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I have been married to the same guy for a LONG time ! We have 3 grown children and the 5 loves of our lives that they have given us ... 4 girls and one boy ! I have been crafting all my life and found my true addiction when I taught myself to use Copic Markers and introduced them into my card making ! I am NOT certified in the use of Copics but that doesn't stop me from creating with them ! I always been a bit of a crafting rebel and don't follow directions well !I love crafting with my hands and seldom will you find them idle as they usually have a crochet hook , knitting needles or a book in them . Exercise is not my strong suit ! LOL ! My husband and I also love camping in our RV ( weather permitting ... as in NO snow !) so most weekends from Spring to Fall you find us camped somewhere with our 3 Yorkies .... though don't tell them they aren't BIG dogs ! Hope you enjoy my little touch of my life .... the creative and the real life !

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Magnolia Down Under .... Challenge #31

Magnolia Down Under Challenge #31 issued up the challenge of a sketch , girlie and orange on your card ..... The sketch , no problem , Girlie , no problem .... Orange .... another story ! Not my favorite color to work with until I remembered I had some sparkly paper with orange on it . Unfortunately , it has been in my stash forever so I don't remember the manufacturer !!!! OOPS !!!!  I struggled with this card so was happy when I said I am done !


For those of you that know me , you wouldn't be surprised when I say I am a bit of a rebel when it comes to using my Copics ........ I use lots of markers to achieve what I am looking for , lots of colors and usually have a HUGE mess on my desk when I am finished .... just ask DH !!!! LOL !

Copics used

E0000 , E000 , E00 , E11 ,E13 , E7 , E17 , E8 ,E19
YR 0000, YR000, YR02, YR15 , YR16
YG 06 ,YG 05 , YG 03
R20 ,R11
O ... Colorless blender

Prima flowers , peggy's Pretties ,Stickles Rock Candy , Ribbon from Savvy n' Sassy , MM embellishment
Martha Stewart leaf punch , Nesties , Mementos ink , SU ink , CB embossing folder

TFL ..... and happy creating !

9 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous love te colours an your colouring in...wow
    hugs
    Sue x

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  2. Fabulous job with the sketch. Love that ribbon and DPs especially. Beautiful card.
    Thanx for joining us at MDUC
    xXx

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  3. Adorable and I love all the orange! :D

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  4. Love the colours and ribbon and those flowers are beautiful! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Magnolia Down Under Challenges!

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  5. She is adorable front and center on your card. Pretty papers and flowers to match make this card so beautiful. Thanks for sharing it with us at MDUC this week.

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  6. Well done on our challenge, love those colours on Tilda and good on you for using that DP, I too, have had these in my stash for who knows how long, lol. Beautiful work!! Thanks for sharing with us at MDUC!!!
    Stephanne

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  7. So pretty! I love the flowers and little ring around the girl. Beautiful!

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  8. Orange and purple have to be one of my favourite colour combos and you have created such a wondeful card with these colours.Gorgeous card. Thanks for playing with MDUC, Hugs xxxx

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  9. awesome card ~ and coloring chickie! yep..ya can come visit me anytime...would be kewl to sit with ya and learn how to use those copics! i love the color scheme..so yummy!

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