Sunday, 1 March 2015

Classy + TGF Blog Hop

Hi everyone! Today we are showcasing the new release at The Greeting Farm and having a fun blog hop!!!One lucky winner who visits all of the DT’s blogs and leaves a comment will take home the ENTIRE March Release from The Greeting Farm. Here’s our Blog Hop line-up: 


For my card today I have used the new image Classy!! Isn't she a cutie? :) I've used loads of yummy papers and embellishments from Live and Love Crafts and we also have a new challenge over there this month aswell so don't forget to peek :D 

I coloured her up using my Copics... here are the colours that I used:
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E43, E44, E7, E9
Dress: RV91, RV93, RV95, RV99
Purple Accents: BV20, BV23, BV25, BV29

Please stop by all the Designers’ blogs to leave them some love! Then, be sure to come back to The Greeting Farm Blog to let us know you completed the hop! You have until Monday, March 2nd 11:00pm CST to leave your comments. We’ll announce the winner on our Wow’d Me Wednesday post!!
Have an awesome day and a great time hopping!

Friday, 20 February 2015

Cheeky Cherry Pie

Hi everyone! Popping in today to share my Pink project for the new challenge over at The Greeting Farm :D I've used Cheeky Cherry Pie today.. eee I love her! Isn't she a cutie! 

I've used Copic Markers to colour her up and I inked her in London Fog Memento Ink so it is a soft grey. I drew over the eyes with a .3mm Copic Multiliner.

Here are the colours that I used:
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29, E49
Dark Pink: R20, R32, R35, R37
Soft Pink: Blender, R11, R32
Pie: E31, E33, E35, E37
Pie Case and White Accents: C0, C1, C3, C5

I hope you like her! Thanks for stopping by today! ^_^ 

Thursday, 19 February 2015

Moon Flower

Hi everyone! I'm here today to share my design team project for Live and Love Crafts. This week we are showcasing the brand new Pion Designs papers; Paris Flea Market. I love the colours of these! They are so versatile :) I have coloured up an image called Moon Flower by Camilla D'Errico.

I have coloured her up with my Copics. Here are the colours that I used:
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E50. E21, E55, E25
Blue Outfit: BG0000, G00, BG01, T4
Pink Roses: R20, R32, R35, R37
Cats: BV20, BV23, BV25, BV29

If you would like to learn more about colouring please pop over and visit my online classes here! ^_^

**This card is also for sale in the store here!

Hope you have liked my project today! Thanks so much for stopping by :D

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Primrose Elf + Coloured Pencil Class

Hi everyone! Today I am popping in to share my latest design team project for Aurora Wings! The challenge this month has the theme of Lucky Colours... I thought a little cat project would be perfect for this and as Lila is a Lilac Persian I've picked a whole bunch of purple-y colours to match her as my lucky colours :) I've used the new image Primrose Elf. 

I've coloured her up with my Prismacolor Pencils. Here are some of the colours that I used:

Skin: White, Eggshell, Light Peach, Peach, Clay Rose, Burnt Ochre, Sienna Brown, Dark Brown
Hair: Warm Grey 10%, 30%, 50%, 70%, 90%, Black
Cat: Warm Grey 10%, 30%, 50%, 70%
Outfit: Spanish Orange, Pumpkin Orange, Burnt Ochre
Eyes: Powder Blue, Indigo Blue
Lips: White, Blush Pink, Magenta
Flowers: Indanthrone Blue, Lilac, Lavender, Dahlia Purple, Magenta, Mahogany Red
Background is watercoloured and she is fussy cut and pop-dotted on top for depth.
Paper used was Canson Mi Teintes, and Canson Watercolor XL

If you would like to learn more about colouring with your pencils have you peeked at our brand new online Coloured Pencils Class over on the Kit and Clowder class site? Make sure you come and take a peek! :D I would love to see you there!

Thanks so much for stopping by! ^_^

Saturday, 31 January 2015

Australian Craft and Colouring Retreat!!!

Held at Cedar Creek Lodge at Mount Tamborine, Queensland
Join us for an amazing weekend away packed full of crafting, colouring, and fun! A great chance to escape the daily grind to get together with like minded crafters and create some new friends :)

Well worth the trip up to sunny Queensland... we will be crafting in a beautiful space for a destination weekend away. Our class conference room is a separate building in the rainforest facility,boasting an open brick fireplace, private double verandahs, and overlooks Cedar Creek.

Make sure you read through the whole Retreat page to see everything you are getting for this amazing weekend away! I so hope to get to meet you all :)

*USA dates are coming soon. Keep June/July free in your calendars!

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!! :)