Tuesday, January 4, 2011

ColourQ66

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Happy 2011!  I hope everyone had a safe, happy & healthy New Year’s!  After taking a couple days off from stamping, I jumped right back in with Arielle’s stunning ColourQ challenge today:

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Be still, my heart---I am in love with these colors!  I have vowed this year to make MORE birthday cards---I never seem to have enough----so here is the first of the year:

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I had half of a Top Note diecut in my Basic Black folder and a few precious pieces of Soft Sky left, so I incorporated some polka dots into whatever I could—embossed, stamped and on DP!  My sentiment flag is from Lil’ Inker—thanks, Laura!  The polka dots are PTI, colored with markers or blender pen & ink. 

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Thanks for visiting today, and please stop over to the CQC blog and play with us!  I am sure that Santa must have brought you some new toys you could use!

  • Stamps:  Polka Dot Basics, PTI; Sentiment Flags, Lil’Inker Designs
  • Paper:  WW, BB, Soft Sky, So Saffron & Daffodil Delight Patterns DP
  • Ink:  Memento Black, Soft Sky
  • Acc:  Dies:  Top Note, Flower Layers 3, EK Success Scallop Punch, Boho Blossom & Scallop Oval Punch, Rhinestone brad, satin ribbon scrap, markers, blender pen, paper piercer, Perfect Polka Dots EF, baby rhinestones

Enjoy your day!

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11 comments:

  1. These colors are lovely together, and I so wish SU! would bring back Soft Sky! Love all the polka dots!

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  2. I am glad you're enjoying my blog, you're welcome anytime...take whatever inspiration you need. Have a great day!

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  3. What a great card from the inspiration LeAnne! love all the layers and textures and super colors!

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  4. Beautiful card. I love the scalloped layers and the little black brads you added. What a precious baby!

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  5. Very pretty card. Love the adorable picture. TFS

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  6. Aaaack! That BABY is pure sugar! I'm positively DROOLING... Oh, LeAnne! You are truly blessed! AND, to think that you took time off from stamping.... {Wha?} and then just plunked out a CARD LIKE THIS! Oh, honey - you ARE gooooood. This is some SERIOUSLY fantastic paper craft! Yipeeee!

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  7. I love seeing pictures of your baby. She is just precious! Love your card too.
    Kate

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  8. Your card is a perfect match to the inspiration piece--looooove all the polka dots!

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  9. love what you've done with this LeAnne ~ love how the card mirrors the inspiration photo! and then Cassidy, gorgeous of course! So So Sweet!

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