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Friday, July 14, 2017

Sail Away!

Hi everyone, I hope you are all well.
I am hunkered down in my craft room, trying to keep warm,  with the heater on and a blanket over my knees - we are experiencing very cold winds, and snow in many parts of the country.

Today's card was inspired by the subject of 'aqua' at Paper Artsy. I remembered that I had this piece of card that I had played around with some aqua paint, so I die cut 2 pieces and layered them to make my sea. I highlighted the edges with a white Sharpie. The yacht was diecut from some textured white card, and the sky was sponged with an un-named ink pad. I added some clouds with the same ink pad,  and the seagulls and message were stamped with Memento tuxedo black.
Challenges -
Paper Artsy #9- aqua
Penny Black and More - for the boys
Happy Little Stamper - anything goes with dies
Pixie's crafty workshop #289/290- using snippets (the yacht)
Cards4Guys #173 -beside the sea

Thanks for visiting, and I appreciate any comments

16 comments:

  1. A very pretty card Glennis, I love your 'waves'!! - it's cold here too - we even had some snow flurries yesterday morning!!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  2. What a lovely card Glennis! Such a pretty scene as well.

    Bit stunned that it's so cold over there - here's hoping your weather soon changes for the better!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  3. Lovely card Glennis, try and keep warm have seen how cold it is over in NZ...xxHave a lovely weekend.♥
    [aNNie]

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  4. Cute! Thanks for sharing at Cardz 4 Guyz.
    ~DT Janis

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  5. Pretty card! Thanks for joining us at Penny Black & More and good luck!
    x Daniela (DT)

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  6. A perfect masculine card Glennis, many thanks for joining in at Penny Black and More challenge although we do need to see stamping as the focal element to be eligible for the prize draws.

    B x

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  7. great card...love the way you die cut the waves from that gorgeous watercolour paper...would make an excellent guy card....
    xx Karen

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  8. Great nautical scene! Love the waves.Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers!

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  9. We are just the opposite today, curtains closed to keep out the heat!
    Lovely summery scene, thanks for sharing at Cardz4Guyz. :)

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  10. A lovely tranquil scene you've created to make a great card x

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  11. Back again to say thanks for sharing at HLS Anything Goes with Dies.
    The heat has gone now we have the rain! :)

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  12. I love this Glennis, very dreamy xx

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  13. Bet you are glad you are not in the South Island! Didn't they get a hammering!! Didn't stop the rugby though!! You're going to have to wait a while before you can sail anywhere! Leandra

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