Sunday, 11 October 2015

Under the sea - mixed media project.

Hello to all.  My card share for today features a mixed media project.  I had loads of fun creating this one and got covered in paint and glitter.  
The background is painted using a layer of gesso and colour was introduced with my Spectrum Aqua markers.  
The image is a digi stamp from QKR Stampede - Sea Horse. 
Various stamps have been painted/stamped onto the project and coloured with paints, markers and pencils.

List of materials used to make this card:
Image as listed above.
Spectrum Aqua markers for background: Aquamarine, Teal, Kingfisher, Sea Green
Spectrum Noir markers/pencils for image and detail:  BT1, BT2, BT3, HB1, HB2, HB3, DG2, DG3, DG4, + 14, 45, 67, 71, 80, 120.
Crafter's Companion Watercolour Card.
Pebeo Gesso - white.
Centura Pearl layer with Crafter's Companion Textures - Hessian Folder and Pebeo gold Gilding Wax.
Blue netting and Stampendous frantage - Shabby White for further texture detail.

Crafters Companion Sara Signature Butterfly Lullaby Collection - Fancy Flourishes Die.

White gel pen.
Beads, shells, anchor charm and ribbon are from my stash.

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

So delighted that this card featured twice, as a Favorite of the w/e 10/18/15/ on Splitcoaststampers.

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


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Pia S said...

This looks fantastic, Laine!! I love the feeling of movement you've been able to give the water, such a great mix of stamps and seashells too, perfect for this sweet seahorse.

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,lovely image and

julie_woolston said...

Wow it's amazing Laine , love it .
Hugs Julie xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Laine a real 'wow factor' in my eyes, love it to bits...Lovely work of art.xx
 {The Journey Is The Start  aNNie  my personal blog}

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

just stunning Laine. This one is a real beauty

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Laine this is a beautiful underwater scene the texture and colours are wonderful
lorraine x

Sarah said...

You've done it again Laine, this is magnificent xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

stunning Laine also the colours.
Gr Karin

KraftyKoolKat said...

Such a beauty Laine, well worth the mess. Lol!!

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Laine this is a stunning card it really does look like it is under the sea. Hugs Jackie

Gina Knott said...

Oh it's gorgeous Laine! Love the tones of blue and different textures.
Gina xx

Jennifer Bradley said...

OMG Laine. what a fabulous mixed media card. I love all the different texture and there is so much going on. Love the colours and little seahorse. Hugs Jennifer xx

Linda Simpson said...

This is absolutely awesome! Love the fabulous scene you have created with the texture and cute seahorse.
Linda xxx

Sue said...

WOW! This is stunning Laine, the colours are amazing.
Sue xx

Lea Brawn said...

Absolutely fabulous card Laine. Gorgeous colour x

Avril Watson said...

Utterly stunning Laine, love the colour and detail here, hugs xxx

Tracy Welham said...

This is so beautiful! Gorgeous colours, would make a lovely framed picture. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Katie Lamb said...

Stunning project

Andree said...

A wonderful card Laine. I love the pretty seahorse and beautiful colours you've used xx

Cumbrianlass said...

Another Stunning from me too, and absolutely love the colours. Hugs Janet xxx

Jane Savage said...

So beautiful, Laine! Stunning colours! xxx

Sylv said...

Love the colours on this fabulous card, stunning. Sylv xx

Anna Jasiolek said...

I really love how you interpreted our challenge, this card is fantastic and I am so glad you shared you talent with us. Thank you for joining our 'embossing' challenge at Crafty Catz and please come back for a brand new theme.
Anna xxx

Penny said...

Gorgeous palette on this creation, Laine! A true work of art--love everything you combined to make this fantastic scene! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Diane Louise Janion said...

Absolutely beautiful, fab image, gorgeous colours and love all the embellishments you have used. Thanks for entering the 'Gems and/or Pearls' challenge over at Crafty Friends. Hope you will join us for our next challenge... Good Luck!
Diane Louise (DT)

Linda said...

Gorgeous card. Love the colors
Thanks for playing along with our gems and/ or pearls challenge over at Crafty Friends.
xx Linda DT CF

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