Friday, 25 June 2010

like a kid in a sweetshop.

hello all.well have a had a little play and here are the 1st of my cards using my new stamps.oh i can tell you, i didn`t know which to use first.am like a kid in a sweet shop.so with out further ado here they are.

card 1 is using one of the new city girls which have been released today.products used are dcwv latte papers.marianne swirl.prima eline flowers.papermania brads.sentiment from the whiff of joy summer kit.whiff of joy willow with coffee coloured with promarkers.chalk.

so i tryed to give willow a bit of a tan so colours used are
skin=almond,putty,blush,tan,caramel.
hair=blush,vanilla,sandstone,caramel.
shoes,dress,bag=cocoa,chestnut,walnut,shale.

the sentiment.

and a sideways view.
oh and i have taken my pics outside for a change as i was getting really bad shadows inside.lol

so onto card 2.i have used the new summer stamp kit for this one

products used are sand colured card.dcwv citrus papers.blue and white raffia.tim holtz distress tool.distress ink dried marigold.chalk.buttons from stash.image and sentiment from the summer kit.image coloured with promarkers and again i have tried to give him a tan but he looks a bit dirty, oops.

promarkers used are
skin=blush,sandstone,caramel.cocoa.
hair=cocoa,walnut,shale,black.
vest=amber,pumpkin,orange,spice.
shorts=lime zest,lime green,bright green,forest green.
ball,flipflops,short trim=cool aqua,sky blue,aegean

the sentiment.

and another sideways.
well thats it for now folks but hubby is on nights at the mo so hopefully i`ll be back later.hope you like these 2 and thanks so much for looking.
ttfn
luv coops.xxx

27 comments:

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nic
Both cards are fabulous,
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Carol said...

Awwww WOWZER Nic these are just STUNNING!!! I need her also lol! See you're also loving the latte paperstack, they're so lush aren't they. Your cards are always gorgeous Sweetie. Can't wait for more from your new stamps hehe. Lotsa luv xxxx

Andria said...

Your a brilliant advert for WOJ should get comission, those cards are perfect all your colours are so well matched. Loving the bright buttons on the second card too.

Jane said...

Both fab, great colouring too. Look forward to seeing the rest of your new stash. Jane x

Wishcraft said...

Both fab cards! Love the colours on the second one and I might actually have to buy the stamp you've used on the first one - I've never bought a WOJ stamp before lol. Lisa x

Mina said...

oooohhhhh you lucky girl, I think I might have to have this new city girl image shes fab and so cool in her shades...fabulous cards Nic
Mina xxx

jgaffneycards said...

fab cards, love the critus colours in the second one, and the hints of purple in the first one, you're a lucky girl with your new stamps :)

Jenny

Sarpreet said...

these are gorgeous - wish i had those stamps

Kathleen said...

Both fab cards. Kathleen x

Di said...

2 more lovely cards.Willow looks really cool,what better papers to go with coffee than latte and he looks a real dude in his shorts. love the bright colours. Di.x

Lizzy xx said...

2 more stunners from you hun...luv the images, lush colours & papers & the layouts are fab xx Lizzy xx :)

Julie said...

Coops!!! Fab, fab, fab!! Julie!

Noreen said...

Both are fab cards, love what you've done with them xx

Sue said...

Both great cards,love the papers and layout.Hugs Sue

Sheila said...

Been waiting for these to pop up here - they are lovely. Like the City Girl best! Fab papers etc. You ARE a walking advert for WoJ! Have a good weekend Nic, Sheila:)X

Vixx handmade cards said...

Hi Coops!, such stunning cards and I need these stamps lol!!, love the first one for the colour combo and the second for the layout, just sooo scrummy!!. Have fun crafting tonight with your new stamps (i'm green with envy lol), love Vicky xx

Elaine Stark said...

Both are great cards, it's a lovely feeling geting new craft stuff. Elaine

Messi Jessi said...

Two amazing cards, love the stylish feel to the willow one and the beach one is so cool, love what you did with the blue wrapped round the tattered cardstock - great!

Crafty Urchins said...

Hi nic, as usual two FAB cards. Luv the layouts and colours, you are very talented!!!! keep up the good work.
Luv Sue....xx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Two brilliant makes - love them both.

Great images and I love your colours on the second creation .. .. super summery (if that is how you spell it LOL!!).

I have visions of you colouring and creating all night if hubby is at work! Nothing better than a new pile of stash is there!

Have a great weekend.

Love Jules xx

Margarets designer cards said...

Two great cards, I can see you have been enjoying yourself. Margaret xx

Delphine said...

Fabulous cards again, Nic! I can't say which one I prefer! Love the images, colours and papers! And you are so lucky to have these new stamps... I will probably not be able to resist long :-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Diamond Doll said...

Two fab cards Nic, i love both the new stamps.
(hugs)
Trish (-\;

Jennifer said...

Oooh lucky you!! I ordered these this morning from WOJ. Guess I will have to wait a few days for mine. You have done a brilliant job with them Nic! xx Jenny xx

Fluffles said...

2 great cards here - so different, & so lovely. Jx

Vicky said...

Oh My Gosh these are just brill....I especially love the city girl...very sleek! Your colouring is FAB hun she truly looks gorgeouse. I've just brought a new Whiff Of Joy stamp from Crafts & Me but unfortunately they sent the wrong 1 lol but she has put the right 1 in the post now so should be here Monday....fingers crossed!! I've got the Dancing Willow 1, I'm a HUGE Magnolia fan mostly but I do like WOJ & this 1 I love... Anyway 2 GREAT cards

Lotsa hugs Vicky xx

Little K Smith said...

More gorgeous cards! Crikey you've been busy! Love these summer ones, gorgeous colours and fab images.
Kelly.x