Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Double D - Creatures under/in the Sea

  

Hello Dear Friends!

It's time once again for a new challenge over on the Double D Challenge Blog!
Diane is our host today and her theme of choice is:
 
Creatures Under / In the Sea
 
and here's an inspiration board she has created to help get you started . . .


 What a great & fun theme idea ... thanks Diane!!

While looking through my binder of beachy dies I spotted these adorable Amy Designs 'dolphins' (#ADD10102) and immediately my brain went into create a scene mode!  LOL

I created the sky on my card front using TH oxide 'broken china' ink and a large sponge dauber.  I actually used the ink that remained in the sponge I use for the TH 'mustard seed' oxide ink to create my sun.  I tore a few strips of scrap white card stock then sponged it using TH 'salty ocean' oxide ink to create my ocean waves.


I die cut the dolphins from scraps of white card stock the colored them with a Tombow N-45 Gray Water Based Marker, water and an artist brush.

My sentiment is by Pink Fresh and I've used a Stampscapes 'birds' stamp in the sky.

 Not perfect by any sense of the word, but it was fun to make and hopefully whom ever I send it to will appreciate my efforts lol.

The prize that you'll be playing for this time around is:


 Remember, it's a random draw for the winner so it could be YOU!!

You'll want to be sure to pop over to the Double D Challenge Blog to see all the details and amazing samples offered up by our VERY TALENTED design team ladies!!

 Thanks so much for stopping by!
  I hope you've found inspiration from today's creation!  
Hope to see you at Double D! 

  As always . . .

10 comments:

  1. awww Sis, absolutley love this, been a while since I saw dolphins and love them too... sending biggest hugs ever

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  2. Great card my friend! Love the dies you used!

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  3. This is just gorgeous, love the dolphins.xxx

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  4. Perfect design, love the torn paper for the waves/white caps. Your pod (is that what you call them?) of dolphins are so fun, love to see this scene from a boat, any boat lol Perfect!

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  5. Adorable, Darlene! I love this pod of jumping dolphins. A perfect sea creature to go with the sentiment. The torn paper and inking help create a great water scene.

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  6. I love that you made the dolpins jumping out of the water. They look glorious when they do that and create oohs and ahhs! I once swam with the dolphins, true story.

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  7. they are so cute and I like how you did the water and the reflection of the sun

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  8. Aww, these are gorgeous! Such a lovely and peaceful scene. Brings back memories of being on a bay tour and seeing 4 dolphins at play. Precious memory of an amazing vacation :-) Lena xx

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  9. How clever to tear the paper to make waves. They looks FABULOUS, as do your sweet dolphins jumping out of them. Such an adorable card!

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  10. This is such a beautiful and adorable scene with the dolphins and the pretty waves Darlene

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