Friday 12 April 2013

Digi Haven Challenge - Umbrellas or Rain

Hello Everyone!

Topical challenge from Digi Haven today and it's Umbrella's or Rain - quite apt as we've still not got to spring and its been raining this week! This challenge is sponsored by:-

For more details on our sponsor and for details of the prizes on offer (and to join in the challenge) pop over to the Digi Haven Challenge Blog.

Here is my card for the challenge:-

April Showers bring May flowers - well lets hope so, winter has now gone on for far too long! I hope you like the card.

Watch our for the next challenge very soon - and don't forget to go to the Digi Haven challenge blog.

See you again soon!

Lisa xx

Card Ingredients:-
Square card blank
Kraft card
Papers - Bearly Mine NitWit collection from Lillie of the Valley
Ribbons from local cake decorating store
Bow and buttons from Papermania
Umbrella charm from The Works
Dies - Sizzix, X-Cut and Whimsy Corner
Pearl from Hobbycraft
Image from Bugaboo coloured with Spectrum Noir (GT1 TB1 TB2 PP2 and CT2) and Promarkers (Vanilla, Sandstone and Caramel)
Glossy Accents

Entered into the Wet challenge at
Entered into the April Showers challenge at
Entered into the Use Kraft challenge at


  1. This is gorgeous Lisa, I like the sweet image, the colours and the charm.
    Kevin xx

  2. So sweet, I just love the colour combo. xx

  3. Adorable card, Lisa! I love the fabulous blue colors!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  4. So cute. I love the colors you used.

  5. So cute. I love the colors you used.

  6. Hi Lisa, Your card and image is just so adorable xx

  7. So cute! The bear image is adorable and I love how you added the buttons! Thanks for playing along at Cut It Up! :)


  8. That's a cute card! Thanks for joining the Daring Cardmaker's "April showers" challenge this week. It's great how many cute details can be spotted on your card: the umbrella charm, the flower buttons ...

  9. Simply adorable!!Darling image and sweet colors.
    Thanks for joining us at CIU.
    Have a wonderful day,
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M ♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks ♥

  10. What a delightful card, we have been having more than April showers here. It is still so very cold at times. Where is the Spring?

    Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Totally Papercrafts.

    Cathy DT

  11. That's a really cute card, and I love the colouring. Thanks for joining in with the Daring Cardmakers this week x

  12. I love the little umbrella charm! Beautiful, soft colors . . .
    Thanks for joining us at Cut it Up Challenges, and hope your showers end soon and you get to see some flowers!

  13. This is a super cute card, great design. Thanks for joining us at Cut It Up!

  14. `*•.¸*•¸You Are An ¸•*¸.•*´
    .•:*¨`*:•Awesome DT Member!.•:*¨`*:•.
    ♥ Denise @ Digi Haven ♥

  15. Adorable card! Love the colors and the layout!
    Hugs xx Sandra (DT-sis)

  16. Lisa, look at you using that darling sentiment! ;) Just kidding, but I do adore your fabulous card! The image is too cute and your coloring is amazing! HUGS and have a great week! :)

  17. Adorable Card! Love the sentiment, it's goes perfect with the little bear. Thanks for playing along at Cut It Up Challenges!

  18. Just beautiful coloring, and I love the combination of the blue and the kraft paper. Look forward to playing along with you at Digihaven :) ~andrea

  19. Such a sweet card Lisa. Love the layout and brown/blue is a great color comob. As always - great coloring of your image. - Karen