Tuesday, May 15, 2012

ColourQ 137

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It’s Tuesday, and that means it’s time for another ColourQ challenge!  Here are some cool colors for you to play with:

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Wouldn’t you like to snuggle into this bedding?  How fun!  Unfortunately, my mojo was snuggled asleep somewhere---nothing I stamped yesterday suited me, it was quite frustrating!  I did squeak out this card for the CQC, using a sketch from a card that I received from one of my customers.  First, here’s my card:

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I used a digital image from Arielle, colored it in a little with some Copics, then did some embossing and texturing on the remaining pieces.  I did a little fun ribbon treatment, too:

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And here is the card from Joan that was my inspiration:

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I hope you’ll play with us at the ColourQ blog because I can’t wait to see how all you creative stampers interpret these (ahem) challenging colors!!!  And check out what the other Colour Courtiers created as well!  TFL!

Reading with Grampy:

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20 comments:

  1. Great cards, LeAnne! I love the ribbon treatment and brick embossing on the first one!....so cool! The papers on the second one are some of my very favorite from SU...I think I used it all up, but I'll have to go check. Maybe I can find some! :)

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  2. My mind is on all the yard work I have to do. I am so tired but up at 4 thinking. Saturday I burned 7 10 foot pine tries that had been cut and in the yard for a year. It was the first non windy day we have had. Hubby was fishing so I had the neighbors ready to call 911 if something went wrong. I was out there until 1AM alone. Now I have to get the garden rototilled and planted. Alone!
    Ok enough of poor me.
    I love the cards. Yours is wonderful but I agree they are hard colors and you did great. Love the reading picture. Cassidy really loves her books. So adorable!

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  3. Another great card! I love all the cards on you blog. They are a real inspiration.

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  4. Lovely daisy from Arielle...great colours this week...hope I can join in!

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  5. This is so cute! I love the image and the embossing. It all looks great together!

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  6. What a pretty card! The embossing adds a great pop. Hugs to Ms C

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  7. Wowza, what a fun color combo! Love your card, LeAnne! Is that a brick embossing folder? Eeek, that is awesome texture. I really like how you added the pops of turquoise, too. Fab-U-Lous! :)

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  8. What a great inspiration photo. That bedding is gorgeous! I love the card that you've come up with. The colors are so pretty & I love the idea of using just part of the flower. Really loving these colors; just may need to give this challenge a try.

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  9. Beautiful! Wow, wow, wow! That's a really challenging color combo, and you rocked it! Well done :) Thanks for sharing! OMG, I love Cassiday's expression as Grampy is reading to her. Priceless...

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  10. Love what you did with your image and the stage you set for it!! Wonderful card and such a sweet picture of your little One : )

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  11. That bloom is beautiful...I love the way you used the brick border!

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  12. What a fabulous card!!
    I love the layout and all of the amazing textures you have going on!! :)

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  13. Love your card, LeAnne, your coloring is beautiful! Awesome embossing and of course, you know who stole the show with Grampy! Have a wonderful Thursday! I love the new catalog!!!!

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  14. So pretty LeAnne. Love the gorgeous image and how you used the colors. Great texture! Oh, what a precious moment! o)

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  15. LeAnne such a fantastic card, I love your embossing.

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  16. This card is SO awesome, LeAnne! Just drool-worthy! I love the way you used the digi image, and the band of turquoise at the bottom is so pretty. :) Hope you are having a lovely week!! **hugs**

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  17. This is such a gorgeous interpretation of the colors LeAnne. I love all the texture and Arielle's digital image is colored so beautifully!

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  18. Really pretty LeAnne! Love the half flower, never would have thougt of that myself. Love your embossing and your take on the photo. Hope you have a blessed weekend!

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  19. Beautiful take on the colors LeAnne! I so love the photos you share with us :) !!! Have a great weekend...hugs ~S~

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