Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Dragon on a bit...

Hello lovely people,

Spot the mistake...I'm here with my DT card for our new challenge at Top Tip Tuesday...
Yep, it's now Wednesday - oooooops!

I'll explain why I am so late in a moment but first let me share the Bingo board we are using, so you just have to pick a line and use those 3 elements on your project.

We are sponsored by Kenny K and they are offering a prize of 3 digital images of the winner's choice.

Here's my card using the bottom line (twine/dies/stitching);

There are 2 reasons why I am late with my card and both are basically down to me being an idiot;

1.  I thought that this image would be a fun colouring challenge....the phrase 'biting off more than you can chew' springs to mind!

2.  Despite being responsible for selecting the Bingo board squares, when it came to making my image into a card I just couldn't make a design I liked using 3 in a row off the board!

Well, I got there eventually and the good thing, after all that faffing around, is that I am incredibly proud of my colouring and I LOVE the card, so there was a happy ending!

Card recipe;
DP: A present for you - Maja Design (available from Live and Love Crafts)

Copic colours;
Skin: E000/00/21/11/04 & R20
Hair: E11/15/18
Eyes: B0000/91/93
Lips: R32/35
Helmet / bra / leg & armbands: YR24/E99/E19
Dragon hide: BG93/95/99/W9
Dragon belly: Y21/26 & YR24/27
Claws / horns: YR30/31/W1
Brown bits: E42/43/44/47/49
Red bits: R08/46/59
Grey bits: W0/1/3/5

I hope you will pop over to Top Tip Tuesday and check out the fabulously creative projects from the rest of the team :-)

Thanks for visiting and I really appreciate any comments that you leave,

Challenges I am entering;


  1. And you should love it... It's AWESOME! The colours are gorgeous, your colouring amazing, and I adore the image. Fabulous work hun! x

  2. I was just going to say I bet that took ages to colour! Hehe looks super fab tho!
    Lucy x

  3. Wow - your colouring is awesome on this Kat!
    Helen x

  4. ...and you should be proud of it too Kat, it's awesome!!!
    The shading and depth of colour on the image is amazing. Love the CAS style with the stitching which is all that is needed with this fab image.
    Now you have completed this colouring challenge what will you set your sights on next? :)
    Enjoy your day.

  5. Kat you should be very very proud of your colouring on this card, its awesome . The image is truly magical. Hugs Jennifer xx

  6. All I can say is WOW. Your layout puts this incredibly colored image in the spotlight, right where it belongs. This one is fit for framing! Brenda

  7. And so you should be proud. A fab card, great image and BRILLIANT colouring.
    Lorraine x

  8. Oh WOW Kat, this is absolutely stunning hunnie!

    I so agree with everyone's comments Kat you should be immensely proud of your colour, it's outstanding. Your shading and depth of colour is fab...I want to colour like you when I grow up. Big hugs xx

  9. Omg that's amazing colouring Kat

  10. Your colouring especially on the dragon is amazing, fabulous card

  11. Your coloring is awesome. All I can say is wow...Hugs, joann

  12. Kat, you should be very proud indeed! This is totally expert colour work, fantastic... I love your card design too which is also wonderful but still lets that fabulously coloured image be the star of the show...

  13. Oh! Kat...this is spectacular...brilliant colouring and image..a wonderful card. So you should be proud..I know I would be..

    luv CHRISSYxx

  14. wow...... WOW.......... WOOOOOOOOWWWWW Kat!!!! This really was so worth waiting for!! Your colouring is absolutely STUNNING with such perfect shading and blending!!!!! Well done you!!!

    Big hugs
    Christine x

  15. This is fabulous Kat, such a great image and I have to agree with all your other comment - your colouring is totally stunning!
    hugs Sue xx

  16. Hi Kat
    Fabulous card... Stunning image... Beautifully coloured...
    Hugs Sylvie xxx

  17. It's absolutely stunning Kat. That image looks a real challenge, but you've nailed it, as usual. Amazing.

  18. Absolutely stunning colouring...looks like a printed image! well done clever you!

  19. Wow Kat, that colouring is breathtaking hunny! What a fantastic stamp and your CAS card design really sets it up beautifully. Love it! Hugs, Wends x


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