Wednesday, July 11, 2012

MarkerPop: Sunflower Lulu - Pastel Challenge





Hello everyone!   It's Wednesday and I just finished my work week.  I am now getting ready to pack for CHA! YAAA!    What a way to spend a week off!   It rates up there in my book as a 10! :D 

This is  my Design Team card for our MarkerPop Challenge #2 for this week.   the challenge is "Pastels".   I used a rubber stamp image from Swiss Pixies at  CC Designs called sunFlower Lula 
Isn't she just the cutest little thing?    I has some whimsical fun on her hat and dress with my multicolored Copic pen.    I sketched a sunflower the size that would fit into the bottom of my card.  
A little paper piecing and popped it into the corner!    



Copics Used:
Hair c3, C5, C7, Copic Opaque White
Skin: E000, E00, E11, R20
Dress: G40, G44, G46, W3, Colorless Blender and 0.3 mm Copic Multiliner - Gray
Ribbon B000, B0000
Grass G40, G46, G93, W4, W3
Flowers: Y10, Y15, Y13, YR24... Mulltiliner 0.3 mm Sepia
Background: B0000, B00, G000, C0, Colorless Blender, Opaque White ink. 

I am linking these cars in the following challenges
MarkerPop Challenge #2 - Pastels
Make IT Monday - Anything goes
Inspire Me Fridays - Anything Goes
Tammy's Scrapin Corner - Anything Goes


I sketched the sunflower and leaves.  and then paper pieced the flower.   It is fun to try to sketch and coordinate corner embellishments to match your images :D 


I hope you check out our MarkerPop Challenge for this week and
 I hope to see your wonderful
creation !

That's all for today and stop back tomorrow for my Luka with Pumpkin card!   



13 comments:

  1. Hi Marie!
    Stunning card - love her paper piece outfit and amazing detailing to your card....

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  2. So beautiful Marie! I love your card and your beautiful coloring. Great job as always.

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  3. Gorgeous card!! Love the way you casually sketch something to add as an embellishement - very cool :) Hope to see you at CHA next week !!

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  4. Gorgeous card and I love the greens Marie..Loz

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  5. Very sweet and cute card. Love the colors. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner. Hope to see you again next week. joann sassy raggedy

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  6. Darling card, Marie! Love the coloring and the sketched flower and leaves are soooo cool! Love them! You are one talented lady! :^)
    Hugs,
    Penny

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  7. This is just amazing. I love the little hearts beside her what a great element. You are so talented.
    I am so pleased you
    decided to join us for our Challenge.
    Hugs, Founder and Owner of Tammy Scrapin Corner, Tammy Ortiz

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  8. she is so sweet!! saw it on mim x

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  9. Wow!! Marie this is adorable. Your colouring as usual is awesome. You are very talented.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxx

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  10. She's sensational and being a Kansas girl myself, I can verify those are amazing sunflowers. I LOOOVE the sketched flower you made!!! :D

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  11. Hi, Saw your card over at Make it Monday - its really cute, and I love the colours! My cards are nos 52,57 and 251 this week if you'd like to take a look.
    Mandy x

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  12. Beautiful ! lovely summer colors.


    Thanks for joining us at Whimsy Stamps for this months challenge x

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Marie