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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Mermaid Bday Card

Cut this Mermaid Birthday Card using my Cricut Explore Air. Sanded the Tim Holtz cardstock before cutting with Cricut. Added a flower & gem of which both have 5 petals like a Starfish.

     Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Life Is A Beach   4.2"  Mermaid Card

flower: Studio G

gem: Studio His & Hers

Hero Arts: stamp - Manatee Stamp & Cut - sentiment, fish (inside)

machine:Cricut Explore Air, Sizzix BIGkick

memory box: die - Oceana Border - waves

paper: cardstock - grey, Darice blue plaid - used for fish & waves

Paper Smooches: stamp/die - Surf & Turf - fish

Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - salty ocean   paper - cardstock - blue, brown/gold   tool - sander
tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenge(s):

7/16   Simon Stamp Mon   Ch Distress It      5E(#4) 7/10

7/18   Simon Says Stamp Wed      Use Plaid   5E(#2) 7/12

7/19   Paper Smooches Guest Des Search Aug  UE  7/6

7/20   Faith Hope Love Little Cs Aloha Fri   Ch Mermaid   1E(#1)   7/14

7/20   Victorine Orig   Ch6 Ahoy Landlubbers   3E(#3)   7/7 
   Inspired by blues colors, nautical - fish, fantasy - Mermaid

7/23   Fantabulous Cricut   Ch#305 Birthdays   3E(#1)  7/10

7/26   DLART Thankful Thurs   Ch208 Anything Goes   3E(#2)   no stack  7/13
7/27    Cardz TV Mailbox Smiles   Anything Goes Des Ch#6   3E(#1)   7/14

7/28   Paper Smooches    Jun Ch Anything Goes   UE   7/1

7/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Patterned Paper    Jul 2017   UE  7/1
7/31   DLART Jul linky Ch   1Eperday   7/1

7/16   heARTful Stamping Ch   Birthdays + stamp  2E(#2)   7/9


  1. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at FCCB, good luck!!! Amy DT

  2. Mermaids are "THE" thing right now, Melissa, and your plaid waves makes this a fun design! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  3. Oh wow! I didn't even think of mermaids in the nautical realm until I saw your card, but they definitely are! Great take of the Victorine Originals challenge! Thank you for joining us.

  4. Very pretty card inside and out! The five petals on the flower like a starfish is very cool! Thanks for sharing on FCCB this week!
    ~Cynthia, DT Member

  5. Such a wonderful card, love the silhouette of the mermaid. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

  6. Super cute, great take on the Victorine Originals Inspiration Blog. Thanks for playing along.

  7. Like the sentiment on this card very much - super duper mermaid - I finished mine today

  8. What a fun card! Thank you for joining us at the Victorine Originals Challenge Blog ~ DT MaryAnn

  9. Wonderful Card! Thanks for playing along with us over at Victorine Originals! Have a great day! :)

    Theresa (Victorine Originals DT)
    Theresa’s Crafty Creations

  10. Wonderful card. Thanks for joining us at CHNS patterned Paper Challenge this month.

  11. What a cute card! Love the flower for her hair! Thanks for joining us over at Victorine Originals! :)

  12. Another great card. Love how you did the die and paired it with the flower. Awesome idea. Thanks again for joining in our challenge over at Victorine Originals.

  13. Super fun card, love the texture of the paper and the flower.

  14. Super cute card, great job! Thank you for joining us at FCCB this week! Blessings, Jamie DT