I had this great idea for the sand card challenge that involved using a tropical frame stamp (wooden picture frame with flowers on one corner). But when I looked at the stamp it was pretty tiny, only large enough to hold a sentiment, not for the idea I had.
So I came up with this, which no longer fit the challenge (CAS) but, I think, still looks good.
I used some wood grain paper for the frame, cut a bit wavy so it would look like branches in a rustic style frame. For the picture I took some watercolour paper. I blended watercolour crayons and gelatos with water and then added some glitter glue once it was dry over the brown for a rougher 'sand' look. I added a few lines for waves in a darker blue that I didn't mix in so much, so you'd get the wave effect in the water.
Finally I mounted the image and frame on beige paper.