Ricky Fishing Expert

One of my nephews recently celebrated his birthday.  I know he loves to fish, so I wanted a “fishing” image for his card.  I found this great image called Ricky Fishing Expert from Tiddly Inks.

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I used my Copics to color him and have listed the colors I used at the bottom of this post.

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Since it is a digital image and I wanted to cut the image out, I used my Scan N Cut to do the fussy cutting for me.  I am so happy with the Scan N Cut.  I think it does a great job.  I wanted to create a scene for him, so I found some great digital paper that looked like sand, and another paper that looked like the sky.  I cut the sand paper on a curve using a curvy die and adhered it over the sky paper to give the appearance of a shoreline.  I found an old stamp that I had with some birds and stamped them in the sky.  I found another old stamp of some beach grass and stamped it several times.

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I added some foam dots behind my fisherman to pop him up on the card.  A “Happy Birthday” sentiment, and the card was complete.

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What a fun card to make!  Thanks for stopping by!

Happy Crafting!


Copics Used:  E04, E11, E21, E00, E000′ E49, E59, E57, E53; E49, E47, E44, E43, E41; B28, B26, B23, B21; G99, YG67, YG63, YG03; YG56, YG17, YG25, YG23, YG21; Y17, Y15, Y13; E87, E84, Y28, E81; E59, E57, E55, E53; T9, T7, T5, T3, T1; W9, W7, W5, W3, W1

About Nancee56

I have been a crafter for many years. Knitting, crocheting, and paper crafting are my passion. I love to make handmade gifts and cards and spread a little cheer.

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