Wednesday 24 March 2021

I am back!

 Hello my crafty friends! I have been away from this blog for longer than I thought, but I have recovered from my 3 knee replacements in as many years and have returned to my world of coloring according to me! Here they are:




Monday 15 October 2018

Hello again! This will be my final entry for Coloritcreateitshowitoff design team. I hope you enjoy her

I chose to veer away from the traditional colors of Halloween and go with some of my fav colors. I really enjoyed coloring this one up. 
I colored her with Prismacolors too! 

Bat head: Process Red, Pink, Blush Pink, Deco Pink 
Skin on all bats: Burnt Ochre, Peach, Light Peach, Process Red (lips) 
Little Bats: Aquamarine, Light Aqua
Envelope: Dalhia Purple, Parma Violet, Lilac, Lavender
Moon and Stars: Yellowed Orange, Spanish Orange,  Canary Yellow, Lemon Yellow
Clouds: Silver, 70% Cool Grey, 10% Cool Grey, Cloud Blue

Monday 1 October 2018

Happy October everyone.  One of my favorite months because a) my daughter was born one day before Halloweeen and b) because I love Halloween!!

Today I present to you, an image I am calling Witchipoo. That name comes from a tv show from when I was a kid. I think she's adorable.

I colored her with my prismacolor pencils.

Hat: Parma Violet, Lilac, and Lavender, Olive green, Chartreuse, limepeel
Mermaid dress: Dark green, Olive green, Chartreuse, limepeel
Hair and Broom: Cobalt Slate Hue, Violet Blue, China Blue, Powder Blue
Skin: Light peach, Peach, Burnt Ochre, Black
Eyes: Cobalt Blue Hue

You can find this beauty at My besties shop with the tag

See you soon..........................Lauren

Saturday 1 September 2018

Sept 1 challenge over at color itcreateitshowitoff

Oh My Goodness, the summer is over!  White shorts and bathing suits are put away to next summer.  I swear I just blinked and it was gone.

Today I am presenting my DT project for Color it, create it show it off challenge by Sherry Anne Baldy's Leaf girl, who can be found in her store called Mybestiesshop. The image tag is  She was a lot of fun to color.

I colored my leaf girl  with Copic markers, while on a mini holiday in Collingwood. these are the colors I used. 

LEAVES - RED: R59, R29, R22.   YELLOW: Y38, Y35, Y32
ORANGE - YR14,  YR16,  GREEN: G46, YG03, YG11

OUTFIT: B24, B21, B00

SKIN: E0000, E000, E08, E21, E11

HAIR:  E18, E08, R08 YR14



Monday 27 August 2018

Another Halloween image for you!!

Hi everyone, I don't usually do Halloween cards but I just couldn't resist this one.

This image is also from my besties line by Sherry Ann Baldy and can be found in mybestiesshop, img 154 and the tag is

For this one I used copic markers. 

sun: Y38,Y32,Y21
hat and blue outfitL BG05, BG01, BG000, BG09
cat: C03,C01,C00
skin: E0000, E000,E00,E04,E11,E21
hair: E18,E15,E08,YR15, Y21

THATS ALL i GOT FOR NOW see you again soon........

Wednesday 15 August 2018

Happy Halloween!!

Hello my friends, its time for another blog! Today I am showcasing a really fun image from one of my favorite lines by Sherry Ann Baldys  Halloween line.

This image is for my  September's Design team challenge over at  There is a new challenge up on the blog so go on over and join in.

You can find this image on Sherry's website called mybestiesshop and the tag is: INSTANT DOWNLOAD Digital Digi Stamps Big Eye Big Head Dolls Digi My - Besties IMG620 By Sherri Baldy. It is image # 154

I don't really have opportunities to do Halloween cards so this was extra fun.

I chose to color this cutie up with a mixture of Prisma and Polychromos pencils. I am thrilled with the outcome. 

These are the colors I used:

Hat: polychomos #; 153,246,160,119. Prismas: non photo blue, parma violet and Mulberry
Moon: Poly's 106,113,102,107,101,109
little clouds on hat: prisma parma violet
Sunflowers Polys: 126,109,107,102
Rings on moon: polys 126,115,102
Bats: prisma black
Skin Prismas: light peach, dar peach, burnt ochre, cream 
Hair: Polys: 232,273,181,160, 119  Prisma: parma violet, lilac

Hello everyone, Happy August!! Today I am showcasing my latest My Bestie from Sherry Anne Baldy. She is called Bats in Belfrey!
She can be found at

I colored her with copic markers:

overalls: B99,B97,B95,B93,B91
shoes: R56, R29,R22, C4, C2
shirts: R29, R22, Y19, Y11
bows: Y19, Y18,Y17, Y13, Y11, R29, R22
bats: C5,C3, C1, R20, R30
bat hat: R20,R30, C3 B91
hair: E18, E15,E13,E11
skin: E0000, EOO,E11, E21, E04

Hope you enjoy this little cutie,
Until next time............