January 2021 Color Challenge

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

Welcome to the Color Fusers Blog Hop and January 2021 Color Challenge!

The color combination for the January 2021 Color Challenge was one I was super excited to play with. It’s just such a happy, fun combination of colors that made me immediately think of a flower garden or birthday party! The color combination this month is Mango Melody, Melon Mambo, Garden Green, and Pacific Point. Plus, with the new mini catalog launch right around the corner, it was a great opportunity to play with some new stamp sets.

For today’s blog hop, I’ve created two cards using two new stamp set plus a stamp set in the annual catalog too.

This first card is made with the Pretty Perennials Stamp Set and was super easy to create.

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

I started by playing with all the flowers in the set and deciding which flower should be stamped in each color. These are all pretty strong colors so I’ve stamped off all the images, except for the sentiment and the black images.

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

Here’s a look at the Pretty Perennials stamp set:

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

My second card is made with the new Borders To Backgrounds stamp set and the Happiest of Birthdays set in the annual catalog.

I essentially attempted to create a rainbow, of sorts, using the images in the Borders To Backgrounds set. First, second and third inking was used for all the colors so each color would more subtly fade into the next.

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

For the big bold sentiment I simply inked up the top half of the sentiment with Pacific Point ink and the bottom half with Garden Green ink. I did angle my stamp slightly when inking it up, which is why the “happiest” shows up with some of both colors. The sentiment element is popped up on Dimensionals.

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

Here’s a peek at the two stamp sets I used:

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

I hope you’ve enjoyed seeing my projects for the January 2021 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop!

Check out the January 2021 Color Challenge & Blog Hop! My cards feature two new Stamp Sets from the Jan to Jun 2021 mini-catalog.

If you enjoyed these projects and are interested in purchasing either or both of them just know that customers will be able to purchase items from the new mini catalog starting on January 5th.

If you do decide to place an order and it includes $99 in merchandise or more, you may want to consider buying the starter kit!

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  • Plus, when you buy the Starter Kit between January 5 and February 28, 2021, you get an EXTRA gift of 200 sheets of 6″ x 6″ designer paper completely FREE, from Stampin’ Up!.
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To recreate my project and/or purchase any of the products used here, check out the complete supply list and project dimensions at the end of this post.

Thanks for spending some time with me today and Happy Crafting!

Melissa 🙂


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

The next stop is Bonnie O’Neill’s blog. I know you’ll enjoy what she’s got to share!

December 2020 Color Challenge
Color Fusers Blog Hop

Color Fusers Blog Hop Team:

Brenda Nelson

Nicolle Belesimo

Tami Hewlett

Melissa Kerman – You Are HERE

Bonnie O’Neill

Jo Anne Hewins

Gail Ellis

Melanie Hockin


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Project Dimensions

Pretty Perennials Card

  • Garden Green Card Body: 4-1/4″ x 11″
  • Pacific Point Layer: 4″ x 5-1/4″
  • White Stamped Layer: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
  • Whisper White Sentiment Piece: 1-1/2″ x 3-7/8″
  • Garden Green Sentiment Backing: 1-3/4″ x 3-7/8″
  • White Inside Piece: 4″ x 5-1/4″

Happiest of Birthday’s with Borders To Backgrounds Card

  • Pacific Point Card Body: 4-1/4″ x 11″
  • Garden Green Strip: 1-1/2″ x 4-1/4″
  • White Stamped Layer: 3-15/16″ x 5-3/16″
  • Whisper White Focal Piece: 2-5/8″ x 3-3/8″
  • Pacific Point Focal Backing: 2-7/8″ x 3-5/8″
  • White Inside Piece: 4″ x 5-1/4″

Product List:

The following two products will be available for customers to purchase starting on January 5, 2021.


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I am a seeker of that crazy, excited feeling that comes when you've created something that’s unique, beautiful and expresses who you are in some small way. It’s like making a new discovery, when you find a unique combination of color, layout, dimension and texture. I call it a creative spark and it makes me giddy! Through sharing and teaching I hope to help others find this amazing feeling of creative bliss!

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