Monday, 7 January 2013

Without Words - Baby its cold outside

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.Lots planned for this morning.I need to collect a parcel from the sorting office, then off to take jack to get his hair cut before he goes back to school tomorrow and then work later too.eep
Today see`s the start of a new challenge at the Without Words challenge, here are the deets:

This month, which is JANUARY, our challenge is BABY IT'S COLD OUTSIDE - we are looking for cards featuring SNOW, lots and lots of lovely snow. But remember, keep your card CAS please!

And our sponsor for the first challenge of 2013 is the fabulous QUIXOTIC PAPERIE with a £10 store voucher - thank you Elaine! If you have never shopped with Elaine before, do pop over and see her - she stocks the most delicious items and her service is always excellent.
 
We are looking forward to seeing what you make of this one and viewing your fabulous creations. Please remember to follow our CAS definition and the theme of this months challenge for your entry to be a valid one.

Here is my card for this month, which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Allsorts challenge - Week 188 - CAS
2.Eclectic Ellapu challenge - Snow much fun (its got to be a snowman)
 
Products used are:
White card blank
Echo park papers?
Docrafts sentiment
Paper Shelter digi - snowman
Pro/Flexmarkers ( i hand drew in the hills of snow so i had more snow to colour)
 
Pro/flexmarkers used are:
Cool aqua,duck egg,denim.surf
Antique white.soft aqua,pebble.aquamarine
Ice grey 1,3,4
Cinnamon,walnut,umber
Champagne,cappuccino,caramel
White gel pen and a touch of stickles stardust
 
And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.xxx
 

51 comments:

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Great card Coops love that snowman

jacqui x

Squirrel x said...

Just fabulous hun, I adore the extra hills! Stunning snowman. Hugs Sxx

Susan Flynn said...

Fab card Nic love that snowman and how you have torn the gorgeous papers! Have a great Monday xx

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Coops - love the image and fab papers.
Have a wonderful day
Debs xx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, Wowzers a stunning creation, huggles Pops x x x

brenda said...

A really sweet card Coops.

Thanks so much to joining our CAS theme at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x

Christine L said...

Brrrrr makes me feel chilly just looking at it!! Fabulous snowman Nic... and love your ripped papers in the background!

Hugs
Christine x

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Just thinking about snow made me feel cold, your card is beautiful and lovely snowman.
Margaret

Vicky said...

A great card Nic, I love the torn paper and the blue really makes me feel cold, brrrr

hugs Vicky xxx

mylittlecardstudio.blogspot.com said...

Gorgeous colouring! i have issues with snow but you make it look so good. I need to know your secret! Stunning design, love the papers and image too. Hugs, Jill x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card hun, love the colours & the layout is fab!
Hope you had a fab Christmas & all the very best for 2013
hugs shell xx

Lorraine said...

Just love that snowman! Gorgeous card Nic.
Lorraine x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous Nic,love the image and fab details.xxx

nnalorac said...

Love your card Nic, loving the ? papers lol and fabby Snowman. Carolxx

Loopylou. said...

oh thats so cute Nic and I love the snow. The ripped paper looks awesome.
huge hugs Lou xxxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Nic. I love the image and the torn papers look so effective

Hugs Sue

Boxofcolours said...

Cute snowan Nic.
Hugs
Jane

Alyce said...

so cute! i love the ripped papers in the background and the stippling around him looks so effective :)

catherine said...

A great snowman card Nic and great image. Hope little one settles back into school ok tommorrow
x catherine

Eileen said...

Fab snowman on a great card Nic. Love this image and the layout you have used. Great paper tearing
Eileen x

Lou said...

Hi! really love this Coops,he is one very cute snowman- fab twiggy arms and lovely papers/design.
hugs Lou.xxx

Isabelle Linnér said...

I really freezes when I look at your card :) Lovely snowman and the ripped papers fit so well with the stamp.
Hug isabelle

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love snowmen and this one is fab. Good to see you starting on those Christmas cards.

Inkypinkydelights said...

This is fabulous Nic! I love your paper tearing! Judy x

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Gorgeous card. Sue x

Little K Smith said...

A gorgeous crimbo card Nic, love the snowman and the ripped paper too :)
Kelly.x

pinky said...

Your snowman looks very surprised to see snow Nic lol, I love this.

Betty said...

Another fab card Nic love the snowman
Bettyxxx

Sarah said...

Gorgeous cute card Coops, love the design with the torn papers x

purpleprincess2007 said...

Hi sweetie, beaut card, such a cute image and the torn paper looks fab!
Hugs xx Cara xx

Lau W said...

Your card is perfect for the theme, brrrrr :-)) Love this snowman, so cute, and superb design !
xxx

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous and love the cute snowman x Susan x

Liz's creative corner said...

Wow Nic fab card hun, love your snow hills and the snowman is such a cutie, hugs Liz xx

Donna Mosley said...

A fab snowy card Nic, love the snowman & the torn hills look so effective. :0)

Donna x

Claire said...

WOW this is brilliant - I love the snowman image and the snow effects. Hugs, Claire x

Tina said...

Fab card, love the image and the beautiful papers/colour.Tinaxx

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Hi Nic, wow what a gorgeous card. Love the image and all of the papers you have used. hugs Heidi x

Whisper said...

What a fabby snowman and i love the scene you have created for him too, Luv Sam x

Andria said...

Wow beautiful card, I love the effect from the way you've torn and layered your papers and the snowman is gorgeous. Thank you for joining us at Eclectic Ellapu this week.

Andria - EE, dt (Purples).

Christine said...

Brrrr defo has me shivering this cute snow person..lovely ..

smiles Christine x

Marlene Atkinson said...

This is gorgeous,love the snowman, and colours. Marlene

Wishcraft said...

This is fab Nic - love the extra snow you've drawn in! Great design too :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Sarah said...

Oops completely forgot to say thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week for our CAS challenge, good luck x

Donna said...

Beautiful card Nic, sweet little snowman and a really cool design :) Donna ♥ x

Sandra H said...

This is gorgeous ! Love the colours you've used and the image l have which is totally stunning x

Sandra H said...

This is gorgeous ! Love the colours you've used Coops and image which l have are totally stunning x

Janice said...

Wow! This is a beauty! Love the colouring of the image and those ripped papers, it looks so good! Jx

Juls said...

so gorgeous!! love the torn paper!! hugs Juls x

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Nic it is lovely to be back seeing all your fantastic, beautiful creations. I totally adore this card that snowman is fabby, I love how you have drawn the hills they look great, the torn paper effects look ACE, stupendous creation. I have been looking at all your other wonderful work that you have made while I have been off and boy you are amazing with your creativity I am in awe, always have been always will be, you are such an inspiration to me and many others I am sure.
hugs
lorraine x

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous and cute Nic.
luv
Debby

xxxtglxxx said...

This looks brilliant! :) Great snowman, and as always your colouring and background look perfect! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx