Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Rainy Day James


Poor James out in the rain, he doesn't look too happy about it does he perhaps because his feet must be very soggy. Everyone seems to love James and I am no exception. I bought this stamp at Ally Pally and tried colouring him darker brown for a change.
Image and sentiment  - LOTV
Medium - Copics
Papers - MME On the sunny side
Ribbon - Me to you
Dies - Memory Box umbrella which I have paper pieced and Spellbinders label
Other - glossy accents, bow, charm and baker's twine

Challenges
Lili of the Valley Birthday card 
Stamping Sensations Dies and or punches 
Sparkles Your favourite colour combo (I have several but at the moment this is one of them) 
Addicted to Stamps and more Make your mark 
Divas by Design Let's go to the movies (Singin' in the Rain)
Crafty Catz Anything goes
Cutie Pie April showers bring cute May flowers

29 comments:

downrightcrafty said...

what a cutie love the umbrella too
hugs Kate xx

Claire said...

Adorable - great layout and love the little umbrella charm. Hugs, Claire x

Chris x said...

Luv in these colours Marianne a beautiful card.
Chris x

Sarah said...

Fab card Marianne!! Gorgeous papers once again and love suggestion of rain on the brolly!! xx

debby4000 said...

Oh he is so cute even if he doesn't like his feet getting wet.Fabulous card.
luv
Debby

brenda said...

This is a real sweetie Marianne, thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Stamps and Paper said...

SUch a cute little bear...lovely card Marianne

Anne

Squirrel x said...

How can he be sad with those bright and cheery colours?! At least he didn't travel to work on a bus that was wetter inside than out! He is just super cute. Hugs xx

Bad Kitty said...

so cute card!

Sue said...

I love adorable James too and your colouring is fabulous. The glossy accents looks so effective and the colour scheme is gorgeous too.
Sue xx

Whisper said...

Oooo super, am loving the die and charm and an adorable image too, Luv Sam x

Diane said...

Oh my what another super cute card Marianne !!

hugs Diane xx

Christine Dol said...

James is not alone....it is raining here and is suppose to rain all week! I love James bear! I love your card today...the glossy accents on the umbrella and the charm...such an adorable little touch!!!!

cuilliesocks said...

Hi Marianne, fab card, James is so sweet and you've coloured him beautifully. Love your bright colours and the umbrella die, Hugs Kate x

Debs said...

Adorable card Marianne James is so cute and beautifully coloured.
Debs xx

Carol S. said...

Hi Marianne, I am a James addict and love seeing him coloured differently. He looks very huggable. Gorgeous card. hugs, Carol S.xx

Pop's Cards said...

Gorgeous as always sweetie, huggles Pops x x x

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie's. Sue x

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Marianne. James looks fab.
Lorraine x

Sandra H said...

Ooooo such a cute image Marianne your card is so lovely x

Jackie said...

Love that gorgeous bear and his bright umbrella, fabulous card :o)
Jackie xx

Jane Savage said...

Gorgeous card, Marianne! Love this colour combo and the Glossy Accents 'water' is fab!
Thank you for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Jane xx

Shana Gaff said...

Adorable teddy. I love the colors you chose. So nicely colored too! Thanks for playing along at ATSM. :)

coops said...

so stunning marianne.james is adorable and i love your colour comobo ;D

xx coops xx

Jac said...

Such an adorable card and I love the use of the glossy accents, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

Anne said...

Lovely bold colours Marianne, I like the use of the glossy accents

Thanks for joining our '10th Birthday' challenge!

Good Luck!

Anne x
Lili of the Valley

Sarah R said...

Hi Marianne, awww he's just adorable! Lovely colouring and colour choices.

Thanks for joining in with us this time with The Cutie Pies.

Sarah

Helen said...

So sweet, I love James. Thanks for sharing with us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges for our 'Favourite Colour Combo' Challenge.

Hugs Helen P (DT) xx

Shaz Earl said...

Very pretty card! great colour combo choice, thank you for playing along at Saprkles Monthly Challenges this month, hope to see you again
Shaz DT x