Friday 30 August 2013

30th August, Week 10 - Graph'It marker challenge Reds and greens

Friday challenge time! 

So let's get to the challenge! Last week we challenged you to colour Red Hair - but this week we want you to show us your....

Reds and Greens for Christmas Colours

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

Before we get to this week's inspiration and prizes, it's time to announce the winner of last week's challenge which was to show us how you like to colour WHITES. We're so pleased to announce that our Top 2 entries are:
1.  Coops
2. Jane

We loved all your work and congratulations to Coops who won our fabulous prize of a 12 pack of Graph'It Wood markers worth £30! Well done! Please email Nikky here to claim your prize and please grab your winners blinkies from the sidebar.

The winner of this week's challenge will win a fantastic prize of 6 Graph'It markers and a Mix'It Blending palette and Mix'It Fluid! 

Let's get to the great team inspiration this week...Remember to join our Facebook group too, Graph'It Markers UK, where we have daily inspiration and share some of our favourite makes & hints and tips every day, it's a great place to be and we have some exciting news to share very soon!

Simonne ... I used the beautiful tree stamp from the *new* Winter Spruce clear stamp set and digi papers from the gorgeous Polkadoodles Angelberry Christmas CD for my red & green Christmas card:
Graph'it Markers used:
Tree: 8270 8260 8240 8110 .... Berries: 5245 ....Trunk: 3290 3255 3245 .... Sky: 7105 0000

For my card I used the gorgeous new Polka Doodles Angelberry Gift clear stamp set and teamed her up with papers from the Polka Doodles Angelberry Christmas CD
Graph'It Markers used:
Skin - 4180, 4170, 4155, 4110, 5110
Hair - 4150, 3245, 3280
Hat & Coat - 3190, 5250, 5245, 5240
Gloves & Boots - 8160, 8150, 8240
Fur - 3110, 1210, 4110 and blender

I  used the new Poinsettia  and Winter Spruce stamps from Polkadoodles, the lovely papers are from the new Angelberry Christmas CDrom.
Graph'it Markers used:
Poinsettias: 5245, 5240, 5220
Leaves: 8180, 8270, 8160
9507 for shading on all.

I have used the beautiful poinsettia stamp set  from Premium Art Brands which is available from Polkadoodles here.
Graph'It markers used....
poinsettia 5245..5270..9304
leaves 8130..8240..8280..9201

I used the lovely stamps from Premium Art Brands on this card - there is a fantastic Poinsettia, Spruce Tree and the Angelberry character which are all great and designed to colour in here...
Graph'It markers used:
Reds...5220, 5240, 5245 to shade: 3290
Greens...8220, 8260 and 8280
Skintones....4125, 4155, 4170, 4135, 4175

So there is our inspiration from the fabulously talented Graph'It team this week!...

You have until  Sunday 8 Sept 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 14th September here on this blog. 

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  1. my 2 favourite colours are red and green had great fun doing this card just wish i could get the hang of using more than 2 tones of colour to create shade and blending

  2. Sally Bee here, can't get rid my previous entry 4, it has the wrong blog address. so #5 is my entry.

  3. Beautiful work Design Team! I have a ton of copic markers and have taken many copic marker classes, I have never tried any other kind of marker. I hope I win, would love to try something new!


  4. I love your inspiration and although I don't have any of the Graph 'it pens yet I'm sure it's just a matter of time, you make them sound great. x

  5. oh wow i won.thanks so much ladies.i am looking forward to tying the graph`it markers.
    I have emailed you :D
    Hugs Nic.xx

  6. Fabulous inspiration by the team!

  7. Amazing DT creations as always. Such a great challenge. Thank you for picking my card for 2nd place in the 'Whites' challenge. Over the moon! xx

  8. Sorry should have added well done to Coops. Her creations are always stunning! xx


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