Monday, March 12, 2012

Color Combos Galore #220 & #222! - Cards Week!

We're still doing a bit of catching up over at Color Combos Galore...So, I've got a couple of challenges to share with you today.

Here is the first one, #220:

Here is my card:

Celebrate U
I drew inspiration from the glass with flowers, and used my big 'U' as a vase.  I stamped a canvas looking background make it real subtle, I stamped the image off once on scrap paper, and than stamped it on the piece that I was using.  I then stamped my leaves, and long-stemmed flower images right over it. Finally, I Stamped my 'U' separately, cut it out, and popped it up with dimensional tape before centering it over my leaves and flowers.  Anyway....

Here is my supply list for this one:
stamps - Stampin' Up! (The Art of Life, All about U)
cardstock - Stampin' Up! (Mauve Mist, Kiwi Kiss, Very Vanilla)
ink - Stampin' Up! (Rose Romance, Kiwi Kiss, Mauve Mist)
Patterned Paper - Pink Paislee (Hometown Summer)
other - Stampin' Up! ( Linen Thread, pearls, Vintage Wallpaper embossing folder, scallop edge punch, ticket corner punch, button)

On to the next one, #222:

Here is my card:

For Baby
Products that I used starting with the letters of my name:
K - Kraft card stock
E - Embossing folder
L - Ledger paper---
L - Letter stickers--
Y - Yarn-----------

I also drew inspiration from the name tag theme by using some office themed supplies (ledger paper, notebook paper edge punch) 

Supply List:
cardstock - Stampin' Up! (Crumb Cake, Cool Caribbean, Certainly Celery, Whisper White)
patterned paper - Simple Stories (brown gingham); My Mind's Eye (turquoise grid);Stampin' Up! (ledger)
letter stickers - Lily Bee Design (Harvest Market)
yarn - Red Heart Yarn (Coffee)
other - Stampin' Up! (baker's twine, green button, Perfect Polka Dot embossing folder, edge punch); unknown (wooden button)

Thanks for looking!

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Tomomi Nomura(nom) said...

An inspiration is always received from your work.
Both are great cards.

Kelly said...

Thanks, Tomomi :)

Danie May said...

Kelly I really love seeing your beautiful work over at CCG, both cards are just fabulous!

Kelly said...

Thank-you so much for stopping by to tell me that...made my day :)

Janet Perafan-Babar said...

Hey there! I totally agree with Tomomi and Danie, the way you interpret and see the inspiration is just amazing!!! You are so clever and the designs are always so great, love these!!!

Kelly said...

Thank-you, Janet! It's easy to do with such great inspiration photos ;)

Janet Perafan-Babar said...

thank you!! wait, does that mean I need to challenge you guys a little harder? LOL!!!!