Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Ahoy There


Hello everyone!   Marie here and I want to share my latest card with you.


I used this adorable Sherri Baldy My Besties digital image #389.  
It can be found at Scrapbook Stamp Society HERE.
I love the  image and I created water in the background  and a dock for her to walk on.

Copic Sketch Markers Used: 
Skin Tones:  E000, E00, E21 and R20
Hair:  E40, E41, E44
Clothing:  B000, B01, B21, B23, R21, Y23
Boat:  B000, R21, Y23, E40, E47 (Tip to Tip)
Shoes: R21 R22 , R34
Dock: B70, B21, B23, Opaque White ink, Colorless Blender
Background Water:  B21, B23, B70, Opaque White ink


Paper from Paper Temptress:  
Card Base: Heavenly White 120#
Focal image:  Neenah Solar White  80#
Base layer and mat for focal image:  Dark Blue Crepe Ruche  ( You will love the feel of this textured paper! )
Anchor:  Blue Ice Sorbet 70#  (Cuts beautifully on my Cameo!)
Designer paper:  from my stash!

That's all for today.   Thank you so much for stopping by.   Have a wonderful week!



  1. I luv my Besties and this is gorgeous.
    Chris x

  2. Hi Marie this is absolutely beautiful your colouring of that sweet image is perfect so is the card design I love it. Marie I spent an awful long time on your blog last night watching quite a few of your lovely colouring videos, I like to come here when I need to gain a better skill, I have just ordered myself some more Copics hopefully I will be able to improve a little, lol. Thank you for sharing the videos with us.
    lorraine x

  3. Just absolutely darling Marie. I love the decking you have colored in to complete your nautical designed card. Fantastic!

  4. This is so pretty, beautifully coloured, love the paper choice too
    Hugs Julie P

  5. Hi Marie ! You colored this wonderful card perfect- I like it !
    Hugs Helga

  6. Oh, sooo-ooo-oo lovely! I wish I could color like you. Your talent really brings this card to life. I just want to hug the sweet little image. Thank you for making me smile today.

  7. This is such a sweet image, beautifully coloured and so is the background. The DP at the back is gorgeous too. :)

  8. WOW!!!! Girlfriend talk about an ADORABLE card. Love how you did the waves and the background turned out stunning as always. Love your choice of paper and your nautical designed is wonderful. You colored her so stunning and love how you landed her (as you would say).

  9. Adorable image and coloring Marie!

  10. Oh, she's a sweetie, and I'm really impressed by you coloring of this scene, the sea looks fabulous!
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  11. Hi Marie,
    This is so adorable. I am a sucker for anything nautical. I love it.

  12. This is adorable Marie.. Beautiful card and beautiful coloring. Have a great weekend. :)

  13. Beautiful coloring and wonderful card! I feel like I am right there!!! Hugs

  14. Adorable card - perfect coloring - like it so much !
    Greetings from Austria Helga


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