Monday, 6 July 2015

Make My Monday - The Sea


I chose this week's theme at Make My Monday , The Sea. When I chose the theme I had a vague idea for a classic nautical card. However, this card came about because I thought I'd experiment with a stencil I'd made.

I made the stencil by tracing an image using the Silhouette Cameo and cutting it from mylar. I made it to do Tshirt painting with my dolphin-mad grandson. Here's the Tshirt we made:

For my card, I created two shadowy dolpins in different shades of ink and then made the one on the top using a die-cut I made when I test-cut the stencil in card. For my background I did lots of inking and used a Creative Expression bubble stamp and a verse from Crafty Individuals.

I hope you'll join us at Make My Monday with a sea-themed project.

I'd like to enter:
Paper Artsy - stencils
Fairytale Challenge under the sea

7 comments:

  1. Wonderful stencil and it looks great on the tee shirt as well

    Love Chrissie cx

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  2. Lovely effect of stenciling the trio of dolphins. And I really like the look of that water. Great pick of theme!

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  3. Lovely Card and fantastic idea using the stencel for your grandsons t-shirt. He looks so happy!
    Thanks for showing it for our fairy tale challenge this week.
    hugs
    mamapia

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  4. Really lovely card Marina and the T shirt looks fabulous! Can see why your grandson loves it.
    My elder one loved dolphins as a child too.
    Fliss xx

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  5. Oh, I love the colors and the dolphins on your card!! How fun that you made the stencil (looks great on the shirt too!).

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  6. Wonderful card and great t-shirt too! I love your creative use of the stencil. xxx

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  7. What a super lovely shirt! Your grandson shurly love it! But I also love the card. Thats realy a super useable cameo cut out. Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge. Bianca XX

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