Colour INKspiration 35
where today get to choose 3 colours from our new Neutrals colour palette!
Stampin’ Up! ® has just had a major colour revamp, so to start off the new catalogue year at Colour INKspiration we’ve decided to feature a Colour Collection for the first challenge each month (2nd Wednesday) until we have showcased them all! The second challenge in the month (4th Wednesday) will be a Pinterest inspired pic as per usual just to mix it up a bit. This month we are starting off with the NEUTRALS COLLECTION and you can choose any 3 colours from that range for your challenge project. We are also changing the rules about what else you can add to the mix; essentially just the Basics – Whisper White, Very Vanilla and Basic Black as well as metallics.
Have you managed to have a good look at our changes to the Colour Families yet? I LOVE the changes to the colour palettes. I used to be a Regals collection girl, but now I find I fluctuate between the funky Brights Collection and the Pastels of the Subtles collection. There are so many new possible colour combinations to choose from and create.
For todays colour challenge, the 3 Neutral Colours I chose were Crumb Cake; Soft Suede and Mossy Meadow.
I hadn’t inked up my Rooted in Nature Bundle yet and I have seen some lovely projects with it – so I decided this colour challenge, with it’s earthy tones, would suit the use of the bundle perfectly!
Rooted In Nature
I stamped some of the tree in the background using the Stamp Off method before stamping the timber onto a piece of Vellum Cardstock, fussy cutting and adhering over the trees so you can still see them in the background. Another full strength Mossy Meadow Tree for the front of the timber, some Linen Thread and the card front was complete.
I love the effect where you can still see the trees through the vellum layer!
I hope you enjoyed my project tonight. Now it’s time to continue along the hop to see all the other great projects made just with Neutrals!
Up next is Elizabeth
And don’t forget to join the challenge yourself! Just create your own project using three neutrals and post a pic to our Facebook Group HERE!
Happy Crafting xx
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Such a gorgeous card Mel! Love, love, the vellum!
How awesome is the timber tree trunk stamped on the vellum – looks amazing Mel. very clever with the trees behind. You are going to love this set.
Thanks Elizabeth! I already do!
You’ve used the perfect set for this colour challenge Mel, think l may need this set after all! Love your design! xx
Thanks Nikki. I don’t have Lovely as a Tree, so knew I had to have this bundle…plus those extra embossing framelits are awesome too!
This is one stunning card and a perfect set to use with the neutrals.
Thanks Bronwyn xx
Oh I love that tree stump stamped onto the vellum, it creates such a soft layer to your card.
Thanks Monique. Its a great effect!