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Wednesday, March 2, 2011

The Color Yellow

For this weeks Tuesday Trigger I challenged myself to combine 3 challenges into one card. Here is the Tuesday Trigger challenge:
An Idea in Yellow from Wide Open Spaces via Pinterest

This weeks Tuesday Trigger can be found here: http://www.moxiefabworld.com/2011/03/tuesday-trigger-idea-in-yellow.html

The second challenge is a sketch from Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge found here: http://kgiron.blogspot.com/2011/02/sweet-sunday-sketch-challenge-106.html and here is the sketch:

The third challenge was from Papertrey Ink which was to use fun foam and you can find the PTI Make it Monday #4 Challenge here:
Here is my card that came from the three challenges:

I followed the SSSC and was inspired by the Tuesday Trigger for the colors: pink, yellow and a little bit of green. For the PTI challenge I made the flower out of fun foam using two PTI dies from the Beautiful Blooms II collection and layered them together and with a small glittered flower in the middle with a gemstone.

 
I also used an embossing folder on both foam flowers. It didn't work as well as I had hoped but enough to add interest.

To finish off the flower I used a corsage pin and a leaf. Worn Lipstick distress ink was used to ink the edges of the card and both of the cardstock circles. I used two different stamp sets for the  sentiment: Mom came from Stephanie Bernard's Stamps of Life and the Thinking of You came from Inadinkado-Garden Flowers.

Choosing three different challenges for one card really made it fast and easy to make the card. I just might be doing this more often.

8 comments:

  1. A very pretty card !!! I love that you combined three challenges, WOW !! I tried to emboss the fun foam also, but with not so great results, oh well it was fun to try. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Gorgeous..great take on both challenges!

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  3. Teresa, thanks for your sweet comment! I love the pattern papers you chose and the PTI die!

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  4. Thanks ladies for your kind comments.

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  5. Gorgeous take on these challenges, Teresa! LOVE all your sweet, thoughtful, little embellishments!

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  6. great card! i love the layered flowers and the pin. so cute.

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  7. Hey Teresa! What a sweet approach to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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