Tuesday, 26 April 2011

one of a kind and feeling kinda brave :S

good evening all.i hope you are all well.went back to work after the bank holiday and had no go in me at all.lol.
so tonight i`m feeling a little brave.i am going to enter this card into a challenge and also in to the competition over at the simply sassy blog.the prize is you get your card featured on the blog header for 2 months.how cool is that.
i`m not a person who like to puts herself forward,i`m far happier and feel safer in the shadows ( too old to change myself now) but if i don`t have a go, i know i will regret it.
so i am entering this card in to the following challenges:
1.simply sassy- chance to be featured in the blog header.( i hope its ok to combine with a challenge)
2.the sugar bowl blog - challenge 58 - marlenas sketch.
products used are:
off white card,
first edition desert bloom paper and papermania v&a papers.
buttons ,lace and flower from stash/
kaisercraft sentiment.
simply sassy - fabulous darling stamp.
promarkers used are
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.burnt orange.
ivory,satin,sandstone,caramel,raw sienna.
blue pearl,cornflower,china blue,midnight blue.
ivory,satin,pastel beige,khaki,cool grey 2.

and a sideways view.
apologies for the funny typing layout again.
it keeps going weird :D
thanks for popping by, means a lot.
off to bloghop now.

luv coops xxxx


Ruth said...

It's fantastic...go for it!!
The colour combo and the cotton lace are fab, Ruth x

Andria said...

ooooh thats totally gorgeous, beautiful colours and another fab image, good luck with the competition too, you definately should put yourself forward your work is so good, but i know what you mean (I'm the same):) x

Fleur said...

Stunning card, good luck ~ not that you'll need it, it's stunning!
Hugz Fleur xXx

Donna Mosley said...

Oh! Nic this is incredible, love the Sassy and gorgeous colouring. Yummy papers and I just love the lace and flower detail. Perfect creation.

Donna x

Beth said...

Wow I absolutly love this card coop's, its very sassy.
Beth xx

Anonymous said...

Ummmmmm you should not sit in the shadows with work you can produce hun..
Go for it an show it off, your way too talented.
Wishing you lots of luck..

Huggies Angel

Vicky said...

Just beautiful Coops...and good luck sweetie!...love the colours you have used and such a fab sketch too hun..

hugs Vicky xx

angelwhispers said...

Wow don't know why you are worrying this is just beautiful!!! Love the design and the image is just so gorgeous!! Good Luck Chanelle xxx

Unknown said...

love all your dainty details!...and she looks so pretty as a blonde!...and in blue;)


Sheila said...

Well doen Nic for putting yourself forward - you deserve to have your work on show! This one is particularly stunning - you have coloured her perfectly! Good Luck Hun, Sheila:)X

Elaine said...

Fabulous Darling!!
He hee..I couldn't resist that but I am sincere, your card is fabulous. Good luck in the challenge, fingers crossed for you.

Love Elaine xx

Amanda said...

Hi Nic, lovely card, I am also happier in the shadows but if I had your talent I would be shouting from the rooftops lol.

Fiona said...

wow Nic...this is fabulous!! great layout and great colouring.

Good Luck.


Jules said...

Hi Coops

Fantastic card.

Love your layout, colours and image. Great work as always.

So pleased you decided to escape from the shadows .. .. you are too talented and inspirational to hide yourself away!!!

Love Jules xx

Faye said...

This is gorgeous and you are right, you must go for it. Good luck Hun. xxx

Christine L said...

It's brilliant Nic....... good luck!
Christine x

Lizzy said...

Nic this is absolutely stunning babe, fabulous colouring...luv her hair, lush colour combo, lush lace...lush everything :D good luck with the challenges hun.

xx Lizzy xx :)

Julie said...

Wow Coops - stunning!! Love the colour mix and your layout!! Sure they'll love this ove at Simply Sassy - it is gorgeous!! Juliexx

Jennifer said...

This is gorgeous Nic! Good luck! xx Jenny xx

Sue said...

Fabulous card Nic,Im glad you gave yourself that push,you can do it girl !!!
Sue xxx

Kimberly said...

You go girl, this is fantastic, i wish they sold digis, i so love the images. You are amazing at coloring and your layout is awesome. TFS!

Martina said...

Wow...what a stunning card! LOve the colours and your coloration! Cross my fingers for your for the Blog Header!!

karen said...

Stunning!! Beautiful colour and papers, good luck! hugs, karen


Gorgeous card Nic,love the sassy and the paper's are fab,good luck,
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Robin said...

fantastic card... love the masculine colours mixed with such feminine detail!
Fingers crossed for you!

Jackie said...

Fantastic card, go for it girlie and good luck :o)
Jackie xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Nic, this is lovely! go for it! and good luck! Judy x

cebelica said...

It's a great card and your colouring is awesome. Good luck with the challenges! Hugs!

Giò said...

Wow!!!! She's so trendy!!! Fabulous colors and colouring too.
Have a fabulous day girl!!
Hugs, Giò

Di said...

Love it Coops. great layout and papers. lovely colouring. Good luck. Di.xx

craftymum said...

Great card Nic. Love how you have coloured the image
hugs sarah x

Paper Hearts Handmade Cards said...

Lovely card coops , love the colours together , fabby ............K x

Shree's Blog said...

Wow, Wow, Wow, what more can I say, stunning as usual, lol

carrie-lee said...

looks fabulous xxx good luck with the challenge

Squirrel x said...

Oh hun, I can't think of anyone more deserving of being showcased - your work is always amazing, and this little lady is WOW! Gorgeous soft colours (wish I had legs that length) and the dps and lace are beautiful. Simply brilliant babes. Hugs Sxx PS. Thank you for your ultra kind comment on the tutorial (I feel the same way as you about keeping in the shadows so that was a huge step for me to take)

Julie said...

A very pretty card, good luck!

CraftyC said...

Love your card Nic, super image and beautifully coloured. Good luck with the challenges, go for it!!

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Hi Coops thanks for becoming my latest follower. Fab card, definitely worthy of being a blog header. Great colouring too. Marianne x

nessy said...

totally sassy coops ~ perfect colouring ~love the papers you have used, pretty lace and flower!!
vanessa xx

Unknown said...

Oh yes this should def be showcased the colours are fantastic, the whole card is stunning, good luck.
Chris x

Little K Smith said...

This is gorgeous, I love the mix of papers, another great image and gorgeous lace and flowers :)

Delphine said...

Oh I do hope you will be chosen! You would totally deserve it! Your card is absolutely gorgeous and your colouring and choice of colours fantastic! I love the papers and lace too, good luck hun! I'll keep all my fingers crossed for you:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Cazza said...

Wow Coops, this is stunning!! Love this sassy and gorgeous DP's, good luck hon! :o)

Lee said...


Janice said...

Bet you're pleased you had a go now! Jx