Saturday, 1 April 2017

April showers..

I'm back again as threatened!... Here's my card for April's Challenge at Crafty Calendar which is, aptly enough, 'April showers or Spring'. We have two fabulous sponsors this month- 

both offering lovely prizes for our lucky winners.
I made my  card using Tulip Umbrella, a sweet image from Miss Daisy Stamps. 
Thanks for calling by today, please hop over to Crafty Calendar to see what my lovely teamies have created ...hopefully you'll be inspired to join in with a lovely creation of your own.
Have a lovely weekend.

Please scroll down to  see my first post today ;)

Challenges entered:
cardmania #91
sunnydaycrafting spring
pdelinkyparty #166 spring
throughthepurplehaze #121 springtime
craftycardmakers #185


  1. Beautiful card Chris, lovely image coloured very spring like....hope you are having a lovely weekend.xx ♥[aNNie]

  2. Gorgeous card Chris..fabulous colouring and love your colour choices, so bright and the rainy background too..

    luv CHRISSYxx

  3. A fabulous card, love the raindrops (on your card that is, don't want them around here) gorgeous umbrella too.

    Kath x

  4. Think our April showers challenge really hit here Chris the sky opened and hailstones and lashing rain ...thunder and lightning LOL! Absolutely gorgeous card and the other one you made below..lots of huggles Sue xxxxxxxx

  5. Wow was that you that used my Butterfly Hair image, I can't see it here but the colouring is fantastic. You can enter you creation using SheepSki Designs images into my Facebook challenge, I'm sure my ladies would love to see what you've created :D
    Andrea x
    SheepSki Designs

  6. Beautiful. Thank you for sharing at PDE Linky Party.
    ~Owner/DT Janis

  7. Me again! Wonderful card. Thanks for sharing at Sunny Day Crafting.
    ~Owner/DT Janis

  8. Hi Chris,
    what a brilliant card, and such a really great design too.
    Love that wonderful image and the wonderful colour choices.
    The red really pos as well.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  9. What a beautiful card, Chris! I love the raindrops in the background, and how your parasol is filled with the bounty of Mother Nature! It's a wonderful card! hugs, de

  10. Oh I love this one Chris! Rain is my second favourite weather (next to snow) and this one really makes me think of the smells and sounds of a rainy day! I love the splashes of red, what a wonderful pop of colour. The image is fabulous, and your die cut sun and clouds are such great additions!! Hope you have a wonderful day today. sending hugs :)

  11. Gorgeous card Chris! Especially with all those raindrops and the beautiful sun trying to peek out! The colours are very striking together. Love this! Please share your card with us at Miss Daisy Stamps Create & Share Facebook Group here: Your card may also be entered into our new challenge for prizes. Thank you for the opportunity to sponsor for you. Happy Stamping! Love, Miss Daisy

  12. Wow, what a lovely vibrant card! The red really pops against the raindrops... Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers.


  13. Such a pretty card and I love your choice of colours. Thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers and good luck with the Challenge, Angela x

  14. FABulous rain drops Chris and such Wonderful colours.I LOve how your ribbon spills over. Pretty clouds and sun dies too.

  15. Great card, such wonderful colors. Thanks for joining us at Sunny Day Crafting!