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This was another fun challenge. I love bright colors! I immediately thought of the fabulous PETAL PASSION DESIGNER SERIES PAPER - making the floral print look like the tropical flowers you might find in a climate with exotic birds - like the ones from the BIRD BANTER stamp set! I've also wanted to color in the white flowers on the tiny flower print with a bunch of different colors since I first got my hands on it - what do you think? 

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I used my AQUA PAINTER and ink from the lid of the ink pads to do all the coloring. I was a little perplexed as to how I was going to make green leaves....and at first made my leaves Tempting Turquoise...but then my grade school education kicked in and I started mixing colors!!! I know right??? With the So Saffron and Tempting Turquoise I made green - HELLO????!!!!

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The inside of my card has 4 different panels - don't you love a fun fold????

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Here's how I mixed up my green:

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And then I started playing around with the MIXING and came up with orange....
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And a super pretty purple color!!!!

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Dimensions:

  • Melon Mambo (outside) 11" x 4-1/4" scored at 5-1/2"
  • Melon Mambo (inside) 11" x 4-1/4" scored at 2-3/4", 5-1/2', 8-1/4"
  • Whisper White 4 @ 2-1/2" x 4" & scrap
  • Petal Passion Designer Series Paper 4-7/8" x 3-7/8"
  • Basic Black 5" x 4" & 1" x 4-1/4" & scrap

CHECK BACK ON WEDNESDAY and I'll have a video featuring this fun fold with another card!

 

And then because I've wanted to color in these little flowers with a variety of colors - I made this card used the same colors in the challenge - Melon Mambo, Tempting Turquoise and So Saffron:

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I again used my AQUA PAINTER and ink from the ink pad lids - you don't even have to be careful when coloring the flowers because the background is black - super easy right? My greeting comes from the PETAL PALETTE stamp set - one of my FAV's! You'll find a list of all the supplies I used for these cards in the PRODUCT LIST below.


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Dimensions:

  • Tempting Turquoise 11" x 4-1/4" scored at 5-1/2"
  • Whisper White 4-7/8" x 3-5/8" & 4" x 5-1/4"
  • Petal Passion Designer Series Paper 4-3/4" x 3-1/2" & 1" x 4"


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Product List

Bird Banter Photopolymer Stamp Set
$17.00
Petal Passion Designer Series Paper
$11.00
Aqua Painters
$17.00
Melon Mambo Classic Stampin' Pad
$6.50
Tempting Turquoise Classic Stampin' Pad
$6.50
So Saffron Classic Stampin' Pad
$6.50
Basic Black Archival Stampin’ Pad
$7.00
Stampin' Trimmer
$30.00
Basic Black Solid Baker's Twine
$3.00
Glue Dots
$5.25
Liquid Multipurpose Glue
$4.00
Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies
$30.00
Layering Circle Framelits Dies
$35.00
Big Shot
$110.00
Banner Triple Punch
$23.00
Melon Mambo 8-1/2" X 11" Card Stock
$8.00
Basic Black 8-1/2" X 11" Card Stock
$8.00
Whisper White 8-1/2" X 11" Card Stock
$9.00
Petal Palette Clear-Mount Stamp Set
$35.00
Whisper White 1/4" (6.4 Mm) Organza Ribbon
$6.00
Stampin' Dimensionals
$4.00
Tempting Turquoise 8-1/2" X 11" Card Stock
$8.00
 

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Beverlee Morales

Have I ever told you how amazing you are? Well, you are!

paola phillips

Awesome cards! I love all the water colored birds!

Sonny Peterson

Wow ! I feel like I am in a Tropical Paradise looking at your Bird card !! This dsp is such fun to color and you did a great example plus all that color mixing ...how fun !!
Love your cards !

Sherlie Magaret

What a cute card with all the birds being used. Love it!!! Will have to keep the color mixing in the back of my mind. The flower card is so cute with all the different colored flowers. What a neat way to jazz up black and white paper. TFS

Jo Anne Hewins

I just love the Bird Banter stamp set! I so hope that it makes it into the new catalog! The bird card is my favorite, but isn't that DSP just fantastic to color!

Melanie Morris

Cute cards Kelly - TFS!

lorraine turner

I love fun folds and this one is fantastic Kelly. I love all the colours you used within this project too. :O)

Debbie Henderson

Your coloring is just beautiful Kelly! Great way to use the designer paper!

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