ColourQ 87 and SSSC119

Friday, June 3, 2011

When I saw the ColourQ challenge this week I was stumped.  The colors are bright and fun, the sketch graphic had this adorable owl using all the colors, and there was loads of inspiration from the design team.  And yet, I had no idea how I was going to put that all together in a card!  But I was determined to give it a try, so I sat down with the Sweet Sunday Sketch and tried to put the two together.

I've taken a few day off from stamping this week because I've had some other things to do in the evenings when I'm usually stamping, and I think my mojo has decided it needed a few days off as well.  I no sooner started my card when I realized that I had no clear goal in mind and I needed to get back on course.

I'm pretty sure that this card is not what I envisioned when I originally decided to try these two challenges.  But it is bright and cheery, and I really like the flower that I used from the Simple Friendship stamp set. 

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you have time to stamp today!

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5 Responses to “ColourQ 87 and SSSC119”

Evette K. said...

this card is so so pretty. i love flowers and this is one card I am definately going to case. thank you for sharing it with us. love the colors, etc.

Vicky Hayes said...

I think you've done a great job Jen - those flowers look gorgeous in these colours!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Beautiful card, thanks for sharing!

Always Playing with Paper said...

Love the flowers and the way you used the colours Jen. My Mojo is zip right now...I am in the middle of report cards which kills any creativity! LOL!!!
Chat soon,
Lesley

Sylvia said...

Lovely card, Jen! Thanks for joining us at the ColourQ this week.