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Poinsettia

Alright, just shoot me now. I made a Christmas card in October. What is the world coming to? I have a very staunch rule that there should be no Christmas until after Thanksgiving, and here I am breaking it. Alas, Claire's poinsettia just got to me. Isn't it beautiful? Once again, instead of coloring the whole thing, I paper-pieced it and just colored in some shadows with the T1 Copic. Sneaky, huh?

Paper: PTI White, Pure Poppy, SU Garden Green, Lemon Tart
Ink: PTI Smokey Shadow, SU Garden Green
Stamps: Waltzingmouse Big Blooms: Poinsettia, PTI Wreath for All Seasons
Other: T1 Copic marker
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  1. So lovely Cheryl! Love the paper piecing and the copic shading!

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  2. Wow, this is so realistic. You did a fantastic job!

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  3. sneaky indeed! great trick that i have to remember. i can't help myself with the xmas crafting - who can with the infectious Claire?

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  4. Love that flower, and great coloring tip

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