Friday, June 20, 2014

KK Marina the Mermaid

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Hi Friends, I've been wanting to color the adorable Kraftin Kimmie Stamp "Marina" for a while and since Summer is finally here I'm sure it will fit some challenges. I also had a goal with this card of finally breaking out my Copic Air Brush System, a Christmas gift!!! Took me long enough, huh? I was a little intimidated by it but it worked great after just a few minutes of trying. I sprayed 2 colors on the circle die cut to match the patterned paper.
This card was fun to make. Kraftin Kimmie stamps are some of the best for Copic coloring. I did Google the stamp to see how other people colored it and to use as a guide. The sentiment stamps are Kraftin Kimmie too. The wavy paper is perfect, Echo Park I think. This is actually Mojo Monday Sketch 350 but I changed the rectangles for circles (vellum) and I tied the bow on the opposite side. (And I made it a square instead if rectangle).
The small shells/etc. are some findings from Michaels. Cloud Nine makes the rain drops I used as bubbles.
Links to challenges below.

Kraftin Kimmie -Wonderful Wednesday
Cute Card Thursday -By the Seaside
Moving along with the times -Beside the seaside
Seize the Birthday -Anything Goes
7Kids College Fund -Anything Goes
Hambo challenges -Here comes summer
Ribbon Carousel -Summer Fun
Marker Pop #45 -Anything

Thanks for stopping by! Enjoy summer! Kim

16 comments:

  1. A beautiful scene and card for our beside the seaside challenge at MAWTT. Thank you so much for joining us. Hazel L. x

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  2. Lovely card - great stamp! The coloring is fab and so are the DP, too. :)

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  3. Gorgeous card Kim, beautiful stamp. I love a mermaid! Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week. Claire MAWTT DT.

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  4. Wow Kim! Such a beautiful card! You did an amazing job coloring the sweet image as well

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  5. Such a great link up! Thank you for sharing this with us.
    Jackie dt @ Pause Dream Enjoy

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  6. Love! Thank you for Linking Up at PDE Linky Party.
    Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    ~Janis
    Pause Dream Enjoy Page on Facebook

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  7. this is precious....so glad you played along with Mojo Monday!

    sparkle & shine *~*

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  8. love your card all the elements you've used go perfectly together. Thanks for playing with us at http://7kidschallengeblog.blogspot.com/

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  9. Gorgeous card!

    I love the coloring, ohhh my this is beautiful!

    Thanks for playing along and good luck in the challenge!

    Don’t Forget…Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps has a NEW challenge every Wednesday & Saturday…with awesome stamp giveaways and gift cards!

    Becky
    www.CardsByBecky.blogspot.com

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  10. What a great scene you created with this adorable image. Fabulous coloring. Thanks for joining us at Seize the Birthday.

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  11. This is awesome! Fantastic vibrant colors and you've put so many great elements together in your layering. Super fun summer card Kim! Hugs!

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  12. Absolutely stunning! Thanks so much for joining us at the Hambo Hoedown.

    Jeannie
    Hambo Stamps Design Team

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  13. Kim..you have so many elements to this card! I Really love it!!! You are very creative! Thanks for joining us over at Seize the Birthday!!!

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  14. Fabulous Summer card! Lovely image!
    Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Milk Coffee challenge.
    Hugs, Andreja

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  15. So many gorgeous details here! Love your orange and aqua palette, too, and those images are perfectly precious!

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