09 March 2018

Hot Stuff - die cuts, watercolour, Nuvo Mousse


A breezy bunny is on my card today. I lightly coloured the adorable House Mouse stamp with Distress ink and added it to a panel coloured with Nuvo Mousse and embellished with a fun Simon Says Stamp background die.

Putting It Together


After stamping the image with dark brown ink on watercolour paper, I used Distress ink and a water brush to add a little colour.


For a background, I used Nuvo embellishment mousse on a white panel. It works great with the blender tool. Since I wanted a mottled look, I kept it light. The mousse dries so fast!


I then ran the panel through the Big Shot with the wonderful Stiched Whirl die from Simon Says Stamp. I wanted to have a background that looked like air eddies.


I dry fit the bunny and a sentiment from a long retired Kraftin' Kimmie set.


I decided to keep it all very simple. I stamped the sentiment in dark blue on a small die cut and popped up both the sentiment and bunny with foam mounting tape. 


Inside, I added a "Hoppy Birthday" sentiment and balloons keeping with the blues.



Supplies


Challenges

House Mouse and Friends: Bunnies
Creative With Stamps: Bunny
Simon Says Stamp Monday: Whatever the Weather
Addicted to Stamps and More: Make Your Mark
Seize the Birthday: Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart: Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination: Anything Goes
Penny's Paper-crafty: Anything Goes




11 comments:

  1. very nice. Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart Challenge Blog.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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    1. me again......also Thanks for joining us at Penny’s Paper-Crafty Challenge blog.
      Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
      http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  2. An adorable card, so funny and I love that cute bunny...he's darling! Thank you so much for sharing and for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... x

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  3. Such an adorable house mouse, and so fun with the sentiment! Thanks for sharing at Seize the Birthday!

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  4. Very cute stamp used, loving the design and colours. Your colouring of the stamp is lovely. Thanks so much for entering into our ANYTHING GOES/BUNNIES current challenge and good luck in the draw. . {aNNie}Designer for House Mouse and Friends

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  5. Gorgeous card Rijacki :-) the little bunny is adorable and I love the background, the whole design is very cute :-)

    Thanks for joining us on the House Mouse and Friends and Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenges 🐰
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  6. Lovely background and such a cute image. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafting from the Heart.

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  7. What a cute card and sentiment. Love the pretty blue background. Thanks for joining us and sharing your card at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

    Hugs
    Sue

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  8. Adorable cute image sweet stamp fab take on the option chall theme.

    Thanks for sharing with us @ House mouse & Friends Mon chall.
    smiles Christine x

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  9. So sweet and thanks for playing at HMFMC !!

    hugs Diane xx

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  10. What an amazing creation! Thank you for playing along at Creative With Stamps.
    Creative hugs
    xx

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