Friday, 30 January 2015

Dew Drop Fairy + Australian Craft Retreat!

Hi everyone! Just popping in to share my design team project for the new facebook challenge over at Saturated Canary. I've used Dew Drop Fairy for this piece :)

To colour her up I've used copics for the girl and watercolours for the background. Here are the copic colours that I used:

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: BV00, Y11, BV13, BV08, 100
Outfit: BG10, BG53, BG57, BG75, BG78, 100
Leaf: YG03, G05, G17, G29, BG99
Wings: Y11, BV11, BV13, BG75, BG78, W9

You can purchase my colouring piece over in the store here. 

If you want to learn more about colouring please pop over to my online classes here :)

On to some other exciting news... this weekend we will be announcing our first Australian colouring and craft retreat!!! :D I'm so excited!!! Dates will be March 21-22. Keep your eyes peeled for this one.. it's going to so much fun. Also, I am working on dates for the US reunion for June/July this year so get saving your pennies ;)

Thanks so much for stopping by! :) 

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Calla Lily Sprite

Hi everyone! Just popping in today with my design team project for the Aurora Wings challenge using Calla Lily Sprite. The theme is Valentine's and I thought this image would be perfect. The Calla Lily symbolises great beauty and I thought it would be a great project for a lovely hubby to give ;) 

I've coloured this with my Prismacolor Pencils, just layering and blending the pencils with no solution or blender. I'm so excited for our Pencils class coming soon over at Kit and Clowder!! We will be going over a lot of these techniques there :) 

Here are the colours that I used:

Skin: Eggshell, Light Peach, Peach, Clay Rose, Burnt Ochre, Terracotta, Dark Brown
Hair: Goldenrod, Pumpkin Clay, Burnt Ochre, Terracotta
Lilies: Yellow Chartreuse, Chartreuse, Lime Peel, Apple Green, Dark Green

I hope you enjoyed my make today and thanks for stopping by! 

Friday, 16 January 2015

Valentine Anya

Hi everyone! I'm here today to share my latest project for The Greeting Farm's FFF Challenge... this week we are doing Die-Alicious! I've coloured up Valentine Anya and ooohhhh getting ready for the Kit and Clowder Pencils Class using my Prismacolors

Ok So no filters on here.. I've blended the pencils ONLY using pencil to get everything nice and smooth. Took a few hours ;) 

Skin: Dark Brown, Terracotta, Clay Rose, Burnt Ochre, Peach, Light Peach, Eggshell, White
Hair: Dark Umber, Sepia, Tuscan Red, Chocolate, Ginger root
Dress: Indigo Blue, Periwinkle, Cloud Blue, White
Heart: Henna, Clay Rose, Pink, Pink Rose, White

Paper: Canson Mi Tientes - I used the reverse side with less grain

So hope you are all excited to learn to colour with your pencils!!! The class will be coming out later this month over at the Kit and Clowder class website :) Thanks so much for stopping by!! xx

Thursday, 8 January 2015

Canary Love

Hi everyone! I'm popping by with my card for Live and Love Crafts this week! I'm not a big Christmas card maker but the theme is Christmas Leftovers... so I was thinking how to best do this card hehe! My Christmas Leftover is I actually took the name of the Maja Designs Christmas Collection - A Gift For You and turned it into a sentiment! Hehehe sneaky!! Here is my card using Saturated Canary's Canary Love available as a rubber stamp at Little Darlings.

Here are the Copic colours that I used for my colouring:

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E59, E49
Blue Outfit: B32, B34, B39, B99
Pinky Outfit: RV91, RV93, RV95, RV99
Dove: C1, C3, C5

*This card is FOR SALE on the website here! (price includes international shipping :)

I hope you like my project today - thanks so much for stopping by!

Thursday, 1 January 2015

Dollie with Hearts + Blog Hop!

Hi everyone!! Happy New Year!! Firstly I just wanted to say a big thank you for all of your support during 2014... what an amazing year it has been at Kit and Clowder!!! I am so thankful for all of you and it has been such a fun journey... I'm so exciting for 2015... I have so many fun crafty things planned for us!!! ^_^ 

Now today I am here with my card for the new release blog hop over at The Greeting Farm! We are hopping between the design team today and if you leave a comment at every stop you can go into the draw to WIN the ENTIRE NEW RELEASE! Wooohooo!!!

For my project today I have used Dollie with Hearts.

How cute is she!! Here are the copic colours I have used on her:

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E53, E43, E57, E59
Dress: R81, R83, R85, R89
Apron/Socks/Grounding: C1, C3, C5

For the full list of Hop names see below (ends 11pm tonight CST!)... Thanks so much for stopping by!! :)


Tuesday, 30 December 2014

I'm a Farmer!! Day Off Anya

Hi everyone! I'm so excited!! I am officially a Farmer ;) A design team member for The Greeting Farm! Birthday Anya II was the first ever stamp that I bought and I'm just so excited to have this opportunity :D So as a new dt member, this week we are showcasing some new release images! Today we are showcasing Day Off Anya

I've done two different projects for this one... this first one here was done with my Copics.

Here are the Copic colours that I used:

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair/Boots: W3, W5, W7, W9
Shirt: RV91, RV93, RV95, RV99
Shorts: BV23, BV25, BV29
Paper: X-Press It Blending Card

Don't forget that our classes all come with discounts to our sponsor stores...INCLUDING The Greeting Farm! :D The currency exchange is also very low right now... our $70 AUD technique class is only $56 USD or 36GBP including your one on one feedback! 

My second card is using my Spectrum Noir Pencils. I love how the effects look so different between markers and pencils! 

Here are the colours that I used:

Skin: 002, 007, 008, 098, 100
Hair: 088, 094, 095, 097, 100, 104
Boots: 112, 113, 114
Pants: 034, 036, 038
Top: 065, 066, 068, 072, 070
Paper: Canson Drawing 220

And some more exciting news.... Stay tuned on the Kit and Clowder facebook group for more details!

Hope you like my projects... thank you so much for stopping by today!! ^_^ 

Sunday, 21 December 2014

Bunting Becky

Hi everyone! Wooo how close is Christmas now? I bet you are all excited :D Today I am popping in to share my latest DT card for Art by Mi Ran using Bunting Becky. I've used some cinnamon sticks on my card from Live and Love Crafts... oh my gosh these smell amazing!!! Like a little gingerbread cookie hehehe :)

I used my copics on this one today... here are the colours that I used:

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E41, E43, E44, E47, E49
Dress: RV10, R81, R83, R85, R89
Green Accents: YG11, G21, G94, G99
Fur/Grounding: BV20, BV25

In other news, we just launched our next book for Book Club on the Kit and Clowder Facebook Group. We are reading Gone Girl this month. Pop over and take a peek - we do a review at the end of the month asking a few questions and having a chat :) Would love to have you join in!

And one last thing.. if you are looking for a Christmas present idea for yourself.... we now have gift vouchers over on the Kit and Clowder website! :D Why not start or even continue to learn more about colouring this Christmas! :D 

Hope you are all doing well with your Christmas preparations!!! Thanks so much for stopping by!! :D 

Thursday, 18 December 2014


Hi everyone! Still playing with my Spectrum Noir pencils :) Today is a colouring using Hope by The Paper Shelter. I have blended the colouring just by layering the pencils on top of each other and burnishing them. I hope you are all getting excited about colouring with pencils... we will be doing this together in early 2015!!! :D 

The colours that I have used are:

Skin: 002, 004, 007, 008, 089, 100
Hair: 074, 073
Blue Outfit: 001, 064, 069, 074, 071, 073
Purple Outfit: 080, 081, 082
Leaves: 046, 059, 060
Yellow Accents: 015, 018, 089
Dove: 113, 115, 117
Background is watercoloured using Sennelier L'Aquarelle paints

Paper I have used: Canson Drawing 220

I have entered The Paper Shelter challenge with this :D 

Hope you like her and thanks so much for stopping by! xx

Monday, 15 December 2014

Marci with Camera

Hi everyone! I'm having a bit of a play with Spectrum Noir pencils today :) So just thought I would share my colouring of Marci with Camera by La La Land Crafts (from the November Club Kit!) :)

Here are the colours that I used in order from lightest - darkest:)

Skin: 002, 004, 007, 008, 089, 100, 034 (blush)
Hair: 007, 008, 096, 100 
Purple Outfit:065, 066, 068, 078, 079,082
Green Outfit: 043, 045, 057
Black Outfit: 115, 117, 120

Paper: Canson Drawing 220

Shading around was done with 117 and a paper stump. I haven't used gamsol on this piece or a blending pencil... just blended with the pencils themselves :) Hope you have enjoyed my colouring today... and if you want to learn how I've coloured using my pencils then stay tuned... we will of course be colouring in a class coming soon in the new year :D x Here is another practice one for you aswell before I leave using Zorana by Saturated Canary :) 

Thanks for stopping by! :D 

Rocker Chick + KKS Blog Hop!

Hi everyone! I'm here today with my third card for the new Kraftin Kimmie Stamps release and today we are BLOG HOPPING! Make sure you hop around to the whole team (listed at the end of this post for your chance to win!

This image here is Rocker Chick by Annie. I looveeee her guitar. When I was little I started electric guitar! But I didn't get too far with it ;) Here are the copic colours that I used on her:

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair/Guitar: RV55, RV63, RV69
Black Outfit: W3, W5, W7, W9
Yellow Accents: Y15, Y17, E15

Don't forget to hop around to all of the Krafty girls today... if you leave a comment on each blog you could go in with the chance to win some prizes!! Woohooooo!!!! :D