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Monday, February 6, 2017

Color Fusers Blog Hop: February 2017

Welcome to the February Color Fusers Blog Hop! Color, Colour, Color Colour... no matter how you spell it or what colors used I LOVE COLOR and in truth... it's COLOR that brought me to paper crafting (and some awesome fun people too)! When I first started paper crafting I started dreaming about different color combos, layouts and stamped images. I kid you not! This is how it all began.

It's so awesome to be a part of the Color Fusers Team because I love experimenting with different color combinations! So here's the color combo for this months BLOG HOP:


So today I'm featuring the Delicate Details Stamp Set with three of the four colors from the graphic above; Peekaboo Peach, Calypso Coral and Early Espresso.




Some Details:

  • I started by stamping with Versamark on both edges of my Watercolor Paper using the same lace image.
  • Then I worked my way toward the center, spacing the other images evenly.
  • White Embossing Powder was then used to heat emboss.
By the way, I tested out the spacing first on a piece of scratch paper.

  • After all the images were heat embossed I sprayed the surface of the Watercolor Paper with a little bit of water to cover the whole surface.
  • An Aquapainter and Reinkers were used to color over the embossed images.
  • The focal piece is attached to a piece of Calypso Coral Cardstock and is then attached toward the top of a Whisper White panel, measuring 3-3/4" x 5". This will leave space at the bottom to attach the small stamped strip.


 
  • The strip along the bottom measures 3/8" x 4-5/8" and is stamped with Early Espresso Ink. This strip is then attached with glue dots.
  • The Whisper White panel measuring 3-3/4" x 5" is attached with Stampin' Dimensionals to the card body.
By the way, the Delicate Details Stamp Set is FREE with a qualifying purchase during Sale-A-Bration! It's one of my favorite Sale-A-Bration items. I just love these images! A complete supply list is included at the end of this post.




Thanks for stopping by today! Please comment and let me know what you think. I love to hear from you!!!

I hope you'll continue on and check out all the fun creations of those participating in the Blog Hop! Here's a list of links so you don't miss a thing.

Blog Hop Participants:

Going on NOW... Some Helpful Links:  
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February Hostess Code: E7DSGBT4
Happy Crafting!


 Product List

Comments:

Great card, Melissa. I think its the best card I have seen with the Delicate Details stamp set.

Posted by Jo Anne Hewins on February 06, 2017 at 07:42 PM #

I love this stamp set - and you've done a fabulous job with it. Thanks for sharing it with us!

Posted by Robin Messenheimer on February 07, 2017 at 01:31 PM #

I would like to see more detailed pictures or a video of exactly how you completed the watercolor wash with the reinkers and aquapainters. LOVE LOVE LOVE all the versions of your color washes! They are beautiful!

Posted by Susan Vilar on March 11, 2017 at 11:10 AM #

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