Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Sweet Snow Bird.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well, hugs for all who need them.
I have an early start today at work, i promise to catch up with my commenting soon.
Here is my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Creative Fingers Challenge - Challenge 44 - Anything goes
2.Crafty Catz Challenge - Challenge 241 - Anything goes
3.Sister Act Challenge - Challenge 67 - Anything goes
4.Cute Card Thursday Challenge - Challenge 331 - For the birds
5.Sweet Stampin Challenge - Take flight
6.Papertake Weekly Challenge - Sketchie free for all (sketch 76)
7.Everybody Art Challenge - Challenge 289 - Favourite stamps
8.Creative Card Crew Challenge - Challenge 67 -Christmas

Products used are:
White card
First Edition papers - Silent night
Go Create circle die
Hessian
Hobbyhouse poinsettia`s
Glamoour dust
Snowtex
Pearls
Distress tool
Justrite sentiment
Stampendous Snow Bird stamp
Polychromo pencils, sansador used for the background blending.
Watercolour card

I only have 16 polychromo`s at the mo so a limited colour palette to work with but already i am in love with these pencils.
Colours used are:
White, Cadmium yellow, Dark cadmium orange
Deep scarlet red, magenta, Light ultramarine
Phthalo blue, Burnt ochre, Walnut brown, Black

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

53 comments:

  1. A stunning Christmas card Nic. Such a beautiful image and your colouring is fabulous. x

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  2. Hi Coops

    I am mega behind with my commenting too. We will sit on the naughty step together!!!

    Loving your beautiful card and great image. You have used those pencils brilliantly. I think you will be adding a few more to your collection!!

    Hope your Son has a lovely summer break from school.

    Love Jules xx

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  3. This is gorgeous Nic. I love the image, stunning colouring and beautiful papers too.
    hugs Sue xx

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  4. Gorgeous card and lovely colours used.xx
    ♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

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  5. What a beauty Nic! Love that sweet stamp and your colouring with pencils. I have Prismas and do like them but haven't used them in a while. Have a great day at work, hugs Susan x

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  6. Another one of your stunning creations hun. I love it! And your coloring is amazing. Just wow! Hugs! xx

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  7. Lovely winter card, I love the way you colored the stamp with pencils, amazing effect. Thank you for an inspiration!
    Hugs,
    Anna xxx

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  8. Lovely winter card, I love the way you colored the stamp with pencils, amazing effect. Thank you for an inspiration!
    Hugs,
    Anna xxx

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  9. Your colouring is amazing, Coops! You can almost see every feather! Love those gorgeous flowers and beautiful papers too! xx

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  10. The robin is beautifully coloured Nic and I like the blended background giving just a hint of sky.
    Lorraine

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  11. Gorgeous card Nic, love the colouring, am desperate to have ago with pencils again, they are expensive though...will see...lol..xx

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  12. Ohhh I love this card!! What pretty stamp and flowers and papers.
    Hugs Blankina

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  13. Ohhh I love this card!! What pretty stamp and flowers and papers.
    Hugs Blankina

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  14. Gorgeous card and design Nic xx

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  15. You certainly are using those polychromos well Nic.... this colouring is stunning!

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  16. oh Coops! This is adorable! Your colouring is fabulous xx
    hugs kylie xx

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  17. so cute love this small birdie

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  18. Beautiful card Coop's that robin is gorgeous, I love it!!
    Kevin xx

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  19. Gorgeous card Nic love the image and beautiful colour's and thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  20. Gorgeous Nic! I love how you coloured this bird and the distressing is perfect on here.

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  21. So gorgeous! I love the blended blue in the background. Really makes that sweet birdie pop off the card!
    <3 Emily L.

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  22. So beautiful is your card x

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  23. Such a stunning card Nic, gorgeous colouring. Marlene

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  24. Such a gorgeous card. Beautiful image and colouring.

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  25. It's me again LOL Thank you for joining our 'anything goes' challenge at Crafty Catz and good luck in the draw!
    Hugs,
    Anna xxx

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  26. Oh my, this is simply beautiful Nic, the image is coloured to perfection, I love how you have done the shading in blue, looks fabulous, a really gorgeous creation, I absolutely love it!!
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  27. Love this,fabulous image and colours.xxx

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  28. I just love this stamp, but I can not buy it anywhere...:( And your newest card with this birdie is really awsome! Love it!
    Martina

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  29. So beautiful nic. The Hessian gives the card gorgeous texture and your colouring on this is gorgeous. Love the flowers too. Michelle x

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  30. Stunning Coops..wonderful colouring and just love this bird stamp..love the snow and flowers..gorgeous.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  31. A gorgeous card Nic, love your colouring.
    Lorraine x

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  32. Gorgeous as always hun.....:o)

    Vicky xx

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  33. Beautifully coloured image love the texture and embellishments
    carol x

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  34. Absolutely gorgeous Nic, love the image.
    Wendy xx

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  35. wow!!!! That is gorgeous Nic xx

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  36. A gorgeous card, and as always beautifully coloured :o)
    Jackie xx

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  37. Wow! This is stunning Nic, FABULOUS colouring!!! a truly beautiful Christmas card:)
    Hugs,
    Marjorie xx

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  38. fab colouring on your little robin, a good start to your Christmas collection, thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Catz and hope to see you again
    Tilly

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  39. Stunning hun, love your colouring using these pencils!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  40. So adorable. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.

    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxxxxx

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  41. Wow Nic this is just pure magic, wow, that is one awesome image and such a beautiful card design, love it
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  42. Soooooo beautiful, I love this card.
    Thank you for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

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  43. Beautiful card.Love the robin.Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin'
    Cass xx

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  44. What a beautiful card.

    Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin'

    Susan

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  45. Wow Nic, your colouring is stunning!!

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  46. This is just gorgeous Nic and your colouring is so beautiful. Such a sweet image and you've made it into a mini masterpiece xx

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  47. Hi Coops
    Fabulous card....
    Hugs Sylvie xx

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  48. This is stunning hun, love it. Joey xx

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  49. Stunning card Nic, I love the image and how you've coloured it, such depth of colour and the touches of snow are fab x

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  50. Just stunning Nic! I SO need this stamp! Beautiful colouring and I love the pretty flowers too :)
    Kelly.x

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Thanks so much for you comment.xx