Saturday, 9 October 2010

best wishes.

good evening all.well am quickly posting this with one eye and both ears on the xfactor so apologies for any squiffy spelling,lol.

tonights card i am entering into the following challenges :

1.the sugar bowl=challenge 45=tiets sketch =autumn theme.

2.secret crafter saturday challenge=challenge 104=distressing.

products used are:

burgandy card.

my minds eye papers.

tim holtz distess tool.


personal impressions sentiment.

stickles rock candy mixed with aged mahogany distress ink.

sugar nellie image.


promarkers used are:

skin=blush,sunkissed pink,coral.


apron,shoes and bow=ruby,cardinal.burgandy.

dress and hat=pastel yellow,mustard,raw sienna,walnut.

and a sideways view.

thanks so much for popping by, always appreciated.

have a fab evening.

luv coops xxxxxx


xGemmax said...

lol ive got both ears listening to xfactor too and singing along (good job you cant hear me lol) Your card is stunning hun and gorgeous colours you have used!
hugs and xxx

Jennifer said...

Hi Coops. Fab colouring and love all your layers xx Jenny xx

cardmaking bird said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous card and your colouring is fab!! (I'm typing this during the break - who were your favourites? I thought Mary and Cher were AMAZING!!!!) Marie xx

Little K Smith said...

Gorgeous card Coops, with an equally gorgeous image and so beautifully coloured as always! Beautiful papers and love how you've layered them!
Enjoy the rest of X Factor, my faves are Rebecca, Cher and Mary so far :)

Jules said...


I too am hopping and X-Factoring at the same time.

Your card is lovely and so many layers!! I bet that will need a "large letter" stamp on it LOL!!

Beautiful papers and fantastic colouring/shading as always.

Hope you are having a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

Sue said...

Hi Nics
gorgeous card, lovely sweet image, fabby colouring as always, lovely papers & design, luv the distressing, beautiful card hun, sue,x

Netty said...

Gorgeous card Coops, wow what a lot of layers... Annette x

jenny said...

Beautiful autumnal card! Love the distressing and all the layers x

Jenny xx

Lindsey said...

Wow! Love all the distressing (or de-stressing!) The colouring is beautiful as usual and i love the pretty papers
Linds x

Sheila said...

Love this one Nic. That image is sweet and the papers are fab! Sheila:)X

Vixx handmade cards said...

Gorgeous card Coops!, love the image and fab distressing too. What do you think of the X-Factor?, loved Aiden, Matt, Rebecca and Mary, wasn't keen on Cher :os
Have a fab evening, Hugs Vicky xx

Lee said...

hi nic.Beautiful card,love the layers.Papers so pretty love the colouring.Have a lovely weekend hun.xx

karen said...

oh love all those layers, really suits the distressed look, Karen x

Vicky said...

Hi hun loving this card its fabby. Love the DP's & Lo, the layers look great. Your Sugar Nellie looks great hun as always fab colouring. Hope you enjoyed x-factor lol I watched 2 & half men, love that program lol.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xx

Delphine said...

Gorgeous card, Coops! Amazing colouring as always, lovely image and gorgeous papers! I really love the colours of your card and the distressing is fab! Hugs Delphine xx

Wishcraft said...

Gorgeous card - so many layers! Lovely image, beautifully coloured :o) Lisa x

Sue said...

Hiya Nic been on hol so its nice to come home and see your gorgeous card.Love it.
Hugs Sue

Kerryn said...

Thats such a lovely card and love your colouring!! Sweet imnage too! xx

downrightcrafty said...

lol with the X Factor I recorded it and I am commenting whilst watching it
Love your card very clear enhanced distressing just brilliant
Hugs Kate

{Jane} said...

Beautiful distressing

Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x

Christine said...

Hi Nic ohhh this is lovely beautiful colouring as always..stunning creation.

smiles Christine xx

Julie said...

FAbbie!!! Great distressing and your image is coloured beautifully!!! Super colour combo too. Juliexx

Lilian said...

Darling card Coops! Gorgeous colors and coloring. The theme matches your pretty blog too. :) Thanks for joining the Sugar Bowl Challenge!

Whisper said...

Oooo fabby hun am loving the colours and distressing - another thing i must purchase !!!, a distressing tool !!! Luv Sam x

Anonymous said...

I love how you've done this card, Coops - the colours, the layout and the distressing are all fabulous! I'm not a great distresser (in the card sense lol!) but I must say the look you've got with the distressing tool on this really makes me want to try it a bit more. Thanks for the inspiration! x