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Thursday, 23 June 2011

Colour Q Challenge


I decided to have a go at a new challenge. It's Colour Q Challenge and the clue is in the name.  You follow a colour scheme set by the challenge team.  I find this quite a difficult one as sometimes you get an idea in your head and then it's not easy to fit the colours into it and so you may have to rethink the whole thing.  However I've done it and here's my entry and I've enjoyed the mental stimulation to come up with an idea.
Now I don't have anymore brilliant blue cardstock so I've substituted it for pacific point to go along with the bashful blue, poppy parade, tempting turquoise and whisper white. My big shot was used to get the polka dot background behind my beach huts and the scallop border punch adds some waves!  I used my white gel pen to add some stripes and the sentiment is from Curly Cute, a great sentiment set.  Living not to far from some historical victorian seaside resorts I couldn't resist the beach hut theme.
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Have a great week.
Hugs Zx

6 comments:

  1. Very nice Zoe, can I book a fortnight in #2 please :) (school holidays soon)

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  2. I'll make sure it's ready for you with a pint in the fridge for a nice cuppa.Zx

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  3. What a great take on our color combo this week! Thanks for playing along with us at the colourQ!

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  4. Brilliant take on the colour challenge and i agree they are very hard to do but your card is just perfect Luv Sue x

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  5. Very cute use of the colors! I love your little extras! Thanks for playing with the CQC this week!

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  6. Such a cute little row of houses! I love the polka dots and the way you've inked up the sentiment. Thanks for joining us at the ColourQ this week!

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