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Sending Sunshine and Happy Thoughts

Samantha here, and today I'm sharing this fun, happy and adorable card that was inspired by this month's Mood Board!
You can read all about the details here of how to play along here!

Aren't those colors gorgeous? I love the bold, richness of the dark colors. So inviting!
I thought it would be perfect to use the adorable little Dragon Love stamp set from Avery Elle! Once everything was colored, I used the coordinating dies to die cut it out!
And I used the greens to color him up!

So cute!
For the background, I used Distress Oxide Inks in Seedless Preserves and Milled Lavender to ink blend! Then I used the Picket Studios Slimline Rainbows stencil and the same colors, but with more pressure, to add the tone on tone rainbows to the background!

I die cut out some clouds with Newton's Nook Designs' Sky Borders Die Set from white cardstock. then I heat embossed the sentiment from the Look for Rainbows stamp set from Avery Elle.

Wishing You Brighter Days Card by Samantha Mann for Butterfly Reflections Ink, Distress Oxide Inks, Avery Elle, Picket Fence Studios, Newton's Nook Designs, Handmade Cards, Card Making, #averyelle #brimoodboard #cards #cardmaking

I love how this card came out, and I love how the Mood Board pushed me to try this color combination! Hope you play along, too!


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