MOJO183 and JAI60

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Yesterday, I got something very special in the mail.  As often as I can, I make a card for the MOJO Monday sketch challenge.  For this particular challenge, if you make a card on the first Monday of the month you have a chance to win a stamp set if your card is chosen as a winner.  I've been making cards for this challenge for a long time, and (I can hardly believe it) for the first Monday in March my card was chosen as one of the winners!!

My prize was a stamp set (which I got in the mail yesterday), so I put it to good use for the newest MOJO sketch and the Just Add Ink color challenge.

I love Old Olive and Rich Razzleberry together, but I wish I had some designer paper besides the retired Cottage Wall paper when using these colors together.  I ended up using the Jolly Holiday paper for the Old Olive polka-dotted panel, which just goes to show that these versatile papers can be used for just about anything!

I thought about putting a sentiment on this card, but decided against it.  There's something about this relatively clean and simple card that I don't want to spoil by adding a sentiment.  In my version, I have replaced the scalloped panel in the sketch graphic with the background leaves.

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

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9 Responses to “MOJO183 and JAI60”

Kim O'Connell said...

WOW! This is gorgeous! I have always loved this color combo, too. What is that stamp set called that you used? It's so pretty!

Colleen said...

Love the colours! Gorgeous card! And CONGRATS!

Allison said...

This is beautiful! Looks fabulous without a sentiment!

Congrats on your win too!

Always Playing with Paper said...

Congrats on your win at the Mojo! This card is amazing...I love the clean lines...

Mae Collins said...

What a gorgeous that flower. Thanks for playing along this week with our colour challenge at Just Add Ink.

Bronwyn Eastley said...

Beautiful! You put your winnings to good use!

Vicky Hayes said...

Oh congratulations on your win Jen - bet you felt great! And to win a stamp set too, the BEST kind of prize! Love today's card - Rich Razz and Old Olive really are a winning combination.

Jan Smith said...

Yes, the simple clean lines needed to remain sentiment free. Good decision. Congrats on your JAI Top Pick selection! Cheers!

Olena said...

What an adorable card! Olena