How to use clear blocks to create a color blocking background. Quick & easy card using Colorful Seasons stamp set from Stampin' Up!

I have a fun technique to share today–I am calling it COLOR BLOCKING WITH BLOCKS.  Not sure if there is really a name for what I did!

Here is the video:

 

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Let’s take another look at the card I made in the video:

How to use clear blocks to create a color blocking background. Quick & easy card using Colorful Seasons stamp set from Stampin' Up!

Card Recipe for project posted

  • Old Olive Card Base:  8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″
  • Basic Black:  3 5/8″ x 4 7/8″
  • Shimmery White:  3 1/2″ x 4 3/4″
  • Basic Black scrap for leaf
  • See complete list of supplies used below

Here are the colors I used:

Colors used for Color Blocking with Clear Blocks technique

How to use clear blocks to create a color blocking background. Quick & easy card using Colorful Seasons stamp set from Stampin' Up!

Here is another version of the card:

How to use clear blocks to create a color blocking background. Quick & easy card using Colorful Seasons stamp set from Stampin' Up!

Card Recipe for project posted

  • Marina Mist Card Base:  8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″
  • Basic Black:  3 5/8″ x 4 7/8″
  • Shimmery White:  3 1/2″ x 4 3/4″
  • See complete list of supplies used below

Colors used for Color Blocking with Clear Blocks technique

How to use clear blocks to create a color blocking background. Quick & easy card using Colorful Seasons stamp set from Stampin' Up!

I hope you like this technique…..the ideas are endless.  Try different sized blocks, different color combinations…..  If you like and give it a try, leave a comment and let me know.  I love to hear from you!  Stay tuned for another fun technique video next week!

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Products used on project posted today

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