Rainbow bright

Hello, stampers.

I have two simple cards… cards that take my back to my childhood. I was obsessed with rainbows as a kid. Especially rainbow stickers. Ha.

So today I decided to make two rainbow-y cards for the fun of it. Well, honestly, I was just dying to use THIS heart border die from Memory Box. I lovey it.

I cut this from white Neenah cardstock. This die cuts the outline (which I colored black) and the inside hearts (which I colored with my Copics). After coloring, I pieced it back together like a puzzle. So cool. Would have looked better with some Glossy Accents on the black, but I was in a hurry…

Another fast one up next. I die cut the border from watercolor paper. (The only reason I used watercolor paper was because it was what was sitting in front of face. Ha.) Before I took apart all the pieces, I scribbled over it with my Copics, blending quickly from color to color. I then took out the center and just adhered the outline border to a white card. And those cute colored pearls? Doodlebug.

Here is a closer look at that die. Lovely, eh? Such intricate cutting. Oh, and here is another must-have border die that makes the cutest little hearts…

                           

Great dies.

And the stamps are from two sets that I am enjoying lately. One is the new Simply Said set from Paper Smooches. I like their greetings because they just seem to fit so well on cards. The other is THIS sunshine set from Ali Edwards and Technique Tuesday. Great messages on there.

      

You can find the complete supply lists below in the thumbnails.

Happy Thursday.

Below are the supplies used for this card. To find them at Simon Says Stamp, click on the SSS below the thumbnails. For Ellen Hutson, click on EH

Memory Box Heart Border Die (SSS|EH)

 

 

 

PS Simply Said Set (SSS|EH)

 

 

Neenah White Cardstock 250 Sheets (SSS|EH)

 

 

Neenah White Cardstock 25 Sheets (SSS|EH)

 

 

Hero Arts Black Dye Ink (SSS|EH)

 

 

 

Corner Chomper (SSS|EH)

 

 

Copic Markers (SSS|EH)

 

 

Tombow Stamp Runner Adhesive (SSS|EH)

 

 

Big Shot (SSS|EH)

 

 

61 CommentsCards, Copics, Memory Box

  1. I just love it…well done…so happy. who wouldn’t love a rainbow of hearts…..

  2. Well done. You make everything look awesome.

  3. jengd

    Great cards! And yep, they definitely have a “Mrs. Grossman’s stickers” feel to them. ;)

  4. Roz Rhorer

    I like rainbows – but I LOVE – LOVE hearts. These cards are just fabulous!!!!

  5. ME TOO ME TOO, I loved rainbow stickers growing up!! Especially the silver lined ones my sister and I would get from the bowling alley sticker machine!!!!!! Takes me back ;) Beautiful stamped cards here, really love the addition of the pearls!

  6. So pretty! The rainbows give the diecuts such impact. Great technique! :)

  7. howdyheidi

    I really love rainbow for cards too. I think it is fun for kids, and brings us adults back to our youth. Great cards!

  8. Love the cards! I got the Memory Box heart border recently and can’t wait to use it. Thanks for the inspiration!

  9. Barb Ghigliotty

    Hi Jen,
    Oh, I just LOVE your cards! So fun and bright to celebrate spring! Thanks for the inspiration…I hope you and baby are well!!!

  10. TracieBee

    I like the cards and the rainbow themed

  11. Teri

    SHUT the door, sistah! Shut the door. Lovely cards, Jennifer McG. :)

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