Thursday, 12 March 2015

Under my umbrella.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
It is my day off today but i do have a meeting this morning and then fingers crossed the rest of the day i can chill and catch up on a bit of blogging.
Here is my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Card Mania Challenge - Challenge 66 - Spring
2.Crafting By Design Challenge - March challenge - Anything goes
3.Sister Act Challenge - Challenge 96 - Anything goes
4.Creative Fingers Challenge - Challenge 70 - Anything goes
5.Crafty Catz Weekly Challenge - Challenge 269 - Song title to match your image (Rhianna - Umbrella)
6.Brown Sugar Challenge - Challenge 136 - Spring
7.Crazy 4 Challenges - Challenge 276 - Put a bow on it
8.Creative Craft Cottage Challenge - Challenge 35 - Not quite straight
9.Allsorts Challenge - Week 301 - Spring is in the air
10.Bunny Zoes Challenge - March Challenge - Spring colours

Products used are:
White card
First edition papers
Distress tool
Stickle stardust
Ribbons
Button
Twine
Bugaboo image
Ladybug Crafts sentiment stamp
Derwent inktense pencils
Gems

A close up of the pretty umbrella.

and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by.
Lotsa Hugs
Nic.
xxx

35 comments:

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Enjoy your day. Gorgeous card, love that image. Reading a great book at the mo, one you would enjoy Hanging Hill by Mo Hayder x

Sarah said...

So gorgeous Nic, there is always so much dimension to your fabulous cards xx

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I love the image and beautiful Spring colours.
hugs Sue xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

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

Squirrel x said...

So pretty hun, not so much an umbrella as a summer parasol. I think they should come back into fashion, lots of feminine designs and less sun cream needed! This is lovely, would make anyone feel better with those spirit lifting colours. Hugs xx

Jane Savage said...

Love those gorgeous papers, Coops and your fab layering! Great image too! And I could talk all day about those lush bows!!! xxx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Really pretty and cheerful, sure to brighten anyone's day Nic. Hugs Susan x

Doreen said...

Gorgeous,love the image and fab details.xxx

Lau W said...

Lovely card, nice colors and design !
xxx

Pamellia Johnson said...

Wow Coops, these papers are gorgeous and I just love your umbrella, stunning! hugs :)

Jackie said...

Oh wow, stunning card coops, gorgeous colours :o)
Jackie xx

thecraftycavalier said...

Sooo pretty! Love that lush ribbon - stunning. Lovely image and fab papers. It's Spring with zing :-) Hugs Jayne x

Viv's Visuals said...

Great colours, fab image beautifully coloured - love it Coops!

tilly said...

a beautiful umbrella card and great song title.....thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Catz and hope to see you again
Tilly

Lee said...

Hi Nic,a wet and murky but calm day here hun.LOVE your pretty dainty card,gorgeous colour combo.I don't know why but I love brolly and welly cards lol.Huggles xxx

Chrissy said...

Beautiful colours and cute image and love the bows and sparkle Coops..now I'm singing umberella ella ella..wont go away..lol..

luv CHRISSYxx

Jennifer Smith-Kirk said...

Hi Nic
Another fabulous card, lovely fresh looking colours x x x

Jacee said...

Very pretty Nic, love the limey tones, the umbrellas sweet, and I love your double bow
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Cute creation hun, love the layers & colours you have used
Have a great weekend
Hugs Shell xx

Sandra H said...

Oh wow this is so pretty Coops and l love how you have coloured the image and gorgeous papers xx

Sue B said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops! such a pretty umbrella and beautifully coloured! the pretty zesty colours are sure to cheer! I love the lush bow… absolutely stunning! :-)
Hope you have a lovely evening!
Big hugs, Sue B xx

Donna Mosley said...

This is so beautiful Nic, love the gorgeous image and design.

Donna x

nini78 said...

pretty card
Thanks for playing with the Sister act challenge card Fanny (SACC DT)

Natalia Smith said...

What a gorgeous card, beautiful details, love it x

Marie-Louise said...

Such a fabulous cheery card Nic.

crafty-stamper said...

Love the image and beautiful bright Spring coloured papers -gorgeous bows
Carol x

Eileen Dobson said...

Beautiful card, love the colours. Thanks for sharing it with us over at Creative Craft Cottage.

aussie aNNie said...

LOVE your sweet card, the image is gorgeous and lovely colours to compliment it....have a great weekend...xx aNNie
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Christine L said...

Another gorgeous card Nic.... LOVING the effect that the stickles have had on the colour on the image... looks so good!

Hugs
Christine x

ursula Uphof said...

Lovely card Christine. It is sure to make anyone feel better.
Thank you for joining our 'Not quite straight' challenge at Creative Craft Cottage this week, and good luck.
Ursula DT.

Lynsey said...

Fab card Nic! Love the image and the colour scheme!
Hugs Lynsey x

McCrafty's Cards said...

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

Anita said...

A beautiful card - this is sure to cheer anyone that's feeling a bit down!

Whisper said...

Oooo fabby image and lovely spring colours too - i love the combo of the 2 different ribbons too, luv Sam x

Zara Petkova said...

Such a sweet card! Thanks for joining in Card Mania Challenge