Thursday, October 10, 2013

World Treasures CCMC 272

It's time for the Thursday Create with Connie and Mary Challenge!  Today the challenge is a color one:  using Bermuda Bay, Rich Razzleberry and So Saffron for your project!

I really like the way these colors look together!  I used the proud peacock from the World Treasures set (that I haven't used enough!), embossed him on Whisper White cardstock using my firm foam Bermuda Bay ink pad and Clear Embossing Powder (you CAN emboss with the firm foam pads if they are well-inked, you have the embossing powder ready, pour it on the stamped image quickly and heat.)

I then used a Blender Pen and ink refils to color in his pretty feathers.  I added the tiniest Pearls and a Rich Razzleberry Glimmer Brad to dress up his tailfeathers even more.

The sentiment is also from the same set.  I colored it with markers before stamping, cut it out with the matching Apothecary Accents Framelit, then cut off the white edge and layered it onto a Rich Razzleberry piece cut with the same Framelit.  It is decorated with more tiny Pearls and two yellow Rhinestones colored with a Sharpie marker.

Here again are the Create with Connie and Mary Challenge CCMC272 colors:

Have you tried a challenge before?  Whether you've tried 0 or 100, you'll enjoy working with these colors and seeing what you can come up with!  Just visit Create with Connie and Mary, check out the other Challenge Team Member's cards and the guidelines then get your stamp on!!

Stamps:  World Treasures
Inks:  So Saffron, Bermuda Bay, Rich Razzleberry, and Stampin' Write Markers in these colors
Paper:  same as inks + Whisper White
Tools and Accessories:  Big Shot, Magnetic Platform, Modern Mosaic TIEF, Apothecary Accents Framelits, Paper Snips, Blender Pens, Dimensionals, Basic Pearls and Rhinestones.

Thanks for visiting!  Now, go forth and stamp!  (and have fun!)



Claire Creates Cards said...

I LOVE your card! I have this stamp and have used it several time. You just don't see it used very often. Your embossed background and the details on the peacock are fabulous!

Nicole Tugrul said...

Gorgeous! The peacock was PERFECT for this color challenge!!

Jane Giggy said...

Your card just pops! So beautiful. The color combination and the Peacock are perfect together.

Melissa Davies said...

The peacock is PERFECT for this color challenge! Bright bold colors with a touch of sparkle from the glimmer brad - LOVE THIS!

Deb said...

What a regal looking peacock! Love this! Great sparkle and shine! And that glimmer brad is a perfect embellishment for this! Gorgeous!

Lisa Martz said...

I have this stamp set and have never used it...made me think it is time to get it out! Really pretty!

Lisa Young said...

These are perfect colors for a peacock! Great job coloring - the card is stunning! And I love the pearls and brad.

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