Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Moon Marsh Mermaid

Hi everyone and Happy Tuesday! Hope your week is off to a great start. I have to make this super quick, I have to get to work early today.




For my card today, I decided to ink up this gorgeous image from Sweet Pea Stamps. This particular image was illustrated by the fabulous Elaine Cox and is called Moon Marsh Mermaid. I think she's just gorgeous and I had so much fun coloring her up. I colored the image with copics and then sponged around the top of the image lightly with SU's Pretty in Pink ink. Next I added some Stardust Stickles to her tail and to the lilly pads and then I added some small pearls to her hair. I next created my card base using SU cardstock. My DP is from MME. For some finishing touches, I added a bow (tied with my Bow Easy) and roses from Wild Orchid Crafts. What do you think?

Well, that's all from me today. Thanks so much as always for stopping by. Have a wonderful day and I'll see you back here soon.

7 comments:

Angela said...

Oh Christine this is so gorgeous. I love the colors and the pink pearls you added to her hair.
Hugs:)
Angela

jimlynn said...

So pretty! Love that little frog in the image too. Wonderful.
Lynn

Danielle Champagne said...

Hello Christine! How lovely is this image. Such a great feeling to admire pastel and soft colors! You did a Fantastic job coloring and showchasing Moon March Mermaid. Your choice of paper is perfect. and so very lovely. Looking forward to ink some of the Sweet Pea's Collection.
Hugs.
Danielle.

Belinda said...

Lovely! The pearl headband that you added is just PERFECT!

Marlene said...

LOVE the pearls in her hair! How cute!

Lyn S said...

Your card is so pretty Christine!

marsha said...

Christine, this is just beautiful! Love the colors and the pearls in her hair are OTT!
Hugs,
Marsha

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