Tuesday, June 21, 2011

ColourQ 90 & Mojo 196

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It’s Tuesday and that means it’s ColourQ time!  Here is the fun color challenge Arielle has given us today:

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These colors could lend themselves to so many images---I hope you’ll take the challenge and put your spin on them.  I chose a little digital image from Arielle along with the Mojo Monday 196 sketch:

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and here’s my card:

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For some reason, I really struggled with this card—it just didn’t come together as easily as I would have liked!  I did some paper piecing with Poppy Parade Patterns DP on the little quilt as well as the pincushion from SU’s Sew Suite set; some embossing and a punched border and I printed the sentiment teeny tiny so I could use the sentiment flag from Laura!  I think it bothers me that the pins cause my Brilliant Blue panel to pucker…..but, as my boss used to say, “It is what it is!”

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Thanks for visiting today!  Any questions, give me a shout!

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20 comments:

  1. Leanne...I would never have guessed you struggled! Such a sweet, whimsical card! Love the color combo too!

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  2. I really like your card...I adore that scrunched up baby face!

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  3. Total cuteness, Leanne! You? Struggle? Nah.... Great card, dear friend, and that little sweetie is growing up entirely too fast!!!

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  4. The struggle was well worth the effort...love this crisp red, white, and blue beauty, LeAnne! And thank you for your very kind comment!

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  5. Leanne, this is a great card...guess I need that pincushion...ha-ha! I'm really enjoying getting your blog notification daily! Thanks! And I love that face!! :D

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  6. ..LOVE YOUR BLOG! ...just a thoought about your pucker. Did you stick the pins through the back threads of the button, then use a glue dot? That may help. OMG I can't believe I'm trying to give advice to the "master"!! Forgive me!

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  7. Cassidy's sassy face cracks me up today! Hee Hee! For struggling with this card, it sure came out beautifully. I love all of the fun details you added, as always and the colors looks gorgeous together. Very pretty! Hugs! :)

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  8. I live to see this baby.Every morning I check your site first. what an adorable child, she has captured my heart.

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  9. this is a great card using this color combo-your sweet little dgd looks so cute wrinkling up her nose

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  10. Great card LeeAnne and I just love that pic of Cassidy!! I may not leave messages everyday but I am loving your posts daily!!

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  11. What a 'cool' card for a hot day...I'm going to have to get that EF - it's such a great look. And Miss Cassidy - LOVE THAT CHILD!
    I'm tempted to print off this pic to tape to my computer - her little face just brightens my day.
    Hugs to you both!

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  12. What a CUTIE that Cassidy is. What a look! You sure catch some darling shots. BTW - I like your card too LeAnne. I don't see these pukers you're referring too? I like the brick - is it a texture plate? Going to Laura's link now. Have a great day!

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  13. Your card is fabulous!!! I love it! I love the pins!!! I will have to try that. Cassidy is just soooo cute. Hugs,

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  14. Hi LeAnne, I fit those pages in there by trimming my 12X12 paper down a little before I start so there is more room in the page protector. And I always stand my albums up straight instead of laying them down. That way they don't get squished.

    Love your card! too cute!

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  15. What a darling card and your embellishments are just perfection! Thanks for playing along with Mojo Monday!

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  16. What a fun card Leanne. The colors are just so fresh (perfect for summer) and you used them so well.

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  17. It's against the law to be that cute...I swear!

    Your card is adorable too, really! Love the colors and the embossed background looks fab!

    Have a great day!

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  18. Leanne... I love this card, I love all the little stuff you added. The colors are fun too. Fabulous!!

    Hugs
    Shirley

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  19. Love, love your card, great job

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  20. Love, love your card, great job

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