Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Color Throwdown Challenge #296

Hello everyone....hope you are all surviving the summer heat so far!!! My hubs brought home another 7-8 gallons of green beans from the garden so we canned several pints and quarts yesterday. It's a lot of work but they taste sooo good!!!'s Wednesday again and that means we have another Color Throwdown Challenge for you!! This week Lori brought us such a soft and pretty combo...hope it inspires you to play along!!!

My card features the sentiment stamp from Taylored Expressions Big Bold Thanks was stamped on the Label Stacklets 8 diecut and popped up on foam dots.  The flowers were cut out with the TE Bugabee Flower dies and then embossed with the Dotted Swiss embossing folder. The leaves were cut out with the TE Leafy Branch die....

and the washi tape, enamel dots, and the thread finish it off. 

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
Cindy Lawrence - The Creative Closet
Lori Tecler - Inking a Loud
Tammy Hershberger - Stamp Happy
Vickie Zimmer - Smitten With All Things Stamping
Monika Davis - M.A.D Stamper
Susan Moore - June Guest Designer - The Dies Have It
Guest Star Stamper - Betty Schaub - Zack's Nanna's Creative Imagination

Thanks for stopping by...have a great crafty day!!!
Supply List:
Taylored Expressions Stamps: Big Bold Thanks
Paper: Choice Snow White (TE), Cool Caribbean, Pink Pirouette, Regal Rose, Kiwi Kiss (SU)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: Enamel Dots (Doodlebug),  Washi Tape (Doodlebug, Trendy Tape), Thread
Taylored Expressions Dies: Leafy Brancy, Bugabee Flowers, Label Stacklets 8


Monika/Buzsy said...

Very pretty Joan. Love the little flowers and the washi strips.

Broni said...

LOVE the random collage layout here, Joan! And that sentiment graphic is SO, SO cute!! Great card!

Anonymous said...

So pretty! I love the colors and those flowers are adorable!

Vickie Z said...

Love the sentiment and cluster of flowers!! Wonderful!

Wanda Cullen said...

Gorgeous floral design with so many sweet details! I recall the days of canning green beans, but now that I discovered the Allen's brand of canned beans, I can no more! :-)

Joanne (jojot) said...

a really delightful floral CAS

sorry I don't get here much anymore...just don't have time in the day for blogland anymore....however, tonight I am stopping in to see some of fav people and what they have been up to

hope all is well with you and yours

Tammy said...

Love the colors you used for the flowers and great way to frame the sentiment!

Shannon White said...

OMWord Joan!! This is Beyond Adorable!! Love the fun Washi and Sweet embossed flowers too! Soo Darling!! 8-)


Maria said...

What a lovely thank you card with all the pretty flowers! Great addition with washi tape and thread, too!:-)

Maria said...

What a lovely thank you card with all the pretty flowers! Great addition with washi tape and thread, too!:-)

Annette Allen said...

wow your take on the challenge is GORGEOUS.. love all the little flowers and the added washi tape..

Betty Wright said...

Joan, this is terrific! Great sentiment and details!

Tammy Hershberger said...

This is darling, Joan! I love the sweet cluster of flowers with the washi behind it! (Sorry I'm so late with comments this week!)