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Wed 08

Come Rain or Shine

MemoryBoxBloomingLotus-OpenStudioComeRainOrShine-JeanOkimotoEver have a day that keeps switching between warm and sunny and then - just minutes later - cold and gray?  Here's a card for a day like that!  Jean Okimoto here with a typical Seattle spring card for you today.


Memory Box Products

  • Blooming Lotus Outline Die 99099
  • Blooming Lotus Background Die 99097
  • Open Studio Come Rain or Shine Die Set 30027
  • Graphite Notecard
  • Dove Gray, Squash, Sweet Corn and Key Lime Notecards (for diecutting)
  • Squash Gingham Signature Pattern
  • Squash Dots Signature Pattern
  • Squash Envelope

Cut the raindrops twice, at an angle, on Dove Gray.  Cut Blooming Lotus Background from Squash.  Cut Blooming Lotus Outline from Sweet Corn.  Cut the center portion again from Key Lime.

Cut the umbrellas from Squash Gingham and Dots.  Cut the handles from silver mirror cardstock.

Attach everything to a Graphite Notecard and add some clear sequins.

Why not make a few of these in pretty spring colors and have them handy for thinking-of-you cards to cheer someone up?

Want more ways to use some great dies?  Join us for the DIE-VERSIONS Class at the University Village Impress on Sunday April 12th.  Take dies beyond basic cutting - and repurpose them to stencil, emboss, deboss and alter your diecuts to get the most from them.  5 cool cards and lots of techniques!

Thanks for stopping by - have a great evening...



very pretty layering on the flower, yes we have been having a few of those kind of days here lately!

Love the contrast of the grey panel and all the sunny yellows!

Thanks Conniecrafter - it was one of those days!

Thanks Donna....we'll try to schedule a sunny yellow day for your visit!

Gorgeous cards!

Fabulous flowers! The poppy looks real!

Such a versatile die and youve certainly brightened up everyones day.

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