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Thursday, 9 May 2013

Crafty Cardmakers Rain/Flowers

Had just printed this image and papers off from my frou frou digikit when testing it out on the printer and saw the latest challenge on Crafty Cardmakers. The theme was Rain and Flowers.



The colours are a little bright for me (again... must be the sunshine earlier this week) and I've used two patterned papers - goodness I'll have to go and lie down in a darkened room.

But they are in the kit together and  they are supposed to match.......I'm just normally not that daring! I even die cut the leaves from some DCWV glitter paper because it was the best colour match - pattern, bling and bright colours, whatever next!!
Don't you just love that frond die? It's from Memory Box and cuts like a dream.

13 comments:

Lin said...

Cindy, I have just giggled my way through your post! I hope you are getting over the shock of using more than one patterned paper!

Fabulous creation. Love the colours, even if you do find them a bit bright, they certainly brightened the end of my day.

Cute image, and a great sentiment too, and shock, horror, amazement, someone actually read our requirements, so thank you.

And BTW absolutely digital is fine. As long as it had what we asked digital, scrap LO, mixed media, anything would be fine!

Lin xx
Crafty Cardmakers.

chrissies said...

This is gorgeous Cindy and it does reflect the change in our weather with the brighter colours and a promise of summer.

Love Chrissie xx

Queenie Jeannie said...

That's a wonderful card, and YES! I love your new frond die!!!

Fuchsia said...

I love the Colors Cindy its beautiful !

Meggymay said...

Its a fantastic card with a super image. The colours brighten a rainy day. Thank you for sharing it with us at CCM this time.
Yvonne

Krisha said...

Hi Cindy, I think this card is just stunning! I love the image and the background papers!!

Fandhmum said...

Hi Cindy,
This is really pretty, I like the papers, they coordinate with the flower beautifully
Rosie x

Sandy said...

Hey Cindy - your colors might be bright for you but I think they are beautiful! Love your image.
Sandy

Josephine said...

Absolutely stunning! I love the elegance of the card. I always love bright colours, but it's sometimes hard to do 'elegant' and 'bright' at the same time, but you've done it beautifully!

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.

Alexa said...

I think it's good to break out the colour once in a while and this looks FAB! The flowers look totally tropical and totally lovely! x

Elaine said...

I love the backing paper. Great card thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.

Tracey said...

You are too funny, lol. Fabulous card and I love the flowers and fron die-cuts. So pretty. Thanks so much for joining my "April Showers Bring May Flowers" at Crafty Cardmakers! I hope to see you back again soon.
Hugs, Tracey (DT)

Lukwago James said...

hullo cindy, nice drawing, i like them. james

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