Colours of Australia's flag

A fun colour challenge at Less is More this week - and it is the colours of your countries flag.  As a member of the British Commonwealth, Australia's flag incorporates the red, white and blue of the Union Jack, as well as the stars of the Southern Cross plus an extra 7-pointed star known as the Commonwealth Star - in recognition of the Federation (then Commonwealth) of Australia.  My picture alternates between the maritime flag (red background) and the country flag.

Here is my card in red, white and blue - photographed at night, so it's a little dark!  I'll try again in the morning to achieve a better colour.

Card recipe:
Dies - Avery Elle Burst Die, Poppy Stamps Marina Sailboat, 
Stamps - Stampin' Up! Teeny Tiny Sentimenst and Labeller Alphabet
Ink - Stampin' Up! Real Red, Versamark and white embossing powder


  1. Terrific design. Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

  2. What a fantastic card Ann! Those colours really suit a nautical theme and that yacht and waves are just incredible die cuts. Superb use of the colours. Thank you so much for joining us at Less is More xx

  3. Liking this a lot - very striking, perfect for the LIM challenge


  4. A terrific card. Love the design and a perfect use of our flags colours.

  5. This is splendid Ann ! I really think that this combo of colours is perfect for nautical cards, and yours is just stunning ! Love all the details in your design, from the sun burst up to the yacht number on the sails ! Thanks so much for sharing and for playing along at Less is More !


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