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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Rain Newspaper Card

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Created this Card with a large Tim Holtz Umbrella Man stamp & sentiment. Used my fav embossing powder Zing Copper. Recycled newspaper with weather forecast. Used Stamp N Plus chalks (Sky & Stardust) along with a music note punch in which I snipped off a piece to make the rain drops.

Supplies List 

chalk: Stamp N Plus - Sky, Stardust
embossing: Zing Copper embossing powder w/ Versamark
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper:  cardstock - Kraft, blue glitter, gray, white
   My Mind's Eye Bohemia Bluebird "At the Beach" Diagonal Stripe
punch: music note - snipped off piece to make raindrops
recycle: newspaper w/ weather forecast
Spellbinder: Square Swatches 
Tim Holtz: stamp - Life's Possibilities

Entering this into the following challenges:

4/27 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Linky Party #29 Color Insp UE 4/14  Color - Blue

 This party theme is a .....

Color inspiration!!! 
You can use as many as you like, but you must have at least one of these colors in your project.

4/27 Kraft Journal Ch168 Rain 2E(#1) 4/21
4/27 My Craft Spot Mon Ch#134 Technique - Shake it on! 1E(#1) 4/21
4/27 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch Big Stamp 5E(#3) 4/21

4/28 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#62 Earth Day (use something recycled) 3E(#1) 4/22 

4/30 DLART April Linky Ch UE 1EperDay 4/1
4/30 MFP Insp Ch#60 Geisha Girls 5E(#2) Inspired by the Parasols - Umbrella 4/24 

5/3 Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe Ch#60 Re-purpose or use recycled item not used for crafting 3E(#1*) 4/20


  1. Such a fun card! Thank you for sharing it with us at The Kraft Journal.

  2. Very clever! TFS at our recycled challenge at DCD this week.

  3. Great card, I love that umbrella man stamp. Thanks for joining us for this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  4. Very fun card!

    Thanks for joining our linky party over at Craftin' Desert Divas!

    Jessica-DT Member

  5. Such a lovely card! The copper embossing powder is gorgeous and I love that stamp! Thank you for sharing your work with us at My Craft Spot!

    Hugs and blessings,

  6. How fun, the umbrella stamp is perfect! Thanks for joining our linky party over at Craftin Desert Diva's!

  7. very cute use of the newspaper map!!

  8. Wow! This is awesome! Love the coloring and the beautiful details.
    What a wonderful project, all of the details are stunning!It's very inspiring.

  9. Love the weather map idea with the little foercast, to cute!!!!
    Thanks for joining Die Cuttin' Divas this week!!!

  10. How cute! So creative to use a map! So glad you joined us this week at My Craft Spot!

  11. A cute card, looks like the umbrella man is checking out the weather before he decides where to travel. Thanks, for joining us for the Speedy TV Inspiration challenge.