Monday, 25 June 2018

Birthday Fishes

Don't you just love it when you've got enough points for a freebie?  I just couldn't resist getting 'Mermaid Viviane' from Make It Crafty as she comes with a couple of separate Koi fish.  
I've coloured sea backgrounds a few times now, but wanted to try doing it a different way.  I've basically done thick lines of different blue-green shades to represent the light shining through the water.  I added some bubbles after.  The Koi fish are fussy-cut and raised up with 3D foam pads for some dimension.

Products used:
  • Card blank
  • Yellow card
  • Make It Crafty chipboard sentiments
  • Gold glitter gel pen
  • White Sakura Gelly Roll
  • ProMarkers - Burnt Orange, Bright Orange, Pumpkin, Sunflower, Cinnamon, Tan, Dusky Pink, Putty, China Blue, Rose Pink, Burnt Sienna, Caramel, Sandstone, Turquoise, Duck Egg, Cool Aqua & Tea Green




I am entering my card into the following challenges:
  1. Make It Crafty - Animals
  2. Simon Says Wednesday - Bright And Cheerful
  3. Creative Fingers - #148 Anything Goes
  4. Cupcake Inspirations - #449 Under The Sea
  5. AAA Cards - #118 Use A Frame




8 comments:

  1. Fabulous Scales Nicola, thanks for joining us at Make it Crafty xx

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  2. She’s one very gorgeous mermaid and I love all her golden orange colours. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards.

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  3. Gorgeous design, Nicola, love the colors! Thank you for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  4. Is lovely birthsday card :)
    Thank You for joining us at Creative Fingers challange. DT Ella

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  5. Beautiful coloring. Thank you for sharing with us at AAA Cards. =) Tracie

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  6. Really lovely birthday card. Your colouring is fantastic - I love the colours you chose, and the look of sparkle is brilliant. Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations - Charlotte/Lady Joyful, DT

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  7. Fabulous mermaid, beautifully coloured. Thanks for sharing with us at AAA Cards

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  8. Wonderfully colored mermaid and fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!
    Hugs,
    Debbie

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I am always trying to improve my colouring and cardmaking skills and constructive feedback is always welcomed.

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