Monday, March 30, 2015

The Kraft Journal Color Challenge

Hi there!

How was your weekend?  

We have a new color challenge at The Kraft Journal this week. It's three colors and the colors inspired me to create an Easter Card. 

I started with a base of Brown Kraft Cardstock onto which I added patterned paper inspired by the spring color board you will find below. I then wrapped a length of Hand Stained Bias Tape around the card front and tied off in a fluffy bow adding a lavender button laced with Lavender Pastel Hemp Cord.  

A row of pastel buttons were added to the bottom which I also laced with Lavender Pastel Hemp Cord before adhering them.   Using some Easter die-cuts and a stamp set from My Creative Time Hello Chickie I created a little scene for the focal image. Lastly, I added some sequins for a little further embellishing.
Other Products Used
My Creative Time: Hello Chickie
My Creative Time: Stitched Grass Border
My Creative Time: 4x4 Journal Die & More Set
Buttons: Hobby Lobby
Patterned Paper: Scrap box
Here is the Color Story for this week's challenge! 
Please be sure to head over to The Kraft Journal blog to see the projects created by the other talented ladies.  We hope to see your Color Inspiration creations in the gallery this week for your chance to be showcased in the "Feature me Friday" post as well as be entered to win a $15.00 gift voucher to The Kraft Outlet store.

Thank you for stopping by! I hope you have a GREAT start to your week! 
~Tammy~

11 comments:

Audrey Pettit said...

This is so super adorable, Tammy! Love this color combo for spring and love all your vintage touches on here. The seam binding bow and all those buttons are so sweet. Love that little chickie in his egg, too!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Adorable!! LOVING the colors and that little chic!!!!!

Irish Cherokee said...

Excellent Tammy. Love the design and colors. The image you created is perfect.

Blessings
Jim

Marsha said...

So cute! Love the die cuts and all those buttons.

Sherrie K. said...

Fantastic card Tammy! The little chickie is so darn cute and love how you framed it:) The buttons on the bottom is so fun! Adorable card!
have a great day!
Sherrie k

Maria said...

Wonderful card with the sweet chick in the egg, Tammy! Love the colors and the row of buttons along the bottom, too!:-)

Lisa said...

What a pretty little Easter card Tammy! Love that sweet little chick!

jessica said...

LOVE this Tammy! What beautiful colors!
AWESOME job my friend!

Jinny Newlin said...

Ever so sweet, Tammy! Really love that darling chick and the combination of purples and greens!

Nana said...

Too darn cute. Love the chick in the egg too cute.
Have a creative day.
Hugs Nana
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Lisa said...

This is so sweet!! The little chick is so cute!! I love the pretty buttons!! Have a great day :)

Lisa
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