Sunday, 8 June 2014

Ahoy there!


I usually think of 'nautical' cards as being quite masculine, so I wanted to do one with a more feminine feel.

The boats were an SVG electronic cutter file, and I cut them out of 4 different patterned papers from a set that came free with a magazine. I inked everything and pieced them together, stamping some birds and the sentiment, (Woodware). I added some gems to the flag and sails.

I'd like to enter:
Retro Sketches  sketch
Use your Stuff patterned paper
City Crafter nautical
Creative Card Crew nautical

10 comments:

  1. Oh so lovely!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  2. This is cute! What a creative use of the patterned paper!
    - Shauna

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  3. Great use of designer paper and a very cute card!

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  4. Such a jolly card Marina and great use of the papers

    Love Chrissie x

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  5. This is fabulous! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

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  6. Gorgeous creation. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.
    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxx

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  7. SO cute!!!Thanks so much for sharing this week at CCCB :-)

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  8. Nautical scenes often tend to turn out quite masculine, but I like how you made a twist for a feminine style. It's a great idea that I'd like to try out myself! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  9. Oh wow - totally love those papers! Such a cute card, thank you for playing with us this week @ RetroSketches!

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  10. This is totally adorable!! I LOVE the fun boats and how you flipped the sketch. Fabulous card!!

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