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Sunday, 5 July 2015

First play with the Crafwell eBrush with Spectrum Noir's.

Hello to everyone.  
This card was created for Crafter's Companion IIDT, using my new Craftwell eBrush.   
My DH purchased this for me as a recent anniversary gift, bless him. 
 Having lots of fun with this 
and practicing different techniques, which I will share on future projects.  
This background uses several different Spectrum Noir markers applied with the eBrush and a square of bulap material with blending solution, to make the textured details. 
I have also used some of the fabulous Crafter's Companion, Texture Stamps to create extra dimension.
 I love this mermaid stamp from Sheena Douglass.



Craftwell The eBrush
Spectrum Noir markers used:
Background using eBrush, with burlap and blender: 

BT2, BT3, GT3, GT4, CT2, CT3
Image
Skin: FS2, FS4, TN2, + 05, 90
Hair: PP1, PP2, PP3, + 25, 37
Tail: BT2, BT3, GT4, + 67, 69
Rocks: IG2, IG3, IG4, + 115, 118, 120

White gel pen for spots on mermaids tail
Stamps used:
Maid of the Sea - Sheena Douglas - Crafter's Companion
Textures Stamps - Splats and Stains - Crafter's Companion
Background papers from Destinations Papercrafting CD-ROM - Crafter's Companion
Coredinations card for mats.

Shells and flat backs jewels are from my stash.


I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

http://alphabetchallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2015/06/j-for-jewels.html
http://craftycatzweeklychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/challenge-286-anything-goes.html
http://creativefingerschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/challenge-86-winners-84.html
http://fairytale-challengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/challenge-121-unter-dem-meer-under-sea.html
http://pattiescreationschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/challenge-112-must-always-use-image.html
http://sisteractcardchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/challenge-113.html
http://craftyfriendschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/were-back-with-challenge-9-anything-goes.html
http://lilpatchofcraftyfriends.blogspot.com.au/2015/07/challenge-13.html
http://craftingbydesigns.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/month-long-anything-goes-in-july.html

Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and look at my card.


X

31 comments :

Sarah said...

Looks like you are mastering the technique brilliantly Laine, that background is gorgeous. Love the mermaid and that beautiful sentiment too xx

Jennifer Bradley said...

Morning Laine, wow the background looks fabulous, love the image. Hugs Jennifer xx

Sandie Gough said...

Gorgeous Laine, fabulous texture too xx
hugs xx

Linda Simpson said...

Morning Laine, oh my word this is simply stunning! Gorgeous background and the mermaid looks amazing, especially love her hair.
Hugs
Linda xxx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Laine and also thank you for joining us this week over on Crafty Catz
Dianne xx :)

(CC DT)

jane stillman said...

What a fabulous job you've done - fantastic!

aussie aNNie said...

Stunning Laine, wonderful background and need to know more about this eBrush.xx

Gram's Treasures said...

Beautiful background, Laine.
Joyce xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

fantastic backgrouns and a gorgeous card Laine
Gr Karin

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

WOW, just stunning Laine. Loving the coloring on her. Beautiful

barbara macaskill said...

Absolutely stunning!!! Must get my ebrush out and get busy!!! TFS!

Gina Knott said...

OMG Laine, you have mastered the background technique perfectly! This card is simply beautiful from the background to the colouring of the mermaid!
Hugs
Gina xx

Penny said...

How sweet of your DH! And what a wonderful gift! Love that bg, and, of course your stellar coloring and design! :^)
Hugs, Penny

coldwaters2 said...

Beautiful scene you have created here Laine love the textures and those fab bubbles a super make.
hugs
lorraine x

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Laine this is a gorgeous card I love the image the colouring is first rate. Hugs Jackie

Diane Louise Janion said...

You have made an absolutely beautiful card, your colouring is perfect. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Friends, hope to see you again for our next challenge. Good Luck. Diane Louise xx

Tamie said...

Loving the mermaid, the colors of your creation! The sentiment is awesome but I really love the touch of those sea shells, adds a touch of imagination and a dream of the sea. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful inspiration with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge #13. Good luck! Have a wonderful day

Tamie DT

Kati said...

Wow - what an amazing szene. I love the background an the way your colored the meremaid! Thanks for showing your beautiful card for our fairytale-challenge.
hugs
mamapia

Avril Watson said...

Laine, this is fantastic, love the background, and the image, love all the beautiful colours you have put together here, hugs xxx

Erin Stewart said...

This is amazing! I have those texture stamps and they look awesome! xx

Pia S said...

I don't know anything about the ebrush, but wow did you do an awesome job with it! This looks fantastic, Laine!

Creations by Shirl said...

Love your mermaid scene and those shells...Thanks for joining Crafty Friends Challenge!

Stacey Schofield said...

Great colours Thanks for joining us at Creative Fingers Challenges we hope to see you again next week. Stacey S DT xxx

JayBe said...

A super design, Laine and great sentiment too - thanx for sharing with us at the Alphabet Challenge.
Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

Granmargaret said...

Lovely Work. Thank you for joining the challenge at Creative Fingers. Hope to see you again next time.

Tracy Welham said...

Finally back online after moving home and able to catch up with all the gorgeous makes I've missed. This is one of my favourites, love mermaids and I think this is a stunning piece. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Sandi said...

Thanks for playing in our "Make a Splash: Water MUST be in your Image" Challenge #112!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Pattie Gomez said...

This is perfect for our challenge “Make a Splash” this week at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge!
Hugs
Pattie ♥

Bianca said...

WOW! What a lovely creation! I love the bagground and your coloration. Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge! Bianca XX

Vic said...

Gorgeous....a little piece of art! Love the colours and textures you have used for this super image. Thanks for sharing your work with us this month, over at Patties Creations...Vic, DT x

Kelly Schelske said...

What a gorgeous creation Laine!

Thank you for playing along with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends! Our newest challenge is on now, I hope you'll play along:-)