A Colorful Thank You with PPA275

I have never taken an art class. I have never said that I was artistic. With that being said, I do try to tap into some creativity using card challenges! Pals Paper Arts has a color challenge using the colors Blackberry Bliss, Hello Honey, and Tangelo Twist! I LOVE these bright, cheerful, and even playful colors! I needed a Thank You card so this is what I came up with implementing these colors.

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It’s very simple yet this was my second card. Did I get it perfect? NOPE! My first card, I stamped the sentiment in the middle then I decided to stamp the bottom as you see it here. Then my sentiment was too low. My second attempt, I decided to do the playful border on the top and bottom. I didn’t get the top border exactly perfect. Then I stamped the sentiment last. I went with it! LOL! Is it a masterpiece? No. What counts is that I am able to participate in this color challenge! 🙂

Here is the Pals Paper Arts color challenge . . .

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FYI: I used Stampin’ Write Markers to color the sentiment Thank You to have the three colors. After I colored the letters, I then “huffed” upon the letters to allow the ink to become moist again before stamping.

Here are the supplies that I used to make my card . . .

 If you have any questions or are interested in Stampin’ Up! products, contact me!

Tonya, The Sweet Inker!

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10 Comments

  1. Cute card.. You did an amazing job. I’m new to the blog world and would invite you to come on over and check out my blog too.. http://victoryfirst.blogspot.com/ it’s not nearly as nice and put together as yours.. but I’m learning. This sure is fun. Have a happy day.

    • Thank you for your SWEET comments PJ! Regarding my Website/Blog, I have a bit of background with Web Design/HTML so I was able to muddle my way through developing my site! I love having my blog! I checked your blog out and you are doing a great job! I have subscribed as a follower! I hope you’ll subscribe to my blog as well! I love meeting new people through a shared love of card making!

  2. What lovely card you created with these bold colors! I love how you inked up the ‘thank you’ sentiment, it turned out perfectly! Thank you for joining in on one of our Pals Paper Arts Challenges!

  3. Hi Tonya! I love the clean and simple design you showcased this week. I also love that you shared your trials & errors along the way. I always say – “if only people could know what’s on the backside of that paper I just glued down…” Mistakes are just a part of the creative process. I hope to see you again soon at Pals Paper Arts! Thanks for playing 🙂

    • Thank you for your SWEET comment Nicole! I certainly don’t mind sharing my “trials & errors” with others. Creating definitely includes just that – trials & errors! LOL! Glad you loved my VERY simple design! 🙂

  4. Great use of these colors to ink up the “thank you” stamp, Tonya! I love the simplicity of your beautiful card. Thank you so much for playing along with this week’s Pals Paper Arts Color Challenge!

    • OMGoodness! As soon as I saw your comment, I was like, “It’s Brian!!!!” 🙂 I have been a faithful follower of yours for a couple of years now! LOVE your cards Brian not to mention your sense of humor! Thank you for you SWEET comment! 🙂

  5. Tonya, great job with the use of the colors in the challenge. I love how you colored individual letters in the sentiment. Sometimes less is more, and this is a perfect example of it! Thanks for playing with Pals Paper Arts.

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