Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Red & Indigo Birthday

Would you believe I now have my birthdays made up through May?  This is totally unheard of for me, even though I'm usually a most organized person.  I think, now that I've retired and don't pay as much attention to time as I once did, that I have a tendency to put things off.  You know, like wait til the very last minute.  I can't say that's a good thing that has come out of retirement.

Today's card combines two challenges, a color challenge from Dynamic Duos and a sketch challenge from Retro Sketches.  I love how bright and cheerful this turned out.


Stamp Sets:  Gorgeous Grunge, Simply Sketched (Stampin' Up!); Ink:  Island Indigo; Card Stock:  Island Indigo, Real Red, Whisper White, Real Red Polka Dot Parade Designer Series Paper (Stampin' Up!); Accessories & Tools:  Chalk Talk Framelits, Itty Bitty Punch Pack Scallop Circle, 1/8" Silver Brads, 1/4" Island Indigo Ribbon - retired (Stampin' Up!)

Now here are the challenges from Dynamic Duos and Retro Sketches.

http://thedynamicduoschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/02/dd88-red-teal.html

http://retrosketches.blogspot.com/2014/02/retrosketches-100.html
 
Thanks for stopping in at the Coffee Pot Stamping Cafe,

Marsha

3 comments:

  1. This is super cute! Love your design. :)

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  2. Really nice card. Love how you have used the challenge colors. Thanks for joining us at the Dynamic Duos.

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  3. Marsha, nice take on the sketch and colors! Love the grunge background. Great idea of using the Chalk Talk Framelits! Thanks for sharing at the Dynamic Duos this week!

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