Copic Colour Challenge 17 – Whiff of Joy Princess

It was my turn to pick the colours for this week’s Copic Colour Challenge, and here’s what I came up with.

Copic Colour Challenge Chart 17

Remember – you don’t have to use all three colours, use as many as you like.  In fact, if you don’t have any of the colours listed, simply use the closest ones you have.  Feel free to mix mediums too, as long as you do use at least one Copic colour as close as you can to those specified.

Without further ado, my card for this week’s challenge!

Copic Colour Challenge 17 - Whiff of Joy Princess Card

I love this Whiff of Joy Princess Charlotte image, she’s a joy to colour.  I followed a sketch from a few weeks ago on Friday Sketchers, created by the lovely Claudia.  Great sketch, had lots of fun creating with it!

Princess Charlotte has, of course, been coloured using Copic Markers.  As usual, you will find the full list of Copics used at the end of this post.  She has also been cut out and popped up on foam pads for a bit of dimension. 

Copic Colour Challenge 17 - Whiff of Joy Princess Card Inside

The inside of the card features another Whiff of Joy image – the castle from the same collection.  Again, coloured with Copic Markers and cut out and layered.  The water has been covered with Glossy Accents.

Copic Colour Challenge 17 - Whiff of Joy Princess Card Charm

The charm comes from Quixotic Paperie, and has been attached using a jumpring and some silver elastic cord.  I’ve left this one as is, but it would look gorgeous with some small crystals added.

The stitching on this one has been done by hand (waiting impatiently for the replacement Sew Mini) using DMC embroidery thread.

Be sure to go and take a peek at the wonderful creations from the rest of the Copic Colour Challenge DT.  We’d love to see your entries too, and the prize this week is a gift voucher for Quixotic Paperie, so get those Copics out!

If you haven’t already entered my candy draw, pop on over to this post and leave a comment.  Closes at midnight on June 14th, so there’s still time to enter!  Winner will be announced on June 15th.

Stamps: Princess Charlotte from Whiff of Joy.
CS/DP: DCWV - Once Upon a Time.
Ink/Colouring: Memento Tuxedo Black Ink. Copic Markers (see below for list).
Embellishments: Crown charm, metallic cord and jumpring from Quixotic Paperie.  Ribbon from stash.
Misc: Nestabilities, Scor-Pal. Piercing tool, piercing mat.
Copic Markers used: Airbrushed Background - Y23
Skintones - E00, E11, R02, R20 Hair - E21, E33, E37, E39
Clothes - BV00, BV04, BV08, RV10, RV11, RV13 Crown - atyou Spica - Gold
Castle - W0, W5, W7, N4, N7, E55, E57, BV00, BV04, BV08, Y23, Y38, B21, B23

16 thoughts on “Copic Colour Challenge 17 – Whiff of Joy Princess

  1. Sonia

    Hi Elaine thanks for Birthday greetings for Jonathan and visiting my blog 🙂 Its been a while since i have visited yours, didn’t know you had moved ? You have some stunning cards, love your use of copics such great colouring and detail.
    Hugs Sonia x
    Ps- Hope you are well??

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  2. Sylvia

    OMG!!! This is stunning, Elaine! Absolutely AMAZING how you did the castle.. *wow wow wow*… sitting here with an open mouth and staring at your perfectly coloured images..
    I will never manage to be only as half as good as you, but I LOVE looking at your gorgeous work. So THANKS for sharing 🙂
    {love} Sylvia

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  3. carole

    Oh this is so wonderful Elaine, really pretty card and awesome colouring. Your charm is just perfect for this image…and what a super take on Claudia’s sketch!
    Hugs
    Carole 😀

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