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Sunday, 12 January 2014

Mermaid couple

This weeks challenge, at Glitter n Sparkle - is a BINGO challenge...
Look at the bingo board on the blog and pick a line...
I picked the .. "diecut / digi image / buttons"  line.

My image this week, was 'Mermaid couple' from Stitchy stamps.
I loved playing with this image!
I used my watercolour pencils to colour the image and 
added a few extra (hand cut out) bubbles and a little splash!
I used a dovecrafts die to cut the shape round the image, then
my fanciful flourish die for the swirls.
The 'seaweed' is punched with a Martha Stewart punch.
I rooted around in my stash to find some papers in the colour I wanted...
and came up with these papers. ( My fave colour at the mo...
I recently decorated one of my craft room walls is this colour!!)
I think these were the first 12 x 12 papers I bought!
Docrafts papers, but I can't remember the name of them.
The buttons are also form the docrafts range.
I chose not to put a sentiment on this card  -
I couldn't quite decide what to put!  :)

I would like to enter this into the following challenges...
Wags n Whiskers - anything goes - 23 Jan
Digitally sweet - anything goes - 17 Jan
Daring cardmakers - colour inspiration - 17 Jan
As you like it - fave colour - 14 Jan
My heart pieces - anything goes - 23 Jan
DRS designs - boys and girls - 15 Jan
Delightful sketches - use patterned paper - 17 Jan
Paper pretties - buttons - 14 Jan
Country view - monochromatic - 31 Jan
Lia stampz - monochrome - 15 Jan
Crafty hazelnuts - patterned paper - 31 Jan
Fantastic Tuesday - anything goes - 14 Jan
Through the craft room door GDT - anything goes - 14 Jan
Lexis creations - anything goes - 18 Jan
My craft creations - anything goes - 18 Jan
Fussy and fancy - monochrome - 23 Jan

18 comments:

Natty said...

Lovely interpretation of the blue tones in our colour dare! Thanks for playing along with the Daring Cardmakers this week. :)

Jackie said...

Beautiful card, lovely colours :o)
Jackie xx

Sue Bridesmith said...

Beautiful, love the colours, thank you for joining us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge would love it if you came back next week.....
Hugs
Suzy B DT
XX

Chris Hanselman said...

Great papers. Lovely image. Thanks for joining our Patterned Paper Challenge at Delightful Challenges.

~~Chris
DC-DT

Shelia said...

What a cute image you've used on this fun card! Love all the details and that is the perfect DP for this sweet mermaid couple. Thanks for playing along with us at DRS Designs!

cass said...

Very pretty square card, thanks for joining us at Crafter Cafe this week

cass said...

Wonderful card, thanks for joining us at Fan-tastic Tuesday this week

Nancy said...

Lovely card, Vic! Beautiful colouring of that pretty image! Thank you for joining us at Lia Stampz! :o)

Denise Pustelniak said...

Very cute digi and love those colors!
Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet!

Kathy Freeman said...

Love these two cuties, such lovely colouring thank you for entering the MCC challenge..love Kathy xx

Whimsey said...

Ahhhh.....how cute are they? Adorable, great colors too!

Thanks for joining us at Wags 'n Whiskers! ~Michele, DT

Jackie said...

What a fun card, I love the texture on their tails! Thank you for joining us this week at the Digital Delights Delightful Challenges! I hope you play along with us again soon!

Jackie, Digital Delights Delightful Challenges DT

KT Fit Kitty said...

Hey, Vic - Just came from Paper Pretties and saw that you won over there! Congratulations!!!

Hazel said...

Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for January with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

Creations by Shirl said...

Such a sweet image! Thanks for joining Lia Stampz Challenge!

Marianne said...

Awesome card! Thank you so much for joining us at Lia Stampz!

Marianne said...

Such a pretty card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Lia Stampz!

Trace said...

These are really pretty, especially like the last card :D