Monday, January 4, 2010

Happy Birthday, Jesse!

Tomorrow is my husband's birthday, and I thought I would share the card I made for him. He is very into music, and also loves comic books & anime, so when I came across this image of the Teen Titans by theravenflysby while browsing on deviantArt, I knew it would be perfect for his birthday card. If you haven't checked out deviantArt before, I highly recommend it. Just make sure that if you find an image you like and want to color, you check and see if the artist has given permission for people to do so. Not all of the artists on there do.

Aren't they cute? The image was colored with Copic markers (including the new colors I got for Christmas! Woo!), and layered on black and SU Rich Razzleberry card stock. I've had the Razzleberry paper for months, and this is the first time I've actually used it. I have to say, I rather like the color. :) I finished it off with a bit of black ribbon from my stash.

I kept the layout very clean and simple because, a. it's a guy card, and b. the image is really too large to leave much room for any embellishments. LOL!

Copic markers used:

I'm entering my card in the Fussy and Fancy Friday challenge (New), and the Charisma Cards challenge (Celebrations).

Thanks for stopping by!


Erin... said...

So fun and cheery!! and woohoo for Christmas copics!!! mine will be here weds can't wait!

Juanita said...

That image is awesome,lol. Your coloring in superb. Thanks for being a part of our first challenge.

Fussy and Fancy Girl Juanita

Anonymous said...

Your blog keeps getting better and better! Your older articles are not as good as newer ones you have a lot more creativity and originality now keep it up!

Sally said...

Fabulous card. Happy Birthday to hubby. Thank you for joining us at our Charisma Cardz Birthday Blog Hop.

Jacki Randolph said...

Wonderful image and your coloring is fabulous. Thanks for playing with us at Fussy & Fancy Challenge.

Jennifer said...

Very cute. I was just watching Teen Titans with my kids. LOL! Thanks for playing @ Fussy and Fancy.

Jen Popovich said...

Happy Birthday Jesse! I love the day you are 2 years older than me!!

Stampin Mindy said...

This is a perfect guy card! Beautiful coloring. Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy.

Allison said...

cute card and image
Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week

Barbara said...

Fabulous, you can sure work some magic with copic markers!
Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our first challenge - good luck.

Dot Scrap said...

Love this card.
Love all the colors and your coloring makes the image comes alive. You are extremly talented. And I am so happy that I got to know about you and your blog. I have made a permanent link to your blog at my blog. I really get inspired when I look at all of your great projects.
(sorry for my bad english)
Dorte aka dot-scrap

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