Monday, 28 April 2014

Hand coloured card

Well I managed to colour this card not too well but I'm out of practice. I used my pencils and zest-it I really must try my promarkers again. I expect they're dried up by now. I just can't get the hang of them. I used one of Linnie's newer images from sheet 540 the beauty of these sheets is you get 2 coloured images and 2 b/w onesyou can find them here. I do hope you can pop over and see the the lovely cards the other DT members have made and join us in our challenge which is a hand coloured  creation this week.

side view

I would like to enter these challenges

The Squirrel and the Fox  Diecut or Punch
Crafts Galore encore challenge   Creating with Colour
Lia Stamps challenge  Pastels
Connie can Crop challenge  Pastels and Polka Dots
Crafty Sentiment Challenges  Fancy Folds
We do Doobadoo challenge  Embellishments
Creating card Crew challenge  Girly

I would like to say hello to my new followers and thank them for following me. I'm off to look at a few of your blogs now if my laptop lets me it's really playing up this week. Thank you for all your kind comments they are what make me keep going.
Bye for now


  1. Oh wow this is a beautiful centre step design. Just adore the scalloped edge on the front at the bottom. So lovely and girly.
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  2. This is gorgeous,fab image and

  3. This is a pretty card Betty, your colouring looks fabulous to me and I love your design and lovely embellishments.

  4. Such a pretty card, love the image. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Sentiments Challenge this week.
    Cathy xx

  5. Hi Betty, your colouring is great, you should have another go with you Promarkers, I use Promarkers but I don't think I am that good at colouring. Your card is really lovely. Louise x

  6. This is a really pretty card Betty, I love the colours you've used and your colouring looks great to me. That's a really pretty die you've used to frame the image and I love all the pretty embellies too.

    Jo x

  7. The colouring is gorgeous Betty, can't see anything wrong there. Your layout is very pretty.

  8. Hi, A lovely card, love the image and the pretty colours. Thank you for joining Crafts Galore Encore this month. Good luck and we hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs Erin DT x

  9. thanks for sharing your lovely card with us at we do doobadoo, hugs Liz xx

  10. Very pretty card, lovely colours and great design, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

  11. so gorgeous betty.stunning card design and image and i love your colours ;D

    xx coops xx

  12. Your card is just gorgeous! Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Lia Stampz!

  13. Such a cute card love the image, thanks for sharing it with us over at The Squirrel and The Fox.

  14. Gorgeous card, love that image and the pretty pastel colours. Thanks for joining us at We Do Doobadoo this time
    Claire xx

  15. Very beautiful. Gorgeous design for that fold.

    Thanks for joining our girly challenge at Creative Card Crew.


  16. Oh Betty she is darling! Love the flair jeans!! And the paper and flowers so pretty! And guess what? You are my challenge winner!! So come on over to my blog and check it out!! Wohooo! Scrappy hugs, Connie