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Let’s Celebrate!

Hello everyone and a very happy Tuesday to you all!

I am yay happy today, because my favourite artist opened her new Store on Etsy! Yes!

And she has been kind enough to offer a 30% discount too, available for followers in her Facebook group.

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Of course, I had to go take a look, and I found three images there that I don’t own yet, somehow those three ended up dropping into my basket. I have idea how, it was the strangest thing! Thank  goodness for that discount code eh?! Tee hee.

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This awesome image is called Tori The Dragon Up and I purchased him from the brand new Conie Fong store on Etsy. (Yes I’m smiling being able to put that! Tee hee._)

To bring him to life I used my Copics and my clear Spectrum Noir Clear Glitter Pen.

Dragon Green

Dragon Green.

Dragon Cheek

Dragon Cheek.

Dragon Toes

Dragon Toes.

Balloons and Dragon Tummy

Dragon Tummy & Blue Balloon.

Green Balloon

Green Balloon.

White Balloon

White Balloon.

Close Up Balloons

I absolutely adore my Spectrum Noir Clear Glitter Pen. It is so SPARKLY and you can still (more or less) see my shading underneath it! Smiles.

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My Celebrate sentiment is my own, computer generated one.  I thought it was fitting for celebrating the store opening, and also the card can be used for more than a  Birthday if necessary.

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The frame I drew around him freehand in my Serif Craft Artist software.

The beautifully embossed star card I got from That Craft Place. I adore this card so much I bought an extra two packs, after using up my first one. Grins.

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The twine is  actually  nylon string, which I picked up the last time I was at my (fairly) local hardware store.  I do that a lot, we can be in any kind of shop, it doesn’t matter what kind, and I will always still be on the look out for something which I can use in my card making. Smiles.

Thank you so much for stopping by today.

Hugs & Happy Crafting Everyone!

Karen.xx

The challenges I am entering this one into are:-

1.  Cardz 4 Guyz – Make It Shine or Sparkle.

2.  Crafting From The Heart – Anything Goes.

3.  Craft Your Passion – Anything Goes.

4.  Creative Card Crew – Anything Goes.

5.  Through The Craft Room Door – Anything Goes.

Just Hangin’

Good afternoon everyone!

I’m waving hello from a very cloudy Cornwall today.

Oh when oh when is summer going to arrive?!

Today is a very special day. Because there is an AWESOME new release happening over at That Craft Place – The most fabulous digi images from the all new Bubbles Range – which you can find in TCP’s Etsy Store.

And – even better – there is a fabulously generous 25% off Discount code for you to use from now through the weekend too!

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Just click on the picture above to go straight to the Etsy Shop.

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This is what I  created while playing with just one of those fabulous new images. Smiles.

His name is Footie Fan and to bring him to life I used my Copics in these shades:-

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Football.

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Hair.

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Skin Tones.

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Shading on White Clothes.

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This is the back of the door hanger.

The laser cut shapes are all available from That Craft Place, as is the actual MDF door hanger. Smiles.

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Yes it started out life like this.

Great fun to play and create with!

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I wanted the front to look like he is standing in front of a goal net, I do hope that’s what my son thinks when I give him this.

To create the effect I used my Tim Holtz Distress Inks, Acrylic Paint and believe it or not – Bubble Wrap!! I know right! Who would have thought it!

(This is the first time I have tried anything like this and it won’t be my last.)

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For the back I used my Copic Airbrush system and created the pitch and the sky. 

This is only the 3rd time I have used the system so I feel very proud of it!

I added quite a bit of grey into the mix because I was aiming for that soft light you get when day is just thinking of turning into night.

To finish I added the clock and the night stars, and sprayed (liberally) with my Irridescent Glitter Spray.

If you can’t find all that  you  need on the Bricks & Mortar shop website – then another fabulous place to look/join is the TCP shop group on Facebook. 

Usually – you can find (or request) pretty much anything you want in there. And the people are awesome too! Smiles.

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The challenges I am entering into with my Door Hanger are:-

1. Art Impressions Stamps – For The Fellas.

2. Copic Marker Europe – All About Backgrounds.

3. DL. ART Thankful – For  A Man or Boy.

4. Crafting For All Seasons – It’s A Boy Thing.

5. Crafty Gals Corner – The Great Outdoors.

6. Fresh Brewed Designs – Dude!

7. The Paper Shelter – Anything But A Card.

8. Penny’s Paper Crafty – Use Your Favourite Embellishment.

9. Word Art Wednesday – Anything Goes Family Friendly.

Thank you so much for stopping by today.

Hugs & Happy Crafting Everyone!

Karen.xx