Thursday, 23 June 2011


good evening all.i hope you are all well.
thanks so much for all the help earlier for crocheting.i`ve got some fabulous links to study now and i`m going to try again at the weekend.i will master it :D
so on to tonights card, just a quick simple one cos i spent too much time with me hook and wool.
i am entering tonights card in to the following challenges:
1.cupcake craft challenge - fabulous sketch.
2.ladybugs crafts ink challenge - challenge 33 - use red.
3.passion for promarkers - week 105 - parklife ( playing for fun ladies)

products used are:
cream pearl card,
first edition papers - desert bloom.
red papermania pearls.
sentiment cut from freebie papers.
wild rose studio stamp - out and about.
oval nestie.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
lipstick red,poppy,burgandy.
oatmeal,ginger,burnt orange.
sandstone,caramel, umber.
powder blue,denim,cool grey 4.pastel beige,khaki,warm grey 4.
and a sideays view.
and thats it, just a simple one :D
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
luv coops xxxx

updated................. oooooooooo super excited.have managed to make 2 half sort of flowers.still need to study the youtube tutorial a bit more but was so pleased with myself, hehe.
i also need finer wool,mine is too i just need to practice, practice,practice now ;D


Julie said...

Such a lovely and bright card. Love the sketch and image! Thanks for joining the Ladybugs this week. Enjoy the rest of your evening. Julie x

Wendy said...

Fabulous card Coops,love the image and those papers are gorgeous.
Wendy xx

Debs M said...

gorgeous bp's and juicy gems and such a lovely image too! x

kay said...

this is fab coops,have fun with the crotcheting,i have been playing and made some lovely flowers which went on a knitted bag i made,so its worth keeping it up,x

Debbie said...

Love your image and your colours and your papers are beautiful.
Debbie x

Catherine said...

Fab card!

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I have these papers, aren't they lush. Such a sweet image and love the way it pops out of the nestie. Fab card. Marianne x

Fluffles said...

Great card, love your colouring & love the layout. Good luck with the crocheting - I got all the stuff - but that's as far as it went! Jx

downrightcrafty said...

another bright and cheerful and as it states fun card great colouring as always and such pretty coloured pearls
Hugs Kate xx

Debs said...

Fab card Nic, love the papers. Good luck with the crocheting. I used to crochet squares as a kid and then tried again a couple of years ago. Managed to make a few flowers but decided it was too much effort lol. Can't wait to see what you come up with, might tempt me to pick up my hooks again. Debs xx

coldwaters2 said...

Oh I love this card Nic those papers are beautiful so is the image a super creation.
Lorraine x

Cazza said...

This is lovely Coops, such a gorgeous colour combo and perfectly coloured image too :o)

Sue said...

Lovely card Nic,great layout and image.Love your colouring.
Sue xx

Paulagriff said...

Love it, the image is gorgeous and i love the way you've done the background, good luck with crocheting you've more patience than me :)) Paula x

Fleur said...

Great card, the image & papers are fab
Hugz Fleur xXx

Nicola said...

Beautiful colouring coops, love the papers and the image
Love Nicola xxx

Mina said...

ooohhhhh she is just perfect with these colours and papers Nic...cant wait to see what your crocheted flowers turn out like
Mina xxx

Ruth said...

I'm still loving your brights! This is gorgeous! Ruth x

Karen said...

Anything but simple. Lovely card and I love the way you have done the shading around the image. Fab xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Gorgeous card Nic - great image and papers and love all those orange colours. Hugs Sarahxx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Another beautiful card Coops. Love the out of the box technique and those papers go perfect together.
Diane :-) xx

Jacq said...

Hi Coops,
Another absolutely Gorgeous creation from you!!! Love the cute little image, the dp's, the colour scheme is gorgeous too. Love the layout and the embellishments. Coloured to perfection as always.
Hugs Jacqui xxxx

cardmaking bird said...

Gorgeous card!! Those papers are really pretty and I LOVE that image - so cute!! Hugs Marie xx
P.S. Good luck with your crocheting! Can't wait to see what you make. I wish I could do something like that!

Christine L said...

Gorgeous Nic.. I love the way she comes alive with as the little dog is walking out of the oval!! It makes such a difference.
Have a good weekend and hope the crocheting goes well..
Christine x

Squirrel x said...

So gorgeous hun, love the papers and colours, and how cute is that wee little dog! Absolutely wonderful hun, as always Hugs Sxx

nessy said...

oh scrummy papers and beautifully coloured ~just love it!!
vanessa xx

Sarah said...

Beautiful card, love the image and colours x

Jacee said...

Lovely bright cheery card Lorraine, love the papers.
Hugs Jacee

Sue said...

Hi Coops, Wow! love this card heaps! The papers are really beautiful and love the image and your colouring! Gorgeous!

My mum just gave me a magazine kit with crochet hook and wool. I used to do it years ago. Going to see if I can remember how to do it !!!! Sounds like you are doing well with flowers!! Keep it up!
Hugs Sue xx

Dodici said...

Fab card,Coops!Love the image and the papers!x

Dodici said...

Fab card,Coops!Love the image and the papers!x

Andria said...

Aww gorgeous card, love the colour scheme and good luck with your flowers. Can't wait to see the finished result :) x

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is gorgeous, I love the image and your colours are fab, big hugs Pops

Anonymous said...

This is so gorgeous Nic! x

tilly said...

lovely cute dogie and posh sorry not been around much, with not being well, hope to visit more now
Tilly x

Sandra said...

Stunningly beautiful.......:) Sandra H

Liza said...

A gorgeous card, you've done a great job with the sketch. Thanks for joining us this week at CCC.

Liza x

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Nic, what a pretty card. I love the image and your papers are gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x
p.s. well done on mastering your crocheting - I wouldn't know where to start lol!

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Nic, what a gorgeous card. I love the image and your colouring is perfect. It's lovely to have you join us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

melsanford said...

Gorgeous card! LOVE those papers :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Whimsey said...

Super cute card; love the image, love the colors and love the DP! Marvelous!

Thanks for joining us at LCI this week!

Shelly said...

Gorgeous creation... great use of our sketch! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake. Shelly x

Little K Smith said...

Aw this is lovely! Such a cute image and I love the gorgeous colours and pretty papers too :)

Delphine said...

Such a beautiful card, Coops! the image is lovely and I love your colours and gorgeosu papers! Hugs Delphine xx

Andie's Space said...

Hi Coops,
This looks fabulous! I love the image & those gorgoeus papers. It looks so vibrant & colourful. Thanks for joining us at PFP!!!
Andie xx

Debs said...

Hi Coops :0)..gorgeous card those lush papers..thanks for joining us at PFP Hugs Debs x

Anja's KortKreasjoner said...

Such a fab, fab card, just love your colouring :)
thank you for joining us at PFP this week.
Hugs, Anja

Juls said...

this is so fabby!!! Love the pearl detail!! Hugs Juls