Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Mercy Sketch/Color Throwdown Challenges




Here is my card for the Mercy Sketch Challenge & the Color Throwdown Challenge. For this card, I used bothe the Pocket Silhouette Set and the Sense of Time Set. I used the colors from the Throwdown challenge - Blush Blossom, Really Rust, Basic Gray, & Pumpkin Pie. The background is the Cuttlebug Folder - Swiss Dots. I also used SU Felt Flowers and Gray Buttons.

26 comments:

Cindy Haffner said...

Fab job on the sketch,what fun.

Lisa Brown said...

Very pretty card, Shelly! You aced both challenges!
Thanks for visiting and commenting on my blog!

Mercy said...

shelly...this is stunning! i am loving this color combo, too...i may have to try it myself! LOL!

thanks so much for playing along with my sketch challenge for this week, and i hope to see you again next week!

{{{hugs}}}
mercy

Viv said...

I'm so pleased you visited my blog Shelley. It led me to yours and this gorgeous card! (Thank you for your lovely comments).

This is a little beauty. You've used the colours to perfection and the card is so so pretty.
Viv xxx

torico said...

Hello Shelly!
Thank you so much for visiting my blog and leaving a comment.
This card is soooo cute! I love this color combo and felt flower.

torico XX

Lynn said...

I love your card. I was trying to figure out how to use those colors together last night and couldn't do it! I have that stamp set too! Thanks for the inspiration!

Crafty Creations said...

very nice! love the felt flowers :)
Maria

Erica Payne said...

Thank you for stopping by my blog. Your card is so pretty. Love that color combo.

Barbara said...

Beautiful job on these colors--they weren't the easiest to work with, I'll agree! But that's why it's a challenge, LOL! Thanks for playing the Throwdown--hope to see you back again!

Our Little Inspirations said...

Great use of the CTD colors! I LOVE those felt buttons! Very pretty card!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Oh wow!! This is just beautiful!! I love how you took the colors and mixed them together with your flowers!! Very stunning!! :) HUGS

dpkennedy said...

Lovely job on this! Nice sketch! Thanks for playing the CTD!

LeAnne said...

Just a lovely card; I love those little silhouette images!!! Great with the CTD colors---thanks for playing!

Christi said...

Wow is this gorgeous!!!

Janelle said...

Beautiful card. The flowers and stamped image are awesome together.

broni (waterchild12) said...

How beautiful, Shelly! I love the double stamping of the flower silhouette! I'm so glad you played along with us in the Color Throwdown!

Elise said...

Goodness gracious, this is lovely! I love your use of stamps and texture, never mind the fabulous use of these colors! Great job!

Julie Ranae said...

Really lovely!

Julie's Crafty Corner said...

Great sketch and a fab card Shelly!

Julie

Cathy Indelicato said...

Beautiful - thanks for playing in the CTD

Terri E. said...

Love your dry embossing and your fun felt flowers and buttons. Stunning job with the color throughdown challenge.

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Sylvia said...

Great card! Love the embossing and the embellishments. Godd job, Thanks for playing.

Lynn said...

Fantastic card for both challenges!

Stamp and Smile said...

Darling card!! LOVE the colors and your details.... TFS! :)

debby4000 said...

WOW what a gorgeous card, fab colours.
luv
Debby

Chrissy D said...

GORGEOUS!