Friday 5 July 2013

5 July Week 2 - Birthday Bonanza challenge

Welcome to the second of our challenges here at Graph'It Challenge! This week we want you to join in our
Bright and Beautiful Birthday Bonanza!

Our team was challenged to use bright and bold happy colours this week and we'd like you to do the same - we want to see all your brightest and most cheerful colouring! 
You can use ANY brand of alcohol marker to enter our challenges!

The winner of this challenge will win a fantastic prize worth over £30 which will include Graph'It markers and lots of other stash fromPremium Art Brands and PolkadoodlesYou have until  Sunday 14th 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 19th July here on this blog. Please check our rules below for all entries.
Don't forget you still have until Sunday to enter our first challenge below this post - come on please enter, we'd love to see all your creations!

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

Cara....I'm loving using my new Graph'It markers, it's so easy to get vibrant and bright colours with Graph'It, I love them! ....

Simonne....I wanted to use this great boys image this week - it's perfect for getting bold with colours!
Graph'it Markers used:
Skin: 4180 4155 4115 4120
Hair: 3290 3250 3245
Reds: 3180 5245 5220 5210 4135
Yellows: 3250 3245 1280 1180 1150 1110
Blues: 7180 7170 7125 7115 7105
Greys: 9505 9503 9501
Whites: 9501 9500 Blender
Greens: 9505 9280 8220

Debs.....I think bold colours are great for using with male themes...

Graph'It markers used:
Skin - 4110, 4155, 4170, 5110
Hair & Shoes - 3110, 3125, 3190, 3280
Reds - 5240,5245, 5280
Yellows - 1150, 1170, 1250
Turquoise - 7420, 7620, 7290
Sails & Ground - 9505, 9503, 9501 & blender

Kevin....I wanted to use colours which were a bit different to go with this image (this is Claude from Polkadoodles Pretty Tuff CD)...

Graph'It Markers used:
4115 4155 4135 5120 Skin
1250 3150 3125  Hair
   5140  5270 5245  Reds 
   7290 7210 7105  Blues  
8240  8280 Greens
9580 9403 Greys
And Blender 

I find it really easy to use bright and bold colours with Graph'It - in fact the rich and vibrant tones positively encourage me to be more adventurous with my colour choices, I've never used so many strong colours in my colouring but I totally love being pushed out of my comfort zone and I ADORE Graph'It markers! This image is from our new Bonbon Belles collection...

Graph'It markers used:
Skin: 4115, 4155, 4170, 4175, 4135
Hair: 9503, 9504, 9505, 9508 Neutral Greys, 9909 Black
Dress: 5115, 5120
Wings: 5120, 5130, 1180.... plus 5160 and 1180 mixed
Roses: 5115, 5120, 5130
Leaves: 8240, 8280

....So that's our inspiration for you this week- now it's your turn to get creating! You have until  Sunday 14th July at noon GMT to enter below - don't forget you have the chance to win a fabulous prize! The winner of this challenge will be announced on Friday 19th July.

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  1. Fantastic designs from all the team - it's a privilege to be working with you all and to have you on the team - thanks guys! x

  2. Aaaaw such a sweet boss lady!
    Xx Cara xx

  3. Lovely DT creations - I LOVE those greens!!

  4. Gorgeous designs from the team!!

  5. Fab DT inspiration. Thanks for a great challenge.

    1. Sorry...scanned the post and just caught the bright and beautiful bit...not the Birthday bit, lol.

      Please can you delete my entry? Shall come back when I've done a birthday card.

  6. Fantastic DT makes. Great challenge.

  7. Thanks for a great challenge and stunning dt creations...TFS!!
    hugs and xxx

  8. Gorgeous DT creations, such amazing colouring.
    Thank you for a fabulous challenge
    Sue xx


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