Wednesday, 8 June 2011

summertime and the livin is easy.

good evening all.i hope you are all day off tomorrow so i`m a happy bunny.
i have made a centre stair step card tonight and i followed the really easy tutorial here.
i would also like to say a big hello to my new followers, i hope you enjoy visiting.
so on to my card which i am entering in to the following challenges:
1.sweet stampin challenge - playing in the summer sun.
2.cupcake craft challenge - challenge 145 - things with tails ( the cat and the girl has pigtails :D )
3.a spoonfull of sugar - challenge 155 - here comes summer.
4.deep ocean challenge - challenge 1 - anything goes.
5.papertake weekly - anything goes.

products used are:
yellow card.
first edition paper - hideaway.
papermania bows.
whiff of joy sentiment.
gorjuss girl - ruby

promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
cool grey 3,4,5,black.
warm grey 1,2,3,4.
oatmeal,ginger,burnt orange.
lime green,bright green,forest green.pine.
tulip yellow,sunflower,,gold.
cool grey 1,2.
background - pastel blue,denim blue.

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
off to bloghop now ;D
luv coops xxxx


sue said...

Great card I think I will have ago tomorrow

Sarah said...

Such a lovely card, it sure has a summery feel, the Dp and image are gorgeous, hugs, Sarah x

Debs M said...

great step card, love the colours x

Fiona said...

gorjuss or what??? love the colours, very summery!!


Debbie said...

Gorgeous card, love your colours and your image is really cute. Papers and ribbons are lovely.

Debbie x

Christine said...

Hi Nic thanks for the tute link..&& the info you sent me..had to order it pick it up nxt wk..stunning gorjuss creation love the shape & DP great sentiment..

smiles Christine xx

lis-m said...

Love this style of card.. but mine always turn out wonky !!??
Yours is Gorjuss !!!
Love your colouring
hugs xx

amanda stokes said...

Hi Coops
Gorgeous card,love this image and your fab paper's
So want to have a go at one of these cards thanks for the link :) Enjoy your day off tommorrow xx

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Coops,love the style and pretty papers.
Wendy xx

Anonymous said...

OMG I have been away a Oh Coops what a pleasure it is to visit, I can't keep my eyes of all your gorgeous designs, the one with the Kanban image layered with bling just blew me away, your so creative hun...
This gorjuss card is like its name sake....totally!!!! I got a couple the weekend but not inked them up yet, you got me going

Totally stunning work hun

Louise said...

Beautiful card Nic - you always use such lovely papers. x

carrie-lee said...

a lovely card coops, i have just downloaded a similar tutorial from splitcoast stampers, and am planning on trying it out later, hope its as good as yours its adorable very summery xxxx

Crafty Chris said...

Wow this is gorgeous Im waiting on mine coming, luv the colours and the beautiful papers.
Chris x

MaudMartha said...

She really is a gorjuss girl. Love these Hideaway papers too. Luv Teresa x

Marion said...

Hi Coops, Gorgeous card and I must have a go at one of this style. Lovely image and great colour combo. Very pretty paper.

Julie said...

OOOooohhhhhh Coops,this is fab,so pleased you showed a side view,Have only made a side stepper,must check out the link and give this a go. Hope the cat's not got it's claws out holding on lol! Julie.x

Rosietoes said...

Smashing card Coops. I love this style. Your papers are lush too.
I'm liking your spots. :)

Edna x

Julie said...

very cute, I love her tights

annies place said...

Beautiful card, nice & summery, will def give this one a try, thanks
Ann x

Wedgie said...

Ohhhh....fab card! I love your pretty baking paper and your colouring is just beautiful. Hope you enjoy your day off tomorrow. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week. Wedgie xxx

Cazza said...

Such a pretty card Coops, fab colour combo and lovely girly DP's too. I've not seen the GG before, think my ever growing 'need' list has grown again lol!!

Sheila said...

Nic, Another beauty from you!! Lovely shape of card - not seen that one before now. Just perfect for those challenges! Have you seen that Letraset are having a colouring competition on their blog? Sheila:)X

Jennifer said...

Brilliant Coops!! Beautifully coloured, fab shape. Just love her tights! xx Jenny xx

tilly said...

a lovely step card, and super colours
Tilly x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's I like the bright summer colours and the sweet image.
Kevin xx

Mary J said...

A wonderful card, coops! It looks so professional - I gotta try one!!

Netty said...

Terrific card Coops, the colours are beautiful. Annette

Sue said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops! The image is adorable and works so well with the step card. Love the paper and sentiment too!

Hugs Sue xx

Chrissy said...

Fabulous Coops, gorgeous colours, so summery and pretty. Fabulous fold card...can feel myself branching out image, beautiful colouring.
Thanks for link,

cardmaking bird said...

Very cute! Great colouring and love this shape card. Have a good day off tomorrow! Hugs, Marie xx

Kimberly said...

Just a lovely card...super choice on the colors and that image is super sweet..TFS!

Fluffles said...

Great card design, and a lovely use of it. I love that new GG stamp, just haven't inked her. She looks lovely in bright colours too! Jx

karen said...

Beautiful card, love the colour, Karenx

louise said...

Gorgeous Coops love the colours and the image well everthing really fab card.
Louise xx

Squirrel x said...

Oh my gosh Nic, how Gorjuss is she?! Wow hun, what a wonderful creation - totally impressed by your card cutting skills. Great colours and such a super image, beautifully coloured as always. Simply brilliant! Hugs Sxx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oooo Nic, you are into doing different shapes at the moment too, so am I, we could do this together! Love your card! Judy x

Dodici said...

Gorgeous card...perfectly coloured cute girl,lovely papers,(I love yellow:) and great sentiment!x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

What a great shape and great image too!!

Love the summer feel to this one .. .. I wonder if our sky will be that colour anytime soon?

Enjoy your day off!!!

Love Jules xx

Wendy M said...

Great card, I really like the shape I'll have to give that one a go, I also love the summery papers

Christine L said...

Totally GOR-JUSS Nic... love these images, my collection is growing by the min - two more arrived yesterday......!! Love that step card too..... very effective!
Christine x

Donna said...

Super sweet card Nic and just perfect for our 'things with tails' challenge this week, this is such a brill design and the papers are so pretty...thanks for joining in the fun with us at Cupcake :) Donna x

Rachel Izakowicz said...

Love this kind of card - really different and creative! Lovely papers & colouring too. Thanks for playing at cupcake this week x

Faye said...

I really, really like this cute yellow number. xxx

Little K Smith said...

Another gorgeous card, I love this image and you've coloured it so beautifully. A fabulous design of card too!

p.s. Hope you feel better soon :)


Andria said...

Beautiful colours that paper is gorgeous too, such a delicate print.

Juls said...

such a gorgeous summery card! Hugs Juls

Donna Mosley said...

A very sweet card Nic, love the design and gorgeous papers. Love this little cutie and your fab colouring.

Donna x

Tracey T said...

Hi Coops! I love your shaped card and it's wonderful summery colours. Thank you for playing at Sweet Stampin' this week. Tracey x

Brodders said...

Great step card :) I am tempted to make one. Thanks for joining us at cupcakes. Good luck x

Zoe said...

Wow!!! What an adorable card, I just love everything, the image is gorgeous and the dp's are so sweet, all in all just so perfect. Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin this week and good luck, hugs x

melsanford said...

Gorgeous card! Fab image and I love the colours you've used :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Kerryn said...

Gorgeous card Coops and you won!! well done!!! x x x

Sarah said...

Congratulations on your win, gorgeous summery card, hugs, Sarah x

xxxtglxxx said...

Awww, this is perrrrty :)

Love the image, its coloured beautifully - her hair looks amazing.

Great layout and design, and lovely summery papers.



Arline said...

Gorgeous card!x

Minna said...

Beautiufl! Thanks for joining us at Deep Ocean Challenge.