Friday, 9 December 2011

2 more card for the pile.

Good evening all.2 more christmas cards to share with you tonight.not entering any challenges as these were me just playing with some more memory box dies plus these nearly ended up in the bin cos i`m not too sure about them at all.dissapointed that the silver ink on my deer card has smudged but hey oh :D
so here they are:

products used are:
black card
white card
silver ink which has smudged grrr
memory box die - deer trio
promarkers for the sky
white gel pen
papermania sentiment
crafts too embossing folder
stickles stardust

 promarkers used are:
celestial blue,cadet blue,midnight blue.

and a sideways view.
now on to card no2.

products used are:
white pearl card
gold ink
strip of dovecraft paper
gems from stash
little birds are from some really old toppers
stickles stardust
papermania sentiment
memory box die - catalina border
memory box die - catalina wreath

 close up of the wreath

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot ;D
luv coops xxx


Wendy said...

These are fabulous Coops, so beautiful, love the dies...enjoy the weekend.
Wendy xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Great images and beautiful detailing on both.....Such fab cards Coop!

Susan Flynn said...

Gorgeous coops those dies are stunning and I love how you have used them both. Have a great weekend hugs Susan xx

Christina said...

Woww these are both gorgeous cards Coops!!
Hugs Kristel

Rebekah said...

Lovely cards! I must do some more simple xmas cards as 'm fast running out of them again lol! Hugs Rebekah xx

Aunty Sue said...

Now Nic cant see any smudge you looking through a jewellers eye glass. Loving them both so different but equally stunning

Denise and Louise said...

Two beautiful cards Coops - love those dies.
Denise xx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Your cards are gorgeous.

You definitely use these memory box dies beautifully.

I love the wreath card very much.

Love Jules xx

Julie said...

What ever is wrong with you lady lol! you need a trip to spec savers ;)! Such gorgeous cards,you can put them in my bin any day! Have a great weekend,Julie.x

annies place said...

The cards look fine to me, really nice dies, like what you've done with them

Sheila said...

You are SO funny Nic and so critical of fab work you do. I have to have those dies - they are stunning. Here is me thinking of next years cards already!! Must take a note of what they are for future buying - very soon methinks! Sheila:)X Can I ask where you got them hun pls?

Sarah said...

Hi ya, well I'm going to agree with everyone else and say I think they are wonderful. I look at these dies and think - but what would I do with them, you obviously look at them and think what can't you do with them! Do wish I had your creative flair! Sarah

PS - Just seen you got Top 5 over at Saturated Canary, well done you!

McCrafty's Cards said...

These are both beautiful Coop's you are making my christmas wish list bigger lol more dies I need now.
Kevin xx

Sandra said...

Hi Coops, Both cards are just stunning:) Sandra H

Sue said...

Oh love the silhouette of the reindeer with that gorgeous background - so beautiful Coops!!
and your 2nd card is stunning! I wish I could buy ALL the Memory Box dies in existence LOL. Love the layout and how you've arranged the wreath with the beautiful birds - and their wings are so pretty!
Two really sweet cards!
Hope you had a great evening!
Hugs Sue xx

Wishcraft said...

Two fabulous cards Nic, they're gorgeous :o) Lisa x

Chrissy said...

Two gorgeous cards Coops.Love the deer silhouettes, so beautiful and peaceful, and the wreath and border on number 2 are gorgeous.


Crafty Chris said...

I cant see anything wrong, both fantastic cards do luv those MB dies so tempted.
Chris x

June Nelson said...

They are both beautiful coops I would love some of these dies xx

Vicky said...

Both so gorgeous Coops....and I need those!

big hugs Vicky xx

louise said...

You have been busy and what gorgeous cards you have made I wish I was this ahead.
Hugs louise xx

Fluffles said...

These look lovely to me Coops - more brilliant works I'd say, Jx

Kathleen said...

Two stunning cards Coops. Can't see the smudge at all. Love the memory dies. My list is too loooong, maybe I'll win the lottery tonight.hee hee.
Kathleen x

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

OMG Coops. GORGEOUS cards. You did a fabulous job on both.

Jackie said...

No need to be disappointed, they are both beautiful, especially the deer one :o)
Jackie xx

pinky said...

Gorgeous work Coops, very inspirational. Those memory box dies are beautiful.

Teresa said...

Hi Coops, these two are lovely - I can't see any smudging? Love the different looks of both and those little birdies are great...Hugs, Teresa x

Chris(craft) and Dave(photos) Richards said...

Gorgeous creations Nic ! How do you manage to think up so many original Ideas ? Come on Nic, tell us your secret
Love and hugs
chris richards

gina g said...

Bloody hell Nic i cant keep up with you lol how do you find the time to make so many gorgeous cards hun, these are beautiful.luv gina xx

Sue said...

Two very lovely cards Nic,fab die work.
Hugs Sue x

Christine L said...

OMG Nic.... you never cease to amaze me with your creations! Can't see why you're not happy.... both are stunning!
Christine x

Marion said...

Hi Nic,
Two gorgeous cards and I love that wreath on the second one.

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Two more great Christmas cards - I love seeing all your different designs. I love the dies you have used.


sallysbitz said...

WOW, these cards are stunning, & you was gonna throw em in the bin!!!!!

hugs sally x

Sue said...

Hi hun
wow two totally stunning cards, luv the designs on both stunning work, sue,x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

WowI stunning hun, love the reindeer just fab!
The wreath is gorgeous just love the elegence fab idea!
Have a fab weekend
hugs shell xx

nessy said...

stunning cards coops ~sometimes it is nice just to play with our craft stuff....even better when it looks like your creations!!
vanessa xx

Donna said...

Stunning cards Nic, beautiful silhouette on the first card and stunning sparkly wreath on the 2nd, really fab cards hun :) Donna ♥ x

Shazza said...

I think they are beautiful x

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Beautiful creations, love the wreath especially, hugs Heidi xx

Anonymous said...

These are sooo gorgeous Coops. I love the dies you've used.

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Nic these are both gorgeous I do so love the reindeer one in particular as they are something so special, the Memory box dies look fantastic and so does the glitter, i wish I could make cards for fun that looked as good as these.
Lorraine x

Donna Mosley said...

Two amazing creations Nic, love the yummy dies. The snowy sky is so gorgeous.

Donna x

Ella's Design said...

Don't know how these could have ended up in contention for the bin - they're fab! I love the deer silhouette against that snowy background and the wreath made from the memory box die is divine...think I need this die!! Really lovely creations! Lisa x

Cazza said...

Oh these dies are gorgeous and the background for the reindeer card is stunning! Another double whammy creation! :o)

jules said...

wow Coops just stunning!!!

Karen said...

Beautiful Christmas card. Love these dies. You have done a lovely selection of xmas cards. I dont know where you get your energy from. xx

Lee said...

Stunning and Beautiful.xx

xxxtglxxx said...

Both of these are fab, but especially I like the deer against the winter sky and the snow effect throughout.

I am loving memory box dies, they have so much detail and you have really rocked these! :) Lovely inking on the edges.



Juls said...

2 very gorgeous cards!! I especially love the wreath with the little birds! Hugs juls

creativchen said...

Dear Coops, delightful, such a amazing, lovely card! How do you get your wunderful Ideas and Inspirations? I love your Site!!! Many Greetings from Marina

Diane J said...

Oh I really like your Christmas card coop, love all the die cuts.
Love Diane xx

Diane J said...

Oh I really like your Christmas card coop, love all the die cuts.
Love Diane xx

Delphine said...

WOW, they are gorgeous, Coops! I LOVE the first one, the shades of blue are so beautiful and the second one is so elegant, with a gorgeous layout and perfect choice of colours! Fantastic! Hugs Delphine xx

Pam said...

2 wonderful cards Nic & TBH the smudged silver ink looks as if it was supposed to be smudged. I love the reindeer silhouettes & the sparkly detail on the wee birds wings!!

Little K Smith said...

Oh more beautiful stunning cards! Just so gorgeous! Love them!

Andrea C said...

Both look amazing xx