Saturday, April 9, 2011

Yellow = Spring

Have you noticed that lately I've been on a yellow kick.  It's a good thing that yellow is darn cheerful and a perfect color for spring.  So let's not question the whys and wherefores, let's just enjoy the warm thoughts and feelings that come with yellow.

Here's the deets:
stamp - My Favorite Things "One Sweet Chick"
ink - Memento "Tuxedo Black"; Close To My Heart" Desert Sand
paper - yellow cs Colorbok; white Blender cs from MFT; white textured cs scraps for mats; Rubber Soul "Garden Variety Collection" dp
miscellaneous - copics, divine twine; charm; Close To My Heart "buttercup" brads; Favorite Finds "Lace Inspirations" buttons; daisy ribbon, sewing machine;
nesties circle and inverted scallops dies; embossing folder


don't forget the inside

Here's the challenges:
My Favorite Things MFTWSC14 - sketch
Stamp Something - Sassy Circle Somethings
Raise the Bar - Hey chick!
If the Shoe Fits FF#74 - SPRING Is In the Air
Paper Cutz #86 - Use and image of a bunny, lamb chick or Easter eggs
Crafty Catz #77  - Embossing (the yellow cs strip on the top portion is embossed)
DYSU #14 - follow the YELLOW brick road
CRAFT #97 - Animals/Pets
Stamp with Fun #105 - Easter
Shabby Tea Room #56 - photo of fancy Easter Eggs as inspiration
(I love this photo and could make a dozen cards after looking at it for this card I was inspired to use a stamp with an egg in it for this card)
Let's Ink It Up - Easter Creations
Whoopsie Daisy - It's Springtime
Tuesday Throwdown #43 - Spring
Simon Says - It's Time For Spring Colors
Craft Us Crazy #5 - Happy Easter or Spring
CES #31 - Monochromatic
One Stop Craft #126 - Monochrome
Secret Crafter #129 - Our Feathered Friends

Thanks for stopping by, I hope you'll come back again.

23 comments:

  1. Hey Chris :-) One more great take on our colour challenge over at DYSU! Wonderful springlike! TFS, Janna

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  2. Very cute, such a adorable image. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  3. Love your use of yellows and even your Nestie mimics the sun! :-) Cheerful and fun card! Thanks for playing along with us at RTB!

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  4. Very cute, love the sunny yellow, makes me wish we were in spring not Autumn. Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU, good luck. Hugs Suzanne

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  5. Hi Chris
    A beautiful card,thankyou for joining us at CraftyCatz,
    Hugs Dianne xx

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  6. Morning Chris, Love your card, thanks for playing along at craftycatz this week.xx

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  7. such a sweetie Chris, so cheery and lovely
    thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week
    hugs
    Miranda

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  8. This is so pretty and i love the image and colour palette you have used.Thanks for sharing it with us at CRAFT.

    Kerry x

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  9. Cute chick

    Thanks for joining "Our feathered friends" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

    Hugs Jane x

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  10. Such a sweet card! Love the colours and the lovely dp. A really adorable image too. Thanks for joining us at WhoopsiDaisy this week. Hugs...Mona

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  11. Cute card. Loving the yellow.
    Thanks for joining us at LIIU this week.
    Best wishes, Sharon

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  12. Fabulous Spring card! Thank you for joining us for this weeks challenge at Whoospi Daisy.
    Hugs Bonnie
    Whoopsi Daisy Designer

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  13. what a lovely creation thank you so much for sharing your work with us at the SCSC
    Hugs Kate xx

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  14. What a sweet image ... thanks for joining us in the Tea Room this week :)

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  15. This is so amazing! I love your sunshine colors! And your fantastic layout! Thanks so much for showing us your easter creation at LIIU this week! Good luck! PS- Want to be featured on LIIU? check out the top of the challenge blog for the link on how to apply!

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  16. So cute! Thanks for joining us at the Shabby Tea Room.

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  17. Me to on that yellow kick, must be that time of year. Such a beautiful card it just pops. Thanks for sharing with us at Let's Ink It Up.
    Hugs Shirley x x

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  18. Love the yellow & the little chick is adorable! Great job!

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  19. Wow, this is cute! I love this image. Thanks for joining us at Raise the Bar this week.

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  20. I love yellow and orange together, and how perfect for that cute chick image :)

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  21. Awww...this is such a sweet card!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

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  22. Lovely lovely card! I too am loving yellow right now. Thanks for playing along with us at the Shoe!

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  23. What a beautiful card

    Thanks for joining us for our Feathered Friends challenge at secret crafter this week and good luck!

    Hugs
    Francesca

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