Monday, September 7, 2009

The Pink Elephant Challenge #31

Hello Everyone!! Happy Labor Day to all my US Friends!! It is so nice to have an extra long weekend especially after school started for DS a few weeks ago and we are still adjusting.

Well It's Monday and you all know what that means...another Challenge over at The Pink Elephant!! This week is a color challenge using Black, Red, Yellow & White.

Whenever it comes to color challenges I tend to struggle with them especially when they are colors that I normally don't use or combine with one another. I used Red & yellow as my main colors today. The image is Tilda with Tag by Magnolia. I just love these sweet images. She is colored with Copics and cut out with circle nesties. I used my Zig Zag border punch which is not one that I normally reach for but liked with the layout. All the layers are raised with foam tape for extra depth and I added red pearls and a button for my embellishments.

Make sure to head over to The Pink Elephant to see all the fabulous cards that my fellow design team members have created for this week. We hope that you will be inspired and play along with us!! Have a fabulous Monday!! :D



Recipe:

Paper: Pure Poppy CS (Papertrey), Barely Banana CS (SU), Classic Crest Solar White CS, Homespun Collection DP (Memorybox)

Stamp: Tilda with Tag (Magnolia), Mixed Messages (Papertrey)

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

Tools: Large Classic Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Large Classic Scalloped Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Zig Zag Border Punch (Martha Stewart)

Copics: E000, E00, E11, E25, E33,E99, R14, R17,R20, R27, Y0000, Y000, YR21

Embellishments: Pearls, Button, 5/8" Grosgrain Ribbon, .01 Black Liner Pen (American Crafts), Lemon & Red Spica Glitter pens (Copic), White Gel Pen, Floss, Foam Tape

Happy Stamping!!

Sheri

7 comments:

Rose said...

Adorable Sheri! I love what you have done with the color challenge! Just gorgeous! Have a great holiday!

jen said...

o LOVE how this turned out-- it is so busy, yet beautiful!

Melissa Craig said...

This is a fabulous card! I spent about 5 minutes reading comments on SCS on how Magnolia creeped out these people. I think they're adorable images and your card proved it!!

the whimsical butterfly said...

Oh, this is fantastic, Sheri!!! I ADORE your coloring on the image and how you added the just because to the little sign. This is awesome!!!

Bee said...

Lovely! Great design and the colour match of your image and materials is superb.
Thanks for adding my candy to your blog and joining in :)
Crafts By Bee

Jeannie said...

Cute card with a great color combo and layout!

Peace and Luv,
Jeannie

tina said...

I LOVE all the detail in your card, Sheri! It's absolutely gorgeous. :)

 
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