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Bombshell Stamps March Hump Day Hop


Greetings and Salutations! It's time for the March Bombshell Stamps Hump Day Hop! If you are looking for the latest SBS challenge, please click HERE. For the Hump Day Hop, I was in the mood for a color challenge...so I found a beautiful palette from http://design-seeds.com/ that I think you will enjoy.


Aren't these colors pretty? I thought it was perfect for those that wanted to go the St. Patrick's Day route, but not so green that the hoppers couldn't do something else. 
The participants were to use at least 3 of the colors in the palette. But I was hoping they would go for the "gold" and try to use all five! They had to try to keep their colors as close as possible to those shown above.  Color challenges are great, because you can make anything you want, any theme.


 I used every color! Go me! I really love these colors together, I went for a more subtle Bombshell route for this card. I used the big skull from Sugar Skulls, but I also used a small wing-like shape from Pin-Stripes.


I used watercolor markers and Copics for my skull. And I used a very pretty verdigris embossing powder for the pin stripe. And I must mention, that once again, Phoenix was my helper. I showed him the color pallet, and he chose what sets I should use. He also recommended the rhinestones. Move over Tim Holtz…there’s a new boy in town!


I colored my clear rhinestones with a turquoise Copic. I love to do that. I will always have coordinating rhinestones!
Now it’s time for you to hop along. Please be sure to visit everyone and leave them some love. I will have the new Hump Day Hop challenge on the forum on April 1st. And oh, is it a good one!!! Here is the full list of hoppers.
Thanks for stopping by. Have an inspiring day!

Comments

Susie Little said…
Fabulous, love the colours and the skull is so cool!x
Sharon said…
This is quite different - love the colours and great images!!
ike said…
Superb colours - well done for going with them all :-) That skull is awesome too :-D xxxxxx
You soo rocked this challenge. I couldn't see these colors together and you made a absolutely gorgeous card.
MaRyKaY said…
awesome card alison. always a treat when I stop by here. always something going on. great color choice. that embossing powder is a cool color
Pam Hornschu said…
See what I mean? Dipping a toe into scary without jumping in all the way! Love the bright colors and the distressing!
Kim said…
Gorgeous card! Great colors and that skull looks amazing. I love the ripped corner with the rhinestones.
Colleen said…
So Pretty! I love all the distressing.
Rachael said…
This is so unique, I love it! Nicely done! ;)
Kathi said…
Gorgeous. I love the colors and really like that you used a flourish from the Pin Stripes set.
Kelli said…
Nix is awesome!!! Oh yeah his mommy too! Love the card! it's awesome!!
Laura B said…
I love this card! The distressing looks awesome, and Phoenix made some great choices.:)

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