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Old 08-19-2013, 02:08 PM   #1
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Default CC440 strawberry pie at a delightful island party

Happy Tuesday and welcome to this week's color challenge. It's #440 on the charts for us. I am your hostess this week and decided to do something a little different.

Since I love working with bold colors, I am choosing 5 colors and you can pick 3 to work with or use all 5 of them. Just let us know which 3 you have chosen.

Are you ready for a strawberry pie at a delightful island party?

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Strawberry Slush

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Dessert: Use a geometric shape for instance: a hexagon or the modern mosaic punches, or you could use a triangle, or a chevron. There are lots of dies out there.

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Old 08-19-2013, 06:59 PM   #2
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GREAT colors Mary!! Nice to be left with a choice too!! I skipped dessert when I just could not incorporate the chevron ribbon onto my card....it was just not having it!! ;( GREAT challenge!! Here's my card:

CC440 - LEAVE IT TO GOD by Karen B Barber - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

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Lots of choices here Mary! Great Challenge!

My Card: Arrrr!
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Old 08-19-2013, 07:52 PM   #4
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REALLY fun challenge, Mary. I like the "pick and choose". I went with four of the five. Thanks.

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Just love this "new to me" stamp from PSX- worked so well for today's challenge- Thanks Mary for the choices! I used orange, magenta and light green, and added some frilly lace and bright fabric. Here's Take Yourself Lightly
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Here's mine: I think I have all 5 colors and my geometric shape is the boring: rectangle.

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Fun challenge Mary, and I like the name!! CC440, Hexagon Thank you... by Luv Flowers - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Went to bed and realized I had forgotten to upload! Sheesh. Loved the colors, though I had to use the closest I had.

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Thanks Mary for a yummy combo of colors. Here is my card.
CC440, Hexagon flower by Holstein - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Here's my card..I went for it all today..the 5 colors and dessert (I was planning on doing the treadmill this morning anyway)!

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Thanks for the fun color challenge. I didn't leave any of the colors out.

Baby Bundle of Colors by TrishG - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

It will be really fun to see the gallery with the choice of colors.
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Heart CC440 Sweet Celebration

Mary- had to do another card, this time celebrating ice cream - used hot pink, yellow, orange, and seafoam green for my colors. Just some hand cutting, coloring and a fabric band (pajama waistband, repurposed!) Here's Sweet Celebration
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I used a really old stamp set to go with a new sentiment and though it looks like I cheated, I only used today's colors, but mixed some colors together by scribbling marker onto acetate to add some brown and green tones.
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Like the color combo, but huge time crunch in my week.

Hope this one isn't a cop out!

Arrow Birthday

Thanks for the chance to play along!

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Wow such bright bold colors to choose from!

Here is my card:

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I'm not sure my colors are exactly right, I think my blue is a little off, but I'm pretty sure the pink, orange and yellow are pretty close. I played with a new stencil today, I think I'm going to like these stencils.

Thanks so Much

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here is my CARD . I totally forgot dessert. These colors reminded me of a rainbow so I made one
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Loved the color choices! Here is my card:

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I love these colors...and I was able to use all FIVE! I chose the "similar to SU!", as I don't have ANY Strawberry Slush. I also did the dessert option with hexagons and triangles!

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What a challenge!! I was able to work in all 5 colors, but had to sub Melon Mambo for Strawberry Slush. Here's my card and TFL!!
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Here's my card Beach Babe for the Colour Challenge. My jaw dropped when I saw the colours (thanks Mary) but then my competative urge took over, and I just had to try it!
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Love the colours this week, Mary, here is my card -

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I haven't use Stampin'UP ink because of the reason in the description under my photo, but I was happy to be able to partecipate anyway!
Here is my entry! Hope you will like it!

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A bit late, but here is my card for the color challenge :

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I let my DSP do all the work on this card and I also CASE'd the very talented "suen" for the design. Easy peasy and I love the results

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I loved this challenge although fear it may be the last of my "summery" colour projects

CC440 Inchie sampler by lisabarton - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

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Here's my very busy card using this colour combo - loved the colours though!

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I created mine Tuesday but had to wait to upload until today. The twisted easel caused me a little more trouble than I bargained for. Fun color challenge!

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This is my card using Strawberry Slush, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight and Island Indigo. Great colors for the end of summer!
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My 2nd card for this weeks CC440. I just LOVE all the colors Mary. I used them all when coloring my main image for tomorrow's CAS235, which I hosted and started tonight for Denise. Enjoy, Nancy

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Love these colors together! Even fit in the dessert!

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Combined with a VSN challenge..

SEP13VSNB Kites by berlycece - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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