Color Coordinates: Celebrate

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Welcome everyone! Are you ready for a bright set of colors? I don’t know about you, but I’m all about Spring and sunshine right now. I have purple tulips blooming in the garden and they are my inspiration for this Color Coordinates Recipe. Color Coordinates, Shari Carroll

I’ve channeled my inner Laura Bassen to create a yummy, bold and beautiful stripe background as a setting for some spotlighted flowers. I used the Tim Holtz Brushstrokes stamp set with Hot Mama, Hydrangea, Wisteria, Scuba and Green Apple inks from Simon Says Stamp.

Shari Carroll, Color Coordinates

To add a little spunk and dimension to my card, I used the Tim Holtz Tag Press to spotlight the flowers blossoms. These are easy to use and become an embellishment on their own.

Shari Carroll, Color Coordinates

I’ve filmed the process in making this card, you can view it below or on our YouTube channel HERE.

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I hope you have a fantastic weekend and are able to get outside to see the colors of Spring!

  1. Oh my goodness, I just love this color combination! And I love the simplicity of this card! Beautiful!

  2. Love love love it!! Those brushstrokes in the background in different colours like that are perfect! Great colour combination! I think that’s what’s making the card.

  3. Another wonderful recipe Shari. I do love that brush stroke set. Need to check that out. Thanks for inspiring.

  4. Really love this color combo, Shari! The only spring colors we’re seeing right now is through the window – pouring down rain outside!

  5. Beautiful colors–love the pop of the pool in the pinks and purples, lovely! Great card, love the little tag accents too.

  6. Love this color combination, so cheerful! I’ve never used those spotlight tags, but what a great idea!

  7. Gorgeous colour combination, this is one of my favourites so far!!! Your card is fantastic and I love the background.

  8. what a great idea using the tag press! I love how it makes the flowers stand out and be so modern! Lovely colour palette!

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