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Monday, December 5, 2016

Mountain Song

Hi all,

Andrea here today to share this card I made using the gorgeous New stamp 'Mountain Song' it just oozes tranquility so the sentiment 'Life is Beautiful' from the 'Perfectly Beautiful sentiments stamp' was a perfect match for this card.


Unfortunately I don't have a list of Copic marker colours to share with you this time, sorry. 
I stamped the image three times and chose to only colour the one and pop it up on top of the other two.  I love how it turned out.

Thanks for stopping by

Andrea xx 

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Hop Hop Hop - Egg Hunt

We hope you enjoyed the hop and the new release from CCDesigns and DoveArt Studios.  If you are just starting on the DoveArt Studios blog be sure and start at the beginning and follow the links below to multiply your chance at winning a new release stamp of our choosing.

This hop featured 12 new stamps ranging from Easter, Southwest, oriental, in the woods, magical and country.  Something for everyone!  We really hope you were inspired!

I had fun coloring Egg Hunt background.  I know its hard to think Easter quite yet but I thought I would make this available to you early so you have time to create something fabulous after the dust settles from Christmas.  Plus by now you might be tired of coloring everything red and green and need some color in your life.

This stamp is a full background stamp that can be cut down, cut out, popped up, colored monochromatic with color pop and so much more.  I colored it twice and cut a layer out of one image to pop it up in the center and give it dimension. I know it is hard to see in the photograph.  It is a very therapeutic image to color...like adult coloring but better!

Copics:
BV20 BV25 Bv29
YG03 YG17 YG67
B21 B23
R81 R83 R85
Y00 Y06
B000 B00
V22 V25


We are all very excited about each of these new stamps and we know you will want them all!!!
Each of our Design Team members have shared their inspiration with gorgeous projects that feature every one of these new stamps!

Here is how to win:

1.  Visit each design team member's blog (Blog roll below).  If you are starting on my blog be sure and hop back to the beginning so you can see all the new stamps and have a better chance of winning. 

2.  Leave a comment on each blog.

3. When you reach the end of the hop, you will be at DoveArt Studios blog.  There you will leave the name, or names of your favorite stamps in the release, or your favorite card made from the release.  



Jennifer Dove 
Andrea
Zoe
Nic
Rhea
Faye
Dorinda
Cassandra
Andrea
DoveArt Studios

Be sure and leave some love as well as let us know your favorite card, card designer or stamp!  We all appreciate your appreciation of the DoveArt Studios line.


Jennifer Dove







Friday, September 23, 2016

Flower Lily Thank You Card

Hi there :)

Dropping in today to share with you this quick CAS thank you card I've made, I love having some thank you cards in my stash for when someone does something special and needs thanking.

Flower Lily


I used this image as inspiration for the colours


Mini Pictorial 


Copic Markers used - YR02, 04, V05, 06, 09, YG01, 03, 25, 17, W4, 6. 

Thanks for stopping by

Andrea xx




Thursday, September 22, 2016

In the Country

Fall is almost upon us. I truly cannot wait.
Here, days are still in the 90's.

Today, I chosen this beautiful DoveArt Studios scene called


I love the scenes from DoveArt as they stand alone so well; 
making a nice CAS card.

Copics Used:
For the wood, 
wagon: E29, 25, 21, C03
tree; E43, 09, 18, R59
shed; E50, 31, 53, 33
Fall trees and grass patches. G85, 94, YG06, 93, 91, YR18, 24, E25, R59, Y18
remaining grass; YG97, 93, 91
remaining trees; YG99, 06, G99, 46
Sky B01, 000



Monday, August 29, 2016

Brrrrrrrrr!


Hello everyone!  This is Cassandra from Creating with Color by Cassandra.  Even though it's still way over 100 degrees in my neck of the woods, I have a chilly winter lake scene to share with you today.   :)



My card features the DoveArt Studios ~ Winter Lake.  This is the beautiful image that I colored for the recent holiday release and I thought I would share it with you again over here.  I colored it in with Copic Sketch Markers. It's a super fun image to color.  And it could easily be mass produced for Christmas Cards.  Just sayin'.   ;)

Copic Sketch Colors
water ~ BG72, BG75, BG78
snow ~ C1, C2, C3, C5
scarf ~ R24, R46 R59
hat ~ T4, T5, T7
carrot ~ YR12, YR07
trees ~ E31, E35, E57, E79, G94, G99, BG99

Well my creative friends, that's it for me today.  I will see you all again soon.  Have a great day everyone!

Friday, August 26, 2016

Country Porch



Hello and welcome back to DoveArt Studios!  Rhea here today to share some inspiration with Jennifer Dove's New Release Country Porch.


This was such a fun image to color up!  And really represents the area where I live so I felt like a was coloring a part of my small country town.  I admit I used a ton of Copic Colors for this I couldn't even begin to list them all.  I just went with what I was feeling and it was wonderful to lose myself in this amazing image.

Until next time....

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Christmas with the Harvest Wreath

Hi Everyone,

Just popping in to share my project featuring the Harvest Wreath Rubber Stamp

I thought I would try water coloring the stamp and used my Derwent Inktense pencils. I love how vibrant they are but I definitely need practise!





I thought it would be fun to create a funky background so I used a Tim Holtz splatters stencil and inked it with distress inks layering up all the colours as I moved the stencil around and then I used a mini mister to wet it to help the colours mix and soften a little.


To tie it all together, I fussy cut around the image so I could pop it up, and then finished with a sentiment and a few little embellishments.

Thanks so much for stopping by and be sure to add the  Harvest Wreath Rubber Stamp to your wishlist for this year's Christmas cards!

Big Squeezes

Zoe