Sunday, July 19, 2009

2 cards, 2 challenges today!

I have been following this site for a bit now, but haven't participated until today. I am finally caught up with some sketches from last week and actually had this morning to play along! Color Throwdown was to combine amethyst, garden green and buttercup- the sketch is mine. Love this color combo and it made a great birthday card for my stash! Used CTMH amethyst and buttercup cardstock and markers, my DT stamp Gracie (from Sherrod Studio), for the flowers, MS punch. Misc ribbon from Michael's and Heidi Grace pins.

365 Cards is Super Sketchy Sunday and I really liked this sketch. Bought some new "clearance" items and tried my hand at a felt boarder. It is a little bright green but thought it worked for the bright cheeriness of this card. Even used a rubon for the inside of the card. I think decorating the inside adds and extra pizzazz, but usually forget to do it- LOL! The patterned paper is K&Co sweet berry, the rest of the items are just miscellaneos stuff I have had or been given by Kris.

have a great sunday! off to the grocery store, then the pool, then who knows what. Hopefully a family movie night to see Inkheart.....
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7 comments:

Sherry said...

Great card and love the paper you used.

Chrissie said...

That is sweet!
Clever pics too!
Chrissie

Mojo Hugs said...

Very SWEET! Both delightful cards.

Bohemian Gypsy said...

I love this card Kelly. Again the red is gorgeous.
Hugs
Michelle

~amy~ said...

wowza....LOVE it....the colors are absolutely bright, fun and excellent!!!

Juliana said...

Both cards are quite lovely!
I really like the papers you used for the color throwdown card!! Beautiful main image, too!

The 365 card is so bright and cheerful!! So much fun!

Gloria Stengel said...

I LOVE these cards! Esp. the 365 sketch! I just purchased that MS punch and it is fantastic, right?! You are VERY creative! I love seeing what you make!