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Unread 07-01-2017, 06:57 PM   #1
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Good Tuesday Morning, Color Lovers! It is my pleasure to be your hostess again this week! We have some festive colors for you, but first, let's celebrate our favorite from last week.




Karen was our hostess, and she chose Birthday Balloons by Toni aka ravengirl.

Karen said, "I love how translucent these balloons are, and the soft sky background really sets them off."


Congratulations, Toni! The code to add the badge to your blog is attached below, and your card also will be pinned on our Pinterest Challenge board. Check it out here.


And now, back to our challenge. This week's colors are:

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This week's Dessert Option is "Christmas in July." This is a great opportunity to get a jump on your Christmas cards!

And since it's a new month, we have the pleasure of having two amazing designers join us in the Color Challenge in July. We are pleased to welcome Heather aka justampin' and Linda aka bubblestx4. Heather was the favorite from CC610 and Linda was the favorite from CC606.

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Unread 07-03-2017, 07:11 PM   #2
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Don't know why mine isn't linked but here it is.

CC642 It's beginning to look like Christmas by justampin - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Beautiful combination of colors. I should use embossing powders more. Here's my card, no dessert this week.
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super colors thanks for the theme

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Thank you Barbara and team - today was great fun!

CC642 ~ Tropical Christmas by sistersandie - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

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tranquil silver pools-- the name suggests mercury (danger!) or harry potter unicorn blood (danger! danger!!). How my mind works. Anyway, here's my Christmas in July card: CC642 blessings
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Barbara this was a cool color challenge!! I get dessert too, as my passes for Christmas. Double yay!

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Three of my favorite shades. Here is my card.

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I went with an ocean scene, using a reverse die for my stencil "window" (thanks M.E.!) and adding some texture with 4 fabric strips overlapping each other. Background is my DD's socks project from a favorite yarn store in Anacortes, Washington. Here's by your side
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Thank you for another great challenge this week! I am becoming quite a fan of the colour challenges. It makes me use colours in ways I hadn't thought of, which is a great way to grow as an artist!
Here is my take on this week's challenge: Penguin Swings, CC642 by #1artist4highhopes - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Barbara, what a beautiful color combination you've chosen this week! So glad I got to make a card on the same day of the challenge...yay! Here's my card:

CC642 Be Strong... by CherylQuilts - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Thanks for the challenge! I just had to do the shaving cream method with these colors!

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Beautiful colors - though I don't have tranquil tides.

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My second instalment today: Santa With Toys by #1artist4highhopes - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Here is my card for these Beautiful colors, Barbara! Thanks for the challenge: Joy to the World~ by stampin'nana - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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A day late... I finally made a card that's been hanging around in my head since I bought the stamp last year. Serendipity that it fits a color challenge - who knew that could happen? It's here: Toast by gregzgurl - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Barbara, you chose a wonderful color combination for the color challenge! Thanks!

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went with soft colors for this week's challenge, adding some red for a bit of contrast- works well for this week's star challenge, too Here's Starry night
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Here's mine and no dessert as I am now working on 2018 Christmas Cards!!
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Pretty colors this week. Here is my card:

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Catching up from two trips last week. Such a beautiful color combo, I made sure to do this challenge! Thanks Barbara!

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I'm getting my card in just before the new colors come out. I didn't do Christmas as I needed a summer birthday card for my daughter in law.

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Barbara- I love this color combo! I did not get to add dessert though- lol!
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I had a piece of the background left over from my first card, so here is my second card with dessert

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