Blog DT Color Challenge Project Created by Tracy Dennis


For this months Color Challenge of pink, orange and brown,  I decided to use the beautiful  Hot Air Balloon die set from Darice. I made 3 different cards using 3 different techniques.

-This first one was done by dragging Versamark ink on the  embossed balloon then I sprinkled pink embossing powder all over it. Then heat set the powder. 

Card #1 Supplies;

Kraft A2 Card base-for all

White 4" x 5 1/4" Card front -for all

Canson XL Watercolor Paper-for all

Darice Hot Air Balloon Clouds Die Set- for all

Clouds embossing Folder by Love Nicole-for all

Art Glitter Glue - for all

MMI Wings Stamp Set 

Distress Ink- Spiced Marmalade kit #1

Versamark Ink

Pink Embossing Powder by Recollections

Heat Tool


- For the  next card I used distress inks and a blending tool to Ink the embossed pattern on the Balloon.

Card #2 Supplies;

MMI My Refuge Stamp Set 

MMI Memory Lane Stamp Set 

Wink of Stella

Distress Inks- Spiced Marmalade kit #1

                      -Picked Rasberry kit #1

                      -Vintage Photo


-For the last card I used Nuvo Watercolor Pencils and a Nuvo Aqua Brush to create the pattern on the balloon.

Card #3 Supplies;

MMI The Name of Jesus Stamp Set

Nuvo Watercolor Pencils- Brilliantly Vibrant

Nuvo Water Brush

Mini Ink Blending Tool 


This is such a fun die set, hope you give it a try.  Thanks so much for watching and stopping by!!

Art glitter glueBlog design team challengeCardmakingDarice diesDistress inksHeat toolInk blending toolMemory laneMy refugeNuvo watercolor pencilsThe name of jesusVersamark inkVintage photo distress inkWings stamp setWink of stella

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