Friday, 22 April 2011

flying above it all.

good evening you are not seeing things.i am a lot earlier!! get me :D
i have been a busy little bee today, washing curtains and rugs and floors etc and then managed to sit down and play with one of my new gorjuss girls.i got 3 of the new clear ones.just waiting for the new rubber ones to arrive at crafty urchins now.
so on to me card which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.paper sundaes - challenge 65 - texture (embossing and raised glittered paper)
2.simon says stamp challenge - emboss it.(dry embossing behind the image, coated with glamour dust )
3.ABC challenge - S is for sparkle. (glamour dust used on the embossing behind the image and the decorative corners)
products used are:
light gold pearlized card.
first edition love letters and desert bloom papers.
sizzix corner and marianne circle dies.
cb swirls embossing folder.
lots of glamour dust.
gorjuss girl - flying above it all - stamp and sentiment.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,rose.
cool grey 3,4,5,black.
cocktail pink,dusky pink,antique pink.
pastel beige, khaki.
and a sideways view.
i hope you can see the sparkle :S
thanks so much for visiting, means a lot.
off to do tea now hubbys in from work.
steamed haddock and veg, yum :D
luv coops xxxx


Cazza said...

This is gorgeous Coops!! Love the GG, not seen this one before and your DP's, embossing and layout are so pretty :o)

Sheila said...

Beautiful card Nic. You HAVE been a busy bee havent you? Put your feet up and chill out for the rest of the evening, SHeila:)X

Romantyczka said...

jest cudna!!!!

Delphine said...

Gorgeous, Nic! I have ordered that one too, but it will take longer to reach my home... She is so beautiful! I love your choice of colours and papers and the corners and embossed circle look fab! Enjoy the rest of your evening! Hugs Delphine xx

Wishcraft said...

Gorgeous card Nic :o) Love the new Gorjuss Girl, lovely papers and sparkly details too. Lisa x

cardmaking bird said...

Wow, Nic this is just beautiful!! These new GG images are fab aren't they! Hugs, Marie xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Lovely Nic! Realy lovely! Judy x

sallysbitz said...

This is just gorjuss x
Love that swirly design thats all glittery, fab x

hugs sally x

Anonymous said...

Lovely card CC,love the corally pink colour and the DP is yum!

How do you use black without it going all blocky? you can see the lines underneath? X

Vicky said...

She is stunning the gorgeous colours and pretty dp's too hun..

have a lovely weekend..hugs Vicky xx

Sue said...

Beautiful card Nic,love the image.Fab papers.You have been a busy girl,enjoy your evening.
Sue xx

Fiona said...

oh so it!!


Rachel x said...

Gorgeous card, Coops- the GG image is really lovely and I love the colours and papers you've used!! :) the image makes me feel very free!!lol :)
hope you enjoy the rest of the easter weekend :)
hugs, Rachel x

tilly said...

beautiful card Coops, pleased you had a good day at Alton Towers, bet little man slept last night lol

Sue said...

Hi hun
oh to hot for cleanin, thats my excuse, totally gorgeous card as always,awesome colouring, fab design, luv the corners,have lovely weekend, sue,x

Gibmiss said...

Hi Coops
Fabulous card love the image ....soooo sweet
Enjoy your Easter

Rosietoes said...

Lovely card Coops. Love the embossed circle and the smashing image.

Edna x


Hi Nic
A gorgeous and beautiful card love the corner's and the marianne design have a fabulous weekend,'Happy Easter',
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Anonymous said...

Hi Hun..

Love this!!!
Beautiful image, an love the colours you have used too.
Hope your well.

Huggies Angel

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Nic, this is a stunner. Love the new Gorjuss Girls and very sparkly embellies. Fab colouring, love her glossy hair.

Donna x

Netty said...

Beautiful card Coops and am so loving the new clear stamps, keep meaning to order a couple. Happy Easter, Annette x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

My you have been busy!! Must be what they call "Spring Cleaning" LOL!!

I have lots of it to do here!! :-(

I am pleased you had time for a play too. Love your card.

Beautiful papers and perfectly coloured image as always.

I hope the Easter bunny brings some chocolate for your special little man tomorrow!! Looks like you had a good time at Alton Towers .. .. great photos.

Love Jules xx

ogilvie said...

Wow!!!! This is fab, I love the image. Hugz, Janice

Little K Smith said...

Oh this is just gorgeous Coops! Adore the sweet image, think I need it now! :D Beautiful colours and love the embossing with all the yummy glitter on it too!
Have a great Easter :)

Diane's Card Designs said...

Love this sketch. Also the sparkly corners, your camera has picked up the glitter really well.
Diane :-) xx

xxxtglxxx said...

Oooh, I didnt know there were some new little gorjusses :)

Adorable image, and your black hair is coloured brilliantly (still cant do that, but I have bought a few extra shades of PM since I saw your tutorial).

Lovely sweet colours, and a fabulous design.

Hope you and your family have a great easter :)



kay said...

gorgeous card coops and your colouring is as perfect as ever,x

Jackie said...

What a gorjuss card, love the colours and those stripes. Great colouring as always :o)
Jackie xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hi Nic - gorjuss card and image and I love all the glamour dust you have used. Have a great Easter. Sarahxx

Christine L said...

So gor-juss! Love the waves you've created using the embossing folder on the nestie shape! Really adds to it!
Christine x

Janette said...

Hi Nic, Gorgeous and pretty card, love it to pieces...hope your having a nice Easter week-end.xx

Lorraine A said...

fabulous card Coops :-) The image is adorable and the papers and sparkle are gorgeous :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
Lols x x x

Chrissie said...

This is just gorgeous Nic!
I love the colour palette and all the sparkle and as for your colouring wonder you were chosen for the PFP DT.
lol Chrissie xx

Jane said...

Hi Nic, love the Gorjuss too. I have received the two clear stamps I ordered and I am still waiting on the full rubber set! Not long now I think as several online stores have them for sale. Great card, I didn't get this one but I hope to upload what I have been playing with very soon, Enjoy the Easter weekend, love Jane x

Hayley said...

Ooh she is "gorjuss"! I love the colours and the sparkly embossing really stands out. Thanks for popping over and commenting on my butterfly box :o)
Looks like you had a fab time at Alton Towers - Happy Easter!
Hayley xxx

Sarpreet said...

Gorgeous card, great layout and colouring, Happy St Georges Day and Happy easter, have a fab weekend with this weather

Noreen said...

Gorgeous card, love the glamour dust - the sparkle looks great. Fab image too. Sounds like you've been making good use of this wonderful weather :-) xx

Elaine said...

Such a beautiful card.
These new images are very pretty and the colours are gorgeous.

Enjoy the long Easter weekend.

Love Elaine xx

Lee said...

Beautiful image.Gorgeous colouring.I love the layout n embellies well done

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Gorgeous card! Love your embossing! Thank you so much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

Happy Easter! :)


Jennifer said...

Love the colours....another fabby card xx Jenny xx

alicaz said...

Love it! Great coloring and I love the embossing and glitter too!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

Alica ;)

Andrea C said...


xx Lizzy xx said...

Gorgeous card hun, luv the GG she's fab...fab colours & DP's & ace layout

xx Lizzy xx :)

jules said...

Oh Coops love this! just gorgeous and fab image!!!

Karina said...

I LOVE this card, Nic. Such a beauty. This image is so cute. You also made a fabulous layout for it. All fits perfectly.
Hugs, Karina