Sunday, February 3, 2013

Color Me Creative Challenge #61 - Texture

Hi there!

NEW CHALLENGE #61 will run thru Feb 15th!

Your challenge this time is all about
color ANY image as long as you
(furry, dirt, gravel, fuzzy, rocks, brick, wood, weathered, etc)
We want to see you use YOUR COPICS, ProMarkers, other alcohol markers or Colored Pencils!!

Our fabulous Sponsor for this Challenge is:
One lucky winner (at random) will win a
$10 Gift Certificate to Stamp Fairy

We were given our choice of an image from Stamp Fairy for this challenge and
 I chose their adorable image called "HUGO".

Did two different ways to create texture...

Card #1
This technique is the "flicking" method to draw fur...keep your strokes very short and very minimal blending

Card #2
Same image, but the texture on this one is done with "direct blender on washcloth". 
 Wet a small area of your cloth with the blender and gently press over your image.
 I used my refill bottle and 3 drops onto corner of cloth.

Hope you were inspired to try one of these techniques or
 some of the other gorgeous ways to create texture done by the Design Team!
 Looking forward to seeing YOUR entry (-:

Supplies Card #1

Copics: E21, 31, 35, 53..B45, B97
Ink: Memento Summer Sky, Cottage Ivy
Designer Paper: MME - Stella Rose
Cardstock - Stampin Up - Not Quite Navy
Sentiment from Stampabilities
Paw Brad from stash
Bone from Cameo File

Supplies Card #2
Copics: C1,3,4...E07.9...E21, 31
Ink: Memento Black, sponged with Desert Sand and Rhubard
Designer Paper: stash
Cardstock - black and white from stash
Sentiment from Stampin Up and punched with 1' circle punch
Rosette made with SU - Not Quite Navy cardstock
Flourishes from Memory Box - Elegant Scrollwork
ribbon and little hearts from stash


Becky said...

These are awesome Linda.. You colored those dogs beautifully.

Judy said...

These are adorable!! Love the coloring, and fab colors!


Carla S. said...

These are gorgeous, Linda! Fab coloring on both!

Conniecrafter said...

wow I love the two looks you got with the same image, the flicking is awesome!!

Sandy said...

Both cards are fabulous - I think I like the flicking technique the best. Wonderful art work Linda!!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Wonderful textured dogs! :)

Penny said...

Both are fabulous, Linda! Love the techniques on each! :^)
Hugs, Penny

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Theresa's Studio said...

Lovely cards. Been away a few days but still keeping up with your cards. Should be by on a more regular schedule now that we are settled in FL for a few weeks.

Susie M. said...

How CUTE Linda!! Your texturing is awesome!

Patricia St Martin said...

Linda, Love the look on both of the cards so different on each. Sometimes I get frustrated with some of the textured images but I do think I like the flicking technique better. Love the embellishments and the image is so darling.


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