A Colorful Hello

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Well, this was a fun one to make.
So easy too!
When I put together the August kits for the 12 Kits Of Occasions, I included some White Board Paper by DCWV.  It's a glossy white paper that you can use just like the white boards in school.  I saw the huge pack at Michael's and the ideas started coming, but did I really need 36 12x12 pieces of it? Nope.  But.....if I shared the pack with 11 friends couldn't I justify buying it? Yup!  So that's how it came to be added to the kit. I thought it would be cute to create cards for kids where they could play tic-tac-toe or road trip games for kids to play in the car using dry erase markers. 
But I didn't do any of those things...yet. I can't wait until Sunday when I get to see what everyone else in the group has done with theirs.
What I did end up trying today was using this glossy paper with my Copic refills.  I dripped the colors on, one by one, blowing each color around before it dried.  I think the blue looks like a camel! This would be fun to do with kids, like making cloud pictures. 
Once the ink was dry, I glued down a sentiment die cut from the same gold foil paper I used the other day.  I also created to border strips from the gold paper.

I think the colors look so beautiful
 and I can't wait to try this again very soon!

Cardstock: Recollections White, DCWV White Board Paper, JamPaper Gold Foil Paper
Dies: WP9 Hand Lettered Hello
Other: Copic Marker Refills


  1. Beautiful way to say 'hello'! Love the gold against the vibrant colors.

  2. This is so cool, Kara! Love how it turned out.

  3. What a fun card, Kara - love the big gold die-cut word!

  4. Kara this is gorgeous, not I feel the pressure of what I am going to do...

  5. I think the girls are going to love working with this fun paper! This is wonderful Kara!!

  6. Fabulous, Kara! Love the great colors and the gold!

  7. This is gorgeous. So glad I have this white board paper, too.

  8. Fabulous! And I do quite like that "camel". :-)

  9. Stunning - lovely, lovely background!


Proudly designed by | mlekoshi playground |