Under the Sea, Stampin’ Up

I know ,I know, now that Little Mermaid song is playing in your head……but you’re SMILING aren’t you;-) This is such a cute card, great for little friends birthdays, or happy vacation cards, retirement, new beach house…..gosh the list could go on!

The video on this card gives LOTS of extra tips, but I also want to take time to note the specific colors I used on the different sea creatures. You could also use my favorite tool……the brayer, on the background of this card instead of sponging it. Andddddd, another suggestion to shimmer up your card: you could attach all of your sea friends directly to the card, go over the whole thing with Versamark, cover with clear embossing powder, heat, and give the entire card some sparkle!


Ok, on to the Sea Friend specifics, remember they are all on Watercolor paper

Fish: Wild Wasabi, Crushed Curry, Pacific Point

Lobster: Pacific Point, Always Artichoke

Turtle: Always Artichoke, Crumb Cake, Pacific Point

Seahorses: Pink Pirouette, Crumb Cake

Sea Nettle/ Jellyfish: Stamped direct to paper in Pacific Point

Coral: Stamped direct to paper in Soft Suede

Base card layer: Pool Party, Tempting Turquoise, Bermuda Bay


# 129120 By the Tide clear mount stamp set

# 139361 From Land to Sea clear mount stamp set

# 131173 Crushed Curry ink pad

# 126959 Wild Wasabi ink pad

# 126975 Crumb Cake  ink pad

# 126982 Pool Party ink pad

# 126951 Pacific Point  ink pad

# 126956 Pink Pirouette ink pad

# 126972 Always Artichoke ink pad

# 126978 Soft Suede ink pad

# 126952 Tempting Turquoise ink pad

# 131171 Bermuda Bay ink pad

# 122959 Watercolor Paper

# 119682 Marina Mist card stock

# 100730 Whisper White card stock

# 104332 Snail Adhesive

# 101610 Stampin’ Sponges

# 133773 Sponge Daubers

# 126889 Stampin’ Trimmer

# 126199 Stampin’ Pierce Mat

# 103579 Paper snips

# 102300 Bone folder

# 126200 Stampin’ scrub

# 102394 Stampin’ mist

If you use the Heat Tool Technique:

# 129053 Heat Tool

# 102283 Versamark ink

# 109130 Clear Embossing Powder

If you use the Wink of Stella Technique:

# 141897 Wink of Stella Clear

If you have Crystal Effects left , use it 🙂 

# 129851 Clear block starter set

# 131527 Whisper White Envelopes

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