JustRite Friday Challenge #44 - Color Challenge

I was a little perplexed with this week's challenge at JustRite Inspiration??  I could not for the life of me think of what to do with these colors.  Then, it hit me today when I was do laundry and I picked up these jeans with brown stitching on the pockets and THAT WAS IT!!  (Needless to say, I didn't finish the laundry -- lol) Here are the colors so you can see what I'm talking about:

I bought this pocket stamp from the Heartfelt Creations booth a few months ago at a local craft fair and hadn't been inspired to use it yet.  I love this pocket!!  Here's my take on it:


The paper is Core'dinations and it is perfect to replicate denim!  Just a little sanding on the edges is the perfect touch to make it look more authentic.  I had trouble getting the brown stitching to show up and I don't have a sewing machine (yet) so I came up with a great solution!  I started by stitching with my white Sakura pen and THEN I went back over with the brown one.  The white stitching showed up a lot better but the brown went with the color scheme.


Next, I stamped an image from JustRite Plant A Little Love 3-1/4" in Momento Rich Cocoa ink on white paper.  I stamped a total of 5 times (3 for the main images and 2 for added layers).  I colored with my COPICs and popped them as shown.  I also added a little brown Ultra Fine Flower Soft  and Gold Stickles to the the centers.


For the sentiment, I chose a center from JustRite Seeds Of Kindness 1-5/8" and accented with a rust Spellbinders Large Petite Scallop border and a little shading with matching COPICs.  I think this is one of my favorite cards so far?!?  TFL!!

Comments

Glenda said…
Sheri, I love the pocket and flowers! The paper does look like denim and your coloring is perfect! Good luck in challenge!!
Marge said…
Very pretty, Sheri!!! Love the denim look of the Core'dinations and your stitched pocketful of flowers; very lovely!!!
Mary Jo said…
Sheri what a nice little card. The denim look is perfect for this and the flowers turned out so nice.
Beautiful card Sheri! I love that denim pocket full of golden posies! Great take on this week's JR color challenge!

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