Monday, 27 May 2013

Teeny Bopper Tendencies

Today I was trying to find the Lady Commander of Copics, wanting her opinion on which dagger I should bring on our campaign tonight, but couldn’t locate her anywhere. I finally found her in her sleeping chambers in the midst of hanging up a poster.
“Don’t you knock?!” she squealed when she saw me standing in her doorway. As she attempted to shield the poster with her body, a smirk slowly spread across my face.
“What are you doing, dear sister,” I chided. “Is that who I think it is?”
Dejected, she stepped away from the poster. “Nicholas - lead singer of the Magical Dreamers.”
Try as I might, I couldn’t suppress the snicker that burst forth.
“I just picked up their new song stone,” she said picking up a blue stone and gently turning the top. Music began to fill the room.

I started this little ATC by cutting out the base and using some of my precious music note paper *gaaaaaaaaaaaaaasp* I know, I know. You may be familiar with how I hoard music note paper and don’t like cutting it up, but never fear, this was a just a scrap that was leftover from making this card! No new paper was harmed in the creation of this ATC! *PHEW* Everyone can relax.

For the image I decided to use “Tyler” from The Greeting Farm’s Creeper Crew Collection. It seemed appropriate since they are sponsoring the challenge at Wicked Wednesday AND he has a guitar :) Instead of colouring him, I wanted to keep the ATC monochromatic and stamped the “Worn Music” Unity stamp right over his cute creeper face *BLAM!* I really liked how it looked and decided to take it a step further and distress the edges, earning me +593 shready distressy exp points. I originally wanted to add a sentiment from the Creeper Crew Collection, but Tyler took up almost the entire space! I already had to chop off his feet! I instead opted for some blue buttons that matched the colour scheme nicely.

This ATC will play its way into the following challenges:

“I’ll leave you to it then,” I called over my shoulder, leaving her sleeping chambers.  Once in the hallway there was no stopping the laughter; I’m fairly certain she heard me. What are sisters for if not to mock the other’s guilty pleasures?

~ Guild Master Crystal ~

7 comments:

Jenn Borjeson said...

ROFL What are sisters for, indeed? Great post - adorable ATC. Thanks for joining us at Wicked Wednesday, my friend. xo

Donna said...

Great ATC...love the image and the distressing!

Karen AKA Soccerboyzmom said...

Looks really cute. The outline on the blue makes it stand out. Thanks for playing at Love to Scrap!!!

Donna said...

Fantastic card and such a clever design. Thanks for joining in the fun at Cupcake :) Donna ♥ x

sari said...

What a gorgeous ATC! Love the buttons and splashes of color! Thanks for joining my challenge over at Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good Luck! Hugs and sunshine

Michelle McClure said...

I totally love your take on an ATC card, it is so different! Great use of the blue and the music notes. Song stone, haha. Thanks for sharing your work with us at Love to Scrap! Challenge Blog.

Cathy van de Bruinhorst said...

Love this..!! Thanks for playing along with us at Loves to Scrap!!

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