Bikini Note Card

Here is another Summer Hello Card using the SSS July Card Kit.

I just love the bikini’s design. I made this card for The Paper Players challenge #353 – Summer Fun in the Water and Simon Says Stamps Wednesday – Use Plaid Challenge.
I am having a blast with this kit and hope you enjoy the cards I have created along the way. I will be sad to see this season end. On with this card design and ingredients.

This really is a simple card.

It is just a layer of plaid paper from the kit on a card base. The sentiment is stamped with Onyx Black on white card stock. This panel has a teal and black card stock border.

I did stamp 3 bikinis but decided on this layout so only two were painted with a yellow Zig Brush maker and water brush. When dried I added a few white dots to the suits with a gel pen.

The blue background is a combination color of Cobalt blue and Persian blue that was colored onto a clear block with a few drops of water to get the color I wanted. This panel has a black card stock border.

I did add a few Nuvo Crystal Drops in Morning Dew to the blue background. I also colored the word summer with Clear Wink of Stella then went over it with Silver Wink of Stella for more shine. Added a few of the flat sequins from the kit and that was it. I hope you like it.

Paper: Plaid paper from SSS July Card Kit, SSS teal card stock, black card stock and Neenah 110# white card stock.
Ink: Versafine black onyx. White gel pen.
Stamps: Bikini and Sentiment from the SSS card kit.
Other: Nuvo Crystal Drops in Morning Dew, Silver and Clear Wink of Stella and Flat sequins from the SSS July card kit

Be sure to check out the 2 Challenge blogs:

Thanks for stopping by.

Enjoy ~ Pat


8 thoughts on “Bikini Note Card

  1. A great entry for our plaid challenge, Pat! Thanks for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!


  2. Nothing says summer quite like the yellow polka-dot bikini! It looks great against your mixed blue background. The plaid is a nice contrast. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Players.


  3. Super cute card! That teeny bikini was perfect for this challenge! So glad you played along with us this week at The Paper Players, Pat!


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