I am so stoked to be back on the team at Artfull Crafts and I had so much fun making this card to share with you.
I have used papers from the Kaisercraft "Aloha" collection, I layered them onto plain white cardstock. I added a piece of Cerise organza ribbon for some texture before layering on my image....
I stamped the image with Memento Ink which is safe to use with alcohol markers as it doesn't bleed and won't ruin your marker tips. I usedChameleon YG3 spring meadow to colour the umbrella and copics to colour the rest of the image. I have had my copics for a while and I colour without really having to think about it now but the chameleon was a whole different beast. This pen is amazing but definitely takes a little practice to feel comfortable with blending but once you get it, oh my goodness!!!! What would normally use 3 or 4 markers can be accomplished with one marker. Which is a total cost saving :)
I added a ruffled daisy and 2 paper glitter ruffled bouquet flowers in the corner and adhered with Helmar glue. I also went around the edge of my papers with Bo Bunny Pearlescents in Coral and Sugar.
Thanks so much for joining me today in my first post as I return to Artfull Crafts, and I am really happy to be back :)