With gorgeous colors, like these, from Pantone's 2015 spring spread, it is easy to whip up a few stunning (& trendy) projects! So, today, we asked a few of our color experts to choose their favorites and create a Prima project with them! Are you as excited as I am to see which colors they mixed together?
Cari Fennell's sublime Bloom Girl cards cover more than just one of the color trends, beautifully mixing Scuba Blue, Lucite Green and Strawberry Ice with Watercolor Pencil Sets, Art Ingredients, and Aire flower vines. Perfect color combos for springtime, don't you think?
Prima Products: 980269-A4 Watercolor Paper Pad, 576721-Watercolor Pencil Set-Spring and Fall, 582647-Aquarelle Flowers, 549572-Aire Flowers, 980306-Emily Bloom Stamp, 980160 Bloom Stamp- Summer, 980344 Bloom Stamp - Sirena, 961701-Butter-Glass beads-Art Ingredients, 962692-Peacock Green Glass beads-Art Ingredients, 961619-Abloom Glitter Set-Art Ingredients
Tangerine and Strawberry are two colors that mix perfectly together, as you can see on this stunning card using Bedtime Story papers by Jennifer Snyder! Paired with a touch of soft cream and toasted almond the whole palette is a delight to the eyes.
Prima Products: 847074 Prima Bed Time Story Collection - Story Time Friends, 847043 Prima Bed Time Story Collection - Baby Doll, 573836 Prima Color Bloom Mist - Tea Stain, 573737 Prima Color Bloom Mist - Cotton Candy, 892111 Prima Ingvild Bolme Shabby Chic Treasures Frames, 564452 Prima Flowers
Absolutely adorable. That's what this sweet layout by Wendy Morris-Saponaro is! Featuring three different colors this design has the perfect eye-catching proportions: 2/3 strawberry ice (created with Peony Color Bloom Spray), 1/3 glacier gray (created with the gorgeous photo & Bella Rouge musical paper), and a smattering of custard- created with washi tape!
Of course we had to combine trendy colors with one of the BIGGEST papercraft trends right now: planners! WaiSam Ho's planner is filled with sherbet colors totally on trend for 2015! In fact, the whole Coffee Break line is filled with creamy yellow custard, retro Lucite green, splashes of feminine strawberry ice, and soft licorice to add delightful contrast.Prima Products: Coffee Break Papers: 846701 Coffeology, 846718 Aromatic Blend, 846725 Caffeine Fix, 846732 Fill It To The Rim, 846749 Cup O' Joe, 846756 Sugar 'N Cream
Rounding out our trend spotting is this stunning layout by Fran Westmoreland! With gorgeous mixed-media techniques this layout features four trendy colors beautifully. Custard-colored Bella Rouge paper provides the warm base for a wonderful mix of bolder colors on top achieved with art mediums (classic blue, aquamarine), stencil work (Marsala), number stickers (custard), and flowers!
Prima Products: 962319 7x9 Stencil-Grungy Grid, 962630 Art Ingredients: Micro Beads - Splash, 962562 Art Ingredients: Micro Beads - Silver, 962616 Art Ingredients: Micro Beads - Berry, 962685 Glass Beads - Sky Blue, 962708 Glass Glitter - Pitch Black, 962043 6x7.5 Cling Stamp - Tea on the Deck, 962005 6x7.5 Cling Stamp - Don't Forget to Fly, 961961 2.5x3 Clear Stamps - Peeled Paint, 577766 Rodanthe - Seashell, 581008 Sylvan - Mina, 960407 Vintage Mechanicals - Flowers Small, 960322 Vintage Mechanicals - Mini Flowers, 579838 Metal Trinkets - Remembrance, 579401 SIIC - Timeless Memories, 847104 12x12 Bella Rouge - Mélange, 847135 12x12 Bella Rouge - Sentiments, 569785 Black Alphabet Stickers , 960223 Sunrise Sunset Wood Icons in a Box - Borders, 961381 Art Basics - 3D Gloss Gel, 961411 Art Basics - Modeling Paste, 573744 Color Bloom - Sparkling Pastels Iris