Sunday, June 30, 2013

washi hello.


Happy Sunday!

We're experiencing a small heatwave in the pacific northwest and I'm melting.  I realize that it doesn't get nearly as hot as it can in other states but there is a reason why I live in the Seattle area...I'm a fair weather girl.

okay, enough of the weather.

I love washi.

Sometimes I think I love to collect it more than I use it!

I picked up a couple rolls of green washi at Impress and decided to go to town with them:


I actually covered a 4.25 x 5.5 inch panel with the washi...cleaned it up and then adhered it to my card panel.  That way it is all neat & tidy on the inside:)


I love to combine Neat and Tangled's



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30 comments:

Sherry Eckblad said...

Love the new Washi and it is my favorite color!

Michelle said...

Great use of washi! I was wondering if the inside was neat, thanks for sharing your secret! :-) I think we have your weather here in Brisbane, it is cool, grey, and drizzling rain here. I'd take this over a heat wave, but I wouldn't mind a little sunshine to go with the cool weather, LOL!

Lynn said...

I think we traded weather for the day...woke up to fog and cool temps. Love your washi...super fun card!

Laura O'Donnell said...

the washi looks great, and those birdies are too cute!

Jessi Fogan said...

It's crazy humid here...I'm like you, the mild weather is my thing. I'm melting. (I just went & checked...94% humidity right now. And IT'S NOT RAINING NOW) Gawd.
AWESOME washi - that's how I do it too! Love the birds peeking out all over :)

Laurel said...

Super cute Amy!

jessica said...

What an adorable card Amy!!!! LOVE the Washi and those stamps!!!!
Awesome job!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

It was 120 here yesterday
It was 107 when I went to bed at 11PM
It was 90 when I woke up at 5AM
It is supposed to be 119 today
I hate Arizona ;)

I loveeeeeeeee your card! LOVE LOVE LOVE that washi tape and the cute little birds!!!!!

sandi said...

Wow! LOVE this to bits! Sooooooooooooooooo cute!

Annette Allen said...

loving all the washi tape.. awesome card..

Lisa Rukin Swift said...

Awwww! This is so "tweet", Amy! Love how you used the washi!

TesaB said...

Super cute and super use of washi!!!
Love my feedly too!!! :)

Kara Lynne said...

Fun way to use the washi! Loving the cheerful birds too.

Katie Ann Brooks said...

So cute Amy! I love how the birdies are arranged around the bubble and the yellow pops out from the green washi, fab card! I am not looking forward to being quite so hot either but I am happy to have summer. Go play in the water. :)

I need more N&T stamps so I can play these challenges!

Tracey McNeely said...

Beautiful card Amy, you used your washi perfectly!

Miriam Prantner said...

So fun and graphic! Love the combination of tapes!

Karen B. said...

I just love your card. Great use of the tape! I have an android phone and for the life of me cannot figure out how to make my commenting work in feedly.

Rose said...

CUTENESS!!!

girlfriend i will trade you my 108 day and going to be higher the next few days for your temps :) lol
i am about ready to move to the north pole!!! ;)

Jinny Newlin said...

LOVE your Washi background, Amy, and those little birds are precious! Such a great color combo, green and orange, too! Yum!

Lyndal said...

OK so I finally pulled out my washi LOL!!!
FAB card Amy & I had a blast with the Lat's Get Trendy Now challenges too :)

yyam said...

Love this. Cool use of that washi! :)

Kelly said...

those are cute patterns and such a cute way to use it!

Trinh said...

Cool bacgkround, Amy! We finally got some rain yesterday and now we have cooler temps - YAY!

Sylvia said...

So totally behind, Amy, I stopped by last evening to check on the deadline for the Trendy challenge and was bummed, I missed the last challenge as the deadline was noon and not midnight! That is how last week went, so busy! I love your washi tape card, fabulous background! Our Saturday was 110...oh so hot!

Audrey Pettit said...

This just makes me smile SO big!

Melissa Shea said...

oh, oh, oh! I love that card! The green washi surprisingly doesn't get too busy! The orange birds are so perfect!

Angie Tieman said...

Super fun!! Love that washi background!

Michelle said...

That is super cute! I love the mixed patterns and the darling birds popping in to say hi.

Barb Murphy said...

This is awesome! Love the speech bubble birdies :)

Lisa Arana said...

super duper cute!