Monday, 27 July 2015

Chocolate Baroque challenge July



Hello again.


The second challenge card I have just completed is for Chocolate Baroque.

The colours are a bit out of my comfort zone and my sample has come out a little brighter than I would have liked!





I have only just started doing any challenges and I find that it really helps me to focus on using colours I may not normally use, and actually completing a card. Must be good.

The stamp used for the background is from the Floral Edges set.
I have stamped it all around the edge, to form a frame.

The butterfly and saying are from one of my favourite sets called Patchwork butterfly.
I have used the stamps in this set so often as they are a great size. It also has an oversized butterfly, which is good for home d├ęcor items.
Great used with metal too.

Two cards in one day. Whatever next!

Bye for now. Please visit again.

                                                                               Carole




10 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Carole. Love the colours and the butterfly is beautiful. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  2. Hi Carole, a really pretty card, great use of the floral edges, and lovely mixing and matching of your stamps. I love the Patchwork Butterfly set too. Thanks for your entry into the Chocolate Baroque challenge, Judith xx

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  3. Hi Carole and of course I absolutely love the brightness of the colours :-D! Such a clever design and use of the stamps and great colours too.

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  4. Didi I notice some burgundy in there too :-D. See you soon. Xxx

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  5. Gorgeous card Carole. I would never have guessed you were a little out of your comfort zone with these colors. Love how you have used them on your project. Thank you for playing along with the Chocolate Baroque Color Challenge.
    Flo x

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  6. Indeed a lovely card, very inspirational (must try that too with the flower edges). The chocolate baroque challenges certainly challenges us often! Even combinations that look easy can challenge me as I sometimes "think" to hard about the colours.
    Greetings,
    Debbie / Daqa

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  7. This is just beautiful . I've had so much trouble with color . How did you color the background stamping

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  8. This is stunning! I love the background-really well put together with the colours and love that butterfly with some sparkle. I love the brightness to it but it doesn't seem too bright more rich

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  9. WOW! Beautiful project, Carole! Fabulous use of this month’s colours. Love the sparkle on the butterfly. Thank you for joining Chocolate Baroque’s 13th Colour Challenge.
    xxx, Asha

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Many thanks for taking the time to comment. It's lovely to know other crafters are reading my blog.
Best wishes
Carole