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Friday, March 12, 2010

Colour Create and Wags N' Whiskers Challenges






Good morning everyone...

It has been such a crazy busy week for me. With time so limited I have combined my Colour Create Challenge with my Wags N' Whiskers Challenge.

The Colour Create Challenge is brought to us by "Heather" and she has chosen "Mint, Chocolate and Cream" with the optional extra of "Texture".

The Wags N' Whiskers Challenge is hosted by "Michele" and she has asked us to "Make Our Own Flowers".




It wasn't until I took the picture that I realized my green is not very minty.....but it looked good at the time...lol!!!

I embossed the image with black and painted it with Tombows. I distressed the edges with Ranger distress vintage photo ink. I punched holes in the card and threaded the ribbon. The flowers were punched with my EK Success retro flower punches. The fern is made with my MS punch. The DP is from Basic Grey.

Be sure to stop by the Colour Create and Wags N' Whiskers blogs as my teamies have created some fabulous cards to inspire you.

Have a fabulous day and Thanks so much for stopping by...

KAREN x

15 comments:

Denise @ Paper Gems said...

Like how the DP paper and flowers MATCH, too cute!

Cindy Haffner said...

FABULOUS Karen.

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is gorgeous Karen!! This is so beautifully colored and your use of paper is stunning. Love how you coordinated the flowers using the same dp!! Awesome take on Michele's challenge!!
hugs,
Chris

Sharon Caudle said...

Karen, I love your style! Your images always pop right off the screen at me. Your flowers are fantastic, your coloring is awesome, and love the layout too! Great card!!!
hugs!
Sharon

CraftyC said...

She's adorable, a gorgeous card Karen!
Clairex

Kim Piggott said...

Wow!
This so incredible I love it!
hugs
kimx

Bunny Zoe's Crafts said...

Such a great colour combo Karen, I adore your colouing and your flowers are fabulous! Have a wonderful weekend,
Hugs, Nikki x

Di said...

Its just gorgous hun!! the green is just fine, love the image and your flowers!
fabulous card!
Hugs di xxx

Eiglas said...

Super card Karen - great colurs and beautifully made!
Hugs,
Eiglas
x

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

What a sweet card Karen. Wonderful colours, details and a cute image!
Hugs Jacqueline

carol said...

hi your card is gorgeous, i love your flowers, x carol

Tasha said...

Karen your card is beautiful, great colour combo. The image is so cute!
love tasha xx

The Rubber Maid said...

Wow you made some fabulous flowers. Love the whole card and the colors match up just perfectly.
Pat

Kelly Schelske said...

She's so sweet Karen! Love those flowers!

Thank you so much for the card I won on your blog candy, it's beautiful!

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Karen. Gorgeous colouring of the image and love your handmade flowers also. Hugs Michele x