Friday, 29 July 2011

classic chick

good evening all.i hope you are all well.
work went quick today and hubby had been and taken most of the rubbish i wanted gone to the tip so was well pleased when i got home.
oh and another classic from little man tonight, a few days ago he asked me what a fiancee is, i said its what you call the lady who you are going to marry.so tonight he pipes up, ssshhhhhh mum, don`t tell dad but you`re my fiancee, lol.then follows a long explanation that errrmmmmm ya can`t really marry your own mum.
so i`m rambling again, tonight card i am entering in to the following challenges:
1.oldie but a goodie challenge - challenge 24 - fantastic sketch
2.colour create challenge - challenge 76 - pink,green and white

products used are:
pink and white pearl card
first edition papers - birdsong,love letters,desert bloom
paper studio sentiment
felt flower, white flower, pearl flower trim from stash
stickles - stardust
whiff of joy stamp
promarkers

not happy with tonights colouring :S
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral
sandstone,caramel,umber
pink carnation,blossom,rose pink
meadow green.apple.grass
blender
satin,pastel beige,, khaki - background

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
off to catch up with you all now ;D
luv coops xxx

**a little behind in commenting but need my bed now as work in the morning, catch up tomorrow**

59 comments:

Jane said...

This is gorgeous...love the dotty background!

Katina said...

So pretty Nic! There's nothing wrong with your colouring!! Love the pearl trim. Aww, how cute is your little boy! xx

Creations by Shirl said...

The sentiment says it all, you are one classic chick...Coops rocks out her craft room again! Luv the colors oooh so pretty with those gorgeous pearls....
Happy weekend my friend!

chris richards said...

Hi Nic, such a lovely 'girlie' card, love all the bling
love and hugs
chris richards
xxxxx

Lou Mac said...

Your son is a cracker!! Heehee.

This card is gorgeous - love the green and pink combo. The dots you've placed around her are really effective!

Hope you're well! xo

Sarah said...

Stunning card Coops, what do you mean not happy with the colouring, she looks gorgeous. Love the dotty background around the image xxx

Amanda said...

Hi Nic, oh that is so sweet your little man obviously loves his mum. The colours on th card are lovely and the pearls you are using are fab

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, fab layout and details gorgeous work, hugs Pops x x x

Vicky said...

Gorgeous Coops...and your colouring is fabulous hun...I just love it...!

have a lovely weekend...hugs Vicky xx

Catherine said...

Fantastic card as usual and the colouring is fab!!!

Donna Mosley said...

Aww! Nic, he is just a lil' darlin' bless him. Love this very pretty card, gorgeous image, papers, details. ALL GORGEOUS :o) Love it!

Donna x

Mags said...

Lovely! Such pretty colours! I love the dotted background to the image, it gives such depth. Ace job!!

(Children are so entertaining, the things they come out with! Bless!)

luv, Mags x

Sandra said...

This is fabulous what a gorgeous image and coloured perfectly:) Sandra H

pinky said...

Isn't it so sweet Coops when our little boys want to marry us,...then they grow up lol. Love your stunning card, those little pearl circles are so sweet on the felt. I love love love that image too. Makes one gorgeous card.

Wendy said...

Absolutely beautiful Coops,love everything about it.Hope you have a lovely weekend.
Wendy xx

Sally said...

Oooo, I love all those pearls! Pretty papers & another super image. Altogether a smashing card.
Sally x

Debs M said...

fabby colouring on her and the dotty background is superb, gorgeous card (cute little man) x

Rosietoes said...

Aren't wee ones so much fun with the things they say. :)

Lovely card Coops. Very pretty image.

Edna x

DesignerDiva said...

Fantastic colouring especially the dotted shading I love that and her slingbacks are fab lol - just what I'm looking for

Great take on Francesca's sketch, thanks for joining us at Oldie But A Goodie and hope to see you again

Laurie x

Ohneilly said...

A gorgeous card Coops. We really should write down all the funny things our kids say.
Today my son said "when I'm older I'm going to get laser eye surgery and shave my head so that I look like Van Diesel. As if son!!
They vertainly keep us smiling. :)

CraftyLoops said...

Beautifully classy card, I love all the pearls. Lee xx

Chrissy said...

This card is so gorgeous...love the pearls, so feminine, and pretty..Out of the mouths of babes eh!!thats so cute, he sounds like a very loveable young man...and a thinker???
Luv CHRISSYxx

Jennifer said...

Beautiful card Nic. Stunning colours. Awww your little lad sounds like a sweetie xx Jenny xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's, fab colouring as always I like the papers and all the sparkle.
Kevin xx

Kimberly said...

Beautiful sweet card...your design is fabulous...tfs

Mau xx said...

This is gorgeous Nics what fab detail, and your colouring as always is just superb.....
What a Sweetie Our Little Man is! He is wonderful, I love it when you share stories about him xx
Hugs Mau xx

xGemmax said...

Stunning card Coops...gorgeous image which is beautifully coloured & love all the detail :D
hugs and xxx

Diamond Doll said...

Gorgeous card Nic, the colours are fab and i love the sparkle you,ve added to her shoes and bracelet.
(hugs)
Trish (-:

Sue said...

Aww your little man sounds SO adorable Coops!!
Love this card. Willow Stamps are favourite of mine and LOVE your colouring!!! and those pearls are fab too. Gorgeous card!
Hugs Sue xx

Cor* said...

You are killing me with your pearly strands and such! Fantastic job! love the touch of sparkle and a sketch TDF!!

Sarpreet said...

hi there, this is gorgeous. love the colour combination of green and pink, and your flowers with the pearl gems in the middle. they are gorgeous.

That is a cute funny story about your son. I love the things that little kids come out of with. It is so full of innocence.

Dodici said...

Super card,Coops!Gorgeous image and papers and the pearl flower trim is so beautiful.x

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card, beautiful colour combo :o)
Jackie xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic love the colour's have a lovely weekend
Hugs Dianne xx :)

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous creation hun, hope you woke up refreshed
Kate x

Teresa said...

Oh wow Coops this is absolutely stunning, I love everything about it.
hugs Teresa xx

Janette said...

Hi Nic, Awwww.. little man loves you so much...make the most of it...lol...seriously he sounds so sweet....

Love your card and can't see a problem with the colouring Nic, it's fab.xxx

Delphine said...

Your card is so beautiful, Coops! I love the image and the colour combo you have used! Beautiful layout and the papers, flowers and pearls are so pretty! Have a lovely day! Hugs Delphine xx

Nicola said...

Stunning card coops, your colouring is fantastic, great image too! Love all the pearls and the dimensional corners
Love Nicola xxx

Angie said...

Hi Coops beautiful card love these colours together. Awhhh so precious out of the mouths of babes, my daughter used to say that she was going to live with me forever, i'll remind her of that the day she leaves home lol.
Hugs Angie x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

A gorgeous card.

Such a fab layout and I love your image.

Nothing wrong with your colouring that's for sure. If mine looked like that I would be over the moon!!!

I also love the background you have added to your image and the little touch of sparkle. Gorgeous!!

I hope you have a lovely weekend (once your work stint is over).

Your little chappie sounds so cute!!

Love Jules xx

Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Oldie But A Goodie challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

CraftyC said...

Gorgeous card Nic, very girly and a fab image
Clairexx

Martinas Welt said...

I love that card Coops!!! It is just gorgeous!! really! I can not tell you what I loike most...the colours, the pearls, your colouring, the beautiful flowers with pearls inside....everything!!!
And your son is such a cutie-pie!! =) I had to smile about your little story...soo cute!!
Hugs,
Martina

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

LOL some of things they say are so sweet!!
Gorgeous card hun, just love the colour combo!
hugs shell xx

CraftygasheadZo said...

Ah Coops this is lovely. Great colour combo. Lol my little man (who's 2 inches taller than me now!) used to say similar things, now I get asked to explain meanings of words I can't repeat on here! Zo x

coldwaters2 said...

Awww what a sweet thing to say to his lovely mum lol. I am so loving this beautiful card Nic, that image is gorgeous and I absolutely adore the design and colours, first class card.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Deb said...

so pretty, she certainly is dressed to go out on the town, love her glittery shoes and bangle!
Have a great weekend, Debxx

Sue said...

Gorgeous card,love her dress.
Sue xx

Whisper said...

Ooo classy hun and am loving the soft colours too.

Don't kids say the funniest things !!, Luv Sam x

karen said...

LOl Coops, that's a classic, just love what kids come out with! Your card is beautiful!! karenxx

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Nic, such a lovely card! This is one my favourite images. Love the background and all the lovely embellishments. How sweet of your little boy!! Luv & Hugs Trish x

~ Ali Watson ~ said...

This is fab!!

Ali x

Arline said...

Beautiful...your colouring looks fab to me hun!xx

Andrea C said...

Very very very lovely x

Christine L said...

Oooooh Nic! THAT's BEAUTIFUL!
Hugs
Christine x

Little K Smith said...

This is gorgeous Coops, I love the colours and all the pearls, oh and the felt flowers too :)
Kelly.x

cardmaking bird said...

Aww, that is sooo sweet what your little man said. Bless him! Great card, hun. (Can ya tell I'm playing catch up again - these summer hols are playing havoc with my crafting time!) Hugs, Marie xx

Julie said...

Wow Coops, this is so gorgeous!! Your colouring looks fab and I lvoe all the glitter especially round the image!! Fabby! Thanks so much for playing along with my challenge at Colour Create this time, Juliexx