Monday, 17 September 2012

Hug a bear

Howdy doody all.I hope you are all well.Yesterdays craft fair went very well.Not a lot of card sales but i sold quite a lot of my stash so i was happy.Afterwards we went out for dinner so a nice day all round.
So on to my card for today which i`m not happy with but here it anyway.I am entering this one into the following challenges:
1.Oldie but a goodie challenge - 1 image,2 papers, 3 flowers(stamp and dies new, everything else from stash)
2.CRAFT challenge - Challenge 172 - Autumn
3,Crafty catz challenge - Challenge 150 - Brown and orange
4.The crafty pad challenge - Challenge 188 - Autumn colours

Products used are:
Brown card
Kaisercraft devonshire paper and First edition new leaf
Wellington stamp and sentiment
WOC roses
spellbinders foliage dies
Promarkers and Flexmarkers

Promarkers and flexmarkers used are:
Blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon
Honeycomb,spice,burnt orange,chestnut
Satin,pastel beige,khaki,,warm grey 3,5

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by,means a lot :D
Hugs Coops.xx


Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Coops,such a lovely image and

tilly said...

lovely autumn colours, pleased you did well

Ruth said...

I just love this card, Nic. There's something so rich and warm about Autumn colours and you've used them beautifully. That sentiment is so true - I've been think that a lot in the past week. Ruth x

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Lovely card, nice colours for autumn, I am glad you had a good day, sales at craft fairs are slow at the moment I think everyone who does craft fairs will tell you that but at least you are out there and hopefully they will remember you when they want a card.

Fluffles said...

What a sweet card, that bear looks so fluffy & cuddly, just brilliant. Glad you had a good day yesterday, Jx

Chrissy said...

Fabulous entiment Coops, and such a sweet gorgeous image, I love the colours, the flowers and leaves are gorgeous, fabulous colouring too, love the spots on the Bear, gives a lovely textured look.


Mary J said...

Oh that so soooo sweet coops - love the papers with her!

Squirrel x said...

What aren't you happy with Nic? It all looks mighty fine to me hun! I stamped this image but had trouble with her hair - but I can't see you had any problems. Another stunning Coops Classic sweetie! Hugs Sxx

Lizzy said...

Beautiful card hun, love the sweet image.. beautifully coloured as always..fab colours & dp's too :)

xx Hugs Lizzy xx :)

Sarah said...

Hi ya, oooh love this one! The colours are brilliant and the image is just so sweet.

Glad you had a good craft fair. I'm going to have to do something soon about all these cards I'm piling up and craft stuff that I don't use anymore - otherwise I think we might end up buried under cards and stash!!!!


Lorraine said...

OK, so why don't you like it?? The image is so sweet, and you've coloured it perfectly. I absolutely love the colors! It's gorgeous!!
And thanks for joining this weeks CRAFT Challenge too!
Lorraine x

Sue said...

Fabulous card,I love your image and papers.
Glad you had a good craft fair.
Hugs Sue x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous, I don't know why you are not happy with it. I love the delightful image and the colours and layout are fabulous.
I'm glad the craft fair was successful, it sounds like you had a good day.

Hugs Sue

cotnob said...

I can't imagine why you are not happy with the is card - it's gorgeous, fab colours, lovely image and great layout and sentiment.
Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week.

Janette said...

It's gorgeous Nic what you on about, I think so anyway.xx

Marie-Louise said...

This is just lovely.

Debs said...

Beautiful card Coops - love the image and the DP's are gorgeous - stunning colours.
Thanks for playing along with us at AOBG this time.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Alyce said...

Gorgeous coops!! So cute...I love the orange and the texture on the bear looks fabulous. The sentiment is so sweet too. Glad the fair went well! xx

Mau xx said...

Missed your Wonderful creations Coops whilst I have been off, but had a peek back to see what I missed :) Adore your Mums card xx
Love tthis one too, yhe sentiment is wonderful and love the layers and papers.
Hugs Mau xx
Glad your day went well xx

Craftyrose said...

This really is adorable hun. Love the wee image and your gorgeous colouring of course. xx

Anita said...

this is a beautiful card Coops and I especially love that sentiment.

DesignerDiva said...

This is so sweet Coops the image is darling and I love your autumnal colours - another winner from you!
Thanks for sharing with us at Oldie But A Goodie and good luck with the challenge
Laurie xx

Lou said...

Hi! such a sweet card,love the image and the colours/ papers are gorgeous Coops.hugs Lou.xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Sweet colour pallet, the images is adorable and great polka dot papers matches up perfectly for autumn....
TFS Coops - enjoy your lovely evening and new week ahead!

Sarah said...

Awww, this is gorgeous Coops, lovely rich colours and such a beautiful image and sentiment x

Sandra H said...

Coops your card is stunning can't see why you don't like it your to hard on yourself, Great image and colouring and the colours and backing papers are stunning xx

catherine said...

I think it is just fantastic Nicola and I so love the colours. glad you enjoyed the craft fair and hope you have a good week
x catherine

Flowergirl said...

This is gorgeous! A totally adorable card, can't see why your not happy with it!
Wendy x

Lau W said...

Oh why are you not happy with this card ? it's just fabulous Coops ! Love it, the image is sweet and the colouring just perfect ! :-)

Wishcraft said...

It's lovely Nic! Sweet image, gorgeous colouring and love the papers you've used. Absolutely nothing wrong with it hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Patricia said...

I love everything about this beautiful card.

Patricia x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's, I like the image, the papers, the flowers and the sentiment.
Kevin xx

emma mitchell said...

Love the sentiment and this gorgeous image on your stunning card.
Hugs Emma cx

purpleprincess2007 said...

Hi sweetie, I can't think why you're it entirely happy with this card I think it's just perfect!
Luv n hugs xx cara xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

Hi coops, at last I have been trying all day to leave a comment, this is gorgeous, love the colours and the image is so cute. Marlene

Sue said...

awww this is so sweet Coops… what an adorable image.. you've coloured it beautifully… the teddy looks really cuddly… love the scrummy papers and embellies and the sentiment is fab!!
glad the Craft Fair went well ! :-)
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Glad yiu sold lots of stash, makes room for more. Nope, can't see what you don't loke about this, love the image and gorgeous colours.

Anonymous said...

OOoh, I don't know why you're not happy with this Coops, it's absolutely adorable! Your colouring is fantastic as always.

Pink Dandelion said...

Gorgeous card Nic, lovely image and colours. Debs xx

Little K Smith said...

Aawww this is so lovely Coops, adore the image n sentiment and I love the autumn colours too :)

carol said...

aw adorable coops, fab card,thanks for sharing your creation with us at CRAFTY CATZ and CRAFT x carol

Eileen said...

Great image. Love the colours layout and design and great colouring.
What's not to like?
Eileen x

kraftyk said...

Gorgeous card Coops, love the image, fabulous colours and layout, great sentiment
Kim xx

Susan Flynn said...

What a gorgeous image Coops and I just love the sentiment. I don't know why you don't like this, it's a stunner x

Lyndsey Marie said...

gorgoeus card, love the image and fab colouring. Great papers and love the layout and colour combo xx

Olivia said...

I have not seen this stamp before,,,love the way you used the autumn colors, colored the image and the fab layout. Great job hon.

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

I love your card Nic. I love the orange brown colour combo, that cute image and sentiment.

Hugs Sarahxx

Lee said...

Awww so cute.Nothing wrong with this one hun.Love the colours,layout n embellies.Hugs xx

Rebekah said...

What a stunning image and sentiment Nic so perfect together hugs rebekah xx

Anonymous said...

Fabulous card hunny LOVE the colours! and that spotty paper is just perfect! hugs me x

xxxtglxxx said...

I think these colours are gorgeous Nic! :)

Such a cute and cuddly image and such a wonderful sentiment!

Glad the craft fair went well!



Pat K said...

Oh sweetie, you may not be happy with your card but I think it's gorgeous...with wonderful colouring and design. Love the sentiment too. hugs, Pat K.xx


Wow I think it's fab. I just love the sentiment did you buy it or make it.


debby4000 said...

Oh what a fabulous card, love it.

downrightcrafty said...

sweet image, gorgeous colouring and gorgeous sentiment
Hugs Kate x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Fabulous colour combo and I love your image and sentiment very much.

Hope you are having a good week.

Love Jules xx

Jackie said...

I can't imagine why you are not happy with this gorgeous card. I love the beautiful Autumn colours :o)
Jackie xx

Faye said...

Amazing card. I love the papers, but have spent a good five mins studying your colouring. X

Janet - aka stacky said...

Oh Coops what is there not to be happy with it is really lovely x
Glad the fair was okay xx


Hi Nic
A gorgeous and beautiful card fabulous image and colour's thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz
Hugs Dianne xx :)

sassy said...

what a fab card thanks for joining us over at Crafty Catz hugs sassyx..loving his fur perfect

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Nic this is a card that tugs at the heart strings, the image is gorgeous and so beautifully coloured I love that wonderful sentiment and the papers.
lorraine x

Dawn said...

Just beautiful Coops! !Thanks so much for playing at The Crafty Pad in our Autumn Colours Challenge!
Good Luck
Dawn xx