Hi everyone, happy Friday! I thought I was tired of coloring after last month's challenge, yet here we are again. I wanted to use one of my most well loved stamp and die bundles--Altenew Peony Bouquet Stamp and Die. I have just started to build my collection of copic markers, and I wanted to recreate … Continue reading Happy Day.
Hi everyone, happy new week! I wanted to share my Color Throwdown submission for this week and share with you all my thought process as I'm learning more about experimenting with color. The palette generated from the inspiration image is rust, purple, white, and grey. I coupled a Broach stamp from Anthony's Paper Craft with … Continue reading Happy Accidents and Color Throwdown #531.
Hi everyone, Happy Valentine's Day Eve! I wanted to share this card I made for the Altenew Inspiration Challenge for February 2019. Right away I knew I wanted pink flowers with grey leaves...but then I couldn't figure out how to incorporate the eucalyptus color. I did a few sketches and finally I had the idea … Continue reading You & Me.
Hi everyone, welcome back! This week's Color Throwdown Challenge was another difficult one for me. I've mentioned in other posts my difficulty with yellow and orange. I turned to the Altenew Simple Fruits stamp set again to make something a little more true to color. I really like the way this card turned out. I … Continue reading Color Throwdown #529.
Hello everyone, welcome back! Are you participating in the Daily Marker 30 Day Challenge? I've been trying to make my regularly scheduled cards as well as a newer series of minimalist cards that spotlight the coloring I've done for that day. Have a look at my IG and you'll see them! (@jaycee.gaspar). So I am … Continue reading Color Throwdown #528.
Welcome back, everyone! I have another submission to the Color Throwdown challenge. The inspiration image looks like an interior decor piece with navy blue, grey, and green accents. My first thought was a floral arrangement, but I struggled with what color I wanted the leaves of the bouquet to be. I went back and forth … Continue reading I Love You, Always.
Hi everyone, welcome back! I wanted to talk to you all about my creative process for this Altenew Inspiration Challenge submission. I also made this really difficult for myself by adding on another criteria besides the inspiration color palette from the image below. A crafty Instagram friend (@cornerstonecreate and Stephanie's got a Blog too) had … Continue reading Altenew January Inspiration Challenge 2019.