Monday, August 17, 2020

Stippled Beach

 Hello All,

The other day I ran into a video from Jennifer McGuire in regard to a technique she called 'dotting'. Linked here. I remember did an entire project back in college using this technique. So for today, I will be playing along with Freshly Made Sketches and Color My Heart Color Dare Challenges. Here is my card for today, enjoy!!

The tropical flowers add a nice boundary for the stippled beach. The beach consists of three sand colors and two water colors. I wanted to leave some white between the beach (brown) and the water (blue) to suggest white ocean foam.

The tropical flowers and ocean/beach were colored using various alcohol markers. 
Stippling with alcohol markers is very relaxing and easy to do with results that I think are pretty pleasing.

You see the blue stipple that radiates out to a thinner
consistency then fading into white then the beach. 

Challenges Entered:

Challenge #406 Choose at least 3 Colors  - CLOSES August 20th

Thank you so much for stopping by and I do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. Lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. I hope you all have a fantastic day and please stay safe and healthy.

6 comments:

Judy Rozema said...

This is beautiful. I love the dot technique. Thank you for playing at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

Jen Brum said...

What a beautiful card! Those flowers are so pretty! Love your colouring! That is an amazing beach as well! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

Karren said...

Gorgeous card! The tropical flowers work perfectly with your dot-technique beach scene. Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

Michelle said...

Your card is gorgeous! I love that beach and the line of flowers is so pretty. Thanks for sharing at Color Dare.

Suzanne Reynolds said...

Love how you brought live an old technique...love it. Great interpretation of the sketch challenge and our Color Dare Challenge. Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing with us at Color Dare.

Vandra said...

Your card is beautiful. Your dotting and colouring is superb! Thanks for joining us at Colour My Heart Colour Dare Challenge. I hope you can join us again soon.

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