Watercolor Rainbow Cards

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hello, Kraftie Friends!

A couple of rainbow cards to color your weekend! =)

I stamped a "brushstroke" image (CTMH) on white cardstock, in rainbow colors.
Then, I used Distress Stains and Watercolors to add more colors.
After it dried, I trimmed the paper and punched a lace border.

On the first card, I added a flower (stamped and colored with Spectrum Noir markers)...I tried a no-line stamping technique here...
I cut it out and adhered it on card with foam tape.
I also added some Dimensional Magic Glitter - Gold on the center of the flower.
Then, I added a sentiment (Stampin'Up!).


Challenges:
1. Simon Says Mon: Make a Rainbow
2. Time Out #80: Inspired by Words
'When it rains look for rainbows, when its dark look for stars'
3. Inkspirational #132: Word Prompt "Spring"

5. The Flower Challenge #7: Sketch


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My second card:


I stamped, colored with alcohol-based markers, fussy cut and adhered the basket with the bunny, egg and bow on my rainbow paper. The bow on the bunny has some Dimensional Magic on.
Then, I added the sentiment, with some words highlighted with alcohol-based marker.

Challenges:
6. Fusion: Easter (inspired by photo)



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12 comments

  1. I do like how you created the rainbow panel, I thought it was layered doilies, looks fabulous. Thanks for joining Time Out and Ink

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  2. Stunning card! Gorgeous rainbow panels!! Thank you so much for joining us in our rainbow challenge at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

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  3. Such a lovely card Lilian, love the bright flower and the rainbow scalloped edge. Thanks for sharing with us over at 'The Flower Challenge' and we hope to see you again soon :) Viv DT xx

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  4. woooww the first card no line coloring is awesome
    love the rainbow and the doily puncher there I have that too Lilian yaay ....
    and the Bunny image is so so cuuutee
    I am so happy you visiting me Lilian
    we can do it so I visit you and you visit me...
    two aries Girls visit hehe
    happy Sunday still at your time Lilian
    hugs
    Monika

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  5. Two bright, fun cards! What a great use of the border punch and bold colors! Very "spring"-like! Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational!
    - Shauna

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  6. How eye-catching your brushstrokes/lace punched rainbows are; perfect for your sweet flower in the first and adorable bunny-and-eggs basket in the second! So glad you shared your creativity in the FUSION gallery!
    ~carol

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  7. These are both so very pretty, Lillian ... the lacy brushstroke panel is fabulous, so bright and spring like ... and wonderful with that bold bloom and cute bunny! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Time Out! Anita :)

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  8. Adorable cards!Thanks for playing along with us at the HLS Water color Challenge.

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  9. Eine süße Karte. Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei den Animal Friends.

    LG Heike

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  10. Two super rainbow cards!
    Thank you for sharing with Addicted to Stamps and More!
    Susan
    Addicted to Stamps and More
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

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  11. Sorry Ive taken so long to come by, not been well and had to take it easy. Beautiful card, love your design for our challenge and always love rainbows. Thank you so much for joing us at The Flower Challenge Aileen DT

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  12. Both cards are very pretty, love the lacey rainbow doilies. Thank you for joining the Happy Little Stampers Watercolour challenge.

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Thanks for all your lovely comments! They make my day! =)

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