Thursday, 31 May 2012

CRAFT challenge - background text

Good morning all I hope you are all well.The plaster is now off in the living room and bedroom.We are now waiting for the plasterer to get back from his jollies and then once its done the decorating will have to start :(.
Today is a new challenge at the CRAFT CHALLENGE blog and also my last challenge as GDT.
I would like to say a huge thankyou to the ladies for having me as one of their GDT`s, i have really enjoyed it.
So the challenge this week is BACKGROUND TEXT.
The sponsors this week are:
                                              Sponsor 1: My Heart Pieces
                           The prize for winner 1 is 3 images from her blog of choice.

My Store

                                              Sponsor 2: eyeCandie Creations
                     The prize for winner 2 is a choice of four digital stamps from their store.

                                Sponsor 3: Saturated Canary Digital Stamps
                                 The prize for sponsor 3 is digis of choice from her site.

Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Sunday Sketch and Stamp challenge - Donna`s sketch
2.Simon says stamp challenge - Anything goes- 2nd entry
3.I love promarkers challenge - Challenge 119 - Use a Digi
4.Fab n Funky challenge - Challenge 123 - Celebrations

I was also able to choose a digi from Kristas shop to use for this challenge, thanks Krista ;D

Products used are:
Scalloped card blank
Aqua and white pearl card
Forever friends papers - New arrival
WOC roses
Gems from stash
Saturated Canary digi - New Baby
Promarkers and Flexmarkers

Promakers and Flexmarkers used are:
Blush,Sunkissed Pink,Coral,Cinnamon,Cocktail Pink
Cool Aqua,Duck Egg,Surf Blue,Aegean
Meadow Green,Apple,Leaf Green

and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot.
My day off today so me and my friend are going for brekkie as the cafe we go is shutting tomorrow for good, so will have to go somewhere new next week.
Have a fabulous day :D
Luv Coops.xx


Catherine said...

Gorgeous card, fab image and I love that pearl in her ear!!!

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Coops, Wow! What a wonderful new baby card - perfect colouring (love her earring!) a fabby card, Hugs, Teresa x

Caroline said...

WOW this is gorgeous love the image which is coloured brilliantly and the papers and colours are fab. Have a good day. Caroline xxx

Fluffles said...

Sorry I haven't been past for a while - life gets busy! Beautiful card Coops & great colouring & design, Jx

Anonymous said...

Such an elegant card Coops, love the pearl as an earring, I would never of thought of doing that!

Hope the plaster off the walls doesn't drive you mad too much, it's so dusty when you are having that kind of work done isn't it?

Big hugs xx

kraftyk said...

A beautiful new baby card Coops, love the gorgeous image, which you have coloured beautifully, fab papers layout and colour combo.
Kim xx

Squirrel x said...

Simply beautiful hun. Sxx

Christine L said...

Hi Nic

Love the beautiful muted turquoise on this fab card.... and that image of course...... which is GORGEOUS!

Hope you get plastered soon!! hehe

Christine x

sue - aka bearhouse said...

WOW!! This is stunning. The image is so beautiful and I love the colours and gorgeous papers

All the best

tilly said...

Love the fab sketch on this card, it makes your fab image elegant and not to fussy, great colours

sandy's crafty bits said...

oh wow what a super little card ... love the colours and the papers and love the little image ... ooo love it all ... well done ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Doreen said...

Gorgeous work ,love the image you have used,great

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card, fabulous colours and I love the layout :o)
Jackie xx

Viv's Visuals said...

Just so lovely Coops - and a perfect card to welcome a new baby. x

Twocrafty said...

Gorgeous!! Love the colours, the image is yummy and her earring is fab! Another fantastic card xx

Faye said...

Maybe I should stop visiting you as all I seem to do is sigh at your beautiful cards. This is another beautiful card! Love it Hun. xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is gorgeous Coop's, I like the image, the colours and the roses.
Kevin xx

Alessandra said...

♥♥wow, that's so pretty, Nic♥♥
Hugs, Alessandra

Heidi said...

This is lovely coops, those little bobbles on the blanket are a great finishing touch in sparkle. I like the image lots too. hugs heid x

Gemma said...

aww this is so sweet! fabulous job hun :) x said...

This is gorgeous love the colours image and papers, love the pearl on her ear great touch. Marlene

Crafty Chris said...

wow a stunning card luv the image and the gorgeous colours, hope they dont make too big a mess.
Chris x

angelwhispers said...

Beautiful Coops and such lovely soft colours! Chanelle x

Lyndsey Marie said...

Beautiful card, love the new SC image - a little different to normal. Gorgeous pretty papers and flowers. Love the pastel colours and the colouring of the image looks fab.
Lyndsey xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oh Nic this is lovely! Love that earring! Judy x

Denise and Louise said...

Perfect new baby card. Stunning image, beautiful papers and gorgeous colouring. Love her earring too!!
Denise xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Elegant baby card... love the colouring and layout....

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A beautiful card Nic. I love the image I haven't seen that one before and also your gorgeous colours and flowers.

Hugs Sarahxx

Susan Flynn said...

Wow coops this is just brilliant! And what a fabulous image, love the papers! Hugs Susan x

Joey said...

Awwwwwwwwwww Coops this is totally adorable, beautiful colourwork hun. Joey xx

Tina said...

Beautiful card Coops, love the colours and what a fab image. Tinaxx

Sarah said...

Stunning card Coops, love the image and how you've coloured her, fab layout and colours xxx

rosie said...

gorgeous card. love the image. fab colours x

xxxtglxxx said...

I think this card is just adorable hun! :)

Super-sweet image and fab colouring too!



xxxtglxxx said...

I think this card is just adorable hun! :)

Super-sweet image and fab colouring too!



Debs M said...

this is so sweet, love the colour scheme too x

Berit said...

What a beautiful card! Lovely image and great colouring. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week.
Berit x

pinky said...

Oh Coops, what an image! I adore this card!

Rebekah said...

Just stunning as always sweetie gorgeous colours hugs Rebekah xx

jo said...

Aww, Coops, that's gorgeous!Fab image, love the colours and that litle pearl earring!
Hugs Jo x

Sarah said...

Hi ya, another fabulous card - love how you've added the earing, brilliant touch.


Donna Mosley said...

A very beautiful new baby card Nic, love the gorgeous image and details.

Donna x

Pink Dandelion said...

Brilliant card Nic, love the colours. Hope you enjoyed your brekkie. Debs xx

Donna Mosley said...

Doh! forget my head n all that. Thank you for joining in with my sketch over at SS&S, love what you've done with it. :o)

Donna x

Lorraine said...

Awww coops. That's just gorgeous.

catherine said...

Super card Coops and great image. The colours are beautiful too
x catherine

Wendy said...

Stunning card Coops, beautiful image, love her pearl earing.
Wendy xx

Sandra H said...

Oh so sorry to hear your leaving and this is your last challenge for them, yours card is just gorgeous and l can see why your was a gdt member your creations are just out of this world so so beautiful:)x

Mina said...

wow what a lush shade of blue that paper is Nic so soft and perfect for this beautiful image...I cant believe you were dissapointed with yesterdays cardm are you made girl lol...its a stunning card, amazing colouring and wow to the combo..perfection
Mina xxx

Kathleen said...

Hi Coops, I just adore this image I think its so pretty and beautiful. You have coloured it so perfectly and picked pretty soft colours.
Kat xx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

So pretty, I love the layout and the papers, the colours are fab and I love the beautiful roses
Lindsay xx

WeirdCat said...

Great card, lovely design and colouring and good eye to detail re the earring, fab, thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers this week
Ruth x

Sue said...

Aww this is beautiful Coops! what a wonderful image! I love your soft colouring - her hair looks amazing! and the pearl earring looks perfect! Fab papers and layout - it's a stunning card! :-))
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Carole said...

Love your choice of colous & your take on the sketch. Thanks for joining us over @ SS&S and good luck.
Happy crafting
Carole xXx

Vicky said...

Very pretty card, I love the colours you have chosen

hugs Vicky x x x

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Little K Smith said...

A beautiful card Coops, a gorgeous SC image and such lush colours too :)

Anita said...

This is such a gorgeous baby card. I love that image and you've colored it beautifully Coops!

jules said...

oh gorgeous card and fab colouring as always!

Maria said...

OMG! This is gorgeous! Love it!

Maria B.

Samantha - Sparkly Moo said...

I love the colour scheme and your colouring is fab! :)
Thanks for joining us at Sunday Sketch & Stamp!
Have a good weekend x

Lorraine said...

This is just gorgeous I love the colours and your colouring is stunning!
Lorraine x

Emma H said...

Beautiful card - great image and such wonderful colouring! Thanks for playing along at Fab N Funky this week!

coldwaters2 said...

I am so in awe of your wonderful creativity Nic, you have coloured that image to perfection, the papers, flowers and colours all blend so perfectly together, superb work.
Lorraine x

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous, beautiful card Nic, love the colours and the image

Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.