September 13, 2010

Caardvarks 'Tiffany Doodles' Challenge

Hi, everyone!
 This morning, I tried to make a card for the Caardvarks 'Tiffany Doodles' Challenge to use the waiting time for some inquiries to my clients, and just finished it! Though I knew the digital stamps by Tiffany Doodles since a few of my blog and Frickr friends have been the DT members, I used it to catch an opportunity for the first time.
 Thank you Caardvarks and Tiffany Doodles for the wonderful challenge! :)

Here is my card.

This is a partial closeup.
Click the photos above to see larger and more clear photos!

 I thought, 'let's cash in on this'. So, I chose a free downloadable 'Velvet Flower stamp'. Love this GORGEOUS flower! :) Actually, I thought it quite a while, "which data should I choose among those pretty digital stamps?".But I was so satisfied with the result. (I folllow McDonald's advertisement, 'Everything it's cracked up to be.' *giggle* Really, I enjoyed creating and loved this a little tall card! Finished size is 2.5"w x 6.5"h.)
 All the coloring for the flower is by Copic markers. Mainly I used extrafine‐pointed nibs to draw the fine lines, those were super fine and standard fine. And the sentiment and the butterfly are physical stamps by Hero Arts.

*I wanted to possess the present white space above the flower image, so I finished this card a little out of the sample sketch.

Stamp used:
Tiffany Doodles / Velvet Flower
Hero Arts Poly Clear Anytime Messages / CL129, Antique Engravings / CL383
Other supplies:
Printable paper, Basic Grey PP, 7gypsies Nottinghill PP, My Mind's Eyes PP,
Tsukineko Versa Fine / Onyx Black,
Ranger Distress Ink / Victorian Velvet, Stickles / Platinum, Distress Mustard Seed, Rock Candy,
            Acrylic Dabber / Snow Cap, Cloudy Blue, Archival Ink / Jet Black
Tim Holtz idea-ology / Muse token, Brads, Grunge Sheet, Copic Markers, ribbon, ball chain


Thanks for stopping by!
Have a beautiful week!
Tomo

12 comments:

  1. wow! stunning card, Tomo!!! absolutely gorgeous!! LOVE how you colored the flower, just amazing!! fab card!!

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  2. Tomo, I love that you blew this up so large and had it going off the edge of your card! REALLY gorgeous!

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  3. Stunning, stunning, Tomo! You amaze me AGAIN! Love the partial large size for the flower and you showcase the details so beautifully! Winner in my eyes!

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  4. WOW! This is so beauitful! Love the flower and the colors, such an amazing take on the sketch!

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  5. Thank you all for your lovely comments! :)
    I haven't been making enough time to play on the internet, and can't visit here and there yet. So sorry!!!
    Tomo

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  6. Tomo, this is truly sensational - love it.

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  7. Wow! Super love what you did with the large flower, it really enhances the beauty of the card so well! Wonderfuld design Tomo!

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  8. Very nice card....I have done a watercolor flower painting similar to this...big flower,,,but never found any stamps big enough....great blog you have too.

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  9. Oh my gosh Tomo this is the most beautiful card EVER!!!!!! Perfection...love everything about it :)

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  10. Hi, Deirdre, Tiff, and Kathy! Thanks so much for your generous comments! You all have always encouraged me! :)

    Hi, Ms. Cynthia Schelzig!
    Thank you so much for your visiting and for leaving me your lovely comment! All your artistic creations is amazing!!

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  11. Tomo, this is such a stunning card! I love the way you have used the flower and your colouring is wonderful!

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