Sunday 8 June 2014

You are my sunshine.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
We should be going on a walk today to burn off last nights meal which was lush, i had lemon and thyme chicken with pea shoots, spring greens and bacon  in a red wine sauce and homemade chips followed by a yummy panacotta trifle topped with spring berries...mmmmmmm :D
So right on to my card which was made late last night with the footie on in the background.
I am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.Sugar Nellie Challenge - Challenge 116 - Anything goes
3.Penny Black @Allsorts Challenge - June Challenge - Use your fav stamp - I have a few favs and this is my fav sassy stamp by Sugar Nellie)
4.The Craft Garden Challenge - June Challenge - Colours - orange, lemon, lime
5.Card Mania Challenge - Challenge 48 - Flowers
6.Craft Your Passion Challenge - Challenge 216 - Rip it, tear it
7.Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Challenge 72 - Tic, tac, toe ( Ribbon, flowers, sentiment)

Products used are:
Black card
First Edition papers -Hideaway
Lemon Ribbon
Sentiment free on cd rom
Sugar Nellie stamp  - Fairy Tale
Pro/flexmarkers/ spectrum noir pencils/blending solution
Pearl swirls

Pro/flexmarkers/pencils used are:
Blush, sunkissed pink, coral, nutmeg
Champagne, sandstone, cappucinno, caramel, umber
Lime zest, lime, bright green, forest
Lemon, tulip yellow, gold
008, 002
White gel pen - sakure

a close up to show the torn edges.

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


Marianne's Craftroom said...

Lovely sunny card on a lovely sunny morning. Your meal sounds lovely and not too naughty either. Enjoy your Sunday x

crafty-stamper said...

gorgeous summery card love the sunshine colours and gorgeous bow -beautiful image and love the sentiment-I used to sing this to my grandchildren when they were small
Carol x

Unknown said...

Nic this card looks as fabulous and your dinner from last night sounded...gorgeous.xx

Claire said...

This is a lovely card, great choice of colours and gorgeous image too. Have a lovely day. Hugs, Claire x

coldwaters2 said...

Stunning card Nic love the fabulous citrusy colours also the image it seems a long time since I saw you use these wonderful images, the papers and those flowers are lush.
lorraine x

Unknown said...

Wow, wow, wow, (Times those by fifty) love this card and the colour combo is awesome. Stunning work as ever :) x

Jacee said...

What a lovely bright and cheerful card, beautiful colouring as always,lovely!
Hugs Jacee

Marie-Louise said...

Gorgeous card Nic and such fantastic colours. Your meal sounds delicious.

Desire Fourie said...

OH WOW, this is awesome design and colouring. Love how the black trimmings adds a lovely sense of drama.
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Marlene Atkinson said...

Just gorgeous Nic,gorgeous image and colours. Marlene

Michelle said...

Fantastic your card. I love the colouring.
Thanks for joining us at Craft your Passion.
xxx Michelle

Deb said...

Just beautiful, love the bright sunny colours!

Christine L said...

A fabby bright and cheerful card hon! Hope you enjoyed your walk today!

Christine x

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Nic. I love the image and the colours look wonderful.
hugs Sue xx

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous Coops..fabulous zingy the image and beautiful bow..


Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Nic. The image is adorable and I love the sunny colours.
Lorraine x

Sandra H said...

Beautiful card and nicely coloured too! x

pinky said...

Wow Nic that is so so gorgeous. The colours are so fresh and its all so beautifully put together. Your meals sounds yummy!

Whisper said...

Absolutely devine and such a gorgeous colour combo too, luv Sam x

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A gorgeous card Nic. I love the bright bold colours and your great design.

Hugs Sarahxx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

Love the zesty colours on this card Nic. I can see that you are liking your Spectrum Noir Pencils, they make the image pop.


Stunning card Nic, I love the gorgeous colours you've used and your colouring. x


Stunning card Nic, I love the gorgeous colours you've used and your colouring. x

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Woo-hoo, what a gorgeous card. Love all the layers.

Jackie said...

Wonderful card, I love the vibrant colours :o)
Jackie xx

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

Beautiful. As ever x

Denise Goeldner said...

Gorgeous creation love the colours.
~ Denise ~
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

A stunning card Nic and your meal sounds divine! Susan x

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Oh this is just perfect for this gorgeous weather we are the colours & the torn edges look great!
Hugs Shell xx

Michelle said...

I remember this image was what first attracted me to your wonderful cards and blog, when you used her some time ago. You still do a wonderful job with her as this card is beautiful - Michelle x

Lisa :) said...

Oh my goodness is this pretty. Love how you used the colors and yet they're not overly neon. Your coloring is fab. Thanks for playing with us at The Craft Garden!

Lisa, DT

Sarah said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Nic, love the colours and how you've coloured the beautiful image x

mixamatoasties said...

Lovely sunny card!

Thanks for sharing at the last Sugar Bowl!


Tracy said...

Such a sweet card, and an adorable image. Thanks for joining Penny Black & More @ Allsorts challenge. Good Luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x