Sunday, April 8, 2012

Blue Mist, Grey Wool, and Avocado

Here is the photo inspiration for the challenge at the Play Date Cafe this week:


I love blues and greens together, and the addition of this medium grey works nicely, too.  Here is my card:

PDCC#126

supplies: aqua and grey cardstock, dp from Teresa collins Carolina Breeze, Hero Arts CL596 Pattern Hearts & Flowers, CL476 With Sympathy, VersaFine onyx black ink, watercolored with broken china and peeled paint distress inks, cuttlebug textile embossing folder, Fiskar's edge punch, aqua and green pearls

18 comments:

  1. What a beautiful combination :) I love the embossed background and the soft blue flowers!

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  2. Easter blessings, Lin! I'm loving your take on the color combo, as always it's so classy and so perfectly crafted.

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  3. That is such an interesting and challenging color combo, Lin! You've done a beautiful job using those colors!! Happy Easter to you and yours!!

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  4. Beautiful Lin!!! LOVE that HA stamp...putting it on the top of my wish list :)

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  5. That embossing folder really increases the elegance of this beautiful card Lin!

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  6. Gorgeous card as always Lin. I love the way you have used those colours together.

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  7. This is such an elegant card! Great interpretation of the challenge!

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  8. This is such a pretty color combo! Love the embossed layer.

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  9. This is impeccable, Lin. From the embossing to the flowers to the perfect sentiment, it's so beautiful!

    Thanks so much for playing with us at The Play Date Cafe!

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  10. What a fun color combo - loved how you water-colored this great flower set. So rich on that yummy textured background! Simply wonderful.

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  11. So pretty!! I love everything about this card!

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  12. You make color challenges look so easy!

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  13. You nailed this color combo so very well!! The distress inks are great for the flowers. The colored pearls were the perfect finish.

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  14. You've done so beautifully with this color challenge, Lin!

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  15. Yummy colors and beautiful design! Love the elegance of your card.

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  16. This is a fabulous colour combo, love how you used them Lin!

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  17. This is a fabulous colour combo, love how you used them Lin!

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!