Tuesday, 26 October 2010

winter wonderland.

good evening all.got a big ammount of christmas shopping done again today.just my hubby and little man to concentrate on now.
so on to tonights card which has taken me far out of my comfort zone!! i really don`t do pastel colours very well, i prefer strong colours normally but wanted to give it a go,so here it is.
i am entering this into the following challenges:
1.wild orchid challenge = challenge 8 = pastels.
2.lili of the valley = challenge 70 =winterfun.

products used are:
scalloped card base.
plain card coloured with promarkers for matting.
pinkgem sentiment tag.
stickles stardust.
glamour dust.
glossy accents.
viva pearl pen in opaque.
dovecraft basics papers.
lotv image.
promarkers.
chalk.
promarkers used are:
cool grey 1,2,3,4,blush,artic blue,sky blue,baby pink,dusky rose.buttercup,tulip yellow,sunflower.

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, always appreciated.
i`m a little behind in my commenting again so better go and do some blog hopping.
ttfn
luv coops xxxx

34 comments:

Lisa said...

Hi Coops, Gorgeous card! Love the pastel colours and cute LOTV image.

Lisa x

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Nic, this is gorgeous. I just all the LOTV stamps - they are so cute. You sound as if you are well ahead with your Christmas shopping - I really must get started! Trish x

Netty said...

wow you really have done well with your Christmas shopping, am only a quarter way through mine......
Beautiful card Coops I love the pastels and the cute image. Annette x

Shaz said...

Aww Nic, this is so lovely. Love the pastel colours, i'm not into strong colours. Good job we are all different. Well done on all your Christmas shopping, you are so organised. xx

Delphine said...

You do pastels very well too, Coops, your card is gorgeous! I love this cute bear, the wonderful papers and great layout of your card! And the snowflake is really beautiful! I love it all!! Hugs Delphine xx

Julie said...

Hey Coops - love your pastel colours here!! Gorgeous image, beautifully coloured and a great layout!! Hugs, Juliexx

Carol said...

Such a gorgeous card as always Nic!! Would never say from looking at this gorgeous card that you're out of your comfort zone. How organised are you, having all your Christmas shopping done, I've not even started yet lol! Good luck in the challenges. Lotsa luv xxxx

Vixx handmade cards said...

Fantastic card Coops and so love the colours too! You have done a fab job on pastels, I would never thought you were out of your comfort zone, and you have coloured the cute bear beautifully,
Well done too on the xmas shopping, haven't even start yet yeek!!
hugs Vicky xx

crafting caz said...

Love the colours hun, its a fab design xxx

pickle said...

Aww coops this is adorable. Your colouring is beautiful as always xx

jgaffneycards said...

another beautiful card Coops, you've done really well with the pastel colours, i love James bear too, and he is coloured beautifully as usual, Jenny :)

Jules said...

I think you do pastel well .. .. this is lovely.

I am not impressed however with your Christmas shopping tasks. Lots to be done here and no ideas either!!

Love Jules xx

Sue said...

Hiya Nic,love the colours and the teddy.You did good chuck.
Hugs Sue

denny said...

hi nic loverly cutey card hun love the cute image and the pastel colours good luck in your challenges :) xxxxxxxxx

xGemmax said...

Stunning card Coops, gorgeous colours and fab layout!
hugs and xxx

karen said...

Very pretty, I do like that layout too, Karen xx

petra,s cards said...

whow coops this is georgeous!!! i love your collors!!

Jackie said...

Your pastel colouring is just as great as your vibrant colouring, very cute card :o)
Jackie xx

bosenberries said...

Love the soft colours... Robin

Squirrel x said...

Hey Coops, he's a little corker! The pastel colours work really well with him. Gorgeous hun. Hugs. Sxx

debby4000 said...

Oh this is so cute, fabulous card Nic.
luv
Debby

craftymum said...

Gorgeous Nic. How do you get your photos so clear?
hugs sarah x

Wishcraft said...

Adorable card Nic, love the papers and you've coloured the image beautifully :o) Lisa x

Margarets designer cards said...

Gorgeous card and love the image pretty colours lovely
Hugs Margaret xx

Bev said...

Fabulous winter fun card! Thanks so much for joining us at Lili of the Valley this week x

Donna Mosley said...

beautiful card Nic, so cute and very pretty colours.


Donna x

Kirsten said...

Hi Coops fabulous card you have done great with the colours, love the sentiment...hugs kirsten...x

Lena Katrine said...

Great creation in lovely papers and colours, with beautiful details! Thanks for joining us at LOTV this week - best of luck!
Hugs, Lena

jules said...

Hi Coops love it! just gorgeous as usual!!

gina g said...

Gorgeous card Nic i love the image i love these bears. luv gina xx

Whisper said...

Oooo what a sweetie and yes you do do pastels, Luv Sam x

Jennifer said...

You are scaring me now Nic, talking about Christmas! This card is so cute...I love the colours and little bear xx Jenny xx

Lee said...

Hi hunni.i absolutely adore this image.Your card is so stunning.Hugs xxxxx

Little K Smith said...

Aaaawww this soooo lovely! Adore this little bear and just love the soft colours and dotty papers too!
Kelly.x