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Color Me Scrappy Inaugural Challenge

I found this new challenge blog - COLOR ME SCRAPPY -not too long ago and couldn't wait for them to get up and running so that I could play along.  I sometimes have a hard time picking colours (forgive me I'm Canadian and we spell it with a "u") and so I thought this would be a good place for some inspiration!

Their first challenge was to create a page using this colour palette:
beach brights
Color Me Scrappy Challenge #1 Palette
Now I know all computer monitors show colour a little differently so here's what I see:  pale blue, light blue, navy blue, medium toned pink and an orange-y yellow.

Here's the layout I came up with for my submission:

"New Year's Eve 2010"
Here are some detail/ close-up shots:
Title
I used a die cut title from Kerri Bradford and layered it for some depth and shadow a la Nichol Magourik.

Embellishments
I used a digital piece from Becky Higgins Project Life that I printed and cut-out for the half circle & jounalling card, some stickers from Cosmo Cricket's "Social Club" and word embossed stickers from K&Company. I have no idea where the brad is from!

Date cluster
I always add the date to my pages and since the date was the title in this case, I really only needed the year so I grouped a few stickers and a brad to dress it up a bit.

Word stickers
The papers are from Momenta's "Let's Party" Pyramid Pack and their "Kaleidoscope" Pyramid Pack.

Thanks for stopping by to have a look!








9 comments:

Christina Collins said...

Wow! I love this layout.
You do really great work. :)
Thanks so much for playing along with Color Me Scrappy!

Lynn Le5 said...

Cool blog!
Love your layout. It's a challenge for me sometimes to use so many photos but you've done it perfectly! Love all the little details.

Sarah Elliott said...

Your colours look amazing and I love your layout - great job! Thanks for playing along with CMS.

Sandra said...

So adorable Angela..love the embellishments and all the photos!Thanks so much for playing along at CMS!

Lisa Haiss said...

Love it! I struggle with anything more than 2 photos. You pulled it off beautifully. Thanks for joining us at CMS!

Paloma Scrapbook said...

What a fun page..Love how you use multiple pictures..Great job..Thanks for playing with us at color me scrappy!!

Pam Pritzl said...

Angie, this is fabulous! I totally agree w/ Lisa ... I struggle w/ more than 2 photos ... I love how you've got a bunch of pics but there is still lots of room for your design, title and journaling ... well done!! Thanks for playing with us at Color Me Scrappy!

Viji Siddharth said...

love how you could get so many photos on a layout! Good Job with the colors! Thanks for playing with us at Color Me Scrappy!

Ashley Rock said...

Fabulous layout!! I love how many photos you fit on there--- beautiful!