Friday, July 30, 2010

Play Date Cafe Challenge PDCC40

Sarah Anderson challenged us to a color splash this week for Play Date Cafe Challenge #40.
Black and white with a touch of green. The black and white part was easy. I used this same paper to make Rina's paper shoe. It has a really cool linen texture to it. Finding a green I liked, well, I thought it would be hard, but I walked into Michaels and this gorgeous shiny green paper just lept out at me. It has this gold shimmer imbedded in it. Pretty !
The design is simple; layering and several touches of ribbon, and even a little machine stitching.

Supplies
Paper: Recollections black cardstock, Recollections green cardstock, GCD Studios Floral Garden from the Cosette Collection
Inks+: Pitch Black Ranger Alcohol Ink
Tools: Martha Stewart Floral Vine Deep Edge punch, sewing machine
Miscellaneous: Offray Ribbons, Recollections paper flowers, glass microbeads

If you're looking for my DT submission for Papercraft Star's #6 challenge you can find it here. It's green too! Don't forget to get your submissions in by noon tomorrow. After that voting starts
Have a fantastic day!

9 comments:

  1. My very very most favorite MS punch of all. (or do I say that a lot about 3 or 4 others?) Anyway the color combo is perfect, very classy, and classic too. I am going to have to try that punch with black, it looks amazing.

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  2. Lovely clean design! Very pretty card. Thanks for joining us at the PDCC this week.

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  3. pretty card, tracy! love the border punch and the pretty DP. thanks for sharing :)! *hugs* steph :)

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  4. This is very elegant Tracy!Like everyone here, I love that MS punch and have been eyeing it for a while. Ya, I did have fun today, thanks!

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  5. Wonderful design, great shade of green! Thanks for playing at the PDCC.

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  6. Love your choice of green Tracy, because this is one of the shades that is chic! Great card!!
    Hugs, Ira

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  7. WOW Tracy, this is beautiful, I love the colors and the design..

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  8. OH WOW! That border punch on the side is FANCY! Love it! This is a great take on our splash color combo! LOVE LOVE LOVE IT:) You rocked it! Thanks for joining in the fun at the PDCC!

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  9. So pretty, Tracy! Thanks for playing with the Play Date Cafe!!

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