Sunday, March 29, 2015

MarkerPop Guest Designer - Week #2

Hi, everyone! It's exciting to be back again this week as a guest designer for MarkerPop. This card definitely gave me Spring Fever, featuring the Spring Fling and Bee Mine stamps and dies from Paper Smooches.


The spring icons are stamped in Memento Tuxedo Black onto Cryogen White cardstock, colored with Copics, and then cut with the coordinating dies. I used my Spellbinders A2 Curved Border dies to make the rolling hills out of green cardstock. The top layer is mounted with foam tape to give the card dimension. The flowers and bumble bees are secured with micro glue dots.

Copics Used:

Flowers: YG-25/17/67, B-02/04/06, Y-19/38/68, RV-13/14/17
Bees: Y-11/13/15
Hive: Y-15/19/38



The dashed loop-dee-loop behind the bee in flight is from the Mama Elephant Bear Hugs stamp set. To finish off the card, I added Glossy Accents to the bees' wings and to the little heart in the sentiment.

It was lots of fun putting this bright and cheerful card together for you. I want to give a big shout out to MarkerPop and to Valerie on the DT for giving me this wonderful opportunity to be featured on their blog these last two weeks. I'm still in shock that I was selected to be their very first guest designer for 2015. Thank you SOOOO much!!!

And I want to encourage all of my fellow crafters out there to give it a shot when MarkerPop puts out another guest designer call -- I can't wait to be inspired by all of that crafty goodness that awaits!!

If you would be so kind or interested in my work... please like me on Facebook or follow me on Pinterest. Thanks again for stopping by!!


Challenges Entered

Supply List:

Stamps: Paper Smooches Spring Fling, Bee Mine
Dies: Paper Smooches Spring Fling Icons, Bee Mine Icons, Spellbinders A2 Curved Borders
Copic Sketch Markers
Cardstock: Cryogen White
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Other: Glossy Accents
Adhesives: Foam Tape, Micro Glue Dots

8 comments:

  1. What a great post for an overly sweet card! Thank you SO MUCH for working with us and our first Guest Designer assignment, Jennifer; it was a little rocky as we figured things out, but it all came together beautifully! This card is absolutely PRECIOUS, and makes my Spring Fever even worse - ha ha! Thank you again for sharing your beautiful Crafting with us, hun! xo

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  2. This card is so cute! Love the spring feel of it! Thank you for sharing with us over at Addicted to CAS!

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  3. I love all these dies and the bright, spring colors, Jen! This is such a happy card! So glad you shared it with us at ATCAS!

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  4. Hi Jen. You've created an adorable spring garden scene!! So sweet! Thanks for playing along at ATCAS.

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  5. Adorable card! Such a sweet scene you created!!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

    hugs...
    Melissa

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  6. OMG OMG OMG!! This is AWESOME!! I LOVE ALL of the Stamping and the Coloring that you did!! What a FUN Design!! =) THANKS SO MUCH for joining us on the Paper Smooches SPARKS Challenge Blog and I hope you'll join us again this week!! =) Have a FABULOUS Easter Sunday!! =)

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  7. love the scene you created! such a delightful card! thanks so much for joining us this week at Paper Smooches SPARKS!

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  8. I LOVe everything about this card! So glad you linked up at Little Miss Muffet Stamps. It really says SPRING to me. :D

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