Sunday, September 18, 2011

TTC01 Coloring Challenge

Hello.  I had a little free time this weekend and thought I'd join in the Touch Twin Markers challenge - their first challenge, in fact!

The criteria of the challenge was to create a project with a person image - playful, realistic... whatever.

TTC01
Sweet Star

I just love the sweet expression on Brittany from Simply Betty Stamps.  I think she can be a sweet, wholesome girl with one color palette and a little minx with another.  I just love that!  I picked the sweet look today.  She has some acid washed, well-loved jeans, some big blue eyes and highlighted hair.  To give the jeans some texture, I added some blending solution to a small scrap of muslin and dabbed on the colored jeans.  I think it gives a great effect!

I added a strip of denim to my card from a pair of shorts my son outgrew.  I stitched it to my card panel with a sewing machine.

I don't own any ShinHanTouch Twin markers yet, but I colored with Copic markers and had a blast.  Here's a close up of the coloring.
Anyway - it was just the type of relaxing I needed before another crazy week  of work.

Thanks for visiting,
lise

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Supplies:
Stamps: Brittany by Simply Betty Stamps
Ink: Black Soot Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Solar White by Neenah and pinks by Bazzill
Other: Denim, Signo White gel pen, pink twine (TheBakersTwine.com), chipboard star by Maya Road, sewing machine
Copic markers: B32, B34, B37, R20, E00, E02, 0, E40, E42, E44, E70, E74, Y11, Y19, RV13, RV17

5 comments:

  1. Love it, Lisa! Thanks for playing along with us!

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  2. (My 7yo says she looks like you!)

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  3. You have done a big job... that's a very hard working work,Nice color combination's and well decorated cards ....
    discount card printing
    custom gift cards
    plastic card
    Scratch Card

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  4. Your colouring ROCKS OUT Sista!!!! Thanks for playing along with us!


    Hugs and Love!

    Vicki

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  5. The colors are beautiful and your image is just too too cute!

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