Sunday, 7 October 2012

Stampendous - trim tree kiddos

Good morning all,i hope you are all well.Fisrt off a big blerrghhhhhh from me, i have been feeling very tired and worn out all week and i now have a lovely sore throat to go with it, ah well nothing is going to stop me spending my birthday money today, bring on the tablets.I am also on the hunt for a limited edition star wars xbox bundle for my boyo for christmas, so wish me luck that the only shop that has it still has some left.
So enough of my waffle, heres what you have visited me for, a card.I am entering my card into the following challenges;
1.Crafty boots challenge - Use 3 of something (3 papers,3 main colours,green,red and aqua)
2.Simon says stamp challenge - Glimmer and sparkle
3.Charisma Cardz challenge - Challenge 39 - Badda bing :D
4.Paperplay challenge - Week 40 - Shine on
5.Sketch saturday- Week 228

Products used are:
Aqua card
Dovecraft papers - Back to basics modern
Gems
Cuddlybuddly sentinent
Glossy accents which aren`t fully dry (sorry)
Stickles - Stardust
Stampendous cling stamp  - Trim tree kiddos
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
 

Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon,warm grey 3,5
Champagne,cappuccino.caramel
Cool aqua,duck egg,surf blue
Ruby,berry,crimson,burgandy,warm grey 5
Lime zest,pear,forest
Satin,pastel beige,khaki,warm grey 3,5 (for shadows)
 

And a sideways view.
I love this stamp and i love this fab sketch by Sketch saturday, i feel i may need to make a batch of these in diff colours and papers.
Thanks so much for popping by, i am off shopping soon.
Have a fabulous Sunday.
Hugs Coops.xxxx

75 comments:

Caroline said...

Fabulous card love love love the image which is coloured as always beautifully and I love the colours of the papers. Hope you are feeling better soon and enjoy your day and I hope you get the box set for your son. I know the feeling my son loves starwars too. Hugs Caroline xxx

Lisa xx said...

cute, cute , cute and the colours are fab too! Happy Shopping, hope you feel better tooxx

Mrs F said...

Sorry to hear your not feeling well, fingers crossed your throat is better soon. Good luck with your shopping too.

Love the card, the image is brilliant and your colouring is perfect as ever. Lovely bright creation :)

Take care xx

Chrissy said...

Oh! they are soo cute Coops, gorgeous colours, love the design.
Hope you feel better soon,and your sore throat goes no further..take care.

luv CHRISSYxx

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous Coops....fabulous colours and details.xxx

Sue said...

Aw Nic,hope you feel better soon.
Have a good shop.
Love these two,fabulous colours and great sketch.
Hugs Sue x

Loopylou. said...

awww they are too cute coops! love the bling on her hat too!!
good luck with the shopping trip hun
huge hugs Lou xxx

nnalorac said...


gorgeous card Coops, love the image, colours and all the sparkle.
Crafty hugs
Carol

tilly said...

Hello Coops
Hope you are soon feeling better....a super card and what a fun stamp, bet it looks great in any colour, good luck with the shopping
Tilly

Marie-Louise said...

Such a wonderful card. The image is marvellous and I love the colours you have used.

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Gorgeous card, love the pretty image very Christmassy
Have a lovely Sunday
Margaret

Lisa said...

Hi Coops, FAB card! Love this cute image and gorgeous papers.

Hope you feel better soon and fingers crossed for the X-Box bundle :-)

Lisa x

Debs M said...

love this image and the colour scheme and gems are great x

Ruth said...

Super card - so bright and cheerful. Hope you feel better soon. I can't believe you're starting your Christmas shopping! Ruth x

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card. I love the image, they're so sweet!! Fab papers and colours too.
Good luck with the star wars hunt.
Lorraine x

*Jellie* said...

Great card. The image is really fun and the colour combination is lovely- fresh and Christmassy at the same time. I'm on the hunt for ideas for Christmas cards that aren't too girly and I think you've hit that here while still having the cute factor!

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous. I love the image and the colours.
I hope you feel better soon and have fun spending your birthday money

Hugs Sue

Sandra H said...

Awesome card Coops this image is just so gorgeous and your colouring is always beautiful and a great layout too! have a lovely day xx

Mary J said...

That's so much fun, coops! Just love the touches of glitter too!

Eileen said...

Such a cute image and so well coloured. Fab card Nic. Love your layout and choice of colours
Hope you're feeling better soon
Eileen x

Fiona said...

wow Nic...another fab card...love the colours, such a fun card!!

Fi
x

Lizzy said...

Gorgeous card hun...love the little cuties :)
Have fun spending your b/money ..hope you feel better soon

xx Hugs Lizzy xx :)

Aud said...

This is so cute cooops love your papers and the layout of your card. Hope you have a great day shopping. Have fun.. Aud x

Little K Smith said...

Aaawww a gorgeous crimbo card Coops, adore the sweet image, lush colors and a fab layout too!
Hope you feel better soon :)
Kelly.x

Marilyn said...

Well, this is just the cutest! Love the layout and papers and that image is as sweet as can be! I also like all the little gems.

Alyce said...

So super cute Coops! What a fun image...love the colours and the stickles borders...stunning! :)

Alyce said...

So super cute Coops! What a fun image...love the colours and the stickles borders...stunning! :)

Rach83 said...

Hee hee! That stamp is just so adorable! I love that the little girl has her tongue sticking out! I'm sure I do that much more than I know! Great layers and love those papers. Superb colouring, as always.

Good luck on your xbox hunt. Hope you are feeling better and rested soon.

Rachel x

sassy said...

what a super fun and beautifully coloured card those little cuties are so very adorable remind me a bit of noddy...lol!!fabulous card hunnie.,,love it very much hugs sassyxxxx

Sue said...

Aww this is really sweet Coops… what a cute image… love the colours and layout! :-))
Sorry you are not feeling well… hope you can have a nice day anyway and find the crafting goodies that you want!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Christine L said...

Oohh love this Nic! What a gorgeous cute image of those little people.. coloured perfectly.... and what a fab sentiment too!

Hope you spend all your dosh and thoroughly enjoy yourself!

Hugs
Christine x

mylittlecardstudio.blogspot.com said...

Fab
Christmas card. Cute image, beautifully coloured, great layout and beautiful papers. Hugs, Jill x

Crafty Lark said...

Great fun card and I love that aqua colour and ribbon effect. xx Flora

Anita said...

Such a sweet and adorable Christmas card and I love the colors you have used. Hope you feel better soon sweetie.

Viv's Visuals said...

Gorgeous image Coops and a fab card. Glad you got the pressie sorted too! x

Creations by Shirl said...

Aww so cute, love those wee cuties..
Super cute.... Hope your soar throat heals up soon.... My remedy and I swear it works is a cup of warm water dilute some salt and goggle.
Take care~

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

Love this!!!

Susan Flynn said...

Fabulous card coops the image is super cute! Love the papers and sentiment. Sorry you aren't feeling on top form. But I see from the above post you got your X Box that's a relief for you and looks like you were really lucky to get it!! x

angelwhispers said...

Sorry to hear your not well Coops!!

Loving this beautiful card the colours are fabulous and the image just superb!! Love Chanelle xxx

Marlene Atkinson said...

This is gorgeous coops, the image is so cute, love the colours and design. Marlene

karen said...

Fabulous card Coops, love this image and great colours, hugs, Karenxx

Katina said...

Fab card Nic; love that cheeky image!

Hope you feel better soon.
x

Rica said...

A gorgeous card, I love your design and fabulous scheme. Your image is adorable and brilliant colouring.
hugs
Heather xx
Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp challenge

Lee said...

WOW,Absolutely STUNNING love the embellies too.Huggles xx

susiestacey said...

Hi Coops, sorry for not dropping by for a while - just been out of sorts. Anyhow, here l am back in blogland lol x Love this card the stamp is so cute and the papers are lovely, are they a new pack??? (totally out of touch) x Susan x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's The image is adorable I like the colours and the layout.
Kevin xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's The image is adorable I like the colours and the layout.
Kevin xx

~ Ali Watson ~ said...

So cute. Love it, beautifully coloured coops

Ali x

downrightcrafty said...

loving the twinkles on the hat and the sparkles just a great frosty feel
Hugs Kate xx

jo said...

Great card Coops, love the image and the fresh colours!
hugs Jo x

crafty-stamper said...

gorgeous sparkly card love the cute image and all the gems hope you feel better soon
Carol x

kay said...

hi coops,this is fabulous,love the sparkle and image,hope you feel better soon,x

Lou said...

Hi! this is soooo lovely Coops,such pretty colours for Christmas and what sweeties they are too.Hope you are feeling better soon,sounds like a fab shop and don't we feel relieved when those special bits are sorted :)
hugs Lou.xxx

Denise and Louise said...

This is so cute Coops. What a fun image and I love all the glitter.
Hugs
Denise xx

jules said...

Hi Coops what a gorgeous cute card!!! hope your feelin better!

Julie said...

This is so cute Nic - love the image and the fab colour combo! Hugs, Juliexx

pinky said...

Totally adorable Coops, love those little pixies and gorgeous sparkle and colours.

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Coops :-) such a cute image and the bling is fab :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Wendy said...

So gorgeous Coops, love the cute image and colours.
Wendy xx

Jules said...

Awww Coops .... this is gorgeous. Love your cute image and those beautiful backing papers.

I hope you feel much better now.

Love Jules xx

Faye said...

Hope you feel better soon. This is such a lovely card, in so many different ways. I love it. X

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous card, its so adorable.
luv
Debby

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card, what a fab image :o)
Jackie xx

Alessandra said...

super cute image on this lovely card!
Hope you feel better soon!
Huggles, Alessandra

Dee's Craft Room said...

Really cute card, great image and I am loving all the glitter.

Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

coldwaters2 said...

Awww this is so cute Nic I adore that cutie, fun image the colours are so wonderful and fresh I love it.
hugs
lorraine x

Pia S said...

What a fun image! You've done a great job coloring it and the papers match so well! It's a sweet card!

Lisa Sumpter said...

gorgeous card. thanks for joining us at charisma this challenge!

Lisa xox

Sarah said...

So sorry to read you've been feeling yuck, hope you're all better soon. Love the card, the image is fab and I love how you've coloured it x

Jo (Boots the Monkey) said...

Great fun card

Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Challenge

Hugs

Jo x

Carrie said...

This is definately badda bing! Love it!

Thank you for joining us at Charisma this week! x

Jacqueline said...

Oh so cute ,what cheeky little chappies we have here Love this,it has made me smile. Jacqueline.S

Jan Hennings said...

This is absolutely gorgeous and LOVE the colors!

Grenouille Greetings said...

It's great to see you playing along with our sketch at Sketch Saturday Coops! And what a lovely card you have made! Super image! Love the bling on the elf's hat and fab papers! Hugs, Lesley

Niki Rowland said...

Wow, gorgeous card and I love that image and particularly the dotted background! Thanks for playing along with Sketch Saturday this week, Niki xx