Rainy Days Are Better With You PP679

by Joanne James3. March 2024 08:00

Today it's Sunday and time for this week's new challenge over at The Paper Players! It's the turn of the fabulous Claire to host this week and she has a fun theme challenge for us to work with:


This theme couldn't be more appropriate for the British weather, especially this past few days, when once again it has, as the expression goes, been raining cats and dogs once again! My cheery little bunny isn't put off though - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

Rainy Days - My bunny and sentiment come from the 'Playing In The Rain' stamp set and are cut out with the coordinating Playing In The Rain Dies. I coloured him with my Blends markers and gave him a green jacket to pick up the colours in the background paper.

Sunny Days - I know Sale-A-Bration is now over, but the Sunny Days papers were just perfect for today's card. I used a background of clouds and rain, then used a sun-patterned piece to cut out an abstract sun to tuck behind the clouds.

Collage Cute - I added a mix of stitched clouds, a ribbon tab and a mix of sparkly raindrops, enamel dots and sequins and layered them up to give my card a fun, collage feel:

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my Product and 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Before you reach for your ink and papers, check out what our amazing team has created to inspire you this week:

Here's a quick recap of our challenge rules:
1.  Create a new paper project
2.  Upload your creation to your blog with a link back to us and provide a direct link to the post featuring your challenge submission.
3.  Please link your card to no more than four challenges, TOTAL.
4.  Have FUN!

Enjoy your day; I have no big plans today, maybe some baking and if I'm lucky a little creative time. One thing's for sure - it will be too wet for gardening! All being well I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!

Comments (6) -

Christy Stanford
Christy StanfordUnited States
3/3/2024 4:24:24 PM #

So cute, Joanne!  That bunny is such a happy image Smile I like your abstract sun design in the background, too.

Claire Broadwater
Claire BroadwaterUnited States
3/3/2024 7:08:00 PM #

Joanne, this is so darn cute.  I love that big, bold sunshine made with sunny DSP.  The adorable little bunny is so darn cute, too!  He looks so happy playing in the rain!  You certainly made my challenge shine!

LeAnne Pugliese
LeAnne PuglieseUnited States
3/6/2024 2:39:58 AM #

This little guy would feel right at home here in the states....it's rain, rain, rain here too!  I guess I can't complain because it will be good for the spring flowers, right?!  Cute background, sun & clouds!  Cute all over!

Ann Schach
Ann SchachUnited States
3/6/2024 5:25:40 AM #

How cute, Joanne! What a happy little puddle-jumping bunny! I love the mix of patterns, clouds and sun! What a perfect card for this week's challenge!

3/7/2024 11:07:34 AM #

Lovely card, congrats 💐☺️ have a great day

Anne Marie Hile
Anne Marie HileUnited States
3/9/2024 5:16:53 AM #

Such a sweet and happy card, Joann! That puddle-jumping bunny just makes me smile and I love the sunshine detail.

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