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01/19/2015

Mon 19

Making Waves

I hope you've been enjoying all the fabulous inspiration so far during our blog blitz!

Making Waves

I've got a card for the guys today using the new Marina Sailboats dies and Sparkle Burst Stars.

I really went for a masculine feel by using wood paper for the tag, boat and waves.  I just love those wood grain lines on the sails of the boat!

Wood Sailboat Closeup

There are two wave dies in the Marina set and I used both of them to create my waves and then coloured it with a Copic marker.

Micro Bead Sun

For the sun, I used part of the Sparkle Burst Stars die.  I coloured a piece of paper with an orange Copic, added dry adhesive to the coloured side and adhered it behind the sun die cut so that it would be sticky and I added clear micro beads to the sticky area to give the sun a bit of texture and shine.

Wooden Sailboat Tag

Thanks for joining me today and remember to stop by twice a day until January 27th to see all the new dies in action and for your chance to win one of the newly released dies.

Leave a comment on this post by January 31st for your chance to win the Marina Sailboats dies.

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Comments

It's a very interesting and inspiring card. New dies are fantastic!

What guy wouldn't love to go sailing in this great boat! Love the wood-grain. Thanks.

I LOVE your AMAZING Card for today!! Such a SWEET Design idea!! THANKS for sharing and have a Fabulous Week!! =)

Now another use for the wood veneer paper. Very pretty.

This is darling and I love how you made the sun! Great idea!

Love your card and the dies. Living on the coast, I can think of lots of uses...

Love the woodgrain paper you used on the sailboat, it really looks wonderful. I also think your sun is very creative. Very nice masculine card.

awesome and great ideas!!!

Astonishing card. Love the wood.

Your card makes me long for warm weather!

Love it! Darling card for a man or young boy. Love the simple lines. Fun!

Love these dies and how you used them. Awesome card!!!

Love how you used all the wood, Sue! Fantastic design and great dies!

Cute card, Sue. Love the wood look!

Really nice masculine card, Sue. I love the dies, especially the starburst used as the sun.

What a fabulous idea to use wood grain paper for the boat. Great card!

Oh I love sailboats and remember fondly sailing on the San Diego Bay. I'd love these dies. :-)Great card, Sue.

That is very cool. Love the wood effect. Fab idea. Hugz

Loving that this is
made from wood! The
boat and the waves
are neat looking.
Carla from Utah

I really like the wood tones you used.

Love this. Ocean and sea-related cards are a favorite of ming.

Oh this is just fabulous! I love your wooden sailboat!

This would be a great card for my husband. He loves sailing and I can see making all kinds of things for him with this die. Thank you for sharing today.
Jacquelene L
Canada

I love this project! Love love the sailboat and it is perfect with the Sparkle burst. Thanks for sharing!

I love the woodgrain pieces, wonderful card!

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