Friday, August 13, 2010

Mermaid at Sunset

I decided to use more of the paper with this Sweet Pea image. I used masking and sponged the background and water. The water is topped with Glossy Accents to add shine. If you're not familiar with the masking technique here's a tutorial.

Supplies used on this project:
Image-Spring Night, by Ching Chou Kuik Sweet Pea Stamps; Sentiment-Stampabilities
Stamp Ink-Memento Tuxedo Black
Papers-Neenah white card stock, Elegant Eggplant solid purple Stampin Up card stock, teal and purple DP's unknown
Skintones-yr0000, e000, e21
Hair-e39, e09, e29
Fin/Clothing-b14, b16, b24
Moon-v000, v01, v12
Sand-e31, e53
Leaves-g94, yg97
Eyes-b000, b00, b01
Stampin Up Inks for sponging-
Sky-Night of Navy, Elegant Eggplant, Rose Red
Water-Baja Breeze, Blue Bayou, Tempting Turquoise
Misc-Smooch "cherry chocolate, pool, nautical navy and illuminate", Stickles "mermaid", Dew Drops "Pointsetta and Winter Retreat", small sticky dots, Martha Stewart border punch, chalks for cheeks

Challenges this project qualifies for:
Sentimental Sunday-#15 Anything Goes
Ooh La La-#60 spots/dots (Dew Drops)
Drunken Stampers-#28 Masking



  1. Hi Lisa,

    It's nice and the colours also!

    Greetings, Jaimie

  2. This is beautiful Lisa the colours, image and design are gorgeous fabulous work hun.
    Lorraine x

  3. Wow what a really creative beautiful card
    Thank you so much for playing along with us at ooh la la this week

  4. Wow, this card is gorgeous! And I love that colour combination.

  5. Gorgeous card! Fabulous coloring.

    Thank you for joining us for the Sentimental Sundays “Anything Goes” challenge. I hope you will join us again this week for the new challenge, “Ribbons or Lace”.



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