Art With Heart Team Colour Creations Blog Hop: Purple Posy


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Welcome to the very last week of the Colour Creations blog hop. We are so grateful to our Art With Heart Team Member Catherine Proctor for coordinating this blog hop for us each week. What an amazing job she has done over the last 58 weeks. Thank you Catherine.

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Our last colour is Purple Posy, a lovely soft lilac colour. 

Purple Posy

For my card, I have used the Detailed Bands dies again (this time the larger of the decorative filligree liks pieces, and one of the label stamps). You need this gorgeous die set in your creative stash.

Stampin Up Purple Posy birthday card using Detailed Bands Dies and Perennial Essence DSP. 2019 Annual Catalogue card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

I have combined the Purple Posy with some of the Purple Posy linen ribbon, Night of Navy cardstock, and two lots of Designer Series Paper. The Purple Post script paper is from the 2019-20 InColour 6x6" paper stack.  The gorgeous Monet inspired floral paper, is called Perennial Essence Designer Series Paper. 

Stampin Up Purple Posy birthday card using Detailed Bands Dies and Perennial Essence DSP. 2019 Annual Catalogue card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

Here's a closer look at the beautiful Perennial Essence Designer Series Paper. You can view all of the products I have used today through the product links below my signature.

Stampin Up 2019 Annual Catalogue/ Catalog Perennial Essence DSP. Available in my online store in Australia and https://clairedaly.typepad.com (and click shop now in right column).

Now it's time to head over to Catherine Proctor's blog to see what the Art With Heart Team Colour Creations crew have created with Purple Posy.

Thanks for stopping by today, see you back here soon.

Claire

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Art With Heart Team Colour Creations Blog Hop: Pretty Peacock

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Jumping into the Colour Creations blog hop this week as we are into week 3 of the 2019 InColours. This week is Pretty Peacock, a beautiful teal blue that I am already totally in love with, as it is so versatile. Today I have teamed it with another new 2019 Incolour, Rococo Rose. I love the fresh vintage look of these colours together. 

Free as a Bird and Pretty Peacock card from 2019 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalogue by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

We have lots of beautiful new InColour products besides just the ink and cardstock in the 2019 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalogue (see all the Pretty Peacock ones in the link below). For this card I have used some of the 6x6 InColour paper stack. There are 40 sheets in the pack in total, with 4 sheets of 2 different double sided designs in each of the 5 new InColours. I particularly love the script pattern. I have also used our new Very Vanilla scalloped lace and some of the Rococo Rose scalloped linen ribbon (which I have cut into strips), and one of the Bird Ballad trinkets in the top left corner.

Free as a Bird and Pretty Peacock card from 2019 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalogue by Claire Daly Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

For the watercolouring of the Free as A Bird image, I have used Gray Granite and Rococo Rose for the birds, Old Olive and Rococo Rose for the leaves and flowers, and Gray Granite and Early Espresso for the branch. I have used a very light watercolour wash of Seaside Spray around the image for the sky.

Stampin Up colour combination including 2019 InColours Pretty Peacock, Rococo Rose, Gray Granite and Seaside Spray

Now it's time to jump over to Catherine Proctors blog, and see what the other Art With Heart team girls have done with Pretty Peacock this week.

Thanks for stopping by my blog tonight. I will be back in a day or two with some more inspiration for you.

Until then, have a happy and creative week.

Claire

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Art With Heart Team May Blog Hop: New Catalogue Preview

Welcome to the May blog hop for the lovely Art With Heart team girls. Tonight the Art with Heart team are sharing creative products using supplies from the upcoming 2019 - 2020 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalogue. If you would like a copy of the brand new annual catalogue, contact any of the girls on the blog hop and we will get in touch with you.

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My projects feature a beautiful new Designer Paper called Mosaic Mood. This paper pack didn't immediately jump out at me in the catalogue, but then we received a pack as an all attendee give away on the last day of Onstage. Once opening the pack, the beautiful colours jumped right out at me, as did the clear embossed parts which add beautiful texture and interest. It's a really pretty 12 x 12 paper pack.

I have used the paper to make two cards for some friends that needed a virtual hug recently. There are lots of beautiful floral mosaic images to cut from the paper, and I used those as the feature of my cards.

Stampin Up 2019 Annual Catalogue Mosaic Mood DSP and Flourishing Phrases. Sympathy card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

For some added interest on this first card, I embossed one of the layers with the Subtle embossing folder, which gives a beautiful textured but subtle effect. I also did some very light stamping on the base card (the leaf image is from Healing Hugs stamp set). My greeting on this card is from a set carrying over into the new 2019 Annual Catalogue, called Flourishing Phrases. The inside sentiment says 'with warmth and caring from me'. The greeting on the front of the card fit's nicely in one of the stitched circles from the Stitched Shapes die set. This is one of my most used die sets because it has ovals, squares and circles in the one pack.

Stampin Up 2019 Annual Catalogue Mosaic Mood DSP and Flourishing Phrases. Sympathy card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

As you can see, there's a range of beautiful colours in this paper. The catalogue tells me that the coordinating colours are: Blushing Bride. Crushed Curry, Garden Green, Mint Macaron, Soft Suede, Terracotta Tile, Very Vanilla and Whisper White. I adapted that a little and used the following colours to give my cards a soft pastel look:

Claire's Stampin' Up! Colour Combination: Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron, Soft Sea Foam, So SaffronI haven't used So Saffron in what feels like forever, but I think it works really well with this new Mosaic Mood Designer Series Paper. The greeting I have used on this card is from Healing Hugs, another set carrying over to the 2019 Annual Catalogue. 

Stampin Up 2019 Annual Catalogue Mosaic Mood DSP and Healing Hugs. Get well card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

I've used the Stitched Rectangle Dies, and the Stitched Labels dies for the layers of my greeting. I do like my stitched dies, and any interesting shapes I can use for stamping greetings or layering. This large stitched label is one of my favourite dies.

 

Stampin Up 2019 Annual Catalogue Mosaic Mood DSP and Healing Hugs. Get well card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

I hope you like my preview of this gorgeous new DSP, Mosaic Mood. If you don't have your own 2019 Stampin' Up! Annual Catalogue yet, click the contact me button, or catalogues button right at the top of the page to give me your details and I will get one out to you. 

Now it's time to keep on hopping and see what my lovely team members have been creating to show you the new products. Next up is Catherine Proctor who always blows me away by her creativity!

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If you get lost anywhere, here is a full list of team members who are participating in this months blog hop:

Christina Barnes

Rachel Woollard

Tina Gillespie

Ros Davidson

Vicki Boucher

Rebecca Jacovou

Claire Daly

Catherine Proctor

Rachel Palmieri

Kimberly Hern

Kate Morgan

Thanks again for stopping by today. Have a fabulous day,

Claire

 

 

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AWHT Stampin' Up! Team Colour Creations Week 49 - Soft Suede

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It's been quite a few weeks since I have been able to participate in the Art With Heart Team Colour Creations blog hop. I have to admit that Soft Suede isn't the most inspiring colour for me to jump back in on, but then I saw a picture of a hotel suite today and the colour combination really inspired me as a great colour combination for my nephews 21st birthday card.

Here's the picture. It's the gorgeous Langham Hotel in Sydney. I see a touch of Soft Suede, some Sahara Sand and also one of our new Stampin' Up! 2019 InColours, Pretty Peacock.

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My card has used a lot more Pretty Peacock than the combination here as used, but I think it still works great with the Soft Suede. I have used one of my favourite new stamp sets in the new 2019 Annual Stampin' Up! catalogue, and one that is PERFECT for masculine cards, A Good Man.

Masculine / male 21st birthday card using Stampin Up 2019 A Good Man Stamp Set. Pretty Peacock color / colour combination. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

Here is the colour combination I used. The watercolour paper is more an off-white, which softens the combination compared to the white here.

Stampin Up Color / Colour combination of Pretty Peacock, Sahara Sand, Soft Suede.This card really demonstrated to me how much I am loving the various types of stitched dies we carry at the moment. I think they give a really professional finish. I have used the Stitched Shape Dies and Stitched Rectangle dies on this card. To colour my image, I have used Blender Pens picking up the ink inside the ink pad lids (Soft Suede, Crumb Cake, Seaside Spray and Pretty Peacock).

Masculine / male 21st birthday card using Stampin Up 2019 A Good Man Stamp Set. Pretty Peacock color / colour combination. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

I also used the Subtle embossing folder (PERFECT folder for male cards) to give some additional interest to the Soft Suede and Sahara Sand layers.

Masculine / male 21st birthday card using Stampin Up 2019 A Good Man Stamp Set. Pretty Peacock color / colour combination. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

Copper foil and copper embossing looks perfect with these colours, so that's what I have gone for. My greeting is from Perennial Birthday, heat embossed using our copper embossing folder. I have cut the numbers from our copper foil card, The dies used for that were the Little Numbers dies which have sadly retired some time ago, but were a perfect size for my card.

Masculine / male 21st birthday card using Stampin Up 2019 A Good Man Stamp Set. Pretty Peacock color / colour combination. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

Now it's time to head back over to Catherine Proctor, to see what else the lovely Art With Heart team ladies have created using Soft Suede this week. Enjoy! 

Pop back in on Thursday for the monthly Art With Heart Team blog hop where we will be showcasing some more new catalogue products.

Claire

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AWHT Stampin' Up! Team Colour Creations Week 39 - Poppy Parade

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Welcome back to another Art With Heart Colour Creations Blog Hop. Today we are playing with Poppy Parade, one of the past In-colours that was reintroduced as a core colour last June, due to its popularity. Poppy parade is a lovely bright red, lending itself to happy bright colour combinations.

Poppy Parade

I struggled a bit with my card for this challenge, as Poppy Parade isn't a colour I normally make the star of a card. In the end, I found a combination I liked, by combining just one other colour (Granny Apple Green) with Basic Black and Whisper White.

Stampin Up Painted Seasons bundle card using stitched label framelits and stitched shapes framelits. Poppy Parade and Granny Apple Green. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia.

This black and white gingham piece from the Botanical Butterfly DSP is really getting a workout. I love the whole DSP pack actually. Will be sad when Saleabration is over at the end of March and it's no longer available to earn. I have also used the Painted Seasons Saleabration Bundle (Level 2) here, and a couple of my favourite Framelit sets: Stitched Labels and Stitched Shapes.

Stampin Up Painted Seasons bundle card using stitched label framelits and stitched shapes framelits. Poppy Parade and Granny Apple Green. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

Here's the Poppy Parade colour combination I used in case you want to save it.

Stampin Up color / colour combination Poppy Parade, Granny Apple Green, Whisper White, Basic Black. Click for card sample.

Once I had finished the main card, I loved the colour combination so much that I made some extra more simple cards. I love having 'Hello' cards on hand as I find these are great to send with customer and team gifts.

Stampin Up Painted Seasons bundle card using stitched label framelits and stitched shapes framelits. Poppy Parade and Granny Apple Green. Card by Claire Daly, Stampin Up Demonstrator Melbourne Australia

Now it's time to head over to the blog of Catherine Proctor, where you can check out more Poppy Parade creations from the Art With Heart team girls.

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Thanks for checking in here today. See you back here in a couple of days with another creation.

Claire

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