a creative mind at work in the deep dark basement

Monday, January 5, 2009

Technostamper's Monday Lunchtime Sketch Challenge #51

I was so EXCITED to receive my first copic order on Friday (only she delivered it hours before I discovered it). I'm hoping my 2nd order of them will be arriving this week (hopefully Wed).


I broke out a favorite simple stamp of mine by Stampotique- Marsye Carrier called Pretty Flowers. Figured this would make a great stamp to try out the copics on. I didn't have a wide range of colors yet and I forgot to photo which ones I used, but I like my first attempt. Of course I will need to play a LOT more to get some good coloring/shading skills with them, but I'm happy I took the plunge and bought a few.


Make sure to check out Mary Jo's post and join us in the challenge this week. Would love to see your take on the sketch!


Card details:
Stamp Set: Stampotique- Marsye Carrier called Pretty Flowers
Cardstock: Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Chip, Crate Sweet Branch Collection (Hope & Cherish), Papertrey white
Inks: Versafine Onyx Black
Accessories: Nestabilities, Circle punches, pearls from Kaiser scrapbook


Thanks for checking my card out and have a Fabulous week!

7 comments:

MJ said...

Kim, this is so sweet! Love that stamp and those papers are luscious! Great job, thanks so much for playing along.

Barbara said...

How cute are those flowers!! MJ is right....the papers are "luscious"....the whole card is just so sweet. Fabulous job....love it!!

Kimberly Gajewski said...

What a wonderful idea to flip the sketch Kim! It looks great this way! Beatifully done! :D

Kerry D-C said...

Love how you flipped the sketch....looks Fab! How are you liking your new Copics?!

Kristen said...

Kim, Love what you did with this sketch. The old switch a roo. Great card. Love it!

Tisha Doyle said...

Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving a comment. I never know if it's just my family looking at it, or if there are other crafty people out there checking it out. Knowing other people are looking at it gets me motivated to keep it updated and fresh. I also enjoy having a look at your creations. You have a very beautiful style of cardcrafting.
Have a great day, Tisha

Hetty said...

Locely card! I like the way you turned it and the color combo! I have to go and check these copic markers!!
Have a crafty new year!

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