Monday, 1 December 2014

Make it Colourful - Glistening Snow and Ice

Hey there everyone.... Wow I can't believe we are in December already... are you feeling the festive spirit.... well ovwe at Make it Colourful we can help you along with our new challenge...

Glistening Snow and Ice 

Oh my word... there are so many colours you can use to colour WHITE..... again I have been playing around with biro's to try and get used to them for the different challenges...
 
For my work I choses the Whimsical pine tree , Fleta the Unicorn and Crystal .
I tries to give the challenge a 'Frozen' theme I love the  film and all  the magical colours , I've been needing an excuse for ages to try it out....lol.

There are loads of fabulous images images here in the Winter snow section in  ZOE'S STORE .

Kay
I hope you can join in with our challenge there's lots of inspiration on the blog from the fabulous girlies.
Thank you so much for stopping by
Big Hugs 
Kaylou xx

Saturday, 1 November 2014

Make it Colourful - speed colouring

Hey there everyone ... how did you like our last challenge over at Make it colourful.....?
Well we have another challenge for you this month and that is....


Speed colouring...!

Wow I did struggle with this one ... but it is totally do-able.... Zoe does like to challenge her DT girls as well as everyone else...lol. :)
I knew I wouldn't be able to colour quick enough with markers or ball point pens, so I opted for pastel pencils and a paper stump...

Here is what I did
I used kraft coloured card stock to print onto and Koh-i-noor pastel pencils and a paper stump.
I did use up all of the 15 mins, it could do with some more detail on it but not bad for the time allowance...

I hope you are going to join in the challenge again , you guys rocked the last one.
Thank you for stopping by

Big Hugs

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Challenge #14... Ball point pens or medium you are not familiar with


Hi guys... we are back with another awesome challenge for you over at Make It Colourful
We woulsd like you to use ball point pens or other mediums yiu are not familiar with....
there are some fab video tutorials over on the Make it colourful challenge site and there is also the facebook group for more inspiration


I absolutley loved this challenge and might well have found myself a new medium  for the time being... I now have so many biro's it's amazing :o)

Here is my work..



I really hope you can join in with our challenge, I have another work in progress and I am going to try and post some of my hint's and tips...

Thank you so much for stopping by

 Big Hugs 
Kaylou 
xx

Friday, 26 September 2014

Cafe Paris.....Sil vous plait

Hi guys... how are you..?  fancy a cafe au lait in Paris..... 

today again I havehad a go at something different... I used the Paris Sidewalk cafe scene from Make it Crafty , and used just back ink and a calligraphy drawing nib to colour with.


I know it's not brilliant, but for my first attempt I think it's okay, with a bit more  practise I could get used to this technique...I just need to learn to control the water flow more and  how creating different shades with just one colour.....I love to play with different media...♥

hope you have been able to join in with the current challenge over on Make it Colourful.... Here

Thank you so much for stopping by and taking a peek
See you again very soon


Big Hugs
 xx

Monday, 1 September 2014

Make it Crafty - two tone Monochromatic challenge



Hi guys how are you....Today we have a new challenge over at Make it Colourful for you...This one is another one a little bit different...

TWO TONE MONOCHROMATIC & ABSTRACT BACKGROUND INSPIRATION

This challenge was inspired by the amazing works of Jason Siew. When I saw this image below I just knew we had to try it! It has been a fun challenge and the team although shaking in their booties did a fabulous job experimenting with this idea.
Essentially it is just like colouring a monochrome image but I want you to choose ‘TWO’ colours and blend them towards one another.
Remember to use a Make it Crafty image and upload your projects to the MiC store gallery
  Here is the inspirational image the design team used..

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Here is what  I have done...
Cute seahorse
Kay Louis - Cute Seahorse 

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Hula Girl
  
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All the challenge details are on the Mic blog page
I hope to see you having a go at the challenge... I'm going to have another go because I think I can do better I am not entirely happy with what I have done..

Thank you so much for stopping by
Seeyou again very soon

Hugs xx



Saturday, 2 August 2014

make it crafty....Lets get active


Hi there you guys.... Have you seen the brand new digi release over at Make it Crafty....

Meet Kimberly and Brian our brand new fitness inspiration

Here's one I've coloured up to share with you...

This Brian Jogging and I have layered him with the Outback Dunny

..... again I have used polychromos and prisma pencils for colouring.
These new images are awesome... go check them out... Here

Thank you for visiting me again..

Hugs for now
Kaylou
xx

Friday, 1 August 2014

Make it Colourful - Atmospheric perspctive

Hi everyone... Make it Colourful are back with a brand new challenge for this month...Wow this is a good one..

Atnospheric perspective-  there is a full explanation over on the Make it Colourful blog with loads of examples from the fabulous design team and aslo some video demonstrations for you.... soooo what you waiting for have a go and learn something new...

Here is what I have done ..
 Kay
This is using -  Eiffel tower digi image.,   and  a digi from Little Miss Muffet Stamps  called the 
(Stolen Kiss  Le  Baiser Vole ) which is now available in Rubber. 
The images have been coloured with pencils and the background has  been done with pencils and mineral spirits on watercolour paper.

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prisma colour and polychromos pencils...

I hope you can  join in the challenge, I look forward to seeing you there.
Thank you so much for stopping by.

Big Hugs 
xx

Sunday, 27 July 2014

Birds in my hair....

Hi just popping in to share something I coloured a while ago, and forgot to post
..... It's an image from a Day for Daisies.


I love the style of these images.
I have used promarkers and copics to colour...
I am busy with lots of colouring at the moment  and lots of research for it... I will share when I can.
Thank you for taking a peak and for coming to visit me..

Hugs for now
Kaylou
XX

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

Sealed with a kiss.....

Hi there.... How are you...?
I am back with some more inspiration for the colouring challenge over on Make It Colourful
The easy challenge is blonde hair
and the harder challenge is creases and folds.....

I have used  Sealed with a Kiss...


I am still trying to get used to the pencils and find a tachnique I can get some good depth with... these are a mix of Polychromos and Prisma pencils... the background has been blended with mineral spirits...

I hope you can play along with the challenge.
I will add some more of my work to Pintrest  soon ,so if you would like to  follow me you can and then I can find your pins....
I will be back again  soon...

Big Hugs for now
xxx

Friday, 11 July 2014

Make it Crafty... Creases and folds

Hi there everyone.... how are you...?
I have been busy with lots of colouring lately.... Have you all checked out the fabulous new tutorial from Zoe at Make it Crafty....we also have a challenge to go with it.. colouring blonde hair or creases and folds...

Here's what I did using Zoe party girl

I have used copics for colouring Zoe and polychromos pencils with mineral spirit for the background...

Hope you likey and that you can join in the challenge...
I will post again very soon
thank you for stopping by to see me

Big Hugs 
xx

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