Saturday, March 28, 2015

Of Corset!

This image cracks me up!  Crack...egg--LOL!  The sentiment inside?  "Suck it up!"  LOLOL.  Okay, okay.  Enough!  When I saw this week's CASology, I immediately remembered this stamp set I'd gotten at Christmas.  Stylin' corset--check.  SCS tutorial on one-layer paper tole--check.  Practice shading with Copics--check.

I love how the embossing on either side of the corset really emphasizes the effects of one if you've got a little extra fluff.  The fluff has to go somewhere, right?  Notice I left the embossing rough to create the illusion of feathers.  I used the rounded end of a brush.

For coloring, I practiced shading to white on the background and using warm tones to shade the white of the chicken.  I really like how that turned out tho it's not easy to see in the pic.  I also practiced flicking for grass and little dots.  Oh!  And starting the green shading a bit up the legs so it looks further back--brilliant tip.

I'm entering this in CASology #139 Style, Simon Says Anything Goes, Seize the Birthday Anything Goes  

The Details:  Art Impressions Corset Birdie, Neenah 80lb solar white, Memento Tuxedo Black, Recollections 110lb white cardstock base

Copics
Comb:  R22, R24, R29, R39
Corset:  B00, B02, B05
Background:  0, B0000
Grass:  0, YG11, YG13, YG17
Chicken Shading:  0, E00
Legs:  Y21, Y35, E30
Beak: Y35, E30, BV00

10 comments:

  1. This is HILARIOUS...love it.

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  2. LOL! This is brilliant, Toni! Love the coloring and dimension on the image. :D Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

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  3. Oh, I am laughing my XXX off. This card is genius. Love this funny image, and how you got that dimension. I feel like I can just see that chicken busting out. Like me in spanx....Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week and sharing your fabulous style.

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  4. Now that is a corset!! Very fun. Thank you for sharing with us at CASology!

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  5. Fabulous card Toni! The image is super cute and I love the dimension it looks lovely.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Hugs
    Mandy xx

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  6. OMG this is hilarious!! I can see why you "crack" up! Thank you for linking it up to Seize the Birthday!

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  7. This card made me Laugh! Thanks for linking up with us over at Seize the Birthday for our Anything Goes Birthday challenge...or I would have missed it!

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  8. Wow, this is just too much fun! LOVE the embossing to make it stand out!

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  9. This is absolutely hilarious! Great job. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.

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