Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Color Throwdown #85

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This week is  CTD Challenge #85, brought to you by our hostess Cathy!  Aren’t these colors of Baja Breeze, Garden Green and Certainly Celery so soft & soothing?  Just beautiful! 

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I hope you will be able to create something extra-special with these hues, in “honor” of Cathy, as she’ll be stepping down from the CTD team for a little break.  Be sure to check all the details on the sidebar of the CTD blog and put your creativity to work with these wonderful colors!

I chose the Mojo Sketch #131 for my layout---I thought it would be easy, but it turned into a little more of a challenge than I thought!  Here’s the sketch:

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And here’s my take on it, using some retired Baja Breeze papers and Pocket Silhouettes:

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This is a 6” x 3 1/4” card; I wish I had made it a little taller to compensate for the width of the ribbon.  But I hope someone will like it---it’s always good to have get well cards in my stash!  Now let’s see what the other girls have created this week:

Broni * Tammy * Cathy * Barbara * Danielle * Kristin and our Guest Designer, Pam Speidel!

As always, if you have any questions, please contact me!  Have a great day!

16 comments:

  1. Seriously?! When I saw the Mojo Monday sketch this was the set that automatically popped into me head. This card is just gorgeous!

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  2. I don't believe this was a challenge for you at all! This is beautiful!

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  3. So sweet, LeAnne!! Seems we had the same idea for layouts, LOL! Love those images you used.

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  4. Your card is absolutely stunning! Love everything about it. Great job on a tough sketch too!

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  5. I really like this, LeAnne. Love how you used the flower silhouettes, the great ribbon and the ribbon treatment!

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  6. Love Love LOVE how you did the ribbon, LeAnne! Too cool!

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  7. Love your beautiful creation! :)

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  8. Just beautiful, LeAnne! Love that color palette and that stamp set is one of my very favorite SU sets!! GREAT job with these challenges!!

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  9. I love your ribbon treatment! What a fabulous way to get that little "something extra" in there.

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  10. I love your Get Well Wishes card. The colors are very pleasing along with the design. Thanks for sharing this with us.

    Joan
    MN

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  11. so pretty Leanne I am getting this stamp set finally next week! I don;t know why I waited so long...love your ispiration here!

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  12. Beautiful card, LeAnne! I LOVE that gingham ribbon!

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  13. What a perfect combination
    I love the sketch the colours and the stamps!
    Well done LeAnne!

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  14. Love this -- especially how you did the sentiment!!

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  15. great job on the sketch challenge and its perfect for this color combo...awesome card!!

    I have missed playing along the last couple of weeks...craziness here at our house(soccer season has started) and then I hurt my back so it has been way to long...hopefully I am back at it once again!!

    debhorst
    http://debhorstcreaterofsendablesentiments.blogspot.com/

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