Sunday, 15 September 2013

Crafts and Me Challenge - Lovely lace

Good morning all.
I hope you are well, i need to start this post off by saying Happy Birthday to my amazing Mum and Happy Anniversary too :D
We will be going to visit later for tea and pressie giving time.
So today the CRAFTS AND ME CHALLENGE is back!!!
Us girlies have had a lovely summer break and now we are raring to go.
The CRAFTS AND ME STORE has also been updated so do pop on over and check out the new goodies.
We do have some changes happening at the Challenge blog so i will add them in a mo.
OK here is all the new info.
. You had to wait a long time for our new challenge starting now.
   But we from the design team hope that you will be fresh and full of inspirations to join our new theme.

As you already may have noticed we switched to a MONTHLY CHALLENGE  now, not weekly anymore like before. There will be a new challenge on the 4TH OF EACH MONTH  from now on! And we don't have two teams for rubber and digis each, but one team now doing both.

For the next couple of months TO CELEBRATE OUR NEW  LOOK BLOG until January we will also be giving away

5 SPOT PRIZES OF ONE STAMP PER PRIZE BY OUR NEW ARTIST JOINING US THIS MONTH BENTE SCHLICK WITH HER BEAUTIFUL FANTASY IMAGES PICKED BY RANDOM.ORG

Pop over to the store blog http://www.craftsandmestamps.blogspot.co.uk to see Bente Schlick full range of stamps for September (TO BE ADDED LATER)
So our challenge today has been chosen by the lovely KARINA with the theme being LOVELY LACE.
Nice and easy eh.
Our sponsor is:
Marianne Designs  with this fabulous prize package.
 
Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges;
 1.Card Mania Challenge - Challenge 29 - Fav colour combo (pink and grey)
2.Creative Inspirations Challenge - Challenge 231 - Anything goes and optional sketch which i have turned.
3.Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Emboss it (frantage heat embossing on the flowers and ornate frame)
4.Little Miss Muffet Challenge - Challenge 69 - Pink and grey
5.Charisma Cardz Challenge - Challenge 36 - Your numbers up

Oh my did i really enjoy making this one.
Products used are:
White card
Papercellar papers -lovely soft pink and grey colours
2 types of lace
Roses
Frantage embossing powder - shabby pink
Number rub-ons
CRAFTS AND ME DIGI IMAGE - AMBER EYES
Pro/Flexmarkers
White gel pen - sakura
Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Warm grey 1,2,3,4,5
Pale pink, cocktail pink, dusky pink, antique pink
i blended the greys and pinks and a touch of cool aqua for her eyes.

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

UPDATED WITH SOME MORE EXCITING DETAILS:
For the next couple of months TO CELEBRATE OUR NEW BLOG until January we will also be doing giveaways.

5 SPOT PRIZES EACH MONTH OF ONE STAMP PER PRIZE BY OUR NEW ARTIST JOINING US THIS MONTH BENTE SCHLICK WITH HER BEAUTIFUL FANTASY IMAGES PICKED BY RANDOM.ORG FROM ALL ENTRIES.

1 MYSTERY PRIZE PER WEEK PICKED FROM OUR FOLLOWERS OF THIS NEW CHALLENGE BLOG SO DON'T FORGET TO FOLLOW US.

Bente Schlick full range of stamps for September will be available to view here shortly and to purchase in the store.
 FANTASTIC EH :D
DO GO AND FOLLOW THE BLOG AND GET YOUR ENTRIES INTO THE CHALLENGE SO YOU DON`T MISS A CHANCE TO WIN!!

XXXXXX

52 comments:

Doreen said...

Beautiful....Love the image and fab details.xxx

kay said...

It's stunning x

Aunty Sue said...

Oh Nic this would be perfect for my neice's birthday at weekend she will be 21 this is right up her street. Love it

Chris x said...

Wow this is stunning Nic the colours and design are perfect.
Chris x

Wendy said...

WOW! Nic love this so much, it's absolutely stunning.
Wendy xx

cebelica said...

This is superb. Really, it is. Awesome work! Hugs! xx

Whisper said...

Aaah absolutely gorgeous hun, Luv Sam x

Sue said...

WOW! This is totally stunning Nic. I love the image, amazing colouring and gorgeous detailing too.
hugs Sue xx

tilly said...

love this stunning card, she is beautiful
Tilly

Marilyn said...

Fabulous! Great image and I like how you've coloured it and all those great embellies too.

Debs said...

This is so beautiful Nic - love the gorgeous colour and scrummy details.
Happy Birthday and Anniversary to your Mum - hope you all have a wonderful day.
Debs xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow this is beautiful, love the skin and gorgeous image

crafty-stamper said...

stunning card and beautiful image love the pink hair,great embellishments
carol x

aussie aNNie said...

Gorgeous Nic, gosh I love this design and image .xx

Jacki Daniels said...

Hi Nic
Oohh this is stunning love the colours you have chosen and gorgeous design as always
Jacki xx

Kelly said...

Stunning! Thank you for joining in at Charisma Cardz this week x

karen said...

Gorgeous Coops, such pretty image and beautifully embellished, hugs, karenx

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Nic such a gorgeous card love all the elements to this love Alison xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Wow, those eyelashes are something else... Very pretty Coops!

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Wow Nic this is fabulous! Love how you did the skin so striking! Susan x

Lorraine said...

This is gorgeous Nic. A fab image and so beautifully coloured. Love her pink hair.
Lorraine x

catherine said...

This just looks fabulous Nic. Love the colours. hope you mum had a lovely birthday
x catherine

Blankina said...

Very pretty!!
Hugs Blankina

Donna said...

Stunning card Nic, love the soft pink pastels and the pretty detail...beautiful! :) Donna ♥ x

Anna Jasiolek said...

This is so absolutely perfect! Love the Crafts & Me stamps, but you make them so much more awesome with your coloring.
Have a nice week!
Anna xxx

Donna Mosley said...

WOW!!! Nic, this is stunning. Gobsmackingly gorgeous colouring and design.

Donna x

Lynne in NI said...

Wow, this is so pretty Nic ... LOVE the addition of all your white dots :)

Janine said...

Beautiful card Nic. Love the contrast between the pink hair and skin colouring. Pretty design and layout too.
Hugs, Janine xx

Lorraine said...

Beautiful Coops. Love the colour of her face.

Lizy Bartaby said...

Such a beautiful soft card Coops! Love the colouring of the pretty girl! :)
Lizy xx

Lisa Carroll said...

Gorgeous card! Your coloring is amazing! Thanks for joining us in the 'Emboss It!' challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

Miss Emerald said...

Absolutely fabulous! Great colour combo, design and details. Thanks for joining us at Card Mania Challenges. Good luck and hope you'll join us again.

downrightcrafty said...

love your colouring of this image and super gorgeous papers and stunning lace
Hugs Kate x

Janja Z. said...

This is really gorgeous. Nice colours and I love lace.

nwilliams6 said...

Wow - that image is very vivid and eye catching and your coloring is wonderful. Love the lace! Pretty card. Hugz!

Cara Caswell said...

Completely stunning Nic, love the greys you used for the skin, it's all so pretty
Hugs xx Cara xx

Pat K said...

WOW, stunning card Nic. LOVE the shade of pink used and of course your beautiful design. hugs, Pat K x

(AJ) ArtJypsy said...

She is fabulous. love the pink hair and the roses, what a nice touch. thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet. Good luck in the draw.

Emz said...

Gorgeous card & your colouring is fab. Thank you for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week x

Betty said...

So stunning Nic love your colouring
Bettyxxx

Nathalie said...

Fantastic card. I love embelishments. Thanks for playing with us at Little Miss Muffet challenge.
Nathalie

Little K Smith said...

WOW! So beautiful hun! A gorgeous image and wonderful colouring and the embellies are just lush!
Kelly.x

heidy said...

So beautiful Nic!!
XXX Heidy

Gemma said...

OMG...Coops this is truly amazing sweetie and your colouring is out of this world!!
hugs and xxx
Gemma

Julie said...

This is very pretty, lovely work as always.

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Absolutely stunning! your colouring is amazing, love it
Lindsay xx

Denise Goeldner said...

Wow love your colour combo this is truely beautiful hugs xx

rachel said...

stunning card Nic - absolutely beautiful - thanks so much for sharing with us at Creative Inspirations this week and good luck xx

CaroleAnn said...

Absolutely beautiful!! Hugs

Kelly said...

Stunning! Love your colouring, especially her hair! Hugs Kelly xxx

Lou said...

Hi! such a pretty card,love the image and gorgeous colours Coops.hugs Lou.xxx

Sarah said...

Absolutely beautiful card, your colouring is stunning x