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Market Street Crabby…take me away!

TGIF! I wish I could be at the beach with this lil crab 🙂 He’s having a little party of one and a wave’s headin’ his way!

I used a little sandpaper to distress things, as well as some paper tearing to make the ocean waves coming his way. I was using up scraps to make the clouds and balloons – it makes for a bit of a crazy card but totally makes me think summer. (And I am soooo ready for summer, it’s been a long spring full of rain!) The letter stickers are from Studio Calico…I seriously need to start using my alphas or they’re gonna take over my life 🙂

Hope you have a great weekend…I’m off to hang with my stamping group tomorrow- HOOAH!

9 thoughts on “Market Street Crabby…take me away!

  1. Love the card! I have so many letter stickers, I would love to use some for cards and any ideas would be great. TFS

  2. Oh, Sandy! I have a very large collection of alphas….. and I’m scared to use them! Maybe you can inspire me to take the leap…. or the pull and stick as the case may be.

  3. I love the way you created the “wave” coming toward him on the sand. The clouds/balloons in patterned paper was the first thing I noticed – and I like it.

  4. Cutew little crab! I like the paper tearing to make the foamy waves. And the scrap clouds and balloons make this very fun indeed!

  5. This is SO CUTE!! I love how you tore the paper to give the effect of water against the sand. Like the clouds and balloons. Well…I like the whole thing!

  6. Great card! Thanks for the ideas for using up scraps AND letter stickers.

  7. This is adorable! I love the crazy clouds and the balloons make for one happy crab! I can see another image for googlie eyes!

  8. I love the way the torn paper reveals it’s white edges on this card. Very cool… 🙂
    Thank you!

  9. The distressing really works on this card. I agree with using letter stickers. Could you give us some tips on how to use them?

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