Saturday, 30 January 2016

Wk 12 - L= Love/Romance Craft Colouring challenge with Lyra Rembrandt Polycolour pencils & Molly Harrison Art

Welcome back to a new challenge today!
Can't believe we're virtually in February already - and that means the token lovey dovey challenges are up so our challenge this week is
L = Love/Romance
You can enter the challenge with ANY project you like as long as you coloured it with ANY medium  (pencils, markers, inks, paints, whatever you like). Remember you can only enter twice!

This week we are very very happy indeed to be kindly sponsored by the amazing
Molly is a world reknowned artist and her work is just amazing so make sure you head over to her 
Store and pick yourselves out some amazing art to colour up - you will be spoiled for choice. Molly doesn't often sponsor so we are very very excited to be able to use her images this week and they are devine! She also has a great selection of Adult Colouring Books and Colouring Page downloads so make sure you fill your boots while you're there....

Prize 1: Molly has very kindly donated a set of digi images to our winner for this challenge which will be chosen by - yes, you can win this set of stunning images:

Prize 2 Lyra Rembrandt Polycolour pencils  - to win this you need to be in the UK so please add UK next to your name in your entry - if you're in the UK and don't add it after your name we won't count you in the draw and you could miss out.  Again we will choose a winner via

So let's see what the team have made....

Jane – Yes I love colours and hopefully I have used the colours of love in my project this week! J This simply stunning image is called PINK FLOWER FAIRY and the colouring of her was a real labour of…well…love!
Colours used: Skin: 89, 30, 31, 32
                        Dark Pinks: 33, 93, 94 - Lighter Pinks: 27, 28, 29
                        Yellows: 83, 6, 5, 2 – Green: 74 – Tree Trunk: 76, 80, 82
                        Shading: 96, 97 - White

Scatty Jan Loving my image this week using the lovely  Fairy from the printable flower Faires, How lovely is she, I adore the flowers

Colours used
32, 30, 76,89
67, 68, 70, 71
99, 97, 197, 195
94, 91, 92, 90, 26

Cara I had another stunning image to work with this week, this is Enchanted Garden, I went for traditional colours of love, I printed the image rather tiny too so my pencils had to be sharper than sharp for this project!

Colours used:
Skin: 30,31,32
Red: 75,92,24
Hair: 80,82
Butterflies and wings: 24,29,30
Background: 53,54

Lou: I decided to layer my image up, Bufferfly Flower Fairy, to create a faux stamping technique. The top two layers have been coloured with my pencils, but the last layer with pan pastels.

Colours used: Skin - light flesh and medium flesh
Wings: light flesh (with glitter highlights)
Dress: red violet and magenta
Tights: dark carmine and scarlet lake
Flowers and butterflies: red violet and magenta
Greenery: sap green and apple green


Wow!! Stunning colouring from the team for such stunning images! 

So, onto our winners from Week 1 - January Colours.....
Design Team's Top 3 favourites are:
19 AJ
7 Sheila
16 Jacki D
We were very kindly joined by one of our favourite sponsors 

Prize 1: You can win a $6 voucher for digital stamps from Little Miss Muffet  -  winner via Miss Muffet Stamps will award one $6.00 Gift Certificate towards anything in the LMMS Store, including Digital Stamps, Rubber Stamps and/or Metal Dies. 

Winner chosen by is No 18 Teresa - well done! Please email us here to claim your prize quoting code PCW3001 in your email

Prize 2: We also have some Lyra Rembrandt Polycolour pencils to give away - to win this you need to be in the UK so please add UK next to your name in your entry - if you're in the UK and don't add it after your name we won't count you in the draw and you could miss out, winner via

UNFORTUNATELY no-one added UK next to their name for this prize so we have been unable to fulfil this one - please ensure you add UK next time if you want to win this great prize, it is a condition of this prize as we are unable to send outside of the UK : C
Remember you have until 13th Feb to enter - we look forward to seeing your entries! 
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  3. First of all... great challenge!!!!! amazing DT inspiration! Also, could you please disregard entry number 8? I forgot to enter UK after my name so entered again with same card. I can not find a removal tool for entry number 8. Thanks !!!!!
    Mirella DK

  4. Hi ya have entered this challenge but not sure I have done it correctly as I have not used blogger before and was not sure what URL was?? sorrz am a technophob xx

  5. Such gorgeous design team inspiration! Love!

  6. Have entered another doodle but wondered whether you prefer these made up as cards rather than just drawings?

  7. Not sure if this is just my computer but the pictures seemed to have changed about as my two pictures are 14 and 25 but they have someone else name against them ??