Saturday, 16 March 2013

Male and Female.

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.Work for me soon and then hopefully time to craft later.
Todays cards are a little different, i do like to play around with different styles :D
I have 2 cards, one for a male and one for a female.I prefer the female version.
I am entering both cards into the following challenges:
1.Eclectic Ellapu Challenge - Pink Team - Birthdays
2.Brown Sugar Challenge - Challenge 33 - Numbers
Apologies that you can see my foam
Products used are:
Black card
First Edition paper - animal antics
Hand cut arrows
Woodware 18th birthday stamp set (crafty urchins)
Promarkers used are;
Lime zest,lime,pear.
And a sideways..
Card 2.
Brown card
First edition papers - Isabelle?
Mint Ribbon
Hobbyhouse flower (crafty urchins)
Woodware stamp - 21st birthday set
Distress tool
I paper peiced this one.

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


Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Two fab cards Nic what a lovely idea to make the numbers the focus point! Have a great day hugs Susan x

Lisa xx said...

Both super cards Nic, love the zingy colours on the 18th card xx

SoniaW said...

Loving them both but really love the female one!!!fab cards!

Amanda said...

Love them both, such effective cards. Hugs, Amanda x

Janice said...

I saw these stamps yesterday and slithered about getting them! Decision now made after seeing your great cards. Brilliant as always Nic, Jx

Julie said...

Very nice Nic! What great celebration cards they are. Have a lovely weekend, Julie x

downrightcrafty said...

Different from you Nic however love them both, those papers on the 2nd one give it a lovely vintage feel too
Hugs Kate xx

Joey said...

ooooh hun I love em both! great card designs. Joey x

Lozzy T said...

Both cards are amazing...Love both colours..They really stand out.
Lozzy xx

jackid said...

Hi Nic 2 great cards from you I have to do some 21st birthday cards too as Amy turns 21 next month makes me feel so old lol these are are very stylish and modern love 'em have a great weekend
Jacki xx

Debs M said...

great idea! looks fab x

Elizabeth said...

Two fab cards, Nic. The bright and cheerful colour of the first is just perfect for that age group! Elizabeth xx

tilly said...

2 lovely cards, love the colours on both and the big 21

Alyce said...

love these! i like how you are always trying something new :) both designs are great - but i agree i do like the female one...the soft colours are just so pretty :D

Ellapu said...

Fab idea and fab end result. TFS with us over at Eclectic Ellapu this week and we hope to see you in the future
Elaine aka Ellapu

Viv's Visuals said...

2 great card Coops! Love the lime one especially - dramatic and I think perfect for boy or girl!

Sue - bearhouse said...

WOW!! Super stylish cards. I love the designs and wonderful colours.
I hope you have a good weekend
Hugs Sue

Little K Smith said...

Wonderful cards Nic! I was thinking of doing some 'number' cards so some fab inspiration! Great minds think alike eh! I love the paper piecing!

Doreen said...

Two gorgeous cards Nic,love them

McCrafty's Cards said...

Both cards are fabulous Coops. I like the designs.

Creations by Shirl said...

Wow they sure are fantastic, love the different style from what you normally create... But sometimes we all need to venture from our normal comfort zone. LOL!
Love both Coops~

Tina said...

Two fab card Coops, love them both.Tinaxx

Roma said...

Gorgeous cards ,love the paper piecing on the 2nd one & the papers x

Jackie said...

Two wonderful age cards, I love them both and they are both green too, my favourite colour :o)
Jackie xx

Loopylou. said...

hiyah Nic!
oh hun these are both just stunning, me no see foamy pads either. I love the papers on them both, I am sooooo ready for some zingy spring now!!
huge hugs Lou xxx

Sarah-Jane said...

Both great cards, I like the designs and colours.
Sarah-Jane xx

Laurian said...

What fantastic cards! I love the idea of using the numbers as the main event!
Thanks for joining us at Eclectic Ellapu and I hope we'll see you again soon!

pinky said...

They are both brilliant Nic, I really love the lime green and black in the male one though.

Marlene Atkinson said...

Two fab cards coops. Love the design and colours. Marlene

Anonymous said...

Fantastic cards Nic - love them both! Fab colours and layouts.

Whisper said...

Both are fabby hun, but i do know what you mean about the girly one though, Luv Sam x

Wishcraft said...

They're both fab Nic, I might need those number stamps :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Netty said...

two terrific and stylish cards Coops.
Hugs Annette x

catherine said...

These are just fantastic Nic and perfect for the occasions intended. Hope you have a good weekend
x catherine

Donna Mosley said...

Great cards Nic, love the big numbers and fab design.

Donna x

karen said...

2 fantastic cards coops, brilliant designs, hugs, karenx

Lyndsey Turner said...

Great cards, love the fun and funkyness of the boys card and the pretty papers on the girls. Fab idea to use the age at the focal point xx

Sue said...

Ooh I couldn't pick a favourite Coops! they are both very different but equally gorgeous!! Love the bold colours and layout on the first one… and the girly card is SO pretty!! the paper pieced 21 looks fab and I love the layout and ribbon flower!! Two very stunning cards! :-)
Hope you're having a lovely weekend!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Both gorgeous cards, love the colours on both and the funky layouts
Lindsay xx

Chrissy said...

Two fab cards Coops, love the numbers as the main focal point, love the paper piecing on the girlie one, such pretty papers..


Qie said...

Nice.. Love the color. Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar.

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Very cool idea for a 21st card! Love the bold numbers in those gorgeous first edition papers! Brilliant!! Hugs, Wends xxx

Debbie said...

Two gorgeous cards Coops. They are gorgeous.
Hugs Debbie x

Louise Palser said...

I like them both. They are great! Lou x

nicolet said...

Ooh yes, they are really great!!
Have a nice sunday!
Hugs Nicolet

Jacqueline said...

Two fab cards here Nic,love your colour schemes.Jacqueline.S

Christine L said...

Gorgeous Nic... like you, I also prefer the female one.... but that's cos we ARE females!!

Love the different styles too.. it's nice to experiment isn't it??

Christine x

Helene Siermans said...

Both cards look great but I fell for the female one. It looked so pretty with the pearls in the middle of the flowers. Well designed and cool with the numbers looking see through.

Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week! Good luck!

cebelica said...

These are so different from the others. I love them both. :) Hugs! xx

Sarah said...

Stunning bold cards, love the designs x

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Both are are fantastic, I love the colour combos you have used
Thanks for joining in with our numbers challenge over at Brown Sugar
Good luck
Julie x
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