Monday, June 4, 2012

Challenge time!

I took several challenges this weekend and combined them into a single card. And the best part is these challenges helped me design a card I wanted to make to congratulate my son on a job well done. I got nowhere designing a card for him on my own until it all fell together with these challenges--like it was meant to be!

The Dynamic Duos challenge #5 decided the colors-- Stampin Up's Island Indigo and Real Red.

Then came the Paper Players Theme challenge #98--Summertime.

Retrosketches #14 provide the structure.

I am pretty pleased with my card. I used a Stampin Up 2012 sale-a-bration set, Sprinkled Expressions. The resulting card is clean and simple, perfect for a young adult--- and just the card I was looking to give my son. I love it when a plan comes together!

Stamping is fun!

Terri
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8 comments:

  1. What a fabulous clean design! Perfect for your son! :) Thanks so much for joining us at Dynamic Duos this week!

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  2. These colours are proving to be perfect for a masculine card. Love your take on the challenges. Thanks for playing along at Dynamic Duos.

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  3. Lovely design, your stars and the badge are so fun.

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  4. Terri you emailed me with a comment on my blog regarding my easel card but left no email for me to respond :(. I just made three easel cards and stacked them together no big secret really! LOL. I am glad it looked harder than it is LOL!

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  5. It IS perfect for a son - not frilly or fancy - but detailed and nice enough for a special occasion! So glad to see you at Dynamic Duos!

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  6. Absolutely awesome Terri, that star and the medal you created look great in these colours. Thanks for joining us at Dynamic Duos this week!
    Lesley

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  7. A delightful card for your son ~ love the stars within the star stamp! Thanks for playing along with us at Dynamic Duos!

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  8. What a fun card, Terri! Love how you added the sentiment to the award ribbon. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Paper Players and Dynamic Duos! :)

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