September 2019 Color Challenge

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

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

For this months project, I wanted to create a Christmas card but I wasn’t quite sure I could do it with the colors for the September 2019 Color Challenge. The colors include Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy, Merry Merlot and one of the new 2019 – 2021 In Colors, Rococo Rose. As it turns out the Brightly Gleaming product suite includes two of the four colors so I thought I’d use one of the gorgeous specialty papers as a starting point.

So what I came up with is a bit of a non-traditional color scheme for Christmas but I actually love how it turned out!

How can you go wrong with this stunning paper and these beautiful ornament images?

Today's projects were made for the September 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Christmas Gleaming Bundle from the 2019 Holiday Catalog.

I’ve heat embossed the ornaments with Copper embossing powder to coordinate with the stars in the designer paper.

Then I colored in each of the ornaments to provide some interest and dimension to these images. I also used some Wink of Stella at the top of the ornament as well.

Today's projects were made for the September 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Christmas Gleaming Bundle from the 2019 Holiday Catalog.

The Brightly Gleaming product suite is in the NEW 2019 Holiday catalog that goes live in just a few days!

The Christmas Gleaming bundle (shown below) is part of this suite.

Today's projects were made for the September 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Christmas Gleaming Bundle from the 2019 Holiday Catalog.

If you love this bundle you might also love the consumables in this product suite.

You can get a “taste” of each of these consumables when you purchase my “Taste of a Suite” product shares. A photo of this product share is shown below. It’s one of 8 unique shares that I’m offering now through 9/5/19.

Today's projects were made for the September 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop. They feature the Christmas Gleaming Bundle from the 2019 Holiday Catalog.

Click HERE to learn more about my “Taste of a Suite” product shares! Click HERE to reserve your shares NOW before they’re gone!


I hope you enjoyed my project and are loving the September 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 Melanie Hockin’s blog. I know you’ll enjoy what she’s got to share!

Color Fusers Blog Hop
Color Fusers Blog Hop

Color Fusers Blog Hop Team:

Melissa Kerman – You Are HERE

Melanie Hawkin

Kelly Acheson

Tami Hewlett

Jo Anne Hewins

Nicolle Belesimo

Bonnie O’Neill


Watch my video tutorial here:

If you watched this video here on my blog and enjoyed it, please go on over to my YouTube channel and give it a Thumbs Up, Share it with friends and Subscribe to my YouTube Channel. I’d be so grateful! Plus, if you click on the bell you’ll be notified whenever I publish a new video.


More Going On Now

  • Reserve your 2019 Holiday Catalog “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares NOW! LAST Day to reserve shares is 9/5/19!
    • Click HERE to check out the details of my Holiday Catalog “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares.
    • Click HERE to RESERVE Your “Taste of a Suite” Product Shares NOW!
  • Become a Newsletter Subscriber and get Special Perks plus FREE Downloads too! Click HERE to subscribe!
  • GET PERKS when you Place Orders through my online store! Receive FREE Project Kits. Click HERE for more details.
  • Join me for my next Facebook Live Event on Thursday 9/12/19 at 7 pm EST. Find me on Facebook by clicking here: Melissa’s Crafting Treehouse Facebook Page

Click HERE to Shop in my Online Store Now!

Current Hostess Code:

VMZ4DA6J

Use the current hostess code to get Free Card Kits and other perks with your qualifying purchases!

If your order is $150 or more Do NOT use the hostess code! You’ll get hostess rewards AND Free Card Kits too!

Not sure how to apply the Hostess Code? Click HERE to learn more.


The 2019 Holiday Catalog goes live on Wednesday 9/4/19!

Check back to see this NEW catalog then!

2019 Holiday Catalog

Check out the 2019 – 2020 Annual Catalog PDF below.

2019 - 2020 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalog

Project Dimensions

  • Mossy Meadow Card Body: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″
  • Night of Navy Layer: 4″ x 5-1/4″
  • Brightly Gleaming Designer Paper: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
  • Merry Merlot Layer: 3-3/16″ x 4-9/16
  • Rococo Rose Layer: 3″ x 4-3/8″
  • Whisper White Inside Piece: 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
  • Scraps in Mossy Meadow, Night of Navy and Merry Merlot for ornaments and die-cut strip

Product List:


Blog Categories: ,

Tags:

About Me Page

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!

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recent Posts

DIY Paper Crafts… 3 projects, 7 variations

September 13, 2019
Posted in ,,
See 3 projects with 7 variations, a fun fold and a 3-D project too. DIY Paper Crafts galore! This project features the Pressed Petals Designer Paper, and the Beauty and Joy Stamp Set.

In this post, you’ll see 3 projects with 7 variations, including a fun fold and a 3-D project too. DIY Paper Crafts galore! Three of the projects here were created for or inspired by, the September 2019 Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle! These three projects are a sneak peeks into this set of 8 tutorials […]

Simple Watercolor Landscape Paintings

September 9, 2019
Posted in ,
Would you like to make simple watercolor landscape paintings? Here you'll see two projects that I can't even believe I made! If I can do it so can you!

Would you like to make simple watercolor landscape paintings? Here you’ll see two projects that I can’t even believe I made. If I can do it so can you! I had never done any freehand watercolor in anything but abstract shapes and backgrounds, before these cards! I was inspired by a timelapse video I saw […]

Christmas Card Idea with a Product Medley

September 4, 2019
Posted in ,
Today's Christmas card idea is made with the NEW "Most Wonderful Time" product medley in the Holiday catalog. What an awesome set of coordinating products!

Today’s Christmas card idea is made with the NEW “Most Wonderful Time” product medley in the Holiday catalog. What an awesome set of coordinating products! For this project, I’ve used 5 of the 7 different elements in the product medley! The Christmas card idea in this post shows ALL 12 patterns of designer papers and […]

Christmas Projects with Wrapped In Plaid

August 30, 2019
Posted in ,
Learn two awesome paper crafting tips, and see three fun Christmas projects that are made using the Wrapped in Plaid product suite by Stampin' Up!.

Today I’m sharing some Christmas projects made with NEW Holiday Catalog products, plus some simple, tips to use in your crafting! For these projects, I’ve used most of the products in the Wrapped in Plaid product suite bundle, which includes; stamps, a punch, designer paper, ribbon, and embellishments. I love that we now have the […]

Jan 2017 Color Challenge

August 26, 2019
Posted in ,
These cards feel like summer and yet they were made for the Jan 2017 Color Fusers Blog Hop. Watercoloring with an acrylic block was used for the background.

Today I’m taking the opportunity to share some projects that were originally shared on my old Stampin’ Up! blog. These cards just feel like summer even though they were originally shared in January of 2017 for the Color Fusers blog hop and monthly color challenge. Since Stampin’ Up! is taking down the blog portion of […]

Different Folds for Card Making

August 23, 2019
Posted in ,
Different Folds for Card Making

I love incorporating different folds for card making in my projects! It may look like a regular card on the front but when you open it there’s a fun surprise inside. Before we go to the inside check out the detail on this elegant frame! Plus, doesn’t it look great with the gorgeous Pressed Petals […]

Homemade Birthday Card Ideas

August 16, 2019
Posted in ,
Today's post features some homemade birthday card ideas made with the Piece of Cake Stamp Set and coordinating Cake Builder Punch.

Today’s post features some homemade birthday card ideas made with the Piece of Cake Stamp Set, coordinating Cake Builder Punch and a Must-Know Stamparatus Trick. This was one of my July club projects and is one of the July/August Free Card Kit projects too! In case you’re interested, there are details about my Free Card […]

Coloring With Watercolor

August 11, 2019
Posted in ,
Today's project includes coloring in, with simple watercoloring techniques. It's made with the To A Wild Rose Stamp Set, which also has coordinating dies.

Watercoloring techniques can be super easy or a bit more difficult but honestly, one of the challenges is just having a certain mindset while you’re doing it. Coloring with watercolor is the easiest of the water coloring techniques to me. It still can be a bit intimidating to many people, and I think part of […]

Tutorial Bundle Sneak Peeks

August 9, 2019
Posted in ,
Today's two tutorial bundle projects feature a nautical theme. One is a simple Dutch Door Fun Fold card and the other uses two simple Must-Know Techniques.

The nautical-themed projects in today’s post, offer a bit of a sneak peek into the August Simple Suite Stampers Tutorial Bundle. On the first Tuesday of each month, the Simple Suite Stampers design team publishes a tutorial bundle, including 8 tutorials, focusing on a particular theme. The focus this month is the Come Sail Away […]

Unique Handmade Card with Pinewood Planks

August 7, 2019
Posted in ,
Check out this unique handmade card featuring the Tarnished Foil technique, the Pinewood Planks Embossing Folder and the Seasonal Layers Dies!

The Pinewood Planks Embossing Folder is available again! I love this folder so wanted to take this opportunity to reshare a favorite unique handmade card, featuring this embossing folder, which was first shared on October 14, 2017, on my old Stampin’ Up! blog. Since Stampin’ Up! is taking down the blog portion of the site, […]

August 2019 Color Challenge and Color Fusers Blog Hop

August 5, 2019
Posted in ,

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 […]

Simple Handmade Card Designs

August 4, 2019
Posted in ,
Easy card making ideas often start for me with Stampin' Up! designer series papers. Today's project features the gorgeous Magnolia Lane paper and stamp set.

Simple handmade card designs don’t often come easy to me! What I have realized is that simple handmade card designs often start for me with Stampin’ Up! designer series papers! Today’s project features the gorgeous Magnolia Lane paper and the coordinating Good Morning Magnolia Stamp Set. This paper is so beautiful that the card design […]