Friday, July 9, 2010
Meet Creeper Jack
Creeper Jack, one of the new digis from The Greeting Farm, is described as "a little punk, a little Emo". I must admit, I didn't know what Emo meant. I know Goth. I sorta know punk. But Emo? Does it have to do with black hair?
(ETA: The very sweet Kim directed me here for info on everything Emo! Thanks, Kim....HuGs!)
Lysa does but she makes it look way easier than it is! Did you see her video? Totally awesome. Makes you want to color shiny black hair.
All I can say is practice, practice, practice and it helps to chant: "Feather strokes, feather strokes...." Thanks for sharing your technique, Lysa!
And I hope you all have a great weekend...
Stamps: The Greeting Farm Creeper Jack digital image
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink, Stampin Up
Ink: Pumice Stone, Black Soot distress inks
Other: Copic markers, Nestabilities Labels Eight,
Tim Holtz embossing folder, red twine, pop dots
Posted by donna mikasa at Friday, July 09, 2010
Labels: The Greeting Farm
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Super cute, great background paper!ReplyDelete
Awesome coloring Donna! I haven't even TRIED hair yet...it scares me! Your card is adorable.ReplyDelete
Wonderful card, amazing hair! You rock the Copics Donna!ReplyDelete
Jack's hair looks amazing and emo-ish! :) Great card Donna!ReplyDelete
Wow, Donna! Amazing coloring, as always! Love the background...so perfect for the image!ReplyDelete
Fantastic card Donna, Jack looks awesome!! and brilliant black hair I think you've captured shiny hair perfectly!!!ReplyDelete
HuGs Kim :)
Have a look here http://www.emo-corner.com/ I just wanted to clear the whole 'emo' thing!ReplyDelete
It helped me today, HuGs Kim :)
I just watched the video!... I have to give it a try! That hair looks fantastic! Great card, Donna!ReplyDelete
He is FANTASTIC, Donna! WOW!!! This card totally rocks!ReplyDelete
Great card Donna his hair is so cool, fabulous colouring!!ReplyDelete
I discovered today if I sign into my blog, I can leave comments on other blogs! Thanks for the link to Lysa's video. I learned a lot; it went on long enough to really see what she was doing. I love your little dude! And yes, black is the color for his hair. Hugs.ReplyDelete
Ack! He is so cute! LOVE his shiny hair- you did a FABULOUS job following my little tutorial! :)ReplyDelete
Thanks for the shout-out!
He is so cute! His hair is awesome!ReplyDelete
it's a young johnny depp! love the image, love the coloring and especially love the background! great guy card!ReplyDelete
Creeper Jack is totally emo!! I especially love his shiny emo hair ;DReplyDelete
Your card is fantastic Donna, Jack looks very Emo-ish! He does have a funky hair do, but you colored it perfectly!ReplyDelete
Awesome coloring and design!ReplyDelete
this is so cool, Donna! LOVE your shiny black hair!!ReplyDelete
Love your black hair Donna--your coloring is AMAZING!!! I love how you did the background, too! Awesome work!!!ReplyDelete
This is awesome! Great highlighting in his hair- AMAZING!ReplyDelete
great hair coloring! will be forwarding the emo site to my nephew!ReplyDelete
Your coloring is fantastic!
You did an awesome job with the shiny hair. I have watched that tut of Lysa's also but have been scared to try it. You totally nailed it sister. Awesome card.ReplyDelete
Awesome hair shine, Donna! I haven't been very successful at that in my coloring attempts. You've mastered it beautifully!ReplyDelete