Sunday, 11 March 2018

Swimming By

Hey everyone!!!
I hope all is well!! I have a fun card to show you all today......CHECK IT OUT!!!


 I had lots of fun coloring this stamped image, Darcie's Mermaid 499990371243, using Prima's Tropical watercolors. I created the fun background with stamping & embossing using Tim Holtz distress inks.

Supplies list :

 Darcie's (Mermaid 499990371243), Altenew (birthday bash) ,Non branded animals stamp set
Versa ink , London Fog Memento, Bahama blue Memento, Distress inks in various colours (TH) (peacock feathers-tempered glass-mustard seed)
Heavy weight white paper (local store)
Accessories and Tools- 
Ultra thick clear eb powder; heat tool,Prima's Tropical watercolors , paint brush, Tim Holtz distress tools ,Distress markers, Ranger Glossy Accents , Tacky Glue from my stash

i'm playing along in a few challenge too :-
-Girl power
-AG with sentiment
-fairy tales
Thanks for stopping by ^_^  


  1. This is really cute, loving the images and you created a beautiful background for them!
    Thank you so much for playing along with us this week at Allsorts challenge joining our theme of Fairy Tales and Nursery Rhymes!
    "Ellibelle's Creative Moments"

  2. This is such a lush card Zahraa. The colouring is fab, I especially love the colour mixing in the mermaids tail & thefish, it's so pretty.

  3. Beautiful, bright and so colourful. Nice work. Looks Great. Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT Registered Owners/Admin for World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

  4. Really lovely creation, sweet image and lovely colours.
    Thank you for entering our "Fairy Tales or Nursery Rhymes challenge this week at Allsorts.


  5. Your card is just adorable. Love the water and the gorgeous stamps for the beautiful scene. Thanks for joining in the Catch the Bug Natures Wonders Challenge, Lisa Lynn DT.

  6. Wow, Zahraa, what a wonderful card! You've created the perfect background for your beautifully coloured mermaid. Great idea to add those fish and the seaweed, too. I love the way the sentiment is cut up and fit into spaces around the fish. Well planned out and great details! Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

    1. Thanks a lot ,so happy to hear thatyou liked it

    2. Zahraa, in the future I would love to see you link up to no more than 8 challenges (including us) so that we are able to vote for you. This was such a great card but being entered in too many challenges made it ineligible.

    3. Oh really ? I didn't knew this, i'm a bit new at challenges & bloging thing ,thank you soooo much for the tip @Heidi Weaver Xx

  7. What a fun card! Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week!

  8. What a wonderfully coloured mermaid scene on your card. The background stamp conjures up a myriad of fish swimming by and is such a great alternative use for this image. Simply a great card! Thanks for sharing with us at the Watercooler Wednesday "Feminine" Anything Goes Challenge.

  9. This is gorgeous!
    Thank you for sharing with Addicted to Stamps and More!
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  10. sweet card, fun scene and design! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

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    sparkle & shine, kindness *~*

  11. The mermaid and fish are adorable and I love the background you created for them! Thanks for joining us at ATSM!

    Monica- DT

  12. What a beautiful colourful project ! Thank you for joining us in our Catch the Bug Saturday Challenge! Creative regards, Gina

  13. Lovely mermaid card, fabulous images!
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m