colourQ 163

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The colourQ colors this week are inspired by this adorable hat and made me think of a warm sweater on a cold night.  However, what emerged on my stamping desk is anything but.

I think the Tempting Turquoise threw me for a loop.  It probably should have inspired a cold winter scene in my head, but instead it inspired some flowers.  So I inked up the lovely Summer Silhouettes  and stamped some random leaves onto a background of text from By Definition.  Then I created the small circle and put a couple of wispy-willowy flowers in it.  This is probably the last time I'll ink up this set until the spring melt, but it was fun to take it out for this color challenge!

The colourQ design team has got quite an eclectic bunch of cards using these colors this week, so I hope you have a chance to check them out.  Then ink up those stamps and join us!

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6 Responses to “colourQ 163”

Tracey McNeely said...

Jen I love this card, you put together such awesome elements.

Sylvia said...

Fabulous card, Jen, love the floral! The weather here is sitting at 48 for the first time since this year. The sun is out so I really don't mind, but my flowers are still okay! Have a wonderful Tuesday.

CASTOWNE said...

What emerged is ONE GREAT CARD! your colors!

Darnell J Knauss said...

I like how you did this, Jen, putting a "spotlight" on the wispy flowers! Well done!!

LeAnne said...

This is lovely..this set has been used a lot out there in blogland lately...a last hurrah for summer, maybe!!! LOVE them used this way! I love that bottom panel stamped the way you did...very eye-catching!

Vicky Hayes said...

Perfect colours, perfect stamp set and perfect card Jen!