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Sunday, March 18, 2018

PP385 A Pop of Rainbow Color


Happy Sunday, everyone!  Nance is our hostess with the mostest at the Paper Players and she has a happy challenge:


Wow, so many possibilities, but I had to remember that it was CLEAN AND SIMPLE!!  I remembered purchasing this Right at Home stamp set at a stamp show a couple of years back, so I dusted it off and stamped it on some white cardstock:


I used the FMS sketch for this week:


and colored in my word; I have to admit, I had a little trouble getting this to ink up nicely...I have lots of fuzzies on it...and my markers are in real need of replacement!!! I am used to using the Blends, and these are well-loved and well-worn!  I didn't use all the rainbow colors, but I think these are close enough:  Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight, Garden Green and Pacific Point:


I added a little red heart and a washi tape banner, then finally added "when skies are gray" as my horizontal sentiment.  It's a little awkward if you don't read it in the right order, but hopefully the recipient will understand, LOL!  

I hope you'll play along with our rainbow challenge!  I couldn't help thinking that this would have been great for St Patrick's Day---a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow!  But the DT has come up with some other awesome ways to use these rainbow colors!  Check them out:

·        Claire
·        Jaydee
·        Joanne
·        Laurie
·        Nance
·        Sandy
·        Elizabeth
·        Annie
·        Jan
Be sure to come and play with us too!  We can't wait to see what you create!



Project Details—All Products SU! Unless Otherwise Specified
Stamps Color In Sentiments (Right at Home)
Card stock & Papers     Thick White, Basic Black, Real Red
 Ink Memento Black, Smoky Slate
Accessories Pick A Pattern Washi Tape
Tools     Big Shot, Clouds EF (ret), Layering Squares Framelits, 3-Heart Punch (ret), Markers in Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight, Garden Green and Pacific Point, Dimensionals, Banner Die (Nestabilties)

16 comments:

Nancy said...

Great card Leeann, I don't think the (great) sentiment is awkward at all and a fine job of color blending on the word Color!
Lovely pictures of your family as well, such good lookin' gals!

stampwithsandy said...

That sentiment is awesome, LeAnne! Love it! Great take on both challenges. Love Cassidy's viking cap, too!

Kampin' Karen said...

Your card is so cute and colorful. Everything goes together so good and the embossing folder you used was perfect. Great CAS!

Linda Callahan said...

Oh I love that sentiment! Wonderful card!

Laurel said...

Love it!

Jan Clothier said...

So perfectly CAS! Love the textured background and little snip of washi tape too but the sentiment is the real focus. Lovely!

Doris said...

Whether you read the sentiment first or last, it works either way. Love your coloring, too!

Jen Brum said...

This is such a great card LeAnne! I love the embossed cloud background but the pop of colour is just perfect! So cheery! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

laurie said...

Love the sentiment LeAnne!Your card is so cheerful and fun!!!

Eliz Stewart said...

LeAnne... how smart to color in a sentiment! The embossed clouds are adorable!

Joanne James said...

Love the rainbow sentiment LeAnne and that background of embossed clouds is just perfect! Love all that white space, a wonderful CAS card.

Lisa Elton said...

What a fun way to use the rainbow theme! This is cute LeAnne!

Nance Leedy said...

FABulous! I adore this sentiment--we should all live in color! A great way to use the sketch and such a clever way to color the sentiment. Great take on the challenge, my friend!

Ann Abrahamson said...

Wonderfully clean with a big pop! Love how you colored in the sentiment. Congrats on Princess honors over at FMS...so well deserved!

Claire Broadwater said...

LeAnne, this is fabulous! Congrats on your win at FMS! I love the embossed clouds and this fabulous sentiment! You know I believe in bright colors! This card makes me smile! I hope you are enjoying the snow this week! Stay warm! XX

jaydee said...

LeAnne, I am in love with this sentiment and I love that you colored it with rainbow colors. I also love the embossed cloud background, too. Fabulous CAS card
hugs
jaydee