Friday, March 20, 2009

KW Color Inspiration #46

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this week - gorgeous photo and color combination - Regal Rose, Riding Hood Red, Pretty in Pink, Bashful Blue, Basic Black.

Here's my card - I used a retired set called Love Matters. I received a swap card with this set from a friend in Denver and then I just had to get this set. I stamped the Friends sentiment in Basic Black ink onto the Bashful Blue strip. I added the Regal Rose color with my Watercolor Pencils and smoothed the color with a Blender Pen. Then I added a narrow mat of Basic Black to the top and a narrow mat of Scallop Edge Punched Basic Black to the bottom. I used my 3/16" Corner Rounder on the strip of Regal Rose and paper pierced it with my Mat Pack. I used the Mat Pack to poke the holes for the two Black Brads as well. The ribbon tab is a piece of the Riding Hood Red Striped Ribbon from the 2008 Holiday Mini catalog. I used the Polka Dot background stamp with Pretty In Pink ink to stamp on the Pretty in Pink card front and layered it all onto a Regal Rose card base.

The inside of the card is a strip of Bashful Blue card stock with one of the heart stamps from Love Matters. The three Riding Hood Red flowers are from the Trio Flower Punch. I added the narrow strip of Basic Black to carry-over the design from the card front.

Stamps: Polka Dot background, Love Matters
Card stock: Regal Rose, Riding Hood Red, Pretty in Pink, Bashful Blue, Basic Black
Ink: Basic Black, Pretty in Pink
Watercolor Pencils, Riding Hood Red Striped Ribbon, Scallop Edge Punch, Vintage Brads, Blender Pen, Mat Pack, Trio Flower


Tiffany said...

omg that saying is so cute!!! Your card is adorable!!

wendyp said...

awesome job with the color combo!!! So cute!!!

Patti MacLeith said...

Love the pierced add on and the detail inside.

Kathy said...

Great card! Have to go dig out this set. As always, great details.

Diane said...

what a hoot we must have made and posted the cards at the same time yours is neat and that is my favourite set

Lindsay said...

nice card.... great use of the challenge colours!

Winter said...

So cute! Love the sentiment!

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