Three Color Challenges

Hey Divas!!!  Design Team Member EK here today, showing off some three color coloring17022386_10154975460188954_1810022969252977118_n with the Whimsical Wishes stamp set over at Craftin Desert Divas.

With the popularity of card challenges around the net, and so many of them being coloring challenges, I thought I would show off how to take a fun stamped scene and still apply it to a three color challenge.

EK Gorman CDD 5-5.1The colors I picked came from this month’s Mood Board challenge over on the CDD Facebook Gallery.  The three colors I picked were, current, bright blue, and purple.EK Gorman CDD 5-5.2

I started off stamping out the fairy and sentiment from the Whimsical Wishes stamp set using my MISTI.  Then masking her off, and stamping three different sized flowers and the wand.  I just love how masking can create such a beautiful scene.

EK Gorman CDD 5-5.3Next I pulled out the copics I was going to use to use to complete EK Gorman CDD 5-5.4the three color challenge.  For the current, I pulled R81, R83, R85, and R56.  The bright blue was colored in with B02, B04, and B06.  The purple was colored in with V04, V06, and V09.  I also used colorless blender in a couple places (especially the wings) to help create dimension.  Normally, I cheat on these challenges and use a skin tone color as a neutral, but today, I used the R81, Vo4, R83 and colorless blender to create the Fairy’s skin tone, because when you are a fairy, pink is a perfect tone for skin.

The card needed tones of sparkle so the fairy dust could be everywhere, so I colored in the white space with spectrum noir glitter pen.  I pulled out my Mix It Up dies and die cute a rectagle out of the card stock and matted it with some current card stock.  I added the die cut matte image back onto the negative die cut.  The card glitters so much!!!  It is the perfect Fairy Dust.
EK Gorman CDD 5-5

EK Gorman CDD 5-5.5

CDD Products:

whimsical_wishes_edited-1__70661-1487003244-500-750Whimsical Wishes

Mix It Up diesMix It Up

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