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MaryR917 11-05-2012 01:06 PM

CC400 ~retro challenge~ (11/6-12)
 
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Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to color challenge 400. I can't believe we are up to that number of weekly color challenges. Seems like not too long ago Betty was introducing challenge 300.

Speaking of Betty, our uber talented friend, is stepping down from the cc design team. She has been leading the group for 3 years now.

Her work & family responsibilities have to come first. So the rest of the team decided to dedicate this 400th challenge to her.

We have selected 3 challenges that she hosted since challenge 300 and are using those for this week. Hence the name "retro challenge".

CC306


CC328


cc356

Our idea is that you can choose any one of these 3 challenges and use the colors and dessert options from that challenge to create your card or project. Let us know which one you chose in your description.

Your keywords would be cc400 as well as the retro challenge you selected.

The design team this week:

Julia Aston (artystamper)

Karen Barber (karen b barber)

Vicki Dutcher (vdutchr)

Mary Marsh (maryr917)

Peggy McCurry (pegmac71)

CC400 gallery

Please keep in mind, too, that while we list SU colors for the challenges these are just color reference points. Use the closest colors you have. We want everyone to be able to play!!!

Please put CC400 in your keywords section (and if you have more than one challenge use a comma to separate them) so we can find your card! If you need help uploading click here

pegmac71 11-05-2012 07:48 PM

Going to miss you dearly Betty!! Make sure and come visit us from time to time!!

CAKath 11-05-2012 08:26 PM

What a great send-off for Betty. She's always been so inspirational with her beautiful creations and she'll be missed. Off to try to create!

snowmanqueen 11-05-2012 08:33 PM

Will miss you Betty. Here's mine:
CC400 Keepsake by snowmanqueen - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

ckbythesea 11-05-2012 08:36 PM

Oh! Decisions, decisions! Thanks for all the great combos Betty!

Margscardcrazy 11-05-2012 09:11 PM

Hope your still going to play from time to time so we can see your gorgeous cards Betty
Cheers

PeaceLoveJoy 11-05-2012 09:14 PM

Excellent Challenge!! :)

Retro Penguin

n5stamper 11-06-2012 02:41 AM

Here is my BLESSINGS.

hobbydujour 11-06-2012 02:56 AM

A wonderful way to honor Betty, Mary. I always marvel at the gals who did a challenge week after week....many single-handedly for a long period of time. Betty gave us some wonderful combinations through the years. She will be missed. I chose her CC356 for my card today.

JOY

Robin Lee 11-06-2012 05:02 AM

How fun! I chose the handsome Cherry Night Cakes combo.

Cherry Night Cakes Birthday Card by Robin Lee - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

stampercamper 11-06-2012 05:11 AM

I couldn't resist the Lucky Limeade, Island Indigo and Basic Grey combo for some blue poinsettias! Here's my card...
CC400 Watercolor Winter by stampercamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

coffeestamper 11-06-2012 05:14 AM

Welcome Mary and wow 400~
Thanks Betty and he is a card in your honor~
CC400-IN HONOR OF BETTY! by coffeestamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Holstein 11-06-2012 05:17 AM

Thanks Mary for the challenge of honoring Betty today. Here is my card CC400 Brother's birthday by Holstein - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

muzbysmom 11-06-2012 05:34 AM

I doubled up challenges by making a masculine card for the Teapot Tuesday challenge. The color combination I chose was CC328, Night of Navy, Cherry Cobbler, and Crumb Cake.

MMTPT223 CC328 CC400 Retro Masculine Teapot by muzbysmom - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

cullenwr 11-06-2012 06:30 AM

Great idea, Mary, to pay tribute to the many years of Betty's leadership! We'll miss you, Betty! Here's MY CARD using CC306.

Crafty Julia 11-06-2012 06:32 AM

CC400 unwind, enjoy!
 
I went with CC 328- blue, red and tan- for my color challenge. Image is from SU's Fly Fishing, and sentiment is from a McDonald's McCafe cup. Here's unwind, enjoy!

Crafty Julia 11-06-2012 06:50 AM

CC400 Autumn
 
Went with CC356- light green, green and dark grey- for my 2nd card. The sentiment is from Cuttlebug's Autumn EF. Here's Autumn

bfinlay 11-06-2012 07:39 AM

Thanks so much, Mary - Betty, you'll really be missed!
Here's my card Nothing is Impossible

suen 11-06-2012 07:58 AM

Thanks, Mary and Betty for your work on the challenges! Here's mine.

CC400 Kraft Christmas by suen - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Luv Flowers 11-06-2012 10:38 AM

Thank you Mary, and Betty, and the rest of the design team. CC400, CC356, Thank you Betty... by Luv Flowers - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

BarbieP 11-06-2012 10:39 AM

Mary, thanks for this wonderful challenge; and Betty, thank you for your dedication over the last 3 years and wishing you the best in all you do. You will be missed. Here is my card:

Liberty by BarbieP - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

mamaxsix 11-06-2012 11:41 AM

Wow! 400...thanks to all the members of the challenge team for all the hard work you do to make this challenge possible. I went with Cherry Night Cakes: Illusion of Love

lutheran 11-06-2012 04:59 PM

400? Really? Here's to the next 400! For this challenge, I revisited CC356. Indigo, Limeade, gray, white. It is a mashup of stamps from my top three fave stamp companies: SU, Hero Arts & CTMH. The "new" element is a new SU snowflake stamp and the new-to-me color combo for a holiday card.
CC400 Retro Christmas by lutheran - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
Mary Beth

CrysCraft 11-07-2012 04:59 AM

I decided to go back to CC356 for my card: 2012-11-07 - SUO CC400 Island Lucky Gray Floral CF by CrysCraft - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

gabalot 11-07-2012 09:33 AM

Betty, a big THANKS for all your SCS work and dedication to bringing so many wonderful color challenges to the community! You will be greatly missed. Good luck in other pursuits.

Here is my card for yesterday's color challenge. I chose Betty's fab CC306 color combo and added dessert!

SC410 DASHING THROUGH THE SNOW by gabalot - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Thank you for looking! :)

Crafty Julia 11-07-2012 11:35 AM

CC400, CC328 For Deanna
 
Dedicated this to my SCS friend Deanna- and her awesome Grand Circles die set- Here's For Deanna

Crafty Julia 11-07-2012 01:15 PM

CC400, CC328 Pear Tree and 3-D Flower
 
wanted to do a 3-D flower, combined it with a partridge in a pear tree, all mounted on an embossed "log"- here's Pear Tree and 3-D Flower

PeaceLoveJoy 11-07-2012 01:28 PM

My 2nd Card for the challenge yesterday! :)

Merry Christmas Tree

cjzim 11-07-2012 02:46 PM

Thanks, Mary for the collection of color choices - I chose Kraft, Night of Navy and Cherry Cobbler for this Christmas card:

An Old Fashioned Christmas

CAKath 11-07-2012 04:09 PM

CC400 CC306 SC410 Colorful Branches
 
I used our sketch and the colors from CC306 to create this little card. Farewell and all the best to Betty for her wonderful hostessing. Thanks, Mary.

CC400, CC306, SC410 Colorful Branches by CAKath - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

sue28 11-07-2012 06:25 PM

CC400
 
Wow, 400 colour challenges! I haven't been participating for long but congratulations, Betty, on such a great effort with these challenges. My card for this challenge -

CC400 CC328 SC409 Christmas Is The Season Of Joy by sue28 - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

sue28 11-08-2012 02:34 AM

CC400
 
Another card, Mary, for this week's colour challenge -

CC400 CC356 FS300 Have A Holly Christmas by sue28 - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

MariLynn 11-08-2012 09:23 AM

A little late, but better late than never right? I choose cc306. The roses are supposed to be the raspberry color, but they were really hard to dye so that is as close as I could get.
CC400-306 rejoice by MariLynn - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers

Markey 11-08-2012 02:58 PM

I took on all three challenges thank you for the Retro & the originals!

#1
#2
#3

DJRants 11-08-2012 03:02 PM

I chose CC356. Here's my card: So Kind by DJRants - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers. TFL!!

Rachelrose 11-09-2012 07:06 AM

I also chose CC356 - great colors!

Shades of Gray

I haven't worked with grays much - I usually use browns as my neutrals and this opened my eyes to how elegant grays can look!

PeaceLoveJoy 11-09-2012 10:37 AM

My 3rd card for this challenge. LOL!

Believe in Snowflakes

Anne Ryan 11-09-2012 10:58 AM

Here's to Betty! Great idea, Mary, to acknowledge Betty's commitment to this challenge.

CraftyJennie 11-10-2012 05:24 AM

Thanks for all you past work Betty!

I chose CC356 & combined it with this week's sketch too.

Here's my Friend card

susanbri 11-10-2012 08:39 AM

I stepped out of my comfort zone for Christmas colours with this one:

Retro Colours


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