Friday, 21 January 2011

sending a hug.

good evening all.i think i`m a little bit earlier tonight so hopefully some of you fab bloggers are still around :D
i`ve really enjoyed making tonights card.
i am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.whiff of joy = challenge 96 = chocolate,teal and cream.
2.friday sketchers = sketch 138 = fab sketch by jeanette.
3.stampin for the weekend = challenge 2 = getting warmed up.

products used are:
cream card.
papermania papers - various pads.
woodware leaf punch.
roses coloured with promarkers.
tim holtz distress tool.
suede ribbon.
woj image.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.rose pink.
soft green,mint green,lush,green.
vanilla,pastel yellow.mustard.
and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by.the number of people viewing my blog has dropped dramatically recently so to those of you visiting me, i really do apppreciate it so much :D
off to link up and then a bit of hopping.
luv coops xxxx


Mina said...

my viewings are the same Nic they have dropped a lot too...your card is stunning and I have just finished a card using this fab sketch...thank you so much for your birthday wishes
Mina xxx

Juls said...

so very gorgeous!!! Love the colours and the textures! Hugs Juls

kay said...

hi nic,your card is superb and i love the colour less comments i think everyone is hibernating because of the cold,x

Lindsey said...

Beautiful colours and a great image. She's doing what I am now, having me Ovaltine!
Love the sketch....I chickened out of this one as I'm not great at cutting out big circles! I know, what a wimp!
Have a lovely weekend
Linds x

Lynsey said...

Hi Nic,

Gorgeous card! I love the layout and fab colours! Looks great! Hope you have a good weekend hun! Lyns xx

Ruth said...

Gorgeous rich's got to be hot chocolate in there! Ruth x

Fleur said...

Another gorgeous card, the papers are really pretty & I adore the sweet image
hugz fleur xXx

Andrea C said...

Wonderful card it makes me feel all warm and cosy. x

lizzies said...

Gorgeous Card and I love the warm colours you have used.


jules said...

Hi Coops i love this image you coloured her so well! it's gorgeous!!

Diamond Doll said...

gorgeous card Nic the colours are fab and love your layout.
Trish (-:

Patsi said...

this is stunning and she is my favourite image. I adore the colours you have used. well done babe xx

nicolet said...

This card is really stunning!
Hugs Nicolet

Jeanette said...

Oh wow Hunni! This is absolutely Gorgeous! I really love how you've used the sketch and the coloring of this sweet WOJ image is wonderful!
thanks so much for joining us this week over at Friday Sketchers!
Hugs Jeanette xxo

Cazza said...

As always Coops another stunning creation! What a gorgeous stamp and gorgeous papers too.


cardmaking bird said...

Great card, Nic and I love how you've coloured the image. The mat that she's sitting on - looks like it been done with crackle paint, has it? Or is it some paper? If it's paper, it's got fantastic texture cos it's got me fooled!! Hugs, Marie xx

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Nic, sooo lovely, the colours you've used are great together. Love the image and your colouring is fab as always.

Donna x

karen said...

Gorgeous card, love those papers and this is a great image, Karenx

Kathleen said...

This is gorgeous Coops. I love the colour combo and the gorgeous image. I made a mistake by matting the wrong way round (like yours) and I loved it. I've been doing it since. Kathleen x

Andria said...

Gorgeous gorgeous card stunning colours. CONGRATULATIONS on your sketch saturday win too :). I won't look at my blog statistics as it would just confirm what I already know, i'm not the most popular blog on the block lol. But I'll always be a follower your work is really inspirational x

Vixx handmade cards said...

Coops she is gorgeous hun and what a fab layout too! Love the colours you have used and such fabby papers too :o)

Have a lovely weekend and don't worry about the viewings, your cards are just beautiful as ever :o)

Hugs Vicky xx


A gorgeous card Nic
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Jackie said...

Absolutely stunning in every way :o)
Jackie xx

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Nic, such a sweet image and love the colours.

sandy's crafty bits said...

ooo yes its gotta be hot chocolate for me too with marshmallows on top ... great card she looks like she is really enjoying her late cuppa ... love the colurs you have used ... sorry I have not visited much lately been kinda tied up with the grandchildren ... anyway thank you for popping by my blog ... much appreciated honey ... happy crafting Sandy xx

Janette said...

Hi Nic, finally I can do comments where I couldn't cards are as gorgeous as ever hun, have been looking at them even though I couldn't say anything....oh that was hard...hope all is well for you

Christine Levison said...

Ooooh Nic - I love the way you've created the shadow on that card... the colours are perfect too - all in all, GOR-JUSS!
Christine x

Amanda said...

What a really lovely card Coops. The colours are really apt for the stamp.
I have no idea why your blog numbers would drop as you have a beautiful blog.I am sure they will be back!

Kim Dellow said...

Wow Coops- beautiful! Just love the texture you have picked up on the image background. Gorgeous. Kim

Lee said...

Love this image one of me fav's.Gorgeous card,love the distressing.Great

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card - stunning colouring as usual x Susan x

Berni said...

Fab card as usual Coops, I wouldn't expect any less!

Thanks for joining us over at SFTW

Berni x

Sue said...

Hi hun
beautiful card, awesome colour work as always, gorgeous papers & design, sue,x

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card Nic! I love the colours and the layout. I really like that image, makes me think about wanting to curl up with a cup of cocoa and a good film!
Sarah xx :0)

Sarpreet said...

Really beautiful, great finished result,great image, great use of ribbon and beautifully coloured

Vicky said...

Hi hun fabby card love the image I have the same one yet never seem to get her out much I think it goes to show us crafters have too many stamps I barely get chance to use a stamp twice....sssshhhh dont tell hubby tho lol.
I've only just joined that bloggy-thingy-countery-mabob so I dont even know what makes the number go up or down I just joined 2 weeks ago lol. Still have no idea exactly how it works tho lol......maybe I should actually read

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

tilly said...

this is gorgeous, I looked at this challenge today, they are fab colours
Tilly x

coldwaters2 said...

Absolutely beautiful creation Nic those deep, dark colours remind me of cocoa, lol, this is truly awesome.
Lorraine x

Little K Smith said...

Another gorgeous card Coops, the colours go so well with the image, love the great layout too!

Chris said...

charming card, and perfect for the challenge. thanks for playing with us at SFTW

Delphine said...

Don't worry, Coops, we are still here... OK, late but here! I am so busy with work at the moment that I really have problems blogging every day! Your card is absolutely gorgeous! I love the image and colour combo and the papers are gorgeous! Great layout and distressing too! Hugs Delphine xx

Manuela said...

Absolutely beautiful!! ♥
Thank you for joining us at Whiff of Joy challenge blog.


Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a beautiful card with such gorgeous coloring and colors!! So rich!! Love the details with the distressing. Thanks for joining WOJ challenges.

Debz said...

A gorgeous card Nic. I love WOJ stamps and your colouring is fab