Monday, 21 February 2011

its not a square card :D

good evening all.
oh the painting continues.managed to get a 2nd coat of gloss on but the blooming door needs yet another coat, i put my dehumidifier in the room today though and it helped to speed up the drying.
tonights card i have really enjoyed making and i used my hougie board to do it :D
a big thankyou to di for the link to scorpal and to sheila for offering to print them off for me.
you`re fantastic ladies.
the link for the tutorial for this double step card is here
i am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.stamp something = stamp something funky.
2.bunny zoes challenge = challenge 9 = spring - flowers everywhere.

products used are:
cream card for the base.
my minds eye paper.
tim holtz distress tool.
flowers and ornate corner from stash.
hero arts sentiment.
distess ink - victorian velvet
simply sassy = little light of mine.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,burnt orange, rose.
pastel green,mint green,emerald.
cocktail pink,dusky rose,antique pink.
white gel pen.
and a sideways view,
thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot.
going to have a little peek round blogland now cos i`m missing you all :D
luv coops xxxx


Juls said...

gorgeous!!! Loving the funky DP and the distressed edges, love the fancy folds too! HUgs Juls

Sue said...

Hi hun
wowzer this is stunning, awesome colour work as always, beautiful papers, luv the added flowers, happy painting! sue,x

Michelle said...

Lovely card its so colourful and fun xxx

Little K Smith said...

Fantastic card Coops, brilliant design! Love the bright cheery colours, cute image and love the little ornate corner too :)

Rosietoes said...

Smashing card Coops. I love making these steppers - haven't done one for a good wee while now - must have another go sometime soon.

Love the colours you have used and the distressing is fab.

Edna x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Well done on the decorating. It sounds like you are doing a really good job.

Love your special card. Very impressive. Love your papers and image and that sentiment is brilliant.

Do you know what day you will starting on my decorating yet?!! LOL!!!

Love Jules xx

Sue said...

Fab card Nic,love the paper and the sentement.Glad you are nearing the end of your paint job.
Hugs Sue xx

Netty said...

wow terrific colours coops. Annette x

Aunty Sue said...

just stunning love the design and the stamp. Coloured perfectly again.

Vicky said...

Another gorgeous creation Coops and I love the fancy folds too. Beautifully coloured image and those papers are delish :o)

Good luck with the decorating hun :o)

hugs Vicky xx

Amanda said...

Hi Nic, fabulous card, love the double step.

coldwaters2 said...

Gosh Nic I have missed so much I have just been looking at your posts and what some fantastic cards, the colours are beautiful so are the images and designs and I just adore this side stepper.
Lorraine x

Diane's Card Designs said...

Love your stepper card and the colours are gorgeous!

Diane xx

saturated canary said...

super pretty!!...i really like the colors you've used, and the card is amazing girly!!...really unique and well done!!

xo, krista

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Nic, love this fab card. Great design, adorable image, (just lurve 'em) and yummy colour combo. The ornate corner you've used is very beautiful and love the sentiment.

Donna x

. said...

Love the layout of this one and the colours. x

Debbie said...

Wow Nic this is stunning,love the papers and the image is coloured perfectly. Hugs Debbie x

CraftyC said...

Wow Nic, I love this. The papers are so pretty and love the style of card. Not tried this one yet. Another to add to my To Do List!

Rachel x said...

This is gorgeous, Coops!! :) I love the colours, card shape and papers and how you've used the steps to place the image is fab!! :)
hugs, Rachel x

Carol said...

WOWZER Nic, this is a real stunner Hun!! Thanks for the link for the tutorial, think I'll give it a go as yours is absolutely gorgeous! Luv those dps and you've coloured the image beautifully as always. Good luck in the challenges and with your painting. Lotsa luv, hugs xxxx

debby4000 said...

Oh what a beautiful card Nic.

Lisa said...

Hi Coops, Fab card! I love the design and gorgeous colours.

Lisa x

Lynsey said...

Great card Coops, fab colours! I hope you get your painting all done soon, it's a thankless task! Lyns xx

Christine L said...

Wowww you had time to paint AND make this stunner???? I want what YOU'RE ON!! LOL
Fabulous card......
Christine x

Andrea C said...

This is freakin amazing, I so love it, AMAZING X

JR Creations said...

Eh wow!! Fantastic image and that card design is just amazing. Go you, ya little genius!

Whisper said...

Ooo fabby hun, Luv Sam x

jules said...

wow stunning Coops! well done you!

melsanford said...

Fab card - gorgeous colours and papers! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx


Stunning card Nic,
hugs Dianne xx :)

anomynous said...

so yu hav time 2 make fancy cards but dont hav time to comment on others .......queen coop

cardmaking bird said...

Not a square, no but wow, wow, wow - it sure as heck is a BEAUTIFUL card!!!!!!!!! LOVE it!! Hugs, Marie xx

Lizzy xx said...

WOW luv this card nic it's gorgeous, fab design & luv the dp's.

xx Lizzy xx :)

Berni said...

This is a fabulous creation, just love it.

Delphine said...

Oh I love your double step card, Coops! Fantastic colours and the papers are just perfect! I love the image of course:-) and the ornate corner is a really nice finishing touch! And thanks for the link to the tutorial:-) Hugs Delphine xx