Friday 14 November 2014

Laughter & Cheer..

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I am in work tonight so i better get some jobs done this morning first.
Here is my card for today which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.A Creative Romance Challenge - Winter Warmers
2.A Gem Of A Challenge - Challenge 132 - Paper piecing
3.Fantasy Stampers Challenge - Challenge 23 - Red alert
4.Totally Gorjuss Challenge - Challenge 261 - Warm colours
5.Scribble & Scrap Challenge - Challenge 31 - Anything goes
6.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 97 - Anything goes
7.Bunny Zoes Challenge - November challenge - Snow
8. Sweet Stampin Christmas Challenge - November Challenge - Snow people
9.I Love Promarkers Challenge - Challenge 245 - A male christmas

Products used are:
Kraft card blank
Cream card
First Edition papers
Distress tool
Gold ribbon
Gold bells
Personal Impressions sentiment
Stampendous stamp - Tophat snowman
Stickles stardust

Close up of the fab snowman and his friend.

and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by.
Lotsa Hugs


Chrissy said...

He is super adorable the paper piecing and fabulous the little bird on his hat, the lush bow and bells..gorgeous card.


Sue said...

I love this Nic! Such a cute image, beautiful papers and wonderful bow.
Thank you for taking part in A Gem of a Challenge too.
hugs Sue xx

Jane Savage said...

Another wonderful design and layout, Coops! I love that fab image and your perfect paper-piecing! (Try saying that quickly!!)
Have a lovely weekend! xxx

susiestacey said...

Lovely card Nic, sweet stamp and his hat looks fab paper pieced x Susan x

aussie aNNie said...

Fabulous card and a gorgeous image, coloured perfectly as always...super added particular that bow...
aNNie xxx
The Journey is the Start

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the fab image and

Lau W said...

Superb card, love the big boww with the bells !

Viv said...

Just love this snowman Coops! Great card. x

Janette said...

Hi Nic, oh I sooo love that cutie Snowman, he is gorgeous, fabulous always...and love that fettish for big bows
Hope your having a good day.xx

Sarah said...

Another stunner Nic, love the paper pieced hat and the ribbon is a triumph!! xx

MagsB said...

This is just great, Nic, what a cheerful chappie! And the papers for his hat and scarf are just perfick! Such a fun card!

love Mags B x

Margarets designer cards said...

Love the snowman image and gorgeous christmas card

Dangina Martinez said...

So adorable! Cute snowman and that bow! I love your bows!
Hugs, Dangina

catherine said...

This is just fabulous Nic. Love the snowman and the wonderful gold ribbon bow. have a good weekend
x catherine

Kaija said...

Hello Coops!
Smile to get this card, just a delightfully sweet!
Your card is all so heavenly and wonderful craftsmanship made.
Hugs Kaija<3

Sue B said...

Aww this is SO sweet Coops… the snowman is adorable and I love his paper pieced hat and scarf! :-)) the lush gold ribbon and bells finish it off perfectly!
Hope your evening goes well
Big hugs
Sue B xx

crafty-stamper said...

brilliant snowman and love the paper pieced hat,matching paper and gorgeous ribbon
Carol x

Jacee said...

I'm loving that snowman Nic, his hat with the birds nest...fabulous! a really fantastic design, love it.
Hugs Jacee
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Pop's Cards said...

Absolutely stunning!!!! huggles Pops xxx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Great card Nic.
Sue x

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

How gorgeous. The paper piecing looks fab Nic x

Sandra H said...

Beautiful is your card Coops x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Nic that is one absolutely cute snowman that is one amazing hat, superb colours and design I love it.
lorraine x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coop's, I like the sweet image and the embellishments, thanks for playing along with us at Gem of a Challenge, good luck
Kevin xx

Grenouille Greetings said...

Love your paper piecing of this beautifully coloured snowman, Nic. Fab paper choices and lush gold ribbon looks gorgeous with the jingle bells and the hessian ribbon. I need to thank you for playing along with the CASSettes this month too! Hugs, Lesley

Christy Beans said...

It's snow cute! ;) Love the plaid hat... although, it reminds me of a tshirt my friend used to wear that said "men in plaid pants are sex maniacs". Wonder what a plaid hat say about a snow guy? LOL =D

Jackie said...

Oh I do love that snowman and his paperpieced hat and scarf. Gorgeous card :o)
Jackie xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Love this stamp, great paper piecing x

Tracy said...

Aw this is fab, brilliant paper piecing and what a great image and colours xxx

Lorraine said...

A brilliant snowmnan, he looks fab. gorgeous papers too.
Lorraine x

Lynne in NI said...

Fab snowman and love your jingle bells :)

Andree said...

A gorgeous Christmas card. I love the way you paper pieced the cute image.
Thank you for joining in with the Scribble & Scrap challenge and good luck x

Michelle said...

What a wonderful Snowman and what great colours on this card too - love the big bow and bells Nic - Michelle x

Whisper said...

Oooo i so love this fabby snowman and what stunning colours too, Luv Sam x

Lee said...

Absolutely Stunning in every way hunni.xx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

LOVE this card Nic!! Fab papers and paper piecing. Love that green too and those jingle bells! Utterly fab hun. Hugs, Wends x

lalkygirl said...

A fab card Coops ,love the jolly snowman and how you paper pieced him
Thanks for joining us at I love Promarkers and good luck in the challenge

Juls said...

This is gorgeous, loving the paper pieced hat :-) xx

Unknown said...

Love the image and the ribbon - the ribbon adds so much - makes the card feel kind of bundled up and warm and the shimmer is perfect. Your cards are always such a treat Nic. Hugz

Unknown said...

Love the image and the ribbon - the ribbon adds so much - makes the card feel kind of bundled up and warm and the shimmer is perfect. Your cards are always such a treat Nic. Hugz

Julie said...

Do love this Xmas image, Nic and love how you've paper pieced his hat! Gorgeous ribbon with the hessian too! Hugs, Juliexx

Gail said...

Adorable card. Love the colors and image you've used! Thanks for joining us at Christmas at Sweet Stampin' this month! Hugs, Gail

Wendy Fraser said...

Stunning as always, love the colours and textures, thanks for joining us at I Love Promarkers and A Gem of a Challenge xx

Anita said...

I love snowmen and this one is adorable. Beautiful card!

Jo Ann said...

Such a great card...I especially love the gold sheer ribbon and the bow you made. Thank you for joining our Challenge last week at 613 Avenue Create and hope you join us again this week. Have an excellent day. God bless!


Anonymous said...

A fabulous christmas card, love the colours and great paper piecing ...thanks for joining us at A Gem Of A Challenge!
Helen x

Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous card Nic, love the snowman and fab design. Thanks for joining us at AGOAC. Good Luck.

Donna x

JayBe said...

What a fab design, Nic - I love the snowman stamp. Thanx for joining us at Fantasy Stampers.
Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

debbi taylor said...

Love this as always
Thank you for joining in the challenge at fantasy Stampers
Debbi DT

Squirrel x said...

Oh how I love this snowman - it was your fault that I had to buy him last year! Thanks so much for playing along at Snowvember hunny. Hugs xx