Beach girl

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Series: The Daily Marker Art Card #04

The Paper Shelter is another reliable creator of interesting digi stamps. I really ought to put together an up-to-date list of suppliers I use; a few have unfortunately closed down in the last couple of years.

I added texture to the hair with a sharp coloured pencil, the rest is pure Copic colouring. The soft carbon pencil created a nice shadow line around the edges of the girl away from the light source in the upper left; charcoal pencil is easier to smudge, but the soft carbon pencil is darker and, more importantly, conveniently in a jar on the desk in front of me 🙂 The word sticker couldn’t have been more appropriate for this image and the gold border provided a nice finishing touch.

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Copic markers:

skin – E000, E53, BV00
lips – R32
hair – E42, E43, E44, Y21
swimsuit – B91, B93, B95, B97, B99
ball – Y00, Y11, Y15, BG53, BG15, BG49
shadow – W4
sky – BG000

Polychromos pencils:

hair – 268 green gold


  • digital stamps:
    The Paper Shelter – fun and sun
  • pens and pencils:
    Art Graf soft carbon pencil
  • embellishments:
    Tim Holtz idea-ology – clippings stickers
    Anita’s outline stickers – assorted borders gold
  • paper and card:
    Neenah solar white 216gsm
    black card

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This image was coloured for day 4 of The Daily Marker 30 Day Colouring Challenge on 18 June 2019

1 thought on “Beach girl”

  1. Another great Art Card. I have this image! I love The Paper Shelter! They have so many cute images! Thanks for sharing! (I love that gold border also!)


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