Friday, 6 May 2011

you`re growing up into a real little man.

good evening all.i hope you are all well.not had much go in me today at all , thinks its this heavy sticky heat.bring on the rain  :D heheh.
so on to tonights card which i am enetering into the following challenges:
1.the sugar bowl - challenge 59 - erikas sketch  plus optional distressing ( i love duffing up my papers)
i have mirrored the sketch.
2.paperplay challenge - week 18 - show us your style ( i like quite a few but distressing is probably my no1)

products used are:
papermania and crafts too papers.
linen card.
buttons and twine.
tim holtz distressing tool.
sugar nellie stamp - little farmer.
lindsay mason designs sentiment.
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
cyan,aegean,true blue,french navy.
cool grey 4,5,black.
background - satin,pastel beige,khaki,blender.
and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by.means a lot.
off to do a little hopping and then bed as work in the morning,
have a fab evening ;D

luv coops xx

Edited to add *** i was going to have a good catch up in blogland before bed but we are having the mother of all thunder storms here is staffs at the mo and lots of heavy rain and thunder so i am not  gonna tempt fate so am gonna uplug everything and crawl in to bed  and*****
will do some catching up before work and the rest when i get home. :D
oooo big rumble then, i`m off :S


Juls said...

gorgeous!! Love the vubrant colours and the distressed edges!

Hugs Juls

Crafty Chris said...

Oh no working on a Saturday, fantastic card for a little man fab colouring and gorgeous papers, have a great weekend.
Chris x

Vicky said...

Just the sweetest image Coops...and I love the colours you have used hun...

hope work isn't to busy sweetie..hugs Vicky xx

jules said...

Hi Coops, gorgeous card! and adorable image, i would say your brill at distressing!! have a great w/end!

Sarpreet said...

Gorgeous card, beautiful image. love the colour combination. fab buttons.

Anonymous said...

Lovely card CC! Lush papers and colours too!

I can remember when you told me you hated edges that wasnt neat....when i divulged that i love torn edges lol!! xx

Thank you for the comments on my stuff and for the mention of my gran xx

Julie said...

What a perfect card for a little man! Love it,Julie.x

Fleur said...

Hi I love your card, the edges look fab. adore the sweet image. LOVE it all
Hugz Fleur xXx

Amanda said...

Lovely card Nic, such a cute image and I lov the distressing

Christine said...

Awww Nic he is gorgeous such a sweet cute image..& those
"duffed up edges" love em..

smiles Christine xx

Mags said...

What a gorgeous image! Your papers are fab, love all those dots! I really admire you for distressing so well, when I try I just make a mess!! Great job!

luv, Mags x

Fluffles said...

Fabulous - such a lovely card. Jx

Julie said...

Hi Nic - wow I love this so much!! Great colour combo and your colouring as usual is faultless - love the hair especially!! Have a great weekend, Juliexx

Donna Mosley said...

This is just adorable Nic. Love this cute little fella and fab sentiment. Perfectly coloured and as always I just love your distressing. Hope work passes quick tomorrow for you hun.

The storm should clear the air hopefully.

Donna x

Little K Smith said...

This is a lovely card Coops, adorable image, fab colours and I love the dotty distressed papers too :)
Hope the thunderstorm soon passes!

Jules said...

Fabby make Coops.

Love the layout, image and all your distressing.

I wonder if the storm will reach us?

Love Jules xx

CraftyC said...

Gorgeous card Nic and I love the image, not seen it before. Hope your connection holds. We've had a bbq this evening, sorry to say lol. Enjoy your weekend whatever the weather!

Mau xx said...

Gorgeous Colours and super image Coops,please canI have a little bit of your rain for my poor garden...just a bit mind you...not a
Hugs Mau x

Netty said...

Oooh this is a fab card Coops and love the text as well. Sleep well. Annette x

Rosietoes said...

Super card Coops as always.

Edna x

xxxtglxxx said...

Loving your colouring and shine on this Nic :) Gorgeous!

Great layout and DP and what a sweet sentiment... awww!



Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Very nice. Great to see a "boys" card too. Love your coloring.


Gorgeous card Nic,love the image and colouring is fab,
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Tiets said...

what a beautifullcard!! Those colors and distress..whoohooo!!
Thanks for joining the sugar bowl challenge!
Hugs Tiets

Jackie said...

Brilliant card, love the image and the vibrant colours :o)
Jackie xx

Judi said...

FABULOUS card Coops! Just wish I had a little boy to use this image - it's terrific.

Judi x

Christine L said...

Brilliant card Nic..... those dotty reds and blues are just perfect for that image!
Hugs - hope the thunderstorm has gone away too...
Christine x

Inkypinkydelights said...

Nic, this is lovely, so vibrant and cheerful! Judy x

meeshka said...

Love it, Coops! What a gorgeous stamp and you've coloured it up brilliantly!

You won one of the spot prizes on the blog hop if you want to pop by my blog for deets :)

Hugs, Meesh. xx

Jacq said...

Hi Coops,
Eeeeek thunder, i'm scared to death of thunderstorms, my poor bf has to sit and calm me down everytime we have a storm lol. Hope you're ok.
WOW another stunning creation!!! Love that super cute little image, the dp's, the colour scheme is just perfect, love the buttons and the layout. Coloured to absolute perfection as always.
Hugs Jacqui xxxx

tilly said...

what a beautiful card with all the distressing and super colouring.....and love the way you did the sentiment

denny said...

loverly card nic striking colours and thankyou hun for leaving me a comment on why ive been away lol glad somebody cares ha ha xxxxx ive actually made a card today now the bloody cameras flat so chargin so will put it on tomrrow xxxxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Haven't seen this image before, so sweet. Love the bright colours and fab distressing. Send us some rain please, but not the thunderstorms. Marianne x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Nic I love this so much what fabulous distressing and I love that image and the papers
Lorraine x

Elaine said...

Fabulous card Nic.
The colours are perfect for this little guy and you've really got the knack when it comes to distressing, it's fab!

Thank you for playing in the Sugar Bowl Challenge.

Love Elaine xx

melsanford said...

Fab card - love the image and the distressing. Never managed it myself - it always looks like an accident! Must try again :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Lee said...

OMG,Nic this is Super Stunning hun.Those colours and that colouring in WOWSER.Weird weather aint

Liz's creative corner said...

Wow coops this is fantastic, love the cute image so brill for a boy, love your colours and perfect colouring too, thanks for showing us your style at paper play, hugs Liz xx

Andrea C said...

This is one wonderfully vibrant and fantastic card x

Jennifer said...

ADORABLE!!!! Another stamp I 'need'! xx Jenny xx

Patsi said...

Great card what a fab image too xx