Friday, 13 May 2011

welcome back blogland :D

well hello there everyone.
cor that was along wait to get back up and previous post has dissapeared so am hoping it gets restored later as i had entered challenges. :D
any way its great to be back and i have a card to share from last night too.
i am entering this card in to the following challenges:
1.simon says stamp challenge - look what the stork brought.
2.cute card thursday - its so distressing
3.sketch and stash - challenge 61 - fantastic sketch (new is the papers, rest from stash)
products used are:
cream card.
provo craft papers - sofr serenity.
sewing machine.
whiff of joy willow holding baby and woj sentiment.
ms vintage doily punch.
flowers, butterfly and dew drops from stash.
utee embossing enamel.
marianne swirl.
i`ve done the cracked glass technique on the image, not sure if you can tell.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,baby pink.
vanilla,pastel yellow, mustard.
baby pink,cocktail pink,dusky rose.
background - almond,pastel beige,khaki.
and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
luv coops xxx

Woah nelly!!!! posts are reappearing quicker than i can comment on them so please accept my apologies if i don`t get round to you all.
my post has reappeared but looks like we have all lost our comments. ah well at least our blogs are working again,
off to bed soon, work in the morning.
xx coops xx


Liz's creative corner said...

Hi coops, my last post has gone too along with my new blog look, and it's put all my blog changes back to before so all my pictures are wrong, Mr Blogger is misbehaving badly!!! lol

your card is gorgeous hun, love the bitterfly and papers and your stamp is so beautifully coloured, hugs Liz xx

Hlora said...

very gentle job! Great image! And I love the details so much!!!

Andria said...

Lovely card, gorgeous subtle colours and the cracked glass effect is cool. Hopefully we are all back to normal now and it blogger dosn't disappear again lol.

angelwhispers said...

Well Mr Blogger sure is naughty today!! Mine is missing too!!

A gorgeous card Coops and just love the image with the craked glass looks so beautiful with papers and loving the look! Chanelle xxx

Sheila said...

Hellooooooooooooooooooooooo so glad Blogger is back - I have been trying all day to get on so fed up now!! But we are back!! Fab card Nic! Sheila:)X

Sue said...

Hi Nic,that was a long day,no blogs till now.Luuuvvv this card,the image and papers are just gorgeous,lets hope we all don't disappear again.
Sue xx

denny said...

beautifull card nic absoluterly gorjuss image love the backing papers and flowers to hun xxxxxx denny

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card Nic. Hope blogger is storted now! I've been having trouble for ages. Sue x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Hi Coops, thank goodness blogger is back. This is one of my fave baby images, love it. The papers and embellies are fab, so soft, just right for a baby card. Marianne x

Jacee said...

This is very pretty coops, such gentle colours, love it!
Hugs Jacee

Netty said...

I've lost a posting as well and now am unsure what to do.....
Loving your card Coops as ever its beautiful. Annette x

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oooooo you love this image too! And you have really done it proud Nic! What a lovely card! Judy x

Vicky said...

Simply stunning and gorgeous Coops...and I love the cracked glass effect hun and the pretty dp's..

So glad Mr Blogger is back...Ooh he has been very naughty lol!

and thanks for joining us at SnS...

hugs Vicky xx

Anonymous said...

I'm loving this CC,i delivered a baby today who was named after me.This card reminds me of today because dad said to his wife "You are amazing" when she gave birth to baby Shannon xxx

Mags said...

What a darling card, so soft and pretty! Fantastic embellishments, and such a beautiful image!

luv, Mags x

annies place said...

Hi Nic beautiful card, nice cracked glass effect,
Happy weekend Ann x

Anonymous said...

Amazingly gorgeous card, love the pretty detail, an the image is beautiful.

Just redid my last post that blogger pinched, will probably be two of the same by the

Hope your well.

Huggies Angel

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card, I like the image and the soft colours, ive lost a post too.
Kevin xx

Jacq said...

Hi Coops,
Another truly Beautiful card!! Love the adorable image you've used, love the dp's, the colour scheme is just so pretty, love the stitching detail and the embellishments. Coloured to perfection as always.
Hugs Jacqui xxxx

xGemmax said...

Absolutely stunning sweetie....just perfect in everyway & also love the cracked glass look on your image :oD

I think everyone went into to shear panic when blogger went off & now they are soooo relieved that its started to behave itself again lol

hugs and xxx

Fiona said...

Absolutely stunning card. x

Jennifer said...

This is so beautiful Nic. Love the cracked effect xx Jenny xx

Louise said...

Gorgeous card Nic - love the cracked glass technique.

Lynn said...

Lovely card - must try this effect sometime soon.
After all the problems with Mr Blogger my posting from yesterday disappeared too but it's just reappeared - unfortunately the comments have gone.

Lynn x

Julie said...

Another stunning example of how it should be done :)
I reposted my blogger chomped card,only to discover that 5 minutes later it reappeared! I refuse to remove it just in case!
Lets hope the blogger Gremlins are gone now,Julie.x

Feebsy said...

All I can think to say is stunning!

I love the delicate colours you've chosen and your colouring is amazing as always. I really like the broken glass too. Love it, love it, love it.


Michele said...

Gorgeous card Nic. Love the colouring of the sweet image and the details also. Hugs Michele x

Ella's Design said...

Love the delicate colours on this one, Nic. Those papers are delish! You can see the cracked glass technique fine - it really adds to the vintage feel...lovely!

Andrea C said...


Chrissie said...

What a beautiful card Coops and don't those papers look amazing with this sweet image?
Thanks for joining in again with Sketch N Stash.
lol Chrissie xx

melsanford said...

Beautiful card. Those papers are gorgeous and the butterfly is really pretty :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Faye said...

Oh Nic, this is just the most amazingly beautiful piece of work, you are so talented. xxx

Cazza said...

Aawwww Coops this is such a pretty card, love all the delicate colours :o)

Fluffles said...

Such a pretty card Coops - another winner I'd say! Jx

Irene said...

What a beautiful card coops, I love it, Irene xx

Mary J said...

Oh wow coops, an amazing card! I love your style!

maggie said...

hi coops
this is beautiful very serene

maggie said...

hi coops
this is beautiful very serene

sue said...

gorgous card, lovely subtle colours and the cracked glass effect is fab.sue xx

MaudMartha said...

Great card Coops very soothing colours. Have to say I like the new blog background it's much easier to read. Teresa x

Christine said...

defo has the awwww factor this one Nic..gorgeous soft papers & love the crackle job on the image..

smiles Christine xx

jules said...

oh wow Coops stunning card! love it!

xxxtglxxx said...

Norty Mr Blogger swiped my last post too :( I dont expect it back and I sat scratching my head re-posting as I couldnt remember what I had entered it in! :) lol.

Love your delicate card, its such a pretty image and you have set her against such pretty paper and flowers. Great sentiment too.



Little K Smith said...

Oh this is beautiful, I adore this image. Gorgeous soft colours and such pretty flowers too :)

Lee said...

really Stunning everything about

Delphine said...

Oh this is so beautiful, Coops! The colours are fantastic, so soft, and your papers and embellishments are gorgeous! Adorable image and the cracked glass technique looks fab! I love it! Hugs Delphine xx

Juls said...

this is just beautiful!!! I love the soft vintage feel that you have created!! Hugs Juls

Mandy said...

Beautiful card Coops, so soft and pretty, I love the WOJ stamp you've used and those papers are gorgeous, love it.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our "Look what the stork brought challenge
hugs Mandy xx

Daniele said...

wow Coops this is simply divine, I love the take on my sketch this week at Sketch N Stash
hugs and good luck