The Challenge #86- Sketch

Hello again!

Thursdays are awesome days --
lots of challenges!

There's a new challenge 
The Challenge 
Sketch Dimensions
Layer 1- 4.25 x 5.5"
Layer 2-3.25 x 5"
Layer 3-2.75 x 4.5"
Layer 4- 1.25 x 4.25"

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Here's my card ---
STAMPS: Layering Turtle (Hero Arts); Trees (Inkadinkadoo); Sentiment - Sea Sentiments (Your Next Stamp).
PAPER: Marina Mist and Chocolate Chip cardstock (Stampin'Up); DP: Happy Campers (We R Memory Keepers); Text - Maps, Text & Ledgers (Die Cuts With a View).
INK:  Garden Party, Fiesta Blue (Catherine Pooler Inks); Desert Sand (Memento); Squeezed Lemonade (Tim Holtz Distress Inks);  Versamark;
EXTRAS:  Turtle die (Hero Arts); Small Banner Dies (Verve Stamps); White emboss powder. Arched banner die (Taylored Expressions).

I  need some more masculine cards so here's another one.  I created the ocean background by stamping a tree stamp with versamark and then white embossed to make coral at the bottom of the ocean.  Then I sponged it with Catherine Pooler Inks and Tim Holtz distress ink.

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Challenge Blessings!
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Bonnie said...

Love this turtle and how you used the trees for coral!

Eliz Stewart said...

Wow...just love this card...unique and beautiful!

Lesley said...

This card is so pretty and fresh, Nance. I love the emboss resist technique!

Notes by Nina said...

Beautiful card, I love the colours.

Kim Heggins said... your fabulous card! Your under the sea scene is amazing, love that sweet turtle!

Desire Fourie said...

Nance this is just gorgeous. Love the aqua colouring and play on words.
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Nancy said...

I had to stop by and tell you how fabulous this card is! WOW!

Virginia Lu said...

ADORE the inking and colors!!Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Make it Masculine” Challenge! Beautiful colors and design. Well done!

Kelly Lunceford said...

Beautiful background! I love all of the artistic details!

Claire Broadwater said...

Nance, this is fabulous! I love the colors and the embossing! That turtle is just amazing! BRAVO! XX