Monday, October 1, 2012

Nail-aween Nail Art Challenge - Day 1: Water Marble

I LOVE Halloween!  When I found this challenge hosted by Sassy Nails, I couldn't resist, especially since this challenge is done at your own pace!  It's perfect for a full-time working mom of 2 young boyos, who also likes to read & knit & sew!


As you can see, today is Day 1, and I actually did a water marble!  Only bummer is that I can't wear it to work tomorrow since we've got an audit going, and I have some other professional-like things to do. Boo! 

I used all Sinful Colors for this one:
L to R: Clementine, Black on Black, Innocent, Amethyst

I painted on a coat of white (Sinful Colors "Snow Me White), and went to town:




I love the colors in this!  I wanted to use a darker green, but it wasn't working in the water marbling process...it wouldn't spread and it dried too fast :-(  My ring finger is just purple & green marble topped with my own little Halloween franken.  Overall, I'm happy with this one, except for the thumb, which I accidentally bumped :-/

These are the other cool peeps participating in the challenge.  Check 'em out!

8 comments:

  1. This challenge looks fun! Love your marbling.

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  2. Omg! So much awesome!!! Love the colours, I've never used more than three in marbling but this inspires me to try more!

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  3. You did an amazing marbling job! Wow I love all the colors that you used!

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  4. That's to bad that you couldn't wear this to work. It is so beautiful. :-)

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  5. Beautiful water marble! I really like it :)

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  6. This color combo is amazing! Your water marble turned out amazing - I'm a little, make that a lot, jealous!

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