I have always said, I am two sides of one coin. First, I love detailed, elaborate cards with lots of texture, embellishments and layers. I also appreciate simple designs, pretty much the opposite of my general design aesthetic. I have noticed that card design is now leaning toward the cleaner, simpler cards, something I don't excell at.
SO.... After being inspired by my win at Moxie Fab, I decided to start the Simple vs. Sophisticated Challenge! This is how it goes... At the end of each week, choose a card you made and create the opposite style card. Here are my examples for the first SvS01 challenge: