Monday, June 27, 2011

Colouring together :)

Short post tonight as I worked all day. It rained all day, then tonight we got some loud thunder and close lightening.
So I thought I would show you some colouring Kristy and I did at camp this weekend.
I coloured these with my Copics. Not sure why the background paper is a dingy off white.
 I tried to make the balloons transparent. I had seen a video on this, but we were at camp so I couldn't double check to see if I was doing it correctly.
What do you think of it?
 I am happy with how her hair turned out. But of course I didn't record which colours I used, as I never do. I don't really care for the colours of her dress though.
 Here are a couple of images that Kristy coloured. She coloured 9 images to my 3 :)
She used Copic markers for the hair, and Stampin' Up markers for everything else.
I love her colour choices.
I asked what she was going to do with her images, she told me nothing.
I tried to encourage her to make some cards for her friends, but nope, she didn't want to.
I did start on a new project I am excited about. I was in the Zone, then hubby called me to watch a movie with him. I didn't want to bring my tools upstairs, so I will hopefully finish it tomorrow.

The postal workers have been forced to go back to work. So hopefully I will finally get some mail tomorrow.
I feel so bad for the ladies who are in my Window Envelope swap, having to wait so long for their swaps.

Hope you had a creative Monday :)

Tracy

20 comments:

  1. Rain, yuck! We had tons of storms all night, but it cleared up today and was actually pretty nice out. I love yours and Kristy's images! Those balloons look amazing! So cool how you made them look transparent!

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  2. We had a lot of rain last week, but the weekend was great & even though they said rain today, it didn't happen. yay!

    The cards are all adorable & I think the balloons turned out perfect! I hadn't seen that technique before. You nailed it!

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  3. Yay, we had sun today after 2 days of rain. Hope the sun shines and you can sit out at the water! The balloons turned out fabulous!

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  4. Great job on your balloons, they really do look transparent! The images you two colored are so cute :0) Hugs!

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  5. Ahhh these are great. Your colouring is effortless. Ugh...so happy mail will be moving again:) I'm sure everyone will understand!

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  6. Your colouring is realling coming along-great job.
    Glad to hear the postal strike is over. I had a couple of birthday cards to Canada in the mail.
    Summer weather coming your way--we have some hot days ahead.
    I worked for a while today too and back again tomorrow.
    Doing anything special for Canada Day?

    Leslee

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  7. Tracy,
    Your images look so FABULOUS! You have got skill. I love all of them. TFS! ~Shen

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  8. what beautiful images--those girls are sooo cute! your coloring is amazing. i have taken 3 copic classes and my coloring is still horrible. how do you do it?

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  9. Tracy,
    Great job on the coloring, and I love those images. They are super cute.
    Awesome job
    Hugs
    Stacy

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  10. These are really great! I noticed the balloon transparency right away! That looks amazing and I have NO CLUE how you managed to do that! Wow! I'm seriously impressed!

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  11. These would make great tattoos! :)

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  12. The coloring looks amazing. Can you recommend any videos that you liked? Adorable images! If you do another image swap, let me know I would love to join.

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  13. Your copic skills amaze me!!

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  14. Holy wow! You totally nailed the coloring on these!!!!!

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  15. Thank you for your kind words on twopeas. I appreciate your help and encouragement. I envy those who can do what you do. I don't own a single Copic and I don't think it would be something at which i would be good anyway. I don't even color well - LOL, but this is SO pretty. Also, thanks for "following" me, and I have also followed you.
    Blessings and gratitude,
    Karen
    http://www.karen-mycuprunnethover.blogspot.com/

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  16. Well looks like you're putting those copics to work! Beautiful images!

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  17. Oh, you've got those transparent balloons down pat!!! Was it Holly's (Squigglefly) video you were watching? I know she did a pretty good one a while back.

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  18. UMM, THOSE BALLOONS ARE FREAKING FABULOUS oopps, i was writing in caps, sorry! I have never seen that technique before, so, these are the best transparent balloons that I have ever seen! love them, love all youe colorings!

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  19. Oh I think you did a great job on the balloons! Very cute!

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