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Saturday, February 23, 2013

Inspirational Card with Glossy accents for Rain Effect

Created this Clean & Simple CAS Inspirational Card using colors brown, tan & pink and white on Kraft with ChalkBoard Technique. Used Darcie's stamps for Sun, Clouds & sentiment. Used Glossy accents for Rain effect.

Closeup of sentiment & Glossy accents 
for Rain effect on pink umbrella:

Closeup of Sun stamp & Glossy accents 
on clouds for Rain effect: 

Glossy accents - on Clouds & Umbrella
ink: Memento Angel Pink
paper: cardstock - tan - base, Kraft, pink  
Darcie's - Sun, Clouds & 
sentiment "You are my Sunshine My Only Sunshine You make me Happeee when skies are gray"

Entering this into the following challenges:

Kraft Journal White on Kraft unlim 2/18-24

DLART Thankful Thurs Ch103 Theme: Uplifting sentiment w/ colors beige, brown, pink lim3 3rd 2/14-26
Simon Says Stamp use an Arrow unlim my arrow is the Umbrella 2/20-26 

Cute Card Thurs Ch257 Simplify CAS Cards unlim 2/21-27

DLART Thankful Thurs Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 2/7-28
Pin & Tack Spark Your Creativity Now Ch#6 Anything Goes unlim 2/2-28 

Crafty Boots Out of your comfort zone Ch unlim out of comfort zone by using Glossy accents for Rain effect 2/18-3/3
Paper Playtime Ch4 Sentiment Stamps unlim 2/18-3/3 


  1. A great CAS card, and wonderful idea to use the kraft color CS rather than traditional white! Very pretty for the raindrops, too!

  2. Great stamping, Melissa. Thanks for sharing with us again this week.
    The Kraft Journal

  3. Interesting look with the GA on the clouds
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes February Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  4. What a fun sun stamp, with such a sunny guy around you will not need your umbrella for long.

    Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  5. Love that sunshine stamp. Thanks for playing along with the Use an Arrow challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog this week!