I am having a BLAST with the current Inky Paws Challenge
Since the days have been blazing hot here in Texas,
staying indoors and crafting is definitely an option!
I used some of the NEW Newtons Nook Collection to create my card.
Starting with the background
Not one but TWO of the new stencils were used.
I started at the bottom to create my “Sandy Bottom Club” for my shrimp.
The lighter of the Distress Oxide Ink goes down on the paper first,
and then I highlighted with the darker color.
Once I had the shading that I wanted for my sea bottom,
I grabbed the Waves and Splashes Stencil
and turned my attention to the top.
Placing the stencil slightly over the bottom part,
I used my lighter Distress Ink color first and started to create “waves”.
Ink blending my “waves” in with darker Distress Ink to outline the shape.
The lower “wave” I chose to keep the white imprint.
The upper “wave” I inked in with color to create some depth.
My featured image and sentiment come from the
The shrimps in the “Sandy Bottom Club" are from the
What a perfect pair to use on a card!
I hope this card inspires you to take some
time and create card to share with us!
There is a link in the challenge picture above.
Thanks for stopping by.
Have a great rest of the week!