Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Passion For Promarkers - Check it out

Good Morning all.
I hope you are all well.
My hubby finally got home at 8.30pm last night.Both legs are tightly bandaged from his feet to the top of his thighs so his mobility is very restricted and he had to sleep on the sofa downstairs last night, there is no chance of him been able to get up our very steep stairs.Thank goodness the bathroom is downstairs.
We have a district nurse coming out today to change the bandages.
So on to the reason why i am here, we have a new challenge for you this morning at the PASSION FOR PROMARKERS CHALLENGE, the theme this week has been set by the lovely LISA who would like to see you `CHECK IT OUT`, so checks, ginghams or plaids.
Our sponsor is the fabulous DIGISTAMP BOUTIQUE with the lucky winner receiving a £10 voucher.

Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges;
1.Ladybug Crafts Ink Challenge - Use kraft cardstock
2.Diva`s By Design Challenge - Something snowy
3.MAWTT Challenge - Furry Friends
5.Sparkles Challenge - Challenge 50 - Animals
6.Sweet Stampin Challenge - Use tags
7.Digistamp Boutique - November competition.
Products used are:
Kraft card
Forever Friends papers - Kraft Notes Christmas
Embossing folder
Spellbinders circle dies
Tag cut from the paper pad
Glamour Dust
Stickles - stardust
Dovecraft sentiment
Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Antique white, warm grey 1,3,blender
Spice,burnt orange
Sandstone, cappuccino,caramel,umber
Olive, pesto
Glacier, cloud blue.

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


Jackie said...

Just catching up on your gorgeous cards, don't know why I missed any! :o)
Wishing your hubby a speedy recovery...hugs
Jackie xx

Squirrel x said...

You really do know how to find the awwwh factor hunny, this is another gorgeous make, brilliant as always. Pleased hubby is home xx

Shelly said...

Hi Nic, oh I really love the image you chose... So so cute. Fab colours and details... Love the embossing. Sorry to hear about your hubby, hope he's feeling better soon. Hugs x

Debs M said...

great card x

Maya said...

Oh, Coops this is awesome!
Love the papers, colors and the image is super cute ♥
Hugs, Maya

Michelle said...

Such a cute card Nic - love the colours you have used. My best wishes to your husband, hope he recovers well from his op. Michelle x

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

Gorgeous card Nic. Glad to hear hubby got his operation. It was certainly a long day for him and for you. Best for him to stay downstairs for a while until he is more used to the lack of mobility and his constraints. Fingers crossed he makes a good recovery. take care, Kym xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Very very cute Nic, awesome image...good to hear your man is home and both of you take care..xxx

Desire Fourie said...

Absolutely stunning. The image looks so real with the wonderful colouring. Love the stipple effect in the background of the image.
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Sue said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I love the cute image, wonderful colouring and fabulous layout.
I am pleased hubby is home now, I hope he makes a good recovery.
Hugs Sue ss

Sue B said...

Aww this is gorgeous and really sweet Coops… what an adorable image and you've coloured it beautifully! I love the scrummy papers and fab layout! :-)
Thanks for joining us at Moving Along With the Times this week!
I hope hubby is going on ok... hope he recovers quickly
Take Care
Hugs Sue B xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Love love your snowman's, what a cute card.....

heidy said...

Such a sweet card Nic!!
Wishing your hubby a speedy recovery!
XXX Heidy

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Gorgeous snowy scene, love the colours. Take care of hubby x

Tammy said...

Awww this is so sweet! I love that fun image and it's colored beautifully, fabulous distressing too! Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week!
Tammy x

Gemma said...

such a cute card Nic, glad to hear your hubby is home at last wishing him a speedy recovery xx

Debs said...

Adorable card Nic.
Hope things start to improve for your hubby soon.
Debs xx

Chrissy said...

Fabulous card Coops.love the cute image and sparkle..love the layers and papers..gorgeous.So glad Hubby got home okay and hope he heals quickly.


Anonymous said...

Hope your hubby recovers quickly Coops, doesn't sound like any fun. Beautiful Christmas card, so sweet, love all the distressing too. You can also enter this at Sparkles Christmas Monthly challenge where the theme is to Use A Bear.

Sparkles DT

Viv's Visuals said...

Gorgeous make Coops.. hope Hubby gets better quickly. x

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Nic. The image is so sweet and I love the layout and papers.
Hope hubby recovers soon.
Lorraine x

Deb said...

so gorgeous, love the embossing folder! Wishing your hubby a speedy recovery!

angelwhispers said...

Beautiful card Coops and love the colours. Glad hubbys back home and things are going well. Chanelle xxx

Sandra H said...

Aww fabulous card just love your image and the papers and layout is stunning x

Chris said...

Your card is gorgeous! Cute image and lovely design. The papers are beautiful too! Hope hubby speedily recovers!
Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

Sanja Grdinić said...

This is one cute Christmas card! :) Stamp is so great and you've colored it perfectly to match those great papers - well done!
Have a great day, Nic...

Christine L said...

Fabulous cute image Nic... love the layout too. Glad your hubby is home after the op... I take it he needs waiting on for a while!!

Christine x

Claire said...

Hope your hubby has a speedy recovery. Love your card, cute image and fab layout. Hugs, Claire x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Wishing your husband a speedy recovery Nic! Your card is fab a wonderful image and papers! Susan x

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Nic glad hubby finally got home and wish his a speedy recovery. Your card is gorgeous love the sweet image so cute. Love Alison xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is gorgeous Coop's, I like the image, the colours and the embossing.
Kevin xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

this is gorgeous Nic, the image is gorgeous and the colours. Glad Hubby is on the mend. Marlene

Anna Jasiolek said...

This scene is too funny! Love the papers you used, they are so perfectly matched. Thank you for your inspiration!

Pat K said...

Fabulous card. Cute image and love the plaids. Pat K xx

Betty said...

Just so beautiful Nic your colouring is amazing

crafty-stamper said...

hope hubby feels better soon and can sleep in his own bed-gorgeous image and papers love the sparkle
carol x

Little K Smith said...

Aawwww just gorgeous Nic! Adore the super cute image and the colours are so yummy too :)
Wishing your hubby a speedy recovery.

Wishcraft said...

Absolutely adorable hun, gorgeous card! Hope your hubby's recovering well xx Hugs, Lisa x

kay said...

Superb card, glad hubby home, best wishes for a speedy recovery x

Linda Compton said...

I have a soft spot in my heart for plaids and these papers are gorgeous. Who can resist a cute puppy. I have a soft spot in my heart for them too! Love the tag too.

Glad Hubby is home and hope recuperation goes smoothly for him.

Sally said...

This is so cute, love the image. Thanks for playing along at Ladybug Crafts Ink this time.
Hugs Sally xxx

Larissa said...

This is so sweet! Love how you coloured the image. The background with the subtle blue dots is gorgeous!


Judy Corner said...

This is great Nic! Thank you for sharing your lovely creation at 'Sweet Stampin' and good luck with the Challenge. Judy DT x

Denise Goeldner said...

Wonderful christmas card love the layout , DP's so adorable hugs xx

Sammy said...

Lovely card, and such a pretty tag. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin'. Sammy-x

Cazro said...

Fabulous, super cute card. I love your colouring, the sky background looks amazing, well done. thanks for sharing with us at Sparkles monthly. Caz

Love to Doodle! said...

Wow Nic - sooooo stunning!! I love it. Thanks for joining in the DigiStamp Boutique competition. Sally-Ann :o)

Sarah said...

Gorgeous snowman card Coops, I love how you've coloured the fabulous image x