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Thursday, January 14, 2016

Seize the Birthday Clean & Simple Challenge

Welcome to the FIRST SEIZE THE BIRTHDAY Challenge of 2016
We have a topping for you, too!
We are looking for "Clean & Simple" Birthday cards for our "topping".
You are always welcome to make "Any kind" of Birthday card too!
I decided to play along with the challenge.
I used KOI watercolor paints for the flower and added some sequins from Pretty Pink Posh.
Pretty Clean and Simple!!

stamps:  Clearly Besotted: Forever Friends, PTI Scripted Stamp
KOI watercolors, PPP clear sequins

I hope you join along with us to get a stash of birthday cards ready for mailing!


  1. What a beautiful stamp. Your watercoloring is so real I can smell the flowers. So pretty!

  2. Just beautiful your sweet flowers.

  3. OMG, this is stunning. Your watercoloring is awesome. Gorgeous.

  4. Ooooooh Colleen...this is just gorgeous! Never heard of those water colors before, but the color is fabulous and your coloring perfection! Lovely, lovely card!! :0)

  5. That bloom is gorgeous and so is the shading of it! Beautiful card, Colleen!

  6. This would be perfect for my sister! Gorgeous coloring & love your perfect CAS design, Colleen!

  7. Wonderful job of watercoloring, Colleen! Love that soft blue!

  8. Sensational watercoloring Colleen! Really adore this card!

  9. Stunning card Colleen! Gorgeous blooms and beautiful sentiment.


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