Sunday, 14 October 2012

Playing with my pens...

  Hi Everyone from a Very Wet East Coast of Scotland. Boy has the rain been heavy again. Perfect for some crafting though as you cant get out!!! 
I have been playing with my Spectrum Noirs. Did  you know they have a blog with loads of Tutorials from the Very Talented DT. I have combined 2 here for my card.  
Taylor has been using  Core Colours so just using the Pens in each Family Colour pack. I have used the Yellows for this one.
Linda had been colouring on Pearl cardstock. She was using the White Snow Centura Pearl Card. Now I hadnt thought of using it for colouring, I usually use it for making wee boxes so had a go, It looks lovely as the sparkle has come through the pen colour. Not sure if you can see it too well in the picture I have taken.
Card Recipe
6 x 6 CArd
Centura Pearl Snow White Card Stock
Bugaboo Flower Image
Coloured with Specrtum Noirs.
Colours Used Are CT1,CT2, CT3, CT4, GB5 and OR1
Challenges I would like to enter my card into are
Craftymess Challenge - Anything Goes
Just Add Ink - Use Something New (My Digi Image)
CRAFT Challenge - Monochrome
My Heart Pieces - Monochrome.
Addicted To Stamps -  Clean and Simple

Im off now to continue my big tidy up of craft things. I have 27 stamps on Ebay already. My User Name is thenextcompanion if you want to pop over and grab a bargain!!
You cant just be sorting out all the time though!!! Get Crafty Withdrawal Symptoms!!
My Stick Family from WiddlyTinks.com

19 comments:

  1. Hazel thanks for stopping by my Pink for October addition to The Bewitching Home.
    I admire your talent.
    Wishing you wonderous Samhain Blessings from the desert SW in the US....or as my grands refer to it Casa de Cuckoo, Oma Linda

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  2. This is fab Hazel.. love the CAS design.. the pearlised card looks gorgeous and love the drawn border around the edges! :-))
    I really need to make some cards like this... they can be used for all sorts of occasions - great if you need one quickly!
    Hope you have a nice evening!
    Big Hugs
    Sue xx

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  3. ooh it looks fab on the pearl card
    Lisa x

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  4. You have done a fab job with these pens hun. Hugs, Claire x

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  5. Hi Hazel, Fabulous card and l really like your colouring so beautifully done x

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  6. Perfectly CAS! I love it!! Thanks so much for playing along at ATS&M! xx

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  7. A fabulous CAS card, perfect for our challenge. Your colouring is wonderful. Thanks for being with us at Addicted to Stamps and More. Caz

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  8. What a perfect CAS card for our challenge over at ATS&M! Love the simplicity and the colouring is gorgeous.

    Karen x

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  9. What a fun way to play with your pens Hazel, really love the outcome. Your handdrawn border is remarkably pretty, too and I love the shimmery look of your card! Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog, take care, Ira x
    irascreacorner.blogspot.nl

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  10. Hi Hazel. Perfect cas card. Beautifully made. Love how you have framed your card. Simple but so effective. Fab photo. Hope the weather improves for you.
    Regards Florence x

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  11. Sorry I have done it again. I pressed publish comment before I had finished! Brain is not in gear this morning!! Thank you for playing along with the ATS&M challenge.
    Florence x

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  12. What a sunny card to brighten up your dreary weather!

    Wonderful colouring and love the CAS layout.

    Trish
    JAI Design Team

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  13. So very lovely in yellow!! Great card for our CAS Challenge at Addicted to Stamps and More! Thanks so much for joining us this week.

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  14. Lovely colouring on this sweet little card, Hazel. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week!

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  15. Fabulous...love the colour of the image against the pearl background...very eye catching.

    Thank you for joining us at Craftymess.

    Sandie :)

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  16. Super clean and simple design. Very elegant.
    Thank you for taking part in the Craftymess 'Anything Goes' with us.

    Ax

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  17. WOW love that effect with the sparkle! Will have to give that a try x

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  18. Great CAS card!!! Thanks for participating in our MY HEART PIECES challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~

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  19. This is such a sweet CAS Card, and the colors and image are so cheerful. Thanks so much for joining us at My Heart Pieces this past fortnight and good luck!
    Danie xx

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Love and Sparkles Hazelxox