Saturday, 3 December 2011

happy birthday

Good evening all.i hope you are all well.seems to have been a busy day here today but i dont seem to have acheived
another non christmas card tonight despite the fact that i have loads to make still.i am in christmas denial mode.hehe
so on to my card which i aren`t at all happy with but its all i got to share.
i am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.papertake weekly - sketch time
2.creative inspirations - challenge 140 - turquoise,purple and white
3.paper shelter - challenge 42 - anything goes
4.simon says stamp - anything goes (3rd entry)
5.hotshot craft blog - challenge 1 - use promarkers

products used are:
white, purple and turquoise card
mix of mme.dovecraft and first edition papers
ms poinsetta punch - thanks christine
stickles stardust
pearls coloured with promarkers
inkadinkado sentiment
white gel pen
saturated canary digi stamp - poppy the circus girl
promarkers and flexmarkers

promarkers and flexmarkers used are:
blush.sunkissed pink,coral.cinnamon
antique white.sandstone,caramel.umber
turquoise,marine,petrol blue

and a sideways view.
looks a bit plain do you think.
thanks so much for poppiing by, means a lot :D
luv coops xx

oooooo,oooooooo,ooooooooooo be quick. new images are available now at saturated canary but going fast.
luckily i emailed bro my list and he was going to leave it till tomorrow but i told him the numbers were going down so he got them me now.eeeeeekkkkkkkk.
dont you know you`re addicted when you get so


Diane's Card Designs said...

Wow Coops this is absolutely stunning! The image is gorgeous and as always perfectly coloured. I love the purple and turquoise together.
Hope you feeling a little better!
Diane xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hiya Nic I love your card - a fab image and I love the colours you have used.

I think I am also in Christmas denial with you!! Too much to do not enough time.

Hugs Sarahxx

Anonymous said...

Stunning as always Nic and a fabulous take on the PTW sketch! Absolutely love the colours you've used and amazing colouring too! xx

jules said...

Wow Coops this is gorgeous! i LOVE the colours!

xGemmax said...

wow Coops...what a stunning card, gorgeous image which you have coloured with some beautiful the Dp's too!
hugs and xxx

Pink Dandelion said...

Fabulous card Nic. I've got all my Christmas cards sorted but nothing else lol. Debs xx

Paper Pixie Handmade Cards said...

love those 2 colours together so pretty coops K xx

Sarah said...

Hi ya, not sure why you aren't happy with it? It's gorgeous - love the image and the colours are wonderful. Doesn't look too plain to me at all - I'm tending to like clean lines at the mo. Sarah

Rachael said...

Lovely card Copps such a fab colour combo!! Love it!
Rach :) xx

karen said...

Fab colours coops, she is gorgeous, super colouring, hugs, Karenx

Sandra said...

Hi oh wow this is Stunning as always:)Absolutely love the colours you've used and amazing colouring too!:) Sandra H

Amanda said...

Love the colour combo, these images are just a joy to colour aren't they. It is a great card and I am also in Christmas denial.

Debs M said...

wow STUNNING colouring!! she is just gorgeous!!!!

Diamond Doll said...

Stunning card Nic,awesomw colouring and i just love the colour combo.
Trish (-:

Viv's Visuals said...

Fab card Matey! Gorgeous colours - don't think it needs anything else - love it!

Denise and Louise said...

Coops this is a gorgeous card - fabby colour combo.
Denise xx

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card Nic, I love the gorgeous colours & details hun. Amazing colouring as always. :o) Off to do a bit of digi shopping hehe!

Donna x

Fleur said...

WOW What a stunning colour combo, the image is gorgeous and a fab layout
BIG HUGZ Fleur xXx

melsanford said...

What's not to be happy with?!? It's gorgeous! Love the image and the colours are fab :-) Love it!!! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Little K Smith said...

This is gorgeous Coops! I love the lush colours and a fabulous layout too! :)

Julie said...

You do make me laugh,before you know it we'll be calling by to read the words " Hello,My name's Nic and I'm addicted to Canary's"
You certainly have a way with them,lol!.x

Deb said...

it is so beautiful Coops, not at all plain, love the image, she is a sweetie and love the glitter you added!
have a great weekend, Debxx

Rebekah said...

Lol Nic I have not long been in from work and went straight across and bought some SC digis! I checked on my break and they hadn't gone in yet (addicted much?!) This is so stunning I love the colours you chose, thanks for joining in the colour challenge at CI! I don't know why you aren't happy with this as it is just about perfect! Hugs Rebekah xx

Netty said...

Beautiful colour combination Coops and a gorgeous card. Enjoy the weekend, x

Lynn said...

Great card and a lovely colour combo, it's not too plain in my opinion. I'm also in Christmas denial mode as I don't like to think about Chrismas too early ... loads of time left to finish my cards and shopping ... isn't there !!!

Lynn x

CraftyLoops said...

Wow what a wee cutie with her wee mouse. I love the colours too, as smashing card as always Coops. Lee x

Chrissy said...

Maybe you should try sitting on this side of your is gorgeous the colour combo, and totally beautiful colouring...not too plain, the papers are very pretty, so why cover them...gorgeous.


Sue said...

This is So beautiful Coops! Love the colours. Awesome colouring and isn't she a cutie !!! gorgeous papers and layout - really sweet card!
Hope you're having a nice weekend!
Hugs Sue xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Just top shape Coops~
Great colour combo / image is so pretty and your layout is just fab....

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Hi Coops,
Simply gorgeous and I just love your coloring.

CraftyC said...

Wow, fab card Nic. This is one of my favourite colour combos but think I've only ever used it once. All coz of a few sheets of paper I bought years ago. Now I must think where I put the scraps as I just love this!

Kimberly said...

Oh beautiful...i love love love this color i say i love it:0) tfs
Have a look see on my blog...

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

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"Sunshine HoneyBee"


Welcome all, are you ready to see who was the big winner for my November blog candy...
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saturated canary said...

so beautiful!! i like the clean and simple cards...the image stands out so beautifully!! your colors and details are perfect!!


Debbie said...

Hi Coops...Beautiful card. I love the colours, simply stunning.
Debbie x

Kathleen said...

Hey!! Coops I can't understand what you're not happy with it. Its stunning. Beautiful colouring as always and fabulous colours.
Kathleen x

Susan Flynn said...

I don't know why you're not pleased with it I would be over the moon! The image is gorgeous and so beautifully coloured and I love your choice of colours x

nessy said...

wow coops ~another stunning card ~and just perfect colouring!!! ~love this colour combo !!
vanessa xx
ps hope you are feeling better!

Christine L said...

You're getting difficult to please if you don't like this card Nic.... It's FAB!
Congrats on your win above too! And yes, by the sounds of it, you ARE addicted!
Christine x

Mary J said...

She is just fab, coops, love the touches of glitter - doesn't need anything else!

Hey, I was wondering about the background of your name! I know your name is Nic so is coops a nickname and if so, why?! tell all pls!

Sarah said...

Stunning colouring Coops, love the colour combo x

tilly said...

it's beautiful and I love the colours, only thing I am not sure about is all these BIG eyes at the moment! lol

sandy's crafty bits said...

wow super card nic ... love the little image she is a real cutie and love the colours you have used ... thank you for popping over to see gracie's toothy card on my blog lol happy crafting and love sandy xx

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

lovely colours Nic.....great job !
Hope your mouth is getting better !!
love and hugs
chris richards

Sue said...

Fab card Nic,love the colours and the image is gorgeous.Nothing wrong with your card,it's perfect as it is.
Hugs Sue xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Oh hun this is just gorgeous! Love, love, love the colours!!

Hugs shell xx

Flowergirl said...

Stunning card, love those colours, and she is gorgeous x
Wendy x

craftymum said...

hi Nic
I am so glad you joined us at Hotshot Craft for our very first challenge. As I am running the whole blog for the shop I was a bit! scared that no one would enter!!!!!

Your card i stunning and it is beautifully coloured.
I hope you will join us for our next challenge

Hugs Sarah xxx

NGCARDS said...

Gorgeous card hun! Thanks for playing along at Creative Inspirations with our Colour Scheme & over at PTW! xxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Aww, this isnt plain at all! :) Its lovely - great colour combo and really sweet image.

Cant wait to see which of the new images you get!



Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Fab card, love the way you have coloured the image and the colours you've chosen are fab
Lindsay xx

Kristel said...

That is a stunning card Coops!!
Hugs Kristel

Shazza said...

just love the colours you have used, perfect x

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is stunning, love the image and all the pretty colours hugs pops x

Donna said...

Nope not plain at all Nic, gorgeous in fact and such beautiful colours together :) Donna ♥ x

carol said...

hi coops, what a gorgeous card, love the colour and the glitter, hope you are well, x carol

jenny said...

Beautiful card! Just my style and I love the colours x

Jenny xx

Andrea C said...

This is by far my favourite of your cards. The colour combo works perfectly and your colouring is well quite spectacular to say the least!!! xxx

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Beautiful cards...such cute images...thanks for joining us this week at TPS…..
Hugs Judith

Joy said...

Love your card, the colours are perfect as is your colouring.... thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

Cazza said...

This is fab Coops, love the colour combo. What a fab image!

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card coops :-) the image is very cute and the papers and colours are fab :-)

thanks for hoining us on the Papertake Weekly and Simon Says Stamp Challenges :-)
Lols x x x

Aunty Sue said...

Hi Nic this is just too fab for works love it and tell me how do you do the white dots around is it on grey I would be scared I would ruin mine. Brilliant and thanks for sharing with C.I this week. xx

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Nic this is absolutely stunning the colours you have used look truly wonderful the papers, design and that image are awesome. I have just bought a couple of digi images but I can't seem to get to colour them up, I think the old mojo had gone walkabout again.
Lorraine x

♥♥RubyM:)♥♥ said...

YOU ARE BAD Auss!! You got me cussing in public now lol!!!!

this is totally GORGEOUS OH MY!! I have been stolen from my breath!!!

Your colouring is perfect and what a cutie now I want her eeek!!!

she's a digi? Even better, WHERE,HOW??? LOL!!!

Coops you are brilliant hun :)

Pam said...

I think your card is perfect Nic, I love the colour scheme & as always your colouring is flawless!!