Now that’s magic!

The theme at Craft Your Passion this week is It’s Magical!We’re sponsored by the talented Didge’s Doodles.For further details on how to play along and for some fabulous inspiration from the DT and GDT’s please visit the challenge blog.

I’ve used Hatched Dragon by Didge’s Doodles.I’ve coloured the image with some Copic Sketch Markers.I was so,SO lucky to win this set from Stamp Something Challenges.I still can’t believe it!They’re the new set of 12 colours. I wanted to use them so badly but was a bit limited as I usually like to achieve depth in my shading when using ProMarkers.So the combinations may be a little quirky and the shading not as deep but the colours do tone well with the papers.I’m still a happy,lucky bunny!I’ve already started looking at adding to them but the prices in the UK are pretty steep.It’s more likely I’ll be going for a set of Ciao’s.Apart from being a bit easier on the pocket I’m not really up on the differences …. if anyone has any advice I’d be grateful.Anyways,back to the card.As this will be a Father’s Day card from my youngest I’ve kept it fairly simple.Just added a punched border (I usually cheat when it goes behind something .Instead of being continuous  I only use the amount of card that shows.I’m frugal,me!) ,some die cut corners and some star gems I’ve had aaaaages.I thought this sentiment suited the image but I will add a Father’s Day message  inside.

Supplies :
Image : Hatched Dragon by Didge’s Doodles
Sentiment : From Crafter’s Companion Clearly Hand Stamped Kit by 3 Birds
Mediums : Copic Sketch Marker Pen Set of 12 EX-5 (BG53,BG70,E18,YG61,YR30),Bamboo Leaves Memento Dew Drop ink pad
Papers & Card : DP K & Co 6 x6 Hopscotch pad,Papermania Textured Capsule A4 Colossal Pack
Tools : X-Cut guillotine,Martha Stewart Double Loop Weave Deep Edger Punch,Sizzix Sizzlits Photo Corners #2
Embellishments : From Papermania Gem Caddy

Some challenges this is for :

Crazy 4 Challenges : Masculine cards
Little Claire’s : Cards for Men
Secret Crafter : A Male Card
Alphabet Challenge : Father’s Day or a Card For a Male
Fussy and Fancy : Card for a Male
Mami Doodles : Card for a Boy/Man
Poodles Parlour : Anything Goes
Stamp Man : Boys and Men
Stamp Something : Something Punched
Wags ‘n Whiskers : Masculine
Craft Us Crazy : Father’s Day and/or Masculine colours/theme
Paper Play : Father’s Day/Man’s card
Shelly’s Images : Anything Goes
Some Odd Girl : Masculine
StampInsanity : Masculine
Amber’s Crafts and Stuff : Special Man
Digi Stamps 4 Joy : On the wings of a …
My Mum’s Craft Shop : Punch It
Sisterhood of Crafters : Celebrating Dad/Man in your life
Paper Take Weekly : Anything Goes
The Stamping Boutique : Men Only
Creative Inspirations : Card for Dad/Man in your life
Here Come the Boys : Mythical & Magical
Sentimental Sundays : Father’s Day or Masculine card

Hope you’ve enjoyed looking at my card as much as I’ve enjoyed making it.


Lisa x


23 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. linda Wescott
    Jun 13, 2011 @ 20:01:22

    He is so cute, love the colours and papers too. Thanks for joining us at Amber’s Crafts and Stuff’s Special Man challenge this week, hope you see you back again. Hugs lin


  2. Jacqui
    Jun 13, 2011 @ 20:33:29

    Hi Lisa,
    Oh this is just Gorgeous!!! Love the cute little dragon, the dp’s, the colour scheme is just beautiful. Love the layout and the little gems. Coloured so beautifully. Thanks for joining us at The Poodles Parlour and Good Luck. Hope to see you join us again.
    Hugs Jacqui xxxxx


    Jun 13, 2011 @ 23:48:49

    AWE This is very adorable!!!


  4. Tamara Morton
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 06:13:41

    Morning Lisa, wonderful card I so love the colour scheme you have used! Thank you for joining us at Alphabet


  5. Karen
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 06:38:48

    Hehehehe was a cute dragon!! Thanks so much for playing at Paper Play this week:-)


  6. Charlene
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 07:29:34

    This is way too cute! The dp and colors that you went with a perfect for this adorable image. Thanks for joining us at Digistamps4Joy ~ Charlene GD DS4J


  7. Lisa aka Myran
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 07:39:51

    This just adorable! Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly and Mami Doodles 🙂


  8. Heide D
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 12:06:03

    Great coloring and love the colors. Thanks for joining us at TSB.
    Hugs, Heide


  9. Jane Carroll
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 14:18:37

    Thanks for joining our “Male Card” challenge this week on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE 🙂

    Hugs Jane x


  10. Jacky
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 15:31:49

    Lovely image and thanks for joining our Myth & Magic challenge at Here come the boys!! Love Jacky x


  11. Jane
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 17:13:00

    I love this your dragon is so cute thanks for playing at StampinSanity this week
    luv Jane xxx


  12. Woo
    Jun 14, 2011 @ 18:58:50

    Fab Card Lisa! Love the Dragon and your layout. Thanks for sharing at HCTB’s! Woo x


  13. Collette TSB DT
    Jun 15, 2011 @ 05:25:11

    What a cute image – glad you were able to play with your new markers. Thanks for sharing with us at The Stamping Boutique.


  14. Vicky
    Jun 15, 2011 @ 06:56:13

    Just so cute Lisa…!

    thanks for joining us at Poodles Parlour…and good luck..!

    hugs Vicky xx


  15. scraphorse
    Jun 15, 2011 @ 13:13:22

    It´s adorable!

    Thanks for being ODD with us at Some Odd Girl!


  16. Shelly Parker
    Jun 15, 2011 @ 13:19:21

    So cute! The colors of the papers are just perfect too! Thanks so much for joining our challenge this week at Shelly’s Images.


  17. Cebelica
    Jun 15, 2011 @ 14:34:09

    Adorable. Thank you for joing us at MMCS challenges!


  18. Miranda van den Bosch
    Jun 15, 2011 @ 19:21:05

    great card Lisa, love the image
    thanks for joining the TSB challenge this week


  19. Susan's Crafty Chaos
    Jun 16, 2011 @ 11:35:24

    What a fun card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at StampInsanity this week 😀


  20. Lesley
    Jun 17, 2011 @ 21:40:57

    Cute card! Thanks for taking part in the Alphabet Challenge xx


  21. HelenR
    Jun 18, 2011 @ 17:33:02

    Lovely card! Great image! Thanks for joining us at Little Claire’s 🙂 x


  22. Elisa Nishimura
    Jun 18, 2011 @ 20:41:17

    I have not advice, I think your colouring is brilliant. Thanks for taking part in the Mami Doodles challenge.


  23. Tenny K
    Jun 19, 2011 @ 14:50:04

    Simply ADORABLE…Love this. Thank you for sharing this and also for playing along with Sentimental Sundays.


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