CASE-ing Kelly


Hi bloggies!


Like many, many card makers … I look to the internet for inspiration and ideas for my card making. I am in awe of the wonderful card makers who spend time sharing their expertise via YouTube videos. I can only imagine the time that goes into making these videos available but I love watching … and my fingers itch to create! One of may FAV YouTube card makers is Kelly Latevola. I love her style … her creativity … her sense of humour … her clear instructions … and her sometimes hilarious, sometimes moving but always entertaining stories! Thanks Kelly, for all your efforts and inspiration! 😘😀 Here is her YouTube link … KELLY.

So … that intro was to let you know that this card was completely Kelly! I just had to try this card after watching her video. And … yes … mine is a tad different. All my grey Copic markers were dry and needed refilling … so because I was limited by this … my ice is far too dark! And … I had to add a little pink to my Polar Bear!! 🤭 So … then … I decided to give my mountains a darker look to give the impression of dusk / nightfall … rather than the softer colours that Kelly used. And … although I was trying to capture the sunset reflection … my penguin’s feathers are far too yellow!! 🙃 But … considering how much of a “learner” I am with copics I was pretty tickled with the result. I have learnt a lot about technique and light from Kelly’s videos and it just goes to show what a difference a great teacher can make! 😃

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  • Stamping Bella – CAVE KIDS BACKDROP
  • Copic markers & paint
  • Distress Oxides

Anyway … I am off to check and see if Kelly has a new video up. Yep! I am addicted … can’t miss one! She is definitely a kindred spirit! Hugs xxx

Andrea heart


  1. Fabulous. Love the result.

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    1. Andrea says:

      Thanks Vicki! It did take a while but was worth the effort. Hugs xxx


  2. Reva Brightman says:

    These little animals are too too cute. Great for grand kiddos cards. Now off the check the link you referred to. Thanks Hugs and smiles, Reva

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    1. Andrea says:

      Hope you enjoyed watching Kelly. She always makes me smile. Hugs xxx


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