Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Narwhal Celebration

Here is a narwhal from Lawn Fawn's Arctic Critters. I made the watery background using TH Distress Stain (Tumbled Glass) combined with lots of stamping using SU's Gorgeous Grunge. I added the 'bubbles' using the end of a sponge dauber and a marker dipped in white ink. I have also added a spritz of pearlescent spray.

The seaweed is actually some pine branches doing some multi-tasking! The die I used is Pine Boughs by Poppy Stamps. I've coloured the narwhal with Promarkers - great for creating his speckled head!

Happy Crafting! April x

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:

AAA Cards - #44 Waterworld & Dies

Use Your Stuff - Anything Goes

Robyn's Fetish - Under the Sea

Stamping Sensations - Feature a Creature

Pixie's Snippets Playground - Week 186


  1. Aw, what a lovely little fella April! Beautifully coloured and such a lovely design - and the 'bubbles' using the marker and white ink work brilliantly! A super card.


    Di xx

  2. Serene and elegant. Love the cheery little water guy! So cute but no doubt scary IRL! Great work and thanks for sharing at AAA Cards.

    1. Thanks Sazzle! Yes, I should imagine they are a different kettle of fish (or whale!) in real life :-) Xx

  3. Wonderful water scene. Love your fish and such a great idea to use the pine boughs for the seaweed!!!! Love the water background as well. Thanks so much for linking up and playing with us at AAA Cards.

  4. A beautiful water scene. Thank you for sharing with us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge. Marlene DT

  5. Gorgeous scene! I love the little narwhal - so cute - and the pin seaweed is very creative! Thank you for sharing your lovely card with us at Stamping Sensations.


  6. April your card is so pretty. He's a really cute little character. I love the background you've made and the fern is perfect for the seaweed. Love it. Barb xx

  7. Great card. Love how you created the background to look like water. Your seaweed is a clever use of a pine die and the little sea creature is wonderful. I'm one of your new followers.

  8. I can't say which element I like more - your gorgeous water-y background or that super-cute narwhal!!!! What a great combination of elements - thanks for sharing with us at AAA Cards! Jill


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