Thursday, 10 May 2012

CRAFT challenge - Celebration BLOGHOP

Morning all,

This week is a special week. We are 3 years old this week! So, Happy Birthday to us!!

Our challenge this week is 'Celebration'. So, any project fitting this subject will be eligible for a prize.

We also have our blog hop this week and you can choose to do one or more of the following this week:

  1. Take part in our challenge
  2. Add your name to Inlinkz on the DT and GDT blogs to be in with winning a prize on their blogs.
  3. Complete the blog hop (adding your name to Inlinkz on your way), collect all letters and form the sentence it forms and leave a comment at the end of our challenge post with your answer.
We have a lot of sponsors this week, with lost of prizes to be won.

  • A prize for the winner of our 'Celebration' challenge this week.
  • A prize for the randomly chosen winner on each (G)DT member's blog.
  • A prize for the randomly chosen comment with the correctly formed sentence from the collected letters along the way.
To ensure all is done fairly, we will enable comment moderation this week to keep all answers behind, so there can be no cheating.

Our blog hop route:

Coops You're here! 

As you can see you should have received here from Jenny's blog. If you have not, please return there or to Elke's blog for the start of our blog hop.

The sponsor on my blog is Floppy Latte Designs

Floppy Latte Designs

By adding your name/blog to Inlinkz below you can be in with a chance of winning 

$10.00 USD Gift Coupon for their shop

Don't forget to link in and to collect your letter on this stop which is

So, now it is time to get you some inspiration for this challenge. Here is my card for this challenge.
I am also entering my card into the following challenges:
1.saturday challenge - challenge 84 - fantastic sketch stop craft challenge - challenge 181 - celebrations
3.crafty pad challenge - challenge 169 - we`re girly girls
4.the squirrel and the fox challenge - challenge 17 - one for the girls
products used are:
white card blank
white card
first edition papers - sweet owl
pearls and flowers and ribbon from stash
cheery lynn corner die
personal impressions sentiment
stckles stardust
saturated caanry digi - morning mindy
promarkers and flexmarkers

promarkers and flexmarkers used are;
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon,cocktail pink
champagne,buttercup,pastel yellow.cappuccino,caramel
baby pink,cocktail pink,antique pink
ice grey 1,23,

Your next stop will be Carol. Hope you are having fun! Enjoy the rest of our blog hop!
Thanks for popping by, means a lot :D
Luv coops xx


Susan Flynn said...

Coops this is just soooo gorgeous love the papers and ribbon and those flowers - WOW. Fabulous colouring on that pretty SC image xx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Beautiful, pink and girly!!!

Love it!!!

Found the heart too!! LOL!!!

Love Jules xx

Catherine said...

Gorgeous card, love the soft pinks and those flowers are fab!!!

debbi taylor said...

great card - love your colouring... thank you for joining in the challenge at the crafty pad this week
Debbi x

debby4000 said...

Oh WOW love your gorgeous card Nic.

maxine said...

stunning card x

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Morning Coops, wow, what a fab Birthday card - she is just perfect in pink and white :) love your colouring and details as always, Hugs, Teresa x

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, this is really stunning, totally love this creation, hugs Pops x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Congrats on the Crafts and me DT, playing catch up this week after my sad Tuesday. Gorgeous card, loving the soft colours.

xxxtglxxx said...

Beautiful card hun - gorgeous papers, layers, embellies and colouring - stunning as always! :)



tilly said...

very pretty card, love the flowers

McCrafty's Cards said...

An absolutely gorgeous card Coop's, I like the image the papers, that corner and the roses.
Kevin xx

Nikbee said...

A gorgeous card. I love the papers.
Nikki x

amanda stokes said...

Hi Coops,
Gorgeous card,lovely image and pretty papers :) x

Rebekah said...

Oh goodness I just love those papers! This is fabulous such a beautifully coloured image too hugs rebekah xx

Mary J said...

Gorgeous! Love this coops,m your colouring is amazing as usual!

Janine said...

Beautiful card Coops. Love the pinks :)
Hugs, Janine xx

catherine said...

Stunning card again Coops. Love the colours - fantastic. Thanks for the chance of the blog hop
x catherine

Elaine said...

This is stunning Coops what a fantastic card , fabulous details and image I love this .
Well done Hugs Elaine

Creations by Shirl said...

Love the pink, girlish detailing to this card... very pretty....

Jovan said...

Lovely the pink and pretty details!

Diane J said...

Absolutely stunning Coops, its so beautiful and very girly :o) Love the image. Diane x

Sheryl Hare said...

This is absolutely stunning.
Sheryl xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Love this Nic! As always your work is amazing! Thanks for the chance to win too. Judy x

downrightcrafty said...

fabulous interpretation the sketch this week at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx

Starla B. said...

Holy cow, this is just STUNNING! I love the colors, and your coloring is fabulous. Your roses are beautiful and your papers are to die for!!

June Nelson said...

Coops I love this the colours and everthing ar just gorgeous xxxx

Jackie said...

Stunning card, love the soft colours :o)
Jackie xx

sallysbitz said...

This is just beautiful Nic x
I do love the edging on your cards (you will have to do a tutorial).

hugs sally x

Lou said...

Hi! really so pretty Coops,amazing colouring and the colours/sparkle are lovely too.

sharon said...

What a stunning card. Sharon x

Kathleen said...

Ooh pretty Coops! Love the colours and image!
Kat xx

Sue said...

Wow! this is stunning Coops! what a gorgeous image and your colouring is beautiful. Love the delish papers and embellies - the flowers and ribbon detail are So pretty!
Love Sue xx

Loopylou. said...

oh my gosh!! thats just gorgeous Nic!! I love the pinks and the flowers in the top corner are fabulous!!
huge hugs Lou xxx

coldwaters2 said...

Wow, wow, wow Nic this is absolutely stunning the image, papers, flowers, colours and design look truly wonderful.
Lorraine x

Chrissy said...

Jeeez, wish I looked that good with the morning paper and my coffee....gorgeous Coops, love the pinks, so pretty, fabulous papers and colouring..


Sandra said...

Hi Coops!
Gorgeous card! I love your coloring! Pretty card in pink, awesome! Hugs Sandra

Little K Smith said...

This is stunning Coops! I love the gorgeous SC image, such pretty papers, lush flowers and lovin all the pink too :)

Grenouille Greetings said...

I wish I looked this good in the mornings, Coops. A beautifully pretty card! Hugs, Lesley

Anita said...

Wow, this is stunning! Wish I looked that good in the mornings :) Beautiful coloring and I love those pretty papers and flowers.

Roma said...

Stunningly beautiful card Coops!

Lovely image & gorgeous papers ,flowers,flourish & pearls x

nuschinka said...

Beautiful, pink and girly card!

nnalorac said...

Gorgeous girly card Coops. Carolxx

melsanford said...

Awww! Gorgeous card! Love the colours and gorgeous image :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Alyce said...

Coops this is just stunning! I absolutely love the colouring and the beautiful papers and embellies...just so pretty! :D

shampylou30 said...

another fab girly card sue xxxx

Sarah said...

Oh wow, this is gorgeous Coops, love the image and how you've coloured her. The soft colours are beautiful x

Heidi said...

I'm sure this is how we would all like to look on a sunday morning, then reality sneaks in. heidi x

Sarah said...

Such a sweet card, gorgeous image, love your flowers and ribbon, hugs, Sarah x

Heather said...

oohhh . . . isn't she stunning!! Love your coloring and the beautiful flowers.

Lyn Norton said...

Lovely card with beautiful coloring!

I have just become one of your followers. I would really love it if you come to my blog and followed me too!


Time-To-Share said...

Fabulous card Nic! Such a lovely image which is so beautifully coloured. Wonderful layout - just adore it!

Billie A said...

Beautiful card love the image and the soft colors and embellishments. Just darling very lovely card

Kelly said...

Gorgeous!! Thank you for playing along at The Crafty Pad this time x

Delphine said...

WOW, how beautiful, Nic! I love those soft pastel colours, the pinks are gorgeous and your image is so beautiful! Very elegant card too:-)! I'll go to your other post to congratulate you now:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Alba said...

Love your card!! The girl looks really great!

Lily Anuska said...

Beautiful card. I love soft colours, image and wonderful coloring. Lily Anuska

Aunty Sue said...

Hi Nic this is stunning love the distressed edges and great image for the hop. Hugs Sue xx

Sue said...

Happy 3rd Blogaversary! your card is gorgeous Coops! I'm just on the Blog Hop - but thought I would say again - your card is really scrummy hun!! ;-))
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

pinky said...

Your card is absolutely gorgeous Coops. Thanks for the hop and inspiration!

JennyH said...

Stunning card.
Happy Blogaversary CRAFT.

ribenaruby said...

Hi Coops, wow, what can I say! This is amazing, elegant and excellent. I love the fab SC images and how crafters use these. Yours is brilliantly coloured, gorgeous detail with your embellishments. Wishing you all a fab birthday, hope there's many more to come! Ruby x

Karen C said...

Karen C

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

Coops, gorgeous card as always. Congratulations on the 3rd birthday of the CRAFT Challenge. Off to have a look at the other DT creations. Best wishes, Kym xxx

Flowergirl said...

So beautiful! Really pretty colours x
Happy 3rd birthday!
Wendy x

Helen said...

Gorgeous card - love the image and all the details you've added.

Thanks for joining us at The Squirrel and the Fox.

Helen x