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Friday, 7 November 2014

Leaves or leaving for the Outlawz Challenge. My first project using the new Spectrum Noir AquaTint Inks.

Hello to everyone,   I would like to share my first project using the new Spectrum Noir AquaTint Inks.  Loads of fun was had by me, painting with these fabulous inks and trying out new techniques.   I am sharing the image, 'Christmas Visitor' from Sheena Douglass, for this week Outlawz Challenge. The theme of the Challenge is:  Leaves (can be leaves of tree or "leaving") and I have featured leaves from the Holly Tree.



November's sponsor for the Outlawz Friday's Coloring Challenges is: 
The East Wind, prize is 3 digis



The team have provided some fabulous inspiration for the color challenge. 
To join us you can use alcohol markers, other markers, coloured pencils, or any other colouring medium on your creation. 
The only requirement is that you colour an open line image. 



List of materials used to make this card:
Sheena Douglass - Christmas Visitor Stamp. 
Aquatints Inks used from the followinge sets: Pretty Pastels, Landscape, Essentials, Perfectly Primary and Beautifully Grunge
Centura Pearl Card
Create a card Die
Gold mirror card
Stampendous Frantage
Ribbon from my stash.



I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:


Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and look at my card.

Sending hugs to all from,



X

34 comments:

Jane Savage said...

I love the depth of colour you’ve achieved on that wonderful image, Laine and your sky is amazing! The holly is a gorgeous finishing touch!
Have a lovely weekend! xx

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the fab image.xxx

Tracy said...

Laine this looks amazing, brilliant card, im not a fan of mirri card, but on this it works perfectly sending hugs xxx

coldwaters2 said...

Beautiful card Laine the vibrant colours of that image looks amazing, superb design.
hugs
lorraine x

aussie aNNie said...

Brilliant card, loving the image used and the whole design.xx
aNNie The Journey is the Start

Veerle said...

Never heard of or seen these inks Laine but it sure does look fabulous. Hugs Veerle x

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Laine, such a beautiful image and stunning colouring.
Sue xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is gorgeous and great colouring and layout Laine
Gr Karin

Teighan Barton said...

Hello Laine, Love this card and the little Robin. Great dies, love the holly.

Teighan

Penny said...

Laine, this is such a gorgeous holiday card! Love the sweet image, and the fab painting you did with your new medium! The leaves are beautiful against the fab embossed bg! Love the design, gold card and beautiful bow, too! :^)
Hugs, Penny

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so fantastic Laine. I love that layout and your colouring is fantastic.
Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Bananastamper said...

Beautiful! Love that adorable image.

Jennifer Grace said...

That robin is beautiful, so evocative of the season. I love how you arranged the holly leaves too. x

Gina Knott said...

Wow Laine, the robin really pops! Stunning colouring and a wonderful design.
Hugs
Gina x

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Laine your card is gorgeous I do like robins on Christmas cards and this one is fantastic. Hugs Jackie

Lea Brawn said...

Wow Laine this is fabulous. Stunning design x

Debbie Fisher said...

Wow Laine you`ve done an amazing job with the aquatints, the image looks beautiful xxx

Sandie Gough said...

oh wow, I adore this Laine, the image is stunnning xx
hugs
sandie xx

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

What a beautiful bird, love the gold paper in the background too! Cheers, Holley

Cumbrianlass said...

Hi Laine, this is an absolutely fabulous card, the colours of the Robin and background are so vivid just gorgeous
Janet xxx

fabiola jaques said...

quel adorable rouge gorge Laine, très joli création, merci de jouer avec nous chez CSAYL, biz

La Papera Gialla said...

This is a great card!
Thanks for entering our C.R.A.F.T. Challenge this week!
Monica - DT

Jennifer Bradley said...

Fabulous card love the Image and colouring. Hugs Jennifer xx

lauren bergold said...

what a beautiful card, every detail is perfection! so happy you could join our fun in "the great outdoors" at JINGLE BELLES! <3

Dawn @ LilyPinkScraps said...

Wow, this looks like a miniature work of art!! Great job with those ink/tints - must check them out :)
Fab holiday card all round!

Pia S said...

The colors of the image are really eye catching, and the white embossed panel makes them pop even more! Gorgeous!

SmilynStef said...

Wow ... those inks are super-vibrant ... they really bring your image to life. Thanks so much for joining us in The Great Out Doors at Jingle Belles.

JayBe said...

What a great design, Laine - love the vibrant colour on the robin. Thanx for playing along at the Alphabet Challenge.
Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

Kelly Lloyd said...

Pretty card, I love robins
Thanks for joining in at crafty ribbons
Hugs Kelly

Rita Edwards - Edwards Design said...

What a lovely card you've created, Laine! And it's perfect for our Hand Colored Challenge! Thank you for joining us at Milk N Coffee, hugs, Rita DT

carol said...

lovely pretty card, love the design, thanks for playing along with us at CRAFTY CATZ this week, x carol

PaperDaisies said...

Such a stunning card. Awesome colouring. Thank you for sharing your talents with us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

Cindy said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us this week at Crafty Catz. Cindy-DT

Cazro said...

Your easel card with the robin is stunning. Gorgeous colouring. Thanks for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenges. Caz

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