Sunday, January 19, 2014

Clean & Graphic..


Hey,

I stumbled across a new challenge blog called the Card Concept..great idea 12 designers, 6 different styles.

This is their first week and I think they are going to be very successful.

This week, there is a colour palette -

You have to use the palette in conjunction with your chosen style. A really nice element of the challenge is you have to comment on the person that appears before and after you :) How nice is that!

I chose Clean & Graphic..hence the title of my post. I went with this style because as I started selecting the papers I wanted to use, I felt that it would work with a particular stamp, which is very graphic.

The Thank You stamp is new-ish and it comes as part of a set which I am really loving right now..but I threw away the packaging and can't for the life of me remember who they are by :( All my papers are  by DCWV and I used an expresso ink by Studio G.

My card got a very favourable reception from Hubby, he said he liked the cleanliness of it!! Ha ha.

A slight amendment to my post because I want to link up with CASual Friday as suggested by one of the DT over at Card Concept.

This week at CASual Friday it is colour blocks -


As pointed out by Ardyth..my card fits in nicely :)

Happy Sunday everyone.

Cx

11 comments:

  1. Great clean and graphic card and the paper strips are a great way to combine these colours.

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  2. This is a great CAG use of these colours! Colour blocking is also the challenge at CASual Fridays - you may want to link up there! Thanks so much for joining us at the first Card Concept Challenge!

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    1. Thanks Ardyth, I am amending now to link up to CASual Friday too :) Cx

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  3. Fabulous card! Perfect clean and graphic style!! Love it!! Thanks so much for joining us for the first Card Concept challenge! :)

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  4. Very clean and graphic, indeed! Well done (from one craft dork to another). And it works perfectly for the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge, so glad you linked up!

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  5. Hi Claire, thank you so much for joining us for the first Card Concept challenge. Your card is a wonderful example of the Clean and Graphic style.

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  6. This is a beautiful design Claire… I love the colours… and the clean lines look fab… it's a perfect CAG Card!
    Must remember to check out this challenge… it sounds interesting! :-)
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

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  7. Hi Claire ~ You are ahead of me on the challenge. You can't get any more clean and simple than this. Great way to use the colors with this style.

    Robbie

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  8. fabulous CAS card...so glad you played along with the first Card Concept challenge!

    sparkle & shine *~*

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  9. so simple and sweet! lovely card! thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  10. Your card is perfectly clean and graphic. I love the color combination and the clean lines. Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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Thanks Cx