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Sunday, November 14, 2010

Pink and Yellow Challenge Card

I created a pink and yellow card for the Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog. Pat invited me to join in the challenge even though I am not sure my cards are good enough to be entered into a challenge. However, I had fun creating and making this card. Pink is one of my favorite colors and yellow does look nice with it (Of course, I added a little purple as well as that is my other favorite color. I guess I am just a typical girl.) I chose to use a bright pink instead of a pastel pink as I enjoy the jewel colors more than the pastel colors. I also got to ink up one of my new Magnolia Stamps from my pre-order and use my new Magnolia Doohickey die called Doily Flowers. I just love this Snowy Hugs stamp. I knew when I saw it that I would get that one as it can also be used after Christmas for just a winter card. When I created my first flowers with the Doily Flower dies, I thought that these dies create beautiful flowers. I attached the small and large flowers together with an antique brad from Stampin' Up.

Here are a couple pictures of my card:

A closer view of the image:

Items Used:

Stamps: Magnolia and Stampin Up

Dies: Magnolia and Spellbinders

Card Stock and Designer Paper: Stampin' Up

Crochet Ribbon, Brad and Rhinestones: Stampin' Up

Markers: Copic

Dye Stamp Pad: Stampin' Up

I am also going to enter my card in the 7 Kids Give Thanks Challenge. I haven't entered my cards in many chanllenges, so I hope that I have good luck in these two and can gain some experience in making cards for challenges.

Thanks for stopping by to see my card, and I hope that you will leave a comment if you have a moment. Have a great stamping day!!

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Barb Hardeman said...

Dawn, I'm so glad that you listened to Pat and joined the challenge. This card is adorable and you've donw a wonderful job combining the two colors. Your coloring is wonderful, the flowers are just gorgeous and the yellow die behind the image with the rhinestones is beautiful. You did a super job...

Rene said...

Oh this is very pretty...that is my favorite image!!! :D
Good luck...great job!

Beth said...

Dawn, what an adorable card! Love that image, and your coloring is wonderful! Great job!


Pat said...

Hi Dawn...what a totally cute card!! I love this little Tilda too...but doesn't she know, snowmen are COLD?!! hehehe!! Seriously, your card is just darling! You've done a spectacular job choosing pinks and yellows that compliment each other!! Thanks so muchm for joing us in this very first ever challenge at Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog!! See you soon...Good luck in your challenges, darlin'. Pat Frank

Card Crazy said...

Such a pretty card. Your take on pink/yellow is just great and your flowers with the rhinestone are delightful! TFS
Sue S.

Jean said...

Dawn, this card is so adorable.. you made such a great use of pink and yellow.. using the snowman and Tilda was a great idea and you did an magnificent job of coloring them.. Love your layout and your flower.. great job..
Hugs, Jean

Leslie Avila said...

What a beautiful card to be in the yellow and pink challenge. I love that you've chose a darker shade of pink. Great job! Keep them coming.
Blessings from Georgetown,
Leslie Avila

Candy said...

Oh Dawn,
I am so happy you joined our first challenge at Magnolia-licious CHALLENGE BLOG.
Your card is fantastic. Great bright colours and your flowers turned out marvellous!!
Love your colouring - please don't hesitate to join us again :o)
Hugs, Candy

Karen's Fun Blog said...

very pretty! : )

Only By His Grace said...

Super card Dawn.
Love the shades of pink and yellow.
Hugs Maz

Maria said...

Fabulous card Dawn! Love the yummy DPs and those flowers are perfect. So glad you joined our first Magnolia-licious challenge and we hope you join us again soon. Hugs, Maria

Sandy said...

cute, cute card ---- the colors you have put together are wonderful.

LINDA W. said...

Hi Dawn...great card for the your die cuts
and the flower that you made.
Hugs Linda

cathylynn said...

You card is so cute. I love it!!

Angela said...

Oh how adorable this is, Dawn! Your snowman really comes to life. Love the bright pink and yellow colors you chose. Beautiful job! Thanks for joining us this week at the Magnolia-licious Challenge blog. hugs, Angela

shelly said...

Very cute card! Your coloring is beautiful!! The little rhinestones are so pretty! Great job!

Lisa Andrews said...

I just love this image! Your color combination is so warm and lovely! Thanks for joining us at 7 Kids.


Lisette Morris said...

Great card! Love this shade of pink and yellow. Beautiful coloring!

Viv said...

Beautiful card! Love those Mag dies!
Thanks for the lovely comments on my card for the blog hop and sorry, the puzzle piece wasn't showing . Its all fixed now if you want to collect it!
Thanks for visiting. Viv