Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Crafty Sentiments Designs - Anything Goes Challenge

Hello, crafty friends!

I wanted to share this card I created for the new challenge at
Crafty Sentiments Designs.  The theme is Anything Goes!  Visit the blog and join in for a chance to win great prizes!


Image:

Copic Sketch markers Used:

Skin:
E53, E51, E50
Hair:
E09, E18, E17, E15, E13
Dress:
B29, B26, B24, B45, B41
Socks:
B45, B41
Shoes:
C7, C5, C3
Bag:
YG97, YG95, YG91

Grounding:
W3, W1

Books:
YG11, YG00, YG97, YG95, YG91
E95, E93

I hope you like my card and coloring! Please don't forget to subscribe for more challenges, tutorials and crafting inspiration!

Keep getting crafty!


Maria
The Unexpected Crafter











Friday, March 15, 2019

Birthday Monster - Speed Coloring

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today I want to share another video I created for Sasayaki Glitter Stamps!!  Its all about coloring this super cute Birthday Monster I colored everything first and colored the monster last to save time.  I used the dotting coloring technique to add texture to the critter's skin.  I hope you like it!

Sasayaki Glitter Stamps 
Youtube Channel


Finished Card


This is the finished card. 

Copic Sketch markers used:

Monster:
YG13, YG11, YG00
Bow:
YR07, YR04
Hat:
YR07, YR04, G17, G14, G12
Gift Box:
V09, V06, V04
BG18, BG13
Balloons:
B29, B26, B41

Grounding:
W3, W1

I hope you like my card and the coloring! Please subscribe to my blog and channel!! I would love to read your comments!!

Keep Getting Crafty!












Tuesday, March 12, 2019

New Challenge - Crafty Sentiments Designs

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today I want to share with you a card I crated for the new challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs. The theme is: EASTER.  I chose this sweet image to showcase the challenge!



Crafty Sentiments Designs

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E53, E51, E50
Hair:
N8, N6, N4, N2, N0
Shirt and Sandals:
YG13, YG11, YG00
Pants:
B97, B95, B93
Flowers:
R85, R83, R81
G17, G14, G12

Isn't she lovely!! What a wonderful card and image to celebrate Easter and Spring!  I hope you join the challenge for a chance to win a great 

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Keep getting crafty!


MARIA
The Unexpected Crafter








Monday, March 11, 2019

PPC Sponsor Post Card - The Greeting Farm

Hello, crafty friends!!

I am very happy to announce that I am now part of the Passionate Paper Creations Design Team! They are a wonderful group of ladies that create and inspire cards and different projects of numerous artists!!  I am very happy to be one of them!!  

Today I want to share my first project with them showcasing the Sponsor of this week: 


Here's the card I created with one of the lovely images from The Greeting Farm.


Isn't she cute?  and that lovely puppy next to her? Adorable!

I hope you like my card and coloring! I love sharing my art.  My favorite medium of coloring is Copic markers and distress inks for backgrounds.

Thank you so much for stopping by and again please don't forget to subscribe to my 
Youtube Channel for lots of coloring tutorials!

Keep getting crafty!


The Unexpected Crafter










Friday, March 8, 2019

Special Deals Scrappers Delights

Hello, crafty fans!!

Today I want to share I card I created to showcase the special deals that 
Scrapper's Delights will have this week!! 

I used this super cute Golfer image that comes in a bundle.  I chose to work with the male golfer! Ins't he cute?


You can find this handsome little guy by clicking on the image below!


Image result for scrappers delights golfer digi

As I always, I used my beloved Copic Sketch markers to color the image.

Skin:
E13, E11, E00
Hair:
W9, W7, W5
Eyes:
W3
Vest:
B29, B26, B24
Pants, Shirt and Hat
YR23, Y15, Y13, Y11
Shoes:
YR23, Y21
Golf Clubs:
C3, C1, E31
Bag:
E74, E70, E56, RV34

Grass slopes:
Distress ink Peeled Paint

Sky:
Tumbled Glass

That's it! Please don't forget to visit the Scrapper's Delights blog and store for more inspiration and deals!!

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Thank you for stopping by!  Please subscribe to my blog!!

The Unexpected Crafter
Maria







Saturday, March 2, 2019

Speed Coloring - Long Hair and Skin

Hello, crafty friends!! 

Welcome to my blog! I want to share with you a video a created to show I color long flowing hair.  I colored skin too but you have seen me do that before.  Long hair, now that's new. 

I created this video for Sasayaki Glitter Stamps.  

Image: Girl with Chihuahua
Sasayaki Glitter Stamps YouTube Channel

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Finished Card

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Hair:
E18, E17, E15, E13
Shirt:
R39, R37, R35
Pants:
B97, B95, B93
Shoes:
E47, E44
Camera:
T10, T6, T0, C1

Dog:
E99, E97, E93
YR21, YR20, R12, R11
B29, B26

Grass:
G17, G14, G12

Clouds:
Distress Inks Tumbled Glass

I use variety cardstock from:

Hobby Lobby
Joann's Craft Store
Michael's Craft Stores

I hope you have enjoyed your visit and watching video! Please don't forget to subscribe and like the videos and my blog!

Have a great day and 
keep getting crafty!

The Unexpected Crafter










Friday, March 1, 2019

Scrapper's Delights New Release - Chibis

Hello, crafty friends!!

Welcome to my blog! Today I want to share a card I created using the new release for the month of March by Scrapper's Delights!  These images are so cute!  Chibis in fact!! They are so adorable!  I chose this handsome boy sitting on the brick fence wishing you the best


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Hair:
E18, E17, E15, E13
Eyes:
W5, W3
Shirt:
YR27, YR24, YR23, E53
Pants:
B97, B95, B93
Shoes:
E27, E25
Rock:
T4, T2
Balloons:
YR13, YG11
R83, R81
Brick Wall:
E97, E95, E93

Grass:
G17, G15, G12
Distress Ink:
Pealed Paint

My cardstock preference for coloring is Neenah 80 lb Solar White. 
Card base is a white cardstock I get from Hobby Lobby

Thank you again for stopping by and I hope to see to see you visit here again! Don't forget to leave your comments and let me know that you stopped by!

As always,
keep getting crafty!

Don't forget to also visit my Youtube Channel, Like and Subscribe!

Maria
The Unexpected Crafter





Crafty Sentiments Designs - Mermaid - New Challenge

Hello, crafty friends!! Welcome to my blog! I want to share with you another card I created for the new challenge at Crafty Sentiments...