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Mermaid by Lynn Mercurio

Mermaid by Lynn MercurioSupplies:

From Stampendous:
P151 Mermaid
FRG02 Champagne Crushed Glass Glitter
FRC02 Sage Color Fragments
GX900U Ultra Fine Crystal Snow Glitter
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Tim Holtz® Mustard Seed & Peeled Paint Distress Ink by Ranger®
Copic® Markers
Patterned Paper by American Crafts
Twine Netting
Cream Pearls
Pearl Brads
Foam Adhesive
Foam Applicator
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Make a green card base.
  2. Layer white beneath a layer of Garden Café Patterned paper by American Crafts which was a light blue color with this great white embossed pattern. 
  3. Add Mustard Seed and Peeled Paint inks to the patterned paper. The white resists, leaving a great background for this fanciful mermaid that more closely matched the colors used.
  4. Stamp the Mermaid on whitie card stock and color with Copic Markers.
  5. Draw a base for the Mermaid with a Copic Multiliner pen.
  6. Add glitter, gold glitter glass and some of the Sage Fragments to the base. 
  7. Add lots of texture with Fine Crystal Snow, Champagne Glass Glitter and the Sage colored Fragments.
  8. For a final touch, add a few self-adhesive pearls, jute twine , jute netting, and three pearl brads.

Mermaid Kiddo by Taylor Usry

Supplies:

From Stampendous:

P164 Mermaid Kiddo
SSH46 Large Rectangle Acrylic Handle

Plus:

Card Stock: Lime Crush, Yam (Bazzill); White (Mohawk)
Patterned Paper: Bahama Striped Towel (Little Yellow Bicycle)
Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento), Wild Honey (Ranger)
Coloring Medium: Copics
Accessories: Ribbon (May Arts)
Tools: Spellbinders Nestabilites

Instructions:

  1. Cut card base from Lime Crush card stock.
  2. Cut Yam panel and patterned paper; adhere together.
  3. Die cut Yam panel and coordinating White one from card stock. Prior to removing white card stock from die, add Wild Honey ink to inner edges with a sponge.
  4. Stamp Mermaid Kiddo on White panel; color as desired with Copics. Adhere to Yam die cut panel.
  5. Adhere patterned paper panel to card base; tie ribbon around in a knot. Finish card by adding die cut image panel.

Wishing Fun PenPattern Mermaid by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies: Wishing Fun by Kristine Reynolds

From Stampendous:
P225 PenPattern Mermaid
L259 Wishing Fun

Plus:

Memento™ Tuxedo Black Dye Ink by Tsukineko®
Copic® Markers (B02-B04-Y21-Y26-E50-E51)
Staedtler® Triplus Fineliner
Pens
Mohawk® Bright White Cardstock
Bazzill® cardstock
The Paper Studio® patterned paper
Memory Box® Big Splash Border
Die
Spellbinders® dies
EKSuccess® corner rounder punch

Instructions:

  1. Stamp Mermaid image on a white cardstock panel with black ink.
  2. Color skin, crown and bikini top with copic markers.
  3. Doodle her tail and hair with Fineliner Pens.
  4. Round corners of panel and adhere to patterned paper panel.
  5. Adhere panel to a blue card base.
  6. Die cut Splash Border Die and adhere to card.
  7. Stamp sentiment on white panel and adhere to a blue scallop edge die cut panel.
  8. Cut a slit at the top of the tail and adhere the sentiment to the card slipping it under the slit tail.

PenPattern Mermaid by Wendy Price

Supplies: by Wendy Price

From Stampendous:
P225 PenPattern Mermaid
SSC1197 Pen Pattern Repeat Perfectly Clear Stamps

Plus:
Memento Ink
Ranger Distress Ink
Spectrum Noir (OR1, TN6, GB7, BT4, BT1, BT5, FS4, CR3)
Clear Snap Shimmer Smooch

Instructions:

  1. Stamp repeat pen pattern on cardstock. 
  2. Ink with Distress Ink and splatter with water.
  3. Adhere to card.
  4. Color stamped Mermaid image.
  5. Trim.
  6. Embellish with Smooch.
  7. Adhere to card.
  8. Embellish card with twine

Mermaid by Jennifer Dove

Supplies: P151_Mermaid_JD_800

From Stampendous:

CRP151 Mermaid
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Handle
FRM03 Tarnished Mica Fragments
FRM01 Pearlized Mica Fragments
FRG01C Silver Crushed Glass

Plus:

Bazzill Basics Card stock: Bermuda Blue, White card stock
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko
Copic Markers
Blue Silk Ribbon
Beacon Adhesives Zip Dry Glue

Instructions:

1. Stamp mermaid on white card stock.
2. color with Copic Markers.
3. apply small amount of adhesive to Mermaid’s tail, starting at the top, and carefully place Mica Flakes alternating between dark and light. Make sure and overlap the flakes to give the appearance of scales.
4. Sponge edges, and color interior of space, then mount on blue card stock.
5. Color white card stock to give sprayed watery effect.
6. Scrunch ribbon at the bottom, adhering as you go, full width of card.
7. Add Glitter around card as desired.
8. Insert Mermaid panel under ribbon and secure.