Sunday 3 March 2013


Donuts are behind the colour inspiration this week at Less is More and at first the colours totally freaked me out!  It is sooooo not my normal palette but then I remembered this card by the super talented Stephanie and thought that something using these colours and a similar stamp would work well for Mother's Day.

I stamped the same floral image in orange, yellow and two shades of pink (from a retired Elzybells set but the images in the set Stephanie used are very similar by the same artist now working for Penny Black) and then I stamped the greeting from Stephanie's own stamps (Happy Everything) over the top in black.  I trimmed the panel and then mounted onto a card.  Simples.


  1. This is gorgeous Tara, great use of quite tricky colours.
    Lynne xxx

  2. Simples but very effective :0)
    What a pretty stamp, looks great used like this.
    Jenny x

  3. Simply gorgeous! I think you've managed brilliantly with these colours - great work!

  4. Fabulous Tara - I ran away when I saw the colour palette :( You've done a brilliant job!

    Hugs, Di x

  5. Great card - love the selection of colours. I think most of us are out of our comfort zones this week!!

  6. Fresh and pretty - love it, Tara!

  7. This is a terrific use of the colours, it's a great stamp!
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  8. I love your bold panels Tara - you've made those colours take on a completely different feel! Vicky x

  9. Hi Tara
    Love the stamp... Fabulous colours...
    Hugs Sylvie xxx


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