Saturday, December 10, 2011

December Stampendous Challenge Wk. 2

It's week two of the Stampendous Challenge !!!

This months challenge is a color challenge!

pink, cream, gold, and/or brown in a card or project. 

The colors can be by way of papers, coloring implements, inks, and/or any of the fabulous Stampendous Essentials. If you've been stuck in a traditional holiday color mode, this is your opportunity to think outside the Christmas crayon box! 

Here's my color challenge card for this week:

Here's a closer look at the card.  To create my Background I stamped the leaves with boss gloss and embossed with Clear Bark embossing powder.  Then I repeated the process and embossed with Blushing Pink embossing powder.  Finally, I sprinkled some Pirate Gold embossing powder randomly on the paper and embossed.

All the supplies used for this card are available at Michael's
Recollections Cardstock 
Celebrate it ribbon
Martha Stewart punch
Pirate Gold/Blushing Pink/Clear Bark Embossing Powder

Please join us in our challenge this month, and link your creation(s) to the InLinkz located on the Stampendous Impressions' blog

You don't have to use Stampendous images and/or products on your designs…but we sure love it when you do! 

You have until January 5, 2012 at 11:59 PM EST to enter your creation, for the opportunity to be the one lucky random winner to receive this fabulous Stampendous prize, the 

Check out what the rest of the design team created for this weeks inspiration!

I hope you'll be able to join us for the challenge!



Wendy said...

What a fabulous sentiment and font!! I hope you're well!! Have a good weekend!

Melinda Gleissner said...

I love your background! It's fabulous...P.S. so are you:-)Have a great day!

Steph Lee (Arty Carty) said...

I love your layout Kristine! bkground and border are just the perfect touch!

Melinda Gleissner said...

I love the background you've created. It's terrific.

Pam Hornschu said...

Love the overlapping brown and cream leaves! I never would have thought to use that set with pink and brown, but it's fabulous!

Jennie Lin Black said...


Annette said...

beautiful card...thanks for sharing..

Suzanne C said...

Beautiful design and love the cool effect of the background. Lovely!

Indy said...


FrancineB said...

Beautiful card. Love the nice rich colors with the sumptious bow. Gorgeous.

wendyp said...

love the way you created the background! Very pretty!