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Color & Contour March Color Challenge

Updated: Mar 8, 2023

March 2023 Color Challenge Colors:

Parakeet Party; Garden Green & Pumpkin Pie

with added Basic White & Memento Black

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Stamps: Color & Contour; Happiness Abounds

Dies: Scalloped Contours

Paper: Basic White, Parakeet Party & Pumpkin Pie Cardstock

Ink Pads: Memento Black; Pumpkin Pie

Coloring: Garden Green Watercolor Pencils Assortment 2; Pumpkin Pie Stampin’ Blends

Adhesive: Multipurpose Liquid Glue; Stampin’ Dimensionals

Other: Pearl Basic Jewels; Bone Folder; Paper Snips; Paper Trimmer; Stampin’ Cut & Emboss

Cutting & Scoring Measurements:

Pumpkin Pie Cardstock 5-1/2” x 8-1/2”; Score 4-1/4” on 8-1/2” side for base card

Basic White Cardstock scrap for die cutting inside card & card front

Basic White Cardstock 1” x 6” for inside card scallop edge

Basic White Cardstock 2” x 3/4” for sentiment

Parakeet Party Cardstock scrap for die cutting card front


Card Base:

1. Place Card Base facing portrait position; Trim off 1/2” along the front right edge

Inside Card:

1. Die Cut Basic White with Scollop edge Die; Trim to 3/4” wide;

Adhere to Inside Card edge with Liquid Glue; Trim ends to edge of Card

2. Die Cut Basic White with largest Rectangle Die;

Adhere to Inside Card along the left edge with Liquid Glue

(Note: Inside edges will show through to Card Front)

Card Front:

1. Die Cut Parakeet Party with second largest Rectangle Die;

Die Cut Basic White with next smaller Rectangle Die

2. Adhere together with Liquid Glue; Adhere to Card Base with Liquid Glue


1. Stamp Flower on Basic White scrap in Memento Black Ink;

Die Cut with coordinating Die

2. Color Flowers with Pumpkin Pie Stampin’ Blends Combo;

Color Leaves with Garden Green Pencils;

Trim around two inside flowers to cut apart with Paper Snips

3. Adhere to Card Front with Stampin’ Dimensionals


1. Stamp “You are Wonderful in Every Way” on Basic White in Pumpkin Pie Ink

2. Adhere over Flower stem with Stamping’ Dimensionals

3. Add Basic Pearls

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