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TTIC #51 Edward Cullen

Happy Tuesday! There’s another great Twilight Tuesday Inspiration Challenge for you to participate in! This week we are focusing on none other than Edward himself! The super talented Jen came up with this one, and here it is!

It's time to focus on Edward. Even though the stories are told from Bella's point of view all of the books with the exception of Breaking Dawn focus almost entirely on Edward, through Bella's mind. Even in New Moon when Edward is gone her every action is focused on not losing her connection with him. So for this challenge I want you to focus on your connection to Edward. What does his character mean to you?

For the creative challenge: Create a project that focuses on Edward.
For the comment portion: How do you feel about Edward's character? Is it like, love or disdain? Have you read the partial draft of Midnight Sun? What did you think about reading the story from his point of view?

This week, I decided to combine the Edward challenge with the Twilight Tuesday Sketch Challenge #13. Here’s my creation:


This is how I like to see Edward. Yes, he is sweet, considerate, attentive, and lots of other wonderful things. But, at his rawest state, he is a vampire. Pure and simple. And, since I’ve been a vamp fanatic for, like, ever, this is how I wanted to portray him. I mean, what could be better than this?


I love Edward. He’s an amazing character. He is absolutely one of the biggest reasons I love this series so much. He has so much depth to him, and as I have mentioned in previous postings, his relationship with Bella in Twilight (as they are becoming a “couple”) reminds me very much of my early relationship with my husband. So, I feel a connection to Edward in that way. IMG_7666

I started to read the Midnight Sun draft, and i loved it. But I stopped… everyone tells me that it “ends” at an amazing part… and I just don’t want that let down. I hope it gets finished. I really do, because I think it is a fantastic idea. And, I know it’ll be a great read once it’s completed.

Oh! And here is the original sketch that Dani created for us:


Pretty cool huh? I actually have a ton of ideas for this one… mostly involving Halloween! I’m going to try to get to them ASAP!

So, make sure you go and check out the rest of the Design Team’s creations!

Dani ~Donna ~ Eve ~

Jacquie ~ Jen ~ Julie ~ Margie ~ Rebecca

(Erica is busy with school this week but she’ll be back next week.)

By the way, did you know that Twilight Tuesday is turning 1? We are having a huge blog hop, and you can join in! Visit the Twilight Tuesday web sit for all the details!

Twilight Tuesday Inspiration Challenge Anniversary Blog Hop


Erica said…
Great job! Genius! I love that you showed Edward for what he truly is...a sensative vampire! I love your use of the sketch! Perfection!
Julie said…
Oh, this is beautiful! Just look at him! Perfect Edward card - his vamp nature often gets overloooked and you definitely brought it back here!
Dani said…
Oooh! What a perfect Edward card! Love that picture and how you have the blood dripping everywhere. Thanks for using TTSC13 for your card!! :)
Beth said…
Perfect perfect perfect!!! This is EXACTLY how I want to picture Edward - as a vampire! FANTASTIC job, Alison!!!
margie c said…
OME! What a gorgeous card! You captured him perfectly! I'd frame that card ;)
Donna said…
Oh Ali!!! This is perfect!! OME!! You have totally rocked this challenge!!! And you are so totally right...Vampire is the most important way in which we see Edward!! But hottness comes straight after that though...doesn't it?? LOL!! Xx
Alyssa S said…
Yummy...I think that's why we all love Edward ;o) Love your take on the challenge, and I oh-so-love the drippy blood punch!!
Jacqueline said…
Yummy!! OME this is perfect!! Love the fang marks and blood dripping...Everything is just wonderful! You rocked this!!
Ooooooooh - your sketch challenge is amazing! Is the blood dripping the MS punch? Great job with the whole thing!
Tamara Bennett said…
Oh wow! That card is ahhh-mazing! I love it! I agree...he can totally bite me anytime!
Eve said…
This is amazing. I love the image and how you tied it all together! Everything about it is wonderful!
Haha! This is awesome! I love what you did with the drippy goo... it's just perfect and shows off your sense of humor so well. And that picture... I wouldn't mind if he bit me. :D

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