Friday, 9 January 2015

Shiny & New Inspiration...Graph'It marker Colouring Crazy Challenge

Welcome back to our Friday Inspiration!

This is the 2nd week of our challenge
Shiny and New
This can include anything where you've created anything with a highlight or shine to it OR it could include some new stash that you use - so totally open really! 
Remember you CAN USE ANY MARKER to enter and you have until 16th January to enter! Our Random winner will receive some Graph'It Markers as a lovely prize! 

We also have some extra news on prizes for you - Polkadoodles will also sponsor the Design Team's Top 3 favourites this week so it's an opportunity to win yourselves some lovely digis (and if you represent a Digi site we are also open to other sponsors so please contact us here if you wish to sponsor us with digis)

You can 

You can see our last winner's below this post but let's see what yummy colouring the team have for us today! 

Yvonne - Hi everyone and Happy New Year to you all! I interpreted this challenge as new as in new home or baby and I opted for a new baby image.  I made a standard A5 card with some soft backing papers, lace and paper flowers.
The markers I have used are as follows:

Skin:  4120, 4155, 4170, 4145, 4135, 4175 (lips)
Hair:  3110, 3140, 3150, 3180
Dress:  9100, 9102, 9103, 7105, 7115
Shawl:  4120, 4150, 4180
Baby:  4120, 4155, 3110, 3150, 3180

Claire C I've used a new image and lots of the gorgeous new Graph'It markers to create my card

Colours used: 
Hair: 3245 1230, 1210
Skin: 4180,4155, 4115, 4120 plus 4147 blush
Dress: 4135, 4145, 4147, 4125
Cardigan: 8250, 8215, 8110
Wings: 9103, 9100, 7101 plus Silver Graph'It Shake pen

 Susan - Here is a little bit of inspiration from me for the Shiny & New Graph'it Challenge.

My inspiration came from the amazing NEW ! Work & Play 8 collection , I have used Papers cutting files and these adorable Digi stamp all from this Shiny and New collection and of course the star of the show My Amazing Graph'it Markers

Graph'it Markers used
Skin - 4125 ,4145 ,4145 ,3210
Hair - Girl 3210 ,4110 -White Shake pen
Boy ,3250 ,3270 ,3290
Clothes - Girl 1230 ,1270 ,1280
Boy 1230 ,1270 ,280
3210 ,3280 ,3290

Penni - I have used a new digi image on my card.  I bought it to make some Christmas Cards, but I never managed to find time to colour it!!

Here's a close up of the coloured image 

Graph'It Markers used:
Bear - 9100
Fox - 3110, 3130
Skin - 4125
Hair - 3245, 3110
Boots - 9205
Clothes - 5215 , 5220

So it's time to announce the winners from our Week 50/51 challenge Festive Wishes....

Our Random Winner chosen by is
No 22 Carole Pollard

Well done! Please email us your snail mail address so we can mail out your prize!

We normally choose 3 for The Design Team's Top 3 from the same challenge but this week there were so many lovely entries we had to choose 4 and we could easily have had a Top 10 so massive thanks to everyone who entered, all your makes are superb!

So our 4 winners, who all win a Polkadoodles digi for your troubles are:

Well done! Please email us so we can email out your digi prize!

Well done everyone and thankyou for your entries as always! 

We'll be back next week with more inspiration for you!


  1. Just amazing I'm absolutely delighted to win the random prize thank you so much Love and Happy Crafting Hugs Carole x

  2. Yay! Thank you! :) I'm glad you liked my pink-haired fairy ;)
    Congratulations to all! xxx

  3. I just love your work, I am very inspired by it.

    Thank you

    be sure to visit my blog too:

  4. Hi just wanted to check you have my address I sent it via your comment form as the link for you email did not work and I could find no record of it on the blog page so used the comment form. I'm still delighted to have won Many Thanks Hugs Carole x


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