Sunday, 28 September 2014

Happy Birthday...

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I am a little late this morning as i went to bed late last night as i was working my way through the washing pile.Now i just need to dry it and iron it today.
My crafty mojo seems to have gone on holiday too, it took me forever to make this card last night but here it is anyway and i am entering it into the following challenges:
1.Crafting From The Heart Challenge - Challenge 37 - Anything goes
2.The Squirrel & The Fox Challenge - Challenge 78 - Happy Birthday
3.Clear It Out Challenge - Theme - Birthday & Stash - glossy accents/something shiny
4.Penny Paper Crafty Challenge - Challenge 196 - Add spots & stripes
5.Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Anything goes
6.Crafty Catz Challenge - Birthday celebrations

Products used are:
Brown card
Docrafts papers
Distress tool
Candi dots
Woodware Huge Happy Birthday stamp
Stickles stardust
Glossy accents

A pic of the fab stamp.
A close up to show the glossy accents on a few of the letters.

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


46 comments:

Aunty Sue said...

mojo is back love this great papers and i know many a male that would love this

Sheila said...

Great card Nic. Adorable colours and great layout. Have a good day ironing ha ha x

Michelle said...

Even though you feel like your crafting mojo has gone on holiday Nic, you did a wonderful job with with this card. It is gorgeous and I love your colours - Michelle x

Dortesjs said...

waue this is great and what a large job stamping all and cutting out. loVe this set up and espec. the lines around every letter. must lift.. Do have a great Sunday and welcome back in space land ;O)))

aussie aNNie said...

Love these stamps Nic, wish I could get them over here, the colour looks fab and your mojo isn't too lost I hope, love seeing your creations and this one, well I love it.xxx

The Journey is the Start


Margarets designer cards said...

Great card, lovely for a male card
Hope you have a better day crafting today
Margaret

McCrafty's Cards said...

Great card Coop's I like the design and the papers
Kevin xx

Marilyn said...

Wow! This is gorgeous and I would love to get a card like this on my birthday!

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Nic. I love the papers you have used and the glossy accents on some of the letters looks so effective.
Sue xx

Sarah said...

Missing mojo? I think not, it's fab!! xx

Virginia Lu said...

BEAUTIFULLY Done! I love love how you paper-pieced the sentiment! The layering is awesome, too! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge!

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the papers.xxx

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops! I love the scrummy papers and the Happy Birthday looks so fab paper pieced!
Hope you got your jobs done quickly and had time to relax today!
Have a nice evening hun
Big hugs
Sue xx

Mom2Two (Jenni) said...

awesome card! love all the layers! Thanks for joining us at Clear It Out Challenge, best of luck!

Tracey T said...

A fabulous card, Coops. The sentiment really stands out. Great colours, too. xx

Chrissy said...

AWEsome Coops..will make a fabulous masculine birthday card.Love the paper piecing and glossy letters..fabulous.

luv CHRISSYxx

Sandra H said...

Gorgeous card Coops l'm loving the colours and the distressed look x

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

Fabulous layers and 3D effect, it's a joyful card Nic!

Warm hugs
Maarit

Wishcraft said...

Fab card Nic, love the paper pieced sentiment and great papers :o) Hugs, Lisa x

susiestacey said...

Lovely card Nic x Susan x

coldwaters2 said...

I love your card Nic the paper piecing looks fabby so do the wonderful colourful papers.
hugs
lorraine x

nwilliams6 said...

Great layers, colors, papers, and layout Nic. It may have taken you awhile but it is a super card! Hugz!

crafty-stamper said...

Love the paper pieced words stamp and great B.papers
Carol x

Jackie said...

Fabulous card, lovely paper piecing :o)
Jackie xx

Viv's Visuals said...

great paper piecing Coops! fab card.

debby4000 said...

Fabulous Birthday card.
luv
Debby

Janette said...

Morning Nic, what a fab and fun card, love the lettering...
Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

Michelle said...

Hi Nic - back with my DT hat on - you already know, from my previous comment that I love love love your card - thank you for joining us this week at Penny's Paper-Crafty - Michelle x

Donna said...

Cracking card Nic, love the fab design and great choice of papers...the lettering really pops! :) Donna ♥ x

Pamellia Johnson said...

Just wonderful Coops! I love the different colours and patterns on the sentiment and how you popped it up for added depth! Fantastic! hugs :)

Whisper said...

Oooo absolutely fabby and am loving all the different designs on the Happy Birthday, Luv Sam x

Marlene Atkinson said...

a gorgeous Birthday card. Marlene

Lynn's Place said...

Thanks for joining us @ CIO challenge blog...your take on our challenge is sweet..tfs...and please come play with us again <((><

chanya13 said...

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

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Nic, love the stamp and all the fab paper piecing

Donna x

Rachael Evans said...

Gorgeous card Nic - I really love that stamp its so versatile! x

Marie-Louise said...

Great card Nic. Ideal for a man also.

Katherine Clayton said...

Thanks so much for joining us at Clear It Out Challenge for our "Birthday+shiny" challenge. Your card is just PERFECT for it!!! Good Luck!!

Kathy - CIO DT
UpintheNightwithKat.blogspot.com

Judy Corner said...

Smashing card Nic. This would suit male or female. So versatile. Judy x

SARN said...

Gorgeous work. Love all that distressing.

xxxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Oooooh love this, great paper piecing and fab colours

Jacee said...

Fabulous Nic, love it!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Wonderful design Nic, love the glossy accents addition too! Susan x

Kim Kutie said...

Thank you so much for playing along with us at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge.

Little K Smith said...

Such a great card Nic, I love this stamp and fab papers too!
Kelly.x

Sarah said...

Fab card, love the bold papers & how you've made some of the letters shiny x