Sunday, 20 January 2013

Natures Beauty

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.Work went quick yesterday and then it was home to check out Jack and Hubbys snowman.I then took Jack out on his sledge, then once home we all had a snowball fight, great cold fun despite me getting a couple of good uns right in the face from hubby and Jack getting a bucket load of snow down his back.lol.
I finally got warm ,sat down and made this card.Don`t look too closely at the colouring, i made a booboo on her skin colouring.
I am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.Wild Orchid Challenge - Challenge 67 - Coming up roses
2.Creative Inspirations Challenge - Challenge 197 - One for the girls
3.Sketch Saturday Challenge - Week 242

Products used are:
Cream pearl card
First edition - Rose garden papers
WOC roses, 2 coloured with promarkers to match
Distress tool
Lace
Pearls
A day for daisies image - Pearls in my hair
Pro/Flexmarkers
K&co rub on wording won from alison (thanks hun :D)
Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon,warm grey 4
Cocoa.burnt sienna,walnut,umber,black
Watermelon,antique pink,ruby,cool grey 5
Forest green,pine,holly
Champagne,soft khaki,cappuccino,blender
And a sideways.view.
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.xxxxxx

74 comments:

debby4000 said...

Absolutely gorgeous.
luv
Debby

Alessandra said...

wowzer Nic, it looks great and no one sees a booboo :o) I love this image and the whole card is a stunner!
hugs, Alessandra

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

This is lovely Coops great colours and I love your papers
jacqui x

Jackie said...

Sounds like a good time was had by all!
A gorgeous card, I can't see anything wrong with it :o)
Jackie xx

Larissa said...

Very pretty Coops, the image is gorgeous. It sounds like you had a fun day in the snow yesterday. :)

Hugs, larissa

Jacqueline said...

WOW Coops this is so beautiful,what an absolutely stunning image,the detailing of the pearls in her hair looks amazing.Gorgeous colour scheme too.Jacqueline.S

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,love the fab image and great details. Couldn't see any mistakes Nic.xxx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Stunning as always.
Sue x

Debs M said...

gorgeous image, fabulous colouring - couldn't see any mistakes x

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Nic,
Wow, what fabulous card - as always, your colouring and layouts are devine, I love this image, I bought it after seeing it so beautifully coloured on your blog, Hugs, Teresa xx

nnalorac said...

So so pretty Nic, I wouldn't be complaining with that result I can tell you. Lovely work as usual. Carolxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Nic. I love the image and your colouring looks beautiful to me. Those papers are so gorgeous too.
I hope you have a good Sunday
Hugs Sue

downrightcrafty said...

I do love this image and your colouring is beautiful, those papers are fabulous work so well
Hugs Kate xx

Mary J said...

Stunning, lovin' the pearls!

Janette said...

Gorgeous card Nic, don't know what you mean about making a boob on the skin colour, looks fine to me....
Sounds like you had such alot of fun, in the snow, perfect days like that..xx

Nat said...

Booboo, what booboo? what are you like?! Love this Nic, so pretty and feminine.
Natx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I can't see anything wrong with your colouring, it looks great.
Love the pretty papers and embellies too.
Lorraine x

Marie-Louise said...

Goorgeous card. Beautiful image and fantastic colours and papers.

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie, this is very sweet I love it hugs Pops x

Viv's Visuals said...

You're far too critical Coops! Looks fine to me...a beautiful card. x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love the pearls.
Wendy xx

susiestacey said...

Sooooooo elegant, beautiful x Susan x

cebelica said...

A mistake? What mistake? Girl, I have ni idea what you're talking abou. I think your coloring is amazing and so is your card. Hugs! xx

jackid said...

No cannot see the booboo just a stunningly coloured image made into a beautiful card so pretty
Jacki xx

Mad Moose said...

Beautiful card hun x

Netty said...

Gorgeous card Coops, xx

Sarah said...

Wow, such a stunning card Coops, beautiful everything! I copped out today and sent the boys out with my OH to play in the snow and I stayed in making soup and sausage sandwiches ;-)

fairycraftingadventure said...

I just adore this card - I love the image and the overall effect is simply stunning!!
You are a very talented lady :)
Thanks for sharing with us!
Hugs, Sarah xx

Katina said...

Stunning as always Nic! Gorgeous feminine card. I love the pearls in her hair.
xx

Natalie Z. *Paselska* said...

Very, very beautiful card Coops. Your colouring just stunning.
Hugs Nat xx

Claire said...

Stunning card Nic and just love your colouring, perfect. Hugs, Claire x

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

very pretty can't c anything not beautiful there!

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is Stunning Coop's I like everything about it!!!!
Kevin xx

Whisper said...

Absolutely gorgeous hun and i wouldn't have noticed the skin colouring, if you hadn't mentioned it, Luv Sam x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love this image, looks gorgeous to me x

Faye said...

Nic, sigh. This is soooooo beautiful, I can't tell you how much I love it. X

crafty-stamper said...

Beautiful image and gorgeous papers love the lace border
carol x

Lozzy T said...

your card is stunning Nic, love the colours and image, it looks elegant xx

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Beautiful card Nic, love the image and soft colours hugs Heidi x

catherine said...

This is such a beautiful card Nic and a great image. glad you enjoyed youselves in the snow
x catherine

pinky said...

You have a heart like a lion Nic, my snowball days are long gone lol. I can't for the life of me see anything wrong with your gorgeous colouring skills. Beautiful card.

Marilyn said...

Gosh, this is so pretty Nic. It really does look like nature... the backing paper, the image... I love it.

Suzie's Card Den said...

Another gorgeous card Nic, love this image, sounds like you have had a good weekend.
Hugs
suzie xx

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Nic, wowwwwww, this is so incredibly beautiful, that image is stunning so are the embellishments, papers and design, I am in awe and totally lost for words, except, outstanding card.
hugs
lorraine x

Janet - aka stacky said...

Hi Nic sounds like you had great fun in the snow, we have very little here in Manchester and what did fall has almost gone. Your card is gorgeous love the pearls in her hair, can't spot the booboo xx

Isabelle Linnér said...

Wonderful cards and this is one of my favorite stamps :) What a beautiful paper.
hugs Isabelle

Susan Flynn said...

I just love this image Nkc and your card is stunning xx

maxine said...

A beautiful card the Rose Garden papers work so well with the image x

Lou said...

Hi! this is really pretty Coops,gorgeous image and I always admire your colouring :))
hugs Lou.xx

Donna Mosley said...

A stunning card Nic, love the beautiful image and very pretty details. Thanks for joining us at Sketch Saturday.

Donna x

purpleprincess2007 said...

Hi sweetie, I love your cards using this image and this one is no exception! I can't see any mistakes either its perfect!
Hugs xx Cara xx

Sandra H said...

This is a beautiful card Coops the image is so lovely and the colouring is superb great layout too! x

sue w. said...

Hi Nic, sounds like you had a fab time hunnie.
Love this image and the papers are gorgeous, nothing wrong with the colouring at all :)
Hugs Sue W.

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

Absolutely fabulous Nic - I adore ADFD images. The colouring is beautiful - everything about this card is stunning.

Sounds like you all had fun in the snow!

Hugs, Sylvia xx

Marie said...

Beautiful! Love this image - you colored it wonderfully!

Grenouille Greetings said...

I have been gearing myself up to colour this lovely lady. You have done it beautifully and I love your papers too! Stay warm, Nic! Hugs, Lesley

xxxtglxxx said...

Beautiful! :) Love the cluster of pearls in her hair, and the gorgeous papers! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Dodici said...

Amazing card!!!
xxx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

What a beauty!

Your flowers match your backing paper perfectly.

Gorgeous image too.

Sounds like you have all had fun in the snow!

Love Jules xx

Little K Smith said...

Oh this is beautiful hun, such a gorgeous image, I love the colours and pretty flowers :)
Kelly.x

Janice said...

Beautiful card, I so love that image. Jx

Gemma said...

stunningly beautiful hun, I love how you've shaded around the image it looks fab :) x

Christine L said...

As always Nic, I love this beautiful image... and your card is stunning!! (and I didn't spot whatever you did wrong!)

Hugs
Christine x

Sue said...

Oh Wow! this is gorgeous Coops! this is such a fab image and the paper is SO scrummy!! love how you've done the pearls in her hair!
Hope you have a good week
Big hugs
Sue xx

jean said...

Well it is one of natures beauty's its stunning xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Marlene Atkinson said...

this is stunning Coops, love the image which you have coloured beautifully and I love the layout. Marlene

Lyndsey Turner said...

Beautiful card, just love this image and the pretty papers and flowers look fab. Gorgeous colouring too x

thecraftycavalier said...

Absolutely stunning! Love the image and love how you've done the dotty shading around it. Beautiful card. Hugs, jayne x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Stunning! I love the image and the papers, the flowers and lace are beautiful and the pearls in her hair look wonderful, what a clever idea
Lindsay xx

Andrea C said...

Absolutely lush x

Barbara GR said...

Absolutely gorgeous card. The image is stunning! Love how you`ve coloured it! Thank you for sharing it with us at Creative Inspirations!
Hugs, Barbara

Lizy Bartaby said...

Wow this is just stunning hun! Such gorgeous colours and the skin looks perfect from here! We had a snowball fight too, and built a snowman, and went sledging....phew!
Lizy xx

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Nic, this is just stunning!!! Such a beautiful image and papers and I love the pearls in her hair! Luv & Hugs, Trish x

xxxtglxxx said...

I think I need those papers! :) Beautiful and pretty! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx