Guest Designer / Cupcake Creations Color Challenge

I was selected to be a guest designer for this week’s Cupcake Creations Color Challenge by the FABULOUS Mona Pendleton! I can’t not begin to tell you how excited I was when I got the email……. I did a happy dance and my son thought I was nuts!!! My eyes lit up when I saw HER name and the subject of the post on MY email!!!!  Here is the beautiful color palette for this week’s challenge….

I was so inspired by this palette, I made TWO cards. The first:

Stamps: Papertrey Ink Baby Button Bits, School Time, Practicing Creativity For the Love of Dots; Cardstock: Papertrey Ink Hibiscus Burst, Spring Moss; Papertrey Ink Spring Moss button; twine, clear embossing powder; Ink: Papertrey Ink Dark Chocolate; Copics

And the second:

Stamps: Hero Arts Flower Medley/Cling Dots, Practicing Creativity’s For the Love of Dots, Lawn Fawn’s Sophies Sentiments, Martha Stewarts Butterfly stamp; Ink: Memento Ink-Tuxedo Black, Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Worn Lipstick, Tea Dye); Stickles (Rock Candy); clear embossing powder; Copics; Ranger Mini Mister


So, what are you waiting for?!? Head on over to Cupcake Creations and participate in this week’s challenge! You have until Saturday, November 13th and 9PM to enter!

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  1. Thank you so much Laurel for joining along with me as my Guest Designer and for creating TWO sweet cards to share! Your cards are so pretty! I love the shimmery butterfly fluttering about and the lil’ bear is so adorable! You really did a fabulous job with this colors and have offered some wonderful inspiration 🙂 Thanks again!

  2. Gladys says:

    Congrats Laurel! So pretty card you made! Beautiful! Love the different elements you used!

  3. Perfect match for the colour challenge and your cards are absolutely beautiful! Love your butterlfy.

  4. Tina Mechum says:

    Congratulations Laurel for winning Mona’s color challenge! You cards are so beautiful and match the challenge colors so perfectly! Fantastic job!

  5. Monica Lowe says:

    Laurel, congrats on being a fabulous guest designer on Cupcakes Creations! Mona is so awesome! I really jealous 🙂 All your designs here are beautiful! Have a great day!

  6. Laurel these are SOOOO pretty! I love both backgrounds! Congrats on being a guest designer! Your cards are always so beautiful, you deserve it! =)

  7. Loveee these two cards!… They are both so beautiful, but I was instantly drawn to the first one. Super cute how you stamped the background and the dots at the bottom, and how you added the button as the “O”. LOVE it!…. Congrats on the Guest DT spot! I love seeing my fav bloggers around the web! =)

  8. Oh… and also… your black & white picture on Mona’s blog is so pretty too! I really like that shot! 🙂

  9. Laurel, Congrats on being a guest designer! You did a terrific job with these two cards! So PRETTY!

  10. Kerry Kutcheck says:

    Wow, Laurel, very pretty cards here! I love your style! I’m so happy for you winning Mona’s new color challenge!

  11. Hey, Laurel! Thanks so much for visiting my blog and leaving me a sweet comment! These cards are so fun! What a gorgeous color combo! And congrats on being Mona’s Guest Designer!

  12. Carlie says:

    Two lovely cards with perfect use of these colors! These will be great inspiration for the other players this week! I especially how you used the button as the “O” in one! Talented and creative!

  13. Kelly P. Herzog says:

    Big congratulations, Laurel! You really rocked Mona’s color challenge! Your cards are fabulous!

  14. Congratulations Laurel on being a guest designer on Mona’s color challenge team! Your two cards are so fabulous! THey will be great inspiration for the players this week! I love all your other designs I’m seeing here on your beautiful blog!

  15. Congratulations! Nice job on both of them.

  16. These are just wonderful! Congrats on the guest spot! I love these colors and can’t wait to play along!

  17. Huge congrats Laurel!!! Your cards are absolutely gorgeous! Can’t wait to play along!

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