Sunday, 17 August 2014

Santa Hat Owl.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
My day off today so hopefully a lazy day with my laddo and hubby is in bed as he has been on nights.
So on to my card for today which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Sparkle N Sprinkle Challenge - Aug Challenge - Anything goes
2.Crafting For All Seasons Challenge - Challenge 83 - Feature a creature
3.Crafty Little Fairies Challenge - August Challenge - Cute & Cuddly
3.Graph It Challenge - Week 32 - Furry Stuff
4.Deep Ocean Challenge - Challenge 84 - Christmas in August
5.Inky Impressions Challenge - Challenge 172 - Animal friends
6.Creative Moments Challenge - Challenge 49 - Anything goes/animals
7.CRAFT Challenge - Challenge 272 - Christmas
8.Sweet Stampin Challenge - Christmas in August

Products used are:
White card
First Edition papers - Silent night
Distress tool
Cream ribbon
Wooden snowflake
Stickles stardust
Glamour dust glitteer
Stampendous stamp - Santa hat owl
Justrite sentiment stamp
Polychromo pencils

A close up of the owl, i love him.He looks so

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


Desire Fourie said...

His such a cute little owl. Love the scrumptious bow with the snowflake.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Marianne's Craftroom said...

That owl is so funny he does look bedraggled. Love the contrasting neutral colours behind. Enjoy your day

shampylou30 said...

Hi coops this is lovely. Love your layout and stamp coloured beautifully xxxx

Debs M said...

so cute! x

crafty-stamper said...

Beautiful card love the wintry looking image and gorgeous bow and sparkly snowflake
Carol x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,a fabulous image and

Squirrel x said...

Stunning Nic, love this little chap, and your feathers are fabulous! Hugs xx

aussie aNNie said...

Super creation once again Nic,gorgeous image and loving the colour theme.xx
The Journey is the Start
Nic thanks also for joining in our challenge of Feature a Creature at Crafting for All Seasons....aNNie DT

Elizabeth said...

Fabulous card, Coops. The owl is super cute and I love the dimension you have achieved with all those various layers. Elizabeth xx

Jacee said...

You can almost stroke that little owl Nic, so beautifully coloured, fabulous!
Hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Mau xx said...

Oh Wow!!! this is gorgeous Coops, Love the beautiful soft colour and the image is adorable!
I so wish I could distress, I am total rubbish at it! there is certainly a knack and I haven't got
Huge hugs Mau xx

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Nic, such an adorable image and stunning colouring.
I hope you are having a nice day.
hugs Sue xx

Sue B said...

Aww this is SO sweet Coops… this little chap is absolutely adorable! I love your colouring - he looks all fluffy and cuddly! Gorgeous papers and the lush bow and snowflake finish it off perfectly! :-)
Hope you enjoy rest of the weekend!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Pamellia said...

Oh my, this is beautiful! I really love those background papers with the distressed edges and your little owl guy is so sweet! The glittery snowflake is the perfect embellie! :)

Unknown said...

Gorgeous Coops! I love the subtle background colours and the pop from the owl's hat and the blue background :)
Lizy xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Love your darling owl, his just gorgeous... I love my owls this is a keeper..... Picture perfect Coops!

Lee said...

OMG,he is sooooo cute,I love everything you have done here soooo fantastic in every way.Huggles xxx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Hi Nic a lovely Christmas card. Hope you had a lovely day with your son. Susan x

Sarah said...

He is a fab stamp and you're right, looks like he's been caught in a snow storm!! Love the touch of twinkle too xx

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Nic this is a total delight to see I love Owls and this one is no exception he is fabulous, love the effect that the pencils give, the lovely large bow and papers are superb.
lorraine x

Sandra H said...

Awww Coops this is so sweet x

Sandra H said...

Awww Coops this is so sweet x

nwilliams6 said...

He is so cute Nic! Your coloring is fabulous! Great layers and super Christmas card. Hugz!

Unknown said...

Coops this card is absoloutely stunning as ever....what a darling owl x

mixamatoasties said...

Fab card.

Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin'.


Marie-Louise said...

This is gorgeous Nic. I love the papers and the cute little owl.

Chrissy said...

Oh! Whoo..cute..sorry,could not resist.Fabulous colouring Coops..he is a lovely little owl and love the papers and gorgeous bow..


Blankina said...

Pretty papers and what a cute owl!
HUgs Blankina

Jackie said...

Fabulous card, love that owl an you hav coloured him beautifully :o)
Jackie xx

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card, just love the owl, he's so cute! Fab papers and design x

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is gorgeous Coop's, I love the design and the sweet owl.
Kevin xx

Lau W said...

Oh really cute owl ! so sweet card !

Lorraine said...

He is so cute - a gorgeous Christmas card.
Lorraine x

Anne Temple said...

Wonderful card and such a cute owl. Love all the dimension of your design. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card, such an adorable owl.
Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.

~@ngie~ said...

awwww this is adorable darl... I LOVE IT.... it has MY name on it... right??? LOL ;)

love n hugz Angie xXx

Denise Goeldner said...

So cute lovely christmas card xx
~ Denise ~
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}

Fiona said...

wow Nic...hat a wee cutie this is!!


Little K Smith said...

Aawww this is so lush hun! I love the sweet little owl and lovely cream papers n ribbon too :)

Eret said...

So adorable little owl. Your coloring is fantastic. Love this elegant design. Thank you so much for sharing your fabulous card with us at Sparkle N Sprinkle. I hope you'll join with us again.
Eret x

Sammy said...

So cute! Love the bow. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

Helen said...

Awww...such a sweet card!
Thanks for playing at the Crafty Little Fairies!
Helen x