Saturday, January 24, 2009

Daring Color Combo and Big Announcement!

Hi everyone! I managed to get a card cranked out this morning!

I used the sketch from Our Creative Corner!

I came up with this color combo by looking in my paper box and figuring out which colors I NEVER use! I had a bunch of Garden Green hanging around, so I went with that... as you can see I didn't even use any of the plain cardstock because I ended up using some scrap Wild Wasabi which is almost identical to the Garden Green!

The color combo drove me to use the Strawberry from Tart & Tangy. I started with the sketch and the colors first, not the image... it actually worked out well!

This has brought me to a big announcement... beginning this THURSDAY I will be hosting a daring color challenge! Every other week there will be prizes and I will be looking for a design team to come up with samples!

Are you interested in becoming part of the design team? Email me 3 of your best works, it can be a card, scrapbook page or a 3d altered item. There is no compensation for being part of this design team, but your blog will be promoted! My email is riley@divinedancer.com.

Card Details:
Paper: Whisper White, Certainly Celery, Pixie Pink, & Wild Wasabi Dp
Stamps: Tart & Tangy, Lots of Thoughts
Ink: Garden Green, Pixie Pink & Certainly Celery markers
Accessories: Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Swiss Dots Embossing Folder (ProvoCraft), Certainly Celery Ribbon, Markers

*All supplies are Stampin' Up unless otherwise noted!

Have a great day!!!!

12 comments:

  1. What a fun card! Love the colors. How exciting about your new challenge. Have fun!

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  2. What a pretty card. The colours are amazing.
    Viv xx

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  3. You used my favorite colors! Yey! Pink and green! My blog is pink and green. Check it out, not kidding!
    But seriously, your card is simply adorable!

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  4. Wow! Very pretty and sweet! You have the nicest color combos! Great job on the challenge! Love your blog too!
    Have a great Sunday! :)
    L

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  5. Wow, your card is fabulous! I love the colours you have used!
    Geetings from Germany
    Simone

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  6. Very pretty! Love the spring colors.

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  7. What a pretty card!! And if I scrolled down to see the other posts that I missed, then I would know what's going on, huh?! :)

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  8. Such a pretty card - Riley!!!
    Thank you for playing the OCCC!!

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  9. What a CUTE card, Riley!!
    Funny thing is--the PINK would be daring for me!! LOL!

    I love the idea of your new challenge!! I will be looking forward to participating!!

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  10. wow! you are ambitious! (and I love garden green!!) I'm going to try to remember to click on here on Thursdays!

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