Wednesday, August 24, 2016

SSS Monday - Go fish

My son is about to start his junior year of High school, and everyone keeps warning us that this one is a real doozy, so I thought I'd make a supply of "hold in there" type cards for when those moments arrive.
This card, for the Go fish challenge at Simon Says Stamp - Monday, is the first of those.
I used a this tutorial from Splitcoast stampers for the background, using acetate, tissue paper and re-inkers, and Avery Elle's Swim team stamp set.
I had the silver anchor charm which, as I'm not going to have to post the card, I thought I'd use rather than a die cut.


3 comments:

  1. Wow, your background is amazing, Sarah! I love the tiny fish swimming around and the way it actually looks like there's a current going through the water. Great job! Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge.

    Cathie ♥

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  2. Hi Sarah!
    What a fun and super creative card. You have so much talented, and I'd be honored to have you share your talents with us. I would like to warmly invite you to stop by these two SUPER FUN challenge blogs. It would be a BIG blessing to have you play along with us at both:
    Word Art Wednesday – Always Anything Goes/Family Friendly
    http://www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.com

    CropStop – Always Anything Goes
    http://www.cropstop.com/blog

    Both challenge blogs offer AWESOME prizes, and I’d be thrilled to have you join us. Hope to see you there soon.
    Karen

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  3. Wow!!! That background is phenomenal Sarah! It seriously feels like we are looking up to the surface and seeing the sun through the water. What a great card for your son. Congrats on your spotlight at SSSMonday Challenge. -- Mary Elizabeth

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