Thursday, July 1, 2021

Just Keep Swimming Mermaid Shaker Card

Hi Crafty Friends,
I am sharing Mermaid Shaker card using Mermaids from C.C Designs to inspire you to join the C.C Designs Facebook Challenge. The challenge theme is Create Your Own Background. Join the Facebook group and enter for your chance to win a $15 gift certificate to the store.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: How do you like to create backgrounds?
A: Me? I love using stencils and Distress Oxide Inks

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And PLEASE use the links below to get your GOODIES :)

C.C Designs Mermaids Stamp Set
Studio Katia Shell Shaker Die
Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle Dies
Lawn Fawn Stitched Sentiment Die
Sweet Sentiment Pistachio Biscotti Sequin mix

As You Like It Favorite Way to Add Stitching and Why? I love stitched Dies! I use them all the time! I think they highlight sentiments really well like above and I love the outline of stitching.
Dies R Us Challenge #172: AG with DRU Dies: Lawn Fawn
Cute Card Thursday #690 Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday #497-498: Anything Goes

The Little Mermaid (with optional twist of glitz)

Stamplorations Summer Challenges


  1. Awwwwe! This is a beautiful color combo! These sweet mermagirls have such cute expressions. (Mermagirl on the bottom looks like my doggo begging for a piece of cheese). Gosh your coloring is so pretty. Great name for shaker bits!

  2. Pretty colors and design for you background! Cute mermaids too!
    I like using stencils for backgrounds!

  3. That background with cute mermaids, stinking cute!
    I too love sometimes to make my own background according to my design requirement!

  4. I'm starting to use stencils more.
    Usually I use a DSP or just the
    plain CS. Love the fishscales.
    thanks for sharing

  5. Super cute card and awesome coloring as always. I don't have much time to craft so I usually use patterned paper or a simple stamped background. I'd like to start using stencils more, but that might just have to wait until my kids go away to college, lol!

  6. Adorable images and a great ink blended background! My favorite way to create a background is much like you...I love to ink blend using stencils.

  7. Gorgeous card. Love the mermaids.
    I like using patterned paper or embossing folders for backgrounds!
    Valerija xx

  8. Wow, what an amazing card! I love all the details and as always, your coloring looks superb. Love the movie you chose too and the look of this card goes very well with the movie, love the dreamy ocean feel! Thank you for joining us at Time Out!

  9. Stunning card!
    I like tu use stencil and inks.

  10. Cute mermaid card. I like embossed backgrounds.

  11. What a darling card featuring all things mermaidy! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at AYLI Challenge!

  12. Fabulous make, thanks so much for joining the AYLI "stitching" challenge. Hugs Squirrel x