Sept. 2015 Name Tags, No Line Pumpkin

Hey Crafters!!  I hope you’re all having a Great Fall.  This month’s tag is sketched with a fine point Sharpie marker and then colored with Copic alcohol markers.  If I had a large open pumpkin stamp, it would have been water coloring, because that is what I was in the mood for.

While watching some Copic videos about what colors are available, I learned that sketch designers use a blue marker to draw with because it disappears when they color over it with alcohol markers.  How cool is that!?  No Line coloring is so popular right now and I want You to see how easy it is.  

If you’re reading this in an email, pop over to my blog for the video. Enjoy!!  (Edited to add: I’m sitting here watching tv a couple of days after posting  this.  We had a busy day visiting a Fall celebration called Pumpkin Daze in Republic, MO and I realized, I’ve written Oct on these Sept tags!!  Sheesh, I’ve been coughing for 2 weeks and finally got some cold medicine and feel much better the last couple of days)  Octobers cards will be coming soon.  LOL


Heavy Weight White card stock by The Paper Studio, cut at 3 1/4″ x 2 1/2″, to fit in name badges purchased at Wal-mart Super Center.

Pale Blue Sharpie Marker, Black Fine point Sharpie Marker.

Copics:  G99, Yg06, G43, Y17, YR68, R29, R56, R14, R17, R22, R24, E99, E35.  Use what you have, any alcohol markers will work fine.

Ranger Archival Jet Black ink for sentiment, Katie & Co. stamp, “Happy Fall”. 

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