Sunday, 14 April 2013

Frantage Frenzy

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.I hoovered all through yesterday and then made the mistake of attempting to use my frantage embossing powders again, oh my goodness it gets everywhere.I love the effect but find it hard to use without it getting all over me and anything around me,.
That said i did enjoy myself.lol.
I am entering my frantaged card into the following challenges:
1.No Matter Which Challenge - Challenge 8 - Colours - pink,rose,beige
2.Penny Black and More Challenge - April challenge - Blossoms and Bows
3.I Love Promarkers Challenge - Challenge 163 - Embossing (heat)
5.Crafty Catz Challenge - Challenge 178 - Sketch
6.Totally Papercrafts Challenge - Challenge 162 - Get Krafty
7.By the Cute and Girly Challenge - April challenge - Vintage (thanks Carol)
 
Products used are:
Cream Card
Kraft Card
First edition papers - Rose garden
Spellbinders oval die
Joy Craft Corner die
Pearls
Ribbon
Flowers
Frantage embossing powders - shabby white and aged rose
Frantage gilding flakes
Distress tool
Indigo Blu stamp - Elizabeth Bennett
Pro/Flexmarkers

Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Light fawn,blush
Pink carnation,rose,watermelon

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


62 comments:

Faye said...

I don't think I'd call this BeeYootiFul card a frenzy Coops. Did I mention it's gorgeous?! x

downrightcrafty said...

so pretty and love the image and the textures
Hugs Kate xx

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Gorgeous card, love the layout and colours great image.
Have a nice day,
Margaret

Christine L said...

Morning Nic

Stunning use of the Frantage (don't you just love that stuff??)... fabulous card.... but silly girl hoovering BEFORE!! lol!! I can just imagine the scene!! hehe! Thanks for making me smile..

Hugs
Christine x

Loopylou. said...

wow wow wow Nic!! this just looks mouth wateringly beautiful hun, I saw my friend Fleur using some of this powder the other day and some chips and I was soooo tempted to get some....however poppy tilda jumpied into my basket instead!! he he he!!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Grace Hope said...

Just gorgeous, love the image,the layout is fab.really lovely card :) grace xxx

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

Wow - this is a stunning creation Nic. Love the shimmer, and the vintage image looks wonderful on the Kraft card. Absolutely fabulous!

(hope you managed to de-glitter the carpet BTW)!
Hugs, Sylvia xxx

nnalorac said...

Stunning Nic, you've nailed the vintage feel, perfect for our challenge over on BTC&G if you would like to join us! So love it. Carolxx

Janette said...

Morning Hun, I love the effect your card has, so gorgeous....now because I'm always the last to know anything, I only heard of this Frantage stuff YESTERDAY..scream.....so whats the deal with it Nic, no-ones really talking..lol...xxx

tilly said...

such a pretty vintage card, but fancy hoovering first!! lol
Tilly

Doreen said...

Beautiful card, love your image and frantage.xxx

Viv's Visuals said...

Just lovely Coops - no Frantage for me - am too messy under normal circumstances without letting myself loose with Frantage too!!!!

Sue - bearhouse said...

WOW!!! This is stunning Nic. I love the image and the use of Frantage looks amazing. Definitely worth getting messy for I'd say!
Hugs Sue xx

Marie-Louise said...

Such a fabulous card.

Aunty Sue said...

Wow nic you have my sketch look stunning just love this and thanks for joining us at CC

Mary J said...

Wow, that is so stunning!

Alison Scott said...

Fabulous card. Looks fantastic.

marion said...

Love your vintage feel in this card, its gorgeous, thanx for joining us at NMWC and good luck, hugs, Marion

Pat K said...

Very beautiful vintage card and I love the frantage. hugs, Pat K x

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Beautiful Nic love that image
jacqui x

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card, so beautiful :o)
Jackie xx

sue w. said...

Hi Nic, this is gorgeous, I love the frantage, I have to have some, the effect is wonderful. Love the image too.
Hugs Sue W.

Creations by Shirl said...

Love the shabby look to your card... Great vintage flair and design....
TFS Coops..
Enjoy your wonderful evening....

Cards by Alison said...

Stunning card so gorgeous and feminine. Love everything about it. Love Alison xx

Gemma said...

gorgeous card Nic :) I have the frantage embossing powders too and OMG it does get everywhere! I always make sure to use them last when I'm about to tidy up anyway lol :) xx

pinky said...

Its just stunning Nic.

Lizy Bartaby said...

This is gorgeous Coops! I have no idea waht Frantage is, but it looks stunning! I'm off to find out!
Lizy xx

By the way, I'd love it if you joined my new blog too, where I post pretty much everyday now!
www.creatinandstampin.blogspot.co.uk
Ta hun! :)

catherine said...

This looks fantastic Nic. Love the image and colours. i have never used any Frantage before and must have a go one day
x catherine

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Stunning card beautiful layout. Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers good luck Ginny x

Eileen said...

Wowwwwwwwwwwww Nic. Stunning card. Love that image and oh I do wish I could do shabby cards the way you do. Everything works so well together. Fabulous work
Eileen x

Debs said...

What a stunner!!! Love all the gorgeous details - especially the Frantage :o)
Debs xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's, I like the vintage image, the soft colours and the design.
Kevin xx

sandy's crafty bits said...

wow super vintagie card nic ... have not tried that fantage effect yet ... maybe wont bother if it makes a mess lol ... thank you so much for visiting my blog ... have a great week ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Leikkaan Mervi said...

Wow this is stunning, love the image and beautiful design and details.
Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and more and hope you join us again;-))m

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Nic. I love the vintage image and fab embossing.
Lorraine x

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Nic, this is a stunning card. Never heard of Frantage products till now!! Looks fabulous!! Luv & Hugs, Trish x

Donna Mosley said...

WOW!!!! Nic, I just love it. The image and design is so beautiful. Love the frantage.

Donna x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

This looks amazing!

I haven't had a play with frantage yet .. .. can't decide what colours I need LOL!!!

Hope you have had a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Nic I am once again blown away by your magical skills with the vintage style cards, this is breathtaking, I have stayed on here for so long just drinking in the beauty of this awesome creation it is truly wonderful.
hugs
lorraine x

Janet - aka stacky said...

Well worth the mess Nic your card looks fantastic xx

Irene said...

fantastic card, love it xx

Marilyn said...

Fabulous card, just gorgeous. I love the effect of the patterned paper with the die cut... it gives it such a nostalgic and chic look.

Sandra H said...

Oh Coops this is stunning everything about it is gorgeous x

carol said...

WOW fab use of our sketch coops...looks brillant, thanks for playing along with us again at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

Wishcraft said...

Beautiful card Nic, the frantage looks fabulous... might have to try some! Hugs, Lisa x

Mau xx said...

Stunning!! I love everthing about it.
Worth the sparkly dust everywhere :)
Hugs Mau xx

crafty-stamper said...

Brilliant i love the frantage look and love the vintage image and gorgeous bow
carol x

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A stunning card Nic. A great image and I love all your frantaging it looks fab!

Hugs Sarahxx

Beth M said...

Ooh the frantage looks fab! Great take on our sketch :) thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz x

Natali said...

Oh, wow!! Absolutely love it!! "Frosty Queen" )) Amazing!!
Hugs,
Natali

Inkypinkydelights said...

Fabulous card Nic! Bet this took ages to do. Love your use of Frantage. Judy x

Juls said...

Stunning!!! Loving the colours u have used!! Just treated myself to some frantage, u have inspired me to go & have a play!! Also that stamp is on my wish list!!! So must go & order it!! Hugs Juls

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

OH WOW!!! This is just STUNNING hun!!
This frantage stuff was on my maybe list but now its on my I NEED IT list lol!!
Hugs Shell xx

Little K Smith said...

A gorgeous vintage style card hun, lovin the colours and the embellies are so pretty!
Kelly.x

Donna said...

Beautiful card Nic and such a pretty elegant design, I love how you have given everything the shabby chic look :) Donna ♥ x

Katina said...

Absolutely stunning Nic!
xx

jules said...

wow stunning Coops! love it!

nnalorac said...

Back to thank you for playing along with our challenge Nic, so love your Vintage card. Think I need to take some inspiration from you! Carolxx

Sarah said...

Wow, this is gorgeous Coops, beautiful image and details x

xxxtglxxx said...

I never heard of frantage, but this looks stunning! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Annette said...

Ohhh, wow! Beyond words....
Thanks for joining us at No Matter Which Challenge this month!
Hugs Annette

Julie said...

looks gorgeous Nic, love the effect of the embossing