Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Card Concept Challenge #42

Hi Everyone!  Time has flown by and we have another Card Concept Challenge for you.  This time we have a color challenge. Of course you can use the beautiful photo as inspiration too.

I used the colors to create my Clean & Simple holiday card.

I die cut the Pine Border Outline die from Scarlet Jewel Bitty Dots paper and also Early Espresso paper. I also cut it out of the vanilla paper so that the trees would be inset.  To keep the tree pieces in place I glued a scrap piece of paper on the backside of the panel. It was a bit tricky getting all the little pieces put back in but I really like the final result and I think by insetting the trees I keep that CAS look. 

Lastly I layered a thin strip of Baroque Burgundy along the bottom, added the sentiment and wrapped the pink twine around. This whole panel is popped up on dimensionals on the base card. 

Check out the rest of the Design Team's cards and get to work on the challenge. We love to see all your work!!

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!

Stamps: Think Big Favorites #8 (PTI)
Paper: Very Vanilla, Early Espresso (SU); Scarlet Jewell Bitty Dots Basics (PTI)
Ink: Early Espresso (SU)
Other: Pine Border Outline Die (Memory Box); pink twine (American Crafts); dimensionals (Recollections); Embellie Gellie Pick Up Tool (Scraperfect)


Vicki Burdick said...

Love your take on the inspiration photo, such a creative take on the challenge!!!

Kerin said...

I love it Debbie! Thanks for showing the detail of the trees, they look great!

sandie said...

The inlaid die looks amazing and I can imagine the hard work it took! The pink twine was the perfect touch x

laurie said...

Love the cute trees, and the string in the middle. Great design!

MackieMade Paper Creations said...

The trees are are beautifully done! Love this design!

Unknown said...

This is lovely!! Love the inlaid design and those polkadot trees!!

Michele K. Henderson said...

oooh, I love what you did with that Memory Box die! This is really adorable! Beautiful look!
Take care!

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Love those polka dotted trees! So fun!

Deanne :)

AB. said...

I love your card! What a cool die! :)

Lilian said...

This is so pretty! Love it!
Lilian TCC DT
The Leaf Studio

Julie Gearinger said...

Love your inlaid CAS Christmas trees! So cute with the polka dots and twine :-)

Leigh Penner said...

This is so pretty! I love it!

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