Monday, 20 April 2009

Colour Create Challenge Week 12

Wahoo Me! I've done a challenge card :) Been wanting to get one done for ages! This one is for the fab folks over at Colour Create Challenge who have a pink, black and white theme (with some optional polka dots thrown in for good measure) this week based on the purse below.


I've gone heavy on the black, which is a new one on me as I don't really use lots of black. The background paper is from DCWV Glamour pack and I've used embossed Core-dinations black and pink card with some sanding. The image is from a Wendie Rhodes stamp set and I've used versamark with chalks to colour it.


The fabulous wired organza ribbon is from the fantastic candy I was lucky enough to win from Tara and the girls - thank you :)

Materials:
Stamps - Wendie Rhodes
Ink - VersaMark
Colouring - Chalks
Papers - DCWV
Usual Suspects - Paper trimmer; silicone glue; double-sided tape
Other - Ribbon; Cuttlebug; embossing folder; core-dination card; nestibilities

21 comments:

  1. Hi Kim, this is gorgeous! Love the distressed birds, pink and black just go together so well. Hugs Heidi xxx

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  2. Hiya Kim, stunning card, the bird looks so pretty, love it. Joey.x

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  3. So lovely, love the big bow! Just perfect.
    Pinky

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  4. Stunning card. I love the pink and black combo

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  5. Your card is beautiful Kim! I'm just lovin the color combo and your image is awesome as well!
    hugs
    Risa:)

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  6. Gorgeous card Kim, I'm hoping to try & get this one done (I wish there were more hours in the day lol).

    Have a good week :o)

    Hugs
    Tracey
    x

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  7. This is really beautiful- the core'dinations looks fab and that stamp is lovely.

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  8. Gorgeous card!Thanks so much for joining us at CC!
    hugs
    kim x

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  9. Fabulous card, Kim! I love it!!!

    Hugs~becky

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  10. Hi Kim, love this card - the colours are fabulous. I especially like your article in this months Papercraft Essentials Magazine. The black and yellow colours look brilliant together - I am having a dig in my stash to find some like colours - I think its going to be my new favourite colour match. Brilliant work - keep it up

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  11. Oh Kim your card is stunning, I love the big bow too!
    Hugs Tab xxx

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  12. Hi Kim,

    Beautiful things you make!

    I wanted to ask you a question: What (how) did you do to get the post of the Candy on top of the page and have it NOT CHANGE? I hope you understand my question, cause I know what I mean to ask but don't quite know if I myself understand what I'm asking ...haha (happens sometimes).

    I have a Swap going on and think it would be a good idea to have it at the beginning (like you have your candy) so that everyone can see it "just when they enter my blog"...

    Thank you.

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  13. Just stunning and elegant! Luv it!

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  14. Great card Kim!! I haven't been neglecting you blog posts. I have just been really busy. I wanted to let you know that I left you a little something on my blog. www.papertherapy-wendy.blogspot.com
    Have a super day and I you really deserve all the super award and toots you get!!

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  15. Me too, I don't use black a lot, but I like your card, specially the paper with chalks, amazing.

    moi

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  16. Fantastic card Kim, I love the bird stamp and the embossed and sanded core'dinations card looks wonderful. That organza bow is really lush too. Hugs, Chris xxx

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  17. Hi Kim
    Aww this is just stunning - I love the organza and that bird is such a great image!

    Dawn
    x

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  18. This is just beautiful Kim and such a great interpretation of the challenge. Hugs from Desire

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  19. wow this is just beautiful Kim, I love it so very elegant...thanks for joining the Colour create challenge xxx

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  20. Fantastic card Kim! It's got a kind of shabby chic look to it which is gorgeous, love that bird. Chris x

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