Thursday, 4 February 2010

Colour Combo

Play Date Cafe's challenge this week was to use colours that are amongst one of my favourite colour combinations so I couldn't resist any excuse to use some more of those lovely K and Co papers!

That said, I DID struggle a bit with the layout of this card, mainly because I couldn't decide where to put the greeting and worse, couldn't even decide on what greeting to use!

I have found that the problem with making cards for charity and selling to a limited audience is that you never know what kind of greeting they want on what type of card - So I always try in the main to leave the inside blank and put on a lot of cards an 'all purpose' greeting in the hope that I will please somebody and tempt them to put their hands in their purses/pockets!!


White was not in the four colour challenge but I hope I'll be forgiven for the use of the spotty flower as I did manage to incorporate the other shades of blue, teal, spice and dark brown!

12 comments:

  1. Hi Viv. This is such a beautiful card.. Beautiful, classy papers, great design and very effective. I adore your pretty flower.
    Happy Crafting.
    Love Sandra xx

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  2. The composition of your card is wonderful. The flower just gives it the finishing touch, Petra. xx

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  3. Love this Viv.. the colours and design and perfect

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  4. What a beautiful card for the Cafe' challenge this week, Viv! Love the way you used the colors!

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  5. A beautiful combination of patterns and colors, just perfect!

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  6. This is so elegant and classy

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  7. Thought you said you couldn't sew? Looks pretty darn good to me! Beautiful card and layout, should think this would sell really well?

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  8. What gorgeous papers you used! Love how you combined the colours. Thanks for playing at the play date cafe this week

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