Friday, August 9, 2013

Seeing Red!

It's time for a new challenge for the Cardz TV Go-to Challenge Girls. The challenge is to make a project using red as your main color focus. This is what I came up with.

I started with a piece of red card stock cut and folded to make a 4 1/4" X 5 1/2". I then added a black mat cut at 4" X 5 1/4" then my red and white gingham patterned paper cut at 3 7/8" X 5 1/8". I cut a white piece of cardstock at 3 1/4" X 3 1/4". I used my eBosser and a Sizzix die to cut my flower out of black and a red and white polka dot paper. I offset the black with the polka dot paper to give it a shadow look. I added a black button with a glue dot to the center of my flower. I then cut another black mat at 3 7/8" X 1 1/2". I cut my polka dot mat at 3 3/4" X 1 3/8". Finally I cut a white mat to stamp my sentiment on.

Now it is your turn. Show us your projects that feature the color red and share them over at Cardz TV.

9 comments:

  1. beautiful card and what a lovely composition. the papers are very cheery

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  2. Love your card it is beautiful and I love your choice for polka dots I am a polka dot lover to the max.
    Love that you used black paper with it. Great color scheme. You are really very creative and have a great eye for design. Thanks for sharing your awesome ideas

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  3. The red makes it sooooooo cheery!!!!! Love it!!!
    Thanks for sharing,
    Judy

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  4. So cute, Deanna! I'm so in love with polka dots. They just make me smile.

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  5. This is most fabulous Deanna!! I so love that big polka dotted flower!!! Love all of the layers, too! :)

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  6. This card makes me happy, happy, happy! Love the patterned papers you've used. Great job!
    Lots of Hugs,
    Laura

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  7. Love me some polka dots! Your creation makes me smile!


    Cathy (aka Mimi)
    http://mimiscraftingcorner.blogspot.com
    Cardztv Design Team Sister

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  8. Deanna I just LOVE this card!!! Love the polka dots so much and that flower is so sweet! Love the size of it.
    Hugs,
    Jo
    xox
    DT Sis

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