CI03: Colour INKspiration – Stampin’ Up!’s Window Shopping

Published by under cards | Feb 08 2017

Well hello! And welcome to the 3rd Colour INKspiration challenge. It’s great to be creating again with the Colour INKspiration Crew.

Each fortnight the crew inspires you with a blog hop as we unveil the new challenge colours, and you can join in on our challenge page! We have 1000+ members, many of whom share their awesome projects. Seriously – you have to check out the photo albums to see what I mean! Come and join us.

For a little bit of extra fun, each week the crew will pick a winner, and there’ll be a people’s choice winner too.  I hope to see you there!


 

Another gorgeous pic to inspire us, along with their Stampin’ Up! colours. Can you believe that these are actually cakes! Ah-mazing.

This week it’s Marina Mist, Peekaboo Peach, Soft Suede, White and Soft Sky.

 

And again, a colour combination I have never used!

CI03: Colour INKspiration project, by Simone Bartrum.

 

(I have to admit I struggled with this one, but it was fun to try something new).

 

CI03: Colour INKspiration project, by Simone Bartrum.

 

 

I used the Window Shopping stamp set, Stitched Shapes Framelits (yay – now available!), and You’ve Got This stamp set. And a little vellum layer back there too.

There’s a touch of paper piecing of the flowers and leaves around the sentiment (make sure you’ve got super sharp paper snips for the fussy cutting) and a Soft Sky small enamel circle in the middle of the flower.

 

It is finished off with a little bit of Peekaboo Peach ruched ribbon and washi tape inside. (The washi is from the Playful Palette set).

 

CI03: Colour INKspiration project, by Simone Bartrum.

 

So that’s me! Thanks for visiting :)

Next we have the very talented Rachel Palmieri. Click the link below to see what she has created with this great colour combination.

 

I look forward to seeing your creations over in the Challenge group!

Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria

 

9 responses so far

9 Responses to “CI03: Colour INKspiration – Stampin’ Up!’s Window Shopping”

  1. Mel Paganoon 08 Feb 2017 at 11:24 pm

    Wow. That’s stunning Simone. I Love the layers and the layout and that background!

  2. Liz Grosson 08 Feb 2017 at 11:51 pm

    I struggled too Simone, but I love what you came up with. I have too many sets that I haven’t had time to use yet, so this inspiration is a great bonus for me when I do get the Window shopping set inked up.I love the softness of your card

  3. Kelly Kenton 08 Feb 2017 at 11:52 pm

    So lovely Simone! I love all the coloured texture – a work of art! Kelly x

  4. Kathryn Mangelsdorfon 09 Feb 2017 at 5:23 pm

    I am loving all the texture and colours that blend so well together in the background and then all the layers of colours and sizes and then the sentiment and centrepiece.

  5. Christine Blainon 10 Feb 2017 at 10:38 am

    Oh, this is beautiful, Simone! You’ve used the challenge colours beautifully, and incorporated so many lovely details.

  6. Nikki Spenceron 10 Feb 2017 at 2:06 pm

    Absolutely beautiful Simone! So pretty and lovely use of the colours. xx

  7. Rebecca Son 12 Feb 2017 at 8:52 pm

    I love all the details on your card! So lovely!

  8. Julia Quinnon 12 Feb 2017 at 10:11 pm

    Love the vintage feel of your card. It’s so peaceful to look at. Just gorgeous as always.

  9. Louon 14 Feb 2017 at 10:16 am

    This is so beautiful Simone. I love the how the textured background really sets off the sentiment centrepiece.

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