12 January 2021

Winston Gardening

It is time for a new Digi-choosday Challenge over at Polkadoodles Challenge Blog.

The DTs brief for this week was use an image with boots. As a little girl I always wanted red wellies so who better to colour up than Winston Bear

There is a colouring video up on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making supplies

Spectrum Noir Illustrators Alcohol Markers
Stitched Rectangle Nesting Die
Glossy Accents 
Polkadoodles Ruth Super Mum Digital Paper 

Card Making Tutorial

Winston bear was printed and cut using the stitched rectangle neating die
He was coloured in the following vour combinations

Wellies CR11, CR9, CR7

Fur BG6, TN6, TN6, TN3, TN2

Path BG9, BG7, BG5, BG2, TN3, TN2, TN1

Grass DG4, CG3, CG2, CG1

Grass AG5, AG4, AG3, AG2, AG1

Trees JG7, JG6, JG5, JG4, AG4, EB6

Sky TB2, TB1

Fence GB8, GB6, GB4

Carrots BO3, BO2, BO1, YG3, YG2, YG1

Butterfly & Flowers PV4, PV3, PV2, PV1

Watering Can TB9, TB7, TB5, TB3

Inside Ears AP3, AP1

Dimension was added to the boots using glossy accents 

The Polkadot paper was cut using a larger stitched rectangle die

A piece of red card was cut again with a larger rectangle die

This was all mounted onto an A5 card

I am entering this into the following challenges

Thank you for reading

Happy Crafting

Claire xx


  1. What a great scene. I love the red boots too x

  2. Really cute card and image love the red wellies and background you created
    carol x

  3. Wow your colouring skllls are AMAZING!! This card is such a beauty! I think I would love a pair of red wellies now too!!

  4. Fabulous card, a delightful little scene for your cute bear in his lovely red boots.

  5. This is just gorgeous,such a cute image.xxx

  6. Loved watching your fabulous step by step colouring Claire, your fur colouring is superb..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  7. OMG this is the cutest of cute, love your steps and off to watch your video after my commenting is done..xx

  8. Hi again Claire, Thanks for entering your gorgeous card into our challenge of Anything goes at Lemon Shortbread Challenges. Hope to see you next challenge.

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  9. What a cute card Clair, I love how you hand created the scene for him, very clever! Take care and have a great day, Sue xx

  10. What an awesome card!!! Wow! Thanks for joining us at Pammies Inky Pinkies. Hope to see you again. Bonnie DT

  11. Oh, he is so cute!! Love those little red boots; so fun!! Your scene is perfect and your coloring is beautiful! Thanks for playing with LTSCB.

  12. What a sweetie Winstone is, and you have coloured him beautifully Claire. Love the way you have mounted up the wee scene too
    Stay safe

  13. Such a lovely scene and I love the boots!

    Thank you for joining us for the January challenge at Crafts Galore Encore Challenge.

  14. Gorgeous card and cute image.
    Have a lovely day

  15. This is absolutely gorgeous! Love your coloring and image are fab! ! Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Color It, Create It, Show It Off Challenge Blog.Neva

  16. This is beautifully crafted and perfect for our January challenge. Thanks for sharing your creative talent with us. Good luck and please stay safe and healthy. Also wishing you a fabulous 2021!
    {Color It Create It Show It Off Challenge DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  17. Beautiful!! Thank you for joining us at Simply Create Too Challenge this time and good luck :)


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