Monday, 3 November 2014

Without Words - Preparing for Christmas.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I am off to work soon but first to why i am here, we have a new challenge for you this morning at the WITHOUT WORDS CHALLENGE.
Our theme this month is PREPARING FOR CHRISTMAS , so dig out your Christmas stamps and get colouring.
Please remember we are a CLEAN & SIMPLE challenge, so step away from the layers and embellies and also you must have an HANDCOLOURED IMAGE on your creation too.

Our wonderful sponsor this month is Elaine from QUIXOTIC PAPERIE
with a £10 store voucher
 Quixotic Paperie

So here is my CAS card which i am also entering into the following challenges;
1.Fab N Funky Challenge - Challenge 235 - Christmas
2.The Paper Shelter Challenge - Challenge 180 - Christmas
3.MAWTT Challenge - Winter themed
4.Cute Card Thursday Challenge - Challenge 345 - Razzle dazzle
5.Crafty Calender Challenge - November challenge - Its all about Christmas
6.Totally Gorjuss Challenge - Challenge 260 - Non Traditional Christmas colours
7.Stamping Sensations Challenge - November Challenge - Simply Christmas
8.The Ribbon Girls Challenge - November card challenge - Christmas card
9.Pile It On Challenge - Challenge 44 - Feeling cool
10.ALBC Challenge - CAS
Products used are:
DL card blank
White card
Docrafts paper
Stickles stardust
Gems which were to cover up a hole in his hat...ooooops
Woodware snowman stamp and sentiment.

Oops you can actually see the hole a bit still.
Image is coloured with promarkers and flexmarkers.

A close up to see the sparkle better.

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


Sue said...

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

Chrissy said...

He is Awesome Coops..fabulous colouring and love the gems no matter what they are your very tall card.


Marianne's Craftroom said...

Gorgeous colour combo and what a fab image, have a good day x

Margarets designer cards said...

Brilliant and wonderful image, lovely Christmas card and beautiful colours

SaraJ said...

What a fun image. :)
Thanks for popping by my blog.

Christine L said...

Gorgeous Nic.... and so difficult to photograph I would imagine!

Christine x

aussie aNNie said...

Gorgeous card Nic, love this colour combo...delightful image used as well.
aNNie xx

The Journey is the Start

Sheila said...

Fab fun card x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the image and fab

Michelle said...

I really love this stamp Nic and you have coloured him in beautifully. A wonderful Christmas card - Michelle x

Whisper said...

Oooo what a great Snowman and super bright colours too, Luv Sam x

Juls said...

Fab image & I do love a tall slim card ... Fabulous :-) xx

Pamellia Johnson said...

This is fabulous Coops! I love the bright, fun colours, what a fantastic holiday stamp and card! hugs :)

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's, I like this image and the colours.
Kevin xx

Blankina said...

How cute ! Lovely colour choice too,
Hugs Blankina

Christina said...

That is a stunning card Coops!
Hugs Kristel

Sandra said...

Beautiful, Nic! I love the cute image and all the sparkle :)
Hugs, Sandra

Sarah said...

One word...Fabulous!! xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

This is gorgeous , gorgeous colours and I love the Hat. Marlene

coldwaters2 said...

What a cheerful, happy snowman I love that hat and the colours you have used, he made me smile and I love him.

Lorraine said...

A brilliant image and I love his colourful hat.
Lorraine x

Sandra H said...

Sooooo cute Coops is your image fab card as always x

Ella's Design said...

This cute snowman stamp makes for a great CAS card, Nic and I love your choice of brighter colour tones - so cheerful! Hugs, Lisa x

Joan said...

Love this snowman and his fabulously coloured hat. Great card

Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month


Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Nic, fabulous image and love the wonderful colours and sparkle.
..Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky this week.
Wendy xx

Lynne in NI said...

Heee what a fab fun snowman, love your bright colours, and I wouldn't have spotted the hole in his hat if you hadn't told me!

Marie-Louise said...

Super card Nic. Cute image.

Jackie said...

Superb card and colouring, love that hat :o)
Jackie xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Wonderful Nic, love this image and love the colours you have used. Never would have seen the hole if you hadn't mentioned it! Susan x

Jane Savage said...

Such a gorgeous choice of colours, Coops! Love the gems around the hat! Even if you HAD to put them there! Looks amazing! xx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

A beautiful fun image and great colour combo, great disguise too no one would ever have known.

Nikki said...

This is super adorable! Lovely job! Thanks for joining us at TPS...... Nikki

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Saw this on the challenge blog & loved it straight away. The image & the colours are fab
Hugs Shell xx

Tracey Fehr said...

Fantastic card! Love all the shimmer and the doodling! Thanks for sharing with us at Pile it On!
Tracey, DT

Little K Smith said...

A fab fun card hun! Love the bright colours too!

Bridget Curnow said...

Love this so much, his nose has turn blue because of the cold lol, beautiful bright card

Have a lovely day
Hugs & kind regards
Bridget :) x

nwilliams6 said...

So full of fun! Bright colors, sparkle, and bling - a perfect snowman card! Love it. Hugz

Sarah said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous xxx

Planetsusie said...

This really is lovely! I think the colours are so beautiful together - he certainly looks cold with his blue carrot nose! :)

Thank you so much for entering the Crafty Calendar (All about Christmas) Challenge this month, lots of luck to you.

Hugs Sue Pxxx DT

Jane said...

Gorgeous as ever Nic, thank you for playing along with us at A LITTLE BIT CRAFTY & the very best of luck. Jane x

Eret said...

So fun Christmas card. Love the image and your coloring. Thank you for sharing your fabulous card with us at Stamping Sensation.
Eret x