Unveiling the Altered Seashell Masterpiece

Hello G45ers!

Dive into creativity with this Altered Seashell masterpiece, showcasing the mesmerizing Make a Splash paper collection! Enjoy a 20% discount during our Black Friday Sale, for a limited time only. Immerse yourself in the artistry with a captivating walkthrough reel and process video, brought to life by the talented Graphic 45 Brand Ambassador, Tanya Scrap. Transform your home decor and ride the wave of inspiration today!


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Make a Splash Altered Seashell

Tutorial by Tanya Scrap


Hello dear G45ers!

I am happy to share my project this month. I altered a plastic seashell featuring some Graphic 45 ink pads and the STUNNING Make a Splash collection. 


Herewith the supplies and step-by-step instructions you may use to recreate such a project:


G45 Supplies used:

Make a Splash Collection

Lovely Lilac Ink Pad

French Lilac and Purple Royalty Trim


Other Supplies used:

Clear Gesso

White Paint 

Soft Matte Gel 


Eyelet and Jump Ring

Chipboard and Mermaid Tail Embellishments 



Altered Seashell Walkthrough by Tanya Scrap


Altered Seashell Process Video by Tanya Scrap




  1. Prep the plastic seashell with clear gesso, leave to dry. Then add two coats of white paint and leave to dry again. 


  1. Layer some fussy cut elements and assortment die cuts from the collection for decoration. 


  1. Add some watercolor to the seashell using Graphic 45 ink pads and water. 


  1. Adhere the layered piece to the seashell and add the chipboard embellishments and mermaid tail. 


  1. Add a piece of ribbon through the hole of the seashell and make a bow. 


  1. Add an eyelet to the hole of the tag and a jump ring and add to the bow. 


  1. Adorn the sea shell with some sequins using a soft matt gel. 


Thanks for stopping by!

Happy Papercrafting!







Happy Papercrafting!  


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