Color Inspiration

Twinshttps://i1.wp.com/api.ning.com/files/q34XLvoT5YjuWht5Zgo3sij0nx9zS97wgTbet4baNrtUpspOqxz8FT0a*-uPIYCf3nUOeY*u3*dLjDKciWl4q8dIn0*2vleQ/JuneColor.pngIt’s time for a Color Inspiration Challenge at Catch the Bug.  Here is the fun color palette to work with.

Image: Baby Bundle Flower – Bugaboo Stamps
Sentiment: Cuddly Buddly
Die: Butterfly – Simon Says Stamp
Embossing Folders: Cuttlebug
Embellishments: Enamel Dots

I have to admit I struggled a bit for how to use these colors and then I remembered my new butterfly die from Simon Says Stamp and thought these colors were the palette for a kaleidoscope of butterflies.  To take it one step further, I embossed the butterflies using my go-to embossing folder – Swiss Dots.  What goes better with butterflies than flowers and these adorable peekers are the perfect addition to my card!

For whatever reason, I struggle with lots of white space.  I had my card almost done but I didn’t like all of the blank white space so I took my card apart and embossed the background and then matted my image – I love lots of layers and texture without getting too fussy.

I hope I’ve inspired you to join us for our color challenge, I can’t wait to see what you create – Dee

Challenges:
The Cutie Pie – Girls, Girls, Girls
Oldie but Goodie – Baby
Fan-Tastic Tuesday – Anything Goes
Just Inspirational – Anything Goes
Ladybug Crafts Ink – Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesday – Anything Goes
The Craft Concept – Anything Goes

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7 thoughts on “Color Inspiration

  1. Kay Miller says:

    What an adorable card! I love all the different shades of purple! So sweet!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Card Concept! 🙂

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  2. what a lovely fun card. Thank you for entering with us over at JIC this week, I hope you will join us again next week (Tue new challenges start) and also for our monthly challenge which also starts on Tuesday. Sian (JIC Co-Owner)

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  3. Ardyth says:

    I love these bold colours and how you’ve used them to tie the two parts of your focal panel together! So glad you joined us at The Card Concept!

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