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1/30/2016

PPA285: A Color Challenge

I made a very simple card for the Pals Paper Arts color challenge this week.





These are the 3 colors Jackie chose.



I sponged over a stripe stencil in Pink Pirouette - darker shade at the top and  lighter toward the bottom.
 

I think Watermelon Wonder is a great accent color.


Stamp: Hello
Paper: Whisper White 
Ink: Watermelon Wonder, Pink Pirouette, Tip Top Taupe
Accessories: Dots & Stripes Stencils, Stamping Sponges, 1/2" Circle Punch, Dimentionals

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13 comments:

  1. Such a sweet card. The sponging is beautiful. I have a tendency to want to always make the color intense. You have inspired me to try for a softer hand. While the card may be simple the design is striking. Thanks for playing with the Pals this week.

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    1. Thank you so much for your sweet comment, Michelle! I thought Pink Pirouette was a perfect color for soft sponging, and I'm glad that you liked it!

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  2. What a beautiful CAS card! You did fab on the sponging. Thank you for playing with us at PPA.

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    1. Thanks so much, Lynn! My CAS cards sometimes gets a little bleak, but I think the little smiley added fun to this card.

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  3. I love how you sponged the background..so soft and pretty!

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    1. Thank you so much, Laurie! I bought the stencil a few years ago, and this was the first time to use it. I'm glad it worked well.

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  4. I love how you sponged the background..so soft and pretty!

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  5. Such a pretty and soft creation! I love the stripes being softly sponged, the shading looks wonderful in contrast to the pop of Hello! Thank you for joining us this week at the Pals Paper Arts Challenge!

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    1. Thank you for your kind comment, Jackie! I love the 3 colors you chose for the challenge!

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  6. Love the striped masks ~ beautiful background! Thanks so much for sharing your card with us this week at Pals Paper Arts!

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    1. Thanks so much, Peggy! I'm glad you liked the strip masks!

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  7. Gorgeous! I love how you've created such softness with these stripes. Love it! Thank you so much for playing along with this week's Pals Paper Arts Color Challenge!

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    1. Thank you so much, Brian! I took the advantage of softness of the color (Pink Pirouette). :-)

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