I wanted to apply the principles to something besides a dress, so I printed out this Geranium digital stamp from Power Poppy in a large format, and set to coloring the ripples in the leaves and petals.
I took a couple of pictures as I was working, so you could see a little bit of my process. I used Touch Twin Markers for my coloring. Here are my first 2 stages, laying in shadows and my medium tone. The colors I used are listed below. Before coloring, I spritzed the panel with a homemade mist, made with water and Bister powders.
Here's the first coloring stage on the blooms.
I cut the image in two, for two thank you cards - the sentiment is from Simon Says Stamp.
These are the markers I used:
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