Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Penquins love FOREVER

Doesn't it seem like I was just posting last week's Color Dare challenge?  Well, it is that time again!  And Riley has done it again, another great color combo challenge!

Color Dare #104:  Cajun Crazy Beezes 
Cajun Craze

Baja Breeze

Not Quite Navy

I decided it was time to make my husband another card and thought these colors would be great for a man's card.  I used the Penguins from Everyday Pop-up Cards.  They reminded me of a movie, I can't remember the name, but it's about penguins and their heart song and how they mate for life.  A kid's movie of course, I don't get to watch much else!  I hope my husband picks up on the connection.  I will probably put a little reminder in my letter on the inside!

Here's what I came up with:

Scalloped background was cut from Elegant Edges at 4 3/4".
Penguins image was cut at 2 3/4" from

Recipe:
Card Base: SU Not Quite Navy 4 1/4" X 5 1/2" (folded)
Card front: Cajun Craze 4" X 5 1/4"   
Other Cardstock / Paper:  Baja Breeze, Not Quite Navy DP,
Ink: SU Cajun Craze
Stamps:  PTI Faux Ribbon
Accessories:  Cuttlebug & Checkerboard and Mesh embossing folder, Cricut & Elegant Edges and Everyday Pop-up Cards

Thanks so much for visiting me while I am
Hiding in My Craft Room!

Don't forget to check out the other design team members creations at The Color Dare, put a link to your creations for this week's challenge, and/or check out what others are doing with the colors this week!

12 comments:

  1. I like your card - the colors you used and the patterns go very nice together!

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  2. Great card Laurie...the colors you used are great together! TFS!!!!

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  3. Your penguins are cute! Fun card!

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  4. omg this is so CUTE!!! and I <3 those cuttlebugged penguins! -Sam :-)

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  5. This is very sweet! Love the colours and textures, and I REALLY need that elegant edges cartridge, apparently. :0)

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  6. Penguins are so cute! I love yours! Hope your hubby loves the card as much as we do!

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  7. Those penguins are too cute, love the embossing.

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  8. Awww, too cute! I love the texture.

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  9. Awww that is so sweet. I am sure your hubby will love it! TFS

    KimMJ

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  10. Laurie, I love this! Those penguins are too cute.

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  11. That card is so cute. Love the idea of embossing the penguins. It really sets them off. Great card

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