Friday, 8 October 2010

mr cool.

good evening all.i hope you are all well.whats happened to the weather today, its been horrid :S
so onto tonights card which was real fun to make.i have used a primark bag for all the backing paper and some of the wording.
so i am entering this into the following challenges:
1.passion for promarkers=week 72=recycled.
2.papertake weekly=happy birthday bloghop=pick your fav challenge from the last 3 years, i chose sketch 45 from 27th july 2010 and rotated it :)

products used are:
white card.
primark bag :)
buttons from stash.
alphabet letter stamps for the cool wording.
whiff of joy image.

promarkers used are:
skin=blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
hair=pastel yellow,mustard,raw sienna.
jeans=pastel blue,cornflower,china blue,midnight blue.
jacket and polo neck=cocoa,walnut,black.

a sideways view.

and look at my poor bag now, heheh.plenty more paper to use still :)
thanks so much for popping by, its really appreciated.
enjoy the rest of your evening, i`m just watching new tricks with one eye, lol.
luv coops xxxx


Andria said...

good use of recycling there, great colour scheme.

Tracy said...

Really cool card Coops, and fabulous recycling!
Thanks for joining us this week at PfP, good luck.
Hugs Tracy x

Vicky said...

This is fantastic Coops!, what a great idea and the image is certainly "COOL".Love your colouring and the letters look fab too,
hugs Vicky xx

Lindsey said...

Stunning card! Great use of the bag and loads more to go! Thanks for your help with my blog problem I am now French and feeling so much classier!
Linds x

Little K Smith said...

A great mans card Coops! Love the recycling idea, fab embossing, wonderful colouring and love the big letters too!
Thanks for putting my candy in your sidebar :)
Have a fab weekend.

Lizzy said...

Ohhhh cool dude ;D luv it hun! fabby recycling, who'd have thought those primark bags would ever be useful eh hun? ~ Good luck in the challenges! xx Lizzy xx :)

Diamond Doll said...

Oh Nic tis is a fab male card and what a great idea to use a paper bag super layout too.
Trish (-:

Netty said...

Terrific card Coops, those bags are brilliant I love them, so useful. Have a great weekend, Annette x

Vicky said...

Hi hun fabulous card loving the big letters they look awesome. Great image & colouring. Recycling at its best hun.
Thank you sooo much for putting my candy in your side bar, you are a gem duck. Hope you have a fabby weekend, take care.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xx

papertrails leaver said...

Love this! Bonus points for recycling a bag to make it! Your shading is great! Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly! Amy

Jackie said...

Fab card, love the backing, very innovative :o)
Jackie xx

karen said...

Super Cool card, looks amazing! Karen xx

Jules said...

Brilliant use of an old used bag Coops .. .. don't do it too often or hubby will say you don't need any morenbacking paper LOL!!!!!

Great background with all that fab embossing.

Have a lovely weekend.

Love Jules xx

Carol said...

WOWZER Nic, this is one gorgeous card!! How clever of you to use a primark bag, would have never thought of that hehe. Fabby lo and as always the image has been coloured brilliantly. Have a great weekend Sweetie and good luck in the challenges. Lotsa luv xxxx

Anonymous said...

Fantastic card, amazing what you can do with a paper bag ! Thanks for joining us at PfP. Sue C x

sheilaswheels said...

I love this card , fab idea with the primark bag , sheila x

Noreen said...

Fab card, what an apt title for this image. I love how you've used the bag - great thinking. (ps, sorry, but weather here was fab on Friday) xx

Lee said...

Absolutely stunning.Great layout and love the way you've used yer bag lol.Very clever girl.really is

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Nic, what a 'cool' card indeed. Love the WOJ image and your colouring is fab. Your recycling is fantastic. Thanks for sharing with us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x

XxJULESxX said...

Hi hun wow love the card! stunning!! your colouring is spot on as usual!!

Pink Dandelion said...

Fantastic man card Nic. A great bit of recycling. Debs xx

Delphine said...

Fantastic card, Coops! Amazing colouring as always, great image and I love the embossing and recycling:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
fabulous male card, great image & colouring,luv the embossing & buttons, been lovely here from lunch time, got to sit in the garden! sue,x

Julie said...

Hello Coops - this is fabulous!!! Great design and inspired to use the Primark bag and emboss it like this!! Thanks for joining us again at PFP this week too, Hugs, Juliexx

♥Gemma♥ said...

ooooooo....what a fab idea of reusing primark bags and your card is fantastic hun and very cool!
hugs and xxx

Jennifer said...

Love it Coops! Love the layout, colours & textures. Fab use for your bag! xx Jenny xx

Stefanie said...

What a great card, I love the way you are playing with the texture!!

x Stefanie

Anja´s kortkreasjoner said...

Such a fab card. Thank you for joining us at PfP this week. Good Luck.
Hugs, Anja

Michele Roos said...

Such a fabulous card. Love the image you've used and the colours also. Thanks for joining us this week at PFP. Hugs Michele x

Debs said...

great card!! and fab recycling :0)..thanks for joining us at PFP...Debs x

Andie's Space said...

Hi Coops,
Clever idea to use your bag as kraft paper. I need to get myself over to Primark! What a great card. Thanks for joining us at PFP.
Andie xx

BettyBoop67 said...

Awesome card coops, lol thought i reconised the bag. Sue xx