A Day In The Spa

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I just LOOOOOOVED colouring this gorgeous digi by Sweet Escape. ‘A Day In The Spa’. It is just so pretty!! I felt relaxed just looking at the image and that was before I got my pens to work! You can purchase her here.

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Here are the Copic colours that I used.

Skin: E000, E00, E53, E11, E04

Hair: E59, E25, YR23, YR21

Eyes: YG99, YG45, YG11

Lips: RV25

Flowers: RV69, RV29, RV25, RV23, Centres done with yellow liquid pearls

Water: BG49, BG05, B02, B01, White paint dabbed on with paint brush

Slate: Brick 1 > E79, E77, E74, E71, E70, Brick 2 > T10, W7, W5, W4, W2 Brick 3 > E37, E35, E33, E31, E30, Brick 4 > C5, C3, C1, C0

Grout/Rest of ground cover: Y28, E42, E41, E40

Candle: Y23, YR20, YR30

Flame: R17, YR04, Y13

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It has been an absolute pleasure being guest designer for Sweet Escape Digi’s for the past 2 months. The images are all so stunning before you even put colour down. I am very much looking forward to seeing what new images are released over the coming months. I am sure you are to!

Happy Monday 🙂

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Flower Fairy

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Happy Monday everyone. Today I have the amazing ‘Flower Fairy‘ by Sweet Escape Digi’s for you.

Here are my Copic colour combos:

Hair: E79,E77, E74, E72, E70

Skin: E13, E33, E11, E53, E51, E50, RV21

Lips: RV55, RV11

Eyes: B97, B93, B41, 0

Top: G99, YG17, YG05, YG03, YG01

Maroon Flowers: RV99, RV69, RV66, RV63

Yellow Flowers: YR27, YR24, Y18, Y15, Y13,  Y11, Y000

Pink Flowers: RV66, RV63, 0

Details done with Liquid Pears in Platinum

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Check out the Sweet Escape Facebook page for further inspo. There are some incredible cards on there.

Sarah xx


Super Hero Girl 2


Well here she is!! The cute Super Hero Girl 2 by Scrappers Delights. She is one of the many space themed images available this month for just $1. Do yourself a favour and head on over to Scrappers Delights and pick up some bargains.

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Here are my Copic colours for this image.

Sky: B99, B39, V17, BV17, RV55, B32, white paint pen

Ground: C5, C3, C1, C0, Y000, BG10

Moon: B91, BG10, Y000

Hair: 100, G28, G19, G14, YG05, YG01, YG00, B29, B16, B14, BG05, BG01, B00, RV99, RV69, R37, YR09, YR07, YR04, Y38, Y17, Y06, Y02, V09, V06, RV17, RV14, RV14, RV11

Outfit: 100, T8, T6, T4, T2, T0, Black and Silver Wink Of Stella Pens, YG01 (buttons)

Skin: E50, E51, E53, E33, RV11

The sky and moon techniques are actually covered in this months Kit and Clowder Create and Learn class. It is well worth doing if you are looking for some fun backgrounds to jazz up your images. This one is easy peasy!!




I hope you like this one as much as I liked creating it!

Happy Thrifty Thursday!


Winter Girl


I am very excited to be guest designer for Sweet Escape Digital Stamps again this month. Today I am showcasing ‘Winter Girl’. It is very apt as we have just had a bit of a cold snap here on the Gold Coast. It was been a long hot summer this year so it’s a welcome change.

‘Winter Girl’ is just so versatile. I actually couldn’t decided which sentiment to use on the card because she could be used for so many different occasions. You can purchase her here.


Here are the Copic colours is used.

Skin: E55, E33, E53, E51, R21

Lips: RV66

Eyes: B99, B97, B93, B91

Hair: E87, Y28, Y32

Beanie: BG78, BG09, BG15, BG13, BG11

Scarf: RV99, RV66, RV34, RV63

Jacket: W6, W5, W4, W3, W2, W1, W0

Shirt: BG23, BG02, BG11, BG10

Want some more Sweet Escape inspiration? Be sure to join the Facebook group. You will be amazed at the gorgeous projects on there.

Thanks for stopping by!

Happy Monday x


Julia Spiri Freebie


Here is the gorgeous freebie image for the Kit and Clowder Group by Julia Spiri. I couldn’t wait to start on this image. For once I knew exactly what I wanted to do here in terms of the skin, hair and background before starting.

I saw this gorgeous artwork I think on the Jane Davenport Facebook page and just had to try the red hair against the greyish skin tone. I would love to confirm who the artist is and acknowledge them accordingly as this image is stunning!!!


Here are the topic colour combos I used.

Hair: RV99, R39, R29, R27, R24, R20


Sky (from bottom): B39, B37, BG09, BG18, BG75, BG72, BG34, BG23, BG11, BG000, Y11, Y00, YR61, YR65, YR68

Grass: YG99, G28, YG45, YG41


Skin: C3, T2, C1, BV20, B60, BG70, 0

Eyes: G28, YG45, YG41

Lips: R39

Outfit: V09, V06, V05, V04, V12, V01, V000, Y00, Y000

Flower Stem: G28, YG45, YG41

Petals: YR68, YR65, YR61, Y11



Check out Julia Spiri’s stamps here. You won’t regret it!


Sarah xx

Jess Taking Pictures


Here is the super awesome ‘Jess Taking Pictures’ by Sweet Escape. She is a beauty isn’t she. Loving all that gorgeous hair!! Click here to purchase.

Here are the colours I used:

Hair: T10, T7, T4, T2, V12, E49, E79, E77, E74, E34, E21, E23, E25, E27

Skin: E33, E11, E00, E000, R20

Lips: RV66, RV11

Eyes: G99, G94, G82

Glasses: Clear Jelly Roller Pen for dimension

Camera Lens: C2, C1, 0

The clothing was paper pieced and the silver camera and background edging were done with  Zig Wink Of Stella Brush Pen in silver.



Do yourself a favour and pick up this cutie from the Sweet Escape Digis Etsy store. She is so lovely to work with and is so versatile.

Thanks for stopping by.

Sarah xx


Gaming Boy


Got a boys birthday coming up?? If so, this new release digi called ‘Gaming Boy’ is just perfect. My 5 year old thinks this image is ‘the best ever’ and he’s a tough critic!!


Here are the copics I used:

Skin: E15, E13, E11, E53, E50

Hair: E59, YR27, YR24, YR21

Shirt: BG09, BG49, BG13, BG11

Jacket: R29, YR09, YR07, YR04, Y17

Jeans: T10, T7, C5, C3, Isocol (colourless blender) and a patch of denim

Shoes: T10, T7, T5

Wood: E59, E57, E55, E53

TV: BG49, BG45, BG23, BG11, BG000



Be sure to check out the whole range of All Dressed Up digital stamps at the Etsy store. This is one of the new release images for May but there are more so do yourself a favour and take a look at the store or on the All Dressed Up Facebook Group.

Thank You!