Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Let's Snorkel!

Anybody up for a snorkel? This weeks Hambo Hoedown challenge features this cutie...Snorkle Boy! And the challenge to sparkle by using your choice of sparkly fun!




For my card I colored the image with my Copics and cut my mats using some dp from Reminisce and BB from SU! I then used my Nesties to cut out the circle in the center that holds the bag with some hand sanitizer and glitter from Our Craft Lounge. I used Scor-Tape to adhere the bag to the mats to and then added more to adhere that to the base of the card over the image. Here is a closer look:




I added some twine from Queen &Co bought from Lilly Belle's Paperie which I glued around the frame of the circle cut out. I used my decorative scissors for the strip at the top and added more twine. I finished off the card with the sentiment and some dew drops (remember those?) that I have had for eternity! A fun card to make and your recipient most likely won't be able to stop squishing it! Lol! I thought my boys would ruin the card before I could show it! They loved playing with it!

We hope you hop over to the Hoedown play along with us! We have a new group of Bacon Bits to show off so check out their awesome creations!

Thanks for stopping by and taking a peek! Have a great Wednesday!

9 comments:

  1. Confession time: I have never made a gel card!! Shocking, I know! This is totally adorable!! Love the dew drops -- I have oodles and have been trying to use them more often. Love the creativity on this, Deb! So glad you are staying for another term!

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  2. Deborah, what a great card. Like Judy, I am confessing that I have never made a gel card either...and this was such the perfect image for one. I'll be studying this one when I finally plunge into gel. So grat to be on the team with you.

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  3. Awesome gel card, the twine frame is great.

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  4. Deborah, this is so darn cute!!! The gel technique was perfect for this image!!! And, I actually HAVE done that technique before!! :) It was a challenge on SCS years ago. I love how you framed the circle with the twine. Cute. Happy to be on the Hambo DT with you!

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  5. WOW Deborah!!! LOVE what you did with that window!!!. Your card is amazing!!!. Great to work with you again!!!

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  6. Great card Deborah, your window technique is really neat!

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  7. This is TOTALLY fabulous Deborah!! I LOVEEEEEE gel cards!! Beautiful!! Love that glitter =)

    Crafty Hugs!
    Meredith

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  8. Such a great idea for this card (gel bag)! This is a super cute card!

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