I have always considered myself someone who follows the rules, but I have discovered that as I get older (and craftier), I'm not so good at following the rules! You'll see that a few of my cards do not really use the suggested color combos, and I was pretty liberal with my interpretation of the sketches. I will say though, when I challenged myself to stick to a couple of the color combos I was really pleased with the results and ended up creating something I never would have otherwise! Go me!
Anyway, here is a link to the suggested color combos and sketches:
And here are my projects: