Sunday, July 21, 2013

Chalk Ah Lot nautical card

Back again for week 2 on the Chalk Ah Lot blog challenge blog for the challenge Nautical with Chalk.Here is my card which is similar to last weeks card. The waves have been painted with a mixture of powdered chalk and paint by Stamp N Plus. I added Stardust chalk to the embossed area after I inked it with distress ink. It's hard to see in this picture but in real life it has a beautiful shimmer to it. 

The anchor tag was painted with Gem chalk for the outside and Foggy for the anchor. I adore this card however I don't know what occasion it would be used for. I might hold onto this one for a while before sending it out to friends or family just so I can look at it:)

The embossing folder and twine/string is by Darice. The die cuts are all by Cricut's cartridge Life's a Beach. I really like the little seagulls. The cardstock used in this card is by Recollections. 

Thanks for looking.




Challenges:
http://www.baffies-kreativladen.blogspot.com/2013/07/challenge-22-wasser.html- Water
http://creativecornerchallenges.blogspot.de/- Let it sparkle (hard to see in photos)

14 comments:

  1. Lovely, thanks for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xxx

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  2. Love your waves and clouds! Nice addition with that anchor too! Thanks for playing along with us for the "Life's A Beach" Challenge at Chocolate, Coffee & Cards!

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  3. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at LEJ Designs challenge, DT Mandz xox

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  4. Fantastic card! I love the waves, the clouds and those pretty seagulls!

    Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Wednesday Challenge Blog!
    Laura

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  5. Lovely colours! Thanks for entering Rhedd and Rosies challenge, good luck! x

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  6. What a lovely card.

    Thank you for coming over and joining in with us on our 11th Challenge at Rhedd & Rosies Challenge Blog.

    Great Big Huge Hugs

    Becca xxx (DT member Rhedd & Rosie Challenge Blog)

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  7. Oh my this card is gorgeous! I love the chalked background. The soft colors and the design just simply beautiful. Thank you for coloring along with us at Chocolate, Coffee and Cards.

    Nadja

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  8. lovely card! Many thanks for entering the Rhedd and Rosie's Challenge and good luck! Melissa (DT) xxxx

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  9. I really like the effect of the coloring on the water. I also like the cloud embossing!
    Thank you for joining us on the Summer Fun Wags 'n Whiskers Challenge.
    Yolanda DT

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  10. The waves look so effective on your nautical card. Thank you for joining in at Cuttlebug Mania this week.

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  11. Very nice card. Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar.

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  12. This is a really nice card thank you for joining us at OSCC. Janet

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  13. This is a lovely card, love how you have created the sea a fab all round creation that's perfect for many an occaision. Thanks for joining us at Rhedd and Rosies. Hugs Tina (DT) xx

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  14. This is a fab marine card... love how you've made the sea!

    Thanks for sharing at Anything Goes this time.

    Christine x

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