Spring Rain at Cardz 4 Galz

Hello. Cardz 4 Galz has started a new challenge, and this time Misti has chosen the theme of ‘Spring Rain‘. So – we want to see your girlie cards with umbrellas, rain boots etc. Here is my card:

I used a digital image from Jan’s Digi Stamps, ‘April Showers’, printed then coloured with Copics. As the rain drops on the umbrellas got lost whilst I was colouring – I really did try to go round them but they were too small – I went back in with a white gel pen to make them stand out more.

I also played a little with the size and placement, also adding the sentiment which comes with the same digital set. That’s something I really love about these digital sets – as well as the images, you get a range of matching/suitable sentiments to use too. Jan also supplies some great video teaching on how to layer, and re-size etc – which I find I have to watch every time…………I just can’t remember from one time to the other.

I decided on a dark blue, then googled which colours work best – saw orange was a good suggestion – so here we are. A blue and orange card. The outer layer is white card-stock coloured with a blue Copic to match the image – something I am finding works really well when layering digital images like this. Both the image and blue layer die cut with a stitched rectangle.

I look forward to seeing your creations in our gallery. xx

I shall be entering the following challenges:

Pink Gem Challenge anything goes

A Perfect Time To Craft anything goes

Cards Galore Challenge anything goes

Jan’s Digi Stamps Challengeanything goes


12 thoughts on “Spring Rain at Cardz 4 Galz

  1. Misti, Love your “April Showers” card!! Wonderful Coloring. Thank you for sharing your CAS creation with us at Jan’s Digi Blog Challenge. More to the point I truly enjoy seeing how other use my stamps on their beautiful creations! Join us again Soon! Stay safe, stay healthy and Happy crafting!
    Hugs,
    Jan
    (Owner & Illustrator of Jan’s Digi Stamp Shop)

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