Saturday, 15 October 2011

Dragon alert!

Back so soon :)  I coloured this little beauty the other night .... and just completed the card now.

I am so in love with this image .. he is from Stamping Dragon Designs  and if you are a follower you will know that I'm lucky enough to be on the Design Team there ... and you will also know that I LOVE DRAGONS!

I really wanted to challenge myself with colouring him this time, and I always struggle with red so that's why I chose it.

 I just love the questioning look on his face .. he is just lovely.
I coloured him in the following Copic Markers:-
Wings - R14 and then some glitter glue
Body (light areas) R20, R22 and then over the top with C1 just to 'dull' it a bit
Body (dark areas) R24, R27, R29
Leaves - YR13, YG95, E08

The base card is a gorgeous green shimmer bazzill cardstock and I stamped a lovely leaf stamp with a red ink pad to make my own background.

I'm really pleased with this card and to be honest I don't think I want to pass it on ... I think he will sit on my desk for a long time :)

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-
Copic Oz - Complementary Colours
Crop Stop - Challenge #41 Falling Leaves
Rainbow Lady's Challenge Blog - #174 Falling Leaves

ok got to go now ... got lots more colouring to do :)
See you soon .....


  1. Cute use of the "falling leaves" theme. The colors are fantastic. Thanks for sharing on the CropStop Challenge!

  2. Jiggy looks wonderful in red Carly,fab colouring, gorgeous card.
    Kevin xx

  3. Great card Carly, love that red dragon. Hugs, Claire x

  4. This is really cute :D

  5. Adorable card! Love the inked leaves in the background! Thanks for playing along with our CropStop Challenge Blog.

  6. Cute card, Carly. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady.

  7. Cutest Dragon I have ever
    Thank you for joining us at CropStop Blog Challenge

  8. The leaves look great on the shimmer cardstock & that dragon is just adorable! Thank you for joining this week's challenge at Crop Stop Challenge Blog!

  9. He is one cute dragon, thanks for sharing with us this week at Rainbow Lady's Challenge. Elizabeth x

  10. Very cute. Thank you for sharing with us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jen x

  11. A great card, thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jenny x

  12. That is a cute one, thanks for sharing!
    hey, Pixie Dust Paperie's December Giveaway starts today, come on and join in the fun!


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