Thursday, 28 August 2014

Crafts and Me - Thumbelina

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
Todays card is using an image i had coloured up ready for my blog before my keyboard went kapput.
I am still waiting for my new one to come back in to stock so i am stuck with this plug in one for now.Only thing is i have to use the touchpad on my laptop and then the keyboard to type so its more time consuming but hey it works for now.
So enough of my waffle and on to my card which you will also find at the Crafts and Me challenge and inspiration blog too.
I am also entering this into the following challenges:
1.Crafty Creations Challenge - Challenge 270 - Dig deep - use something old (old papers, lace and the large plum roses)
2.Fussy & Fancy Challenge - Challenge 121 - Pets or fav animals
4.Crazy 4 Challenges - Challenge 250 - Animal
5.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 86 - Anything goes
6.Crafting From The Heart Challenge - Challenge 33 - Anything goes
7.Dream Valley Challenge - Challenge 89 - Flowers
8.Creative Inspirations Challenge - Challemge 278 - Flower power

Products used are:
Cream card
First Editon papers - Rose garden
Ribbon
Lace
Roses
Pearls
Pearl swirls
Distress tool
CRAFTS AND ME DIGI - THUMBELINA - SARA BURRIER
Polychromo`s

The image has been coloured with polychromo`s/

and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.
xxx

51 comments:

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card nic. love the whimsical image and you have coloured it beautifully. Lovely papers too. x Susan x

Sarah said...

So beautiful!!

Margarets designer cards said...

Gorgeous beautiful card, love your image and matching ribbon with the flowers.
A card with the wow factor
Margaret

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,lovely image and colours.xxx

Janette said...

Gorgeous Nic, so pretty and love the lush embellies.......
Hope you have a nice day..xx

Debbie said...

A stunning card Nic...such an adorable image and the colours are so rich and beautiful. x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Lovely rich colours and your colouring of the bird is fabulous. Good to have you back. I use a separate wireless mouse with my laptop, much faster than a touchpad mouse.

Dortesjs said...

aww gorgeous, love the papers to..polochromos are ??

Dortesjs said...

aww just looked them up they are pencils, lovely work you paint great with them

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A beautiful card Nic. Love the gorgeous papers, they look so feminine and beautiful. The pearl swirls along with the bow, lace and flowers are very lush! Hope you get your keyboard sorted soon. Hugs Susan x

Sheila said...

Gorgeous card Nic. I love the strong colour ribbon against the lighter papers. Great colouring too. X

Jane Savage said...

Love that delicious plum colour, Coops! Those papers are gorgeous and your colouring just beautiful! xx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

Beautiful colours Nic and the image looks gorgeous.
Lorraine

Sandra said...

This is so cute! Love all your layers and your coloring is fab!
Hugs, Sandra

SoniaW said...

Love your cards coops and this one is no exception. I love the colours you have used too. Thanks for joining us at crafting from the heart x

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Nic, such a sweet image, stunning colouring and beautiful papers too.
Hugs Sue xx

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Nic this is absolutely beautiful such wonderful papers, colours, flowers and that image is stunning. It is amazing how different your images now look when you use polychromo's compared to promarkers, do you use the stub blender as well or just the pencils on their own?
hugs
lorraine x

Viv's Visuals said...

Back in the land of the internet at last Coops... and am glad I am 'cos otherwise I'd have missed this beauty! Gorgeous. x

nnalorac said...

Gorgeous card Nic, so love your colouring and choice of papers. Lovely attention to detail too. Carolxx

Anita said...

This is so gorgeous!

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops! such a wonderful image and your colouring is perfection! Love the pretty roses and pearls… and the lush bow finishes it off beautifully! :-)
Hope you have a great day!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Beautiful coloring, love how everything just blends in so perfect.... Very pretty Coops!

Lau W said...

Oh ! Gorgeous ! Your colouring is fantastic, so lovely card !
xxx

Beth Brovold said...

Beautiful card Nic!!! So many wonderful image, layers and embellishments...thanks for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy "Pets or Favourite Animal" challenge!!
Beth F&F DT

Jacee said...

Such a beautiful card Nic, I love the colour of the ribbon, looks so good next to the paler background, fantastic!
Hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Chrissy said...

A beautiful card Coops..the image is just gorgeous and I love your colouring..the birds feathers are fantastic..love the layer,papers and flowers..gorgeous.

luv CHRISSYxx

Rachael Evans said...

Gorgeous colours Nic - I adore the image its so sweet and beautifully coloured! x

Lee said...

Oh so Beautiful and I love the colours.Hugs xx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Gorgeous card Nic.
Sue x

Marlene Atkinson said...

This is just so beautiful,gorgeous image,colours and design. Marlene

crafty-stamper said...

Gorgeous card love the beautifully coloured image and gorgeous embellishments-love the rich plum colour
Carol x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Nic, fabulous image and love the colours.
Wendy xx

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Coops. The image is stunning and I love the design and beautiful flowers.
Hugs Sharon. x

Rene said...

What a gorgeous card!!! Thank you so much for sharing this beauty with us at Creative Inspirations! Good luck,
Rene :D

Penny Nantell said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create. PennyRae DT

downrightcrafty said...

beautiful design and love the colour and the image
hugs Kate xx

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card Nic.
I hope you get your new computer very soon :o)
Jackie xx

Christine L said...

So beautiful Nic... LOVING that touch of claret in your fabulous colouring!

Hugs
Christine x

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Beautiful Nic. I love the sweet stamp and the lush pop of colour on the beautiful shabby chic papers. Fabulous design hun. Hugs, Wends x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's, I like the image the roses and the papers,
Kevin xx

~@ngie~ said...

stunning card as always darl & am STILL envious of your amazing colouring technique ;)

love n hugz Angie xXx

Linda said...

Hi!
Gorgeous card.
Great coloring!!
Thanks for joining our girly challenge over at Creative Corner Challenges.
Linda DT-CCC

Little K Smith said...

Oohhh just stunning Nic! I love the gorgeous image, beautiful colouring and roses and lush ribbon too!
Kelly.x

chanya13 said...

Beautiful card, wonderful colour combo. Thanks for joining us at Creative Corner Challenges!!! I hope you get to join us again for our next challenge. Agnieszka

nwilliams6 said...

Some of the prettiest coloring ever Nic. I need to get better at it and you always make me want to try! Beautiful card. Hugz!

Denise Goeldner said...

Stunning card love the image and your colouring in fabulous.
~ Denise ~
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}

Chana said...

Undeniably gorgeous! Very nicely done, indeed! Thanks for slipping this into our mailbox here at 613 Avenue Create.
Hugz,
Chana, Owner

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Sandy How said...

I saw this one amongst the entries last week on 613 Avenue Create but you just missed being one of my comment numbers so I've popped over anyway to say how much I like it. Love the vintage style image and gorgeous layout and all those lovely embellishments!!!!
Hugs,
Sandy

NGCARDS said...

This is a lovely card hun, I love the colours and the main image is great :) Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

Sarah said...

Absolutely beautiful card Nic, gorgeous image x

Sоnia said...

Such a wonderful card with great attention to detail. Love the colors and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. Thanks for joining Fussy and Fancy Challenge, good luck xxx Sonia