Monday, November 1, 2010

Mad For Markers 1st Blog Hop!


Good morning Copic Lovers, We are having our first ever Mad for Markers blog hop. If you have come here from Michelle’s blog then you are on the right track… if not then please hop on over to www.madformarkers.blogspot.com to start this fun hop.

Firstly we would like to say a HUGE THANKS to the departing Design team ladies… Sue, Louise and Tracy have been wonderful members of the Mad for Markers Design team and it’s with sadness that we say farewell! Please pop by their blogs and give them some love and lots of Thanks for all the gorgeous inspiration they’ve shared with us all using Copic markers!

And we would like to give a very warm welcome to the new team and we are so very excited to have them on board…. You are going to love seeing their work which of course you will see as you are hopping…. you can also take a little detour to read more about the new team HERE.

Another little bit of news is that we now have a separate challenge blog – as of today (you will finish the hop there!) We have lots of FUN things in store for you here on the existing blog (stay tuned) and we have some great challenges lined up for you on the new Mad for Markers challenge blog ... with daily inspiration coming from our wonderful new team!

Make sure to leave all the Girls some love along the way and become a follower of the new challenge blog to be in the running to win a Prize Pack, which consists of 3 Copics, 1 multiliner, a small pack of Neenah and XPress It blending card, plus a small sheet of X Press It Mask It Paper. There will also be a couple of random winners chosen along the way.

So Enough chattering… HERE is my project I am sharing with you today…

Copic Colors Used:
Hair - E31, E35, E39, E79, 0
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R20
Clothes - BG78, BG75, BG72, R59, R37, R35, R32, E44, E43, E42, E41
Background - BG10, BG000, 0

I have been wanting to play with my new Magnolia club kit since it came a couple of weeks ago, but I just haven't found the time, well last week I saw a couple of gorgeous cards done by the amazing Kylie using these gorgeous images and I knew that I had to mount mine up. Thanks for the nudge Kylie!

Thanks for hopping by  - now please hop on over to Melissa's blog.


BLOG HOP order
Tracey - http://booyagirl.blogspot.com/







37 comments:

  1. This is beautiful Em! I love the colours! I am so impressed with all your cards at the moment - every one takes my breath away!! :D LOVE ya work .. so pleased to have you on my team, helping run my team and as a good friend too! THANKS!!!
    xxx

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  2. OOOH Everyone loves a Tilda, and you did this one beautifully!!! SO wish I was as talented with my markers as you are!!!

    Have a great week!!!

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  3. Gorgeous! I love what you did with the black polka dot paper! TFS

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  4. Welcome to the DT Emma! Thanks for sharing!!

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  5. She's so cute! And just what I needed to see to get my finger out and do those special Christmas cards, too!
    xoxo
    Karen

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  6. Oh, Tilda is my all time fave image and I adore the way you have coloured her... I also adore those butterflies... nice work!
    Carol J

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  7. Love your card Emma. Susan xxox

    http://stamponme.blogspot.com/

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  8. Fabulous Emma. Love the stamp and your colouring is amazing as always. Great work organizing the team.
    mwah
    Trace

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  9. Wow, awesome card! Something not so traditional for Xmas, love it!!

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  10. How cute... she wants a cuttle... love that magnolia

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  11. Just gorgeous! Loving your colouring - and that big red butterfly is scrummy!!

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  12. Love those stamps. Cool colouring :-)

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  13. This is so well done, simply gorgeous.

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  14. Hi Emma

    Gorgeous, absolutely GORGEOUS!! I just love Tilda, I wish I had more images of her but alas I have only one (for now, lol).

    This layout is fabulous and of course you colouring is just amazing.

    I am so excited to be working with you on the DT. Thanks for all your help!

    Michelle :-)

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  15. Emma~this is amazing, she is soooo cute!
    Gorgeous!

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  16. Emma, The Tilda images always look terrific. I like the butterfly.


    Kelly

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  17. Oh Emma! Your card is so cute. I love your colouring and layout. I am very glad to see your Tilda's getting some ink :) Have a great day!
    Hugs
    Kylie
    (PS - thanks so much for the link back, very sweet!! Big hugs xx)

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  18. What beautiful work. All you girls on this blog hop are so inspiring. Maybe one day I can colour as well as you do.

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  19. Gorgeous card Emma. I love this Tilda image. Love the colours, love the embellies, love it all!!

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  20. I am such a big fan of Tilda and I love the way you've coloured her - gorgeous! :o)

    Kylie F

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  21. Love everything about this card. I feel I should give her a hug!

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  22. Wow! This is just beautifully coloured...I do love Tilda! Great card!
    Alicia xx

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  23. Golly I love your work Emma! Your colouring is awesome! And I am so looking forward to working with you! Ow and thank you so much for your lovely comments on my blog :o) *hugz*

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  24. I love Tilda too, and you have definately done her justice. I look forward to the day I can colour as well as you girls.

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  25. What a gorgeous card. I love how the red just JUMPS out at me.

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  26. Lovely card. Love the colors and the papers and the way you put it all together. Can't wait to see what you do next...

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  27. Beautiful card Emma, Amazing colouring and pretty layout, looove the butterfly, do you think some could flutter my way lol! Take CareX:)

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  28. Lovely card and love how you colored Tilda. TFS.

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  29. wow what a gorgeous card sweetie
    the image and butterfly are amazing
    hugs angelique

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  30. Hello!

    Very creative Christmas card! Love the colors!

    Wishing you a good week!

    Hugs,

    Barbara Diane

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  31. Your Tilda card is just darling & colored beautifully!

    Happy Huggies ~

    Sharron♥

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  32. Stunning colouring! Those socks are amazing! I love the red and navy combo you have used too.

    Arabella

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  33. your coloring is awesome!!!I am so glad I found this hop..i love to scope out new coloring tutorials and techniques..I was here for your TGF hop.. thanks so much!!

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  34. A beautiful card... I love the colours!!! Can't wait to see more xoxox

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  35. Magnolias are my favorite I love this card it's so cute, awesome job.

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Thank-you so much for taking the time to leave me some love! I love reading all your comments and it always makes my day!