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Joy Clair - Seas the Day

Hello Everyone, 

today I am sharing two cards using that cute set called Seas the Day from Joy Clair! 



For my first card I used a stencil to make the background. Using distress ink and sponging in a lighter color at the top. I colored the mermaids with Copics. their fishtails are paper pieced with paint chips and heat embossed in gold. The rest I just stamped directly on the background, addling glossy accents to the bubbles and Wink of Stella to the jelly fish.


For my second card I used the same set - those fish are just the mermaids tails. Their back fins are the crowns. Just drew in the eyes and mouth. Added Bakers Twine and a little strip of patterned paper (envelope liner).





Hope you liked this!

Don't forget to play with us in the Joy Clair June challenge - the theme is Masculine or Fathers Day and we have a beautiful inspiration picture to give you some colors to play with! The challenge closes June 30, so there is still some time to play along!



Linking up with:
BaLiSa - Summer/Sun/Beach
Nimm mich mit!


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Comments

*Vicki* said…
So adorable!! Really love that cool watery background!! :)
conil said…
Are you kidding me. The first card is adorable with those sweet mermaids. But the second one...well, all I can say is, you're a freaking genius to see that those elements could be fish and the crown on their backs. I'm totally mind blown.
Suchi said…
Two 'Under the sea' cards are really gorgeous and adorable!! LOVE the background in first one very much!! :)
Suchi xx
Anita in France said…
Sweet and so fun, Cornelia ... those mermaids are adorable ... and those fish ... fantastic ... brilliant creativity ... just love those expressions! Hugs, Anita :)
papierelle said…
Allerliebst die kleinen Nixen, aber die Fischkarte ist grandios. Genial gestaltet die Fische!!!
Julie B said…
Love the wavy background to your sweet mermaids. :)
Peppina said…
Hallo Cornelia,

oooh, da bekommt man richtig Lust auf Urlaub. Wie gut, dass ich nächste Woche fliege... ;-)

Herzlichen Dank für Deine Teilnahme bei BaLiSa und viele Grüße!
cm said…
Your mermaids are delightful; your fish, such fun! Love the expressions on their faces...makes me laugh! It's like they've seen something they shouldn't have...hahahahaha!
hugs~c
Flo said…
Beim Anblick dieser Karte wird einem gleich etwas kühler bei diesen augenblicklich tropischen Temperaturen.
Schön, dass du bei BaLiSa dabei bist.
Liebe Grüße
Tolle Karten, super der Unterwasser Effekt.
Danke fürs Mitmachen bei BaLiSa.
Viele Grüße Silvia
Bine said…
Superschöne Meereskarten!
Vielen Dank auch für deine Teilnahme bei BaLiSa.
LG Bine
Karin said…
Hallo! Danke, dass du bei unserer Challenge "Sommer - Sonne - Strand" mitgemacht hast! Unsere neue Challenge mit einem tollen Farbbingo läuft bereits. Wir würden uns freuen, wenn du auch da wieder dabei bist! lg Karin

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