Monday, 13 September 2010

Corner Bookmark For My Son

Evening Peeps,

Just a quick post, my Son has been nagging me since returning to school to make him a bookmark, since I did one for his Sister but never quite got round to making one for him, bless. I recently won at the Pixie Dust Studio and chose this  "Harry Potter" image as my prize, isn't he fab..

This is a corner bookmark, which I love as it is so different from the traditiional straight bookmark and so ooooooo easy to make. The tutorial for this is HERE.  More importantly my son love's it!

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I  have coloured him using copic markers:-
Hair - E59, E49, E25, E53
Face - E13, E11, E00, R22
Cloak/Trousers/Shoes - C9, C7, C5, C3, C1, C00
Scarf - Y15, Y13, Y11, R39, R37, R35, R32
Jumper - YG67, YG63, G20



Materials Used:-
Copics - listed above
Martha Stewart Border Punch
Papers from Bearly Mine CD
Jumbo fluffy ric rac from stash
Spots from Craftwork Cards

I have entered this bookmark into the following challenges:-

All That Scraps - Corner Bookmark
Dutch Dare - Bookmark (back to school)
Meljen's Designs - Back to school
Stampavie & More - School
No time to stamp - Guy Cards/No Bows
Paper Romance - Clean & Simple
Stamp Something - Spots & Stripes
Tellen's Place  - Anything Goes
Digital Tuesday - Dots & Stripes
Incy Wincy - Autumn Colours
Kaboodledoodles - Photo inspiration
The Pink Elephant - Back to School

23 comments:

Claire x said...

This is fab Tracy - thanks for the tutorial too - something I will definitely have a go at. Hugs, Claire x

Teresa said...

Tracy this is great, who does this remind you of yes, Harry Potter,
love Teresa x

Pattie G said...

Hi Tracy, what a great bookmark! I love the way you colored your image. Thanks for joining us this week at Dutch Dare Challenge.

Crafty Chris said...

Hi Tracy
gorgeous bet he loves it fab image.
Chris x

angelwhispers said...

Fabulous bet he loves him!!!

Love the image and colours and a great idea for the corner!!! Love Chanelle xx

France said...

I lOve it !!! LOVE that Harry Potter Image...

Sprytebyrd said...

Oh, this is SO cute!! What a fun image and great idea!
Thanks so much for joining us in our Back 2 School challenge at Meljen's Designs this week! Good luck!
Dee (Spryte)♥
Sprytebyrds Spot

Rose Petal said...

Hello Tracy. This is such a fun bookmark. Fab image and lots of lovely bright colours too.
Thank you so much for joining us at Tellens Place this week. Happy crafting.
With love, Sandra x

Risa said...

Wow,wow,wow...your bookmark is fabulous!!!! Your image is too cute and your coloring skills are amazing! Thanks for joining us at ATS!
hugs
Risa:)

Noomiy said...

wow! I love it! A cute boy! :)

Anne H. said...

Such a lovely bookmark!
An adorable image and lovely colors. Great take on the theme.
Thanks for joining us this week at Stampavie and More.
Anne :)

Lau W said...

Oh wow ! fabulous ! Your son must be happy !
Love this bookmark !
xxx

zoe.payne said...

Aww this is fab, bet hes been showing it off today, hes probably been taking orders for you!! lol!! stunning image and colours, its lovely xxx

CraftyC said...

This is gorgeous Tracy, your colouring is fantastic!
Clairex

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my Tracy no wonder your son loves it, it is brilliant a great image
Hugs
Lorraine x

Croms' Cubby Hole said...

This is a delightful book mark. Easy to see why your son loves it. Your colouring of HP is great and a tutorial as well!
Thankyou so much for sharing this at Tellen's Place. Hope to see you back next time as well

Terry Oulboub said...

Tracy, this Harry Potter corner bookmark is fabulous! Your coloring is outstanding! I never thought to use an image on this bookmark - clever idea! Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place this week! :~)

Lisa said...

Love this! Thanks for joining us at Stamp Something this week!

Heather "Hev" said...

This is fantastic :) Bet all his friends will want one too!!

Thank you for playing along with us at Incy Wincy this week

Heather and the DT

Jane said...

I love your image a great bookmark thanks for playing at Tellens Place
Luv Jane xxx

Joynana said...

I love it. Your colorin and choice of papers is fabulous. I love this bookmark and have made 2 in the last week. I have request for several more. Great job. Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place, hope to see you again soon.

Cathy said...

What a fantastic bookmark, I love that harry Potter image. Thank you for joining in the DutchDare Card Challenge this time.
Cathy xx

A Cards Delight said...

Tracy, You won the challenge here: I

http://dutchdare-cardchallenges.blogspot.com/

I followed your card to let you know!