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Thursday, April 4, 2013

Festive Friday Color Challenge

This is not the traditional Christmas colors of green and red, but certainly they are striking and very elegant!  The colors are aqua, pink and I went for my Vintage Ornaments and used some gold filigree embossing powder, I also just happened to have Encore Ultimate Metallic Gold Ink!!  SCORE!!

Go HERE to check out last weeks winners and then scroll down to the new color challenge and the inspiration from the design team.  You have until next Wednesday, the 10th of April to enter this challenge...and let me tell you this is a perfect way to get your Christmas cards done without the stress of doing it while you are also trying to bake and shop for gifts!!

Paper:  PTI:  white and aqua mist
inks:  aqua mist, memento angel pink, Encore metallic gold
stamps:  PTI Vintage Ornaments, Love Lives Here:  Holiday, Heart 2 Heart # 2, Birthday Style 
dimensionals:   DOTS from Kloset Kreations


  1. Like, liKE, LIKE!!! Lovely card, soft colors, not traditional. And YES... very elegant!

  2. Oh, I LOVE this design!!! SO clever to use Maile's banner to hold up your ornaments, it works so well!!

    Thank you so much for your lovely comment, Colleen - you're so kind :) I am doing well, thank you for thinking of me.

    Glad to see you back in the gallery!!

  3. So soft and pretty, Colleen!! Great idea to use the little garland from PTI (I want that versatile looking!)! Always happy to come see your creations with us at Festive Friday!

  4. So these colors together.

  5. Such a pretty card. I need to get those Vintage ornaments. Congrats on another shout out... You are on a roll.

  6. Wow adorable card Colleen and congrats with the shout out.


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