Saturday 16 January 2016

The Pencil Case - K = Kraft!

Hello! How’s you?!

We have a new challenge over on THE PENCIL CASE blog this fortnight and our theme is Kraft/Black, so use Kraft or black anywhere on your project.  As always the DT is showcasing the incredible LYRA REMBRANDT POLYCOLOR PENCILS.

This time we are sponsored by the amazing…
………who are offering an incredible prize so check out THE BLOG for details.
I decided to use black AND ‘double Kraft’ my project this time by both colouring onto Kraft and decorating a Kraft gift bag and I was soooo lucky to be given this glorious image, SPRING SAKURA, to work with too.
Isn't she just pure lushness!! J

Dies: Tonic ‘Nesting Circles’
Card/Paper: Neenah Desert Storm Kraft card– Kanban (new to stash!)
Others: Gems – Ribbon – Kraft gift bag - White pen

So spring over to THE BLOG and join our fab challenge.  And if you want to experience these amazing artist quality pencils for yourself you can get them HERE! And if you already have them and enjoy using them why not share your makes with us in our FACEBOOK GROUP! We would love to see you!

Thanks so much for looking and for your kind comments and have a great weekend!

See ya!
Jane xxx

I would like to enter the following challenges:
CHING-CHOU KUIK – Use Something New (new image and Kanban card)
REALLY REASONABLE RIBBON – Challenge #132: ‘Looky What I Got’ with Ribbon or Trim (new image and Kanban card)
SPELLBINDING STAMPS - New for You (new image and Kanban card)
CRAFTY CALENDAR – Something New (new image and Kanban card)
ARTISTIC INSPIRATIONS – Challenge #147: Anything Goes
EUREKA – Challenge #175: Use Something New (new image and Kanban card)
CRAFTING FROM THE HEART - Challenge #94: Anything Goes
CRAFT YOUR PASSION – Challenge #294: Always Anything Goes
CREATIVE MOMENTS – Challenge #84: Anything Goes
WORLDWIDE OPEN DT – Challenge #7: Anything Goes
CRAFT-DEE BOWZ – January Challenge: Anything Goes and Include a Handmade Bow
CRAFT – Challenge #346: Not a Card
CRAFTY RIBBONS – Challenge #141: Anything but a Card
CRAFTING WITH FRIENDS – Challenge #12: Anything Goes
SIMPLY PAPERCRAFT – Challenge #21: Anything Goes  
SWEET STAMPIN' - Things With Wings
CREATE AND INSPIRE - Challenge #37: Anything Goes


  1. Jane this is just so beautiful your colouring is superb

  2. She is fabulous Jane, she glows from the page. Love to look at your pencil colouring, stunning!

  3. Wow Jane, once again you have excelled yourself to perfection my friend...stunning creation and love your colouring with the pencils, I am still trying to get the correct colours to match with the Lyra.xx

  4. OMG Jane I could not stop looking at this beautiful creation, your colouring is awesome I have been drooling, lol, this is truly spectacular
    lorraine x

  5. Wow your colouring is so stunning!
    Hugs xx Cara xx

  6. Wow. Just love your colouring and your designer paper is darling. Gorgeous colours.
    Thank you sharing with us over here at World Wide Open DT Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    Annette DT Leader

  7. Stunning creation Jane, beautiful colouring.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafting from the heart.

    Pam x

  8. The colouring on this stunning image is amazing.
    Thank you for sharing over at Creative Moments
    Hugz Tinz

  9. This looks wonderful! A beautiful image choice and your shading is fabulous. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Crafting with Friends. Sue DT x

  10. Gorgeous project and such beautiful coloring. Thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps. Karal DT

  11. WOW WOW WOW this is so totally awesome Jane - your colouring is jaw-droppingly amazing.
    Debs xx

  12. That beautiful black sheer bow makes this card perfect for our challenge, and we are SO grateful to have you play along. Please join us again soon.
    Really Reasonable Ribbon

    1. P.S. Here are two more FUN challenges where you are welcome to play along:
      Word Art Wednesday - Anythig Goes/Family Friendly

      CropStop - Anything Goes

      Come on by and join us. It would be AWESOME to have you share your art with us.

  13. What a beautiful decorated bag. Love that image and your fabulous colouring. Stunning. Thanks for joining in the fun with us for our 'Things with Wings' challenge at Sweet Stampin'. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Hugs, Wends x Sweet Stampin' DT

  14. Jane, what a pretty card you have made. It fits the Ching-Chou Kuik Digital Stamps Inspiration and Challenge Blog Monthly Challenge this month well of “Use something new”. You have coloured fantastically on the kraft card. My one and only try never looked anything like this!! Thank you for taking part and best wishes in the draw. Kym (Ching-Chou Kuik Digital Stamps Design Team Leader).

  15. Beautiful creation! Thanks for joining in with the Crafty Ribbons Challenge this time!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  16. Wow what a stunner ,superb colouring and a fab it
    Thanks for joining us at Craft-Dee BowZ and good luck
    Tracey X

  17. Awesome colouring, what a beautiful gift bag! Thank you so much for joining our 'Things with Wings' challenge at Sweet Stampin' - I hope you'll join us again very soon, love Jacky x

  18. Beautiful! Your coloring is amazing!

    Thank you for participating in the Sweet Stampin’ Challenge!

  19. This is gorgeous thank you for joining us at the WWODTC
    Michelle DT

  20. Great card, Jane - amazing colouring.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge.

    Helen x

  21. Love your colouring. It is gorgeous.



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