Passion for Promarkers – Apricot and Cool Aqua

It’s the turn of one of our lovely new Guest Designers, Sam, to choose the colours for this week’s challenge at Passion for Promarkers, and she has chosen ‘Apricot and Cool Aqua’.  The other compulsory requirement is that you must make your own flowers to decorate your card. 

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Our sponsors this week are Craft Obsessions, who are giving a fab Martha Stewart ‘Cosmos’ punch to our lucky winner. PfP Cosmos Punch

I have used a gorgeous digital download  from Charmed Cards and Craft for my image, and I have coloured her with Promarkers in the required colours.  The colouring recipe can be found beneath the card.  The sentiment is also from the same download package. The papers that I used are by Fancy Pants, and the cardstock is ‘Cameo Coral’ by Stampin’ Up. My flowers were punched from Retro Flower punches by EK Success, in two sizes, and a paper rose was added to the centre of each flower. I added crystal glitter to the fairy’s wings and to the petals of the flowers for a touch of sparkle.

PFP Cool Aqua and Apricot 400

Promarker colouring recipe:

Skin:  Ivory, Blush.

Eyes and lips:  Cool Aqua, Soft Peach, Apricot.

Hair:  Sandstone, Cocoa, Burnt Sienna.

Dress and hair accessories:  Cool Aqua, Sky Blue, Soft Peach, Apricot.

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15 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Debbi
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 08:58:14

    stunning card Maria, the image is gorgeous and you have really brought it to life with your perfect colouring
    Debz
    xx

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  2. Debs
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 09:10:24

    Wow, this is gorgeous. Love it. Debs xx

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  3. Annie
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 12:03:15

    OMG! Maria your card and colouring is just amazing! I love the image and those eyes – wow!
    hugs, annie x

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  4. Nikki
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 15:29:35

    This is sooo beautiful! OMG – stunning!

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  5. Nikki
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 15:33:20

    Where can I find this digi image on the Charmed Cards website – I’ve tried, honestly!! you mention the sentiment is part of a “package” – what’s it called? I’d like to search it to find it 😦

    Thanks!

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  6. Natalie
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 15:54:25

    Maria this is stunning. What a beautiful image. x

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  7. Julie Baker
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 18:50:11

    This card is just beautiful – what a wonderful image and your colouring of it is perfect!

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  8. The Crafty Den
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 18:54:49

    Hi Maria, what a stunning card. I love the sweet image and your colouring is fab. The glitter looks so pretty and your embellishments are perfect. Hugs, Denis x

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  9. caryn
    Sep 29, 2009 @ 18:58:01

    This is breathtaking Maria. The image is coloured perfectly and the flowers look fantastic.

    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  10. Lisa
    Sep 30, 2009 @ 15:10:01

    Stunning!!!!!!!! What a beautiful image and coloured perfectly.

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  11. Anne
    Sep 30, 2009 @ 18:09:32

    I love it Maria! These images are just divine, aren’t they, and you have coloured this so absolutely beautifully! Fabulous card and superb shading! Hugs x

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  12. sarah
    Sep 30, 2009 @ 19:36:28

    Hi Maria,

    Fantastic card………no stunning, I love it, got to get this image now she is fab.

    Hugs

    Sarah

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  13. Michele
    Oct 02, 2009 @ 11:55:14

    Gorgeous card Maria. Love the image you’ve used and the colouring is amazing. Pretty papers and flowers to. Hugs Michele x

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  14. ANesha
    Oct 02, 2009 @ 12:11:10

    Beautiful card. Have a nice day.

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  15. Carole
    Oct 05, 2009 @ 18:54:02

    Oh Maria, I just love your card. I’ve been so busy lately and not blogged hopped for ages, so glad I did today, what a treat. You are fab! Carole x

    Reply

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