Monday, May 10, 2021

Make The Cards Challenge #15


 Welcome back friends!

It's time for a new challenge over on  Make The Cards Challenge.
Today we are having a themed challenge ...


We are so excited to have Donna Phelan as our guest designer today! 

I have used the following to create today's scenic creation . . .

Impression Obsession - Beach Chairs

 Impression Obsession Steel Die Beach Chairs

 Impression Obsession - Beach Umbrella

Beach Umbrella

 Impression Obsession - Sea Birds

Sea Birds

Tim Holtz distress oxide inks and large dauber sponges were used to create the background.

Challenges to share in:

Allsorts Challenge #623 - Create a landscape or scene
Creative Knockout Challenge #400 - ATG
The Male Room Challenge #150 - Water/Beach

I hope you'll come join in our challenge fun ... here's the link for you one more time ...

Make The Cards Challenge

 As always . . .



  1. I'd love to be sat in one of those chairs right now! A fantastic take on the theme. Thanks so much for joining in with my landscape or scene theme at Allsorts challenge this week.
    Lynn x

  2. Wish I was there. A really lovely scene with great colours and images. Thank you for joining our 'Create a Scene ' challenge at Allsorts.

    Kath x

  3. A lovely scene. The colors are great and so are the dies. [Bunny]

  4. Now doesn't that beach scene look inviting, I wonder if we will ever be able to do that again (unless you are lucky enough to live there of course). Perfect for our Allsorts theme this week, thank you.

    B x

  5. Wonderful scene Darlene! I can picture us sitting on those chairs wearing our flip flops. Here in AZ that's what I wear almost year round, I hate socks! LOL

  6. What a beauty of a sea scene. So relaxing even on paper! Fabulous ink blending. Thanks for playing along with The Male Room. X

  7. Wow that is gorgeous, I love your background, fantastic job with the background, your blending is wonderful and such a great relaxing scene you have created!

  8. Oh how I wish I was sitting in one of those chairs! Great beach scene Darlene!

    Thank you so very much for playing along in our 400th challenge over at Creative Knockouts! Good Luck and I hope to see you again next challenge!

  9. Fabulous beach scene, lovely card!
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

  10. well that looks like a fabulous beach and card. Thank you for playing at the Male Room Challenges.

  11. Fabulous background, the perfect setting for your die cuts!

  12. Um Can we just prop our feet up and sit there in your card? Cause that's what I want to do! :) Jill - MTCC

  13. Oh my friend, this is the perfect setting for us. A chair for you and one for me. Now we just need one of those coconut fru-fru drinks and we're all set :-) Love your fun card, Darlene!

  14. This is lovely! Great inked background. Thank you for joining us at The Male Room - Charlotte/Lady Joyful, DT

  15. What a wonderful, sunny beach scene, love the bright colors on the chairs. Thank you for joining The Male Room "Water/Beach" challenge, I hope you'll be back to join our new "Dads/Grandads" challenge.


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