzix brick die and sponged with barely banana. 


The peace sentiment die and the fern, both from IO, were cut out of a pale green cardstock and the tiny rhinestones for the doves eyes finish it off. 

Remember, be sure to add CTD363 to the keywords section when you upload your cards to an online gallery so we can find your creations!! Also, please use #ctd363 and #colorthrowdown on social media sites. 

You will find all the challenge details on the Color Throwdown Blog. 


Check out what the Color Throwdown DT has created for you today!!


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
Jodi Collins - Stamping a Latte
Michele Boyer - Paper Cuts - October Guest Designer
Christine Dring - Chrispy's Creations - Guest Star Stamper

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


8 comments:

Annette Allen said...

wow what a gorgeous card..

jimlynn said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Love those colors.
Lynn

Michele Boyer said...

So soft and pretty, Joan. I love the background!

Tammy Hershberger said...

Oh Joan, this turned out beautifully! I love what you did with these colors!

Sue B said...

Oh this is really beautiful Joan… what a wonderful design and colour combo. It makes for a lovely Christmas Card… something a bit different and I love it!!
Thanks for your lovely comments on my blog
Hope you have a great weekend
Big hugs, Sue B xx

Wanda Cullen said...

Wow, this is such a gorgeous, non-traditional Christmas card! Love that subtle brick background!

JoAnn said...

Gorgeous card. The soft colors make it so pretty. Love the background and the Peace die cut.

Chris D. said...

Wow! What an amazing take on the colors and such a beautiful Christmas card!