Monday, 27 June 2011

happy birthday.

good evening all.i hope you are all well.i think we are brewing up for a good storm here, its really muggy and grey.
work was a  real chore, it was just too hot, could not wait to get home to kick off my shoes :D
so on to my card toniight which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.cards for men challenge - challenge 13 - stars.
2.my mums craft shop challenge - challenge 11 - one for the boys.
3.paperplay challenge - week 25 - stars and stripes.
4.sketch saturday - week 161 - fabulous sketch
5.stamptacular sunday challenge - challenge 117 - stars and stripes.

products used are,
pearl card coloured with promarker for matting.
dovecraft papers
string from stash.
stars cut from papers.
sentiment tag
lotv image
promarkers.
tim holtz distress tool.
promarkers used are:
bkush,sunkissed pink,coral.
sandstone,caramel,umber.
blue pearl,china blue,midnight blue.
pastel beige,khaki,
mint, lush green,pine.
ice grey 1,3,4

background - satin,pastel beige,khaki,warm grey 4.


and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
my little mans sports day tomorrow so if i don`t get around to everyone tonight it will be tomorrow night instead :D

ttfn
luv coops xxxx

50 comments:

downrightcrafty said...

he reminds me of my boys shaking to listen to the contents, love the colouring and the background fabulous and these dove craft papers are just perfect for the little guys too
Hugs Kate xx

Martinas Welt said...

Oh Coops, this one is really cute! I love all the stars, the colours and just how the card looks like! Fantastic work dear!
Have a nice day!
Martina

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Nic, love this gorgeous image and fab papers. Both are some of my all time faves. Stunning colouring and distressing. Hope sports day goes well and you both enjoy it.

Donna x

jules said...

Hi Coops im playing catch up now!! love the card it's gorgeous as usual!

Debs M said...

beautifully coloured, fabby card x

Mau xx said...

Fab Card Coops, Love the distressing and colouring, and isn't he just a cutie.
Hope our Little Man enjoys his sports day and that it isn't toooo hot. Hugs Mau xx

Julie said...

Great boy card, Coops - your colouring is so great! Perfect papers, too! Hugs, Juliexx

Irene said...

Fabulous card, love the colours and cute image,Irene xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Brilliant card, love the image and the design, fab colouring too.
Kevin xx

Creations by Shirl said...

what a fun card, coops!
Luv the blues going on with your card. cute image....

Little K Smith said...

Aw a fabulous boys card Coops! A gorgeously coloured image and I love the papers 'n' stars too!
Good luck to your son for his sports day :)
Kelly.x

Faye said...

I ABSOLUTELY love this card. LOVE it. xxx

Wendy said...

Fantastic card Coops,he's so cute and coloured so beautifully.
Wendy xx

Jacq said...

Hi Coops,
Another absolutely Gorgeous creation!!! Love this LOTV image, a real cutie lol, love the dp's, the colour scheme is just perfect. Love the layout and the embellishments. Coloured to perfection as always.
Hugs Jacqui xxxx

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww fabulous card, awesome colouring as always, fab papers & design, sue,x

Amanda said...

Fab card Nic

Andria said...

Aww it's brill, perfect for little boys young and old :) x.

Cazza said...

Coops this is absolutely FAB!! Love the stars and DP's, a brilliant male card!!
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

Sandra said...

Another wonderful card love th layout and embellishments .:) Sandra H

Juls said...

very cute!!!! Loving the distressed edges!!! Hugs Juls

carrie-lee said...

a gorgeous card hun, love the distressed look xxx

Nicola said...

Stunning card coops, great image, design and colour combo.... not much left so I guess I love it all!lol
Love Nicola xxx

Christine L said...

This. Is a stunner nic.. Your shadowing around the image is fantastic and brings him to life. Enjoy your little mans sports day! x

~ Ali ~ said...

This is so darn cute loving this card Coops. Brilliant

ali x

Ruth said...

Such a little cutie! Super card, Ruth x

Rebekah said...

Super cute coops love it! Hugs Rebekah xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hi Nic gorgeous card. I love this cute little boy and he is beautifully coloured. Love the stars and stripes too. Hugs Sarahxx

Vicky said...

So cute Coops..! love the image and the dp's are super hun...!

hugs Vicky xx

Kimberly said...

Super sweet, coloring is fab as always...tfs
www.justwordz.ca

Dodici said...

Fab card,love the stripes and the stars,lovely colurs,cute image,just great!x

Leighpea said...

A beautiful card as always. Trying to get back into crafting, so came to yours for inspiration. I just wish my cards would turn out half as good as yours!

Nannieflash said...

Wow fabulous card, love those LOV images. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Jackie said...

Brilliant card, I love the diagonal stripes and the delightful image :o)
Jackie xx

debby4000 said...

Love your fabulous cute card Nic.
luv
Debby

Jules said...

Hi Coops

A brilliant male card. Love that cute image and that scrummy little sentiment tag!!!

Hope the sports day goes well. Hopefully the weather will be a little better for it today.

Love Jules xx

Chrissy said...

Fabulous card Coops, the colours are gorgeous, love the image, he is adorable.Fabulous paper and details,
Luv CHRISSYxx

Angie said...

Hi Coops love the card the image is coloured beautifully and the papers are fab.
Hugs Angie x

Andrea C said...

You are so supreme at colouring and I just love this card x

Wishcraft said...

Fab card :o) Cute image and gorgeous colouring, love these papers too. Lisa x

Debbie said...

Hi Nic, what a great boys card...Love this image and beautifully coloured too.
Debbie x

Sue said...

Hi Nic,that box looks well shaken lol.Fab boys card,love the image and colors.
Sue xx

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is really gorgeous hun, a stunning creations hugs pops x

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is really gorgeous hun, a stunning creations hugs pops x

Lee said...

Absolutely Fantastic.xxx

Julie said...

Perfect colouring girlie! goes just fab with those papers,well done to your little man,an olympic sportsman for the future! Have a great evening,Julie.x

Delphine said...

Fantastic card, Coops! Lovely image, fab colour combo and I love your papers and distressing... Some day, I will try... when I feel brave enough:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Karen said...

WOW this is really awesome!! Thanks so much for playing along this week at Paper Play
Hugs
Karen
xxx

Céline said...

Fab card coops, love the layout and papers great coloring
thanks for playing with us at paperplay this week
hugs
céline PPC DT

Grenouille Greetings said...

Beautiful colourwork! Fabulous papers and embellies. Thank you for participating in our Stars and Stripes them at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge this week. Hugs, Lesley

melsanford said...

Fab card! I love this image and those stars are fab!!! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx