Sunday, 17 May 2009

Stamp With Us Colour Challenge

It's that time of the week again..........

Thank you all so for joining in this week and here are our fave five!

Congratulations and please feel free to grab the new "I made Stamp With Us Fave Five" blinkie to go on your blog (it's on the side bar) if you wish.

Now onto this weeks challenge, it is a colour challenge and here is the picture that we all used for our inspiration this week:

Here are our cards/projects:



Stamps: Tart & Tangy & Crazy for cupcakes
Card: So Saffron, Real Red and Old Olive
Patterned Papers: Washington Apple
Other : Old Olive ribbon Oval scallop and oval punches


Black and White Card
Rose Red, Bashful Blue, So Saffron and Old Olive Patterns Designer Series Papers
Rose Red, Bashful Blue, So Saffron and Old Olive Brads
Rose Red Double Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon
Old Olive 5/8" Grosgrain Ribbon
So Saffron Striped Grosgrain Ribbon
Bashful Blue Taffeta Ribbon
"Congratulations" stamp from the Greetings Eight Set
1 1/4" Circle Punch 1 5/8" Circle Punch
Scallop Circle Punch

Stamps: Fun & Fastnotes
Ink: Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Bashful Blue, Old Olive, Staz On
Card: Pumpkin Pie, Bashful Blue
Patterned Papers: Summer Picnic
Other: Bashful Blue brads & Pumpkin Pie Grosgrain ribbon


Pumpkin Pie cardstock, ribbon and ink,
kraft cardstock,
summer picnic papers ,
oval scallop and large oval punches
Oval All stamps



Old Olive, Bashful Blue, Ruby Red, Apricot Appeal, Certainly Celery card
Haiku, Washington Apple, Holiday Treasures, Rainbow Sherbet, Certainly Celery Prints (retired) DSP
Other: Printed captions, Octagon Nestabilities

Stamps: Live your Dream/Circle of Friendship
Ink: SU markers - Real Read/Bashful Blue/Pumpkin Pie/Certainly Celery
Card: Basic Black/Whisper White/Real Read/Bashful Blue/Pumpkin Pie/Certainly Celery
Other: Black Brads/Circle Punches/Scalloped Circle Punch
Card: Old Olive, So Saffron, Whisper White
Ink: Old Olive, Really Rust
DSP: From the Love Stories Simply Scrappin' Kit
Stamps: Mr and Mrs
Brads: Circle Ice Rhinestone Brads


Real Red for Card base
Bashful Blue, Old Olive & Pumpkin Pie Designer papers
Oval all set
Oval punch
Scallop Oval
Short Order Alphabet
Corner Rounder

Stamps: Playful Petals, Oval All
Cardstock & Ink: So Saffron, Certainly Celery, Almost Amethyst, Real Red, Whisper White & Basic Grey
Patterned Papers: Tart & Tangy & So Saffron DSP
Punches: Scallop Oval, Large Oval, Martha Stewart Royal Butterfly & Scallop Flower Border
Other Stuff: Certainly Celery Grosgrain Ribbon, Papermania Pearls, White Insignio Pen, Prima Flowers, Swiss Dots Embossing Folder

Tangerine card
Printed Sentiment onto Whisper White Card stock
Cut SU Designer Papers into 2x2cm squares and stuck to scrap piece of 8x8cm card
Used 3D foam pads to place 'patchwork' onto card
Drew faux stitching

Thank you so much to our DT this week, they have come up with some wonderful creations. You may or may not have noticed you can see them all on the right hand side now. You can just click on their names in the post or there pictures on the right to check out their blogs which are full of SU inspiration!
We hope that you enjoy the colour challenge, we can't wait to see what you come up with this week.
The Stamp With Us team xxx


  1. Woweeeeeeeeeeeeeee Thank you for picking my card as one of Fav Five so chuffed - now how do I get the blinky on my bog!!!!???
    Great cards by all the design team again can't wait to have a play. Maggie x

  2. Hi everyone, was so excited to come across your blog. As a new demonstrator I am sure it will be a fantastic source of inspiration. I must be keen I am first to post my challenge. Have looked through some of your older posts and there are some awesome ideas and work on display.
    Many thanks to the organizers for all their hard work

    xx Sue

  3. Having a play day today because the weather is so miserable. Catching up on all the challenges, what fun!

  4. I love this weeks challenge! hope you like my card - loved doing it x

  5. Thought i would have a go at this one, tried some new techniques on the card, and i love that it got my mojo flowing again! Thanks!

  6. Wow, thank you so much for picking my card for your Fave Five, I'm over the moon! Have joined in again, just love the challenge colours! And great inspiration from the DT, thank you!

  7. What fun I had with this project, I know I've already put a card on but this one fits the challenge as well. Is that cheating ? 8-)

  8. Wow, these colours really called to me! I have made a second item, a minibook, of a day out at the safari park!

  9. I usually do more pastel than bright but once I picked the papers enjoyed doing this challenge. Great ideas from the design team.