Tuesday, 6 February 2018

30 Day Colouring - Ice Day


Today, Tracey and I are colouring Essentials by Ellen Arctic Pals from the January Release. With a lot of very cold days here in Toronto, I'm feeling a lot of sympathy for these guys!

I coloured the penguins very simply with copics and then tried for a translucent, iridescent effect on the glaciers in the background. I layered up a bunch of pastel copics and added Star Dust Stickles for some sparkle.

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2 comments:

Wiebke Kommerell said...

Hi Ardyth, such a cute penguin-trio! Love your icy background!

May I ask you for something? Please check out pictures of real penguins!
Your coloring is great with soft edges and perfect blending, but the yellow spot is on the wrong place! I know, many cardmakers color them like you did, but these graceful animals deserve a correct color-management (they needn't a nappy!).
Please forgive me this critiismc, but I love penguins and always don't know why so many of us color them this way...

Hugs & kind regards from Wiebke (KomMa-designed)

Maxine D said...

Love these cheerful chaps Ardyth, and great icebergs behind them :-)
Blessings
Maxine