Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Copic "Earth Day" Blog Hop!

Welcome to the 2014 Copic “Earth Day” Blog Hop

Earth Day, April 22, marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.  Over 40 years later, Earth Day has become a global event with over 200 million people in over 141 countries getting involved in the fight for a clean environment.

Did you know that Copic markers and inks are environmentally friendly?

•       Copic Various Inks are non-toxic, so there’ no worry about harmful chemicals getting into the environment.

•       Because you can refill your Copic markers when needed, you never have to throw them away!

•       The Copic Various Ink bottles are recycle-able.

All that refilling and recycling means less garbage in landfills and less negative impact on the environment.

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 I have an "Earth" themed project to share on this hop! All colored with copic markers in this sweet little one layer card. I used the little tree from MFT's "Out on a Limb" stamped with their new Hot Fudge Hybrid Ink. The sentiment comes from "Inspired by Flowers I".

The ground is colored with E13,25,57 and 49. The sky was airbrushed using BG11,15 and B14, 34.
The sweet little tree using E53,33,57 and G40,46,99.

In celebration of Earth Day 2014, the Copic Education Team and Design Team has gotten together for a hop.  Visit each person’s blog to learn personal tips and tricks for refilling and caring for your markers… and/or some pretty eye candy along the way.

Michele Boyer
Lori Craig
Sharon Harnist
Cindy Lawrence
Debbie Olson
Colleen Schaan
Sherrie Siemens (that's me!)
Marianne Walker
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When you’re done hopping, head on over to the Copic Blog and sign up to be entered in the Earth Week Giveaway!  5 lucky winners will each receive a 3-piece Blending Trio or Color Fusion set, one Various Ink refill, and a 5x7 sketchbook.   


Lori Craig said...


Bunny said...

What a pretty card. I love that you blend so nicely. I would like to have the Copic airbrush system. Happy Earth Day.

Rita Edwards - Edwards Design said...

Beautiful card!

Jean Bullock said...

Wonderful coloring on this card. Love how you shaded the sky and the little hill. Well done.

windycindy said...

It is wonderful how much I am learning about the earthiness of
Copic Markers!
Your card is very lovely...
Many thanks, Cindi

Joan V said...

Perfect card for Earth Day. Love it. I love the air brush effect of the sky. Thanks for sharing.

Muffins and Lace said...

Awesome card!

Neesey said...

Beautiful card. Someday I would love to get the copic airbrush system. Looks so cool.

Michele Boyer said...

Your coloring is so beautiful, Sherrie. Always.

Sande said...

Your card is perfect for Earth Day. I love it and your coloring/blending is perfection.

Thanks for sharing and the tips.

marilynwillauer said...

Beautiful card, great helpful hints!

Jan Castle said...

Lovely card....TFS!

Sarah said...

Simply gorgeous!
God's blessings,
Sarah :)

Card Cropper said...

Can the hybrid ink be used with Copics? Obviously it can. How nice. Very nice card. Thank you for new information.

Joy said...

Beautiful and understated card, perfection, hugs

newfiecrafter(Marilyn) said...

Beautiful card your coloring is perfect

Pati Peterson said...

This is so pretty! I love the color and design.