Thursday, 26 July 2012

Chillaxed Wellington

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.Its my day off today so i am hoping to blitz the weeds in the garden and then maybe go and get some new herbs to put in.My mum has bought me a lovely rock rose so i need to weed to get it in.Its a lovely cerise colour too :D
So on to my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Milkcoffee challenge - Circles challenge
2.Totally Papercrafts challenge - Challenge 126 - Inspiration Pic
3.Crafts 4 Eternity - R81 - Crazy circles
4,Allsorts challenge - Week 164 - Distressing
5.Joanna Sheen challenge - Animal crackers
6.Crafty Creations challenge - Challenge 180 - Buttons
7.Simon says stamp challenge - Anything goes.


Products used are:
Cream card
Brown card
Go create dies - Circle and scallop circle
Buttons from stash
Doodling
Wellington stamp, papers and sentiment
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Tim holtz distress tool

Promarkers and Flexmarkers used are:
Tan,cinnamon,nutmeg,walnut,umber
Cool aqua,duck egg,storm blue
Linen.champagne,cappuccino,warm grey1,2
Satin.pastel beige,khaki,warm grey 3,5

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot :D
Hugs Coops.xxx

71 comments:

Squirrel x said...

Awwh, he looks so adorable sat in that huge chair - bless. Another stunning creation hun, and your colourwork is perfection as always. love it. hugs Sxx

tilly said...

a fab circles card here coops lol squishy ted!
now go and weed lol
Tilly

Caroline said...

Gorgeous love the image he's sooo cute and the layout is amazing. Enjoy your weeding. Caroline xxx

Jackie said...

Good morning coops, what a wonderful selection of cards since my last visit :o)
Jackie xx

Sue said...

Love your circle card Nic,the layout is fab.Your image is gorgeous.
Dont work too hard.
Sue xx

Lorraine said...

What a gorgeous bear! love your design and colours. The buttons are a perfect finishing touch too.
Enjoy your gardening.
Lorraine x

nnalorac said...

Your card is just adorable Coops, Ted is just too cute, love the way you have brought him to life. Carolxx

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Oh wow I love him he's gorgeous, brilliant card, I really love it.

Have a lovely day off I hope it's not too hot to do the weeding

Margaret

Mad Moose said...

oh this is so adoreable! fabulous card. love the layout and the colour scheme!

Denise and Louise said...

This is gorgeous Coops. I love the Wellington stamps (as you can see from my post today!!). Great shape and the buttons are the perfect embellishment.
Hugs
Denise xx

Sarah said...

What a fab image, beautifully coloured and I love the card shape and details x

emma mitchell said...

Such a cute and gorgeous image on this fabulous card.
Hugs Emma xx

Marie-Louise said...

Beautiful card. He really looks chilled out.

Joey said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE this card hunny, gorgeous colours and fantastic design. Joey x

Star said...

Wellington to me is always a slightly distressed teddy and this card goes so well with him Coops. Love the layout and colour choices.
Don't work too hard
Eileen x

Liz Miller said...

What a brilliant layout and design. That Ted just begs to be picked up and hugged.
Liz xx

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Coops, wow, what a great card! Love that image and your colouring is amazing as always, Hugs, Teresa x

Grenouille Greetings said...

Love all your protruding elements on this card and your fluffy distressed edges. Goes so well with this ol' bear! Hugs, Lesley

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is gorgeous Coop's great colouring of wellington I like the design and the buttons.
Kevin xx

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Coops....love the image and fab colouring.xxx

kay said...

what a super card,hope you dont burn in the sun,x

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

This is such a super card Coops just love your layout

jacqui x

Rosietoes said...

Superb card Coops. I love all the sticky outy bits. Must give that a go sometime. :)

Edna x

sue - bearhouse said...

So gorgeous, I love the image and the colours and layout are fabulous.
I hope you have a good day in the garden.
Hugs Sue

Sheena said...

Great card, it's always so difficult to make a man's card but I love this one!

Sheena
xxx

Tanya said...

This is so good Coops, perfect man card, I wish I had your talent! I love the layout and the colours.

Tags xx

Sandra H said...

Oh Coops such a cutie, xx

Marilyn said...

This is great! Love the shape and design and the image is fab! I've actually just ordered this set so thanks for the inspiration!

Curlybear said...

Oh coop this is one of the most comfiest teddies I think I have ever seen, amazing colouring you have really brought him to life,
Have a lovely day Hugs Bridget :0) x

Mary J said...

OH he's so fab coops!

Janet - aka stacky said...

Love your card coops you always create such lovely layouts and this one is no exception it is really lovely xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card hun, love Wellington!
Hugs Shell xx

Anita said...

This is gorgeous Coops and that image is adorable.

rosie said...

gorgeous card Nicola. love the bear. he is so cute x

Whisper said...

Fabby colours for a man, am loving that chilled out bear too, Luv Sam x

Creations by Shirl said...

Cute, fun card... love that teddy on his big chair... He looks so comfee...

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

sweet!

Donna said...

Totally gorge Nic and such a sweet design :) Donna ♥ x

pinky said...

This is just adorable Coops. Thanks for joining us at Crafts4Eternity this week.
Pinky

Susan Flynn said...

Aw what a sweetie coops although he looks a bit lonely on that big ol' chair! Fabulous layout and gorgeous big buttons - WOW!! xx

Wendy said...

So gorgeous Coops, love the sweet image and fabulous layout...Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week.
Wendy xx

maxine said...

Lovely card very sweet x

sue w. said...

Hi Coops, how super cute is he. Love the layout and fab colouring.
Sounds like you're gonna be busy in the garden hun.
Hugs Sue W.

Julie said...

Goodness gracious girly,your colouring of the image is amazing and the layout works so perfectly,I'd love to be sat on the comfy looking chair cuddling ted! Brilliantly done! X

Loopylou. said...

ooooh coops hun this is too cute!! i love the look of the chair too, wow that looks cool!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Katina said...

Fantastic! Love the image and your fab layout.
xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

This is one lovely card Nic! I just love the shape and it is so different. Fabulous for a male! Judy x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Love this, such a cute bear.

Debs M said...

awww so cute x

Netty said...

terrific collaged card Coops, x

Donna Mosley said...

A really great card Nic, love the gorgeous image and details.

Donna x

Time-To-Share said...

Fabulous card Nic. Love this guy and your colouring is just perfect as always. Love all the shapes you've put together to make it. Luf & Hugs, Trish x

Little K Smith said...

Aawww this is just wonderful Coops, I adore this gorgeous bear, a fabulous design and lovin the delish colours too :)
Kelly.x

Elaine said...

Oh he is gorgeous coops , thank you for the link to the pink I am a pink lady Hugs Elaine

jo said...

Aww, he's gorgeous, Coops, fab card!
Hugs Jo x

carol said...

Hi Coops..oh how adorable, love all the buttons..thanks for playing along with us at TPC x Carol

gina g said...

Aww this is so sweet Nic i love it, great colouring as always. luv gina xx

Lou said...

Hi! this is so sweet,he is coloured really lovely and great design too- love the buttons.hugs Lou.xxx

michele said...

Fabulous card Coops! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

mylittlecardstudio.blogspot.com said...

Gorgeous! I love the design, shape, image and colours. Thank yo for the link to in The Pink, I love pink as you prob have noticed so will definitely check it out. Hugs, Jill x

xxxtglxxx said...

Sounds like your garden will be great Nic! :)

Your card is really sweet, and I love the quirky shape and layout! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

A great finished card.

Great shape and image and I love the circular background.

Love Jules xx

Mrs F said...

Beautiful card Coops, as ever, your colour scheme is brilliant. Love Wellington, he is very cute.

Hope your weeding went well?

Take care xx

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Great card love that cute bear

Thanks for joining in our distressed challenge this week at Allsorts

Emma xxx

Sue said...

Aww this is really sweet Coops! he's the cutest bear ever!! :-) Love the fab papers and layout - the buttons look gorgeous!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Lin said...

What a perfect card for a brother's birthday! So glad you shared it with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge this week!

Faye said...

What a cutie! He looks so soft and squidgey. xx

acreativeneed said...

Wow, love this shape and great distressing! Fabulous card, thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Creations challenge!
smiles,Deena

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Nic congratulations on your spotlight over at Joanna Sheen's blog it is so well deserved with this awesome creation ti really is amazing
Hugs
Lorraine x

Sandie Edwards said...

Absolutely adorable! Lovely having you participate in the Joanna Sheen Challenge this fortnight.

Suzi said...

This is just too damn cute Coops!!! a fantastic card, love your colouring, design and papers. Amazing end result. Thank you for joining us over at Joanna Sheen with our Animal Crackers challenge.
Hugs
Suzi x