Wednesday, April 29, 2015

A double shot for Colour Me...!

It's one of those fun weeks at Colour Me...! where you get to choose what colour combination you'd like to work with, and play along with either 'Team Hayley' or 'Team Tara'.


I finally got a new printer that seems to like me. So far, we're off to a very, very good start. I think I see a 5th date on the horizon. What this means, is now I can print off all the digital stamps I want and just do nothing but colour all the time (without the horrid Copic-killing streaks I was getting with my old setup).

Hello beautiful world!

So here we have Bathing Beauty in all her beach-ey goodness. Oh, I can't wait for summer :)

I didn't have the right Copics for this colour challenge at all, so it took a bit of fussing to combine colours to get the right shades I needed. If you're curious about the weird combinations in the supply list below, that's why!

Check out the challenge this week:


And because I clearly have some difficulties following instructions, here is the original card I made for this challenge... haha. Oops, wrong team!! Thought I'd share regardless, as the combos are so different, but both so fun!


Please stop by the blog and check out the wonderful projects from the Design Team, and share your project with us!

Thanks for stopping by today!

-Tara
xox

Supplies - Bathing Beauty
Stamp: "Bathing Beauty" digi (Tiddly Inks), "Loads of Love" (My Favorite Things)
Ink: Hello Honey (Stampin' Up!)
Paper: Solar White (Neenah), Cajun Craze CS (Stampin' Up!), So Saffron CS (Stampin' Up!), "Eastern Elegance - Pure" DSP (Kaiser Crafts)
Tools: Clouds embossing folder (Darice)
Embellishments: Cajun Crazy Candy Dots (Stampin' Up!)
Copics:
  - Skin: E000, E02, E04, E11
  - Hair: E13, E19, E37, E79
  - Dress/Hat: Y11, Y23, Y15, E31, E33
  - Buoy/Life Preserver: YR02, E07, R17

Supplies - Kind Bird
Stamp: "A Happy Thing" (Stampin' Up!), "The Fox" (Santoro), "Kinda Eclectic" (Stampin' Up!)
Ink: Stazon, Baked Brown Sugar (Stampin' Up!), Cherry Cobbler (Stampin' Up!), Rose Red (Stampin' Up!), Coastal Cabana (Stampin' Up!), Gathered Twigs Distress Ink (Ranger)
Paper: Baked Brown Sugar CS (Stampin' Up!), Coastal Cabana CS (Stampin' up!), Watercolor Paper
Tools: Sponge Dauber, Aqua Painter (Stampin' Up!

5 comments:

  1. both of your cards are just so pretty

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  2. Man, you are a coloring expert! You're swimming girl rocks!!!! You're bird card is AWESOME too! I love all the soft stamping you did as a frame around the bird.

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  3. So much fun on the first one and the second is g-g-g-gorgeous!

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  4. Goodness, Tara! Two amazing creations! Love your digi image and your coloring is a-mazing! The second card is just too beautiful for words!

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  5. Well Mrs. B, both of these cards sure ROCK :) Your colouring is unbelievable! I am still just straight colouring lol I need to learn the ways of blending from you dear friend!

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Thank you for your comments and encouragements! They mean the world to me!

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