Thursday, 18 February 2010

C.R.A.F.T 38 - Eisketch 2

For my sketch this week at C.R.A.F.T, I've used Mo Manning's two year old toddler Jill and coloured her with Copics!
I love all of Mo's images but her toddlers are seriously well-observed and represented - I mean, just look at that attitude! LOL!

Because the sketch is quite 'busy', plus I wanted Mo's drawing to stand out, I've used quite plain colours and treatment, using Martha Stewart plain pale aqua paper and a couple of her punches to create interest and a little floral peachy paper for the mounts to bring those warmer tones out in the colouring.
I've purposely kept the colouring very light as a challenge to myself not to be too heavy-handed!

I fully intended remembering to list my Copic colours but I'm afraid time has not beeen my friend again this week and neither has my pc - it crashed for four days again!
Like a naughty child, it behaved perfectly at the pc doctor's then came home and threw another wobbler! Technology....pahh! The Luddites had the right idea.....
Hugs,
Ei
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7 comments:

  1. Love it Ei, soooo reminds me of my 2 year-old grandbabe! She's just at this stage. Your work is flawless as always. hugs to you, eisey

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  2. This is gorgeous Ei, love the papers image and your colouring. That Mo image is just so.... cute. Hugs Suzi x

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  3. Love this Ei and I am sure many of us recognise that 2 year old haha

    Loved working with your sketch too.

    take care

    Sarah x

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  4. Hi Ei, wow what a fabulous card, love the little lass with attitude, it reminds me so much of my granddaughters. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxx

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  5. Fab card, sketch and image Eileen, love it.

    Love,

    Jo.

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  6. fantastic card Eileen..... I'm sure that will remind many mum's of their little girls :) :)
    such a cute image and as usual a fab card
    hope you are feeling much better now
    hugs rozzy xxx

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  7. Great card Ei and it is a rather brill sketch! Fab image of course!xx

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