Sunday, August 26, 2018

Bright Welcome Card


In June, I entered The Dare2B Artzy Bold Colors Challenge and I won some lovely prizes. I selected The Home Sweet Home stamp set, which is fun and whimsical.

My mother-in-law just moved to an Assisted Living Senior Center and I wanted to make her a cheery welcome card so I started by embossing the homes, trees and sentiment in black.    Next, I picked out my favorite bright bold watercolor marker pens and started adding color.


Handmade Welcome Home card


This was my first time using Bristol paper but the watercolors worked great!  I am happy with the result and my mother-in-law has the card displayed on her book case.

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Dare2B Artzy Anything Goes Challenge

 

Time Out Bright Challenge



Addicted To Stamps Anything Goes Challenge



Thanks for stopping by!
Karen



7 comments:

  1. What a wonderful card to make your MIL feel like home in her new surroundings. I love the images and your color scheme is so bright and cheery. Thanks so much for joining us at Time Out!

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  2. Oh, what a cute colorful card using one of my favorite stamps!
    Thanks for participating in the Dare 2B Artzy August Challenge! -Tasha ☺

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  3. What a fun and cheery new home card. I love those whimsical housed and the bold colours are wonderful.
    Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM!

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  4. Lovely bright colors! Sweet creation! Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM!

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  5. Absolutely adorable!! Love your fun colored houses!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Dare 2B Artzy!!

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  6. Oh I am sure your mother in law will absolutely love this card. Love your fabulous coloring.

    Thank you so much for playing with us at Time Out!

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  7. So cute and cheerful! Great to see you at the ATSM gallery. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Nandini, DT.

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Thank you so much for stopping by! I enjoy reading all the comments.

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