Saturday, April 12, 2014

CMCC15 and JUGS236

DSCF2189
Happy Saturday, everyone!  What a gorgeous day it is here in PA!  FINALLY!  I made a quick card after running my errands using the Colour Me…! challenge:
along with the JUGS challenge:


 of a watercolored background:

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Another Thank You Watercolor Stampin UP

I needed a thank you card for someone special who did me a big favor, and I have done this watercolor resist technique before, and I thought these fun colors would be great!   I heat embossed the “thank you” from Another Thank You polymer set with Versamark and clear EP, then simply painted on some Bermuda Bay ink and water.  I did add a few speckles, then a couple of embellishments:

DSCF2190

I stuck a Candy Brad on the inside of a small Designer Vintage Faceted button and adhered to a heart diecut from the Hearts Framelits set.  Easy peasy!  Enjoy your day!

No more markers for Cassidy (at least for a while!):

DSCF2075
DSCF2076

Products used (plus retired Bermuda Bay ribbon and Itty Bitty Backgrounds):

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

17 comments:

  1. CUTE CUTE card LeAnne, love the happy colors and the wee polka dot hearts! Like I said...she's a corker!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Wow! Eye popping gorgeous, LeAnne! Love the emboss resist technique with watercolor...this is fab!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Love the card and love the joy on Cassidy's face!

    ReplyDelete
  4. LeAnne it's so bright & so fresh!!!
    Love it!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Hello!!!!
    I have been really busy and away from your blog and am happy to be back here and see all of your récent beautiful card!!! Love this one too, so fresh with those Bright Colors :D

    ReplyDelete
  6. Great job on that background! I love the fun colors and the added speckles. Thanks for playing with us at JUGS!

    ReplyDelete
  7. This is a great color combination-will have to try it out and I'm loving the watercoloring these days as a background. Will have to try them emboss resist with it, it's perfect. The picture of Cassidy-cracks me up!!! At least she was having some fun.

    ReplyDelete
  8. LeAnne, I love your technique on this card! I just tried that last week, and then I did the iron-off emboss thing... it's so cool! Thanks for playing at Colour Me...! this week!

    ReplyDelete
  9. Wow LeAnne this is so great! Love your bold image and the watercolor looks awesome! Thanks for joining us this week at Colour Me...!

    ReplyDelete
  10. LeAnne, I know your card was a winner! I meant to write you all week to tell you how much I LOVED it! The watercolor technique is fabulous! These colors were the best to work with. Cassidy is so darn cute! She makes everything fun! Can't wait to see you soon! XX

    ReplyDelete
  11. I recognized that as the resist technique right off but didn't realize it was water color. Of course it is!!! It is wonderful.

    ReplyDelete
  12. This is a great card. Bold and beautiful! Clearly your daughter NEEDS to have more markers!! I love it!! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls this week!!

    PS- Where in Pa. are you? I am just outside of Philly.

    ReplyDelete
  13. Love the colors and the polka dotted hearts and everything about this card LeeAnne! So glad you joined us again over at Just Us Girls!

    ReplyDelete
  14. Love this LeAnne! The colors just pop right off the paper! Great use of the technique! Thanks for playing with Just Us Girls!

    ReplyDelete
  15. I struggle with huge sentiments - but I am inspired by your embossing and the Bermuda wash - it's a gorgeous look!

    ReplyDelete

Thanks so much for your comments! I love hearing from you! If you have a question, please be sure to include an email address so I can respond to you quickly!