Saturday, 11 June 2011

bloom

good evening all.i hope you are all well.was so relieved to finish work earlier at 2pm.have not really done much, hubby has done the ironing for me and also made tea.he told me to sit and relax and make a card, bless him :D
so this is what i have created.
i am also entering this card in to the following challlenge:
1.stampin for the weekend - challenge 10 - lemon and lime.
a perfect excuse to use these 1st edition papers again :D
apologies for wonky photo.have made another centre step card but have made this one an inch wider to fit the image.
products used are:
white pearlised card,
hougie board.
lime card.
first edition papers - hideaway.
cc designs stamp - leisel.
promarkers.
stickles - stardust.
flowers cut from paper.
inkadinakado sentiment.

promarkers used are:
almond,putty,sunkissed pink,coral.
warm grey 1.3.4.5
soft lime,lime zest,lime green,pear green.
lemon,tulip yellow.sunflower,raw sienna.

background - forest green,pine,holly,pastel blue,artic blue,denim.

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for visiting me, means a lot.
have been busy deleting  a lot of my older pics from my blog that were blurry as my space was nearly full for my pics and i slowly working my way through resizing them too, its going to take a while, lol.
have a fab evening
luv coops xxxx

57 comments:

Netty said...

Beautiful card Coops and lovely zingy colours. Annette x

Fiona said...

oh gorgeous...love the colour combo and scrummy papers.

Fi
x

Donna said...

Absolutely stunning Nic, I'm loving this style of card...might have to give one a go :) Donna x

cardmaking bird said...

Oh wow - this is gorge!! Love the colouring and the shape and how you've put the flowers in the wheelbarrow!!! Hugs, Marie xxx

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Nic, it's just so cute! Love the fab design and very sweet image. Wonderfully coloured and love the barrow full of flowers. Your hubby is a darling , bless him. Enjoy your weekend hun.

Donna x

downrightcrafty said...

oh don't you just hate blogger when he is being silly, just posted a message probably lost it but if you get two I am sorry, wanted to say how beautiful this is so refreshing and that the image is coloured beautifully and I love that dotty image surround effect it really sets the image off so well
Have a lovely weekend
Kate x (fingers crossed this time)

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Hi there, beautiful card, fabulous colours and great layout. Hope you are on the mend now, ready for the weekend, hugs Heidi xx

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, i love the cute image, fab papers and colours too hugs pops x

Crafty Chris said...

Wow what fab colours and sweet little image, luv the papers, and what a lovely hubby you have.
Chris x

Cazza said...

Super cute card Coops and a fab and funky colour combo too! Such a sweetie!! :o)
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

craftymum said...

wonderful card Nic. Loving the 3D look
hugs sarah x

Vicky said...

Wow this is so gorgeous n cute Coops! love the sweet image and fabulous colours..and your hubby is fantastic too...I so hate ironing lol..!

have a lovely evening..hugs Vicky xx

Paulagriff said...

Wow this is fantastic!! Love the colours and the centre step style, your colouring is gorgeous, love it!! Paula :)

Katina said...

Gorgeous!!! Love that image and your zingy colours Nic. You've got your hubby well trained, lol! xx

Jennifer said...

Adorable Nic....gorgeous colours! xx Jenny xx

Sheila said...

Nic, Beautiful card. Such a cute image and those papers are fabulous. Loving that style of card too! Hope you better now! Sheila:)X

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Just gorgeous hun, love the shape & the colours are fab!
Hope your feeling ok now hun
hugs shell xx

Mau xx said...

Hi Coops its so good good to see you are up to creating xx Lovely Zingy colours, and that image is just so cute :) fabby hubby too. See you soon xx mau

Jacq said...

Hi Coops,
WOW another stunning creation!!! Love the super cute image, the dp's, the colour scheme is just perfect. Love the layout and the embellishments. Coloured to perfection as always. This would be perfect to enter into my Anything Goes challenge at The Poodles Parlour.
Hugs Jacqui xxxx

Julie said...

Fabulous Coops!! The colours are wonderful and the shape brilliant!! Gorgeous image too! Hugs, Juliexx

Lou said...

Hi! this i truly love,what a sweetie she is-really gorgeous card and love the sparkle on her wing.
hugs Lou.xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's I like the image and the zingy colours.
Kevin xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Gorgeous card Nic I love the gorgeous lemon and lime colours you have used they are so bright and cheery. Sorry to hear you haven't been feeling too well but hope you are feeling a little better now. Enjoy your weekend. Hugs Sarahxx

Debs M said...

great image, love the papers and the way you decoupaged them! fab colouring too x

Little K Smith said...

This is super-duper sweet Coops! :D I love the fresh colours, adorable image, fab design and love the little flowers in the barrow too :)
Kelly.x

kerry said...

Oh your card is so cute. I love those papers and the image is perfect.

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Coops,love the colours and papers.
Wendy xx

Mags said...

So bright and cheerful and pretty! I love those 3-D flowers, they are so effective! Good luck sorting the pics!!

luv, Mags x

Debbie said...

Hi Nic, great card. Love your beautiful fresh colours and your colouring is gorgeous.
Debbie x

Kimberly said...

WOW what a beautiful card. That's a color i don't use very often,,,yellow...i should as this is fabulous...
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Dodici said...

Fabulous card,love the colours and the cute image and how you have mounted the flowers.

Inkypinkydelights said...

Lovely card Nic, so bright and cheerful! Judy x

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card, very sweet image and great colours :o)
Jackie xx

Christine L said...

Awwww she's lov-er-ly! Love those colours...
Hugs
Christine x

Lisa xx said...

This is gorgeous, love the colours - goes well with your blog background too! well done to Mr coops for doing the ironing

xGemmax said...

Hiya Coops

Hope your feeling better sweetie!!
Gorgeous card...love the zesty colours, great layout & beautifully coloured image as always :D
hugs and xxxx

Teresa said...

Good morning Coops, love your card, so bright and cheerful, fantastic colouring and a cute image too. hugs Teresa xx

Janette said...

Gorgeous card Nic, love the little flowers cut from the paper, so sweet.xx

Ella's Design said...

Isn't she adorable?! I'm lovin' these bright and zesty colours at the mo' - a real taste of summer! Great colouring and plenty sparkle ( you can never have too much sparkle!) Not done one of these centre step cards for ages, may just have to do one...Lisa X

melsanford said...

Oooooh! Gorgeous card! I love those colours and how you've done the little flowers :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Wishcraft said...

SO pretty! Love the design and adorable image, gorgeous colouring too :o) Lisa x

Sue said...

Oooh I have never done one of these cards before,might have a go.Beautiful card Nic,loving the paper and cute image.Fab coulouring.
Hope you are getting a lot better.
Hugs Sue xx

nessy said...

oh just love those colours together coops, what a sweet card ~~cute image and love all the sparkly flowers!
vanessa xx

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Nic, what a gorgeous card. I love the sweet image and the papers are beautiful. The zingy colour scheme is stunning. Hugs, Denise x

Karina said...

Ohhh what a cutie card, Nic! It looks so great how you added the same flowers from the background to the image. And so wonderfully coloured!
Love it.
Hugs, Karina

CraftyC said...

Hi Nic, what a pretty card you have made. Love the colours and beautifully coloured
Clairex

Faye said...

Ooooh, loving the zesty colours. Cute, cute, cute card. xxx

Delphine said...

Another gorgeous card, Coops! I totally love the image and the colours are fantastic! Great design and gorgeous papers too! Hugs Delphine xx

sandy's crafty bits said...

how cute is this little card ... love the colours and love the little girlie with her wheel barrow

happy crafting and love sandy xx

sallysbitz said...

This is a brilliant card x
Love those citrus colours x

hugs sally x
sallysbitz.blogspot.com

tilly said...

this is just adorable Coops, love her, and the colours
Tilly

coldwaters2 said...

This is just full of sweetness Nic, those papers and image along with the card fold look super.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Juls said...

so adorable!!! I love the colours the fancy fold and her gorgeous glittery wings! Hugs Juls

jules said...

oh my Coops this is stunning!!!!

Caroljenks said...

GORGEOUS card! Love your colouring and that paper is scrummy (I'm loving the First Edition papers too!)

Carol x

xxxtglxxx said...

Lovely limey colours, and the cut out flowers look brilliant.

Cute image, and again, your background looks fab, especially how it has quite a bit of depth.

Your hubby sounds so sweet ;) awww.

hugs

xxalisonxx

Suzie McFloozy said...

Gorgeous card - I adore those DP's.

You certainly rocked our lemon and lime challenge at Stampin' for the weekend x

((hugs)) Suzie xoxo