Tuesday, July 19, 2011

ColourQ94

CQC94 banner

Happy Tuesday, peeps! I am still recovering from convention, phew! So much information to absorb! I was happy to get some stamping time in just for fun, using Arielle’s ColourQ colors for today:

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Perfect summertime colors, don’t you think? I totally CASEd a card from Kelly the Gingham Girl; I substituted Wild Wasabi for the Green Galore because I wanted to use the Patterns DP that I had, along with my little flag die. What do you think?

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I did not put pearls on mine, but just strung the banners along some baker’s twine, then added a button, some embossing and a sentiment from Happiest Birthday Wishes:

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Check out the inside:

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I used my markers to color in this fun sentiment from the same set!

I hope you’ll find these yummy summer colors to your liking and that you’ll play along with us. Sashay on over to the CQC blog and strut your stuff; you might just be crowned the QUEEN!

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Wee Details:

  • Stamps: Itty Bitty Bits, Happiest Birthday Wishes
  • Paper: Whisper White, Wild Wasabi, Patterns DP in Tangerine Tango, Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight & Rich Razzleberry
  • Ink: Tangerine Tango, Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight & Rich Razzleberry
  • Acc: Baker’s Twine, 1/2 Circle Punch, Perfect Polka Dot EF; Brights Button, Decorative Label Punch, Flag Die, Markers in Tangerine Tango, Wild Wasabi, Daffodil Delight & Rich Razzleberry

Beach picture 1

Cassidy’s first beach adventure!

19 comments:

  1. Love this! Love love love the colors!!! and the bakers twine....yummy!!!!

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  2. Love Love LOOOOVE these colors and I totally WANT one of those flag dies. Awesome design!

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  3. This is just adorable, LeAnne! LOVE the colors and the banner...is the flag die Stampin' Up!? Welcome back and I'm so glad you had a good time at convention!

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  4. Love the card! Straight out of a Popsicle Box for sure! Your ocean pictures is giving me the itch! We're three hours from Maine. :(

    Welcome Back from Convention! Looking forward to your next posts!

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  5. Your cards are SO NEAT. It's clear that you are a perfectionist where measuring and placement is concerned.

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  6. Ahh the beach! It has been too long since I have been to an ocean. Were was that picture taken?
    I love the card. You clever girl getting all those colors. It really is a wonderful card.

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  7. oooooooohhhhh!!!! Love the colors! ... your card is great!!!

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  8. Wonderful colors - such a happy card! I am almost back to normal....but not quite...... :)

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  9. Very pretty. Love the way you used the colors on the flags. TFS

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  10. Gorgeous card! Great use of the color palette! Thanks for sharing :)

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  11. Love the colors - A PERFECT birthday card. Great job on coloring the inside greeting with your markers LeAnne!

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  12. Love the colors and patterns you've chosen. It's a rare day that I love something multi-colored, but this takes the prize! Adorable! Of course, the grandbaby is the all time prize winner EVERY time. :)

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  13. Love the card and the colors are so vibrant and beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

    Linda D.

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  14. So beautiful LeAnne!!! Love the twine and the the banner - so chic! (Jeff pronounces that "chick"!) Looks like Cassidy had fun!!!

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  15. Such a sweet, fun card! I love banners! ;)

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  16. Love this card Leanne ... so fresh, clean and deliciously bright. Beautiful!!!

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  17. TOO cute! LOVE those colors together!

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  18. what a fabulous card LeAnne ~ love all those colors and the inside~ LOVE it~ have a great weekend :-)

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  19. Beyond cute LeAnne! Love what you did with these crazy colors! The little flags are ADORABLE and I love all the baker's twine! Miss Cassidy looks like she is not really sure about this ocean thing--Arden was the same way at first but now she's spend all day in the waves! :-)

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