Color Dare #422 ~ Tic-Tac-Toe ~ Serenity

This week we have another Fun Color Dare Challenge for you.  This week for Color Dare #422 we have our popular Tic-Tac-Toe board this time it is focused around the Serenity paper collection.  For this challenge you can use any diagonal, row or column, you can add in any of the other colors shown.  Blacks, Whites, Golds, and Silver are FREE.

I went with the first column ~ Blue Belle, Toffee and Sapphire. I was inspired by a gift card holder that was created by Erin Jacobson.

I used Blue Belle and Sapphire cardstock along with Serenity paper collection. I used the Small Bow Thin Cuts to cut the beautiful bow.

The sentiment was stamped in White Pigment ink using the Comfort and Joy Stamp and Thin Cut. I used White Embossing Powder on the Toffee cardstock.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #422  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #421 ~ Love of Color

Welcome to another week of Color Dare! This week we have a Love of Color board for you. The colors are SCARLET, PAPRIKA, SUNDANCE, SAGE, MINT, and DESERT ROSE. You must choose at least 3 of the colors. You can add Black, White, and Metallics for free.

I chose all the colors except Paprika. I even used some cooper for accents.

I decided to play around with some of our awesome thin cuts (die cuts). I started with Stitched Lattice Background Thin Cuts. I paired Desert Rose with the Mink cardstock behind. I then used the bracket and sentiment from the So Happy Together stamp set and thin cuts . I used the Stitched Florals Stamp Set and Thin Cuts. I stamped the Sentiment with VersaMark and then used Copper Tinsel Embossing Powder. I added a couple of Rose Gold Loose Sequins for a finishing touch.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #420  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, December, 3, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #420 ~ Shades of Orange

Welcome to another week of Color Dare!  This week we have a good one for you.  This weeks challenge is all about the ORANGE! You can use any shade of ORANGE with BLACK, WHITES, ALL NEUTRALS, and METALLICS but that is all!!

I decided to try a technique that Close to My Heart had up on their blog this week.

To create the background I smooshed Spiced Marmalade Oxide ink on my All Purpose Mat. I then took my large watercolor brush and washed the ink onto Distressed Watercolor Paper. I then splattered it with Paprika Shimmer Brush. I used the a couple of thin cuts ~ Leaves Thin cuts and the Thanks Thin Cuts. I used Vellum, Paprika Cardstock and Cooper Ore paper.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #420  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, November 26, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #419 ~ Tic-Tac-Toe

This week we have another Fun Color Dare Challenge for you.  This week for Color Dare #419 we have our popular Tic-Tac-Toe board this time it is focused around the Jingle Joy paper collection.  For this challenge you can use any diagonal, row or column, you can add in any of the other colors shown.  Blacks & Whites are FREE.

I decided to go with the bottom row ~ Raspberry, Evergreen, and Clover. I did add in Flamingo and Silver along with black & white.

I used one of the pattern papers from the Jingle Joy paper collection. I used the Gnome for Christmas Stamp and Thin Cuts. I used the Stitched Simple Brackets. And the pattern is from the Make it from your Heart Volume 4.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #419  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #417 ~ One+One+One

Welcome to another week of Color Dare!  This week we have a good one for you.  This weeks challenge is a little different! Here is how it works pick one of the Neutrals seen in the first square, then pick Gold or Silver, then you will choose one color for your design. Note BLACK and WHITE are Free.

I went with Grey, Wisteria and Silver with white.

I used the Olive Branch Background Thin Cut to cut the Silver Foil paper. I then backed with Wisteria cardstock. I then used the Treasured Memories Stamp Set to stamp the flowers in Wisteria and the sentiment and leaves in Charcoal. I did fussy cut those items. I also used the Stitched Oval Thin Cuts. I then added a bit of liquid pearls to the centers of the olives. I did add Wisteria ribbon behind the oval.

For this second card I used the same Olive Branch Background Thin Cut and this time used the Silver Glitter Paper. I used Sangria cardstock to back it. I also used the Sangria ribbon behind the Black Cardstock cut with the Stitched Oval Thin Cuts. I then stamped the sentiment in Versamark ink and then used silver embossing powder.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #417  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #416 ~ Comfort & Joy Tic-Tac-Toe

This week we have another Fun Color Dare Challenge for you.  This week for Color Dare #416 we have our popular Tic-Tac-Toe board this time it is focused around the Comfort and Joy paper collection.  For this challenge you can use any diagonal, row or column, you can add in any of the other colors shown.  Blacks & Whites are FREE.

I went with the bottom row Avocado, Scarlet and Gold. I added in New England Ivy, Black, & White.

I used the Make it from Your Heart Volume 4 pattern ??. I used the Comfort and Joy Scrapbooking stamp set and thin cuts. I used the black velvet ribbon. I also cut the pine type leaves from the Comfort and Joy Cricut collection. The merry and bright sentiment is from an exclusive stamp set from Close to My Hearts recent Album Retreat.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #416  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #415 ~ Love of Color

Welcome to another week of Color Dare! This week we have a Love of Color board for you. The colors are Ballerina, Blue Belle, Sage, Evergreen, Toffee and Linen. You must choose at least 3 of the colors. You can add Black, White, Gold and Silver for free.

I chose to work with Ballerina, Blue Belle, Sage, and Toffee with Black, White, and Silver.

For this card I did do a bit of fussy cutting but I am happy with the outcome. The pattern paper if from the Seasonal Mix-in Paper Pack. I used the Stitched Florals Stamp and Thin Cuts. I also used Stitched Simple Bracket thin cuts for the sentiment. I added a couple of the Blue Belle gems and Glitter paper for the bow. I added a touch of Silver Glitter glue to the centers of the small flowers.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #415 or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #414 ~ Fall Photo Inspiration

Welcome to another week of Color Dare!  This week we have a good one for you.  This weeks challenge is an Inspirational Board for the Fall!  You can use any of the colors you see in the photo and BLACK, WHITE, GOLD & SILVER and all Neutrals are Free.

I created a card the other day that I featured HERE. I still had a portion of the background I created with our new stencils and decided to use it for another card.

I used  Stencil Pack 1 with the new Oxide inks ~ Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade and Candied Apple. I then used the new Cheddar Gloss Spray and my Toffee Shimmer Brush to splatter over the background. I added Gold Embellishing Tread to the Wood Buttons that were colored with the Toffee Shimmer Brush. I framed the card using Espresso cardstock and the Stitched Rectangle Thin Cuts. The Thanks Die is from my stash.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #414  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #413 ~ Bloom with Grace Tic-Tac-Toe

This week we have another Fun Color Dare Challenge for you.  This week for Color Dare #413 we have our popular Tic-Tac-Toe board this time it is focused around the Bloom with Grace paper collection.  For this challenge you can use any diagonal, row or column, you can add in any of the other colors shown.  Blacks & Whites are FREE.

I used the middle row and column and added Fern and Toffee.

I am becoming a bit addicted to making slimline cards. Here is one I crated using the pretty sunflower paper from the Bloom with Grace papers. The fern patten paper is also from this collection. I used the new Bloom with Grace Cricut collection to cut the sunflowers. I then added a couple of the wood Bloom with Grace shapes which I colored by using the Toffee Shimmer Brush. The thankful sentiment is from the Woodland Friends Stamp and Thin Cuts. I added a couple of Gold Glitter Gems for a bit of bling.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #413  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, October 7, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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Color Dare #412 ~ Love of Color – Got Candy?

Happy Friday!  This week we have another Fun Color Dare Challenge for you.  This week for Color Dare #412 it is our Love of Color.  This week our colors are  BLACK, FRENCH VANILLA, AVOCADO, NECTARINE, SUNDANCE, and CANARY.  Simply choose at least 3 of the Colors – Black, White, and Gold are free.

I struggled with creating something for this project. I wanted to use the Got Candy? paper but keep using grays. I finally on my third attempt created this card.

I used the Got Candy? Paper with the Seasonal Mix-ins. I used the inside of the Star Shaker Thin Cut for the big star in Sundance and the Avocado stars. The stamped stars are from the Wishing you Everything. I used my journaling pen to accent the star. I did pull a retired M sized stamp for the sentiment. I added a strip of black shimmer trim for a bit of shimmer.

Now it is your turn to create! Just create a project (card, layout or other craft project) using this weeks colors.  Then link them to the Color My Heart Blog ~  Color Dare #412  or you can post them to the COLOR MY HEART FaceBook page.  For this Color Dare Challenge, you have until Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time to submit your project.   We love to see your inspirations.

Happy Crafting!

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