Colouring

Colouring with Copic alcohol markers

Holy Macaroni! Pasta Scene Colouring with Heffy Doodle

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Colouring 18 January, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog today with another card in my Scene Colouring series. My birthday card today features the cute and punny Pasta La Vista stamp set and focuses on masking with Heffy Tape to create the scene. I started out by creating a mask so I could stamp out the pasta within the bowl. I used…

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Birthday Cupcake

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Colouring 15 January, 2021 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with something a little more cheerful on this cold (and possibly snowy!) morning. My birthday card today features the Colorado Craft Company Big and Bold Sweet Friend Cupcake stamp set with a sentiment from the MFT Bitty Birthday Wishes set. This was a relatively quick card to create, thanks to the…

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Scene Colouring: Jungle Animals

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards, Colouring 4 January, 2021 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Now that Christmas is behind us, I wanted to make a start on this year’s birthday card stash. I wanted bright, colourful and full of happy animals! The person I intend to send this card to is a Jungle Book lover, so I selected some of the characters to feature in the scene. I had to get a little creative…

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Scene Colouring: Playful Penguins

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards, Colouring 21 December, 2020 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Not many sleeps ’til Santa now! I have another festive card for you today and the last in my Scene Colouring series on the Heffy Doodle blog. This time, I coloured up some playful penguins in a snowy scene. One was halfway through building a snowman until he saw a friend who couldn’t reach the post box. What could he…

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25 Days of Christmas Tags 2020: Heffy Doodle

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards, Colouring 24 November, 2020 Tags: , , , , , , 26 Comments

I’m joining in the blog hop day with the rest of the Heffy Doodle team! Come and hop along for some inspiration and prizes! Start over at the 25 Days of Christmas Tags blog. I made some matching tags for my featured Christmas Cards this year using the tag from the Mini Essentials Die set along with a bunch of…

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Christmas Scene Colouring

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards, Colouring 16 November, 2020 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

It’s rapidly approaching that time of year when I start to get a bit anxious over having enough Christmas cards to send out come December. Every year I say I will start early and make at least one a month all year round, but I never manage to achieve that aim! This is my fifth card of the year and…

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Big and Bold Peacocks

Cardmaking, Colouring, General Cards 30 October, 2020 Tags: , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back today with some more inspiration for the Seven Hills Crafts Colorado Craft Company celebration week. Today I am featuring the Big and Bold Hope Sings Peacock stamp set – these stamps are so perfect for both practicing colouring and creating a card panel with just the one image. I used some inspiration pictures of real peacocks in…

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Here Be Dragons

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Colouring, Scene Cards 16 October, 2020 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello! I’m back with my bi-weekly post over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog and today I have another Copic scene for you. Just before I start full-tilt on the festive cards, I bring you dragons, with a twinsie to my last card and a totally different background! Featuring the MFT Magical Friends stamp set, it’s amazing what different scenes…

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Love You Veggie Much

Cardmaking, Colouring, Congratulations Cards 5 October, 2020 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog today with a brand new theme to my blog posts – Scene Colouring. In this series, I’ll explore some of the techniques I use to create scenes with my alcohol markers. Today’s card features the Veggie Patch stamp set, along with a sentiment from the Sentiment Duos, to create this punny anniversary scene….

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Sunset Dragon Scene

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Colouring 2 October, 2020 Tags: , , No Comments

I’m back today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with another Copic-coloured scene card. Some of you may already have seen the sneak peak as I entered this in the MFT Superstar challenge. I have had the MFT Magical Friends stamp set for a while and really wanted to create a sunset flying scene. Think warm, firey colours and dramatic…

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Creating A Scene with Stamps

Cardmaking, Colouring, Scene Cards 7 September, 2020 Tags: , , , 1 Comment

I’m back today on the Heffy Doodle blog with a very different card for my usual style. I had to create an adult masculine birthday card – probably one of the most difficult themes for me – so I decided to push myself with a one layer scene, some no-line colouring and a lot of making it up as I…

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Camping Critters (Avery Elle, Mama Elephant) Handmade Card

Camping Critters

Cardmaking, Colouring, General Cards 21 August, 2020 Tags: , , , 1 Comment

Hello, I’m back today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with this summary camping critters scene, featuring the Avery Elle Camping Critters and Mama Elephant Scene Builder Stamp. I started out by stamping the scene elements using Lawn Fawn Jet Black Ink on some blending cardstock, starting with those in front (i.e. the fire) and ending with those in the…

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