I made this for the “Beach, Summer, Vacation” challenge over at Canvas Corp Brands.

Click over to the challenge to see all the other projects and get the challenge details.


This was a heavily discounted find because of all its imperfections.  To me, it was imperfect in all the perfect ways.

Details:

  1. Base: Lightly brushed on Hight Impact – White.  Then I applied High Impact – Aqua with a tissue paper.
  2. Left:
    1. Background:  7gpysies – Maritime 6×6, distressed with Distress Ink – Honey and Linen.
    2. Coral:  7gypsies B & W Tags: Maritime, colored with Glimmer Mist – Dragonfly, distressed with Distress Ink – Honey and Linen.
  3. Center:  Base burlap was sprayed with Glimmer Mist – Penny.  Layered with Burlap – Ivory and Aqua.  The image is 7gypsies Maritime – Ephemera. This was colored with Glimmer Mist – Dragonfly and French Lime,  distressed with Distress Ink – Honey, Linen, Ocean.  Jute for the bow and a clothespin.
  4. Right:
    1. Background:  7gpysies – Maritime 6×6, distressed with Distress Ink – Honey and Linen.
    2. Lobster:  7gypies Maritime – Ephemera, colored with Glimmer Mist – Vintage Pink and Lobster, edges rounded, and distressed with Distress Ink – Honey and Linen.
    3. Octopus:  7gypies Maritime – Ephemera, colored with Glimmer Mist – Dragonfly and French Lime, distressed with Distress Ink – Honey, Linen, and Glass.

Submitted:

  1. Altered Eclectics
  2. 613 Avenue Create
  3. Crafting From the Heart
  4. Creative Fingers
  5. Rhedd’s Creative Spirit
  6. Simon Says Stamps – Monday Challenge (#sssmchallenge)

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Design Team Statement:  I wrote this post while participating on the Canvas Corp Brands Creative Crew.

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5 thoughts on “Beach Wall Art {Recycled} Challenge

  1. Yeah! This is what I call a perfect imperfection! I love everything of this project! The colors are just amazing, so soft and delicate! Love the usage of burlap! Thank you for sharing your project with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! Hugs, Marzena

  2. A fabulous project,loving the nautical theme going on, it looks amazing.
    Thank you for joining in with our challenge over at Rhedd’s Creative Spirit…x

  3. Love the colours in this they really capture the beach feel! Thank you for joining in at Altered Eclectics this month, Jane (DT) 🙂 X

  4. A great beach project, something to remind you of the summer. Thank you for joining us at Altered Eclectics.

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