Sunday, June 27, 2010

Another 1 and 2 fours

Oh to be that young again! I have come to a point in my life where I have to colour my hair once a month or I am so grey my mother wouldn't recognise me! What's with that!!

Anyhow, these are additional cards that my friend asked for. She actually asked for 4 and 6, but I was having such fun with these, I wanted to try them all. So be warned, there are more to come, rofl!! Sorry!!! At least you can all see that I have been busy, I just haven't been posting much, it is too cold in my study. Okay I can turn a heater on, but it's usually such a mission and I am probably just too lazy, who knows!

These were all coloured with prismacolor pencils and blended with sansador. I cut them out with my nesties and layered the image on a nestie mat. I tried to get a bit of a circus tent look with the striped ones, not sure I achieved that, but seeing there's a clown I thought it would be perfect.

I really do like these images for kids' cards, they are so easy to colour and simply great for those who want the number on the card! That is always a HUGE challenge for me.

Now I have to go and see where my irrigation system is leaking. I found the spot yesterday, but I got to go and test it, so I can see exactly without having a muddy dam of water to try and see through, lol, it wasn't a whole dam, but close.


That's that for today! Hope you have a great day!
Meahni

9 comments:

Julie said...

I do love these number cards!I like the way you've done the oval on a slant for the 4 card,brilliant! Btw i've linked to you're nestie tutorial again earlier this week! Happydays! Julie x

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Meahni,
Beautifully colourful cards. Fantastic for kids. I love the images.
Hugs,
Fiona x

chris said...

Hi Meahni, you look far too young to have grey hair.

your cards are all so adorable.
hugs chris xx

Jeanie said...

Yep, the striped paper is PERFECT for the clown images. I really like it! LOVE how you cut the clown out with the oval on an angle. Would've never thought of that! Your friend is going to love all of these! Ohhhh to be 4 again!!!

Riet said...

So beautiful cards Meahni,i love the images and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Moz said...

I have been keeping an eye out for the next lot of cards and they are fabulous! Please would you email me with details of stockists of Prismacolour pencils in RSA - I use Faber-Castell Polychromos, but would also like to try Prismacolours, especially their pinks. I'm told they are much better than the F-C's.
Many hugz

Mandy said...

Gorgeous cards hun, love the sweet images and the cleaness of your cards, I so wish at times that I don't feel the need to smother mine in every type of embellishmant known to man lol. As for the grey hairs, you've earnt them hun, through the stresses & strains of life lol.

Love your piccy in your last post, good on you girl for going to a footie match and what a special event to watch
hugs Mandy xx

paulatracy said...

Love the cards! They are perfect for kids and you have colored them to perfection...how can you part with them!

Lucy said...

Love the images soo much. Great layouts and colour. Lucy x

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