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Color Challenge #4: Jacob's Colors

So here it is… my last Color Challenge for Twilight Tuesday. It was short lived, but it sure was fun!!! I wanted to make a color story for Jacob. Here it is and what I wrote on the TTIC Blog:

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Ok Wolf Girls! This one is for you!!! This challenge is "Jacob's Colors!" We have russet for his skin/fur, back for his long locks (until he chops it off of course!), and olive... well, not every color has to have a meaning! And I really thought that olive green looked great with the other 2 colors! So, have fun and enjoy! You do NOT have to make a Jacob project (although I KNOW that Beth would be thrilled if you do!), make anything you want using these 3 colors. :D

Please join in for Twilight Tuesday's last Color Challenge! I am so glad that so many of you got so excited about these challenges. I am sorry that they have to end...  But, hopefully we will find each other in other challenge blogs! Can't wait to see what you create!

PS: I want to give an extra special Thank You to my wonderful friend Julie who helped me create these stars. There is NO way I could have done them without her amazing help. I love ya girl!!! I hope we can collaborate more in the future!!!

Here is my card featuring one of The Greeting Farm cuties. I know a lot of you use this one as Emmet, but I see him as Jacob as well.

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Sorry about the shadow on the bottom. I wanted to keep this card kind of simple. Jacob doesn’t need a lot of decorations. He is just a guy who wears his emotions on his sleeve. You know how he’s feeling at all times. He doesn’t hide behind a smile. He’s just Jake. Take him or leave him.

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He’s colored in with colored pencils. I think he looks so handsome!

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The paw print and the “Jacob” is from Artful INKables. The torn paper is Black Magic Coredinations. I had embossed the paper with a Fiskars plate. See the dots? Subtle I know… but that’s how I liked it for this card. So there it is. My last TTIC Color Challenge. What do you think? I think you should go and make something! But first, our Design Team has fantastic projects to display for this  challenge – please go and check them out!

 Dani ~ Erica ~ Rebecca ~ Tonya

Comments

Rebecca said…
Ooooooh, this makes me squeal in delight!!! Love your card!
Julie said…
Oh my goodness, you are too kind to give me a shout-out -- thank you! I'm sure it won't be the last time that we're able to work together! :) I LOVE your handsome lil' Jake! His coloring is lovely, as is the whole card.
I love your Jacob card! I've enjoyed your color challenges so much, and I will miss them greatly.

hugs,
Laura
Jennifer said…
It's so sad to hear that it's the last Twilight Tuesday color challenge. :( TFS an AWESOME Jacob project. Love your coloring. I need to use my pencils more.
Jen Shults said…
This is just gorgeous Alison! I love how you colored him and this layout is so perfect for Jacob. Wonderful work.
Erica said…
This is beautiful! I really love the layout. Great color challenge!
Donna said…
This is just gorgeous Ali!! I LOVE that you coloured Jake in pencils!! Absolutely AMAZING card Hun!! Xx
Tonya Klar said…
This is FANTASTIC! I love the green paper too. That black magic paper is working it's magic! Your coloring is awesome and I like this image as Jake! You rock!
Beth said…
Awesome!! Puppy love, baby! (What a freaking cute Jake stamp!) Perfect colors- these are perfect Jake colors indeed! xx
Dani said…
This is such a wonderful card! Love it!!!!
lady-sonja said…
Really great card!! I think the stamp and the colours are perfect for Jake.

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