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Wednesday, July 14, 2010

D2D July Artist's Challenge {#2} Vino

Okay!
I finally finished my entry for the Designed2Delight Artist's Challenge this week!
I had a serious issue with choosing a color combo for this image, as many of you read in the D2D group at Crafter's Digital Art Center. (so funny!) So, this morning I was reading through everyones comments there, and scoping out what everyone else had come up with, and my eye happened to catch the discussion 'Delightful Color Inspiration' and I remembered that I had not made a card to participate in that yet!! And thank goodness there was no deadline, right? So bam, got my colors.


The whole time I was painting this image, the country song 'Toes in the Water' was playing in my head. I do not know the name of the singer, but I love that song, so I thought 'Life is good today' was an appropriate sentiment to add to my card. I typed it out on the computer here, and added it to my card front!

Oh, and did I mention that I used embossing, there on the card? That is for the Double Delight Challenge! Fun, fun!

Thanks for taking a look-see! Happy summer!

Sherrie
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Life is Good
4-1/4 x 5-1/2 inches
stamps: D2D - Vino; SU - Vintage Labels
paper: watercolor; Basic Black, Tempting Turquoise, Razzleberry
ink: Turquoise, Old Olive, Razzleberry, Orchid, Lavendar Lace, Choc Chip, yellow, white gel pen
etc: SU - Square Lattice embossing folder, cuttlebug, Razzleberry ribbon, half pearls, ticket corner punch

7 comments:

  1. Love your card.
    And did I tell you that my BFF lives in Camas. I've been to Spokane. lol
    I'm geekish like that to think it's cool.
    Anywhoooooooooooooo Great work!

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  2. Really pretty, great idea to use those colors. Love the sentiment you picked, and hope "life is good" for you today!

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  3. Hi, I love your card. The colors are great and the embossing is super. Thanks for playing with us at Double Delight.

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  4. Hi Sherrie! LOVE THIS! Great job going for the "red wine" bottle *Ü* So pretty! And I love your textured embossed bg too--I haven't seen that one yet! Thanks so much for playing with us at Double Delight! *Ü*

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  5. OH SNAP! (lol) I totally forgot about that color challenge as well! Just re-read that part. GREAT JOB... those colors work with your image very well! =)

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  6. very fun card....I forgot to put embossing on mine!! Duh!! Maybe THIS week I'll read the challenge rules better! Love the color scheme with this card! :)

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