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Thank you for visiting me today, I hope you see something here that you like. I love colouring digital images and am on the Elite Design Team for Rick St. Dennis.I am taking art classes with Kit and Clowder, and Make it Crafty. I hope maybe you will get some new ideas here or you can leave comments and links so I will be picking up new ideas from you. Anyway I will put on the kettle and have some cupcakes at the ready...

Monday, 25 May 2015

Acme Special

by Rick St. Dennis
Background mix of Curiosity Steampunk from Craft Artist
and the lightening from One Ghostly Night for Mischief Circus
and Background paper from The Alchemist also from Mischief Circus
 
Although I have had fun playing with this retro image in this way he would equally be fantastic on a child's Birthday card.
Printed onto neenah card and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils then imported into Craft Artist 2 where I used some steam punk papers and embellishments and then a background paper from

Summer Crafting from the Heart with karleigh sue image

by Karleigh Sue 
Background Spring Beetles
for Mischief Circus



This is part of my DT project for Karleigh Sue. It is also a project for the challenge over at Crafting from the Heart so I am trying to get the dates as close together as I can. We are so grateful that Karleigh Sue is sponsoring the challenge. Always so popular.

This young lady still looks so elegant sunbathing and with a cocktail beside her which the rabbit has his eye on. Printed onto neenah, coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.I hope you will join in the fun at the challenge.

Sunday, 24 May 2015

Smeared and Smudged Inspired by a Film Challenge

Background Welcome to my Nightmare collection
for Mischief Circus
Rick's facebook page
 
Inspired by a film. Alice in Wonderland. I made this for the challenge over at Smeared and Smudged so if you have any creepy ideas for a film inspired project please show them here.
Printed onto neenah card, coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. 

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Denise for the Simply Papercraft Challenge

Background from the Summer Garden collection
on Craft Artist 2
Sponsoring the challenge over at Simply Papercraft

This classy lady has been printed onto neenah card and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. I built up the background in Craft Artist 2.
I do hope you will visit the Simply Papercraft challenge blog and enter your project.

Beautiful little train for the Simply Papercraft Challenge






 Right on Track
Dee Dee Digi's
Background made with Crazy Spring Beetles
by Kandi Designs
for Mischief Circus

Deedee's Digi's

sponsoring the challenge at Simply papercraft


Wouldn't these look wonderful either on a card with children's faces peeking out through the windows and maybe the age on the empty wagon for a Birthday card. Or even just for framing in a little one's bedroom with two carriages per frame or canvas. Printed onto neenah card, coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. Background completed in Craft Artist 2.

There is a challenge going on over at Simply Papercraft I hope you will show your projects there.


Wednesday, 20 May 2015

American Beach Babe for Karleigh Sue

by Cheri
Summer photos just insist on being framed and this young lady looks completely at home framed and on the beach. Hand drawn by Cheri, printed onto neenah cardstock and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. Then imported into Craft Artist where I removed the white background and added elements from the Beach collection. I hope you will visit Cheri's etsy store, there are cute, fun, saucy. anything you could wish for in the way of images to be found there.

Saturday, 16 May 2015

Cuddie Buddie for Karleigh Sue DT

Cuddie Buddie
by Cheri for Karleigh Sue
Background Doll House and Cozy Mice Home
for Mischief Circus
A rather cheeky image from Cheri, but everyone loses buttons sometimes.
Printed onto neenah and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils then imported into Craft Artist 2 where I built the background for her.

Friday, 15 May 2015

Gnome sweet Gnome for Crafty Girlz


Spronsoring the Crafty Girlz Challenge
This gorgeous little des-rez is great fun to colour and makes a lovely background for all the fairy folk I love to colour. Printed onto neenah coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.
I do hope you will join in the fun over at Crafty Girlz.

Progressive Challenge for Rick






By Rick St. Dennis
Rick's facebook page
Background from Everland collection
for Mischief Circus
Isn't this just the cutest little fairy just chillin' and enjoying a small glass of Buttercup wine with another teeny tiny little fairy just coming down the steps.. Printed onto neenah and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Beach Hottie for Karleigh Sue

by Cheri

Well what can I say.. I just wanted to show you a photo of me by the seaside!!! Humm... 
This stunning image has been drawn by Cheri and printed onto neenah cardstock which I find works really well with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. I then imported the coloured image into Craft Artist 2 where I removed the white background and used the Summer Holiday collection to build up a background. I hope you will visit the Karleigh Sue etsy shop.. there are some gorgeous images there.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Doctor Doom

By Rick St. Dennis
Background is from a collection called Alchemist
for Mischief Circus
Rick's facebook page
Printed onto neenah and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. With the background compiled in Craft Artist 2

Monday, 11 May 2015

Two of the sweetest little girls for Crafting from the Heart Challenge

Background from the Christmas Bundle
for Mischief Circus


Sponsoring the Crafting from the Heart Challenge Blog

This image from Zuri is printed onto neenah cardstock and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. I do hope you will visit the Crafting from the Heart Challenge Blog and join in the fun. xx

Saturday, 9 May 2015

Toadstool Elf for Karleigh Sue

By Cheri
Background and elements Blooming collection
for Mischief Circus
My project as part of the Design Team for Karleigh Sue. Thank you Cheri for the sweetest little Toadstool Elf, so full of charm. As always I have used neenah cardstock/promarkers/spectrum noir pencils.

East Wind Add flowers Challenge

Aurora Cabbage flowers

by East Wind
The East Wind Challenge Blog
Background Just Japanese collection
for Mischief Circus
  • Enter only new creations – no backlinking
  • If using The East Wind images ~ unlimited entries
  • If using The East Wind images ~ enter with link to blog post and 2nd time with link to blog
  • Maximun 3 entries if using other images
  • Hand coloured and Crafted ~ NO DIGITAL COLOURING
*The Winner will get 3 digital stamps. 
*Each Designer's favorite receives 1 digi +30% off coupon code good for 7 days 
 
Printed onto neenah cardstock and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. Then imported into Craft Artist 2 where I removed the white background and created this background with elements from the Just Japanese collection from Mischief Circus.

Friday, 8 May 2015

Butterfly and Flowers for Simply Papercraft

from Bugaboo
Sponsoring Simply Papercraft

Isn't this such an elegant image from Bugaboo. In silhouette so striking. All I did was to frame it and add a dome and background.
Bugaboo are sponsoring us over at the Simply Papercraft  challenge, I do hope you will join in the fun.

Lacy Sunshine Facebook Challenge includes buttons


Izzybella Boo
By Lacy Sunshine

Isn't she just soooo sweet! Thank you so much for this lovely image and the challenge which is to include buttons. Printed onto neenah cardstock which I think works very well for my promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.

New FB Challenge.... THEME......BUTTONS!!!!!!
Today may 3 until may 5th for 48 hours... my popular Izzybella Boo Cute As A Button digi is available for you for this contest. Create any project or You can even just share your colorings.. PROJECTS must have BUTTONS!!!!! Remember put your watermarks on your projects and colorings for your own protection. This contest is from May 3, 2015 to May 17th, 2015. Of course the prizes are Random winner 3 Free digis and a Badge and honorable mentions Free digi each and a Badge. Now for the an additional prize... enter challenges with your creations featuring the above two images and post here in the comment area where you have entered. The person who enters the most challenges during this contest will win a $20 Gift Certificate to my store. Now should there be a tie with the most number of challenges entered a live random drawing will take place and one lucky winner will win this prize on May 18th, 2015. Good luck to all! PS_ Absoultely NO Sharing of my unwatermarked digi anywhere... otherwise these contest will cease to exist. Thank you Heather. PS- Free digi is available in the file section of this group!

Thursday, 7 May 2015

A Loo with a View

By Rick St. Dennis
Background is a combination of Welcome to my nightmare and One ghostly night
for Mischief Circus
Rick's facebook page
Rick's colouring video Part 1
Rick's colouring video Part 2
Rick's colouring video Part 3 
Rick's pencil class and practice sheet
Hair Theory 2015 
2nd part of Rick's practice sheets

I think I would definitely wait till morning.. to have to walk along those boards in the dark to the very end in a bracing gale and then with the toilet roll fluttering from the breeze coming under the door. Oh and don't forget to turn left as you walk out.
Printed onto neenah and coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils. With the background compiled in Craft Artist 2

She who paints in the forest for the Crafting with an Attitude challenge


Background
Spring Beetles for Mischief Circus


Such a pretty, busy little fairy. I did enjoy colouring this lovely image, such clear lines-beautifully drawn. We have been sponsored by the Stamping Boutique for today's challenge and I chose to work with this image as part of the Design Team over at Crafting with an Attitude
There is a challenge there which I hope you will be joining in, there are some great prizes to be won.
As always I used neenah cardstock, promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Ching Chung Kuik Facebook Challenge


Carnation Love
Background Pirate collection
for Mischief Circus
 

Wow! Isn't she so beautiful! I do so love this Artists creations and to be given one for free is just amazing. Printed onto neenah coloured with promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.

CHING CHOU KUIK DIGITAL STAMPS
May 2015 CHALLENGE
Theme: Flowers in Bloom
Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 11:59 pm EDT US
Rules:
- To enter the challenge, share this post at your facebook timeline and leave a comment at this album.
- Create a paper craft using CHING CHOU KUIK DIGITAL FREE IMAGE "Carnation Love". Go to the files section of the group to download the image.
-2 submissions limit per person
-Do not share the image with others. The image is only for people who join this challenge only.
Winners and Prizes:
1. One "Artist's Choice" award, to be chosen by Ching-Chou Kuik.
5 free digital Stamps of winner’s choice from Ching-Chou Kuik’s Etsy Store and a blog badge
2. Top 3 winners to be selected by Ching-Chou Kuik.
3 free digital Stamps of winner’s choice from Ching-Chou Kuik’s Etsy Store and a blog badge.
Please come back to this group on 1 June 2015 to see who the lucky winners of the this challenge!
Good Luck and Have Fun

Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Avast Ye

by Rick St. Dennis
Background Pirates
for Mischief Circus
Rick's facebook page
A companion to the lady. Another of Rick's striking characters which has been on my wish list for ever. Again with the neenah/promarkers and spectrum noir pencils.