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Mama Elephant's Beach Chickies

Hey friends! Britney here featuring Mama Elephant’s Beach Chickies. I wish I could be a beach chickie already! I think I am channeling my need for the beach through my cards right now. I cut my background using the Mama Elephant Hillside Cover. I masked off the border to keep it white…for now. Then I slid a piece of paper between the hills and inked it up using Lawn Fawn Doe Ink
I splattered different brown distress oxide inks to give the background the pebble, sand look. I masked off the middle and left a slight white border. I used the stitch lines as a guide. I inked up my masks with Lawn Fawn Fish Tank Ink. After I peeled off the masks and let everything completely dry, I stamped the sentiment using Lawn Fawn Embossing Ink and used white embossing powder. I used a white gel pen to do the dot detail on the beach. 
I inked up my images on smooth white cardstock using Gina K Black Amalgam Ink  and colored them with my Copics. I used the coordinating dies to cut them out. I added highlights with my white gel pen and accents to the eyes with a black glaze pen. I added a little Nuvo Glitter Drops in White Blizzard to the Let everything dry before assembling, otherwise, you will smudge the gel pen marks. 
I hope you enjoyed this card as much as I enjoyed making it. I hope you have a wonderful day and hope you join me again for another blog post.

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