Thursday, November 18, 2010

Play Date Cafe challenge #56

I didn't think I'd get a chance to play this week at the Play Date Cafe challenge, but an idea came to me and I ran with it!  The colors we are to use are red, olive, and turquoise and here is my submission:


Supplies: parchment and red cardstock, BoBunny ocean dot dp, Adirondack cranberry, Versamark onyx black, and Versacraft Cerulean Blue inks, Hero Arts CG222 Music Background, CL462 Magic of Christmas, CL464 Sending Holiday Cheer, Sizzix swiss dot embossing folder, SU topnotch die, red metallic decor, olive prismacolor watercolor pencil

26 comments:

Stamping Cafe said...

Aw... this is gorgeous, Lin! Love the yummy colors and design!

Barb said...

So pretty, Lin! Wonderful take on the challenge colors!

Arlene said...

Great colors and another Xmas card done!

Virginia L. said...

Lovely!! I really like how you paired up the stamps! Your cutting---wow, amazing!

Dawn T said...

wonderful use of the colours this week Lin. Love this card.

Michelle said...

I love this card, Lin! I love the turquoise and red combo!

Maria said...

So lovely! I love the musical paper and how u placed the leaves! The ornament is very love too!

Anita Rex said...

Love this design so I really enjoy seeing what you created!

Wanda G (stampcat) said...

Hi Lin! Love this card - so happy and joyful! Have a great weekend!!

Lisa Somerville said...

Lovely holiday card, wonderful design. Thanks for playing at the PDCC.

Ann said...

As always, I love what you've been creating recently Lin. I've been away from blogland for a couple of weeks but I'm back and what a pleasure to catch up with you. I always find so much inspiration here! Gorgeous colours on this card and that cut out branch is beautiful! And is that one of your photos on your new banner! What a fabulous fabulous picture!

Lucille K said...

Hi Lin - Wonderful Christmas card, you used the colors perfectly. By the way, the twig heart is made by Memory Box. Lucille :)

Sarah Anderson said...

Oooo this is beautiful Lin, especially the blue ornament. So glad you had time to play along this week in the play date cafe, you are truly appreciated :)

Alice said...

very pretty and festive, Lin!

Tracey said...

Oh Lin this is a masterpiece!!!You make me NEED all those stamps...expecially how you are using the music sheet background stamp!!!It looks so festive in red ink!!

Suzanne C said...

Beautiful! Love the draping leaves and the beautiful sheet music an the ornament.

Tiffany Ervin said...

Really beautiful colors, I love the way you use the music background! Wishing you and yours a Happy Thanksgiving!

donna mikasa said...

You nailed the colors perfectly, Lin! And your trimming of those leaves marvelous. And may I say that whenever I see that little bird in your blog header, I have to smile... =)

walchowDesign said...

Beautiful card, Lin! Love the draping leaves!

Ruby said...

Glad you got time to join in the fun with us in the end. Your card is lovely! Thanks for playing along with us at the PDCC!

debbie said...

great card Lin! I love that touch of blue on your card. Wanted to ask if you took that picture of the bluebird? I love it!

JeanFB said...

This is gorgeous, Lin! It popped out at me from among the thumbnails over at PDCC - love it!

Pia said...

WOW this is gorgeous Lin! Love the colors and I am in awe of your cutting skills!!

Jane said...

Just GORGEOUS!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

What a gorgeous card--love that music! Thanks so much for playing along with us and joining in the fun over at the PDCC!! We love and appreciate our players;}

Anne said...

What a fabulius card Lin- love the colors here as well as admiring your skill cutting out the branch!