... COPICS! I thought for the first post of 2012 I should venture out into new horizons/unchartered waters - that sort of thing ... and this is about as brave as it gets in my little world!
Colouring with them isn't so bad, chosing images to use with them isn't so bad - but WHAT do you do with the images once you have them?? The only thing I've managed to do so far is to stick them onto white cardstock. As soon as coloured or patterned paper comes anywhere near them I start to feel like I have colour overload! Eeeek!!
Here goes ...
Some pearls and a little ribbon made the cut ...
Maybe it's just a symptom of where life has been for a while - soooooo busy - but I seem to be drawn more and more to really simple cards at the moment.
I came upon this card by Carly Robertson, the other day and it blew me away. It's a picture I'll return to often over this coming year and in so many ways it summarises what I'm striving for in 2012 -
To simplify, and if I do fill life up with anything - to keep those things real.
Happy New Year, sweet People, I hope it's a goodie!