Sep 20
2007

Playing with SU’s In Colours

Woohooo – I got my SU In Colour inkpads finally. I’m so smart (note sarcasm), I originally ordered the paper first… but had no inkpads to play together. The first card is one I made for a swap. I know it’s rather simple, but I wanted to keep these on the non embellished side and little colouring. Still pretty darn cute. I was rolling stuff through the Cuttlebug like a mad woman for the embossing template background as well as the circles that the fish are stamped on.

Stamps: Fishy Friends, “Hello” from Hedgehog Happiness by Stampin Up. Paper: Groovy Guava, Blue Bayou, Sky Blue by SU. Accessories: Spots and Dots Embossing folder, Cuttlebug. Ink: Groovy Guava, SU.

I am just not in the mood to colour lately, as you can clearly see from this card as well! I also wanted to use the new Garden Whimsy set, so I thought it was perfect to add colour without actually colouring. 😉 *nudge, nudge* I started by stamping the set on a “one sheet wonder” type of way and then trimmed the the paper to 8 different pieces of 5.5″ x 2.” The butterfly in the middle is up on dimensionals and then I also layered an extra butterfly on top to give it that 3-D look. AKA as my friend described “it has bendy wings!”

Stamps: Garden Whimsy by Stampin Up, “Happy Birthday” sentiment from Wordsworth. Paper: Groovy Guava, Purely Pomegranate, Sky Blue by SU. Accessories: Cuttlebug D’vine Embossing folder from Provocraft, $1 store brads, grosgrain ribbon share, paper piercer. Ink: Groovy Guava, Purely Pomegranate, Blue Sky, Wild Wasabi from SU.

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Comments

  1. OMG these ROCK! Love how you did the butterfly!

  2. love the butterfly card!!!

  3. Way cute, Thanh. I, too, love the butterfly card. The colors are fab.

  4. What a beautiful job! I love the in colors!!

  5. Ooohhhh….so very pretty!

  6. Thanh you have been a busy stamper… I love the butterfly card, I like how you popped the wings up. Very pretty ~ J

  7. beautiful! 🙂

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