Monday, 7 March 2011

new baby

good evening all, i hope you are all well.i am really late again!!, lol so i will just get on with it.
tonights card i am entering into the following challenges:
1.dream valley challenge = challenge 2 = new beginnings.
2.whiff of joy challenge = challenge 99 = blooms and buttons.
3.sketch saturday = week 145 = fantastic sketch :D
products used are:
blue and white card.
papermania papers.
pearls, flowers,buttons and ornate corner from stash.
marianne leaves.
pearl mica spray.
distress paint is rock candy.
compass cutter.
tim holtz distress tool.
whiff of joy stamp - willow holding baby.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,rose.
cool aqua,cyan,sky blue,aegean.
cool grey 1,3,blender.
close up of the flowers.
i coloured them with promarkers, spritzed them with the pearl mica spray and then coated in the distress paint.
and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, always means a lot :D
enjoy the rest of your evening and do pop back in the morning for my PFP dt card :D
luv coops xxxx


Cazza said...

Gorgeous card Coops, fabby papers and what an adorable stamp!! Glad you liked my sketch too :o))
Thanks for joining in the fun with us this week over at Sketch Saturday :o)

Delphine said...

Amazing card, Coops! The shades of blue are fantastic, the image so sweet, and the papers just perfect! Fantastic flowers and layout too! Hugs Delphine xx

Anonymous said...

Ah its so sweet! Love the crinkly flowers and that big button looks positively edible!!

Pinky xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Oh wow Coops this is gorgeous. Your hair colouring technique is perfect. I like the buttons in the centre of the flowers. Good luck in your challenges!

Diane xx

coldwaters2 said...

Wowzer Nic what a stunning creation firstly I adore the papers and colours secondly the distressing and flowers finally that image is a pure delight.
Lorraine x

Fiona said...

gorgeous creation the papers and the layout, such a beautiful image and I love how you have coloured the flowers...fab shade of blue!!


Lizzy xx said...

Gorgeous card hun, luv the lush colours & layout is fab ...good luck in the challenges.

xx Lizzy xx :)

xGemmax said...

Wow Coops......its amazing sweetie, gorgeous colours & beautifully coloured image!!
hugs and xxx

jules said...

Aaw! gorgeous Coops and love the colour!!!!

Elizabeth said...

Lovely card, great use of different sized circles cut our of DP and lovely papers. The stamp is beautiful and the buttons and flowers are gorgeous. Elizabeth x

Fleur said...

OH this is absolutly adorable, perfect colour combo
Hugz Fleur xXx

Mina said...

wow Nic what a stunner of a card...that blue is amazing, so bright and lush
Mina xxx

Lyndsey Marie said...

Fabulous card, love the gorgeous WOJ image and the papers and colour combo look great. Beautiful flowers and corner decoration, lovin the distressed look too.
Lyndsey xx

gina g said...

Wow Nicola this is just gorgeous and the colour is beautiful. luv gina xx


Hi Nic
A stunning card,love the colour's,
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hi Nic another stunning card. That image is adorable and I love your layout and the shades of blue you have used. Sarahxx

denny said...

thanks nic you were right i must have had me txt on white lol ive got it back ive got it opposite way around now black back ground were me cards go and white txt darent mess wanted me back ground white were cards are but while ya can se my comment box ill leave it how it is thanks anyway least its sorted great card nice layout and gorjuss image den xxxx

Diamond Doll said...

Stunning card Nic those colours are just beautiful.I have this stamp but not inked it up yet i,ll have to now after seeing this.
Trish (-:

Julie said...

Stunning card Coops! That blue is awesome!! Juliexx

xxxtglxxx said...

gorgeous deep blues and fabby DP, love your colouring on this.

Great flower centres, adorable image and a really stunning shabby chic card. :)



Kimberly said...

Beautiful card, love your coloring and added detail. Amazing.

Christine L said...

Such a precious card Nic..... perfect.
Christine x

Anonymous said...

Oh my word, you have done loads since my last visit and decorated your little boys room...
I am so can put a beautiful card together in a flash, where as I seem to take forever.
This card is so pretty, I love the colour theme and the distressed edges look fab...

Beautiful job hun

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous sweet card Nic, love the adorable image.

Jules said...

Hi Coops

My lappy is back up and running "again" .. .. yippee!!! Let's hope it lasts more than two weeks this time!!

I having been having a good look around all the creations you have been making whilst I have been "up to my neck" in wedding fayre preparations. You have made some gorgeous cards .. .. as always!!!

Love this one.

Such a beautiful image and your layout and flowers are lovely.

Hope all is going well and that your little man has kept that bedroom tidy!! LOL!!!

Love Jules xx

melsanford said...

Awww, such a sweet card! Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley. Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Teresa said...

Absolute stunning card Coops!
hugs Teresa xx

tilly said...

gorgeous colours coops, love your metal corner and the flowers

Little K Smith said...

Oh this is stunning Coops! Adore this image, love the beautiful blues and distressed papers! You've used my fave MS border punch and such lovely flowers, love the fabulous buttons in the middle of them too! :)

Melly said...

This is just simple stunning!
I love the image and that gorjuss blue!
Thanks for joining in the fun with Dream Valley Challenges!
Hugs M xxx

Manuela said...

Stunning card! ♥ Fabulous color combo!
Thank you for joining us at Whiff of Joy challenge blog.


Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Oh how beautiful!! I just love all the blue and your distressing. Gorgeous coloring and design. Thanks for joining WOJ challenges!