Saturday, August 11, 2018

At the Library

Hello All,

Today I am going to the library. Well, not literally the library. I am going to be playing along with The Library Challenge. I really enjoyed this book as a child and now as an adult, I shared the story with my kiddos! So naturally, I was inspired to create a card using the cover art for a card. So, here we go, enjoy!

The ombre was created using acrylic paint and
 splatters of white and dark blue watered down paint.
Above: I wanted to keep the objects and sentiment 'colorless'. Like the inspiration cover, the mermaid seems to be second from the color of the water. Left/Below: But of course, I had to something not to wild so I grabbed my metallic marker and Wink of Stella and colored our mermaid. The effect doesn't really take effect until you place it into the light. Right/Bottom: This is the mermaid not in the light. A bit of diffraction, you can see the hair is a bit colored and the Wink of Stella made the star, bikini, and tail a bit darker.  

Challenges Entered:
The Library Challenge: Challenge #12- The Little Mermaid 

Well, that should do it for me!! Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. I hope you all have a fantastic day and lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. 

1 comment:

Marina said...

You've managed to make a card that's both cute and atmospheric at the same time! Well done on the wonderful, unique colouring. Thanks for joining The Library.

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