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Challenge No. 18 ~ Pine Trees/Branches

December 15, 2009
Welcome to our 18th Copic Creations challenge ~ Coloring Pine Trees/Branches.
This will be our final challenge for this year!   But, we’ll all be back in January for another year of Copic fun!   We would  like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas!   (AND, we’re hoping there will be some Copic markers under your tree!)     

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We’re very excited to announce the sponsor for Challenge No. 18 is House-Mouse Designs – THE official site for these adorable little mice!

Did you know that House Mouse Designs has a HMD Stamped by Me section where you can share YOUR HM cards on their site!?    You’ll find LOTS of interesting information about these adorable little guys ~ You can even Meet the Mice!

The prize for one lucky winner of this challenge is a $25.00 Gift Certificate to the House-Mouse Designs online store!!   

PLEASE NOTE:   You are NOT required to use a House-Mouse stamp on your Copic Creations challenge card.  You will have until December 31st, 12:00 p.m. CST to post your artwork and be eligible for a chance to win this weeks prize; The winner will be announced along with our next challenge post on January 1st.    



The VERY lucky winner of last weeks challenge is ~ No. 34:
True Random Number Generator Min: Max: Result: 34 Powered by RANDOM.ORG

Congratulations Andrea! You have won a $25.00 Gift Certificate from Whipper Snapper Designs!  Many thanks to Whipper Snapper for this awesome prize!!    [Andrea, please be sure to send us your email address.]



Here are this week’s tutorials for coloring Pine Trees and Pine Branches with Copic markers:   

Special thanks AGAIN to …  

Marianne Walker, I Like Markers ~  

Coloring Pine or Palm Trees   

Shading Things Close and Far   

Opaque White – Adding Snow  





Kitty Snuggle

YG63, YG23





On Dasher, On Dancer  

YG21, YG93, YG95, YG97   




   ♥ JAMI BOVA ♥ 

 Peppermint Pals  

G24, G94, G99   





Mice Star  

G14, G17, G28   





What Is It?    

  G24, G99, YG03, YG63 





The Gift of Friendship  

YG13, G28, G82   





Peace on Earth 02  

G14, G17, G28, 0   





Catnip for Kitty  

YG03, YG17, G24, G28, C7   





Bright Idea 

BG0000, BG000, BG02, C00, C0   




Peppermint Pals  

YG25, G20, G67, G82, YG97   


We hope you will join us for this challenge and share your CREATIONS with us. A Mister Linky has been included below. Please don’t forget to stop back on January 1st for our next challenge and the announcement of the winner for this challenge.   


6 Comments leave one →
  1. December 15, 2009 10:38 am

    WOWZER…what wonderful creations you ladies have put out this week! And you can never go wrong when colouring up a house mouse.

  2. December 16, 2009 9:25 am

    Wow, I’m the lucky winner!!!! I’m so happy to get this awesome prize, as I love love love Whipper Snapper Stamps (I just have one so far…) – thank you so much!!!


  3. December 30, 2009 10:41 am

    Oh my gosh all those little christmas mousie examples are fabulous!! Thanks for sharing 🙂

  4. December 31, 2009 5:32 pm

    I’m shivering waiting until tomorrow’s new challenge! I love LOVE LOVEEEEE this blog and have made a new years resolution to play along…but, I’m a busy gal and NOT very good at keeping resolutions but I sooooo want to play and i hope to be here in 2010, at least some of the time! Keep it up ladies…I luv you all, I peek in on your blogs all the time, you do such a great job here and I’ve learned so much from it!

    Best of luck for a fantastic new year!

  5. January 6, 2010 12:09 am

    Okay, I’m ridiculously late, but I made a New Year’s resolution to complete every challenge, late or not. Was so much fun. Here’s the link. Thanks for all the beautiful inspiration.


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