Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Not your average mermaid

I needed a birthday card for a special person, and the only
requirement was that it had to have a mermaid on it.
I just so happen to have won a mermaid image from 
Lacy Sunshine, and was looking forward to coloring her up.

Her name is Morticia Siren.
She's pretty bad ass for a mermaid.

I colored her with Copics and backed her on to a glittered card stock.
I also lucked out and found some stashed pre-cut flourishes in the same shade
of pink as her hair. I like it when that happens.


And I had some old stashed dew drops in the same shade, too.

I kind of went wild with the Stickles in various shades of greens
and yellow.

I used a new Stickle color called, Tropical Tangerine in her hair.
I really like this color! I have yet to find a good pink colored Stickles,
but this tangerine color will definitely work. 

Thanks for dropping by today.

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9 comments:

  1. Love this Glo!!! Fabulous mermaid, awesome colours, and great stickles!! Love the glitter background too! Thanks for joining us at LOC And A Step in the Dark this week! mo xxx

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  2. A really fun image for this lovely card. Great use of the stash flourishes

    Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday

    Love Chrissie x

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  3. She is gorgeous! Thank you so much for sharing her with us at Stamp and Create! Good luck,
    Rene

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  4. OOOH FABULOUS, Glo! I knew you could find something at LS that you'd like. LOL xxD

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  5. Glo,
    WOW your coloring is totally amazing!! Just so you know my B-day is in Dec. LOL! j/k
    However, I truly love your color choices that you colored her with. She is beautiful. I have not see this on at Lacy Sunshine before. (Not that I have seen them all or anything.) But love the image and love how you brought her to life! I too love it when I find some matching cut outs to go w/ my cards. Your friends will cherish this for ever, cuz I know I would!
    Peace,
    Kristy

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  6. This is just stunning. I think the beautiful and creative way you have coloured her has really given her a 'sinister' look! Absolutely fabulous!

    Thank you for sharing in our World of Fantasy challenge.

    Lin
    Crafty Cardmakers and More

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  7. beautiful colouring,thank you for joining us at TIOT, we hope to see you again soon.EE

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  8. Hi, A lovely project, love the image and the gorgeous colours. Thank you for joining A Step In The Dark this fortnight. Good luck and we hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs Erin DT & Co Owner x

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  9. fabulous creation with my lacy sunshine mermaid! breattaking! I love it!
    hugs, heather

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