Sunday, 4 August 2013

So Bad It’s Good

This month’s Simply B Stamps’ Fan Page challenge is Good v Evil featuring one of two awesome mermaids drawn by the uber talented Betty, Roxie the Good and Spika the Bad.  The challenge was to choose one and then do a “goodie goodie cheery … or a dark and bad as can be” project.  I decided to combine them both.

As you can see I mirrored each side of the double twisted easel card I made, one side light and cheery the other dark and moody.  I did the same with the colouring, same base colours but different shades and tones to give the right effect.

This card has gone to a friend for her birthday and she loved it, it’s kinda big and showy like her!

Copics Roxie
Skin E50, E51, E53, B000 (cheeks E11)
Eyes B000, B00, B02, 0
Lips R24, R29, R46
Hair & Fins RV52, RV63, RV66, RV69 (Spica Blossom on Fins)
Tail B000, B00, B02, B05, Spica Clear
Copics Spika
Skin E50, E51, E53, B91 (cheeks E11)
Eyes B91, B93, B95, 0
Lips R24, R29, R46
Hair & Fins RV91, RV93, RV95, RV99 (Spica Sky Blue on Fins)
Tail B91, B93, B95, B97, B99, Spica Sky Blue
Marianne Anja’s Vintage Swirls
Spellbinders Nestabilities Big Scalloped Ovals
Inks & Chalks etc
Pebbles Cream Chalks – Metallics
Smooch – Cherry Ice
Smooch – Gold Glow
Smooch – Navy Twinkle
Bazzill Cardstock – Black
Bazzill Dotted Swiss Pepper
Bella BLVD Sand & Surf Surfs Up
Bella BLVD Sophisticates Sprinkles & Lace
Creative Memories Candy Shop

Thanks for stopping by!


Marie97 said...

I LOVE this! What a great combo...beautiful coloring, too! TFS

Hayley said...

Looks amazing! X

Crafting Andy said...

This is amazing. So love it.xx

Bridget Curnow said...

OMGosh this is amazing, your colouring is outstanding you have really given the mermaids life, and the colour palette is beautiful,
Have a lovely day
Hugs Bridget :) x

Blankina said...

What a great project, love the colouring..
Thanks for joining in at MARIANNE DESIGN DIVA'S -LAYER IT UP,
HUgs Blankina

Patricia Rey said...

Amazing Emily I love it =)

kathy said...

This is gorgeous, I love how you interpreted this challenge, I especially love the flower in the middle xox

Kathy x

Corinne said...

fantastic job love it

Kay Mowat said...

Totally fantastic love the idea awesome coloring
Kay xx

Chris D. said...

Holy Crow Emily! You've outdone yourself with this card! It's double the fabulousness!!

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Julie Hasell said...

wow this is fantastic hun love what you have done :-) xx