Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Playful week at Colour Me...!

Good morning! This week at Colour Me...! we are going playful and using Night of Navy, Lost Lagoon, Melon Mambo and Crushed Curry. Super fun, eh?


I started with this really darling stamp from Lawn Fawn. When this came out, I couldn't help but get it - it's just too, too sweet! I have had a lot of Hamsters in my day... ;) My first was Pinkie, when I was quite young. Then there was Jesse, Iggy and Queen Jane. 

For the sentiment for this one I wanted it to match the colour blocking in the background. I took my Stampin' Write Markers and drew a line across one of my acrylic blocks in each of the colours. Then I picked up the ink on my stamp from the acryclic block. Have a looksee!



I had to give it a go a couple times to get it 'just right', but we got there :)

Check out the challenge this week:

Thanks for stopping by today!

-Tara
xox

Supplies: 
Stamp: "Wheelie Like You" (Lawn Fawn)
Ink: Memento, Crushed Curry (Stampin' Up!), Melon Mambo (Stampin' Up!), Lost Lagoon (Stampin' Up!), Night of Navy (Stampin' Up!).
Paper: Marshmallow (Bazzil), Crushed Curry CS (Stampin' Up!), Melon Mambo CS (Stampin' Up!), Lost Lagoon CS (Stampin' Up!), Night of Navy CS (Stampin' Up!).
Tools: Wheelie Like You framelits (Lawn Fawn), Corner Punch (Stampin' Up!)
Copics:
  - Wheel: C1
  - Hamster: YR00, R20, Y21, Y23

7 comments:

  1. Oh, this is soooo cute - my son has a hamster that he adores - I might have to get that stamp set....

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  2. Eek!! I am obsessed with this card!!! I love how you did the multi-colour effect in so many places. It really pulls the whole thing together. Also, the squiggly lines--AMAZING!! :D

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  3. love your sweet little hamster - such a cute card

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  4. Thanks for the little tutorial on how you stamped your sentiment....it's genius! I've never thought of doing that before! Your whole card is so fun and cute!

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  5. Tara I love all things Lawn Fawn but this little hamster is the cutest! Super cool how you color blocked the background and multi color sentiment.

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  6. What a fun idea Tara! Going to have to give that a try :)

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  7. love this girl, WHEELIE cute! LOL. Seriously, super fun!

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Thank you for your comments and encouragements! They mean the world to me!

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