Thursday, May 3, 2007

CPS Color Feature # 3

CPS Color Feature # 3

Here is the inspiration for our third color feature:

And some great designs to go along with it:

Title: Friend
Designer: Kim Hughes
Sketch 5

Supply List:
Patterned paper designed by Rhonna Farrer for Autumn Leaves
Card Stock Tag by Making Memories
Sand Block by Making Memories
White Acrylic Paint by Making Memories
Ink by Paper Salon
Stamp by Stampin' Up!
Fancy Aged Florals rub-ons by Fancy Pants
Circle punch by EK Success
Colored Pencils by Around The Block
White card stock by Bazzill Basics
Sheer ribbon by Offray
"F" Acrylic letter by Heidi Swapp
Glitter Garden patterned paper by Lil' Davis

Ideas to note:
1. I used colored pencils to bring out more color in the patterned paper
2. I painted the sheer acrylic letter to help it stand out more.
3. I made a scalloped edge by placing circles side by side and tucking half the edge under the paper

Title: Thanks
Designer: Melissa Phillips

Supply List:
Bazzill cardstock
Basic Grey, My Mind's Eye, and Scenic Route paper
Cricut All Mixed Up cartridge
Making Memories brads
Melissa Frances stamps
ColorBox and Ranger ink
American Crafts ribbon

Title: Sing/Rejoice
Designer: Linda Beeson

Supply List:
Solid Card stock – WORLDWIN Papers/Graceful Geranium/DoubleMates
Patterned paper – Blue Grid Worn and Rookery Road-Laurel/Scenic RouteSticker letter – Laurel/Scenic route
Rub-on letters – Heidi Grace
Fluid Chalk stamp pad – Colorbox/Clearsnap
Big scissors - McGill
Machine sewing
Mini brad – Making Memories

Title: Note card
Designer: Christine Traversa

Supply List:
Jessica Sprague Echoes of Asia Digital Kit Rhonna Farrer, Pea Blossom decorative brush Epson photo paper Photoshop CS2

Instructions:In Photoshop, create a blank white canvas, sized approx. 4" by 5 1/2". Drop Jessica's ribbons in center of card, after resizing. Bevel edges of ribbon. Draw in and fill color boxes. Place brush on card, bevel edges. Layer Jessica's flowers, applying bevels as appropriate. Apply border color to card. Print card, positioning it on computer print screen so it will print with enough room to be properly folded. Trim and fold card.


Created By U said...

I just love your blog! Found it thru Beate, and can't read enough of it! Thanks so much for sharing this beautiful card and inspiration too!

scrapnnMO said...

Beautiful colors for an inspiration! I love these colors together!

Just a note to let you know I used you #9 sketch for one of my cards. I posted it on my blog! Thanks so much for the inspiration ladies! Keep up the wonderful work!

scrapnnMO said...

Here's my blog addy: