Monday, 25 January 2016

How sweet it is......

Good morning all.
I know I`m blogging again, 3 days in a row.
I am really am trying my best to craft & blog more often.
Anyhow before I head off to work , here is my card for today which I am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Bunny Zoes Challenge - January - Hearts
2.Deep Ocean Challenge - 120 - Something new (new stamp, papers and ribbon)
3.The Paper Shelter Challenge - 232 - Rough it up
4.Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Create with critters
5.Whimsy Inspires Challenge - 90 - With love
6.The Stamping Boutique Challenge - Diecuts, punches etc
7.Allsorts Challenge - 347 - Valentines day
8.Creative Inspirations Challenge - 343 - Anything goes
9.Southern Girls Challenge - Anything goes
10.Creative Craft Cottage Challenge - 56 - Anything goes

Products used are:
Kraft card
First Edition papers
Spellbinders floral oval die
Tattered Lace heart die
Pleated fabric
Pearl trim
Frayed Burlap distress ink
Heart pearl
Justrite sentiment
LOTV stamp
Distress tool

A close up of sweet James, who has been coloured with Polychromo pencils.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by,
Hugs Nic.


  1. Lol, he looks so surprised! Gorgeous artwork, and a beautiful card, as always hunny. xx

  2. That's so gorgeous and cute. You are super talented !!!

    Love, D x

  3. Gorgeous card love the image and kraft,beautiful textured papers and gorgeous burlap ribbon and bow
    Carol x

  4. what a wonderful creation and your colouring is so so good.

  5. This is beautiful - love the design and all the little details. The image is so sweet and love the coloring. Soft colors you used are just stunning for this card. Hugs

  6. Oh lovely, so sweet ! This card is a beauty !

  7. What a beautiful card!! The image Coops is fabulous!xx

  8. A gorgeous card Nic, James looks fab and I love teh pretty dies.
    Lorraine x

  9. Such a gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at Allsorts, xxx

  10. Such a gorgeous card Coops and love the burlap with the spots and beautiful Heart..your little Bear is fabulous and coloured beautifully..

    luv CHRISSYxx

  11. Love this gorgeous card Nic, wonderful colouring.

    Donna x

  12. A stunning card Nic. gorgeous image, design and papers. Marlene

  13. Totally gorgeous in every detail Nic - stunning colouring and I love the lush bow.
    Debs xx

  14. Wonderful card Nic. Cute image and love all the fabric elements
    x catherine

  15. Fantastic work Nic, love the rustic look and more than that, the sentiment...LOVE James Taylor!! xx

  16. Gorgeous card Coop's I love the bear with his big heart and I love the die die cut heart
    Kevin xx

  17. Wow this is fabulous. Love all the kraft colours and textures and you've inspired me to give my polychromos another try...gorgeous colouring. Thank you for playing along with us at TPS. Pat K x

  18. Nic that is gorgeous hun. I LOVE the pencil work on that sweet LOTV bear. LOVE the burlap bow too. All those delish textures and earthy tones are fabulous. Thanks so much for joining in the fun for our first Team Lou challenge of the year at Southern Girls. We hope to see you back with us again soon. Hugs, Wends x SGC DT


  19. Very pretty card Thank you for joining in the Paper Shelter Challenge this time. Hope to see you again.

    Hugs, Lulu'
    The Paper Shelter DT

  20. Love this card Nic, so adorable and you have coloured him beautifully....Hugs Lozzy xx
    there dosent seem to be enough hours in the day x

  21. hello! awesoem card, luv the details and the polka dotted bow...FAB! so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

    sparkle & shine, kindness *~*

  22. Love all the textures on this sweet card!! Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Creative Fingers challenge. We loved seeing your cute card, Elizabeth (DT)

  23. this is so cute, lovely details omg in this image he's so cute..thanks for sharing at the stamping boutique


  24. A fantastic creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight! xxx

  25. Awww what a cutie, beautifully coloured as always!

  26. Wooowwww... Your card is just gorgeous!! I love colours and this cute bear!!!
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Inspirations!
    Hugs, Barbara GR

  27. His is truly lovely. Catherine x


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