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Sunday, March 16, 2014

The Corrosive Challenge #195 - Go Green

Welcome to another addition of The Corrosive Challenge!  It's time to welcome a new sponsor and kick off a new challenge!  This fortnight we are pleased to introduce The Stamping Chef!  I am super excited to have a chance to work with these "smexy" images!  Tamara's art is cheeky and fun!  But don't just take my word for it...  Check out her shop HERE and see for yourself!  We were each generously offered an image of our choice to work with and if you play along you'll have a chance to win 3 images of your very own!

Our challenge has 3 options!  Mix and match as you please.  Choose one, two, or all three!

1) Use the photo color inspiration (see below)
2) Create a St. Patrick's Day project
3) Include something recycled on your creation

I selected Trixie Deville for my project.  I loved the 50s starlet air about her!  She is colored with Copics and fussy cut.  I used the green from the photo inspiration as well as something recycled (soda can tabs) for my creation.  My layout is courtesy of Tuesday Morning Sketches (#240) and they had a twist this week: 3B's.  My three would be border punch, bottle cap, and blossoms (flowers).  But it's also a birthday card in case the last one's a stretch!  lol  My papers are My Mind's Eye - Everyday Tango.  I added some seam binding and flat back adhesive pearls from my stash as well as a sentiment from Stampin' Up.  The border punch is Martha Stewart and the die cut behind Trixie is My Favorite Things - Insert It: InstaFrame Die-namics.

I do have a couple of St. Patrick's Day cards to make today and a bit of baking to do.  Everyone is Irish on March 17th and since it's Kayne's "half" birthday I always try to make it fun.  I sent treats to day care for all the little leprechauns last week.  Take a peek...

Their very own rainbows and pot o' gold!  What did we ever do before Pinterest?  lol  I hope you'll head over to The Corrosive Challenge blog to see the team "Go Green"!  Thanks for visiting and enjoy the rest of your weekend! 

Markers used: Copics (E00, E11, E21, E23, E31, E79, R81, R85, YG91, YG93, YG95, YG97, N4, N6, N8).

- The Stamping Chef Challenges: #20-Anything Goes
- Digi Galore: Anything Goes 
- Craftitude: #60-Anything Goes or Add a Little Green
- Pattie's Creations: #87-Green for St. Patrick's Day 
- QKR Stampede: #79-Anything Goes 
- Sister Act Card Challenge: #48-Anything Goes
- Stampin for the Weekend: Anything Goes
- Stamping with the Dragon: Let's Go Green



Debbie said...

I really love these flowers!! Cool bottle cap!
Thanks for joining our 3 B's challenge this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

Grandma Bonnie said...

So clever, to use the pop tabs for an embellishments! Thank you for using our sketch at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

Sandra DeFalco said...

Thanks for playing in our "GREEN for St. Patrick's Day!" Challenge #87!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

8kidsandstillfindtimetocraft said...

Beautiful project thanks for joining the fun at The Stamping Chef ..goodluck ..Anita DT :)

Karen said...

Hun this is superb!
I truly adore it.. smiles.

Thank you so much for joining us at TSC this week for our Anything Goes Challenge.


Angela said...

Very clever and I love the embellishments made with the bottle caps and tabs. Great Texture and layering. Love it!

Thanks for taking part in the Stamping Dragon Challenge with us.

karalschuknecht said...

Regan, this is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us this week for "Anything Goes." Good Luck.
Karal DT for QKR Stampede
My Blog: Karals Creative Corner

Cindye Wile said...

Gorgeous, love your take on the sketch and colors. love the bottle cap and tabs.
Thanks for joining us at Digi Galore
Cindye DT