Friday, February 16, 2018

Make Waves Paper Meets Sunny Thoughts Stamp for Color Dare #280

Welcome back to another Color My Heart Color Dare challenge blog post!  This week we are challenging you to combine these three Close to My Heart colors:  Pixie, Pansy and Emerald.  Black and White Daisy are always FREE to use in our challenges but please do not add any new colors.  Of course, if you don't have these exclusive Close to My Heart colors yet you may substitute similar colors so you can still join in on the fun!

Months ago I seriously considered purchasing a Quilt Block Die from Stampin' Up.  It was pricey and I reluctantly talked myself out of the purchase.  Quilting is also another craft passion of mine so I decided that I could create a similar look in Cricut's Design Space and I did just that.  



Although it is not quite "perfect" I am very pleased with how it came out with these fabulous bright and cheery colors.  Now that I have it in my Design Space files I can replicate, resize and reproduce it in numerous color schemes. What fun I'm going to have with this file*!

      White Daisy CS
      Pixie CS
      Pansy CS
      Make Waves Paper (purple and green prints)
      Sunny Thoughts (sentiment and tiny pink flower)
          limited time--February Stamp of the Month
      Ribbon Border Die
      Black Pigment Ink
      Clear Embossing Powder

Other product:
      Waves Next Level Embossing folder by We R                     Memory Keepers 

Here is the Color Dare challenge graphic.  Just click on it to see what the rest of the fabulous Design Team has to inspire you!  Our challenge is open until Thursday evening, March 1 at 9PM CT so you have almost two weeks to link up your creation in our gallery.  We look forward to visiting your blogs and commenting on your artwork.

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I'm also entering this card into the following challenges:
     Hiding in My Scrap Room--Super Scraps
     Seize the Birthday--Option--Coffee or Tea
     Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper--Anything Goes
     World Wide Open Design Team--Anything Goes
     Simon Says Wednesday--Add a Die Cut
     As You Like it Challenge--Favorite Way to Add a             Sentiment and Why (Stamping because I have             lots of sentiment stamps)

* Would you like a copy of my Design Space file?  If so, please become a follower of my blog AND leave a comment on this blog post that you are following (through blogger or email) and I will email you a link.

Thanks for stopping by!  Have a wonderful week filled with fun and creativity!
:) Marie

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17 comments:

  1. Marie I LOVE your card! It's so bright and cheery and just makes me want to cuddle up with a book. Great job on the quilting, too. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  2. Fabulous layout design is great for using those odds and ends of scraps and wonderful share for Super Scraps Saturday at HIMCR #339. Thanks!, Becca~DT

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  3. Beautiful card! I would love the design space file for this if you don't mind? I follow through email. Thank you!

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  4. I love the way you and others design so many beautiful files in Design Space. I envy your talent. Thanks for sharing with us.

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  5. adehart@bellsouth.netFebruary 17, 2018 at 3:58 AM

    What a pretty card and what a wonderful way to combine your papercrafting and quilting talents. Thanks in advance for sending me the link to your DS file. I look forward to each of your posts through email.

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    1. Please post your email address so I can send it to you ASAP.
      :)

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  6. I love this card, Marie! Quilt designs are so perfect for cards. I like how you used the embossing folder to add the quilted effect!

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  7. Gorgeous make, thanks for sharing with us over at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge.

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  8. This is really beautiful. I would love to have the design space file. Thanks for sharing your creativity! Cheryl guitar1one@yahoo.com

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  9. This looks great. Love the bright colours you have used. Nice work. Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT Registered Owners/Admin for World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

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  10. Marie this card is beautiful...love it all. Great job in Cricut Design Space in creating your quilt.

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  11. Great way to combine and use these colors on the quilt design for a card. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday. Hope to see you again.
    Barbara DT member

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  12. super cute! Thank you so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Add a Die Cut” Challenge! :)

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  13. Very pretty color combo
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's pattern paper challenge
    Julie T

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  14. So pretty and I love the texture! Thanks so much for joining us at As You Like It Challenge!

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  15. Thank you for sharing with us at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Jacqueline DT World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

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  16. I love how you created your own pattern and used other "tools" Very clever. I would love to get the file for the quilt pattern. I don't have the patience to make a real quilt, but they are always very beautiful. Thanks for sharing

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