Monday, 23 March 2015

April showers



   Our challenge theme this week at Eureka Stamps is 'think Spring'. I immediately thought of April showers so chose this Eureka Stamp digi, number 36303. It is one of a set of four and I printed it in blue rather than the normal black and then coloured it using Spectrum Noir pens. The clouds were coloured using distress inks and a masking technique. It was then matted onto white card.
   I then used a Sakura glaze pen on all the raindrops to give them a bit of a sheen. The sentiment is another Eureka Stamp digi (number 11904) and I matted it onto blue core'dinations cardstock before atteaching to the card using foam pads.
   The parasol was cut using a Tattered Lace die and coloured using pens. I then backed it onto white card, shaped it slightly and attached it to the card using glue gel.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Cute Card Thursday - spring fever
   I Love Promarkers - your favourite song (Singing in the rain by Gene Kelly)
   QKR Stampede - think spring
   Crafty Catz - no design papers
   Crafty Sentiments Designs - bright colours
   Crafty Boots - spring
   Fab 'n' Funky - spring into colour
   Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - spring
   Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

11 comments:

  1. This is so fun and bright. Love the rainy scene.
    Hugs
    Desire

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  2. this is just right for the challenge . Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers challenge good luck Ginny x

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  3. Oh Wow!! I love this card. I absolutely adore rainbows and yours is just beautiful and so full of bright cheery colors. :D I like the whole scenery you did with the rain and umbrella to embellishment the rainbow you created. :D
    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Challenges.
    Deborah DT

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  4. Such FABulous colours! I LOve your design, raindrops and umbrella. Thank you sooo much for joining us at QKR Stampede.
    Chrissyxx

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  5. That umbrella is so pretty! Lovely card! Thanks so much for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  6. Your design has turned a spring flower into something beautiful. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  7. Fab card, I love the vibrant rainbow and your beautiful umbrella. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  8. Love this! Great bright colors. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week.

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  9. A great, fun card - love the colours.

    Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky.

    Helen x

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  10. April Showers.....what a bright and cheerful card. Thank you so much for posting your entry with us at Word Art Wednesday this week.
    Many Blessings, Carole

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  11. fabulous, thanks for joining us at FnF :)

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