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I love to stamp and color images with Copic markers and make cards.  I am also a health and fitness nut and love to coach others into a healthier lifestyle. 

I love to chat with people about fitness, food and nutrition and love to share recipes and experiences with you!

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Crafty Sentiments - Its for the Boys

Hello, crafty friends!!

I am sharing today this card using an image from Crafty Sentiments Designs! Isn't he adorable?  Just love the apples!!  

Image: 


As always, my preferred coloring medium is Copic makers.  
Here's the list of what I used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Bandaid:
E31
Hair:
C9, C7, C5, C3
Clothes:
B99, B97, B95, B93
R59, R56
W3
Hat and Boots:
E47, E43, E41

Apples:
R29, R27, R24
Tree Branch and Leaves:
E27, E25, E23, G17, G15, G12

Clouds:
Distress Ink Tumbled glass

That't it! It is definitely fun to see the end result once you color an image!
 It really comes to live!!

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Crafty Sentiments Designs

Me!
The Unexpected Crafter





Sunday, April 15, 2018

Sasayaki Glitter Stamps - Decoupage Technique

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today I wanted to share with you a technique that is fun and easy to do!  Its called "Decoupage."  Its where you use cut outs of paper and layer them on top of each other.

As always I used Copic Markers to color my image. 

The image is being showcased on the Sasayaki Glitter Stamps blog:

But first, here's a video I created to show the "Decoupage" technique.
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Finished Card


Copic markers used:

Skin:
E53, E51, E50
Hair:
C9, C7, C5, C1
Eyes:
E33
Lips:
R27
Dress:
E99, E97, YR27, YR23, YR21
Boots:
E27, E25, E23
Ground:
W3, W1

Glossy Accents for water droplets.

I hope you like my card and coloring! Please subscribe and leave comments!! And thank you for visiting!!

Keep getting crafty!



  


Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Crafty Sentiments Design - New Release

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today we have a new release by Crafty Sentiments Designs.  Isn't he cute?  

You can find this delightful image at Crafty Sentiments Designs
HERE


As usual, my chosen coloring medium is Copic markers:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Hair:
YR18, YR14, E19

Bathing Suit and Glasses:
BG18, BG18, BG13, R29

Bath Tub:
N6, N4, N2, 0
Water:
BG10, B00, 0
Hose:
G14, G12, T4, T2, 0

Boat:
N2, N0, 0, R27, R24

Grass:
YG09, YG06, YG03

Sky:
Tumbled Glass Tim Holtz Distress Ink

I hope you like my coloring and I hope you that you subscribe to my blog for more fun coloring and tutorials!

You can also subscribe to Crafty Sentiments Designs challenge blog to enter to win great prizes!!  Join us by clicking on the banner below:

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Keep Getting Crafty!




Sunday, April 1, 2018

Sasayaki New Release - Tutorail Skin and Hair

Hello, crafty friends!!

Happy Easter and Resurrection day for many of you!!!  I wanted to share this video where I color skin and hair!!  

The image is by the talented Naz from Sasayaki Glitter Stamps!

You can find the tutorial on the video below:


Here's the finished card:

Copic Sketch Markers used:

Skin:
E13, E11, E00
Hair:
C7, C5, C3

Dress and Bow:
B29, B26, B24, YG03

Helmet:
R85, R83, R81, YG03, YG00

Scooter:
YG06, YG03, YG00, R83, Y17, Y15
T6, T4, T2

Puppy:
E25, E23

Ground:
W3, W1

That's it!! I hope you enjoyed watching the video and thank you so much for stopping by!
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Keep getting crafty!!




Saturday, March 31, 2018

Scrappers Delights New Release March/April

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today I want to share the card I made to showcase one of the new released images by Scrappers Delights!!

Its about one of my favorite fantasy creatures: Pegasus and Unicorns!  You can find the entire release HERE


by Scrappers Delights

The fence is being offered as a FREEBIE this month!! Visit the Scrapper's Delights blog for details on how to get this great digital stamp!!

FREEBIE HERE

As always, my choice for coloring is Copic Sketch markers.  
Below is a list of what I used:

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Unicorn/Pegasus:
V17, V15, V12, V000
YG06, YG03, YG00
C3, C1, 0

Fence:
E37, E33, E31, T2, T0

Grass:
G17, G14, G12

Clouds:
Distress Ink Tumbled Glass

I hope you like my card and coloring! Don't forget to subscribe to my blog and Youtube channel for more coloring and tutorials!

Keep getting crafty!






Sunday, March 18, 2018

Special DT Deal - Robot

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today, I am sharing with you this super awesome robot!! Scrapper's Delights has it on a special deal just for you and it is a DT favorite!

  But act quick, it will only last for a few days!

Sale lasts only on the following dates:
March 18 - March 28, 2018

Robot Chip 1

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Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Robot:
 T6, T4, T2, T0
YG06, YG03, YG00

Grounding:
W5, W3

I hope you like my robot!  And don't forget to take advantage of the deal for a limited time only!!

Don't forget to register for more deals, crafty coloring and much more!

Keep getting crafty!


Other Challenges I am entering my card:

Paper Nest Dolls Challenge: March




Saturday, March 17, 2018

Penny Black - Hedgehogs

Hello, crafty friends!

Welcome to my blog!!  I am so happy that you stopped by! I love to share my projects with you!  This time I am sharing this card which I am entering on a challenge at the Penny Black challenge blog!!  I just love their cute Hedgehogs!!!


Image:
Hedgey Gift by
Penny Black

Copic Sketch Markers:

Hedgehog in Basket:
E53, E51, E50

Hedgehog on grass:
W5, W3, W1

Basket:
E37, E33, E31

Apples:
R29, R27, R24
G17, G14, G12

Ground:
YG09, YG06, YG03

Sky:
Distress Ink: Tumbled Glass

That's it!! I hope you like my coloring!! I enjoyed coloring the cute hedgehogs! I just love them!!!  

Thank you for stopping by and please register for more posts, tutorials and videos!!

Keep getting crafty!



Challenges I am entering my project: