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Unread 01-08-2017, 11:11 AM   #1
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Default CC617 -1/10/17 - OLD(lady)BLUSHES(while)PIROUETTING

HELLO my stamping friends!!

Before we get started on this weeks colors let's give a shout out to our favorite
from last week:

And the favorite was created by Echo Noble: Stand your Ground

And Mary said: "I like the image she used and her coloring of it-the swirly die cut background just reminded me of a windswept day." I have to say, I'm with Mary - this card is adorable!! The coloring is STELLAR. Here is your badge Echo: We will also feature your card on our Pinterest Board. See that here.




Our colors, for anyone who KNOWS me, will come as no surprise to you, as I can only go so long before I need a dose of pink and green. For this week we have:

OLD(lady)BLUSHES(while)PIROUETTING which translates to:

OLD OLIVE
BLUSHING BRIDE
PINK PIROUETTE






DESSERT FOR THIS WEEK - HOPE OF SPRING - which can be interpreted many different ways- as a SPRING THEME or as a HOPE THEME - or even better if you can combine a SPRING THEME with a HOPE THEME. USE YOUR IMAGINATION on this one!

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Unread 01-09-2017, 08:12 PM   #2
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Fun color combo.....here is mine

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Pretty colors that indeed to invoke spring. Thanks.

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Having a terrible time uploading a card, finally used my iPhone
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Unread 01-10-2017, 01:28 AM   #5
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I had a lot of fun to make this card, thanks for the colors I came as close as possible

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Hi Karen - my spring birthday card

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Thanks! Here´s mine;



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Karen: My guest designer card is placed in the queue. Just one this time.
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Karen these are lovely soft colors -- a real joy to work with!! Great challenge today!

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Hello, thanks for the lovely challenge!

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Beautiful colors. Hope to join in later today, but this week is very busy for me. I'll visit the gallery, though.
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Heart CC617 Love-ly Giraffe tag

Karen- great colors, thanks! went with spring grass and a flower, adding a heart to suit my Love-ly Giraffe tag. Finished with double twine wraps.
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Here's my card combined with the tea potters challenge for little Rylee.
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Thanks for the fun colors, Karen! Here's mine.


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Such a pretty colour Combo Karen, I LOVE it!!

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I don't often take part in the colour challenges, but these colours seemed just perfect for a card for a little 6 year old with cancer, who we are showering with cards in the teapot challenge today. My card: Fairy House
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Oops - almost forgot that I wanted to play in this challenge - got home from work - took a LONG walk - made a grocery list - went out to water flowers that have started to poke up and that's what finally triggered the fact that I hadn't made my card yet . . . . so here it is:


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Lovely colors, Karen! Here is mine:

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here is my blushing flowers card. thanks for looking.
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Hello ladies. Here is my card, Coffee with a Friend. TFL

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Here's my card. Better late than never.
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Thank you so much Mary for choosing my card! and for the kind words Karen! This is truly an honor!
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I had lots of fun making this card. I am very happy with the result.

CC617, seashell birthday by genistamps - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Beautiful colors, Karen. I imagine the gallery is beautiful and full of Springtime. Thank you!

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I'm so excited that I finally got to make a card. This is my first one since our move! I'll be back to comment later. Thanks for looking.

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had fun with this week's colors, re-purposing a striped gift card holder and adding my own eraser heart stamped image. Added a shadow treatment with green dp. Here's WT618 CC617 Tea-rrific card holder
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Had fun making my own card out of lightweight foam with my leaf dies, then embossing the stamps. Kept it simple with this week's lovely colors and a bit of layering. Here's my card!
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Love these colors: here's mine:


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Had another idea for this color challenge:

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Here is my first color challenge post. You gals rock - so many wonderful cards and ideas!!

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Here is my card, with flowers so, Spring. Hugs 4 Rylee
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Well, I stretched the colors a little with some neutrals and also just couldn't make this little fairy anything but a blond. So here's my card:
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My shades are a little bit off, but this is the best I had. If you count the light pink card stock and the darker pink ink for the pig then its only the off Olive that I'm short on! Ha!
Made this card in combination with the Tea Pot Challenge this week sending out a card to a young girl battling cancer. If you missed that one it is a great opportunity to put a little love out in this world for a 6 yr old and her family.

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Here's my card Smiles and Laughter, just love these colours, forgot to mention that I had used Kaisercraft pearls and it is also hard to see that after stamping the greeting in Blushing Bride I over-stamped in Versa Mark and clear heat embossed.
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These colors are so soft and pretty - I just had to play along with this challenge!

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I started this last week, but just got it finished.

MMTPT442, CC617, Rylee by Tonda Baldwin - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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Karen, this is a gorgeous combination! Here is my card (and I even included dessert )

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