03 April 2012

Mad for Markers - April Showers

This month at Mad for Markers the challenge is April Showers - colour something to look wet! Well I struggled to get my image to look wet by colouring alone so I put a little gloss on to give my little image the wet look it needed.

Copic Colours
Hair/Left Shell - RV10, RV11, RV13, RV14
Skin and cheeks - E50,E51, E11, E20
Tail - BG11, BG15, BG18, BG23
Middle Shell - E30, E33
Right Shell - BV01
Eyes - B34, B41

Additional Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm 'Seren' and Shell Colouring Images from Internet
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Bazzill and DCWV the glitter matstack
Patterned Paper: DCWV the All Dressed Up Matstack
Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black and Printer
Die Cuts: Cricut 'Life's a Beach' Cartridge (Seaweed)
Embellishments: 3D Crystal Lacquer and Misc KindyGlitz.

I am entering this in the following challenges
Papertake Weekly Challenge - Anything Goes
Pollycraft Monday Challenge # 134 - Water, Water Everywhere
Pile it On Challenge # 14 - Create a scene

Syren and all your copics can be purchased at the Mad for Markers store and you can check out the other Design Teams work at the challenge blog here.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

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  1. gorgeous card sam.i love your seabed scene and really stunning colours and image :D

    xx coops xx

  2. Samantha this is FABULOUS I love it , she is adorable and the scene is great well done hugs Elaine

  3. What an awesome scene you created! I knew I should've bought her at the Farmer's Market! She's gorgeous, love the pink hair!!!

  4. Fabulous card!
    Thanks for playing with us at Pile It On!
    Helen x

  5. Fabulous card love this very very much! so cute and love your sparkly tank plants and shells too! Thanks for Joining us on the Pile It On challenge this time, see you soon! hugs Samantha :0)

  6. What an adorable scene - love all the glitter too. Thanks so much for sharing this cute card with us at the Pile It On Challenge.

  7. Fabulous! Thanks so much for sharing your talents with us at Papertake Weekly, and hope you join us again soon!
    hugs, Sharon

  8. Gorgeous card Sam! I love her pink hair!

    Thanks so much for joining last week's Water challenge at Pollycraft! I hope you can play again this week!