Sunday, February 8, 2015

The Paper Players Color Challenge


Hi everyone!

Today Nance has a color challenge at The Paper Players:




I went pretty heavy on the black and red with just a tiny heart of Calypso Coral. The 3 colors are so pretty together, I wish I would have used more of it. Isn't that how it always goes? You get a card done, go back and look at it, and think of other things you would like to change. But no time for that...I have a ton of things on my list to do! But I will definitely make another card with that color combo again, especially after seeing some of the other DT cards.

You can check those out here:

The Paper Players Design Team



I'm entering this at a few challenges:


Addicted to CAS: ( I used XO designer paper)




Curtain Call:  ( I used XO designer paper)



Head on over to The Paper Players and play along!

17 comments:

  1. I love how everything pops from that embossed, black background, Laurie! So glad you shared this with us at ATCAS!

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  2. GREAT card, Laurie! Love the red and black with just a punch of coral. Great use of the word dies too!

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  3. Laurie, I'm with you. I always look at my finish projects and want to change things! I think yours is perfect just the way it is, though. Love the beautiful embossed black background. It really makes everything else pop!

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  4. Laurie, this is wonderful! What a great layout....I just love your hearts and that great banner! And your DSP is perfect!

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  5. Adore this!! Must get that heart EF!!!

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  6. I love the layout you've used for your card, Laurie! The red banner looks so rich behind that gorgeous heart.

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  7. Very pretty card! No need to have second thoughts on this one!! Love it!

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  8. So pretty. Love that layered heart. The xoso paper is awesome. Thank you for playing along with us at Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge.

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  9. I think you used the colors perfectly, Laurie! The simple pop of coral is perfect! I love how you layered the hearts and the texture is a perfect pop. So pretty! :)

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  10. This is fabulous ! Thank you for sharing with ATCAS!

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  11. Love these Valentine--very striking!

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  12. Pretty card!! And don't worry about the Calypso Coral, sometimes just a smidge of a color is the best way to go! A very lovely Valentine :)

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  13. So pretty, Laurie! A perfect combination of colors and textures!

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  14. Laurie, I love the offset hearts - they are fabulous. I also love the bold look of your card - perfect with these bold colors.
    hugs
    jaydee

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  15. Laurie, this is such a pretty Valentine! I love the little pop of color in the Coral. The embossing and that red banner is fabulous! XX

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  16. Gorgeous card! I combined my colours in a similar way - I think sometimes the one that you underplay really stands out if there is only a little of it. Love the xo heart and thinlit word die - perfect for Valentine's Day.

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