Wednesday, August 5, 2015

DoubleClick Skittles Challenge #28 - Food

Welcome to a brand new DoubleClick Skittles Challenge!  


Aug. 5 to Aug 18


Today I'm featuring the Willow Skittles on this sweet little strawberry card.   With food being the theme, there are so many routes I could have taken.  I have a love for stamping and coloring, so I chose to color up this stamp set from Simon Says Stamp for the first time.  I've been waiting on the perfect occasion and today is that day.  I opted to use the Willow Skittles; they're pale in color and I thought something neutral would be a perfect blend to compliment the red and green.  The little strawberry on the lower left was fussy cut and popped out with foam squares and the sentiment was heat embossed.


Willow is a test batch and not in full production.  Did you know Carri makes each batch by hand?  Manufactured in the good 'ole USA in her craft space.  How cool is that?  I'm sure she'd be happy to send you some Willow if you email her with your product request, and if she has any available.  Willow has a very faint, pale light green tint, but my lighting is a little bright and doesn't capture the full color.

You can purchase Skittles right here in an amazing assortment of colors:



Shipping is always FREE in the USA and her prices are priced just right.  Plus, you can pay with PAYPAL.  Bonus!  No worries about compromising your credit card information.


You can still purchase the brand new Disney-themed "Believe in Magic" Skittles here:





Terri


Why not join us, and link up your food themed project to our new challenge?  Skittles are not required to enter but please read the challenge rules, backlinking is not allowed.

Check out all the Design Team Creations, visit their blogs and leave some love, and enter to win some blog candy from Carri!

I'm also entering this card into these challenges:




Additional Supplies:

Simon Says Stamp "You're So Sweet" stamp set
May Arts Ribbon Parrot Green burlap string
Zig Clean Color Markers (Carmine Red, Oatmeal, Brown, 
Green, Light Green, Light Gray)
Tombow Mono Aqua Glue
Tombow Foam Squares
Washi Tape from Target
Versamark Clear Watermark Ink
Ranger Black Embossing Powder
White gel pen
American Crafts White Textured Cardstock
Tim Holtz Waterbrush Pen
Ranger Jet Black archival ink
green button

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20 comments:

  1. This is absolutely gorgeous! I love your sweet strawberries....your coloring is so perfect!

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  2. So pretty. I need to buy some skittels. Thanks for the link.

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    1. Alyson, they are so yummy. You will love them!

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  3. Terri - awesomely cool and yummy card - I LOVE strawberries, the image and in real life!! This card is sweet and so spot on perfect!! Hope you have a BERRYlicious day!! Keep smiling!!

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  4. the strawberries are wonderful. Look like you could pluck them off the card and eat them.
    thanks for sharing a wonderful card.

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    1. Thanks Mary. I love to eat 'em too.....topped with whipped cream!

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  5. Your card is so yummy!! It's so pretty and loved all of the elements and how well they play off each other! Great job!

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  6. Beautiful CAS card! Love those strawberries! Thank you for joining us at ATSM this week!
    Kamila DT

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  7. Great attention to detail. Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  8. Like all things strawberry. Especially like how you fussy cut & popped up one of the strawberries. We grow strawberries that we have had for 5+ yrs. Hubby transplanted some of the Strawberries next to the back of the house foundation and they are thriving there. Even had some produce this Summer when they normally stop after Spring.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  9. Yummy strawberry card and love the twine bow.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Luv
    Debby

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  10. Absolutely adorable card! Love it! Thank you for joining us at ATSM.
    Olesya DT

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  11. Fabulous card! These strawberries look amazing and SO yummy!!! Great card design!
    Sherrie K

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