Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Color Throwdown 280- Thinking of You!!

Happy Wednesday!! Haven't posted for a while and then, two posts in one day!! Well, at least I had a chance to get a little inky- lately it's been sparse!!

This week the colors are brought to us by Melody.... LOVE them {but, then I always do!}


I swear every time these girls pick an inspiration pic... I want to redecorate!!


I stamped an image from MPD designs for MFT- Distressed Background Blocks onto a piece of paper from Basic Grey Fresh Cut {it has a subtle watercolor effect but, not sure the pic shows it}, added a stitched circle from Lil Inker designs. Finished with flowers made with MFT die-namics Prima Donna Petals- leaves using Simon Says Stamp Leaf Column outline, and sentiment from MFT LJD Peaceful Wildflowers.
 
The layout is this week's Cardabilities sketch.


For more inspiration, you'll want to stop by and visit the other team members' blogs.

Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits
Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor
Joan Ervin - Stamping With Passion
Lori Tecler - Inking Aloud
 Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations
Melody Rupple- A Paper Melody
Monika Davis- MAD Stamper

Nicole Nastali is joining us for the month of February as guest designer.  Her blog can be found here

And another big welcome to our Guest Star Stamper this week.... Allyson Andersen

Glad to have you both playing with us!!
 
Remember, if you don't have the exact colors, use whatever you have that's close...the color police won't come after you--this is all about having fun!  If you upload to a public gallery, please use the key words CTD280.  Also, when linking up your card using the linky tool at the bottom of the post, please link to your specific post, not a generic link to your blog.  

When you are finished with your creation, head over to the Color Throwdown blog to add your entry to the Inlinkz tool. 

Thanks for stopping by!! Love when you do and appreciate all the kind words!!

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13 comments:

Lisa Lynn said...

WOW- your card is so elegant!

Lisa H. said...

wow! this is gorgeous! loooove your flowers.

Kim said...

Your card is gorgeous!! I really like the part that is in the bg.

Monika/Buzsy said...

So pretty Vickie. Love the soft background stamping on the watercolor paper... the flowers are gorgeous! I love that sketch!

Melody said...

So pretty! Love the stamping in the background and those beautiful flowers!

Mona Pendleton said...

Beautiful card Vickie! Love the pretty flowers and fabulous background!

Lori said...

Just lovely! The elegant flower cluster is so eye-catching.

Nicole N. (Nicole's Craft Nook) said...

Oooooh!! Gorgeous !!!
Love those blooms & the way you've used those colors !!!
:))
Really striking !!

Laura Davis said...

Simply stunning!
Laura

Kim Heggins said...

So nice to see your card...it is just beautiful!

Wanda Cullen said...

Wowzers...this is stunning!! Love those unusual leaves, the grunge BG, fab flowers...well, I love it all!

Barbara said...

OMGoodness, this is gorgeous, Vickie!!

Broni said...

This is just gorgeous, Vickie!! LOVE those flowers and the subtle background stamping.