Thursday, 22 January 2009

Working In The Garden

It feels like spring has come to London today, it is sunny and bright and I have a sunny and bright card for you today. This sweet gardener from Sugar Nellie was a real joy to colour with my promarkers.

Right got to get on and do some more cards, catch you later.

Edit - As requested here is a list of the promarkers I have used:

Skin - Ivory; Blush; Pastel Pink
Green details - Meadow Green; Lime Green
Hat, socks, pot - Mustard; Henna; Umber
Top - Orange; Apricot
Pink Details - Pastel Pink; Magenta; Ice Grey 2
Hair - Mustard; Cocoa; Henna
Trousers - Cinnamon; Umber
Other bits - Ice grey 2; Black; Burnt Umber; Umber

There is a fab tip I picked up from the lovely blog of Jenn Muraoka - well worth a peek.

Stamp - Elizabeth Bell Planting some love from Sugar Nellie
Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black
Colouring - Letroset Promarkers
Papers - Me and My Big Ideas
Usual suspects - Silicone glue; Paper trimmer
Other - Buttons


  1. Gorgeous card Kim & your colouring is luvly :o)x

  2. Beautifully coloured Kim. (I have just put some candy on my blog, if you're interested)
    Jen x

  3. What a lovely, vibrant card Kim and those little stamps are so sweet!
    I wish it was bright here, it's been a really dull and gloomy day in Hampshire today.

  4. Hi Kim what a wonderful and bright card, it makes you feel like your in the sun. Just love the stamp too, I must invest in some stamps next time in the UK as stamps are very limited here.
    Hugs Linda

  5. What a cute card! I like the colors in it!

  6. Your coloring is just marvy! (no pun intended!) I have not seen that brand here in the US, wonder if they sell them here?


  7. One word for this Kim, B E A U T I F U L. Great image, colours everything, hugs & stuff heidi xxx

  8. aww..what a lovely the colour combo and the papers are this image..very spring.

    hugs clarex

  9. I love your card. For some reason this image is always giving me trouble. I can't seem to get the coloration of her hat right. But Now what I ahve yours to look at I will give it a go again over the weekend !
    have a great weekend.

    Hugs Annita

  10. What a lovely card amd lovely bright spring colours

  11. Your page is great. If you would like to join my Scrap Card Making group your more then welcome to we love new members joining and sharing their work. We do have challenges but they are optional if you want to take part in them.

  12. Lovely bright and cheery card this image and you've coloured her the papers too,
    Take care
    Sandra x

  13. A lovely bright card Kim, superb colouring. Joanne x

  14. Cracking card Kim ... bright and fresh ... just what we need to brighten a rainy day.


  15. This card is drling and your coloring is perfection.

  16. Gorgeous card, your colouring is fantastic and I LOVE those papers x


  17. What a really happy card. I love the colouring on the image. Could you list your promarker colours sometime?? Hugs Dilly x

  18. What a really happy card. I love the colouring on the image. Could you list your promarker colours sometime?? Hugs Dilly x

  19. Oh this is just gorgeous dear such gorgeous spring colors you used. A very beautiful card dear. Sure wish you would send us some of that warm weather its cold here

  20. This is fab Kim, such lovely colours and perfect for such a sunny day! xx

  21. Stunning...gorgeous colours.
    It doesn't feel like spring here in Yorkshire, its really cold (sulk).
    Emma x

  22. Kim this is beautiful, stunning colouring. x

  23. This is such a lovely card Kim. Love the layout and your colouring is amazing. Love, Clare x

  24. Lovely card Kim, you've really brought the image 'to life'.


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