Sunday, April 8, 2012

the paper players - color challenge time!

Happy Easter everyone! I hope each of you have a blessed day with your family and friends!

I am having such a fun time as guest designer for The Paper Players. I love knowing that I will be in my craft room at least once a week working on a little something fun for each weekly challenge. This week it's a color challenge by the super talented LeAnne Pugliese.

At first I thought I was going to make a boy card with these colors, but then I really wanted to pull out my new Mixed Bunch stamp set (which I swore I didn't need, but after seeing all of the great ideas others have created with this stamp set... it pushed me over the edge and I broke down and bought it!)

I went with clean lines with this card, but I just love how striking those big flowers are...especially in this color. So bold and bright!

Stamp Set: Mixed Bunch, Friendly Phrases
Whisper White, Pool Party, Not Quite Navy, Certainly Celery DSP (polka dots)
Ink: Not Quite Navy, markers - Certainly Celery, Not Quite Navy
Accessories: Dimensionals, Dazzling Diamonds, 2 Way Glue, In-Color Brads (Pool Party)

Tools: Blossom Flower punch

Join the rest of the Paper Players design team and grab Pool Party, Certainly Celery, and Not Quite Navy (or any colors similar) and head on over to link up your creation and join in the fun! The designers have some great inspiration awaiting you!


LeAnne said...

This IS fabulous---very simple layout but those flowers really pack a punch! I love the brads too, and that sentiment is from one of my favorite sets! Thanks for bringing my colors to their best bold beauty!

DJsandK said...

Love it! You are amazing!

DJsandK said...

Love it! You are amazing!

Shirley Pumpkin said...

Hey Girl!!

I love your card. I always love things in three's and you have the flowers and the brads!! I really need to get that punch!! It's hard to control my spending when I see all these cute cards!!


Ann Schach said...

What a sweet card, Heidi! I love the flowers and the fabulous way you incorporated the challenge colors! The brads are the perfect touch!

Nance Leedy said...

This is fabulous Heidi! Love this layout--its perfect to feature those big bold flowers. That sentiment is perfectly placed and I love the trio of brads too. Just a fabulous design all-around!

Julie Hoffman said...

This is beautiful! I love how you layered the flowers! Great layout!

Anne Marie Hile said...

Heidi, this card is simply wonderful, in all the best ways. Clean design, bold blossoms ad those designer brads are the perfect finishing touch. Awesomeness! You made these colors sing! Hope you had a wonderful Easter! Big hugs! :)

Jenn Picard said...

Love how rich the NQN flowers look. Such a fabulous CAS design and the trio of pool party brads are perfectly placed. I am definately adding this to my must CASE folder!

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