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Saturday, June 8, 2013

tales of a mermaid Tag/Bookmark

Created the Mermaid & Seashell using Pirates & Mermaids Cricut cartridge. There are some very teeny tiny pieces: 2 pieces for eyes, piece for mouth, right hand & a piece that is same color as tail piece (put it near left elbow but not sure where it goes exactly). 

Supplies List

Cricut Lite cartridge: Pirates & Mermaids 3 1/2" Mermaid3, 2" SeaShell
paper - core'dinations cardstock - black, blue, purples, tan,
ribbon: Dashes, Dots & Checks
stamps:  K Andrew Designs - Pirate Tales & Fish Scales
Stampin' Up: punches - 1 3/4" x 7/8" oval, extra-large scallop oval
Tim Holtz: Tag & Bookplates

Entering this into the following challenges:

6/8 Pink by Design Boys Boys Boys unlim 6/3
6/8 Pink Elephant TPE202 Summer Time Theme unlim 6/3

6/9 Craftin Desert Diva Craft It Up & Link It Up Party #7 Ribbon or Twine unlim 5/27 
6/9 LEJ Designs Ch56 Splish Splash Splosh 3E(#3) 6/4

6/10 Divas by Design Colour Insp Blues,Purples, Gray 2E(#1) 6/5 

6/10 {PIN}spirational Ch60 Photo of Mermaid 5E(#4) 6/4

6/10 Victorine Stamps Ch60 Father's Day/Masculine unlim 5/28

6/12 C.R.A.F.T. Ch210 Anything But a Card 5E(#5) 6/6

6/13 Totally Papercrafts Ch170 Punches & Dies Use More Than 3 Diff Punches/Dies 3E(#3) see Supply List for More Than 3 Diff Punches/Dies 6/7

6/14 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR101 Super Scraps Sat! 3E(#3) 6/8

6/15 A Muse Studio It's Summertime Card 3E(#3) 6/3

6/18 Aud Sentiments Anything Goes unlim 6/5

6/20 Simply Create Too Ch39 Father's Day/or for a Male 3E(#2) 6/7

6/21 My Sheri Crafts Ch112 Summer Solstice unlim 6/8

6/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Linky Ch : June Anything Goes unlim 6/6
6/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC82 Fun in the Sun unlim 6/4


  1. Love the shimmer of the cs really fits the mermaid, thanks for joining us at Divas By Design this week. Jac x

  2. What a gorgeous tag, Melissa!! I love the mermaid!! I didn't even know there was a Pirates and Mermaids cart...I've got to check it out!! The colors are so pretty!! Happy Saturday :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  3. Another great mermaid creation and a lovely colour choice. Thank you for joining us at Pinspirational Challenges. Come back next week!

  4. What a nice tag.
    Thanks for sharing it with us this week at {Pin}spirational Challenges.
    Anat (tshupile)

  5. Love the colours of your super tag. Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts.
    Hugs Sue W.

  6. Thanks again for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

  7. love the shimmer of the shell and mermaids tail-thanks for joining us at Lej designs
    Carol DT x

  8. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥

  9. What a fab tag and I love the shimmer of it!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this fortnight at Simply Create Too.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Hugs Mian
    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  10. Beautiful tag. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
    Julie t

  11. Sweet tag!! Thanks for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

    A Little Bit O' Paper

  12. Pretty mermaid! Thanks for joining us at the A Muse Studio Challenge!

  13. Sweet! Really like the colors. Thanks for joining us at My Sheri Crafts!