Friday, May 2, 2014

Tyra's May Color Combo Challenge


May is here! Ready to find out who our March flower power challenge winner is? The winner is... Lilian YF! Congratulations, you won a $25 gift code to shopsei.com! E-mail us at seiblog{at}shopsei{dot}com. This is Lilian's lovely creation...


Would you like a chance to win too? Here's Tyra to announce the next challenge...


As a fellow crafter you know as well as I do that color is everything! Color is one of the first decisions one makes when approaching design. Not only color, but decisions around color combinations and proportion one of color to another. Got it? Not quite? Well there are plenty of online resources available at your fingertips. I have discovered ColourLovers.com, a community dedicated to everything about color. For today’s challenge I used the Azalea collection and decided to look up the word "Azalea" on the ColourLovers website. What I found are four different color combos similar to SEI's Azalea Collection. These color combos will also serve as the inspiration image for this month's challenge:


Photo Source: ColourLovers.com

I love the color combo suggestions and the proportion of color suggested (e.g. size of each color swatch) within each combo. Here is my take using the beautiful papers from the Azalea collection:



I used panels from the Azalea perforated sheet sheet to create quick panels for each card. I loved how everything turned out.



The "Never Give Up" panel is perfect for making a card to encourage someone. Visit JustTyra to see a few more projects I created with the Azalea collection.

What will you create?

Challenge Rules:
Use the inspiration image to create a new layout, card, or mixed media design.
Use the linky tool below to add your project. Please post a direct link to your project from your blog or photo sharing site.
Mention the SEI Design Inspiration Challenge and link back to our site. Encourage your friends to participate!
You may combine this challenge with other challenges
Use of SEI products is not required
Please leave a link no later than May 28th
US and Canadian residents only, please

Be Amazing and have FUN!!!!!

One project will be featured during the next monthly challenge and the winner will receive a $25 gift code from SEI.

Thanks so much for stopping by the blog!

Tyra

8 comments:

jengd said...

Question I don't see addressed in the rules- can we enter multiple times? Thanks!

Lilian YF said...

Thanks for choosing my card! =)

jengd said...

I went ahead and threw them all on here. I figure that you may as well see what I did with your colors. :)

Tyra Babington said...

hi jengd, it is okay to enter multiple times! Thanks for playing along :)

Helen Gullett said...

Pretty color combo! I am new and would love to try :)

Tyra Babington said...

Hi Helen! please do!! There is still time today :)

Shana said...

Sorry, I couldn't get the picture on the thumbnail, but you can see the Money Books after you click on it!

mariangel said...

love this challenge

 

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