Friday, August 10, 2018

Tropical Bliss Blog Hop

Welcome to the Tropical Bliss Blog Hop

This is a blog hop featuring projects inspired by the tropical sun and fun of summer!

Connie Can Crop is the beginning of this fun filled hop! If you've hopped over from Sandy's blog you are right on track.

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday at 10pm to finish hopping and leaving your love for all of these talented crafters.

We have an awesome sponsor for this hop!!


One lucky winner is going to win all these goodies!!

What do you need to do to win? Easy... become  a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.

The winner will be announced on Wednesday 8/15/18 at Connie Can Crop.

I had fun water coloring this mermaid.  I added some Stickles, sequins and seed beads to bling her up :-)  

Strathmore watercolor paper
Ranger Pigment Ink - black
Zing clear embossing powder
Distress Ink -Picked Raspberry, rusty hinge (used to watercolor image)
Distress Oxide ink - Wilted Violet, twisted Citron, Peacock Feathers, Iced Spruce (used to watercolor image)
Distress ink - Mermaid Lagoon, Rusty Hinge (background)
Distress Oxide ink - Peacock Feathers, Vintage Photo, Twisted Citron
Unity Stamp Co- Mystical Mermaid, Let Your Dreams Bloom stamp kits
Diamond Stickles
Pretty Pink Posh - clear sequins
pink seed beads
Glossy Accents

I have some blog candy to give away :-)  All you have to do is comment & follow me to win!!

Your next stop is Kim's blog.

Here's our line up in case you get lost along the way.


  1. fantastic card! love all the details and perfect colors!


  2. I love your card! I have the same stamp and love coloring it as well. I love all the watercolor effects!

  3. GORGEOUS! What a stunning mermaid and your background is wonderful too.


  4. This is amazing! So much detail and love went into it!! Thanks so much for joining in my hood!

  5. Cindy, love your coloring and shading! I need to use this technique more on cards!!! I'm following you now too :)
    Thank you for sharing! Rebeccahh

  6. I am soooooo in LOVE with this Mermaid on your card! The colors you chose for her are Gorgeous! Not to mention your coloring is so Fantastic too! And the background with all the beautiful blended colors the top portion for the water and the bottom for the sand are just spectacular too! You are truly an artist!!

    1. Hi Cindy. You are my lucky winner of my blog candy. Email me at momto2cuties @ att . net (no spaces) with your address and I'll get this mailed out to you :-) Thanks for hopping with us!!

    2. I just saw it in my email! I am sooooo excited I just sent you an email with my info. Thank you sooo much!!

  7. Super cute, love the water coloring and great image.

  8. Stunning card. The colors are beautiful. TFS

  9. new follower! and holy cow! i am in love with your card! mermaids are my absolute favorite!