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Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Color Throwdown Challenge #375


Hello everyone...I hope you are having a good week!!! We have had some beautiful days around here!! The temps have been in the 60's and 70's. The problem with that is the plants and trees think it's spring and start to bloom...then when it gets colder and we have a freeze, we loose all the flowers and fruit. What a bummer!! Hopefully, we won't have a freeze and spring comes early!! Anyway....

It's Wednesday and time for this week's Color Throwdown Challenge!! It's my turn to host the challenge and I have picked some bright, springy colors!!! I hope to see lots of flowers, birds, trees, and fun critters in the CTD gallery this week!!!


My card features the cute Stampin Up! set called Circle of Spring...I haven't played with my SU goodies for ages. I love this wreath set!! The wreath, popped up fussy cut flowers, and the fussy cut bow were all stamped with Memento Gray Flannel and colored with Copics. The sentiment is from the same set and orange rhinestones were added to the flower centers. Plain and simple but great for mailing...this will go in the mail tomorrow for my friend's birthday. 

Remember, be sure to add CTD375 to the keywords section when you upload your cards to an online gallery so we can find your creations!! Also, please use #375 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
Vickie Zimmer - Smitten With All Things Stamping
Jodi Collins - Stamping a Latte
Lisa Henke - My Little Creative Escape 
Lynn Put - The Queen's Scene
Amy Rysavy - Prairie Paper & Stamps - January Guest
Gloria Lee - Gloria's Craft Room - Guest Star Stamper

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



Supply List:
Stamps: Circle of Spring from Stampin Up!
Paper: Smoky Slate, Peach Parfait, White
Ink: Memento Gray Flannel
Accessories: Orange Rhinestones, Copics

12 comments:

Wanda Cullen said...

LOVE this gorgeous wreath and really loved your colors this week! I wish I could bring some of your warmer FL temps up my way! So windy and cold here this week! Brrrr!

Tammy Hershberger said...

Beautiful card, Joan! I love these colors... can't wait to play!

Lynn Put said...

This is beautiful! I love your wreath with the pretty 3D flowers and wonderful coloring.

Celeste Goff said...

Beautiful card! Love the little bit of dimension you added by cutting and popping up a few of the flowers!

Susan said...

Love how simple and soft this beautiful card is! I just ordered this wreath stamp set from SU, and am waiting it's arrival. Thanks for a future idea!

Kim said...

I love your beautiful floral wreath Joan!! I also really love the layout on the square card. Very nice!!

Vickie Z said...

Gorgeous wreath!! LOVED these colors!!

Broni said...

Joan, your card is so beautiful! LOVE that delicate floral wreath! Perfect use of the great color combo!

Barbara said...

I adore that wreath, Joan!!! Simple but so elegant! Loved these colors, too!!

Charlene said...

SO pretty!!!

Pon Malar said...

Such a pretty card, love how you incorporated the colors in the wreath :) and so happy to participate in your challenges..

Tracie Pond said...

Hello Joan! You had me at the wreath, then add those gorgeous flowers. Amazing! Tracie Pond