Wednesday, July 14, 2010

At For Fun this week.


This week at For Fun Challenges we are doing a challenge that is pretty simple. I love to color my images and stamps with color pencils and odorless mineral spirits. I have a friend who loves to color with markers. So I made this. I used The Angel Company stamp set and color pencils with oms. Now in my opinion I think that the crayola pencils are better and more blendable than prisma color pencils. THIS IS MY OPINION not yours so please no- "you're wrong..." I have a set of prismas and I use my sargent and crayola more. Well go over and see the beautiful cards my team made, try the challenge.

9 comments:

Annmaree said...

This looks stunning!!! I love it!!!

You did an awesome job here!

and yep totally agree with you, its absolutely whatever works for you with colouring! or anything of course ;)

I used to do the watercolour pencils with baby oil (I was told its the same as OMS).
But Now I've got onto these clear markers, so I can go over the rough pencil colouring with that instead of the oil etc. I find that works for me, simply cos I just can't justify the cost of copics!!! teehee!

I'm sure I can join this challenge!

Have a great day!

Mary Ski said...

Gorgeous card, Helen. You should put your card first on the challenge sometimes. You are very talented.

CraftinGranny said...

What a beautiful butterfly and your coloring is fantastic Helen!
Great card my friend!
"Hugs" Carol

Crystal said...

Love this card Helen! Your colouring is beautiful :)

Emma said...

A beautiful card Helen, such gorgeous colours.
Hugs Emma
PS I have a £10 voucher giveaway on my blog if you would like to pop over and enter.

Nightowl said...

Hi Helen, The colours are so rich and the blending is perfect. People would have a heart attack if they seen how I colour in. I own 2 copics, my watercolour pencils and my Tombows and if I still can't get the colour I want I revert back to my acylic paints and paint it in. I use all 4 when colouring, whatever works. LOL.

Tracey said...

I love this card Helen, those butterflies are beautiful :)

Hugs
Tracey
xx

HappyCrafter said...

How beautiful, love the butterflies!

Barb said...

Helen, this is beautiful! Wonderful coloring on the butterflies, and I love that paper :)

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