Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Color Throwdown #189 - Listen Honey....

Wow - I can't believe my last week as Guest DT for the Color Throwdown has arrived already! Where did April go??!!

I have had a great time being out of my comfort zone trying to work with 4 colors - and was honored to have my work posted beside all the creative, inspiring Throwdown Design Team members each week.

So here are the colors we have to work with this week!  Oh my gosh -  there are FIVE colors here!!  I made my card without really registering that fact!!!  
And here's my last card as Guest DT for the Color Throwdown

I just love these Emerson Stamps -  I have about 5 of them and I don't ink them up enough!?  I just look at them in the box in my craft room - read their sentiments and nod my head in agreement.... What's with that??!  Do you have stamps like that  -  ones you like but forget to use??!

The sentiment on this one says "Listen Honey - God didn't promise it would be easy....He just promised it would be worth it!"  Very humbling don't you think?!

So - now YOU can try using 5 colors!!  Check it out at the Color Throwdown blog and link up your card there!   If  I can do it -  so can you!   And also see all the wonderful inspiration from the Design Team - they are SO awesome!

Thanks so much for stopping by today! 

Stamps:  American Art Stamp - Emerson Worth It
Paper:  White, Scarlet Jewel, DP Echo Park This and That Paper Pack.
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories:  Saddle stitched ribbon Aqua Mist - PTI, foam tape, Copics: E00, E33, R05, R20, B37, Y21, Tiny Twinkles - Taylored Expression.

 


10 comments:

Annette said...

hehe this is a cute card...great image..

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Julia.

Hugs Riet.xx

Lisa Lara said...

oh this is beautiful. Love it. Love the colors Julia! So happy you joined the TAWS blog hop.

HelenM said...

loving it!!!

Broni said...

Ah, gee, I'm sad this is your last week with us, Julia! I've loved your wonderful designs. This one is no exception! LOVE that sentiment!!!

Joan Ervin said...

I can't believe I don't have any of those awesome stamps, Julia...dang!!!! I think the sentiment on this is so inspirational...puts everything in perspective!! You used the colors beautifully, too...ya did good, gf!!!! Thanks for stamping along with us this month...you are such a fabulous artist and it was such a treat to see your gorgeous cards on the CTD blog each week!!!!

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dpkennedy said...

Your patterned paper is gorgeous! Great fun image too - love your card!

It was fantastic having you this month! I am so happy that you joined us and shared your wonderful creations!

Wanda Cullen said...

Julia, it's been great having you with us this month and hope you continue to play along! Love this paper and what a great sentiment! You rocked all FIVE colors - lol!

Lori said...

Beautiful card, Julia! You did great with the five color challenge! Thanks so much for joining this month as our guestie.