Monday, March 29, 2010

Just Add Ink 10


A colour challenge: Close to cocoa, cameo coral, blush blossom and kraft

When I first saw these colours in the JAI challenge I thought 'what am I going to do with those??!!' Cameo coral and blush are two colours I rarely use and so this challenge was exactly that for me - a challenge!  And it has changed my mind about one of the colours at least. Blush blossom would make a great neutral to stamp your image on when making a pink card instead of using white!  I find the cameo coral just too bright (even for me) so I have only used a small amount to mat the image and also stamped the image with versamark and used cameo coral pastel to make the image pop.

Project recipe
Stamp set: Echoes of Kindness (level 2 hostess) and Life Definitions
Cardstock: close to cocoa, cameo coral, blush blossom and kraft
Ink: close to cocoa and versamark
Accessories: Stqampin' pastels, taffeta ribbon, hodgepodge hardware, Bella bleu dsp

2 comments:

  1. Good job on using the colours that you don't usually!!!! It's always fun to stretch ourselves!!

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  2. So sweet! I'd never really used Blush Blossom until one of the challenges we did, now I love it! Sounds silly, but it's the pink I use when I don't want a true pink... lol. Thanks for playing!

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