Monday, 15 June 2015

Down at the beach

We're having a bit of summer fun over at Oddball Art.  Although I think the wether in the UK has got it's seasons confused again!

The image I've chosen for my inspiration is number 185.  She immediately spoke to me of summer - but I pondered a while to think of a setting.  In the end I went for a beach.  I sketched a little island in background and added some water, sand and bat reflections :)  All this was done with ProMarkers.  He's a close up for you.



Having coloured the image and mounted it onto some black card stock I decided to do a CAS card.  I've been doing one or two of these lately and hopefully I'm improving.

So all I used was some more black card stock for the back ground and some blue mushy patterned paper from one of Lili of the Valley's paper packs (that's the only way I could thing to describe it sorry - LOL!)

To finish off some self adhesive gems and a sentiment made out of letter beads.
So come on over to the blog and join us, we'd love to see your beautiful creations.
Andrea x

I'd like o enter this card into the following challenges
Without Words - Summer Holidays
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes
Addicted to Stamps - Summer Colours
I Love ProMarkers - Anything Goes
Wags N Whiskers - CAS
Crafty Catz - Clean and Simple
Create and Inspire - Anything Goes



9 comments:

  1. Stunning card. I love the scene you have created here. X

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  2. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Wags N Whiskers, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  3. Gorgeous card, beautifully coloured. Thank you for joining us over at http://lilpatchofcraftyfriends.blogspot.co.uk/ challenge 11, good luck.

    Love & Hugs
    Jacquie J xxxDT LPOCF
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  4. Darling card. I love it! Thank you for joining us at Create and Inspire Challenge.

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  5. Sweet card, so cute...
    Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.x

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  6. Oh Andrea, your card is so cute! :) I love CAS style and your colouring is fantastic!
    Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Create and Inspire!
    Hope to see you again!
    Hugs N Smiles
    Francesca (DT)

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  7. Supercute card, and a really lovely image.Thanks for sharing it with us at I Love ProMarkers for the Anything Goes challenge. Good luck, hugs from Lisbeth

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  8. cool card! Thanks for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge Blog. Spread the word! Our challenge is always anything goes! Good luck!

    La-Vie B. – Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge Blog DT
    Follow me at C’est La-Vie Designs Unlimited, LLC

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  9. Beautiful Colouring.. Especially of her hair.. Great Card!
    Have a Great Summer!!
    Thank you for joining us at ATSC! SummerHug from Sol

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