Tuesday, April 12, 2016

April Release with Create A Smile

Hello Crafters! 

Today we are showcasing the newest release from Create A Smile! There are so many wonderful images and dies coming out. You're going to love 'em!


I chose to work with Aloha Spirit because, well, flowers. Enough said. There's actually 5 flowers in this set . . .


 This almost looks like a branch of leaves but it's actually a tropical ginger. 
If you search for Red Ginger or Pink Cone Ginger there's all kinds of photos. That's where I went to find my inspiration. 



I started by stamping the ginger flower in Copic safe ink then masked and stamped to build up my focal point. I colored it with Copic markers and added a shadow to help it jump off the page. 

I actually shot video for this but haven't had time to edit it. Maybe tonight. Fingers crossed. 



Hey guess what? It worked out. Christmas miracle. 



I stamped the sentiment and then accented it with some pretty gold sequins. 

I hope you'll head over to Create A Smile to see the full release and tons more inspiration! 
Thanks for dropping in! 



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14 comments:

  1. It's stunning, Kelly! Can't wait for the video! ♥

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  2. Gorgeous colouring Kelly! Oh you are making me want to go back to Hawaii!

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  3. MAGNIFICENT Kelly!! WOWZA!!

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  4. Beautiful Kelly - love it.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  5. Beautiful beautiful beautiful!!!!!!! Your work amazes me!!!! :)

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  6. Kelly this is just beautiful. Probably one of my top 5 favorites. The color combination is stunning, and the tiny white dots add such texture. Looking forward to the video later today.

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  7. One of my favs of yours for sure! Those colors...WOW!

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  8. Your card is beautiful! Your coloring is fantastic. Thought I would let you know the supply links are showing errors. I checked 5 and they all showed error.

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  9. Stunning and Breath-takingly beautiful!!!

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  10. When I "grow up" I want to be able to color just like Kelly!

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  11. Simply beautiful! I'm a new follower of yours and am always blown away by your talent.

    FYI, my parents are both from Hawaii so I am so excited by this stamp and have already ordered it. But I believe the picture that you chose and the stamp are actually plumerias linked together to make a lei and not a red ginger flower which is good because plumerias come in more combination of colors. Either way your work is fantastic!

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  12. Kelly,
    I've loved watching your videos for awhile and just subscribed. You make Copic coloring look so easy and I'm just beginning. I learn so much from your videos and great explanations of why you do things.
    Your work is beyond beautiful and I love your amazing style!

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