Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Sending You An Ocean of Love

Hi everyone!
I hope you are having a fabulous day and aren't too hot where you are. It is super hot in my area so in my craft room I will stay lol! I made a super cute card today for
 Day 1 of the MFT Camp Create 2019 that actually started earlier this week.
Day 1 was all about Watercolor. Here is a look at what I created:

I mixed some Distress Oxide inks with some water to create my watercolors. I colored some watercolor cardstock with three different colors, getting lighter as I approached the top of the paper. The original plan was to have the entire front of the card be my watercolor panel, but I decided at the last minute to use a Zig Zag Stitched Circle Stax die to create more of a focal piece. Once I had my circle cut out, I added an ocean floor by using some kraft cardstock and the Stitched Basic Edges dies. I heat embossed my greeting along the bottom and added some little fish from the Friends with Fins stamp set and then popped up my circle with some foam tape to the front of my card base. I colored that adorable whale from the Friends with Fins set with my Copics and popped that up with more foam tape. I completed my little scene by adding some coral and sea weed from the Under The Sea dies and added a few Nuvo drops. I added a crochet bow the the top of my card and called it good!

I think this turned out so cute and I had a lot of fun playing with ink, water and paintbrushes today.

I will also be entering my card into the following challenge:

Thanks so much for stopping by today and taking a look at my latest creation!
I really appreciate it!
I hope you have a great crafty day!

Supplies Used:
--Cardstock: Canson Watercolor, Copic, Cilantro (Lawn Fawn), Calypso Coral (SU!), Recollections
--Stamps: Friends with Fins (MFT)
--Dies: Under The Sea, Stitched Scallop Basic Edges, Zig Zag Stitched Circle Stax
--Inks: Stormy Sky, Salty Ocean and Chipped Sapphire Distress Oxides, Versamark, Memento Tuxedo Black
--Copics: B37, B34, B32, W1, W0
--Misc.: Foam Tape, Morning Dew Nuvo, Dark Walnut Nuvo, Honey Gold Nuvo, Corner Chomper, White Embossing Powder, White Gel Pen


Marilyn said...

Pretty card!
Have a great day!
Marilyn ❤️

MBFairySky said...

Such a pretty card ! Fabulous design and colors !
Thanks for sharing your inspiration on the Simon Says Challenge !

Scrapper69 said...

Ooh, how Pretty! Love the blue ocean vibe! You've been rocking these camp cards! I wish I had time to play along this year, but sadly life has taken over! :) I'll just enjoy yours!! :)


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