Friday, April 12, 2019

4/13/19

Thank you for joining us for  
the Rain Rain Go Away BLOG HOP



This is a blog hop featuring projects with rain, clouds, umbrellas, or rainbows!
You should have arrived from Holli's blog, if not,
Connie Can Crop , is the beginning of this interactive hop! 
This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday at 10pm to finish hopping and leaving your love for all of these talented crafters.


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What do you need to do to win? Easy... become  a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects. Free Shipping to our USA friends but Worldwide will be asked to pay shipping if they win.

You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments on every blog to be eligible to win. 
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 4/17/19 at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!


Now on to the card I created for today:


I have been loving make shaker cards this month and today I have another one, but with a twist.  I made it into a double shaker card.



  
The card base is created with Whip Cream Cardstock and a piece of Create and Bloom Pattern Paper.  I then cut a square (the same size as the cloud icon inside) out of the front panel of the card.  I then built the shaker open from the back of the front panel.  
If you have never made a shaker card before it is very fun.   

The standard layers of a shaker card are:
1. cardstock
2.acetate
3. Foam squares or strips are easier
4. Add your "sprinkles"
5. Another piece of Cardstock.  In the case of this card, I used another piece of acetate.

When finished, I had something that looked like this:


I then added the square icon from Doodlebug inside the card.

 
To finish the card, I added the sentiment on the front stamped with Black Licorice on Pool Play cardstock.
I hope you will try this type of card soon.

Be sure to hop over to Shannon's Blog.


Here's our line up in case you get lost along the way.

44 comments:

  1. I love how your shaker card is clear for the front and shows you the inside of the card. It's a fun additional to the shaker.

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  2. I've never seen a double shaker card before now. I love it!

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  3. That is very cute...I will be trying this technique!

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  4. Your shaker card is so adorable! I love it! They are fun to make.

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  5. Wonderful shaker card!!

    Sue
    https://suek86401.blogspot.com/

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  6. What a cool shaker card. Love the look through window.
    Crafty hugs, Eva Scraps

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  7. Love shaker cards and yours Is Adorable. Love It! Going to have to try making one like this. Thanks for the Inspiration.

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  8. Really cute card! Love the shaker window.

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  9. I've never seen a double shaker card, so this is so much fun. Love the clouds with rainbow colored rain!

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  10. Fab card Kim. Love the shaker element.

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  11. Can't get much better than this adorable shaker card! The double-acetate windows adds such a fun element to this design.

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  12. This is awesome! I love shaker cards!!

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  13. Hi Kim. Stunning card.
    I am glad I found your blog.
    And I am really happy to participate in this great blog hop!!!!!!!
    Kisses!!!!!!!

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  14. perfect shaker card! you rocked this! wonderful job!

    Alicia

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  15. Super cute card. I love the double shaker idea. Tfs and for participating in this fun blog hop. Blessings

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  17. Your shaker card is so cute. I can't believe I haven't made one yet. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  18. Cute! Cute! Cute! It is my favorite card to make!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    I would love for you to follow me over at my NEW blog...
    Migdalia's Crafts

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  19. What a fantastic idea. I’ve never seen a double shaker. Such a cool idea.

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  20. I love shakers! Love how you made this one with the clear panel on the front. I need to try one. Sorry I'm so late to comment.

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