Monday, 9 November 2015

Pearls a Penguin.

Please say hello to the fabulous Miss Pearl the Penguin
 I was lucky enough to have won this sweet image, earlier in the year, from Patties Creations and have really enjoyed colouring her.

List of materials used to make this card:
Cute image as linked above.
Spectrum Noir markers used:
IG2, IG4, IG6, IG8, True Black, CR5, CR8, DR5, BT2, BT4, BT5, LY1, LY2, LY3, GB3, GB4.
Feather definition and detail was created by the 'flicking technique'. 
Spectrum Noir Sparkle pen - Crystal Clear for penguin.

'Sky' detail created using Spectrum Noir Sparkle pen - Starry Sky -  applied to watercolour card. 'Moon' had been masked with Pebeo Drawing Gum and pen applied with painbrush to moistened card and painted over.  Gesso applied with toothbrush to create 'snowfall'.

Watercolour card and Neenah Classic Crest
White card from my stash for mounts and die cut detail.
Crafters Companion Diesire 'Create-a-Card' Metal Die - Beatrice
Crafters Companion Nordic Christmas Papercrafting Collection CD-ROM
Crafters Companion Bebunni Christmas 6x6 Paper Pad
Stamp - Paperartsy. Egg and Nog 2, plus Moonstone and Aquamarine Spectrum Noir Sparkle pens to create poinsettia flower.
Snowtex and Glamour Dust detail for snow.
Pearls, pearl string, sequins and small silver string from my stash.


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Doreen said...

Love the fab image and details,just

Veerle said...

Gorgeous card Laine, cute penguin.
Hugs x

aussie aNNie said...

What a glam penguin Laine, looking adorable and coloured beautifully.xx
 { aNNie}

Unknown said...

Gorgeous card Laine. Love the way you've used a Sparkle marker for the background.

Kathy said...

Such a cutie! Love that die-cut border!


Gorgeous card Laine love the penguin beautifully coloured and wonderful colour's you have used
Dianne xx :)

KarinsArtScrap said...

cute and gorgeous card Laine
Gr Karin

Gram's Treasures said...

What a snazzy penguin, and all ready for winter. Lovely card Laine.
Joyce xx

Linda Simpson said...

I adore this cute penguin, fabulously coloured and a great card.
Linda xxx

KraftyKoolKat said...

Such fantastic colouring on this gorgeous cute card.

Unknown said...

Gorgeous colouring Laine, such a lovely image and the card design is wonderful. Hugs Jennifer xx

Gina's Cards said...

Pearl is a real sweetie and coloured to perfection! Lovely design and I adore the sequins.
Gina xx

Brawny x said...

Aw just fabulous Laine. A gorgeous card x

Tracey said...

Wonderful card Laine & your colouring is amazing :o)

Chris said...

Super adorable, love the image and fab colouring. Chris xx

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Laine your colouring of that super cute, adorable Penguin is superb I have never seen such awesome texture before, the card design is ACE.
lorraine x

Jackie T said...

Hi Laine this is a stunning card. I love the cute penguin. Hugs Jackie

Jan Ltc said...

This is gorgeous xx Jan

Andree said...

A lovely card Laine and an adorable penguin. The details are wonderful xx

Shirley-Anne said...

AWESOME and inspirational . Love the image and colouring and all the embellishing . Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges

Jane Savage said...

Another amazing design, Laine! Your colouring is awe-inspiring and I love the feather texture you’ve achieved on ‘Pearl’! xxx

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Just gorgeous Laine, I esp love the snow at his feet. Lovely.

Pia S said...

Super coloring of the penguin and really nice snow effect. A well designed and sweet card!

Unknown said...

Oh Laine, although she is a she, the image reminds me of Happy Feet, a wonderful card hun, hugs xxx

carol said...

Gorgoeus card, so cute!! thanks for joining our winter challenge ...

tilly said...

Love all the elements on your fab card, thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Catz and hope to see you again

Inkyfingers said...

Your colouring is amazing on this gorgeous penguin and I love your design!
Thanks for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges.
Carol x

Penny said...

Oh, so fabulous, Laine! Fantastic coloring of that darling image! Love your design, your palette, and wonderful details! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Susan Renshaw said...

Love asll the elements!
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Wendy Fraser said...

Stunning card, fab colouring and beautifully embellished too, thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge xx

Beverley said...

Gorgeous card. I love the image, the penguin is so cute and I love the way you've coloured her. Thanks for joining in our "Sparkle, Bling & Embellish" challenge at Crafty Calendar this month.
Bev x

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