Sunday, 1 April 2012

tiny fingers

Good evening all.i hope you are all well.its been a lovely sunny day here in staffs today but oh so cold, brrr.we have been out to dinner so no washing up and then nipped to argos to get a replacement charger for little/big mans 3ds which he managed to break last night.
so enough of my waffle and on to my card which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.simon says stamp challenge - anything goes - 5th entry
2.truly scrumptious challenge - challenge 77 - use lace
3.moving along with the times challemge - challenge 142 - cute n cuddly
4.the sketchy challenge - challenge 20 - chantals sketch
5.lets ink it up challenge - challenge 22 - distressing
6.stamptacular challenge - challenge 157 - playing with pastels

products used are:
white pearl card
forever friends new arrival papers, stamp and sentiment
lace and pearls from stash
diecuts heart from a friend :D
little flowers were from my sister for christmas
viva decor pearl pen
promarkers and flexmarkers

promarkers and flexmarkers used are:
champagne,sandstone,cappuccino.caramel.umber
light fawn.tea rose,rose peach
baby pink,cocktail pink,watermelon
champagne,linen,light fawn for shading

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
off ot do a little bloghopping whilst watching silent witness :D

luv coops xx

74 comments:

Time-To-Share said...

This is just so cute Nic!! I love the soft pastels and your wonderful layout! Luv & Hugs, Trish x

Becky said...

Super sweet card, I love these papers and stamps.
Becky x

Sandra H said...

This is so pretty Coops! lovely cute image and the papers are gorgeous as are the flowers and the pearls and just about everything you have done its so lovely:)x

Jovan said...

This card is so ADORABLE!

Pink Dandelion said...

Really pretty card Nic, love all the layers and the pastel colours. Also like how you have echoed the pearls with the pearl pen, great effect. Debs xx

Debs M said...

gorgeous, great lo and colouring, love the papers..im blog hopping and watching sw too! x

Larissa said...

So very cute Coops! Love your sentiment and the papers are all so adorable.

Hugs,
Larissa

*Jellie* said...

Such a cute card- love it!

Creations by Shirl said...

Oh how cute is this Coops... love that wee bear and bunny... pretty baby card love the pinks and those pretty papers....

SuzanneK said...

So pretty, love all the distressing. Thanks for taking part in our challenge this month at LIIU, good luck. Hugz Suzanne

Catherine said...

Gorgeous pastels on this, love it.....

crafty-stamper said...

Absolutely beautiful (as always) love everything about it--carol xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Michelle said...

Fab card, love the colours and the layout xxx

Tina said...

Lovely card Coops, love the pastel colours you have used and your colouring is fab. Tinaxx

Roma said...

So cute ! love everything about this adorably cute card,image ,die ,flowers ,papers pearls ,very pretty card coops x

Little K Smith said...

Aaaww this is so pretty Coops, I love this little bear and so gorgeously coloured. A great layout too and lovely soft colours :)
Kelly.x

Shaz said...

Gorgeous card Nic, so pretty and i love all those layers. Superb colouring once again. xx

Julie said...

What an adorable card Coops! enjoy your evening,Julie.x

Squirrel x said...

Oh wow Nic, he is so adorable. Love the sketchy way you have coloured him, that is amazing, and your distressing is always so perfect! Gorgeous hun, simply gorgeous. Sxxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Awww, this is so soft and cute! :) Love the pretty papers, the really shabby edges and the gorgeous pearls round the sentiment. I love all of it actually! :D lol.

BTW, today is the launch of the new look blogger, whether we like it or not, we are all eventually going to be migrated over to it, and thats why things have been crippling today - it wont last forever, but they are tweaking around with stuff again. tut.

hugs

xxalisonxx

Debbie said...

Hi Coops...your card is absolutely adorable. Love the papers and such a cute image too.
Debbie x

susiestacey said...

AAAwwwww.... how sweet, beautiful x Susan x

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A stunning card Nic. Such a cute image and beautifully coloured and I love your papers and the use of your pearl pen.

Hugs Sarahxx

Lou Mac said...

Ahh Coops this is a cutie!! Love the soft shades and that sentiment is too cute!! Those papers are a bit yummy too! xo

mvatinson.blogspot.com said...

Hi Coops, Have been away for the weekend, not long back, this card is gorgeous, the image is really cute, colours are stunning. Marlene

Susan Hogan said...

How sweet! Love all that detail and embellishing! Thanks for joining the fun at LIIU!

Janine said...

Such a cute card Coops. Love the pastel colours and the layout.
Hugs, Janine xx

Sue said...

Aww this is mega cute Coops! Love the image and your colouring is beautiful. Gorgeous papers and embellies - I love those flowers with the little pearl centres and the sentiment with the pearls!
Hope you have a great Monday!
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

Linda said...

Such an adorable card.. Beautiful papers and the little image is so darling.. Love it!!
Hugs, Linda

Mau xx said...

This is gorgeous Coops, I love the sweet colours and the sketch is beautiful as is the image.
Thanks for taking part in MAWTT challenge.
Hugs Mau xx

Lou said...

Really sweet card Coops,amazing colouring too and love the little pearls-the alphabet paper is lovely.
hugs Lou.xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coops, the ff bear is really sweet and I like the design.
Kevin xx

Christy Beans said...

So sweet! Love the "texture" you got on the bear's fur with your coloring and the distressing is perfect. Love the dottiness too. LOL I did have to laugh at the sentiment, seeing as neither the bear nor the bunny has ANY fingers. LOL Happy April! =)

Elaine said...

Great image and lovely papers Coops what a lovely card I love it , the colours are beautiful.
Hugs Elaine

Jennifer said...

Hi Nic. Gorgeous card. Love the soft colours and sweet bear xx Jenny xx

Chrissy said...

Adorable Coops, such pretty soft colours, gorgeous image...beautiful..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Anita said...

So gorgeous. Sweet image and fabulous coloring. Those papers are so pretty too.

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

too sweet!

June Nelson said...

Gorgeous Coops love all the pastelly shades and the teddy is just sooo squishy and gorgeous, lovely baby card hunnie xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Mandy said...

Such a pretty card Nic,I love all the layers and your image,colouring and detail as always are perfect....
Mandy x

Inkypinkydelights said...

Nic this is gorgeous! I am loving these pastel colours, your layout is fabulous and as always your colouring is spot on! Judy x

Lors said...

Gorgeous card, this is so cute...love everything about this card ...Lorsx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie I love this that little bear is so cute, fab colours too and I am loving your layout I love cards with layers, gorgeous work hugs pops x

Cor* said...

Of course Coops you always know how to color these bears so perfectly! Wonderfully soft look and feel! Thanks so much for rockin the socks off of Chantals Sketch this week at The Sketchy Challenges! And for playing with us at LIIU!! Take Care.

Jackie said...

What a delightful card and image, beautifully coloured :o)
Jackie xx

debby4000 said...

This is gorgeous Nic and so cute.
luv
Debby

Sandy said...

Absolutely beautiful card, love the soft colours and gorgeous image, Great distressing too!
I've added my name to your follower list.
Sandy

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh WOW this is stunning what a great card, I love the way you have coloured the bear, Thanks for playing on MAWTT this week, Hazelxox

tilly said...

loving the soft pastels on this pretty card, also the delicate lace
Tilly

Feebsy said...

Oooh this is so cute I really love the colours you've used and the effect on the bear's fur looks brilliant. I really like the die cuts and the pearls on the sentiment too, such a great card.

Feebs
xx

Laura said...

Love the way you've coloured the bear Coops! And those distressed edges are fab. Very cute card!
Laura xx

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Hi Coops, beautiful little card, love that bear and bunny. Have a great half term, hugs Heidi x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh wow Nic this is sooooo cute and totally adorable, I love, love how you have coloured that wonderful image and the design is fantastic, the papers look so soft.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Sarah said...

Absoloutely stunning Coops, love how you've coloured the image and the design is fab x

Sheila said...

AH Nic, This is so sweet and just perfect. Have a good week, Sheila:)X

Elaine Stark said...

A beautiful card. Fab distressing an colours. Elaine

Bea und Doreen said...

such a super cute image. Love your layout and the colour combo
Many thanks for joining us at Stemptacular Sunday this week
Hugs
Doreen

Aud said...

This is so cute coops, love the image and your layout. Aud x

Sheena said...

Gorgeous card Coops. I love the subtle colours on it, so cute!
I'm just having a quick catch-up - I'm just back from 3 weeks holiday in Australia, so looking forward to seeing what I've missed.

Sheena
xxx

Marion said...

Hi Nic,
This is just soo cute. Love the layout and delish papers and the pearls accent the sentiment beautifully.
hugs
Marion

Flowergirl said...

Totally adorable! Love the cute image and those beautiful pastle papers! Not seen those before, I like!
Wendy x

pinky said...

Stunning card, such a sweet little bear and love how you did the fur.

Christine said...

Gorgeous set of papers and image etc. Just lovely. I really like the pearl detail round the bottom of the sentiment. Gorgeous idea. Colouring is amazing as always! xx

Katina said...

So gorgeous Nic! xx

jules said...

gorgeous cute card!!!

kayjben said...

this is so beautiful - the colors are perfick

Marie-Louise said...

Beautiful card. Sorry have not been commenting recently as I could not get logged on to your blog - it kept closing down.

Christine L said...

Such a gorgeous card Nic.... i really love the pastel colours and that FF image!

Hugs
Christine x

Huny said...

A stunning card, love the blend of soft colours. I didn't find it an easy challenge too many elements for me, but you have used them to full advantage.

Michele Roos said...

This is such a gorgeous card Nic. I love the image you've used and the colouring is fabulous. Thanks for joining us this fortnight at Truly Scrumptious. Hugs Michele x

Sandra Mathis said...

What? You're not entering the Sketchy Challenges with a Crafts & Me image? :-) Well, this this little bear is adorable as well. Great take on the sketch & coloring. Thanks also for joining in with Truly Scrumptious' lace challenge.

Have a Happy Easter, and let's hope we get some warmer weather!

Hugz,
Sandy

Bettina L. said...

Oh my god this is so pretty. I love how you've arranged the papers and distressed them. Your colouring skills are excellent and I love the use of flowers, pearls and lace too. Thanks for playing at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back sunday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Em's Craft Corner said...

This is so, so gorgeous. I love the fluffy effect around the edges of everything.

Emma xx