Friday, 13 September 2013

Top Hat Snowman.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I am off to work soon once my laddo has gone to school.
I managed to make a couple of cards yesterday so i have 2 days of posts ready, thats not happened for a while.lol.
So here is my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Cutie Pie Challenge - Challenge 52 - Cute Christmas
2.Crafty Cardmakers Challenge - Challenge 90 - Christmas snow and ice
3.Top TipTuesday Challenge - Challenge 109 - Paper Piecing
4.Here Come The Boys Challenge - Challenge 60 - Blue Christmas
5.Craft you Passion Challenge - Challenge 179 - Glitter and Gloss (glossy accents on his nose and buttons and glitter on the snowman and snow)
6.CRAFT Challenge - Challenge 224 - Paper Piecing
 
Products used are:
White card
Dovecraft papers
Oval nestie die
Glossy accents
Stickles - stardust
Snowtex
Glamour Dust
Stampendous Jumbo cling stamp - Top Hat Snowman
Promarkers/flexmarkers

Pro/flexmarkers used are:
Soft aqua, cool aqua, duck egg, surf blue, antique white.
Scarf and Hat trim paper pieced.

Hopefully you can see the gloss and sparkle better on this pic.

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

57 comments:

Squirrel x said...

Oh Nic, his is FABULOUS! Now, only one thing left to do ... GIMME! Hugs Sxx

tilly said...

love the top hat on your gorgeous snowman, papers are just right lol
Tilly

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love snowmen and this one is fab, love his hat, not seen him before. Check out my post today, snowman and same colours as you have used, spooky. Have a good day x

rachel said...

what a cutie pie Nic - fab card xx

Aunty Sue said...

Such A Fab Happy Snowman Love It Great Colours And Paper. Glad You Shared At Crafty This Week. xx

Sarah said...

Oooh that's just gorgeous!!! Love the colours and the image is sooo cute!

Sarah

PS - Thanks for the email and info, much appreciated.

aussie aNNie said...

Snowman looks so awesome, colours and he looks cuddly as well...great card Nic.xx

nwilliams6 said...

Perfect coloring of course and I love the little bit of snow at the bottom. Great colors and papers! Lovely. I totally love snowmen - they are my favorite winter/holiday image. Hugz!

JANINE QUINN MIDDLESBROUGH, UK said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I'm loving the aqua blue shades (my fav). Fabulous colouring as always - love his hat. Hugs Janine x

Doreen said...

A fabulous card,love the image.xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's, I like the sweet snowman image, the papers and the distressing.
Kevin xx

Lynsey McGreavey said...

Love this Nic - the snow is fab! xx

Michelle said...

Lovely card. I like the colours you used at the snowman.
Thanks for joining us at Craft your Passion.
xxx Michelle

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Nic, such a fabulous image and wonderful colouring.
hugs Sue xx

Netty said...

Loving your fun Christmas card Coops, Annette x

heidy said...

Awwhhh he`s so cute Nic!!
XXX Heidy

Lisa xx said...

ooioh this is so swet Nic, really like how you stamped the sentiment on the co-ordinating paper....very effective. xx

Tanya said...

This is gorgeous Coops, love that snowman, he's great! Your colouring is fabulous and I really like that mint paper, so pretty :)

Tags xx

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

Fabulous snowman brilliant card. Thank you for joining us at Here Comes the Boys challenge good luck
Ginny ♥

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! what a fab image Coops! he's SO cute with his huge top hat… it just makes you smile! Love the pretty papers and how you've layered up! :-))
Hope you have a lovely weekend!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Where do you find all these lovely images you use? This is one fabulous festive card Nic! Happy Weekend. Judy x

Viv's Visuals said...

Scrummy yummy marshamallowy snowman Coops!! x

Trimgym said...

Lovely creation, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge. Don't forget to check back on Thursday to see if you have won or if you have been chosen in our Top3. Also don't miss out on challenges and freebies on my digistamp blog.

Jo

Claire said...

This is just adorable - I love the snowman image and fab papers - has a really frosty feel. Have a lovely weekend. Hugs, Claire x

kay said...

Brilliant card,fab image x

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Gorgeous card Nic, love the snowman.
Thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie's.
Sue x

Creations by Shirl said...

love your snowman card, his just too adorable.

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous Christmas card Nic. The snowman is adorable and I love the pretty colour.
Lorraine x

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Nic love this card that snowman is just so cute. Love Alison xx

Jackie said...

Love that gorgeous image and beautiful card :)
Jackie

Lou said...

Hi! oh love this so much Coops,what a cutie and the sparkle is gorgeous. He sits on my desk waiting lol! Have a lovely weekend,hugs Lou.xxx

Chrissy said...

He is gorgeous Coops, love the paper piecing and fabulous sparkle and colouring..wonderful card.

luv CHRISSYxx

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Nic, love the fab image and the gorgeous icy blues.

Donna x

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Nic, love the fab image and the gorgeous icy blues.

Donna x

Cara Caswell said...

This is adorable hun! I love that image and the sparkly snow looks gorgeous!
Hugs xx Cara xx

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Nic, fabulous image and love the colour.
Wendy xx

catherine said...

This looks fabulous Nic and love the snowman image. Great sparkle added to it
x catherine

Little K Smith said...

A gorgeous Christmas card Nic, I love the snowman and the frosty bits! A fabulous layout too!
Have a lovely weekend hun :)
Kelly.x

Louise Palser said...

Lovely nic. Loving the Paper piced scarf and the colouring on his hat, lou x

Sarah said...

Cute indeed. Thanks for sharing with The Cutie Pies. Sarah

Christine L said...

So gorgeous Nic... love the papers and sparkles you've used with this fab image.

I'm just back from my hols... so trying to catch up a bit... but struggling!

Hugs
Christine x

crafty-stamper said...

love your icy looking card,great image,love the paper piecing and love your layouts
Carol

Jane Savage said...

Just stunning as always, Coops. Love that icy blue/aqua colour, my favourite for Christmas. He really is a jolly snowman! Thank you for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Jane xx

Lin said...

This is completely gorgeous!!

That hat is amazing, love the colouring and the little bird on the top is just too cute.

Thanks for sharing with us

Lin xx
Crafty Cardmakers

Tracey Brossart said...

Adorable and sooo sparkly love it!

Hugs
xx Tracey xx

Emma Dawson said...

Beautiful card, love the colour.

Emma x

Mau xx said...

Wonderful! Love that sweet snowman and your papers are perfect for it.
hugs Mau xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

What a fantastic snowman! Love him! Fab card Nic great papers and design! Susan x

Whisper said...

Aaah what a sweetie and am so loving the bird in his hat too, great colours too, luv Sam x

Josephine said...

Oh, this is fabulous! Love that snowman and those icy colours.

Thanks for joining my 'Christmas Snow and Ice' challenge at Crafty Cardmakers!

Donna said...

Love, love, love this Nic, such a jolly snowman and the design is fab! :) Donna ♥ x

Paddington fan said...

Gorgeous snowman image and love the paper piecing!! I 'need' those papers now too!!
Thank you for joining in our Blue Christmas challenge at Here Come the Boys!!
Love Jacky x

Samantha said...

Hunny another brilliant card love the detail you added to his scarf too! Thank you for playing at TTT too! we have a new challenge so hope you can come play again soon hugs me xx

Kelly said...

Oh I love this one! What a cute snowman and his hat is fabulous!!! Hugs, Kelly

Teresa said...

Thank you Coops, for joining us at Here come the boys 'Blue Christmas in September' challenge with your wonderful creation.
Teresa x

Woo said...

Superb card Coops! Thanks for playing and sharing at Here Come The Boys Blue Christmas Hugs Woo & Sharon xx

Sarah said...

Awww, awww, awww this is fabulous Coops, love the image and aqua shades x