Just Keep Swimming


The April Stamp of the Month, O-fish-ally Awesome, is super cute! The set includes 37 stamps for you to create your favorite underwater or aquarium scenes. I went with super simple to make a card of encouragement.  I found the sentiment really fitting for our current times....we all just need to keep swimming...from a distance of course!  You can add this set to your collection for only $5 with a qualifying purchase. Our warehouse is following all recommendations and we are still able to ship your orders!  Here is a look at the complete stamp set-

To create my card, I stamped my images in Intense Black ink and added colored with Prismacolor pencils.  I blended out the pencils with Gamsol.  The images were fussy cut and applied in layers with 3-D foam tape for added dimension.  I sponged on Carolina Ink onto my cardstock panel for a water effect.  I added a few sequins for bubbles.


All supplies by Close To My Heart, except where noted:
S2004 O-fish-ally Awesome Stamp Set
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z6505 Carolina Exclsuive Inks Stamp Pad
Z4189 Intense Black Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Prismacolor Pencils-109,913,918,935,941
Gamsol
Z4304 Silver Loose Sequins
Stitched Panel-Simon Says Stamp

I have entered my card in the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create-Anything Goes w/optional colored pencils
Aud Sentiments Challenge-Anything Goes w/a sentiment
Colour Crazy Challenge-Anything Goes w/coloring
Little Red Wagon-Blue
Polkadoodle-Anything Goes

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6 comments

  1. A really lovely card great colouring x thanks for sharing at 613 Avenue Create xx

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  2. Such a lovely card! ...thanks for sharing with https://polkadoodle.blogspot.com/ and Good luck,Nelly DT X

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  3. Lovely card. Thank you for entering our Challenge at Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog https://audsentimentschallengeblog.blogspot.com/
    Regards
    Mel DT
    https://melgeecrafts.com/

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  4. Super cute CAS card, wonderful stamp set!!
    So glad you shared with us at 613 Avenue Create for the challenge! Good Luck!

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    Hugs ~ DT Shell 💕

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  5. Beautiful CAS design! Thanks for your engaging submission to our challenge at 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz,
    Chana Malkah, Owner

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  6. Thank you so much for joining us at this weeks Aud Sentiments Challenge - Anything Goes with a Sentiment! This is such a super cute card! -Lisa

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