The Color Dare challenge #226 from Color My Heart Color Dare is to create something with the Close to My Heart colors Peacock, Glacier, White Daisy and Black.  I created the background paper for this birthday card by using stamping with the back of some circle images.  I like how the coverage of the images isn’t real even, it gives it a bit of a grunge look and to me adds a little interest.  I used Close to My Heart’s Gift Thin Cuts for the present. I Love that Thin Cut. I thought about adding some embellishments, such as a few scattered sequins, but I thought the simplicity of this card was great. Again, I love these challenges as it really forces me to step out of the box I am so comfortable in. LOL

Thank you Color My Heart Color Dare for the fun these challenges provide!

Supplies:

Paper: CTMH Whimsy Fundamental

Cardstock: CTMH White Daisy, Black and Peacock

Stamps: CTMH Party Pennants, I Do, and Line it Up

Inks: CTMH Peacock, Glacier and Black

Other: CTMH Gift Thin Cuts

 

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3 thoughts on “CTMH-Color Dare #226

  1. Love your personalized background, muting the colors softens the look. Very pretty card. Thanks for sharing with Color Dare, and always look forward to your projects.

  2. Such a fun card…think I’ll be adding this one to the birthday card pile I’m concocting on my desk!
    Thanks for playing at the Color My Heart Color Dare.

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