Here is my card for the sketch challenge today. I did 'tweak' the sketch a bit to make the card I had in my head for days. So busy and no time this week, I kept it very clean and simple. I also wanted to play along with Speedy's Challenge at Mark's Finest. My card also works for the challenge going on at CASual Fridays here: http://cas-ualfridays.blogspot.com/2...enge-cfc7.html
The bkg. is made using Copics....starting with the darkest on the top just run the marker across the paper.....easy peasy. Instead of adding another layer of dp behind, I drew lines instead. Sentiment is computer generated.
Hope you like it and thanks so much for looking.
Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 GMT Views: 1317
I'm glad you got the card from your head onto paper. It is great. I haven't worked with copics before and didn't know you could create such a striking striped affect with them. Speaking of stripes - LOVE your 'ribbon or dp replacement' layer. It is a wonderful detail when ribbon isn't just right. Thanks for all the inspiration.
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Wed, Jun 15, 2011 @ 7:38 AM
I love how your created your bg, Karen! A beautiful design!
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Wed, Jun 15, 2011 @ 8:32 AM
Wow! I like that Copic technique and had never thought of doing that. It looks like it was done with a brayer (which I'm not very good at using.) I love the way your sky picks up the blue of the CS. I also like the idea of the lines you drew. Into my favorites this goes!
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