Thursday, 24 November 2011

seasons greetings

good evening all.i hope you are all well.seeming as i was a cheeky little madam and manged to con this stamp out of my christmas parcel, i thought it only fair to use it on tonights card.
i am entering my card  into the following challenges:
1.the sugar bowl challenge - challenge 72 - gayles sketch (2nd entry)
2.ladybug crafts ink challenge - challenge 47 - winter blues
3.creative inspirations challenge - challenge 139 - winter colours (blue,grey and white)
4.i love promarkers challenge - challenge 93 - anything goes
5.scrapbook sisters - card challenge 61 - christmas time
6.papertake weekly challenge - christmas crackers

products used are:
white pearl card
charcoal pearl card
dovecraft christmas back to basic papers
snowflake charm with gem centre
papermania sentiment
sparkle is a mix of blue glimmer paint,white pearl paint and distress paint, rock candy
simply sassy stamp - seasons greetings
promarkers and flexmarkers
white gel pen


promarkers and flexmarkers used are:
light fawn.blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon
cloud blue,celestial blue,cadet blue,midnight blue,ice grey 5
ice grey 1,2,4


and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
off to do some blog hopping now, i will see you all tomorrow :D
luv coops xxxx

51 comments:

Chris(craft) and Dave(photos) Richards said...

Oh super gorgeous Nic !
love and hugs
chris richards
xxxxxxx

xGemmax said...

ooooo you little con artist LoL...but worth it thou sweetie as its absolutely stunning, gorgeous colours & love the distressed look too!!
hugs and xxx
Gemma

*Jellie* said...

I'm not suprised you couldn't wait to get your hands on it! A beautiful card as ever- love the glitter paint effect. I've been playing around with shimmery inks recently- such fun experimenting!

Joey said...

Coops it is absolutely stunning, love the layout and the detail, the little definition of the nose you gave her is too cute! Joey x

Denise and Louise said...

OMG this is adorable. Love the colour combo and all the distressing. Great colouring on the image too. Gorgeous card.
Hugs
Denise xx

jenny said...

Love this card Coops.....stunning colouring, love her blue hair :)

Jenny xx

Rosietoes said...

Fantastic card. Love the colours.

Edna x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love the image.
Wendy xx

Crafty Chris said...

OH you naughty girl but absolutely stunning, in saying that I couldnt wait to use them all, cant wait to see the one with the glasses.
Chris x

Debs M said...

WOW stunning colouring, love her blue hair, what a gorgeous card x

CraftyLoops said...

Gorgeous card, the colours are perfect. Lee xx

Kathleen said...

A stunning card Coops, gorgeous image, stunningly coloured. Love it!
Hugs Kat xx
Ps I have blog candy up for grabs for my followers xx

Sue said...

Naughty girl Nic,and why not lol.Love the colours used.Fab card.
Sue xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

I can see why you couldn't wait, she is beautiful, and I love the colours you have used.
Kevin xx

Catherine said...

Wow! Love the way you have coloured this!!!

Lorraine said...

wow coops huni this is so beautiful i love the detail in your colouring her nose looks fab sweetie keep these beauties coming xx

Lorraine said...

Ooooh, I love this Coops. All the texture is fabulous and the icy colours too. Great card. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

Deb said...

wow, stunning card Coops! so love the blue hair, gorgeous image!
Have a great day, Debxx

Sarah said...

Stunning card Coops, the image and how you've coloured her is beautiful. Love the colours and the distressing looks fab x

Sue said...

WoW she is a stunner! I love her big blue eyes and that hair with the holly - so pretty! Beautiful papers and layering - really love it!!
Hope you go on ok tomorrow hun!!
Will be thinking of you!!
Love Sue xx

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

This is a beauty! Just love how you colored her hair.

xxxtglxxx said...

Just popping by to wish you all the best for tomorrow hun :)

Im sure it will all go well.

Love that you conned your hubby out of the xmas stamp! LOL. I do that too with xmas stuff, no point in shoving it away for a year is there! ;)

Stunning and gorgeous, her hair looks fab and the way you have shaded her face is amazing.

Will catch up later, and take care,

hugs

xxalisonxx

Creations by Shirl said...

Wow such pretty blue hair....
Love your stunning card Coops....
great colouring and awesome layout....

Sarpreet said...

stunning card using your christmas pressie... lol

June Nelson said...

This is beautiful coops and well done for getting the stamp lol you naughty mare, mind I would have done the same he he. its a beautiful card and I love the way you distress, stuning x

Sarah said...

Oh wow Coops, this is stunning!! The sparkly distressed look you've created is fab and your colouring as always is stunning!
Sarah xx

Susan Flynn said...

Oooh gorgeous coops well worth the con!! Beautiful colouring as always - put it back in your present now!! xx

Teresa said...

Hi Coops,
This is a stunner! - I love the colours you used in her hair, just gorgeous, Love it, Hugs, Teresa x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Oh hun this is just stunning! Love the colours & the distressing is great!
Hugs Shell xx

jo said...

Wow, that's stunning! Love your colouring and the layout and the FAB sparkle!
Jo x

Tonje said...

Beautiful. You did it again ;)

nnalorac said...

I would of done exactly the same Coops, a long time till the next one. Gorgeous card and she is stunning. Carolxx

lis-m said...

Hi honey...
this is truly a stunner !!
I must ink mine up! she looks a dream to colour
Hugs xx

pinky said...

Wow, another stunner Coops, love the icy feel to your card. Thanks for joining us at LCI this week.

Janette said...

Brilliant card Nic, oh I do love her hair, it's a fab colour, works so well, what a great image.xx

Jacee said...

Super card Coops, fabulous colouring.
Hugs Jacee

Julie said...

My goodness,this is such a gorgeous card,loving the colours and your amazing colouring!(Are you sure you didn't mean to add a GD after your entries name lol!) Thanks for joining us in our challenge this week at LCI,Julie.x

Rebekah said...

Goodness this is stunning what a fab image Nic Thanks for playing at CI hugs Rebekah xx

Christine L said...

Hi Nic...
Wowwww ..... loving this card.... and her blue hair which is coloured so perfectly (as always!)
Hugs
Christine x

Little K Smith said...

Oh this is stunning Coops! A gorgeous image and I love her blue hair! Lovely papers and I love the snowflake too :)
Kelly.x

Delphine said...

You were so right not to wait, she is gorgeous! WOW, you really have done her justice, she is so beautifully coloured! Brilliant choice of colours too and the layout and distressing are fantastic! Hugs Delphine xx

Maria Therese said...

Stunning ♥♥ Thank you for joining us at the Sugar Bowl ♥

NGCARDS said...

Gorgeous card hun! Thanks for playing along with our Winter Colours theme at Creative Inspiraitons! xxx

jules said...

wow stunning!!!!

~ Ali ~ said...

Simply stunning!!

Ali x

DesignerDiva said...

Super card, stunning colouring and I love that little charm!

Thanks for joining in the Winter Blues at LCI this week and good luck with the challenge
Laurie xx

Fiona said...

wow Nic....absolutely stunning!! Her hair is amazing!!

Thanks for joining us at The Sugar Bowl.

Fi
x

Diane J said...

You're just like me - Im using my MS punches that were supposed to be opened on Christmas day !!! Your card is so lovely and christmassy, loving the 'frosty feel' to your card and I like the way you have distressed the edges of the paper - it now looks like it is edged in snow. :o)
Love Diane xx

Juls said...

utterly gorgeous and magical! Hugs Juls

coldwaters2 said...

Hiya Nic I see I have so much to see here, you have been busy. Wow, this is a real stunner that blue hair is really striking, she is a beauty for sure. The colours and distressing on the edges of the papers look awesome it reminds me of well worn Denim, this is truly awesome.
Hugs
Lorraine x

cardmaking bird said...

Well, I've spent a v enjoyable hour or so having a nose through all of the cards that I've missed and I've gone all the way back to here!! I've finished on a stunner and my goodness girl, I've seen loads of stunning cards on my journey through the last couple of months. Your talent knows no bounds, Nic!! Thanks for sticking with me and I'll be back regularly again now!! Lots of hugs, Marie xx