Saturday, September 29, 2018

Scrappers Delights New Release

Hello, crafty friends!!

Welcome to my blog!!  I want to share with you this card I made using one of the new released image by Scrapper's Delights.  

I used these Yellow Green colors from Copic markers that I just love!  I hope you like my coloring and card! 

Blair Crystal Ball

As always, Copic sketch markers are my go to coloring medium to sue.  I used Distress ink to create the background.

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

E11, E00, E000
E09, YR18, YR14
W3, W7
YR23, YR21
C3, C1, 0

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Thank you for stopping by and keep getting crafty!

Yours truly,

The Unexpected Crafter
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Scottish Wedding - White Dress Coloring

Hello, crafty friends!!

Thank you for stopping by my blog today!!  I want to share with you a simple video on how I color on white.  Its adding basically some shading to add depth to a white image that needs to remain white, like the wedding dress ont his image

Image by Sasayaki Glitter Stamps

Colored by:
Maria DelValle

Copic Sketch Markers used:

C3, C1, 0
R85, R81

I am only posting the colors I used for her dress.  I hope you like this video and it helps you when you are coloring white.  

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Saturday, September 15, 2018

Skin and Hair Coloring Tutorial - Sasayaki Image

Hello, crafty friends!!  

Welcome to my blog!! I wanted to share with you this new card I made to share I color skin and hair color using my favorite coloring medium: Copic markers.  I only showed the skin and coloring part of this card.  I didn't want the video to be too long!


Copic Makers:

E53, E51, E50
E29, E27, E25, E23

YG97, YG95, YG91
B97, B95, B93
E27, E25, E23

C3, C1, N8, N6, N4, B02, B00, C3, C1

That's it! I hope you like my card and my coloring! Please subscribe to my blog for more coloring and crafting inspiration!

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Your Truly!

The Unexpected Crafter

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Copic Coloring Fur - Christmas Lillie

Hello, crafty friends!

Welcome to my blog!! Today I want to share with you this card I made to show I color fur on a puppy!  I chose this super cute Yorkie image from Sasayaki Glitter Stamps.  Her name is Lillie.  I show n my video only how I color her fur.  But here is the finished card so you can see how I colored everything else.

Sasayaki Glitter Stamps


Copic Makers Used:

E37, E33, E31, W7, W5, W3
R81, RV13, RV11

YG06, V12, YR04, R14, B02, Y13
R39, R37, R35

And that it's all for today!! I hope you enjoyed this card and I hope you watch the video on my coloring!!  Please ask if you have any questions!  

Thank you for stopping and keep getting crafty!

Yours Truly,

The Unexpected Crafter

Crafty Sentiments Designs - New Challenge and Release

Hello, crafty friends!

Welcome to another blog post!! I want to share today a card I made for the new challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs!  Its a new release image!! I hope you like my interpretation for it!!    

Image by:

E13, E11, E00
E47, E44, E43
Hat and Shirt and Hat:
YG97, YG95, YG91, E74, E70
E79, E74, E70
Shoes and Backpack:
E27, E25, E23
Compass and Pan:
C3, C1
W9, C3
Sleeping Bag:
E99, E97
C3, C1
YG09, YG06

 And that was a lot of colors! I hope my card and coloring inspires you to join the challenge!
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Keep getting crafty!!

Yours Truly,

The Unexpected Crafter

Altenew card project

 Hello and welcome to my blog!   I wanted to share one of the cards I created using one of my favorite layering stamps by Altenew!  I had cr...