Monday, September 6, 2010

Is summer really over?!

Happy Labor Day!...can this really be...the unofficial close of summer?  Where has the time gone?! 
Obviously too quick for me - with everything going on, it was almost impossible to find time to partake in my "therapy sessions", but alas the ever so needed 3-day weekend was here, and I conquered it...with enough time to make two cards...aahhhhh, it was nice to be back in the craft room!

Here's what I made today.  The first was for W+9's Color Cue {7} Challenge:


And this one combined two challenges; Waltingmouse's Sketch Challenge #13 (WMSC13) and Embellish's color challenge:


Time to call it a night - kids need baths/showers, and mama needs some dessert (chocolate mint ice cream - yum!!)

Live well,
Trina

Card Recipe:  W+9 Color Cue {7} Challenge
Stamps:  Dot Spot (Papertrey Ink)
Ink:  Turquoise Gem, Red Magic, Thatched Straw (Tsukineko)
Paper:  Hawaiian Shores, Pure Poppy, White (Papertrey Ink)

Card Recipe:  WMSC13
Stamps:  Paris in the Spring (SU!)
Ink:  VersaMark, Moonlight White, Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Paper:  True Black, White, Ripe Avocado, Plum Pudding (Papertrey Ink)
Other:  Cuttlebug Embossing Folder

8 comments:

  1. What a fab, fun card, love the cute poodle and colour combo!

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  2. Goodness, gracious! I'm all DAZZLED by your use of the Color Cue palette! Wowza! Excellent job! BOTH of these cards are FUN, fun, F-U-N! So delighted you've been inspired to share your talent with the W9 Color Cue this round! Yee Haw!

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  3. Both of these cards are darling! Love all the multi - colored blossoms on the first & that poodle is so chic! Thanks for playing along with the WMSC :)

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  4. Two lovely creations! the first is so bold and graphic and love the French theme and colors on your WMS sketch card! thanks for playing this week Trina!

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  5. Both cards are lovely, but I am partial to the purple and black, it's very striking! Thanks for taking the time to play along with us at Waltzingmouse Stamps!

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  6. these are so cute! love the stamped background for the second card! thanks for joining us at WMSC this week!

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  7. Great cards, love the use of the squares! So glad you could join us in the Embellish Challenge.

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  8. Wow, this one really looks GREAT in these colors. Such a fun card! Thanks for playing along with us at Wplus9!

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