Birthday Balloon

Hi all, I hope it’s warmer where you are than it is here!  We’ve had a week of frosts and fog until lunchtime and then not much sunshine from there…not nice at all, but it is wintertime!  It’s also school holidays here in Victoria and a great time to catch up on all those jobs that seem to get pushed to the side, but not a lot of that is happening here!

Today I had my Inktense pencils out once again because I just love how easy they are to work with, and I’ve coloured an image I created a couple of weeks ago to make a birthday card for a friend.

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Using the pencils I coloured directly on to the watercolour paper then used my brush and water to spread the colour and shade.  I only used two colours and even those these pencils are beautifully bright and vibrant they can also be subtle if you draw the colour out and away from your image.

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It’s time now to do a tidy up in my office and to get back to work (housework)!  Have a great day wherever you are 🙂

Smiles,

Andrea

3 thoughts on “Birthday Balloon

  1. Your card is gorgeous Andrea! I love the colours you’ve used and your balloon is awesome! Great to see you blogging – so much more fun than housework!! I don’t think we’re as cold in Melbourne as you are, but it is soaking wet today – great day to craft indoors!! Enjoy! 🙂
    Deb.xx

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  2. A lovely card. Great to see you in blog land again.
    I just popped outside and it is pretty cold here (Melbourne) great excuse to stay inside with the heater on crafting except it is school holidays 🙂 Isn’t there always house work?

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  3. Hi Andrea, so glad I found you again. Life goes in so many directions and I finally after all these years started a blog a few months ago. I’m looking forward to seeing your cards and will follow thru Feedly. Love this app. Love your latest card too.

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