Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Color Throwdown #198

Hello blogger friends!

Last night, I submitted a card to a color challenge with 3 minutes left until submissions were to close! 
(Talk about LAST MINUTE!)

In the spirit of color challenges, I'm submitting my first entry into the Color Throwdown #198 and from what I can tell, I'm going to be the first entry! 
(Probably a first & last for

With all that being said, here's the inspiration photo:

I mean seriously, how BEAUTIFUL is this color combo?!?

Here's my first entry for this challenge:

I couldn't capture the color of the gray the way I's reading black to me in EVERY photo!
(iPhone photos...please forgive me)

This challenge will be open until July 2nd at 6 p.m., so I'm going to attempt to submit multiple entries. I'm so in love with these colors!

Thanks so much for stopping by!
 Please comment and let me know what you think, and join me! 

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

The Play Date Cafe #137

Hello Blogger friends!

I'm having to keep this post short and sweet...I stumbled upon this color challenge at about 10:30 tonight and I loved the colors so much that I HAD to give it a try (despite it closing at midnight)

Here's the challenge:

and here's what I came up with Quick, fast and in a serious hurry!

Here's a side view to show the dimension...

I'll come back tomorrow to add the list of supplies used...right now I need to submit! 
(It's 11:57!!!)