"Tiger Lily"

Sunday, May 23,2010


Rose wanted to take this opportunity to thak everyone for there kind comments about the pictures of her plastic canvas creations that I posted for her. I am in the process of setting up an "Etsy" shop for her. I will put the addie in my signature as soon as it is open.

Now on to card making.

Friday morning I was pleased to see that our "Tiger Lilies" in our garden were in full bloom. So I decided to do a card honoring these beauties. They put so much joy in our lives. The card is a simple card, but shows off the beauty that nature provides us.


"Tiger Lily"


The image for this card is from the "Stamping Studio" and the name of the image is FOTM2-5 Lily. It's a very pretty image and consists of two different sizes of the lily and the saying "Lily". I of course colored the lily with Copic Markers and airbrushed the background. The paper used on this card were from "DCWV" and the pad is called "Pocket full of Posies". The lily was colored than masked and left in the Spellbinder die while it was airbrushed. I stamped the background paper using a stamp from "The Angel Company" called "Curls and Swirls" for a little depth.

The Copic colors used for this image were;
Tiger Lily; Y13,YR16,YR18
Stem; YG07,YG17
Background; B01,YG05

Well, that's it for today, I hope you enjoy my redition of a "Tiger Lily". Your comments are always welcome. By the way I worked from a photo that I took of the "Tiger Lily".

Have a GREAT DAY!!!
Bob L.

17 Response to ""Tiger Lily""

  1. Kathy Billings says:
    May 23, 2010 at 11:12 AM

    Very nice Bob...your coloring is superb as usual.

  2. Febe says:
    May 23, 2010 at 11:23 AM

    Great shading on the petals Bob, they look so lifelike! And your airbrushing just gets better each time.. very smooth... even layering! It's interesting to see how you mixed up the number of jewels you used along the edge and corners. Thanks for sharing! :)
    Febe
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/CopicMusketeers/

  3. Scrapping Mom says:
    May 23, 2010 at 11:37 AM

    Very beautiful card.

  4. Carol's Crafts says:
    May 23, 2010 at 12:04 PM

    Gorgeous card, Bob. How special that it is in honor of one of your own lilies.

  5. Lillian says:
    May 23, 2010 at 12:09 PM

    Very pretty, Bob, and love your coloring. Thanks for sharing your "garden". I have a friend that uses the photos themselves for her cards, so you could even do a "quickie" card with your picture.
    Hugs!

  6. SoMd Cricut Fan says:
    May 23, 2010 at 12:15 PM

    I love the color combinations. Great card.

  7. Deb says:
    May 23, 2010 at 1:20 PM

    Gorgeous card, Bob! Love the color combo.

  8. Debbie Yates says:
    May 23, 2010 at 1:33 PM

    Just stunning......great layout!

  9. Diann says:
    May 23, 2010 at 7:34 PM

    Your card is lovely and I love the coloring of the Lily! Great job, Bob! Diann

  10. patricia smith Says:
    May 23, 2010 at 9:03 PM

    That is such a lovely flower, and you did a fantastic coloring job! Those Copic's look better all the time!
    Thanks for sharing.

  11. Dorothy says:
    May 23, 2010 at 9:44 PM

    Very pretty !!

  12. Victoria says:
    May 24, 2010 at 9:40 AM

    OMG, Simply beautiful Bob. It amazes me how pretty copic can truely be. Great job. :)
    I am always excited to see more of your wonderful creations.

  13. RubyM:) says:
    May 24, 2010 at 11:40 AM

    WOW! YOUR COLORING IS ALWAYS SO PLEASANT.The layout is marvelous.Great color combo TOO!!RubyM:)

  14. Sara says:
    May 24, 2010 at 12:25 PM

    Absolutely Beautiful! It's amazing how you are able to recreate nature in your cards! I will have to work on that and see if I can come close to what you are able to do! Nature is the best place to observe and grow as an individual and I am glad that you bring that into all of our lives through your work! Happy Creatingd! Sara

  15. Sue says:
    May 24, 2010 at 12:35 PM

    Stunning card! How ironic that we both did cards with Tiger Lilies! LOL!

  16. Angie Hall Haviland says:
    May 24, 2010 at 10:47 PM

    BEAUTIFUL Card, Bob!! Best of luck to Rose with her ETSY shop!

  17. Lisa says:
    May 25, 2010 at 12:18 AM

    ALL of your artwork is fantastic.... So is your wife's :):):) Keep on creating!
    Cheers,
    Lisa

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