Saturday, 19 May 2012

inky time

Good morning all.i hope you are all well.off to work soon and then some housework when i get home.eurgh!!
i have had quite a few inkylicious stamps and i finally found a little time to have a play with them last night.
i am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.wild orchid challenge - week 50 - anything goes
2.creative craft challenge - distressed
3.paperplay challenge - week 20 - destruction

products used are:
cream pearl card
wild rose studio papers- letters from paris
marianne corner die
pearls from stash
pearl mica spray
distress inks - spun sugar,victorian velvet,antique linen
wild orchid crafts roses and gardenias
inkylicios stamps - aviary 1 and mother sentiments

close up of the stamp.
and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by,mean a lot :D
apologies too that i am a little behind with you all, i will get around eventually.

luv coops.xx

75 comments:

Chrissy said...

Beautiful card Coops, love the sentiment and so true...gorgeous image and flowers...very pretty..

Luv CHRISSYxx

cebelica said...

Wow Coops, this card is stunning. You know I love vintage things and this card "sceams" vintage. lol Everything fits together perfectly and I love all the details. So beautiful!!!

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

This is gorgeous Coops, I love that image and that gorgeous pearl effect too, lovely. Hugs, Teresa x

Mrs F said...

Beautiful card Coops, really like the stamped image and distressed edges.

Have a good day at work xx

Alessandra said...

you're amazing! You've created the lovliest card of today (sorry peeps!). Like the vintage effect and the sentiment. The colours are divine and actually the whole card is stunner!
Hugs, Alessandra

Aud said...

This is beautiful coops love teverything about it really nice. Enjoy your weekend. Aud x

Jackie said...

What a beautiful card and a wonderful sentiment :o)
Jackie xx

Sarah said...

Stunning card Coops, love the softness x

mvatkinson.blogspot.com said...

This is stunning coops, the colours are gorgeous. Marlene

Vicky said...

It's beautiful coops!! I love the simage and the soft colours, really gorgeous

hugs Vicky x x x

downrightcrafty said...

totally beautiful and gorgeous distressing and vintage feel, love this one
Hugs Kate xx

Catherine said...

Gorgeous card, love the soft colours and the sentiment is fab...

Amanda said...

Coops this card is a stunner. The lovely mellow colours and the sentiment is super. I love everyhting about it xx

Doreen said...

Wow this is just gorgeous ...love the image and pretty colours....a fabulous sentiment.xxx

jo said...

Gorgeous card, Coops!Love the colours, the image and that sentiment is lovely.....so true!Hope you're well.Happy weekend!
Hugs Jo x

Donna said...

Beautiful and pretty card Nic, I love these soft pastel colours together and your gorgeous added detail :) Donna ♥ x

Pink Dandelion said...

Beautiful card Nic, love how you have got the vintage effect, when I try it just looks tatty. I think I'll leave it to you. Debs xx

Rebekah said...

Gosh this is so beautiful a truly stunning card! Do check out the SFTW blog too you have won something sweetie! Hugs Rebekah xx

Wishcraft said...

Gorgeous card Nic! Love the image and it looks so lovely with the pearly background. Fab colours and details too :o) Hugs, Lisa x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's I like the soft colours and the wonderful sentiment.
Kevin xx

tilly said...

this is beautifully done with the distress inks and the fab birdcage stamp, love the pastel look

jules said...

wow stunning card Coops!

Marie-Louise said...

Wonderful card. Would love to know how you did the background behind the bird cage.

amanda stokes said...

Hi Coops,
Gorgeous card,lovely image,details and papers
Have a lovely weekend :) x

Jo Davies said...

Simple gorgeous Coops love it, big hugs Jo xxx

Rosietoes said...

love the vintage feel of this one Coops. Beautiful card.

Edna x

rosie said...

another stunning card Nicola. fab colours. love all the embellishments x

karen said...

Beautiful card coops, lovely distressing, hugs, Karenx

Sarah said...

Oooh this is just sooo gorgeous! Love the effect you've got over the birdcage stamp. Your colours are wonderful too, so pretty.

Sarah

Pop's Cards said...

Beautiful card sweetie ♥

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A stunning card Nic. I love the image and the beautiful sentiment. I love all your inking and flowers too.

Hugs Sarahxx

Loopylou. said...

wow coops that is just awesome, I love the effect of the stamp on the birdcage!!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Mary J said...

Wow, so stunning coops!

nnalorac said...

Gorgeous Coops, super background you've created for your image, lovely colours, distressing and sentiment, love it. Carolxx

Creations by Shirl said...

love that vintage effect on your card.... great sentiment and love all those blooms...

Ella's Design said...

Love the soft vintage style on this, Nic! Fab stamps, inking and embellishments and that sentiment is so lovely (and true!) Lisa x

Jovan said...

WOW...this is STUNNING!

Dangina Martinez said...

Love the elegant look. So pretty!
Tons of Hugs, Dangina

crafty-stamper said...

stunningly beautiful card love all the details and the flowers and the lovely soft colours -great sentiment too
carol x

maxine said...

This is stunning I love the design, I'm sure I have this stamp somewhere lol and you have given me inspiration to use it again. I love the sentiment too x

Mandy said...

Oh wow Nic,this is beautiful...Love the colours and the image and sentiment are fabulous....Enjoy the rest of the weekend....
Mandy x

Sally said...

Hi Nic, this is absolutely beautiful, I love everything about it. The flowers are amazing & so delicate looking.
Sally x

Viv's Visuals said...

Beuatiful card Coops and the sentiment is absolutely everything you can say about Mums.

June Nelson said...

OOOh Coops this is the one for me today, its delish!! its so beautiful hunnie and so pretty and everything!!!! love it xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

So pretty and elegant, I love the gorgeous colours and the birdcage image is fabulous
Lindsay xx

Sandra H said...

So beautiful is your card and the sentiment is stunning:)x

mylittlecardstudio.blogspot.com said...

Stunning~i love the birdcage, the papers, layout and sentiment. Fab! Hugs, Jill x

Vicky said...

Simply stunning Coops...and love the layout too hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card and what a lovely sentiment too x Susan x

Julie M said...

Gorgeous card, Coops - love the shabbiness and the distressing, and the pearlised/crackle effect over the image.

Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week.

Julie :o)

Little K Smith said...

A stunning vintage style creation Coops, I love the texture on the image, gorgeous colours n flowers and a great design too :)
Kelly.x

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Teresa said...

Gorgeous card Coops, great image and layout. Thanks for visiting my blog. Teresa xx

Time-To-Share said...

Wow, this is beautiful Nic. I love bird cage images and the sentiment is just lovely too. Stunning creation! Luv & Hugs, Trish x

Mau xx said...

This is Stunning Coops, love the sentiment and all the amazing detail.
Hugs Mau xx

Gemma said...

Wow Coops..what a stunner & love this vintage look which you do so well...fantastic detail too :D
hugs and xxx
Gemma

catherine said...

This is stunning Coops and beautiful colours. Loving the effect on the birdcage piece
x catherine

Hazel said...

Beautiful card Coops - love the stamp and the papers are just lovely.

Thanks for stopping by to see me and leaving me a lovely comment.

Take care and Toodle Pip.

Hazel xx

kraftyk said...

WOW stunning card Coops, love the vintage look, fabulous image, papers and embellies.
Hugs
Kim xx

Donna Mosley said...

Nic, this is sbsolutely stunning, the image and embellishments are gorgeous.

Donna x

Wendy said...

Absolutely stunning Coops.
Wendy xx

CraftyLoops said...

Holy cow Coops this card is simply beautiful. I love everything about it. I'd even go as far to say that its one of my favourites of yours most definitely. I do love my shabby chic. Lee x

Mina said...

wow I love the vintage shabby chic design of your gorgeous card
Mina xxx

Alyce said...

Coops this is just amazing! I love the texture on that image and all of the beautiful soft tones. Lovely attention to detail and embellies too :)

Maria said...

Wow Coops, this card is stunning!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Hugs,

Maria B.

Heidi said...

Pretty and vintage, lovely combo. and more of the gorgeous flowers. hugs heid x

Sue said...

Wow! this is beautiful Coops! what a sweet image and sentiment. Love the gorgeous papers and flowers - and the beautiful corner with the pearls - it's a perfect Vintage/Shabby Chic card!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Grenouille Greetings said...

Not so easy the second time...but wow what a card! Love the uber vintage feel and the delightful stamps and embellishment. Hugs, Lesley

Julie said...

Stunning! Love the stamped corner and fab colours!! Juliexx

Andrea C said...

Oooh what mother wouldn't be over the moon to receive this little piece of joy. x

Andrea C said...

Oooh what mother wouldn't be over the moon to receive this little piece of joy. x

coldwaters2 said...

Awesome card Nic i really love that birdcage image, those papers the sentiments and design have a shabby chic look to them which i totally love.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Nicole Mullen said...

Stunning card, love the vintage look to it! Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week!!

Karen said...

Wow I so so love this card. Gorgeous. I love the papers and that bird cage. BEAUTIFUL. Has to be one of my favourite cards of yours. xx

Cultivate Life in Joy said...

Congratulations on top 3 for the Creative Craft challenge..You card is absolutely goregeous..love all the little details..lovely