Sunday, July 20, 2014
Power Poppy ~ Geraniums ~
This is the first year in a very long time that I have flowers. Let me clarify... I have honest to goodness annuals this year... My perennials have been perking right along the entire time! :-) Certain health issues have prevented me from enjoying lovely blossoms outside my home. This year I have real geraniums... not artificial ones stuck in a basket to make me feel better about myself... lol...
**Anyone else here know what I'm talking about?**
So when I saw this digi from Power Poppy I took the leap. I haven't had a great deal of success in the past coloring digis, even after all of the cajoling, standing on one head and holding aluminum foil in one hand... Ok... Maybe I am confusing coloring digis with the TV antennae of yesteryear... :-)
I am happy to report that this time, my results were much more favorable. I printed my image on Copic compatible paper (Gina K. Designs to be exact) and sprayed the image with Krylon Matte Finish. I let it cure for a few days and went to work. The texture was a tad bit more "rough" but it colored nicely and did not bleed... WHEW! All in all, I am pretty tickled with it... What do you think?
Here's the 411...
Image - Power Poppy - Geraniums
Papers - Gina K. Designs, Bazzill, Georgia Pacific, American Crafts, Simple Stories Summer Fresh, Pebbles Americana
Inks - Copic - R11, R29, R35; G40, G82, G94;BG000
Flourish - Recollections
Seam Binding, Button, Baker's Twine
Thanks for visiting today! Keep checking in this week as I share the Wednesday Word Art Challenge Digi Scripture challenge and some fun projects from Our Daily Bread Designs. Blessings!
And I'm entering this in the Power Poppy of the Week Challenge... (I hope it is good enough...)
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