Monday, 7 March 2016


Phew, did you ever start an image and almost abandon it halfway?

That's what happened to me yesterday when I began to colour my image for this weeks Polkadoodles Inky Pinkies DT project.

I was actually after an image that I could knock out pretty quickly as I am a bit behind, boy did I pick the wrong one, I stopped several times, but time was short so I muddled on and it has actually turned out better than I thought - That's not to say I am happy with it, so here goes.......

Image is Rapunzel and colored with Copics.

I started with the brickwork, which was mean't to be a soft grey, but hey, I got a bit carried away with my W9, next i did the skin and my E4 went a bit wild and wobbly (not my hands - lol), but I persevered

Then the hair disaster happened, I just could not get my strokes fine enough, so I decided to add some gold gel pen, kinda works!

As a complete project, It is better than I thought it would be halfway through, but not what I had in my head.
I finished by layering onto some brick embossed white card, which I dusted a little distress ink over and also stippled some blue distress ink around the finished image.

Lastly I added some Ivy die cuts, to tie it all together.

Thanks for stopping by :)

Challenges I would like to enter:-

Dragonfly Dreams - Use a Diecut
Pile it on - Green and 2 other colours (Grey & Yellow)
Allsorts - Feminine
Cards 4 Galz - Woman or Women
Starstampz - Embossing


  1. Stunning… :) Thank you for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams it is very much appreciated. Hugs, Traci xx

  2. Beautiful. Thanks for linking up at Cardz 4 Galz!
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  3. It's totally gorgeous Julie!
    Thank you so much for sharing at Allsorts "International Women's Day.
    Have a happy day;-))m

  4. This is gorgeous, Thank you for playing along with us at Allsorts this week, Good Luck
    Kevin xx

  5. Beautiful card and what a gorgeous image.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'International Women's Day' challenge and good luck x Susan x

  6. wonderful image. And thank you for entering our challenge at Allsorts this week!

  7. Great card and your colouring is just amazing!

    Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz.

    Helen x

  8. Very pretty card! Thank you for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams. Cindy (DT)


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Jules :)