Saturday, April 9, 2016

Child's Play

Howdy Crafters - I have a watercolor background card - I am calling this Child's Play because it reminds me of a drawing that one of my young grandchildren would create. I used Pearlescent waters colors to create the sun, clouds and grass. I added embellishments from the scrap box that were left over from other creations - such as the die cut houses, -love these open doors - fussy cut the flowers from patterned paper scrap and inside the card is a partial section of a die cut of grass border. I stamped Happy Birthday on the grass - this card is now ready for a summer birthday card. Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail ~

Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
White cardstock for mat
Pearlescent Watercolors  yellow, blue, green
Recycled patterned paper - fussy cut flowers
Recycled left over house die cut - Memory Box Brevilla house - yellow cardstock

Inside card - recycled Green cardstock grass die cut from scrap box -  Poppy stamps Grassland Border
Clear Dollar Happy Birthday Stamp - StazOn Black Ink

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
April 30 Just keep on Creating when it opens
April 30 CHC Patterned Paperthe flowers are fussy cut from patterned paper

April 30 Splish Splash Poppystamps #19 - Watercolor - Grassland border die used inside card
April 10 Blessed Inks Amusing Challenge April Showers - using watercolors #2 
April 12 Simon Says Wednesday Happy Birthday #5
April 13 DRS Designs - #221 Die Cut - house and grass
April 14 QKR Stampede #186 Spring has Sprung #2
April 14 Catch the Bug - recycle, upcycle - household items #1
April 17 Double D - Yellow A Happy Place to be #3

12 comments:

  1. Simplicity at its finest! Fun card Gail! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘YELLOW’ Challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  2. Great title for your fun card, looks like you had such a blast making it!

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  3. Perfect title for you card..how fun! Thank you for joining us at Double D for our 'yellow' challenge!
    Diane DD DT

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  4. A Wonderful spring scene. Thank you so much for joining us this week at QKR Stampede.
    Chrissyxx

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  5. Adorable card, and a really cute idea! Thanks for playing along with us over at Poppystamps!
    Take care!
    Michele

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  6. Fabulous spring card! Love the scene! Thanks for joining our challenge this week at QKR Stampede!

    Brenda DT

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  7. Super sweet and I love the die cut houses! Thanks for playing again at DRS!

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  8. I do like the title for this card!! Super cute water coloring and die cutting. Thank you for playing along with us at DRS Designs.

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  9. Super cute card, thanks for playing along at Catch the Bug this week.

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  10. Nice scene card Gail.
    Thanks for joining us over on Poppystamps blog.
    Pam x

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  11. Sweet whimsical feel to this card! Thanks for playing at Poppystamps this month.

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  12. Hi Gail! I love the loose watercolor painting on your card - perfect for spring~! Such a fun scene you created!

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It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~