Friday, 13 April 2018

Colour Crazy Challenge – Anything Goes With MoonFlower Digi Stamps!

Hello! How’s things?

It’s time for a new challenge over on THE COLOUR CRAZY CHALLENGE BLOG and our weekly theme is always ‘Anything Goes’! There is a wonderful prize on offer for our lucky winner so check out THE BLOG  for details.  But don’t forget we do require you to include SOME COLOURING (any medium you like) on your entry…that is what we’re all about after all!

This week we are sponsored by the fabulous

Now I do have a soft spot for mermaids and GIGI LITTLE MERMAID is just gorgeous!  Look at those eyes!
I decided to colour her with pencils using the ‘spotlight technique’ and I placed her on a background I created using alcohol inks.

Colouring: Faber Castell Polychromos – Skin: Walnut Brown, Bistre, Cinnamon, Light Flesh & Dark Flesh – Blue: Helio Turquoise, Cobalt Turquoise, Light Cobalt Turquoise
Lyra Rembrandt Polycolour Pencils – Black/Grey: 99, 97, 96, 95 – Pink: 33, 27, 28
Sentiment: ULA’S LIFE digitally matted onto a shell digi from WINNIE STARFISH & SANDCASTLES
Background: Alcohol Inks on Shiny Card
Dies: POLKADOODLES ‘CHERRY BLOSSOM’ & ‘SUPERSPRIGS’ - Hunkydory ‘Framed with Love’
Others: Clear Dewdrops

So visit THE BLOG and join in with our fab colouring challenge, and as it is Anything Goes you have no excuse!!!  And if you love colouring why not share your makes with us in our FB GROUP! We would love to see you.

Thanks so much for looking and for your kind comments and have a wonderful weekend!

See ya!
Jane xxx

I would like to enter the following challenges:
CRAFTING FROM THE HEART – Challenge #201: Anything Goes
ALWAYS FUN CHALLENGES – Challenge #53: Anything Goes
ARTISTIC INSPIRATIONS – Challenge #197: Anything Goes
THROUGH THE CRAFTROOM DOOR – Anything Goes Challenge: Apr 10-16
CRAFTY CARDMAKERS – Challenge #209: Water
{PIN}SPIRATIONAL – Anniversary Challenge #213: Anything Goes
LEMON SHORTBREAD – Challenge #65: Anything Goes
CREATIVE MOMENTS – Challenge #140: Anything Goes
LITTLE MISS MUFFET – Challenge #186: Anything Goes
CRAFTY CREATIONS – Challenge #364: Anything Goes
THAT’S CRAFTY – Going Round in Circles Challenge
AS YOU LIKE IT – Favourite Colouring Medium (pencils as I find them easier for small details)


  1. Such clever use of this technique Jane! Its always a delight to visit and view your stunning card constructions.

  2. Love this technique, should use it more often and your card is beautiful...
    Not had any news yet!!
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  3. What a fab design Jane and those spots of colour are perfect. Love the black contrast too. Hope you are ok xx

  4. A beautiful card Jane, a fabulous underwater scene.
    I have candy on my blog if you would like to take a look.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

  5. Fun Moonflower card! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Always Fun Challenges. Hugs Jackie DT xx

  6. I LOVE your spotlight, such a great result. Thank you so much for joining us in our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.

    Faith TTCRD DT
    Daffodil Cards {My Blog}

    Through The Craft Room Door

  7. lovely card Jane ~ Thank you for joining in the Little Miss Muffet Challenge - hope to see you again soon

  8. What an amazing card your Mermaid is beautiful. What a fabulous technique, really makes her gorgeous face stand out. Thank you for sharing with us over at That's Crafty & Good Luck in the Going Round In Circles Blog Challenge.
    Tracey DT

  9. So cute!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers!

  10. Pretty!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  11. Great technique and an unusual card. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers...


  12. Such a sweet card. Lovely image, perfect for our theme over at Crafty Cardmakers. Thanks for joining in and good luck with the challenge, Angela xXx


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