Saturday 2 April 2011

Bright Colours

Zoe challenge this week is to colour in bright colours and of course all the girls rose to this challenge so when checking out the challenge site don't forget your sunglasses!

I had a bit of a disaster when preparing my card and just to share with you what a plum I am this is what i did
Yep spent ages colouring Edwin and Tilda then wanted to print the Kissing Booth onto the same paper (which by the way is sooooooo the best paper I have ever tried for markers its from Zoe's shop and you can get it Here and yes she does ship to the UK) and the printed right over the top LOL.

No time to start again so instead am sharing this card with you this young chappie is Racing Rik and is from the Kiddo's Collection

Coloured with Copics using the Feather Blend Technique on his hair which I love. The brick wall is a Sizzix Tim Holtz folder which I coloured with Vintage Photo and Aged Mahogany distress inks. As it is for a boy I kept the card really simple (and I only had half hour to put this together) and just added a bit of hessian, twine and brads.
A bit of a close up for you, just shows I am quite happy with the colouring of this one lol.

Heres the inside where I continued with the brads and hessian theme and of course Rik's car.

Side view
Well I hope this  inspires you to join in with our challenge this week. Dont forget to check out what my teamies have done at the  Make It Colourful Challenge

oooh almost forgot to say that we are sponsored this week by  Whimsy Stamps

Copic Creations Favourite Techniques
Creative Card Crew For a Child
Totally Papercrafts One for the Boys
aifactoryBright as Day
Aud SentimentsCard for a Child


  1. That brick background is uber cool. I think I need it! And your colouring just keeps getting better and better and better!!

  2. Great card! I'm sorry about your card mishap.


  3. Awesome job,wonderful inspiration for male cards!

    Thanks for joining us at Digi's With Attitude! for our Anything Goes Challenge! Hope to see you again next challenge. Good luck!

    Digi's With Attitude! Design Team

  4. LOL! This image cracks me up! Love what you did with him. Your coloring is awesome =)
    Thanks for playing along in the Digi's With Attitude! Challenge this week.


  5. What a gorgeous card Beccy.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  6. What a fun card, it really made me giggle!! Thanks for joining us at Digi's With Attitude! this week and good luck
    Claire xx

  7. What a great boy card! I love the colours. Thanks for joining us a AiFactory!

    JanR - AiF dt

  8. You are a brave one showing us your boo-boo, we all do them and I'm sure we all can sympathize with you. Your new card is wonderful - just perfect for a child. I'm so glad you were able to join us for our For a Child challenge at Aud Sentiments.

  9. What a bugger, I bet you were gutted when you realised you had printed over your coloured image! Great save with the card you made though. That brick wall is fab. I'm not normally into TH but might have to splash out on that one.

    Many thanks for joining in with our Bright As Day challenge at AI Factory.

    Mandy (DT member for AI Factory Challenge)

  10. What fun cards! Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

  11. Beccy, you've made your Racing Rik images look awesome on your card. Love that brick wall too - it's perfect for this scene. So glad to see your entry at Copic Creations. ~ Rose

  12. I just love that Racing Rik and great feather blending of his hair. Your TH brick wall is a perfect background for Rik.

    So glad you could join us at Copic Creations,
    Heather xx

  13. Love this image - Perfect colouring in gonna check it out as not seen it before - sorry about the error in yr printing - nightmare!.
    Thanks for joining in at TPC this week - Good Luck
    Sarah x

  14. Very cool!! and perfect for our challenge at the Creative Card Crew.
    Caroline DT x

  15. This is a great easel card and I love how you divided up the image on the top and bottom! Great background too with the brick - a perfect addition that pulls it all together. Too bad about the other image... I hate it when that happens. ;D


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