Saturday, February 13, 2010

Embellish Magazine.com Color Challenge

I know, I know...it's almost been a week since I've blogged. I took a hiatus from from being creative. Quite frankly, I was feeling a little burnt out. I know I do this for fun, but I really feel that when I have to try too hard to think of what to do, then I need a rest.

Yesterday I experimented with flower making and it worked out perfectly for this card. I came across this birthdays color challenge for Embellish Magazine.com, so I thought I'd give it a try. I've used pink and brown together, but never thought about adding blue and green to the combination. I actually kind of like it.

Celebrate with Style


Here's a close up of my flower. I have a bag of tissue paper of all colors and patterns that I've saved, knowing that someday it'll come in handy.

Flower Close Up



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Supplies Used For This Card:

Cardstock: Paper By The Piece in Blue, Cloud 9 Design - Be Mine Plaid - Be Loved, Core'dinations, Bazzill

Ink: Memento in Cocoa, Stampin' Up! in Pink Passion

Ribbon: May Arts, Pink/Brown Check Unknown

Sizzix Dots Embossing Folder, Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirls Embossing Folder, Nestabilities Labels One

Brad, Tissue Paper

Hero Arts Clear Design Stamps "Birthday Messages" CL139

7 comments:

Karen Howard said...

LOVE the flower and center piece! What a cool idea! Hope you have a Happy Valentine's Day!

Ashley Cannon Newell said...

Love that flower! Thanks so much for taking on an Embellish challenge.

sarahmartina said...

Look at your awesome flower! Great panels, too! So glad you joined in on the Embellish challenge!

Vic said...

ooooooooooo! Love that flower! I'm gonna have to try one :)

Mariana Grigsby said...

Great card, Patty! Thanks for playing along with us!

Diana said...

ADORE that flower. Thanks for sharing!

Charlene Austin said...

I am so glad you found the Embellish Mag Challenge blog!! This is fantastic. That flower is just perfect!!!

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