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It has been raining on and off all day here, so this card is definitely appropriate to share today!
I made it for a Rainy Day swap and I used the new sketch at Sunday Stamps.
I used these fun papers from Jillibean Soup to make my card. I paper pieced the the rain jacket and the umbrella, love doing this! I drew in a sidewalk to add to the scene (a bit wonky, but hey I tried lol!) I added a few Marshmallow sequins from Pretty Pink Posh to embellish the card.
Here is the sketch~
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Stamps: Mama Elephant Chance of Rain, Sweet Havana (sentiment)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
CS: Copic Xpress Blend It, SU Coastal Cabana, SU Delightful Dijon
PP: Jillibean Soup Saffron Yellow Pepper Soup
Other: Pretty Pink Posh Marshmallow sequins, copics, copic multiliner pen
I needed to make several cards for swaps and used one sketch (from Page Maps) as my starting point, adding in the theme for the swaps to each one.
I used Avery Elle’s Everyday paper pad and the Storybook and More Stories stamp sets. Love the adorable little animals!
The blue borders were cut with Avery Elle’s Dotted Borders die set. The tags and bows were cut with Mama Elephant’s Tags a Lot and Basic Creative Cuts dies. Not sure I assembled the bows right but I think they look okay.
The animals and flowers were colored with Copics.
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I had a great time at my crop yesterday. I got 8 Christmas cards made and I’m here to share one of them tonight. I made it for the Holiday Cards & Tags Challenge at Mama Elephant and Me.
I recently purchased my first Mama Elephant stamps and I am HOOKED! They are adorable and they stamp great!! Very, very happy with them 🙂
I used the adorable Arctic Penguins, their coordinating Creative Cuts and the Jolly and Merry sentiment set. The cardstock, embellishments & patterned papers are from an old Taylored Expressions card kit that’s been sitting in my stash for almost 3 years. The layout is Sketch 506 from Splitcoaststampers.
Here is a close up of my cutie pie penguin – I popped him up on the iceberg.
Thanks for stopping by! I am so excited for tomorrow, the Holiday Card Workshop at Online Card Classes is starting. I need to get more Christmas cards made!
Stamps: Mama Elephant Arctic Penguins, Jolly and Merry
Ink: Ranger Archival Jet Black (note: do NOT use it with copics like I did! It bled a tiny bit…and I should have known better)
CS: Bazzill, Taylored Expressions Choice Snow White
PP: Bella Blvd Christmas Wishes
Other: snowflake brad, gem, ribbon all from TE card kit, stampin dimensionals, copics