Thursday, January 3, 2013

Color Me Scrappy's Challenge #24

Hi Everyone!  Today is the first challenge of the month and the new year at 
I am so excited to play along with this one because there is a sketch and a color palette!

Here's the sketch:

And the colors:

The colors and that amazing sketch were so much fun to work with. 
Here's what I came up with:

To see what the other design team members made, check out Color Me Scrappy! 

This month's sponsor at CMS is
Peace, Love, and 

So . . . if you are in the mood for a fun challenge and want a chance to win a gift card to 
check out 
this month!!!


I almost forgot to share the layout I made for Team A's challenge last week!  
Here are the wonderful colors:

And my page using photos from Christmas morning.  The twist this time is to use a black background!


Thanks so much for stopping to visit my blog today.
 . . . . . . . I will leave you with a photo that I took this morning . . .


  1. WOW Sharon, I just love love that you scrapbook these gorgeous photos. These nature ones are always a personal favorite for me. This is stunning and so is the photo at the end, LOVE IT!!

    What a great color sketch to work with, you did a wonderful job with it.

    I'm actually working on a sunrise photo myself, love them so much. Thanks for the inspiration again.

  2. Oh I love that color scheme..not the usual, and what a beautiful job you've done with it! Grey and orange are such wonderful colors!

  3. Loving your lo and YOUR PHOTO from this AM! WOW to BOTH!! I loveeeeeeeeee the colors and love love love that banner!!!! GORGEOUS!!

  4. Pretty photos that set a peaceful mood!

  5. Sharon gorgeous layouts,
    I always like the pictures you choose to use.
    So inspiring!!

  6. Such gorgeous layouts, Sharon! That first palette just screams fall to me, and I adore how you made that second one work so well with your Christmas pics! Brilliant!

  7. Beautiful layouts! And that picture from this morning... gorgeous!!

  8. Beautiful Sharon...I must say I adore the first layout.

  9. Love the colors for both of these. Beautiful job on both! And that photo is just beautiful. It will be the only snow I see this year!

  10. Your pages are always so lovely Sharon. The arrow on the first layout looks fabulous and the Christmas layout is gorgeous. You knocked both of these out of the park!!

  11. your remember this layout...the colouring is just so superb and that photo is gorgeous! Love the clean lines...really beautiful! I love that photo also that you said you took in the morning...such a stunning and fabulous photo! I am sure I could learn a few photo tricks from you!!!!! ;-) Awesome!

  12. Stopping by to wish you a VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR my friend! I don't know where you get all your mojo from, but you've got it going on! Wow, your pages are so beautiful, and you always start with such great photo's! You look like you had a wonderful Holiday Season with your beautiful family, as well as a milestone Birthday! Another new year to start, new adventures and memories to be made... it's fun that we can share them together here in blogland!

  13. Happy New Year to you,Sharon!!!! your layout is really lovely

  14. Beautiful work, both pages. You worked the colors so well. And, oh my goodness, that photo is amazing!! Wishing you a wonderful new year.

  15. You are an inspiration, Sharon! You certainly took the inspiration colors and sketch and ran with it- the top LO is stunning! I like the sewing and banner. Looks like you are having fun taking great photographs to adorn your pages. I really like the Christmas LO too. The addition of the yellow, orange and blue add joy to the red and black. Thanks for visiting my blog. I know you'll be counting down the days until Spring break at Penn, right? Thanks for the birthday wishes- sending you a piece of virtual Spice Cake with Sour Cream frosting and a big cuppa tea. HUGS :)

  16. wowwwwwwwww that photo.. is fantasticcccccccccccccc... and love that you created!!! gorgeous layouts ... and I love your blog!

  17. Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving a comment. Very much appreciated. Totally love that photo, is just beautiful.
    Peace, Love and scrapbooking to you too love me :-)

  18. I absolutely adore your photos and lo from Christmas morning - those smiles could melt any winter storm.

  19. Beautiful page!! Love your colors with this photo!! ~ Blessings, Tracey


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