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Melissa Doherty
A Canadian gal who loves anything sparkly or fluffy!
A Canadian gal who loves anything sparkly or fluffy!

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Kraftin' Kimmie tryout
Today I have a very special card, as it's for a tryout to be a guest designer at  Kraftin' Kimmie stamps.   There are a few reasons I want a guest spot on this team.  One, they're CANADIAN!  Yay for my fellow Canucks!  Two is because the images are just abs...

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Celebration cards
Today I have two cards to share with you. The first was a little out of my comfort zone.  A friend asked if I could make a Breakfast at Tiffany's themed card for a bridal shower.  This Octopode Factory stamp had me a little nervous with the different angles...

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Colouring practice
This summer has been too hot to spend upstairs in my scrapbook room.  Even with the air cranked, the sun beats in and it's just sweltering!  Luckily it's easy to sit with my markers in front of the TV.  Even though no projects have been created, I've been b...

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Learning to use Pencils
Hello! Well, I have to admit, when I bought my set of Polychromos I expected I'd play for an hour or two and have it mastered.  I thought the transition from markers to pencils would be seamless.  Not the case!!!  Even with the help of the  Kit and Clowder ...

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Getting back into the swing of things!
Happy Monday and welcome back! I recently posted a make on facebook and a kind person asked if I had a blog.  Gulp!  Yes...technically.....but it's been severely neglected!  I haven't done too much colouring lately but thought I'd update with what I have do...

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Long time no see!
I fell off the colouring wagon for a while, but thanks to some extra spare time lately I'm addicted again.  Hard NOT to be addicted when it comes to Saturated Canary images! Here are 3 cuties I've done the past week and the colours as best I can remember. E...

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Simply B pumpkin exchange
Welcome everyone and Happy Halloween! Recently I took part in a "Secret Pumpkin Exchange" through Simply B stamps.  Crafters from all over the world were matched up and sent each other a box of Halloween themed crafting goodies.  We were also to make each o...

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Simply B - Ohio Cheerleader
I'm so excited to post my fourth and final project for the Simply B stamps colourist tryout!  (details  here ) This is Simply's B's  Ohio State Cheerleader .  I had a little trouble with the hair but I think I recovered ok.  It's hard to flick around curves...

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Simply B - Florida
Here is my third of four entries to the  Simply B Stamps  colourist tryout. This happy gal is  Miss Florida . Copics used: Skin - E31, 34, 37, 39 R20 Hair - E53, 55, 57, 59 Top - YG06, YG09, G19 Shorts - B91, 93, 95, 97, 99 Oranges - Y21, YR16, YR09, E08

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Simply B - Arkansas Amy
Today I'm back with the second of four images in my tryout to be a Simply B colourist.  This is  Arkansas Amy .  I won't lie, I have noooo idea what Arkansas has to do with gems!  I'm a Canadian girl!  lol.  But actually I found those gems pretty hard to co...
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