Monday, 16 December 2013

Sparkle and Snow

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I was missing yesterday,i got all my Christmas wrapping done and sorted through my Christmas cards so i can now add the sentiments (mum, sister, niece etc) to the fronts for who they are heading to.I only need 2 more and then i am done for this year.
So here is one for today which is for my friends daughter who is a crafter in the making.
I am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.Top Tip Tuesday Challenge - Challenge 116 - Snowflakes
2.Oldie But A Goodie Challenge - Winter (ribbons and papers are old)
3.Inky Chicks Challenge - Challenge 19 - Christmas
5.Fab N Funky Challenge - Challenge 197 - Snowflakes
8.Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Challenge 73 - Anything goes with ribbon
9.Totally Papercrafts Challenge - Challenge 197 - Non traditional christmas colours
10.Allsorts Challenge - Week 237 - Snowflakes

Products used are:
White card
First Edition papers
Ribbons
Hobbyhouse gem centres
Stickles stardust
Plastic snowflake
Computer generated sentiment using Scriptina font
Stampendus jumbo cling stamp - top hat snowman
Pro/flexmarkers

Pro/flexmarkers used are:
Antique white, pastel green, ice grey 2
Cerise,frosted pink, shocking pink, maroon
Pastel green , mint, green
 and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.xx

57 comments:

Juls said...

This is AMAZING!!!!! Love the colours you have used, fabby card!! Hugs Juls

aussie aNNie said...

Such a bright cheerful card Nic, lovely stamp too....you sound very organized my friend...luv annie xxx

cebelica said...

This is so beautiful and you used such beautiful colours. I love the adorable snowman. Fab work! Hugs! xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Emily is a very lucky girl Nic, this is gorgeous! Love the colours and glitter too. Susan xx

Lozzy T said...

Love it Nic, love the happy bright and cheery colours. Gorgeous..Hugs Lozzy xx
must get on with my wrapping tooo

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,fab image and details.xxx

Kelly Lloyd said...

Well done you getting all your wrapping done. I'm still a long way off :-(
Love this card, the colours are fab
Hugs Kelly

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic,

That is a beautiful card, and lovely colours, layout and gorgeous image.
Margaret

Squirrel x said...

I have you to blame for me buying this snowman, but I admit it, I do love him lots! Nice to see him in such cool colours too hun, looks absolutely amazing! Hugs xx

debby4000 said...

Adorable card and also gorgeous too.
luv
Debby

Dodici said...

Very pretty card Nic!Love the colours and the bow:)
xxx

Jo said...

Ooooh, that's a jolly snowman......gorgeous colours!
hugs Jo x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow what fun colours, and fab layout, love this image, in fact he will be popping up on my blog any minute now. Sounds like you are well organised.

crafty-stamper said...

your card looks fantastic in non-traditional colours and love your Christmas cards using non-Christmas papers love the big sparkly snowflake
Carol x

Anna Jasiolek said...

What a cool X-mas card, love these colors, they look amazing together. Thank you for your inspiration!
Anna

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Coops. I love the cute image and the colour pink is fabulous as are the Christmassy embellies.
Have a lovely week.
Hugs Sharon. x

Viv's Visuals said...

Stunningly fabby colour combo Coops - brilliant card. x

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

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

Sue said...

Stunning card Nic, I love the image, wonderful colouring and gorgeous ribbon.
hugs Sue xx

Lau W said...

Oh wow ! Love the colors of this card ! fabulous !
xxx

rachel said...

just gorgeous Nic - fabulous layers, beautiful colours and image and I love that snowflake!

tilly said...

what lovely bright colours you have chosen to encourage her lol
Tilly

Marilyn said...

How pretty! That bright pink just pops out and grabs ya! I have this stamp and think it is just the cutest but as yet, mine remains ink free. Maybe after the holidays... goodness knows there will still be plenty of winter in Canada!

Creations by Shirl said...

This is one cute card, love the colours, all the sparkles, the pretty papers....

Judy Corner said...

Another lovely festive card. Nic, thank you for taking the time to give me details of that lovely image. Judy x

Whisper said...

Ooooo WOW i'm so loving that super snowflake, gorgeous papers, adorable snowman and ribbon too, Luv Sam x

Linda Compton said...

Love the hot pink and the pastel green together. Snow on the scarf looks really frozen. So very pretty Nic.

Debs said...

What a stunner Nic - love that fabulous Snowman and amazing colouring.
Debs xx

Louise Palser said...

Fab Nic. I love it :) Lou x

Christine L said...

Gorgeous snowman hon.... and doesn't he look fabulous with his PINK hat!!

Big hugs
Christine x

Chrissy said...

I love the image Coops and fabulous colouring and colour combo..gorgeous Christmas card.

luv CHRISSYxx

Boxofcolours said...

What a jazzy snowman! Great card as always Nic
Hugs
Jane

kay said...

Fab cheerful card x

Kate T said...

 A beautiful and inspiring creation, thank you very much for joining us at Crafty ribbons challenge, Kate x

ps have you checked out the Crafty Ribbons Christmas Advent ?

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Beautiful card Nic...loving the snowman and the lovely colours. Sue x

♥Gemma♥ said...

I so love this card and the colours...also thank you for your kind words about the death of my uncle, means a lot!!
hugs and xxx
Gemma

Sandra H said...

Oooooh Coops this is absolutely stunning the colours on the snowman are gorgeous as is the layout and a gorgeous snowflake too x

Blankina said...

Lovely bright christmas colours!!
Sorry commenting is tough lately, my internet connection is sooooo slow lately, Have a wonderful X mas and many crafty moments in 2014,
Hugs Blankina

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Nic this is simply stunning love the image he is so cute and the bows and ribbon on the card wow wow wow. Love Alison xx

Janja Z. said...

Georgeos, lovely card.

Wishcraft said...

Fab colours and love that big snowflake! Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Little Fairies hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Pat K said...

What a treat to come across your card in the challenge Coops. Gorgeous colours, cute image and such a beautiful snowflake. Thanks so much for joining us at Fab'n'Funky. hugs, Pat K x

Lou said...

Hi! it is nice to get all the wrapping done Coops,cards too and was early this year as Sophie finished college last week. Even though she is 16 ,George 11 I don't like them to see any wrapping :) Love this snowman and pretty colours together hugs Lou.xx

nwilliams6 said...

Wow - your coloring is just awesome Nic! Beautiful card with great colors and details and a million great layers! Love it!!! Hugz!

Pat K said...

Hi Coops...back again to thank you for joining us at TPC with you beautiful card. hugs, Pat K x

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card, makes a change to see a snowman in a pink hat :o)
Jackie xx

Laila B. said...

Wow...fabulous card. Love everything about your card especially the colors that you used!!! Congrats!!!

Lisa S. said...

I love so many things about this card-the colors, image, ribbons, and that gorgeous snowflake. Emily will love this card!!! Thanks for joining our Snowflake challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.

Remember you can enter up to 3 projects and 3 tips, good luck!

Jingle said...

I just love this! Gorgeous colors! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

Rach83 said...

Absolutely wonderful, Nic. I think that's the biggest snowflake I've seen this Christmas! Your colouring is amazing and I love the contrasting ribbon.

Thanks for playing along at Fab'n'Funky Challenges. Hope you have a fabby festive.

Rachel x

Emma Dawson said...

Fab card! I love the shocking pink against the pastel green. Very pretty.

Emma x

Vicky said...

Fabulous card with a cute snowman.
Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Little Fairies, hope to see you again.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Sanja Grdinić said...

He's really so sweet! :)

ps. got some candy on my blog...

Helene E said...

what a wonderful image! Thank you so much for joining our challenge at Allsorts and good luck!

Samantha K said...

What a great card, love the bright colours you have used. That bauble DP paper is gorgeous! That image is so cute with the little birdie nesting in his hat..lol..Hugs x Thank you for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday Challenges x
TTT Challenges
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Helen said...

Wonderful card - love the combination of colours!
Thanks for playing at Oldie but a Goodie!
Helen x

mixamatoasties said...

Fab card! Love the image.

Thanks for sharing at CaSS.

Susan x