Wednesday, 4 July 2012

I`m not over the hill.............

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.My day off tomorrow and its supposed to be little/big mans sports day but i have a feeling it will be raiined off.the younger ones sports day was cancelled on Tuesday so i think the older ones will be too.
I also need to find a brown Tshirt and some white ribbon as little man is going to be an umpah lumpah in the school play, he is in the choir and is going to get the orange face to match.lol
On Monday he has been chosen to represent his school at a sports event for different schools and i have the stocktake at work too.Going to be a busy few days i think.
Anyhoo enough of my waffle.
Here is my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges;
1.Quirky Crafts challenge - Challenge 14 - Make us laugh
2.Cupcake Craft challenge - Challenge 199 - Bright as a button
3.Sketch n stash challenge - Challenge 91 - Gemmas sketch - i turned the sketch upside down (image is new, rest from stash)
4.Cards 4 men challenge - Challenege 14 - Happy birthday
5.Top Tip Tuesday - Challenge 80 - One for the men

Products used are:
Black card
Lets fly away papers - free ages ago with a mag
Buttons
Tim holtz distress tool
Bugaboo image and sentiment - Gus birthday over the hill
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Glossy accents

Promarkers and Flexmarkers used are:
Blush,Sunkissed Pink,Coral,Cinnamon
Warm Grey 1,3,4
Canary.Sunflower.Gold
Amber,Punpkin.Spice
Pear.Forest,Pine.Holly
Cool Aqua.Duck Egg,Turquoise,Marine

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

62 comments:

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful card Joey, love the design, sweet image, fabby colours and papers! Such a shame with this pants weather that sports days are cancelled.... Jo xx

Caroline said...

Morning Nic. Fantastic card the image and the sentiment made me smile. The image is coloured beautifully and the layout is fabulous. Keeping my fingers crossed for you that the weather is fine tomorrow. Caroline xxx

Sue said...

Morning Nic,love your card,it made me smile.
We are all going to turn green if this rain keeps up.
Hugs Sue xx

Squirrel x said...

LOL, fantastic hun, I know just how Gus feels this morning. Brilliant, as always. Hugs Sxx

nnalorac said...

Fab card Coops, loving the papers, distressing and Gus looks great. Carol xx

Jackie said...

That sentiment describes me exactly hehehe. Fabulous card :o)
Jackie xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

Morning Coops, this card is gorgeous, it made me smile, my husband and grandson went on a walk yesterday and this is how he looked when he got back although they did enjoy it, the colours are gorgeous as always.

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Brilliant card, that's just hw I feel at the moment, lovely image and colours
Margaret

Liz Miller said...

This certainly make me giggle. Brilliant cheeky card to give someone with a sense of humour. Your colouring and layout are spot on.
Liz xx

Marion said...

Hi Nic,
Great card and such a fabby sentiment. Love your choice of DP's.
hugs
Marion

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Coops,love the great fun image image and papers.xxx

sue - bearhouse said...

such a fab card, love that image and the sentiment is brilliant.
I hope that the weather improves for the Sports Day tomorrow, we must get some summer soon surely!
It sounds like you have a busy few days ahead of you!
Hugs Sue

Aud said...

Ha brilliant coops love the sentiments a great card, lovely papers too. Aud x

Grenouille Greetings said...

Fab sentiment with this fab image! Great papers and design too. Hope your little man get's to do his sports day! Hugs, Lesley

Star said...

Now this one really made me smile. Great image and design and beautifully coloured
Eileen x

McCrafty's Cards said...

What a great fun card Coop's, I like the image the papers and the lol sentiment.
Kevin xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Gorgeous card hun, love the papers & distressing!
hugs shell xx

Diane said...

Love Gus stamps!!!,
Thank you for entering the latest challenge at the Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog.

Nannieflash said...

Fabulous card, love your image and your papers. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxx

Nannieflash said...

Fabulous card, love your image and your papers. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxx

Marilyn said...

What a hoot this card is and it just cracks me up whenever I look at it. Good job!

Marie-Louise said...

Fantastic card. Love it.

Faye said...

Hope you get through your busy few days ok Coops. This is a fabbo and fun card. Love Gus sitting on his hill. xx

Mrs F said...

Great card Coops, lovely colours and papers. Such a bright and cheerful creation!

Hope your son got to have his sports day :)

Big hugs xx

Lisa S. said...

Too funny, thanks for the chuckle. :) Love the distressed edges, Bugaboo colored image, & mix of papers Coops. Fantastic card!

Thanks for joining us at TTT and remember you can enter up to 3 projects and 3 tips!
Hugs,
Lisa S. xx

rosie said...

fab card. love the image. fab sentiment. love the papers too x

Sue said...

ROFL - Oh I love this Coops… what a great image and sentiment!! Love the scrummy papers and layout - it's a fab card! ;-)
Hope you have a nice evening!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Creations by Shirl said...

What a cute fun card.. the sentiment made me chuckle a bit....

Vicky said...

Fabulous card Coops..! love the image and fab sentiment too hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Sarah said...

Just love this Coops, fab image and sentiment and I love the papers are layout. Hope your lil man's sports day went ahead, good luck with your busy days xxx

Louise said...

Gorgeous card and lovely bright colours,thank for joining us at Cupcake this week and good luck.
Louise xx

maxine said...

great card

Liz's creative corner said...

Oh coops this made me laugh, fab card hun,

hope all goes ok with all you've got going on! busy lady lol, hugs Liz xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card! Love the image and that sentiment is brilliant!
Lorraine x

Chrissy said...

What a great card Coops, I'm struggling up the hill too...lol..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Katina said...

Hi Coops, it's lovely to be back and catching up with all your fabulous makes!! Everything is stunning as usual!!
xxx

Samantha said...

Hi Coops tehhhehhee just love Gus and the sentiments you have used too! LOVE your papers and colours, Fabulous card, LOVE the Image too Thanks for playing along at Top Tip Tuesday this time for our 1 for the Men challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

Debs M said...

love this!!

Wishcraft said...

Love it Nic! Gorgeous papers and fab image - I've got this one and loads of other Gus images, just haven't quite got round to using them yet lol. Hugs, Lisa x

kraftyk said...

Love your bugaboo cards Coops, they always make me smile, this one does too, great image, terrific layout and dps,
hugs,
Kim xx

Little K Smith said...

Oh I love this Coops! :D The layout is fabulous and the image n sentiment is just fantastic! :)
Kelly.x

angelwhispers said...

Love it Coops and a great image this would be perfect for my Dad!! I have everything crossed for sports day and I hope the little one looks fab as a umpah lumpah can just see him now! Love Chanelle xx

catherine said...

Fantastic card Nic and great sentiment. Fab colours goes so well with the image. hope everything goes well for the little man this week
x catherine

coldwaters2 said...

Lol, oh Nic this is fantastic what a great fun image and sentiment the papers and design are a perfect backdrop for this old man.
Hugs
Lorraine x

xxxtglxxx said...

An ooompa loompa, how brill is that!! :) I hope we get to see some pics! ;)

Love your fun card, those papers are perfect and that sentiment makes me chuckle.

hugs

xxalisonxx

Jovan said...

OMG...I love it! I need to get this image!

Alyce said...

lol cute image and I love the sentiment Coops! :)

Christine L said...

Fabulous card Nic... made me smile!!

You must be so proud as your little man has been chosen to represent the schools.. How fab is that??!! But making an umpah lumpah outfit... hmmmmmmm.... I remember those days!

Hugs
Christine x

Fluffles said...

Brilliant Bugaboo - I love it, Jx

Amanda said...

Fabulous card Nic, really bright and certainly made me smile. Hugs, Amanda x

Gemma said...

I love it Coops...its awesome!!

Also thanks for joining us at sketch n stash & good luck!

hugs and xxx
Gemma

Denise and Louise said...

Love this fab card. Such a brilliant image and sentiment.
Hugs
Denise xx

Brodders said...

Smashing card as always :) Thanks for joining in with us at Cupcake Crafts this week - Jane x

jules said...

he he!! fabulous!!!

Chrissie said...

Just fabulous Coops and I love this sentiment, it's perfect for me and my senior citizen pals!
Thanks for joining in with Sketch N Stash.
Chrissie xx

Alessandra said...

funny cards, makes me laugh! love the bright colours.
Hugs, Alessandra

MagsB said...

What a great card, it makes me smile! That's a fab image! I'm also dead impressed by your fabulous grass-colouring, it looks wonderful!

love Mags B x

Spyder said...

Fab card! Thank you for joining Quirky Crafts Challenge!!
((Lyn)) DT

Marvine said...

Brilliant! I love your work :)
From the tons of comments on your posts, I think I am not the only one having all the enjoyment here. Keep up the good work. Thanks.

Caro said...

LOL! What fun! Don't you just love Gus?! Thankyou so much for joining in with our challenge at Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog

Jill said...

gorgeous card thanks for joining us at SNS hugs Jill xx

Bettina L. said...

I absolutely love the design of this card. Great use of sketch and colours and I love how you've made a cloudy sky into that circle. Love the colouring and your sense of humour too. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina xx