Sunday, 9 June 2013

Just a note...

Good morning all. I hope you are all well. A day off today so I  will be going out for my Sunday papers and a quick pop in to see my Mum at work and then just the dreaded ironing to do. i didn`t chill yesterday when I got home from work, I helped Jack do his homework and then I cleaned my bathroom and kitchen, hoovered up and did the washing...... but that means today I should be able to chill.
So here is my card for today which I am entering into the following challenges:
1.Deep Ocean Challenge - Challenge 53 - For a girl
2.I Love Promarkers Challenge - Challenge 171 - All stitched up.
4.A Gem of a challenge - Challenge 83 - Emboss it (heat embossing)
5.Sweet Stampin Challenge - Sketch challenge
6.The Hobby House challenge - Challenge 1 - Anything goes
 
Products used are:
Cream card
First edition papers - Blank canvas
Go create circle die
Joycraft corner die
Stampendous Frantage embossing powder - Shabby white
Pearls
Hobbyhouse roses
Faux stitching
Pink Gem Designs digi - Harriet
Docrafts sentiment stamp
Pro/Flemarkers

Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Blush, sunkissed pink, coral, cinnamon, warm grey 4
Tan, nutmeg, cocoa, walnut, umber
Soft peach, peach, rose peach, warm grey 3
 
And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot.
Have a fabulous Sunday.
Hugs Nic.xx


58 comments:

Marie-Louise said...

Gorgeous card Nic.

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Lovely card Nic and great colouring
jacqui x

Crafty Lark said...

Beautiful card, such fab colouring and shading and I love the layout. xx Flora

Doreen said...

This is beautiful,gorgeous image and details.xxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Stunning card Nic. You have coloured the gorgeous image so beautifully and I love the layout and detailing
I hope you have a nice day chilling out!
Hugs Sue xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Enjoy your day. Love the colours on this fab card

Chris x said...

Stunning Nic isn't she a beautiful image, the colours are perfect with those gorgeous flowers.
Chris x

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie...

This is simply stunning...

Have a great Sunday...

Huggles Pops x x x

Wendy said...

WOW! Love this one Nic, it's absolutely stunning, adorable image coloured so beautifully.
Wendy xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

An absolutely Gorgeous card Coop's, I like the sweet image, the roses and the design.
Kevin xx

Lynne in NI said...

Gorgeous card Nic, and beautifully coloured. Enjoy your day chillin ... I've much the same planned too :)

Netty said...

Loving your gorgeous card Coops and the little girl is a wonderful image.
Annette x

Janet - aka stacky said...

Oh Nic this is beautiful your colouring as always is amazing and I love how you have 'matted' the image xx
ps I have linked your blog on my last post hope that's ok if not let me know xx

Jackie said...

Stunning card and colouring and what beautiful colours :o)
Jackie xx

Margarets designer cards said...

No Nic

Lovely card and beautiful image,
Hope you are having a nice chilled day, and the sun is shining for you. If you want more ironing I can always send you mine.
Margaret

Lorraine said...

Beautiful Coops. Just gorgeous. I love how you've coloured her face, wish I could get mine like that!

Official hat this visit, lol. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

That's really beautiful Nic. Love the colouring, stunning! Fab layout and gentle frantage treatment! Hugs, Wends x

Michelle said...

gorgeouscard nic - love the colours - i love the expression on her face :0) Michelle x

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! this is gorgeous Coops! what a beautiful image and your colouring is awesome… I love the Frantage, the trellis detail… the Pearls and Roses… SO beautiful together… it's a stunning card!
Hope you are managing to have a chillout day today! :-)
Hugs Sue xx

Skye said...

A gorgeous card. I love the image and your beautiful colouring

sandy's crafty bits said...

hi nic ... love that little card ... what a super image ... hope you managed to have a chill day ... sorry I am so late hopping about but seem to have been down visiting Mum nearly all weekend ... oooo so glad to be home now and she seems a lot happier now she is out of hospital and in the temporary "care home"... hope you have a great week ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Christine said...

Hi Nic awwww this is just stunning..awesome colouring fab idea the pearls in her bow..great design & details..

smiles Christine x

Creations by Shirl said...

Awesome card as always.. love the image and the beautiful details to it..

♥ Paula ♥ said...

Woooooo fantastic job on colouring this is. If you never told me I would never believed that you had done it.. Love it xx

Happy sunday x

Tracey T said...

Oh, this is beautiful - what a gorgeous image! It reminds me of books I had when I was little (giving my age away there!). Love the colour, too. Hugs, Tracey x

Christine L said...

Well I hope you DID manage to chill today Nic...

This card is fabulous... what a stunning image!

Hugs
Christine x

Alison Scott said...

Another beautiful card. Your colouring looks like a printed image. If you're still wanting housework to do, I have some needing done?
No?
Ah well, it was worth a try. ;-)

Wendy Fraser said...

Wow, wow, wow, you've done it again and blown me away with this stunning creation! Lost for word with this one and that doesn't happen often! Thanks for joining us at I Love Promarkers and A Gem of a Challenge xx

Kate at the Hobby House said...

thank you for joining us for the Hobby House first challenge
Hugs Kate xx

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Nic this is one magical creation, wowww, you have coloured that image to perfection and have brought her to life, the colours and your card design are incredibly beautiful
hugs
lorraine x

Donna said...

Stunning card Nic and such a beautiful and elegant image. I love how you have coloured her hair :) Donna ♥ x

catherine said...

This looks so beautiful Nic and the colours are so gorgeous. hope you had a good weekend
x catherine

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic fabulous image and love the colour's
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Sandra H said...

Oh Coops this is so pretty x

PAC CHARITY CARDS said...

Absolutely stunning coops I love everything about it.

Caz

Lorraine said...

Beautiful colouring Nic, fab card.
Lorraine x

Cara Caswell said...

Truly stunning sweetie! You have really outdone yourself on the colouring this time it is amazing - so is the whole card I love it!
Hugs xx Cara xx

Betty said...

Just so gogeous Nic love the image and the colours are lovely .I am so envious of your beautiful colouring. I'm going to buy that digi and I see there are a few more girls
there
Bettyxxx

Jude said...

Gorgeous card Coops, love the colours.

Hugs
Judex

Julie Kitchener said...

Wow Coops totally stunning! the image is beautiful

crafty-stamper said...

what a gorgeous image beautifully coloured -love the frantage -do you use versamark first,the first time i used mine was a bit well a lot of a flop not used it since lol
carol x

Jill Norwood said...

This is so beautiful Coops! I love the coloring and soft details! So pretty!

Dani art 4 U said...

Oh wow! The skin tone in her face is amazing. U are one talented chick! xo

Lozzy T said...

Beautiful Nic and your colouring is amazing..Hugs Lozzy xx

Wenche said...

Cute card. Thanks for joining our challenge at the Hobby House.

Gemma said...

Wow Coops, this card is amazing!!
hugs and xxx
Gemma

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

So pretty, lovely image and layout and the peaches and cream colour scheme is really gorgeous
Lindsay xx

Margot-craftcorner said...

Beautiful card...so delicate...love the colours :)

Sarah said...

Gorgeous colouring, your shading is amazing, beautiful card x

aussie aNNie said...

Stunning card, love these images don't you....amazing colour combo and embossing...luv annie

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Sandra said...

Love the vintage feel of this card.
Thanks for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin'.
xxx

Cards by Alison said...

Stunning card, love all the elements. Love Alison xx

Little K Smith said...

This is such a lovely card hun, I love the peachy colours and beautiful details too!
Kelly.x

Mrs A. said...

Spotted your win with this card on A Gem of A Challenge and just had to stop by and say how much I love it. Your colouring is lovely. From someone whose pants at it Hugs Mrs a.

SuzanneK said...

Congrats on your top 3 spot, well deserved such a gorgeous card, and I love that image. Hugz

Janet said...

This is just beautiful Coops! x

Tina Makuc said...

I have only one word for this Coops.. STUNNING!!!!
Thanks for sharing your amazing creation with us at Deep Ocean Challenge!!!
Hugs, Tina

Skye said...

Congratulations on you win over at A Gem of a challenge. It was well deserved.