August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop.

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and August 2019 Color Challenge!

I absolutely love the August 2019 Color Challenge. The colors include Blackberry Bliss, Coastal Cabana, Bermuda Bay and one of the new 2019 – 2021 In Colors, Pretty Peacock. I hope you love this combination as much as I do! I have two cards to share with you today. They both feature the Daisy Lane Bundle plus the larger Daisy coordinating punch.

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

I have used the masking technique on this card to make the foliage looks like it’s in behind the small stamped flowers. 

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

A few project details:

  • In this close up you may be able to see that the daisy petals have been curled to help the daisy look more natural.
  • The Rhinestone Jewels and the Clear Faceted gem have been colored with the Dark Bermuda Bay Blends Alcohol Marker.
  • On this version, there are four stamped and punched flowers layered on top of each other.
  • The pair of small daisies are attached to the pair of large daisies with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

A few finishing touches…

  • I’ve stamped the script image from the Very Versailles stamp set, in first and second inking, around the edges of the whisper white layer.
  • The Blackberry Bliss layer is attached to the card body with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

This second card has some slight variations from the first one and is in fact, a little simpler than the first one.

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

On this card…

  • I changed the color of the smaller flowers, to Blackberry Bliss,
  • only one large daisy was used for the central element, and
  • the Rhinestone Jewels and Faceted Gem were not colored.
Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

I personally prefer this simpler version.

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

So… Which version do you prefer?

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

The Daisy Lane Bundle includes the Daisy Lane Stamp Set and Medium Daisy Punch. You save 10% when you buy them together too! 

This bundle is also designed to coordinate with the Daisy Delight Stamp Set and large Daisy punch shown in the photo below.

Today's projects were made for the August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Daisy Lane Bundle.

I hope you enjoyed my projects and are loving the August 2019 Color Challenge and blog hop.

To recreate my projects and/or purchase any of the products used here, check out the complete supply list and project dimensions at the end of this post. Plus, don’t miss my video tutorial just ahead for all the details!

Be sure to continue along on the blog hop so you don’t miss out on any of the fun!

The next stop is Tami Hewlett’s blog. I know you’ll enjoy what she’s got to share!

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Project Dimensions

Card with Gray Granite Base:

  • Gray Granite Card Body: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″
  • Blackberry Bliss Layer: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
  • Whisper White Focal Piece: 3-11/16″ x 4-15/16″
  • Whisper White Inside Piece: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″

Card with Coastal Cabana Base:

  • Coastal Cabana Card Body: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″
  • Bermuda Bay Layer: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
  • Whisper White Focal Piece: 3-11/16″ x 4-15/16″
  • Whisper White Inside Piece: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″

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  1. Tami Hewlett says

    Beautiful cards once again Melissa! Love all the masking and beautiful background you created. Just lovely!

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