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A Beach Scene with "Stars"

The new DRS Designs Challenge is to use stars.  Any kind of stars will work - painted, drawn, splattered, stamped, die cut, movie stars, etc.  I went with "star" fish using the new 4-in-1 seashells stamp. 

I sponged a little beach scene with some sand, waves, and clouds.  I used the DRS Designs Splatter background stamp to add some pebbles to my sand. Then I added the new Adirondack Chair image to the one corner and the starfish from 4-in-1 seashells.  I placed that layer on top of a larger die cut panel stamped with Lines O'Plenty Background and then sponged in the die. It still needed something so I stamped my base with the Script Font Background and added a banner made with the Woven Plaid stamp.  I sponged the base using SU! Crumb Cake Ink.

This week I made another beach themed card using the 4-in-1 seashell stamp as well - it was supposed to be for a CAS challenge at Splitcoast Stampers but it somehow morphed into a totally non-CAS card - lol!

Another super fun challenge at DRS - I hope you join in the Star Challenge with us. 



  1. Two brilliant cards Nancy, such a lovely summer scene and really creative use of the stamps.

  2. Both are so beautiful! Makes me wish I was headed to the beach today.

  3. Two great cards using this wonderful stamps set, Nancy. Especially love the ocean scene ... looks so peaceful - wish I was there! :) xx

  4. Both cards are fabulous but the Christmas tree with star fish is my favorite!

  5. Wow! Both of these are really amazing creations Nancy!! LOVE the idea of using star fish and I can't get over how incredible your beach scenes are!! Stunning work! :)

  6. Both cards are fabulous Nancy, you could just dive into the see on the first card, and your tree is wonderful
    Kevin xx

  7. Wow Nancy! I love this Christmas at the beach theme!

  8. both so stunning nancy.really love your fabulous design and your beach scene is beautiful :D

    xx coops xx

  9. These are both gorgeous. The star fish Christmas tree is so creative and cute!

  10. Both are great cards! So creative. I like how you used stickles? for the pretty!


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