Friday, 19 November 2010

the king is born.

good evening all.i know i`m late again aren`t i !! i got my inky mitts on this whiff of joy set today which matches my other kit, thanks to sue at crafty urchins for getting me this :D
so i`ve had a quick play and heres what i`ve made.
i am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.whiff of joy challenge = challenge 92 = tara`s sketch.
2.ABC christmas challenge = X is for xmas plus optional of flowers.

products used are:
dovecraft premium vintage papers.
cream card,
oval nestie.
flowers and leaves from stash.
ms doily edge punch.
burgandy ribbon from stash.
burgandy and gold lacey ribbon from a charity shop.
whiff of joy image and sentiment form the let us adore him set.

promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
satin.pastel beige,khaki.

and a sideways view.
i actually like my card tonight which is rare, i`m my own worst critic :D
thanks so much for popping by, always means a lot :D

luv coops xxxx


Donna Mosley said...

Hi Nic, WOW absolutely stunning card, Love it!
Fab image which you've coloured beautifully and those papers, ribbon and flowers look amazing.

Donna x

cardmaking bird said...

Beautiful card, great image and I love the colours that you've used. And that burgandy criss crossy ribbon stuff is lush!!! Marie xx

gina g said...

Hi Nicola Gorgeous card i love the ribbon and gorgeous flower. luv gina xx

Patsi said...

i love this, reflects the meaning of Christmas and I adore the colours xx

denny said...

gorjuss card nic love that lacey ribbon love those colours looks great denny xxxx

Ruth said...

Beautiful card! That ribbon is fantastic! Ruth x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Hurray!!! I am back in blogland. You have been very busy whilst I have been banned!! LOL!!!

Lots of lovely creations.

I think you are right ... we are our own worst critics. People always see our work differently to how we see it ourselves.

I have never seen a bad creation on your blog. They are all lovely.

Have a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Nic this is beautiful, that image is so lovely especially how you have coloured it, the design and colours of your card are superb.
Lorraine x

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Coops
Lovely card, and beautiful colours you make some beautiful cards. well done
love Margaret

Michele said...

Such a gorgeous card Nic. Love the colouring of the image and the details also. Thanks for joining us this week at WOJ. Hugs Michele x

Jackie said...

Oh my! This is so beautiful in every way :o)
Jackie xx

xGemmax said...

Absolutely stunning Coops....gorgeous image, fabbie layout and yummy flowers :o)
hugs and xxx

CraftyC said...

Beautiful card and a lovely image Nic. A great colour combo to!

nessy said...

wow! what a gorgeous xmas card ~ what amazing colour combo ~ and beautiful colouring of the sweet image ~ love it!!
vanesssa xx

nessy said...

just to say the biggest ever thankyou for my envelope that arrived yesterday ~what a lovely surprise and just love that card (was my fave on your blog)~can i ask what colour green you used on her clothes~thankyou so much again coops
hope you have a fab weekend
vanessa xx

karen said...

Beautiful card, love the papers and LO,Karenx

Anonymous said...

This is a totally 'Wow!' card Coops! The colouring is amazing as always, and I adore the ribbon detail and the flowers. Beautiful work x

Janette said...

Gorgeous card Nic, beautifully coloured.xx

tilly said...

love the Burgandy colours and that cream glittery card is lush........ what a gorgeous new image, I like doing cards with the REAL reason for Christmas

Sue said...

Hi Nic,love the distressing and the colouring is gorgeous.The image is lovely too.
Hugs Sue

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
wow what a stunning card,lovely image & colour work, gorgeous papers & embelies, luv the ribbon, sue,x

Delphine said...

WOW WOW WOW!!! Fantastic colour combo, wonderful image and papers and I love the ribbons and flowers, gorgeous! Hugs Delphine xx

Andrea C said...

more fabby work x

Vicky said...

Howdie doodie hun loving this card its lush, those papers are verrrrryyyyy nice & I love the ribbon. I know what you mean about being your own worst critic if it wasn't for my hubby who really gets involved as to the boys I dont think I would post half of my cards lol. They give me the swift lick up the ass I need sometimes lol. Hope you have a fab weekend hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

jules said...

Hi Coops wow love this card! the image is so lovely and the colours are fab!!gorgeous!!!!

Little K Smith said...

This is beautiful Coops, a lovely image, gorgeous colours and love that ribbon you found!

Anne H. said...

Your card is wonderful!
An adorable image and beautiful colors. Great take on the sketch.
Thanks for joining us at WOJ-challenges.

Elizabeth said...

Gorgeous card - love the colour combination - the burgundy of the ribbon and flowers is so rich and the lace ribbon is really unusual. Elizabeth

Andria said...

I would be pround of it too, it's a wonderful card. Love the accent colour too.

Anonymous said...

lovely card, Thanks for joining in with us on the ABC Christmas Challenge this time, Samantha :0)

Annie said...

a fabulous festive creation! thanks for joining in our challenge on the ABC Christmas blog.
hugs, annie x