Spring Showers

Hey there.  It’s been a pretty wet Spring here and today is no different.  But where there’s showers, a rainbow is to follow, right? 😉  At least that is what my Spring Showers card is based upon. 😂  Love incorporating rainbow colours in my Spring theme cards.



A Wonky Stitched Rectangle was die cut from smooth Bristol paper.  Alice was stamped with Archival black ink.  She was masked, then the raindrops were stamped next.  DIstress inks were used to colour the ground in rainbow colour.



Alice and the umbrella were watercoloured with Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers and a watercolour brush.  I think this may be the first time I used the black Zig marker.



The sentiment was black heat embossed.  The panel was adhered to a top folding white card base.  Clear shimner was added to the umbrella and raindrops to give them a glistening look.  To finish, a few Clear Rain Drops were added.


Thank you for dropping by.






I am entering in the following challenges:
Inspired by All the Little Things – #52 featuring Renee Matarese
SSS Monday – Splash It On
Addicted to CAS – #109 RaInbow
MarkerPop – #118 Watercolor People or Animals
Paper Smooches – April 2017 Showers (sentiment from Sentiment Sampler)
Penny Black and More – April 2017 Spring
Happy Little Stampers – April 2017 Anything Goes Watercolour with optional twist Rainbow






15 thoughts on “Spring Showers

  1. The rainbow ground reminds me a Skittles commercial… fun! Super cute card:) THANKS for joining in the fun and playing along with our April challenge! I hope you play along again soon!

  2. This is one of my favourite images, Alice is so cute!! You’ve coloured her so perfectly, especially her hair and love the rainbow puddle. So glad you shared her with us at Happy Little Stampers!

  3. Super fun and adorable card! love the image and the rainbow colors are fabulous! Thanks for joining us this week on Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! barbara

  4. Great card! Love the rainbow puddles surrounding this gorgeous image. Thanks so much for playing along at Happy Little Stampers xx

  5. Very sweet take on this weeks inspiration! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Inspired By All The Little Things!

  6. A gorgeous clean and fresh looking spring card, Such a cute image and beautifully coloured. Thank you for entering our challenge at Penny Black and More this month and good luck in our prize draw.


  7. WOW! Such a fabulous card, Trina! Beautiful coloring and I love how you added the raindrops to your design! Loving all the fun sparkle, too! Great job combining challenges 🙂
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Addicted to CAS!

  8. Such a sweet card – and so pretty! Glad you could join us at Inspired By All The Little Things this week :o)

  9. This is a delightful Spring card, Trina. Perfect timing, too. . .today is cloudy with likely showers here. Thanks for sharing it.

  10. A very sweet CAS creation and good use of colour to draw the eye, many thanks for joining us at Penny Black and More challenge this month.

    B x

  11. Adorable!! Very creative with the rainbow sponged ground, Trina. The WofS adds lots of sparkle. And great colouring with your zigs!! xx

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