It's beautiful here to-day so the beach/sand theme for the challenge was perfect. I chose to use sandpaper torn at the edge to serve as my beach. Next month my stamp group has to use one of these umbrellas on a card or 3-D project so this will be my entry. I would much rather use it to garnish my drink but rules are rules..I guess! LOL The sentiment is computer generated and mounted on a piece of sparkly construction paper scrap. I dug out the starfish and shell from an obscure drawer in my desk..who knew they were even there!! and the fabric is borrowed?? from one of Mr Noofy's shop towels. Mum's the word on that one okay..the less said the better!!
Date: Thursday, June 19, 2014 GMT Views: 942
Registered: April 6, 2009 Location: Weyers Cave, Virginia in the Shenandoah Valley Posts: 12397
Thu, Jun 19, 2014 @ 12:28 PM
I promise not to tell Mr. Noofy anything you say on SCS! Hee Hee!!! Cute little scene with the bright umbrella, and did you use some of Mr. Noofy's sandpaper too? Oh, I just hope he doesn't get into your good towels..... Ugh! Love the shell and starfish; really nice 3-D card, Sue~
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 75371
Thu, Jun 19, 2014 @ 12:56 PM
Fun use of the real (sort of) parasol. I'd rather have it in my drink too - but then here it rarely gets sunny enough to need one on the beach. And then it's probably too windy anyway. Your sandpaper sand looks just great. I think I'm going to have to make another card for this because I've just spotted some flip-flop stickers someone sent me, and they're calling out for a sandy background like this. I really like the way you've layered it to give the effect of the tide going out.
Registered: April 4, 2008 Location: Sahuarita, Arizona originally from New Brunswick, Canada Posts: 18355
Thu, Jun 19, 2014 @ 3:52 PM
Sue, Mum is definitely the word on that towel and maybe the sandpaper too?? lol... wont tell on that one either, but you did need those items to create this beautiful scene... love the umbrella with the starfish and shell.... great job...