Saturday, April 3, 2021

You Rock!

 It's Saturday!!  That means it's time for another challenge from Di's Digi Designs.

The challenge this time is: Make It Monochrome
And here is my card for your inspiration:
I created a fun flip card to celebrate a young man's 13th birthday.  It's funny, I have a hard time mixing colors, but I also struggle with monochromatic color schemes!  You would think that would be easy!  The color was inspired by the turquoise star in the center of the flip element.  I had several of them left over from a baby shower, so I've been trying to use them up on masculine cards.  
I colored up this little cutie, "MP3 Mike" with my Spectrum Noir markers.  He is just perfect for masculine cards, specially teen cards.  With this flip card layout, there really isn't a place for a sentiment on the inside, but I did use a word die from the same set to add a sentiment on the reverse side of the star element.  I also added two strips of stars for a bit of interest on the inside.

On the back, I add a place for another sentiment and a spot for writing a little note.

I hope you will get a chance to play along with us; I can't wait to see what you create.  And make sure you hop over to the Di's Digital Designs blog to see what the rest of the team has made for this challenge.

Supplies: 
Stamps: Di's Digi Stamps "MP3 Mike" digi; Papertrey Ink "Big Birthday Wishes" sentiment
Dies: Sizzix/Stephanie Bernard Framelits Flip-its "Stars"; PaperTrey Ink Numbers border

Challenges:
Cardz TV #13--anything goes
A Gem of A Challenge--anything goes
Double Trouble #81--Something, Anything, Everything (Thing #1: anything goes, Thing #3: color-with my Spectrum Noir Markers)
Crafty Sentiments--anything goes
Penny's Challenge #493--anything goes
Mod Squad--use a number
Little Red Wagon #595--Happy Birthday 
Cards Galore #86--anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper--anything goes with patterned paper

12 comments:

Melanie Hungerford said...

Great inspiration, I love the flip cards and the blue color palette makes this a perfect card for a young man. Thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble!

Suzanne Reynolds said...

Yep, a perfect card for a 13 year old, adorable image and fantastic coloring... thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble.

JanR said...

What an awesome fold this is! Such a cute image. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

Alyson Mayo said...

What a great card for a young man! Love the blue colour scheme. Thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble :)

ionabunny said...

Cute card. Thanks for joining the Mod Squad challenge. Hugz

Saphron said...

Superb! I love it!!
Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's and good luck with your entry! :)
~ DT Saphron
Lemon Biscuit

Stacey said...

Super cute card. Thanks for sharing with us at CHNPP.
DT Stacey
www.butterflycreations.blog

Tania said...

Very cool project! Good luck and thanks for entering at Penny's. DT Tania

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Crea Astrid said...

What a nice and cool card you have made with this beautiful digi. Nice also the star that opens a part like this.

Hugs, Astrid.

Pattie G said...

What a cute card! It goes perfectly with our theme for this month “Birthdays”. Thanks for joining us at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
Pattie
Artist & Owner

Unknown said...

Beautiful card! Thank you for participating in the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge. http://cardsgalorechallenges.blogspot.com/