Happy 5th Anniversary to CTD

July 15, 2013 at 1:30 am 2 comments

…and Happy KSS Monday! 

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If you’re a fan of Color Throwdown Challenge, like I am … (and you have heard the big news yet) … they are celebrating their 5th year with CTD #250! (WOW! 5 Year!)

They are celebrating their anniversary big by giving loads of “goodies” away to those who enter their challenge … but hurry, the deadline is Tuesday, July 16th (that’s tomorrow!) – midnight Eastern Time.

Here are the colors for CTD250. To find all the details about entering and the prizes go HERE.

swatch+250

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I had join in on the fun and here is my card.

I did not have the SU!’s current colors of: Bermuda Bay, Crumb Cake or Melon Mambo. I substituted them with their retired colors that come pretty close: Taken with Teal, Kraft and Regale Rose. I am not sure if I am going to use this card for a birthday card or as a thank you card, so I left the sentiment off.

CTD-250

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Thanks for stopping by!

Hope you have a wonderful (and inky) week!

Check out what the KS Crew has cooked up for you today and CTD #250!

Connie  Julie  Lisa  Lynn  Tammy

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Stamps: 3 Step Sea Shells and 3 Step Hibiscus from Kitchen Sink Stamps.
Paper: Solar White Classic Crest from Neenah. So Saffron, Kraft, Taken with Teal and Regale Rose from SU!
Inks: (all Memento Inks unless noted) – Conch Shell: Step #4 – Angel Pink + add Pearlescent Beige (Brilliance) to the bottom 1/2 (outside shell 1/2), Step #3 – Angel Pink, Step #2 – Platinum Planet (Brilliance), Step #1 – Pearlescent Beige (Brilliance) on outside edge only, so 1x, Step #5 – Pearlescent Orchid (Brilliance) so 1x, repeat, Step #1 – VersaMark w/ Clear Detail Embossing Powder. Blue Hibiscus: Step #3 – Teal Zeal, Step #2 – Danube Blue so 1x, Step #1 – Summer Sky (wipe center area clean in the Stybus area [Hibiscus center], color in the Stybus with Atyou Spica – Gold, Step #4 – bottom/ Danube Blue – top/Morocco, Step #5 – bottom/Sweet Plum – top/Potter’s Clay.  Yellow Hibiscus: Step #3 – Peanut Brittle, Step #2 – Cantaloupe, Step #1 – Dandelion 2x’s, Step #4 – Morocco. Leaves: Step #3 – Olive Grove, Step #2 Bamboo Leaves, Step #1 – Pistachio + Pear Tart. 
Embellishments: Atyou Spica – Gold. Pewter Star Fish charm from my craft stash. Fine detail clear embossing powder & VersaMark ink – used on the sun. Buttercream Twine from The Twinery. Large scalloped scissors from Fiskars.
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Sea Shells by the Sea Shore Basket full of Sunflowers

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Tammy Hershberger  |  July 15, 2013 at 3:14 pm

    This is awesome, Maria! LOVE the tropical look with these colors! Thanks SO MUCH for helping us celebrate The Color Throwdown anniversary with this card, AND your great prize!

    Reply
  • 2. Lynn McAuley  |  July 16, 2013 at 8:07 pm

    The perfect mix of images for these great colors!! Treasures from a tropical paradise!! Beautiful work, Maria!!

    Reply

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