Monday, April 8, 2013

H2H-Raindrops Keep Falling


The challenge theme at Heart 2 Heart Challenges this week is "Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head".  I had tons of great ideas for this challenge...but they all seemed to involve stamps I did not own!  An umbrella stamp would have really came in handy!


My cloud background was sponged on with a scallop border die.  I then added multiple layers of punched clouds to give dimension.  Bitty sparkles make perfect rain drops!  My ribbon is not that bright in person!  I dyed plain white ribbon with  my Sky ink to match my card.  For some reason the ribbon is showing much brighter in the photo.



My inside sentiment was printed off, sadly no bold sentiment stamps either!  Thinking I really need to add to the stamp collection!

All supplies by Close To My Heart, except where noted:
D1476 Card Chatter-Sympathy Stamp Set
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5761 Sky Cardstock
Z2194 Sky Ink
Tuxedo Black Ink-Memento
White Ribbon-Offray
Z2163 Bitty Sparkles
Cloud Embossing Folder-SU
Cloud Punch-Fiskars

I have entered my card in the following challenges:
365 Cards-Sponging & Embossing
Card Makin Mamas-No Pattern Paper
Crafty Calendar-Sunshine or Showers
Cuttin & Stampin-Showers
Cuttlebug Mania-April Showers (I used my Cuttlebug for my Embossing Folder) 
Fab N Funky-April Showers
Heck of a Challenge-Just Add Water
QKR Stampede-April Showers
Wags n Whiskers-April Showers

Thanks so much for stopping by!  Hope you will come join us with your creation at H2H!


21 comments:

Ros Crawford said...

This is really lovely ... I love how you used those sparkly stones ..

Ульяна и Полина said...

Замечательная открыточка!!!

Kerry said...

Fab card. I like all the different cloud elements you've used. Thank you for joining in at Cuttlebug Mania for our April Showers challenge.

TeresaK said...

This is just such a lovely card and perfect for the "shower" theme at Cuttin and Stampin!
Thank you for joining us at Cuttin and Stampin Challenges!
Teresa
www.createenjoyshare.blogspot.com

Deneen said...

What a great card, I love the embossing folder you used, and how you sponged your cloudy background. Thanks for joining the April Showers Challenge at Cuttlebug Mania.

Lesley said...

Awesome idea and great card!

Sonia said...

Such a really lovely work^_^
Thank you for joining us this mounth at Heck of a Challenge, Good Luck ^_^
DT Sonia
(If you want I have a surprise candy for celebrate my first blogaversary^_^)

Tamara said...

I love it. It's simple but so amazing! great job!
Thank you for joining us at the Wags'n Whiskers challenge. Hope to see you again soon!
Hugs,
Tamara DT

Theresa Young said...

So Pretty! You did an Amazing Job!!!

Angelique said...

Gorgeous card.
Love the embossed background and rhinestones as rain.
Thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky.

Huggsss,Angelique
EngelDesignsScrap

Pat K said...

Fantastic card. Love the beautiful simplicity with lovely embossing. Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week. hugs, Pat K x

Lia said...

such a clean and simply card but I love it very much. Thanks for joining us at W'nW challenge. Hope to see you again
hugs Lia

Michelle Looi said...

Great sentiment and great use of the two techniques!
Thanks for sharing at 365cards
~Michelle

Linda Suarez said...

Love this!!!

Ginny said...

gorgeous, thanks for joining us at FnF :)

Kigz said...

Beautiful, Allisa! I love the sparkles as raindrops. I keep forgetting about that sponging technique, and it is so perfect for a cloudy sky. I really wish we had a stamp for that sentiment too! :)

Jayma Malme said...

This is so pretty...I just love that cloud background, and the sparkles are the perfect finishing touch!

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Such a cool card! LOVE the raindrops!!! Thanks for participating in our QKR STAMPEDE challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

~DEANNE~

Carrie Robinson said...

I love love love this card. great idea with the raindrops - just perfect for our water challenge over at a heck of a challenge xx

Kim. said...

Really pretty card, love your cloud background and the sentiments are perfect. Thanks for joining us this month at Crafty Calendar Challenges.
Kim xXx

Angi Crandall said...

Congratulations, Allisa! Your card was chosen as one of the Top 3 on the Card Makin' Mamas Challenge Blog! Thanks for sharing!

Inky hugs,
Angi
CMM DT
makingmayhem.blogspot.com

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