spiffy scooters and floating clouds

First let me say…I {heart} this set!  It’s called Spiffy Scooters (even the name is cute).  I had so much fun with it!  Kim Hughes really rocked the scooters with this one.  

My first thoughts with this set were to make a tent card with the scooter on the top and also make the clouds “floating” in the sky with strips of acetate.  It turned out pretty much how I envisioned except the scooter in my mind was mostly pink.  Maybe next time!

It may be difficult to see but I used strips of 10 mil acetate from Hobby lobby to sandwich between the clouds (each cloud is 2 layers) and the card base / layer.  I used heavy white cardstock so I wanted a heavier acetate to hold the weight of the clouds & sun.

Here’s a side view… 

I also used a tiny strip of acetate to stamp the flag “pole” with Stazon ink.  Then I paper pieced the flag onto the acetate.

The only thing I wish I had added were some puffs of smoke behind the scooter. 

Have a great day!  We’re having yet another rainy week.

stamps- Paper Smooches Spiffy Scooters; paper- PaperTrey Ink white, SU! Marina Mist and Daffodil Delight, DCWV Citrus Stack; ink- Memento Black, Stazon (on the acetate); accessories- 10 mil acetate, Creative Memories Decorative Trimmer, Copics, flower ribbon, BossKut Sun die.

7 responses to “spiffy scooters and floating clouds

  1. Such a cute set and darling card. This is really a clever design. Love how you have the clouds and sun “floating” with the acetate.

  2. That is just toooo stinkin’ ca-UTE!!! 🙂

  3. michele ghent

    Sooooo cute and clever, Diane. I love your acetate layer and your floating clouds. Sigh, our clouds are all rain clouds too it seems!! Still waiting for summer, but Mother’s day was awesome here!! I am just waiting for grandbaby #3–if nothing in the next few days, there is an appointment for induction on Monday. Hugs~

  4. Wow, what a delight to receive this gorgeous creation in the mail. It’s incredible in every way
    Thank you so much for brightening up my day 🙂

  5. Well you are one clever girl, Diane! This is so cute! Fun set…I just purchased a flower set and sentiments from Paper Smooches! So cute!

  6. I absolutely adore everything about this card. I have this set and I love it, but holy cow, you’ve taken it to another level with this amazing creation!! Love, love, love it!

  7. fabulous card Diane !! I jsut love the way you have made this !! stunning card !! 🙂

    Lols x x x

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