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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #28

What: Day twenty-eight of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. Today I revisited Gerda Steiner's sheep and bunny digi stamp. This time I used Copics to create an Easter card for my mum. Supplies: stamps: Lawn Fawn - happy easter digital stamps: Gerda Steiner - sheep and bunny dies: Lawn Fawn - small stitched… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #28

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #27

What: Day twenty-seven of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I finally gave in and bought the cute zodiac set from Mama Elephant and it arrived this morning. I stamped them all, but was only going to colour a couple of them, well that was the plan. But then you do the face on… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #27

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #26

What: Day twenty-six of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. Another Easter card — luckily I don't need to send many, there's not much time left to get them finished. Inspired by: Kristina Werner's masked flower wreath. Supplies: stamps: Hero arts - flower garden Lawn Fawn - happy easter colour: Avery Elle - pigment… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #26

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #25

What: Day twenty-five of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. A quick one today as it's my birthday and I plan on doing as little as possible. Inspired by: I saw something similar go past in my feeds the other day, though they die-cut masking paper over the card and coloured over that whereas… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #25

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #24

What: Day twenty-four of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I found a pack of cheap Tesco coloured pencils in my stash (no idea where they came from - and don't say "Tesco") and thought I'd see how well they would work. It was a bit hard work to get a solid layer of… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #24

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #23

What: Day twenty-three of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I wanted to have a go at a Copic piece with a simple background — it's not something I've tried before and a lot more practise will be needed before I'm the slightest bit comfortable doing it. Inspired by: The attempt at a background was… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #23

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #22

What: Day twenty-two of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. While collating ideas for new challenge entries, I saw a couple of Copic-on-vellum creations pass by in my Instagram feed; it's something I've been meaning to try and so that's what I sat down to do this morning. Lesson learned: Overly juicy Copic markers… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #22

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #21

What: Day twenty-one of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I wasn't quite sure where I was going to go with this one, I just knew I had to use the gorgeous Avery Elle furry friends and had a vague idea of using a mask for the background. Much pondering and I ended up… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #21

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #20

What: Day twenty of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I don't usually send Easter cards, but any excuse for making cards 🙂 The background is blended Distress inks, the rest of the colouring is painted Distress inks, and the very restrained embellishment is white gel pen. Inspired by: Julia Altermann at Just One… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #20

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #19

What: Day nineteen of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I appear to be going through a phase of things not working out as planned. On the plus side, this does mean I'm getting better at coming up with fixes. How: The plan was to heat emboss the stamp in gold and do a… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #19

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #18

What: Day eighteen of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I started off with the intention of doing a simple panel with the flower, a couple of leaves and a sentiment. How: I got out the Gelatos that have been sitting on the shelf unused and, well, these are going to take some practise...… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #18

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #17

What: Day seventeen of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. Doodles! Colour! I really enjoyed doing this and was so pleased with the result that I just had to turn it into a card. Inspired by: In the style of Kathy Racoosin's day 15 doodled challenge card. Supplies: stamps: Clearly Besotted - sentimental type… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #17

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #16

What: Day sixteen of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. This digi stamp is just so cute and it gave me the opportunity to play around with my little tin of supracolor pencils (need more colours!). Lessons Learned: DON'T USE DOVE BLENDER PEN ON INKJET PRINTED IMAGES - or at least be extremely careful.… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #16

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The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #15

What: Day fifteen of The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge. I thought I'd take a day off from experimenting and get my Copics out and colour this cute mouse digi stamp from Meljen's Designs. Supplies: digital stamps: Meljen's Designs - little puzzle mouse Copic markers: pink bits - R01, R21 grey bits - W00,… Continue reading The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge #15