CI 17: Super Duper Colour Combination

Published by under cards | Sep 13 2017

Colour INKspiration #17 Blog Hop - card from

Our colour palette this week for the Colour INKspiration challenge is a fabulously bright and happy combination, inspired by this fun variation of a garden shed.


Colour INKspiration #17


In Stampin’ Up! colours, we’re calling them Pool Party, Lemon Lime Twist, Tempting Turquoise and Flirty Flamingo. You would have to be a brave soul to paint your garden furniture Lemon Lime Twist – but this really works. Love it.

So after pulling out my colours, and studying my stamp sets, I came up with this….


Colour INKspiration #17 Blog Hop - card from


The stamp set used is called, appropriately, Super Duper. It includes an awesome variety of stamps, but I particularly love the balloons and those fabulous sentiments.


Super Duper stamp set


Super Duper stamp set by Stampin' Up!


For this card I stamped the main Super Duper sentiment twice: Once in Lemon Lime Twist and once in Tempting Turquoise. I cut the separate banner elements apart, and reunited them in different colours using Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Colour INKspiration #17 Blog Hop - card from


Our colour combo this fortnight called for Flirty Flamingo too, so I tucked a little cardstock banner strip behind the main sentiment, and added a few tiny dots with the tip of a Flirty Flamingo Stampin’ Write Marker.

An effective birthday card for the young or young-at-heart.

Colour INKspiration #17 Blog Hop - card from

Are you enjoying this colour combination?

Continue on around the blog hop to see what else the Colour INKspiration Crew has created. Next is the lovely Jackie Noble from New Zealand.

Next blog on the Colour INKspiration blog hop


Happy stamping,

Simone Bartrum, Stampin' Up! demonstrator Australia, Victoria













10 responses so far

10 Responses to “CI 17: Super Duper Colour Combination”

  1. Rachel Palmierion 13 Sep 2017 at 7:38 pm

    This card is so clean and crisp, Simone, love it!

  2. Simoneon 16 Sep 2017 at 1:06 pm

    Thanks Rachel 🙂

  3. Bronwyn Eastleyon 15 Sep 2017 at 9:40 pm

    This card is literally super duper! Love how you have layered the stamped image.

  4. Simoneon 16 Sep 2017 at 1:06 pm

    Thank you Bron, I’ll be using that image a lot I think.

  5. Mel Paganoon 16 Sep 2017 at 12:56 pm

    Gorgeous Card Simone! I love how you have used this colour combination!

  6. Simoneon 16 Sep 2017 at 1:03 pm

    Thanks Mel 🙂

  7. Louon 20 Sep 2017 at 3:17 pm

    Yep – definitely a super duper card Simone. I love the raised elements and the stamped background.

  8. Julia Quinnon 21 Sep 2017 at 9:24 pm

    I reckon this card would be so perfect for teenagers who are tricky to create for sometimes! These colours just work so amazingly well.

  9. Jackie Aitkenon 26 Sep 2017 at 1:37 pm

    Fabulous card, Simone. Love the CAS design, the layered sentiment and the teeny Flirty Flamingo dots are just the sweetest addition. Such a fun, bright and cheerful creation.

  10. Simoneon 20 Oct 2017 at 11:41 am

    Thanks so much Jackie

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