Sunday, 8 September 2013

Summer Fun.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I am off out this morning to get my mums birthday pressie for next week why my hubby is at home to drive me and then chilling the rest of the day.
Hubby had changed the beds, hoovered through and cleaned the bathroom by the time i got home yesterday, wonder what my chances will be of him doing the ironing later ;)
So here is my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Stampin for the weekend - Colours of summer
2.Crafty Boots Challenge - Last days of summer
3.Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Challenge 60 - Anything goes with ribbon
4.Graph`it Challenge - Week 11 - Background effects (grass and dappled sky)
5.Catch the bug Challenge - September challenge - Anything goes
 
Products used are:
Cream card
First Edition papers - Blank Canvas
Roses
Metal butterfly
Peg
Personal impresions sentiment
Ribbon
Pearls
Stickles stardust
Go Create circle and scallop circle dies
Whimsy Dig stamp - Maya blowing bubbles
Promarkers/flexmarkers/graph`it markers
White gel pen
Distress tool

Graph`it markers used for the hair are:
Cigar,havana,mocha,wenge
Rest of the image pro/flexmarkers:
Blush, sunkissed pink, coral, cinnamon, warm grey 4, pale pink
Tea rose, soft peach, rose peach
Soft peach, peach, mango
Vanilla, mustard
Pink pearl
Marsh, olive , pesto
Soft aqua, glacier, cloud
 
And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, means a lot ;D
Hugs Nic.xx

49 comments:

Sue - bearhouse said...

Stunning card Nic. I love the sweet image, wonderful colouring and such pretty flowers too.
I hope you have a good day!
hugs Sue xx

Martinas Welt said...

Good Morning Nic!
What a great card! I love the colour....not with my clothes, as I would look very sick in them ;), but on the card it looks just awsome!
Keep my fingers crossed your hubby got your hint.....ironing! ;) LOL
Hugs,
Martina

Marie-Louise said...

Beautiful card Nic.

Lozzy T said...

Beautiful card Nic, gorgeous colours and colouring. Really sweet..Hugs Lozzy xx

pinky said...

You have such a great hubbie Nic!! Loving your beautiful card, those colours are so pretty and perfect for between summer and autumn.

aussie aNNie said...

Rather stunning card Nic, these colours are so attractive and that cute image is just, well, cute.xx

Viv's Visuals said...

This is soooo pretty Coops! Gorgeous!

downrightcrafty said...

beautiful love the soft peaches and cream and your fabulous colouring
Hugs Kate xx

Pop's Cards said...

HI sweetie this is just gorgeous hugs Pops x x x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Nic :-) the image is adorable and I love the colours and whole design ,,, FAB :-)

thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge
luv
Lols x x x

susiestacey said...

Stunning card Nic, love the image and the beautiful colours and l like how you have added the ribbon down the side too. x Susan x

Claire said...

A really pretty card Nic, lovely sweet image and just love that peachy colour. Hugs, Claire x

Dee's Craft Room said...

Wow, gorgeous card Coops. Fabulous design and such a sweet image.

Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Coops. She is lovely and the colour of your design is stunning.
I have some info on my blog that you may be interested in reading.
Hugs Sharon. x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's, I like the image the colours and the bow.
Kevin xx

Marilyn said...

Love the peachy tones and the fun sparkle on the bubbles!

Deb said...

Totally gorgeous card, love this sweet image and the colours are so pretty!
Debxx

Lisa xx said...

hats off to you, you've got hubby well trained, lol

such a gorgeous card.....your colouring looms stunning xx

Doreen said...

Gorgeous,lovely colours and image.xxx

Creations by Shirl said...

Beautiful peachy colours and the image is just too cute.....

sue w. said...

Hi Nic, this is just adorable, love the image and fab colours and layout.
Hugs Sue W.

Shazza said...

gorgeous card Nic, I have this image, haven't used it in AGES, maybe look it out again now x

Lorraine said...

This is gorgeous Nic. A fabulous image and beautifully coloured. I love the design and all the pretty details too.
Lorraine x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What a great hubby you have. Fab card, love the soft peach and love your card below too, gorgeous image

Lizy Bartaby said...

Sweet card Coops! I wish I could blow bubbles that big...it would really impress my little man!
Lizy xx

Janet - aka stacky said...

absolutely beautiful card Nic and such a sweet image, fabulous colouring and detailing as always xx
What a lovely hubby you have xx

Tanya said...

Gorgeous card Coops, love the soft colours, so pretty :)

Tags xx

Donna said...

Beautiful card Nic, love the peaches and cream colour combo and the image is fab :) Donna ♥ x

Julie Kitchener said...

Just gorgeous Coops and love those flowers!

crafty-stamper said...

love the image and sparkly bubbles love the layout and gorgeous bow
Carol x

Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous card Nic, love the super cute image and scrummy peach design.

Donna x

MagsB said...

Oh wow, Nic, what beautiful soft colours! So pretty!

love Mags B x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A beautiful image and card Nic! Susan x

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A gorgeous card Nic. An adorable image and I love your peach colours.

Hugs Sarahxx

Wendy said...

So gorgeous Nic, love the sweet image and colours.
Wendy xx

CaroleAnn said...

Love it! The peach colors you used are so summery and I love her shiny bubbles. Liking that ribbon too!
Hugs

Jackie said...

Stunning cards since I was last here, still trying to catch up! :o)
Jackie xx

Teresa said...

Oh what a beauty! xx

Lisette Baker said...

What a fabulous card and what a fabulous husband you have - may I borrow him! Love all the components of your card and the way you have built up the design, gorgeous colours too.Thanks for joining us at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

shampylou30 said...

Gorgeous card this stamp is lovely xxxxxx

Gretha said...

Beautiful card Nic, love the colors you have used
Thanks for joining the Crafty Ribbons Challenge
x Gretha

Shelly said...

So sweet, the peach looks fabulous! xx

Sarah said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Coops! Love the soft colours and beautiful details x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Beautiful, love the adorable image and the peachy tones, stunning layout and floral arrangements too
Lindsay xx

sgc said...

Very pretty. Love the colors! Thanks for playing in Bugaboo's "Anything Goes" challenge.

Min said...

What a Fabulous creation!
Thanks so much for playin’ along with us this week for the Catch The Bug Anything Goes Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps!
Be sure to check out The Bug Blog for our newest Indian Summer challenge beginning today! We hope you’ll play along!
Hugs & Happy Days!
~Min: Bugaboo Asst DT Coordinator
Kaymin Kreations

Cara Caswell said...

Hi sweetie! I love your card the colours an image are adorable! It's great to see you joining in our challenge at the Graphit Marker blog with such a fab dotty background!
Hugs xx Cara xx

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

How pretty is this card Coops?! Thanks so much for playing at Graph'It Colour Challenge :)

karen said...

Just so gorgeous coops and love the background, thanks for joining us at Graph'It colour challenge, Karenx