Thursday, May 21, 2020

Mer-Message in a Bottle

Hi Crafty Friends! It's Laurie again with another card using the sweet Curly Haired Mermaid from the Mermaid Set. I had so much fun colouring her with my Copic Markers, especially all those curls, and creating this underwater scene with my Distressed Oxides.

Copic Markers:
Hair: C3/5/7/9
Fins: V17/15/12
Bottle: BG0000/000 and Glossy Accents
Paper: E50/51/53
Clear Jelly Roll Pen on Hair Accessory and tail highlights


Card Recipe:

For the Water:
Salty Ocean Distressed Oxide
Mermaid Lagoon Distressed Oxide
Wilted Violet Distressed Oxide
Blueprint Sketch Distressed Oxide
Tsukineko Frost White Shimmer Paint
Splashes of water and paper towel to remove water droplets
Ranger Mini Ink Blending Tool


For Rest of Card:
Spring Bloom Dew Drops by The Robin's Nest
Joy! Crafts Shell Border Die
Walnut Stain Distress Ink (to sponge shell border die)
Dazzle-it! Aqua Mix Seedbeads
The Sea Siren Blend Fibre by Busy Box Blends
Echo Park Imagine That 6x6 Paper Pad
Shells from Dollar Store


Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Cute as a bug... little Lulu with her flower picked just for you!


Ladybug Lulu (digital version)
Ladybug Lulu (rubber stamp)
Gnomes Set (rubber stamp)
Gnomes Set (digital version

Copic Markers:

Skin: E000/00/04/11/21, R20/22
Hair: E21/23/25/93/95/97/99
Reds: R20/22/24/27/46/59
Greys: C00/0/2/4/6
Greens: G09/14/28, YG05


Hugs, Sandra

Monday, May 18, 2020

Mermaids # 2 By Céline

Céline here to share another card with you today
I made another scene with Mermaids set, just a little bit different

Copics used : 
Ocean : B52, 93, 00, BG15, 11, 72
Sand castle : E37, 35, 341, W6, 5, 4, 3, YR16, 14, Y17, YR31, BV11, 00, 000, B00, 000
Sand : E57, 55, 53, 51, 50
Seaweeds : YG97, 93, G85, 82, 20
Mermaids : E13, 11, 21, 00, 000, R21, 20, RV66, V06, 12, 01, Y26, YR23, 31
Star fish : YR18, 04, 15

Thanks for stopping by.


Sunday, May 17, 2020

You are MERMAZING....

Hello everyone.....
We have GDT Anita Madden back with us today to share this MERMAZING card.... isn't it the sweetest???? <3


Thursday, May 14, 2020

Thank You Armed Forces

Hi Crafty Friends,
Memorial Day is coming up, the time to HONOR all our Veterans. I made this darling Army girl card featuring Military Girl from Paper Nest Dolls. There is a Military Boy too! Head to the store and grab these cuties and join me in thanking our vets! My cousin is a retired ARMY RANGER, see pictures below.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Do you know anyone in the military?
A: Me? Yes, my cousin, Rob the Army Ranger

Don't forget to subscribe, follow, and comment on my blog for your chance to win my May Prize (see right panel) and for more giveaways and inspiration follow me on Instagram @MadeByMeghanK

Paper Nest Dolls Military Girl
Stamplorations Star Stencil
Altenew Star Dies

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Life is a MerMay Party!

Hi Crafty Friends! My name is Laurie. You might have seen my cards and colouring recently as a Guest Design Team Member. Well, Christine has invited me to become a permanent Design Team Member! Yahoo! I'm so excited to join this immensely talented team!

So, here is my first post as a Design Team Member. For this card, I wanted to create a slim line card since they are all the rage right now. This card measures 4" x 9 1/4" which will fit into a regular Number 10 envelope (4 1/8" x 9 1/2"). I had so much fun colouring this cute underwater scene using most of the May Release digital images from the Mermaid Set.

Full Mermaid Card

Copic Markers:

Curly Hair Mermaid:
Skin: E04/11/21/00/000
Hair: E18/E15/YR23/Y21
Fin/Hair Accessory: R81/83/85 
Bottle: BG0000/000 and Glossy Accents
Paper & Cork: E50/53
Clear Jelly Roll Pen on Hair Accessory

White Jelly Roll Pen

Dark Hair Mermaid:
Skin: E04/11/21/00/000
Hair: E49/47/44/43/42
Fin: B97/95/93/91
Star/Hair Accessory: Y17/15/13 and Clear Jelly Roll Pen

Left Side of Mermaid Card

Walls: E30/31/33/35
Windows: Y13/15/17
Clear Jelly Roll Pen on windows, heart and door trim

Blonde Mermaid:
Skin: E04/11/21/00/000
Hair: E99/YR24/YR23
Fin: YG99/97/93/03
Shell: RV00
Rock: E30/31/33/35

Puffer Fish:

Clear Jelly Roll Pen on Fins

Brown Hair Mermaid:
Skin: E04/11/21/00/000
Hair: E30/31/33/35/37
Fin/Hair Accessory: BV00/02/04/08
Shell: C0/1/2/RV000
Pearl: BV000
Clear Jelly Roll Pen on Hair Accessory and Pearl


Clear Jelly Roll Pen



Center of Mermaid Card

A few dies and accessories from my stash finish this beautiful underwater scene where the Mermaids frolic and play for MerMay!

Hope you like my first card! Have a wonderful MerMay!


Monday, May 11, 2020

Birdbath By Céline

Céline here to share another card with you today
Do you remember last month release? I made a lot's of card with them and here another one.
For this one I used Birdbath and some flowers for the ground.

Copics used : 
Bath : W6, 5, 4, 3
Flowers : Y19, 15, YG17, 25, 13
Birds : C5, 3, 2, YR68, R24

Thanks for stopping by.

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