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Friday, 3 February 2012

Little Mermaid!

Here's a little card I made to cheer up a friend!
The image is from JW Illustrations but I'm not sure she's still available
I've had it printed out for ages but not coloured it up until now!
She was just perfect for what I wanted!
I apologise for the quality of the photos but they were taken at night & I had to
get this card sent off asap!


I coloured her up with promarkers, the layout was a sketch from 
goodness knows where! I wish I could remember!
I edged the DCWV papers with distress ink & added some buttton & 
punched butterfly embellishments!



The sentiment ticket is from The Crafty Pad
it's so versatile & can be used for so many occasions.
I added some glitz in the form of  Glamour Dust,
A Satin ribbon bow & a couple of stick pins


Here's a closer look at the glitz!


I decorated the inside of the card to match the outside!
Thanks for stopping by!
I hope you like my card!
I'd like to enter it in a few challenges as listed below!
Ditzy Craftymess Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday Buttons & Bows
Do You Stack Up Anything Goes
Hanna & Friends Bingo Two Lines (Pearls, Ribbon, Gimmer & Glimmer, Buttons, Pins)
Crafts & Me Bright & Beautiful

21 comments:

  1. She is just so cute, love the bright and cheerful colors xx

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  2. Sweet card, lovely image and a fab layout love all the embellies too.
    Sandy

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  3. Super fabulous gorgeous and I love the colours :)

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  4. This is so gorgeous Dawn, I love the cheerful papers and the image is so sweet, the glittery highlights on her tail look fantastic too
    Lindsay xx

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  5. This is just beautiful Dawn, I am sure your friend will love this. The image is so cute too.

    Hugs
    Linda xxxx

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  6. Perfect pick me up Dawn, love all the bright colours and the sweet image. Carol x

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  7. What a lovely mermaid & gorjuss colours x

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  8. Awww this is such a cute and colourful card Dawn. Lee x

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  9. So cute! I'd love for you to link up with me at 52 Card Pickup, a cardmaking celebration...

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/02/52-card-pickup-week-5.html

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  10. Just can't get much cuter and prettier than this! LOVE all the wonderful colors you used and the little hat pins are perfect on here.
    Lynn

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  11. Beautiful and cute card. Just love the bright and cheerful colours! Fabulous. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  12. Such a gorgeous card,your colour palette is perfect...I love everything about it Dawn.

    Thank you for re-entering our challenge...

    Hugs...Sandie@Ditzy-Craftymess...x

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  13. Hi Dawn, thank you for joining us at Ditzy-Craftymess for our challenge and hope to see you back again.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  14. fabulous card, gorgeous colours and sparkle!
    Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
    Have a great weekend, Debxx

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  15. Oh so sweet! Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

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  16. This is gorgeous hun, i love the sweet image Pin's was our last challenge but your card will still count as the theme is Bright and Beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me this week. luv gina xx

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  17. Love the mermaid. She is fantastically glittered. Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU.

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  18. beautiful card, thanks for joining us at the Ditzy-Craftymess Challenge blog xxx

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  19. A fabulously colourful card Dawn, love it!Thankyou for joining us at Crafts and Me this week.
    (hugs)
    Trish (-:

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  20. This is simply stunning! Amazing colouring of this supercute image!

    Thanks so much for joining us at Hanna & Friends.

    Hugs, Kiki

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Thank you for taking the time & trouble to comment! I truly appreciate your feedback!
Hugs
Dawn xx