Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Color Throwdown #421


Hello everyone! Amy Rysavy here as your host for week's Color Throwdown challenge! I've chosen this awesome holiday table setting as the inspiration for this challenge. The colours for this week is to use black, green, purple and aqua. Remember we just use generic colors (so any brand/type/whatever you have will work) and you can always feel free to add in neutrals (white/black/etc) to make your creation pop!

If you upload your creation to a public gallery, please use the keyword CTD421, and please use #CTD421 and #colorthrowdown on social media so we can find your gorgeous creations!  When linking up your creation using the linky tool below, please be sure to link your specific post, not a general link to your blog.  All of the "rules" are in the right sidebar, and you can always check there to be sure! 

Here's some fabulous inspiration from the rest of the CTD team to get y'all started!



Amy Rysavy - Prairie Paper & Ink


Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits


Lori Tecler - Inking Aloud

Holiday Wishes card-designed by Lori Tecler/Inking Aloud-stamps from Reverse Confetti
Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations



Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor



Amy Rohl - Ink About Me




Lisa Henke-my little creative escape



Lynn Put - The Queen's Scene



Vickie Zimmer- Smitten


Marisa Ritzen- Rosemary Reflections


Kevin Bray, Guest Star Stamper - Kevin Bray Blog


Jodi Collins - Stamping A Latte




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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Color Throwdown #420 Featured Stamper

A big THANK YOU to everyone who took the time to play in last week's challenge.  For many of you, it was an unusually busy week with Thanksgiving festivities, but the gallery was still filled with many wonderful projects!  It's now time to announce this week's featured stamper.  Random.org chose #20 - Jaydee - who created this adorable stacked cups card!


You are now invited to join us as Guest Star Stamper for the CTD #422 challenge on December 7.  Please email us at colorthrowdown [at]gmail[dot]com by noon Eastern time on Friday, December 2 to obtain your Featured Stamper blinkie and get details for the challenge.

Now, here are a few designs that caught my eye as I was checking out the creations:

Valentyna

Kirsty

Rosemary

Teresa

Be sure to check back here tomorrow for a new Color Throwdown challenge (you will LOVE the colors) with Amy Rysavy as our hostess!
 

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Color Throwdown Countdown #420



The countdown is on for the current challenge CTD#420! and this is a friendly reminder that you still have time to join us. The linky will close on Monday, November 28, at 6:00 p.m. EST, so there is still time.

Good luck and we hope to see you in the gallery--remember, by participating in this challenge, you just might be the lucky, randomly chosen guest designer for our next challenge a week later! 

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Color Throwdown #420


Hi everyone! It's Wanda here with you today and I am hosting this week's Color Throwdown Challenge, CTD420!  The colors from this week's inspiration photo are light blue, sage green, gray and amber/yellowKeep in mind that the colors are generic and it's fine if you want to add in other neutrals!

Once you’ve finished your card or other paper crafting project using the colors, add a direct link to your creation using the linky tool at the bottom of the post.  And, don’t forget to use the keyword CTD420 if you upload your project to an online gallery. You can use the keywords #ctd420 and #colorthrowdown if you upload to any social media sites (yes, we're on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!).  All of the challenge "rules" are in the right sidebar in case you have any questions.
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Click the links above each designer photo for even more inspiration from our talented team to get you started. I cannot wait to see what you all create with this week's colors!
 Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations


Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits


Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor


Lori Tecler - Inking Aloud

For My Favorite Bookworm card-designed by Lori Tecler/Inking Aloud-stamps and dies from SugarPea Designs
Amy Rohl - Ink About Me



Lisa Henke-My Little Creative Escape



Vickie Zimmer- Smitten




Marisa Ritzen- Rosemary Reflections


Kim Hahn, Guest Star Stamper -Welcome to the Love of Flowers


Jodi Collins - Stamping A Latte


Amy Rysavy - Prairie Paper & Ink











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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Featured Stamper Challenge #419

Good Morning!  Happy Tuesday!

It's time to announce the Featured Stamper for Color Throwdown #419!  


The entries for last week's challenge were all wonderful!  I enjoyed looking at all the "eye candy" and thanks so much for playing along!!

Always happy that random.org picks the Featured Stamper since I would have a hard time on my own. Sooo.... this week's Featured Stamper is Kevin Bray with this sweet little mice card!!




Kevin, you are now invited to join us as our Guest Star Stamper for the challenge on November 30th.  Please send an email to colorthrowdown[at]gmail[dot]com by NOON Eastern time on Friday, November 25th, to obtain your Featured Stamper blinkie and get details for the challenge.

Here are some other cards that caught my eye this week!











Don't forget to come back tomorrow- Wanda is the hostest and she has some wonderful colors to play with!!


Saturday, November 19, 2016

Color Throwdown Countdown #419





The countdown is on for the current challenge CTD#419! and this is a friendly reminder that you still have time to join us. The linky will close on Monday, November 21st, at 6:00 p.m. EST, so there is still time.

Good luck and we hope to see you in the gallery--remember, by participating in this challenge, you just might be the lucky, randomly chosen guest designer for our next challenge a week later! 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Color Throwdown #419


Hi everyone!  Happy Wednesday! Gosh... it seems like forever since I have hosted the challenge!! Vickie here with you today and I am the host for this week's Color Throwdown Challenge, CTD419!  The colors from this week's inspiration photo are Orange, Red, and Green- keep in mind that the colors are generic, and it's fine if you want to add in other neutrals!

Ha... life has been busy for me... you too?!? The holidays are creeping up on us- next week is Thanksgiving in the US. AND... then comes Christmas- I am so not ready/done/shopping/decorations... you get the idea!! Lordy... I need the break and a little libation :-) Even looking forward to cooking ?!?! 

Hoping you join us this week!! Have fun with the colors- looking forward to seeing what you create with these colors. 

Once you’ve finished your card or other paper crafting project using the colors, add a direct link to your creation using the linky tool at the bottom of the post.  And, don’t forget to use the keyword CTD419 if you upload your project to an online gallery. You can use the keywords #ctd419 and #colorthrowdown if you upload to any social media sites (yes, we're on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!).  All of the challenge "rules" are in the right sidebar in case you have any questions.
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Click the links above each designer photo for even more inspiration from our talented team to get you started. 

Vickie Zimmer- Smitten



Marisa Ritzen- Rosemary Reflections


Barbara Anders - Paper Pursuits


Lori Tecler - Inking Aloud

Fall Florals Thank You card-designed by Lori Tecler/Inking Aloud-stamps and dies from My Favorite Things

Claire Grantham, Guest Star Stamper - Ham'n'mule Designs


Wanda Cullen - Cullen-ary Creations


Broni Holcombe - Splashes of Watercolor



Lynn Put - The Queen's Scene



Jodi Collins - Stamping A Latte


Amy Rysavy - Prairie Paper & Ink






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