Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Wednesday Sketch Challenge and Copic Info


Are you ready for 2013?!!! I am! I have updated my Copic Certification Details can see that HERE!

Classes are up for January and February...including the new Color and Ink Workshops! Yay! See you all soon for those! 
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 I had full intentions of keeping to the MFT sketch this week but somehow it got away on me :)

I took little "liberties" here and there and in the end...well, I am hoping it somewhat resembles the sketch. I guess that is the full for me with sketch is a springboard to creativity. If something is not working for me (design wise) I don't leave it in to simply follow a sketch, that is where the "inspiration" comes in :)

Now, with that little disclaimer, on to my card. I didn't get a chance to show you "Warm Wishes" in my teasers last week but now she is newly released! I colored her up with my copic markers (listed below) and decided to cut her out so that you could see more of the pretty background.

I used the Jumbo Fishtail STAX to cut out my burlap piece and then sewed it on so that it wouldn't fray.  That snowdrift Die-namics is a must-have for winter quick and easy. I used to use my husbands drafting snake tool to make the curves and would cut them by hand, they never turned out as nice and clean as this Die-namic. it is...the sketch. You can see SOME resemblance, right? Be sure to check out all the designers on the MFT blog...I am sure many of them followed it more closely :)


Stamps: Warm Wishes (MFT) Ink:Tuxedo Black Memento (Tsukineko) Paper: C’est La Vie (Melissa Frances), Kraft and Sno-cone (MFT), X-press it Blending Card Accessories: Copic Markers (E000,01,11,R20,BG10,11,53C1,3,BV25,Y21,26,colorless blender), Jumbo Fishtail STAX, Snowdrift, Let it Snowflake, Mini Pennants Die-namics (MFT) Finished Size:4.25x5.5


Liz said...

Great rake on sketch

Queen Mary said...

SIMPLY stunning!

Monique1971 said...

Awesome card!! I love the burlap piece you cut out. And that stamp, she is so cute!! Love your coloring.

zehra said...

Beautiful card, loved your coloring. Gorgeous

Sparkly Engineer said...

This is a darling card. I love the touch of burlap you added to it.

Shar said...

Such a sweet card!!

Shar said...

Such a sweet card!