Friday, 12 July 2013

12 July Week 3 - Candy Colours

Thanks for joining us for another great challenge! Don't forget you have until Sunday to enter last week's challenge too and a chance to win some lovely stash! We've had some great feedback from you all about this fab new challenge blog and we're blown away by all your positive comments - thanks so much for joining us and spreading the Graph'It word!

So, it's been great weather here and this week we challenge you to make a project and colour it with your favourite
Candy Colours

Before we get to this week's inspiration and prizes, it's time to announce the winner of our first challenge which was New Beginnings. We're so pleased to announce that our Top 2 entries are:
1.  Leona
2. Kim

We loved all your work and congratulations to Leona who won our fabulous prize of over £50 of goodies!! Well done! Please email Nikky here to claim your prize!

The winner of this week's challenge will win a fantastic prize worth over £30 which will include Graph'It markers and other stash from Premium Art Brands and Polkadoodles

You can use ANY brand of alcohol marker to enter our challenges!

You have until  Sunday 21st July at noon GMT to enter below by adding your creation to Mr Linky below - don't forget you have the chance to win a fabulous prize! The winner of this challenge will be announced on Friday 26th July here on this blog. Please check our rules below to make sure you are counted within the entries!

In the meantime - if you are heading to Doncaster this weekend for the fabulous Summer Crafting show then make sure you call and see Nikky on the Polkadoodles stand - Nikky will be demoing Graph'It markers all weekend and showing you how amazing they are, together with all her favourite hints, tips and techniques! She has a whole lot of stock with her to show you so make sure you head over and say hello to her! 

Here is the fantastic inspiration our team have for you this week....

Faye... Rhubarb and Custard... 

I used to love going into the sweet shop for a quarter of Rhubarb and Custards. In fact, if I see an old fashioned sweet shop, I still go in for a quarter, reminds me of my youth!
 Markers Used... Ground; 4110, 3210, Background; 9100, 9102, Bear; 1210, 1230, 3245, Balloon; 1110, 1140, 1150, 1250, Hat; 5280, 3170, yellow as per balloon

Karen - Opal Fruits....

These colours really remind me of my favourite sweeties! Hope you love the colours too.... Markers used 5110 5115 6120 6140 4120 4115 4155 3120 2105  - Digi papers and sentiment Pretty Sweet CD Polkadoodles 

Suzi ....Marshmallows

I love Pink and White Marshmallows, all squishy and delicious, even better dipped in chocolate!!
I've used; Skin 4120, 4135, 4150, 4155;  Hair 3160, 3210, 3270; Socks and Sleeves 1210, 3210, 0000; Dress 5110, 5115, 5120.

Claire C.... liquorice allsorts ....

(the yummy blue and pink ones covered in little balls - love em)
I've used:  Dress 5270, 5140, 5120,5110;   Blouse: 9104, 7125, 7105;   Skin:4180, 4155, 4115, 4120 and 5110;   Hair: 3140, 2105, 1230 and 1150

So there is our inspiration for this week! We hope you love our theme and we look forward to seeing all your entries! Don't forget, some lucky person is going to win a whole lot of yummy colouring stash!! Closing date for entries is Sunday 21st July at noon GMT. In the meantime we'll see you again next Friday, but make sure you also signup to follow us as the team will be posting regular tutorials for you too - and you really don't want to miss them!

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  1. Oh wow I'm not sure I can think of anything else right now *picks chin up off the floor*

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  3. Gorgeous DT cards, such wonderful colouring and a fabulous challenge theme!
    Sue xx

  4. Gorgeous cards teamies I could eat them all lol!
    Hugs xx Cara xx

  5. Lovely makes from the DT and what a great challenge too xx

  6. Okay so after receiving my pens Ive given the challenge a go! Love Graph It's!

  7. Fab DT cards & I adore my few Graph It pens that I have. A fabulous challenge-who couldn't resist?
    Me that's who!!!
    Love them that I need some more please
    Marg ;)

  8. What a fantastic challenge and such inspirational cards. FAB!


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