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Saturday, April 13, 2013

Rainy Day falling for you Card

Created this Rainy Day Card using buttons, Kraft americana cardstock, Stamp N Plus chalk for a watercolor look, Recollections cardstock, Memento inks, ribbon & Stampin' Up stamps.

Supplies List
card measures 5 1/2" x 6 3/4"
buttons: 2 white
chalk: mixed w/ Elmers glue - Stamp N Plus - Lime, Truely
glue: Elmer's to mix w/ chalk
ink: Memento - Bahama Blue, Dandelion, London Fog, Tuxedo Black, 
   Stampabilities Lavender
paper: Kraft american cardstock dk blue, Recollections Pastel yellow cked
ribbon: Easter Tulips
Stampin' Up: stamp - Million-Dollar-Moments - sentiment, rain drops, girl with umbrella, 
   duck, flowers

Entering this into the following challenges:

4/13 Craft Your Passion Ch157 Water, Water Everywhere 3E(#3) 4/8
4/13 Glitter N Sparkle Ch27 Buttons unlim 4/7
4/13 Pink By Design Thinking of You Ch unlim 4/8
4/13 Pink Elephant TPE194 Use Spring Colors unlim 4/8
4/13 Simon Says Stamp & Show Ch Fly unlim 4/8

4/14 Paper Playtime Ch7 use a PUN unlim 4/1
4/14 Twisted Tues 2TC47 Animals & Flowers 3E(#3) 4/2
4/14 Victorine Originals Ch56 Stripes & Dots unlim 4/1

4/15 {PIN}spirational Ch52 RainyDay/Umbrella/Galoshes Gray/Yellow 5E(#1) 4/9

4/16 Divas by Design Flowers Ch 2E(#2) 4/10
4/16 Paper Pretties Wed PWC253 Buttons unlim 4/10
4/16 Simon Says Stamp April Showers and/or Spring Flowers 5E(#3) 4/10

4/17 Creative Time For Me Colors of Rainbow use 3 of 6: Red, Orange,Yellow,Green,Blue,Purple 4/4
4/17 Moving Along With The Times Insp by Song or Film 3E(#2) Singing in the Rain 4/11

4/18 Little Scrap Pieces Fun Fri May Flowers 1E 4/12

4/19 Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe Ch33 More Than 1 Flower w/ Chalk unlim 4/7
4/19 Creative Insp Paint Spring Colors unlim 4/7
4/19 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR93 Super Scraps Sat 3E(#1) 4/13

4/21 Sisterhood of Crafters Animal Antics 3E(#3) 4/10

4/23 Aud Sentiments Ch78 For a guy! unlim 4/10
4/23 DLART Thankful Thurs Ch107 Rain 3E(#1) 4/11

4/24 Milk Coffee Ch Welcome Spring 3E(#1) 4/11

4/25 Simply Create Too Ch35 Use Your Stash 3E(#2) 4/12

4/26 My Sheri Crafts Ch108 Arbor Day Tree/Nature Theme unlim my nature are the flowers 4/13

4/30 Craftin Desert Divas Linky Party #3 "Cute as a Button" unlim 4/1
4/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Apr Linky Ch unlim 4/4
4/30 Ribbon Carousel Showers & Flowers unlim 4/2

5/10 Word Play Weather 4E(#1) 4/13 


  1. What a perfect take on the challenge! Thank you for playing with us at {PIN}spirational Challenges! We hope to see you back again next week.

  2. Thank you for playing with us at PTT! We hope to see you back again next week.

  3. Very painterly image, Melissa! Thanks so much for playing along at CI Paints!

  4. You have created a great effect on the lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥

  5. Welcome to the "Water, water everwhere" Monday Challenge Melissa... and you do have water everywhere! That's an interesting ribbon you added with the flowers - I don't think I have ever seen that before!
    Good luck in the Challenge and I hope we see more of your work next week!
    Design Team - Craft Your Passions
    RubberMAD (

  6. Great card and love the ribbon, thanks for joining us at Divas By Design this week. Jac x

  7. very nice,thank you for joining us at Glitter n sparkle challenge blog good luck and hope to see you again soon.
    AJ dtm

  8. Very creative!!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘Animal Antics’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  9. Nice card! Thanks for sharing with us at My Sheri Crafts!

  10. What a cute card. Thanks for joining in at My Sheri Crafts.

  11. Great card! I love the image of the lady and the duck! Thanks for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

  12. It looks like you had a lot of fun creating this card! :) Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

  13. Very creative... love the sky!

    Thank you for participating in the Twisted Tuesday Challenge!

  14. Cute stamp! Thanks for joining us over at Little Scrap Pieces! DT Member Carri~Abusybee

  15. What a fun stamp.

    Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas “Button“ Linky Party. New Linky Party starts Monday hope you will join us again!!

    Craftin Desert Diva's

  16. What a fun and creative project.
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations challenge!
    Michelle, dt member

  17. Such a fun card. Like the sentiment! Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. Hugs, Sandra

  18. This is beautiful. Thanks for joining us at CYP this week.
    DT CYP

  19. Nice card you made. Hope it will be not to much rain in the coming time.
    Thanks for joining us at Craft your Passion.
    xxx Michelle

  20. How the rain! Thanks for joining us in the My Creative Time ~ Designer Challenge. :)

  21. Love the rain! Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational Challenges! Good luck!!!

  22. Fabulous card - Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
    Lisa x

  23. Wow this is cool! Great job! Thanks for joining the My Creative Time Designer Challenge! Hugs- Glora

  24. very striking...Thanks so much for joining the lsp challenge. Karen

  25. Beautiful card. Love the water color effect. Thanks for joining us at Chalk Ah Lot.

  26. AWESOME job with your card!!!Thanks for joining us in the My Creative Time/Designer Challenge!!!!:)

  27. Stunning card Melissa. Love the rainy scene you created!
    So happy to see you play along in my word play saturday challenge! Have a great sunday!

  28. Cool rainy day card!! Thanks for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!