Today I’m going to share with you a fun Rainbow Color Block Background for cards.

It’s fantastic fun!

And as always, easy to create.

Watch the video to see how easy it is to take strips of card stock in a variety of colors and make them into a beautiful background.


Here are the measurements you’ll need:
Whisper White card stock: 3-3/4″ x 5″ and 3-7/8″ x 5-1/8″
Card stock strips: cut 1″ wide by at least 4″ long.
Card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″


Be sure to watch the video ALL the way to the end for tips on how to stamp your images in multiple colors as well. It’s an easy technique that’s sure to add a little “WOW” to your cards.

Download a printable sheet of Stampin’ Up! color combos perfect for Rainbow Color Block Backgrounds.


Oh and if you don’t already have one, you’ll want to order a VersaMark Ink Pad

This ink pad is like magic!

It’s a watermark ink so no matter what color you stamp it on, it just looks a little bit darker shade of that color.

So it’s PERFECT for stamping across multi-colored backgrounds that you can make with the Rainbow Color Block Background technique!

Plus here are more ways you can use your VersaMark ink:


Okay, so watch the video at the top of this page and then go make a card with the Rainbow Color Block Technique!

I can’t wait to see what colors you choose to use and how you finish off your card.

Happy Stamping!


P.S. Get a VersaMark pad!! If I could only have one ink pad, this is the one I’d choose.

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