Thursday, July 28, 2011

DYSU Challenge #30 - Orange, Yellow, Brown


Hi everyone! We're so happy to have you for this week's challenge! We have a color combo for you this week - we want to see your creations using Orange, Yellow & Brown.

Be sure to stop by the DYSU blog to see what the other girls have created.

This week's Sponsors:
Stretch ‘n Bubbles
Winner’s Choice of 4 Digis
Stitchy Bear
$10 Gift Voucher for Stitchy Stamps, Floppy Latte Designs and Sylvie’s Stamps
Winner’s Choice of 3 Digis

My image this week is Beach Clothes Line from Gingerloft. I've added some burlap and orange fiber for texture behind the image.

My flower is handmade and I hope to be posing a tutorial on it soon. It is made with polyester suit lining material and gold tulle. The fabric was white and I colored it with a ProMarker to match the card.

Stamps: Gingerloft Beach Clothes Line
Paper: Echo Park A Walk in the Park
ProMarkers: Gold, Sunflower, Amber, Pumpkin, Blush, Vanilla, Blue Pearl, Cornflower, China Blue, Cinnamon
Accessories: Spiral Paper Clip, Burlap, Handmade Fabric Flower, Orange fiber

I've checked the challenge lists at Feline Playful and I'd like to enter the following challenges:

Crafting for all Seasons - 2W - #6 beach/ocean

Divas by Design - 2W, 2E - #7 summer

I Love Promarkers - Must use Promarkers - #76 anything goes

Papercraft Star - anything goes

Paper Shelter Challenge - 3E, SIO - #24 anything goes

Sisterhood of Crafters  - 2W, 3E - Simply Handmade

Stampavie and More -2W,  JFF - #148 Summer

Stampin' Royalty - 3C -  #82 Summer

Clear It Out! - 2W -  Use Old Supplies - 2nd W - Anything Goes  

Partytime Tuesdays - 3E (2E anything goes wk) - PTT#26 Anything goes

Use It Tuesdays - 2W, must use hoarded supplys - Use Two Hoarded Items (Spiral Paperclips, fibers)

Paper Playtime - 2W - summer theme using digital or stamped images or sentiments

Come and Get It Challenges - Make your own flowers

2 Sisters - #449 Anything Goes 

ECP Challenges - 2W -  #43 Summer Theme

Make it colorful - 3E, must include colouring -   Colour Your Own Embellishments 

Blogger's Challenge - JFF – Summertime

Fussy and Fancy - 2W – summer

Inspire Me Fridays - always anything goes

Mami Doodles - 2W, SIO, JFF - 2nd week - at the beach

Off the Wall Craftiness - 2W, 3E, SIO – beach

Paper Cutz - anything goes

Stamp Something - include embellishment


Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...
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Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

WOW! What a fun creation! LOVE the burlap panel ... perfect for your 'country' (perfectly colored) image! AND ... love how you've finished the inside of your card! GREAT job Heather!!!

Thanks so much for joining in our 'Simply Homemade' challenge at The Sisterhood. I look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work in future challenges.

One of the 'Sistahs'

Peggysue said...

Heather, your card is so pretty! I love the fuzzy fiber and that flower you made. Great interior too!
You must get up earlier than I do. This is the 2nd week I've been following you around to the challenge blogs to enter my card!! Too funny.

Miranda said...

gorgeous card heather, and such lovely details

Denise and Louise said...

Lovely card - fantastic embellishments.
Denise xx

Lori said...

What a cute idea, I love the colors! Thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

Tenny Kusuma said...


Your card is so stunning. Love the burlap and {I guess} your {handmade} flower. It's just pretty. Hugs -- Tenny

Tracy said...

WOW! There are so many great elements on this card I don't know where to begin. I love it all! Thanks so much for playing our challenge this week at Papercraft Star! Hope you'll come back and play again!

Nicola said...

Gorgeous card using a great colour combo and beautiful image!
Thanks for entering our summer challenge this week at Fussy and Fancy and good luck!
Love Nicola xxx

Cindy van Oorschot said...

Like all the interesting elements you used on your card, and like the flower too. Thanks for joining us at Come and Get it Challenges this week.

Anne H. said...

Such a lovely summer-card!
An adorable image and beautiful colors.
Thanks for joining us at Stampavie and More.

xxxtglxxx said...

Your flower looks fantastic! Great card :)

Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week,



Tenia Nelson said...

What a lovely card!! Thanks for playing at OTWC!!

Anonymous said...

I loved the card. The flower is simple but elegant. Love it. I hope you do a tutorial soon. Thanks for taking part in this weeks Come and Get It Challenge.

Kreativmonster said...

Very, pretty card! The colour-combi always reminds me of autumn, but you bring the summer back (it's very wet here in Germany). Thanks for sharing this with us at stamps&fun=CREATIVITY

Jan said...

Fab card, it's lovely thanks for joining us at CFAS xx Jan

TannyP said...

What a great card! Your flower is fabulous =) Love that burlap and the papers you've chosen. Thanks for joining in the Sisterhood of Crafters challenge!

Ida said...

Totally fun! Great image and embellishments. Thanks for joining the BC Summertime challenge.

Livert said...

Cute card. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter.

Hugs Liv.

Ren-Yi said...

This is a really beautiful card - inside and out. I love the many layers, and that flower is just perfect.

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

A gorgeous card! Love those colors you used. The paper is awesome!! And the image is so cute. …..
So happy that you have joined us at SFC……

lynn said...

gorgeous colors and i just love your flower, heather:)

Nadell said...

Beautiful card. Love it and the colors you have used. Thanks for joining us at SFC.

Hugs Nadell

Vicky said...

Beautiful card hun...!

thanks for joining us at Divas...and good luck..!

hugs Vicky xx

Terry said...

Thank you for sharing your wonderfull creation with the DT from Simon Says Stamp and Show, hugs terry xxx

The Mama Monkey said...

Super cute colors for a summer scene! Unexpected and I love it!

Thanks for playing with us at Use It Tuesday!

Antoinette said...

Wow! The perfect Summer card and loving the flower too! Thank you for joining us for the Easy Crafts Projects Challenge. Hope to see you again for our next challenge! Good Luck! Hugs Antoinette xXx

Krista's Paper Cafe said...

A beautiful card. I like your color choices.

Thank you for playing with us at Paper Playtime.
Krista, guest designer

JOAN said...

I simply love it!! The image, the burlap, the flower WOW! The inside is wonderful too. Great job.


Lizy said...

This is fab! I love the image you've used and what a fab flower! I love that you made it from suit lining! :D

Thanks for joining us at CFAS this week :)
Lizy DT x

Karen said...

Such a sweet card, love your flower too, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.

Frances said...

This is lovely! Very nice coloring! Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter!
Hugs Frances.

laney said...

super summer card hun!!
Thanks for joining us at Diva's this time hope to see you next time too

princesskitten said...

this is so romantic

princesskitten said...

this is so romantic

Naomi said...

Fantastic use of the colours! This card is so cute and I love the burlap, twine, and that FAB handmade flower!


gina g said...

Gorgeous card great image and colours. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week. luv gina xx

*Alison* said...

this is so cool.. I love your burlap and flower.. :) you rock! there is an award for you on my blog :) hugs

Jane Izumi Matsumoto said...

What a terrific creation! Love that you remembered to not only use the challenge but your hoarded stuff as well! Thank you for joining in on the fun at Use It Tuesday!

Diane Davies said...

Oh I love the flower. I would have never picked these colors but they look great on your card. Thanks for joining us at The Sisterhood of Crafters.

mum of two said...

What a beautiful card. I love the image you chose, it's so summery! I am sorry it has taken me so long to comment on your project, but blogger has been making me nuts... Thanks for playing with us Paper Playtime this week :)