I started with a base of Baja Blue. I sponged Always Artichoke and then a little black on the bottom. I then stamped the trees from Tim Holtz. I did my sky by using a torn paper towel and Whisper White ink. I did a reverse mask and stamped the moon. I stamped the motorcycle in black and used a red marker on the tank. I added glossy accents on the mirrors and the bumbers. The chrome will reflect color on a motorcycle so thats why I used the glossy accents. I then used my white pen to add snow. I wish I hadn't done that but I sure wasn't going to start all over! I mounted this on Cherry Cobbler. Hope you like this.
Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 GMT Views: 1175
Registered: April 13, 2009 Location: KS Posts: 2266
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 @ 2:04 PM
That's a cool scene. Reminds me of when they do the Toys for Tots motorcycle ride, it's always sooooo cold. Great bunch of people. Your clouds look great, I've tried that technique but it never comes out as good as yours. Tfs a great card!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39842
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 @ 5:01 PM
Sylvia I am drooling over this scene you did. Your clouds are stunning. Love the trees and the way you colored that awesome motorcycle. Wow card here! Love it! TFS:0)
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Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 @ 5:04 PM
Sylvia,a wonderful motorcycle, lovely trees and scene! Great job!!
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Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59993
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 @ 6:10 PM
Ooh, I love this! You nailed the motorcycle part of the challenge and made a card appropriate for the time of year! Whoo hoo! Paper towel sky? Amazing! I love it! A very nice little scene....and a wonderful way to bring a smile to Neil! Oh, and about the white snow with a pen, I disagree with you! Its a wonderful finishing touch! You did good Sylvia!
Registered: November 21, 2010 Location: Brisbane, Australia Posts: 6715
Wed, Nov 23, 2011 @ 4:11 AM
Wow, i love your snowy moonlit ride! Very clever to use gel pen as the snow...you've created such a wonderful little scene, one can just FEEL the moment!
PS.Thanks for your very sweet comments you left in my gallery, I was moved.