Today’s handmade card has been created for the new challenge at I Love Promarkers Challenge #510.
The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes with the option of A Girly card.
You must use either promarkers, flexmarkers, aquamarkers or trias on your work.
Our sponsor for this challenge is Paper Nest Dolls.
For my card I have used one of their digital images called Mermaid Ellie In Clam Shell.
Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.
8″ x 8″ White Card Base
Paper Nest Dolls Digital Stamp Called Mermaid Ellie In Clam Shell
The Paper Boutique Perfect Partners – Powder Blue Paper Pad
The Paper Boutique Perfect Partners – Dusky Pink Paper Pad
The Paper Boutique Essential Nesting Dies – Volume X
The Paper Boutique Filigree Fancy – Sentiments Volume XX
Blue Pearl beads
Gold Glitter Glue
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Choose one plain paper and two patterned papers.
Print the digital image Mermaid Ellie In Clam Shell out twice.
Cut a square from the plain paper measuring 19 cms by 19 cms.
Attach to the card base.
Cut a piece of white card measuring 19 cms by 6.5 cms.
Cut a piece from the powder blue paper measuring 18.5 cms by 6 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base on the left.
Cut a piece from white card measuring 15 cms by 12 cms.
Cut a piece from the dusky pink paper measuring 14.5 cms by 11.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base, at a slight angle, using foam pads.
Colour in the digital image Mermaid Ellie In Clam Shell. I used Promarkers.
I coloured in the mermaid on the second image and decoupaged her to the the main image using foam pads.
Clam Shell: Praline, tan, pastel beige, spice
Sand: Umber, burnt sienna, honeycomb
Sea – Arctic blue, powder blue, verdigris, Sky blue
Seaweed: Herb green marsh green
Mermaid: Maroon, orchid, cerise, fuchsia, dusky pink. almond, apricot, sunflower, yellow
Fish: Antique pink, salmon. baby pink
Star Fish: Amber, mustard
Cut one of the large dies from volume X from white card.
Using a slightly smaller die, cut out the digital image.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base using foam pads.
Add blue pearl beads to the bubbles and a little glitter to the star fish.
Using a sentiment die cut the matt die from plain paper.
Cut the sentiment from white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base, using foam pads.
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