Well I'm back with another sea and sunset card. I do love to create these scenes. I love the sea and the colours of sunset and crating these transports me straight home to the beautiful island of Malta.
We have just spent a week there and I have observed a few sunsets at the beach. This is also the card I made for my husband on our 15th anniversary, he also loves he sea.
It is quite a simple card to make. I simple inked with distress inks and brushes through a circle with distress inks. I used a mask for the sun and squeezed lemonade, mustard seed, spiced marmalade, abandoned coral, tumbled glass and stormy sky.
For the sea I used tumbled glass, mermaid lagoon, stormy sky, faded jeans and chipped sapphire.I added reflections with spectrum noir pencils.
The sandy area is inked with fossilized amber.
I added some waves with white pen and the glimmer with a clear wink of stella pen.
Then I stamped the sentiment from the sea set of stamps by Hobby Art.
I finished the card with a few shells, some pearls and a blue mat.
So I hope you like my offering. My hubbie sure did, Theresa xx.
I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Hobby Art blog challenge - beside the seaside
Simply less is more challenge - colour: sunset
sisteract card challenge - anything goes
This is a super little scene, I love the sparkle on the water!ReplyDelete
Thanks so much
"Less is More"
thanks Chrissie xxDelete
Wonderful card, Theresa, I love it - especially the shimmery sea xReplyDelete
thanks Janet xxDelete
Takes me back to Malta too. Love the shimmer Theresa. A very lovely composition. Good luck in your challenges. xxReplyDelete
Thanks Emma. You should come there when we are around xxDelete
Your Artwork as always is stunning Theresa . Good Luck in the Hobby Art Challenge xxxxReplyDelete
Thanks Bernie xxDelete
Beautiful card, Theresa. The colours are are perfect sunset shades. Hope you had a wonderful anniversary xxReplyDelete
Thank you Annie xxDelete
Such a beautiful blend of colours in your masked circle, and the effect you've achieved for the water is wonderful.ReplyDelete
Thanks for sharing with us.
Less is More
Thank you Anita. Glad I got it right finally xxDelete
I love the watery sparkle, what a gorgeous scene, your husband will have loved this card!ReplyDelete
Thank you very much for joining us.
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thanks Anne. he did love it xxDelete
WOW! this is stunning, amazing inking and accessories and the shimmer you've created on the water is FANTASTIC. Sorry I didn't get to you before the challenge closed.ReplyDelete
Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
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thank you Sarah. no worries. most people comment after the challenges close anyway xxDelete
Adorable card Theresa! I just love the sea you created!ReplyDelete
Thanks for playing along with us this week at Sister Act Card Challenge
thanks Mary xxDelete