Monday, 10 December 2012

Oops its THAT stamp again

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.The craft fair was fab yesterday and i sold  nearly all my christmas cards and now my brother in law wants 16!! so guess who has to make her own personal christmas cards, yep me so let the panic begin.lol.
So i have another card to share using the snowy postcard stamp, the cards i made with this stamp were the first to go at the fair , this one being the first sale.
I had lots of lovely comments from people, one gentleman who trains guide dogs for the blind was so nice, it made me blush and i also had my pic taken for the local paper,double blush.
I am entering todays card into the following challenges:
1.Stamping Sensations challenge - December challenge - Tree mendous (trees on my image, i hope this counts ladies)
2.Craft Us Crazy challenge - Challenge 32 - Its beginning to look  a lot like christmas
3.Stampin for the weekend - Challenge 23 - Let it snow
4.Dream valley challenge - Challenge 47 - Christmas
5.Joanna sheen challenge - With love at christmas

Products used are:
Brown and cream card
Kaisercraft and first edition papers
Snowtex
Glamour dust
Speelbinders floral oval
Handcut holly leaves
Roses
Debbi moore sentinent
Stampendous snowy postcard stamp
Distress ink - vintage photo

A close up

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

60 comments:

Chrissy said...

Beautiful Coops, and congratulations on a great Fair sale day...makes it all worthwhile..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, ohh this is just gorgeous huggles Pops x x x

Christine L said...

WELL DONE Nic!! And so well deserved!! And your photo taken too... GO GIRL GO!!

Hope you charged a good price for your stunners...

Big hugs
Christine x

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, ohh this is just gorgeous huggles Pops x x x

Faye said...

It might be that stamp again, but you make it look different every time you use it. The only thing that IS the same is the fact you've created something beautiful. So there! xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I am loving this stamp, so glad I bought it every time I see another of your beautiful cards. So glad the fair wen so well. Hope you will share the newspaper pic with us.

Caroline said...

WOW stunning card I love that stamp and the card's you are making with it are gorgeous. Glad the fair went OK but I knew you would be fine as your card's are so beautiful. Caroline xxx

melsanford said...

What a gorgeous card! I can see why it sold so quickly :-) Love the frosty effect! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

melsanford said...

Ooooh! And thanks for joining us at Dream Valley too! xx

purpleprincess2007 said...

Hi Nic this is gorgeous as always, so glad u did well at the fair yesterday - u work so hard on your creations u deserve it!
Love n hugs xx Cara xx

nnalorac said...

You have made such beautiful cards with this stamp Coops. So wish I had bought it now but theirs always next year and I could start early lol! Pleased for you, you had a good craft fair. Carolxx

Jackie said...

Your card is absolutely stunning, good luck getting your own cards made :o)
Jackie xx

Chrissie said...

Wow Coops, this is stunning! No wonder your cards were so popular sweetie and such a gorgeous stamp (think I'm in love).
Chrissie xx

Loopylou. said...

Hiyah Nic,
that stamp is just gorgeous hun, you could make a million coops cards with it and I would never get bored looking at them, this one is so vintagey and yummy.
Super yey on the sales too!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Margot-craftcorner said...

I love that stamp and this card is just gorgeous:)

Marilyn said...

I'm not surprised all your cards sold nor that you received all the compliments because your work is gorgeous.
This is beautiful and I love the stamp. I also like how you've added the snow to the flowers.

Nat said...

Your card really put me in a Christmassy mood, it's gorgeous! Sounds like you had a great day yeaterday, well done!
Natx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really stunning, love this image and the layout and frosty effect of the card are so gorgeous
Lindsay xx

susiestacey said...

Hi Nic, stunning card and such a beautiful stamp. Pleased the craft fayre went well for you. Take care x Susan x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Congrats on your success at the fair Nic, your cards are so beautiful it is not surprise that they are so popular.
Your card is stunning, I really love that image and the details are colours are perfect.

hugs Sue

McCrafty's Cards said...

It is beautiful Coop's i do like this image the papers and the roses.
Kevin xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Yippee congrats on your success at the Christmas Craft Fair... Glad to hear that you sold your cards.. Looks like you are going to be busy whipping up 16 more of them....
Love this vintage style card again...
Sometimes it pays to have the cards not to overwhelming and keeping them clean and simple....Good luck....

Sandra H said...

Hi Coops, your use this stamp so well l could see it all year round its beautiful and your card is stunning x

Anita said...

It's absolutely stunning Coops! I can see why these are great sellers and so glad your fair went well.

Viv's Visuals said...

Another beauty Coops!

♥ Paula ♥ said...

Good luck with 16 lol.. You know you say that stamp again, but I actually really love it. I was looking high and low for a wintery stamp scene. Still always next year. And lets face it stamps are pretty boring until you sprinkle some creative sparkle on it. Lovely card coops thank you for sharing xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oh Nic, what a brilliant stamp that is! I love the card you have made with it! Judy x

catherine said...

Just so stunning Nicola and I so love that image . Love your colours with it and glad the craft fair went so well for you
x catherine

Lau W said...

I think that you love this stamp ;-) It's always a pleasure to see the same image but with always a different design, you're very creative, congrats ! This is fabulous !
xx

maxine said...

Stunning card so pretty, I need that stamp lol x

MagsB said...

It's lovely to see the different cards you make with this fab stamp! This one is just wonderful!

Congrats on having a great time at the fayre, and good luck with the Christmas card making! Oh - and thanks so much for joining in at Dream Valley, too!

love Mags B x

thecraftycavalier said...

This is just amazing Coops - I love it! I still have this stamp in its packet - You've given me the necessary inspiration to go and use it! Fab vintage feel to this one. Thank you for sharing it with us at the Joanna Sheen Challenge Blog. Big hugs, and good luck making more Christmas cards! Jayne xx

Wishcraft said...

It's a gorgeous stamp (might have to get it for next year!), your card is lovely too hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Donna said...

A-mazing Nic, a really beautiful design and I love how you have added the snow/frost to your flowers, so realistic :) Donna ♥ x

Crafty Lark said...

Beautiful card, love the layout and everything. xx Flora

Pink Dandelion said...

Congrats on the success of the fair. I am not surprised this card went first, its gorgeous. Debs xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous Christmas card. I love the image and the way you do your embellies looks fab.
Glad the fair went well.
Lorraine x

Rachael said...

Gorgeous card Nic! LOVE those roses!! Xx

pinky said...

It makes such a stunning card Nic, I love it. Use it as often as you like:) Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
Pinky

Donna Mosley said...

Another stunner Nic, love the gorgeous red roses and snowy details.

Donna x

Lozzy said...

beautiful card Nic. i do like this stamp and you make gorgeous cards using it. glad you did well at fair x

Lyndsey Turner said...

Stunning card, love this stamp and how you have embellished the card just gorgeous xx

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Coops! what a beautiful design! love the image with the sparkly snow and the papers and flowers are gorgeous!
I'm glad your Craft Fair went well…and you got your piccie taken for the local paper… how fab!! you should be well proud!! :-))
Have a great week!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

crafty-stamper said...

Brilliant card this must be the best image this Christmas congratulations on the craft fair but don't envy you making another 16 lol
carol x

Eileen said...

Another gorgeous version. Well done at the fair.... hope you are charging the going rate for your BIL.... :)
think you are going to be really busy
Eileen x

Grenouille Greetings said...

I am SOOOOO wishing I had bought this stamp when I saw it on sale no less! If only I had seen all the lovely cards you have made with it beforehand! Lovely, Nic! Well done on your great sale and congrats on being publicised in your local! Hugs, Lesley

xxxtglxxx said...

I think Im gonna have to get this stamp! :) Stunning in any ink, any colour combo and just gorgeous on this fresh, but vintagey card hun! :)

Glad you did so well at the fair!

hugs

xxalisonxx

sue w. said...

Hi Nic, soo pleased you had such a fab day, makes it all worth while.
omg to have to make another 16 to order I think I'd faint!
This is absolutely stunning, love the image and layout.
Hugs Sue W.

Martinas Welt said...

Great news hun!!! You sold a lot and even will be in the newspapers! Wow!! =) That's cool!!
Oh boy....your BIL ordered 16 cards? Two weeks before Christmas? Well...men!! ;) But anyway...he loves your card and thats fantastic!
Hugs,
Martina

Jules said...

Hi Coops

I am so happy to hear your fayre went well. You have certainly worked hard for it!!

I love this postcard stamp. It is definitely going on my list for next year's Christmas makes! (I am usually a year behind LOL!!).

Hope you are having a good week.

Love Jules xx

Whisper said...

Simply stunning hun, Luv Sam x

June Nelson said...

This is so beautiful darlin you could nearly step into the scene, I love the stamp too , its gorgeous, big huggies June xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Amanda said...

I love that stamp and can see it getting many uses. I think I need to get it too now. Hugs, Amanda x

Julie said...

Well done at your craft fair - this card is stunning!

Thanks for joining us at Stampin' for the Weekend for our Let it Snow Challenge!

Hugs

Julie x

Lexie said...

Everything about this card is just beautiful!

Thank you for joining us over at the Joanna Sheen Challenge. Good luck.
xx

Dr Sonia S V said...

What a stunning creation...love the frost on the roses
Cheers
Dr Sonia

Sarah said...

Many congratulations on all the card sales! Just love this, such a beautiful image x

Tracy said...

Beautiful creation, love the stamp and a beautiful layout too Thanks for joining Stamping sensations. Good Luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Francesca said...

beautiful, thanks for joining us at Stamping sensations this month and good luck!

Hugs
Francesca

Ayesha Ahmed said...

so beautiful card love the glitter and colors