Friday, February 7, 2014

Crafter's Companion February challenge-CAS cards

This month's Crafter's Companion Challenge Blog theme is CAS cards (Clean & Simple).  The focal image is from from Sheena's newly released Hidden Stars set. The background water is effect is made by her Embossing Folder 5" x 7" - Water Ripple

All the coloring was done with Spectrum Noir Markers onto Luxury Centura Pearl Printable Snow White Cardstock. For the background, I used the wide tips and Spectrum Noir Brush Nibs of different shades of True Blue and Blue Turquoise to create waves:
BT1, BT2, BT3, TB1, TB2, and TB3.

To color the seahorse, I colored direct to the cardstock, dabbing lightly in small areas. The markers blend so easily on the pearl cardstock. Colors used:
  TB1, LV1, LV2, and LV3.

I cut out the the seahorse, edged him with a black water-based marker, popped him with Double Sided Adhesive Foam Circles, and added some self-adhesive accents from my stash for the bubbles.

On the inside, I put a strip of the embossed layer.

Every month, there's a fun challenge with a chance to win a voucher to shop at Crafter's Companion. Visit the Crafter's Companion Challenge Blog for all the details on this month's challenge. For inspiration, be sure to visit the Crafter's Companion DT members.  You can see their latest designs by clicking on the names on the left side of my blog..

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Marge said...

This is lovely! The embossing folder and the seahorse go great together...

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