Sunday, July 7, 2013

Color Combos Galore #246 - A Bit of Americana

These colors are PERFECT for week 1 of July. Aren't those robots the cutest? Not only is the Inspiration Board extremely patriotic, but also very masculine...I  love a chance to get in some boy projects :)  Here is how I was inspired by the story board...

2 Yrs.
Supply List:
Stampin' Up! - Cardstock (Basic Grey, Whisper White); Patterned Paper (red); Punch (Star)
Simple Stories [24/7] - Stickers (arrow, star, smile, awesome, heart label, border); Patterned Paper (2)
Fancy Pants [The Good Life] - Number Stickers (red) [Kraft Kuts - That Boy] - Letter Stickers (blue)
Echo Park [Charming] - Patterned Paper (numbers, flashcards, chevron)
My Mind's Eye [Remarkable] - Patterned Paper (Blue Polka Dot, Postcard flashcard) 
Colorbok - Notebook edge photo mat
Crate Paper [Toy Box] - Sticker (year)

Inspiration Photo #3/Focus On Style: Masculine/Boys
(male photos subject and elements)
Other Inspiration:
Inspiration Photo #1: punched stars (idea: game pieces);Inspiration Photo #3: photo with bricks (brick wall in background), wood patterned paper (idea: flooring);Inspiration Photo #4: postcard flashcard (idea: postage marks), number strip (idea: numbers strip in pillow pattern)

Happy Birthday!
Supply List:
Stampin' Up! - Cardstock (Crumb Cake, Real Red, Night of Navy); Punches (Cogs, 1/2 & 1/4 inch circle); Embossing Folder (Houndstooth)
Simple Stories [24/7] - Patterned Paper (black chevron); Stickers (heart, red circle letter); [Sn@p Life] - Patterned Paper (graph)
American Crafts [Remarks] - Sticker (Robot); [Other] - Brads
Fancy Pants [The Good Life] - Letter Stickers
Fiskars - Bracket Border Punch
Making Memories - Wire

Inspiration Photo #3/Focus On Style: Masculine/Boys
(used robot sticker and theme, and Cogs)
Other Inspiration:
Inspiration Photo #1: grid patterned paper (idea: checkerboard)

Be sure to check out this video Janet created, breaking down some of the challenge prompts and how things work...


I hope you will join us this week,  the deadline for all of July's challenges is the 28th....I can't wait to see what you come up with!

Thanks for looking!

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1 comment:

Jinny Newlin said...

Great projects, Kelly! Really love the little, vintage touches on your page, and that robot is ADORABLE, especially with all those fun, added gears! Great job!