Color Coach

Do you struggle putting colors together?  Wonder what would look good with what?  Here is your solution…..make your own COLOR COACH.  This handy dandy reference tool is perfect for helping you come up with great new color combinations.

Make your own stampin up color coach with Jackie Bolhuis

What is a Color Coach?

Every current Stampin’ Up! color has it’s own “page” with 3 different color combinations that look awesome together.  When you are stamping, and not quite sure what colors to put together, you just grab this coach and you have limitless options!  I use it all the time.  Often I know I want to use a specific color, like Coastal Cabana, so I simply turn to that page and look at some of the options for other colors to use.

Good 2 color combinations

The color combinations for these 3 cards came from the Coastal Cabana page of my color coach!  Don’t these 3 colors look fabulous together!!!! It’s also great for finding 2 color combinations.

Stampin Up color coordination

If you missed the post with all the details for these cards, just CLICK HERE

Make Your Own Color Coach

I have several free downloads for you so that you can make your very own Color Coach.  After you download and print them, you can make your “coach” however you want.

I printed mine on Whisper White Cardstock and then cut them down to 2 3/4″ x 3 3/4″. Then I layered them onto 3″ x 4″ pieces of colored cardstock.  For added protection, I laminated them.  You probably don’t really have to do this, but I liked how sturdy it made them.  To keep them in order, I punched holes in the upper left and put them all on a big ring.  I have them in the same order that I store my cardstock and ink pads.

Another option would be to keep them as 8 1/2″ x 11″ sheets and put into a binder–do what works for you and keep them handy so you can use them often!

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Download the Color Coach Sheets

Stampin Up Colors

Click Here to download Stampin’ Up! Color Coach Sheets

Click Here to download In-Color Sheets

Want to create your own favorite combinations?  Here are blank sheets that you can fill in as you come up with great combinations.

Click here to download BLANK Color Coach Sheets

 

 

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