Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Passion for Promarkers - Rags to riches.

Good morning all.
I hope you are are all well.
I am a little bleary eyed this morning after a mammoth shift at work.A normal hours day today though ;D
So on to why i am here today.We have a new challlenge for you this morning at the PASSION FOR PROMARKERS CHALLENGE.Our theme this week has been set by the lovely SHELLY.The theme this week is RAGS TO RICHES ( so Shelly would like to see some recycling)
Our sponsor this week is the fabulous POLKADOODLES with the lucky winner winning 2 digi`s.
Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Deep Ocean Challenge - Challenge 180 - Fav colour combo (the 80`s girl in me still loves hot pink teamed with black)
2.Creative moments Challenge - Challenge 45 - Anything goes
3.Fab N Funky Challenge - Challenge 221 - Shaped cards
4.Diva`s By Design Challenge - 3 or more layers
5.4 Crafty Chicks Challenge - Challenge 199 - Round cards
6.Little Miss Muffet Challenge - Challenge 88 - Anything goes
7.As You Like It Challenge - Fav die and why (without a doubt its got to be my Go Create circle dies, i love em as they make great circular cards, they are a good size too and they cut like a dream)
8.Sister Act Challenge - Challenge 62 - Anything goes
9.The Stamping Boutique Challenge - Challenge 22 - Card for a child
10.A Gem Of A Challenge - Challenge 122 - For a child

Products used are:
Black card
Go Create Circle and Scallop Circle dies
First Edition and Docrafts papers
Pollycraft sentiment
Recycled pink ribbon from some p.j`s
Also used some of sons pink loom bands which he would of thrown away.
Brilliance pearlescent ink - orchid
Distress tool
Stickles stardust
Image - Outta this world - Simply Betty Stamps
White gel pen
Letraset fine liner 0.3

Pro/flexmarkers used are:
Blush, sunkissed pink, coral, nutmeg
Cerise, frosted pink shocking pink, maroon
Cool grey 5,ice grey 5, black
and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.


  1. Wow Nic what a stunner! Love the cerise and such a fabulous image - love her hair! Great bit of recycling there too! Susan x

  2. This is beautiful Nic,lovely image and details.xxx

  3. Wow, what a hot pink card, love her hair, great use of the loom bands too. Don't work too hard x

  4. Hi Nic

    Wow gorgeous and beautiful card, Great wow image.

  5. Gorgeous and beautiful card Nic love the colour's and image and fabulous design
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

  6. WOW WOW WOW! LOVE this fabulous shocking pink card Nic!!

    Big hugs
    Christine x

  7. WOW! This is fabulous Nic. I love the image, stunning colouring and wonderful detailing. Such a great idea to use the loom bands in that way.
    hugs Sue xx

  8. Wow what a stunning shade of pink, Coops! Gorgeous detailing too! xx

  9. Brilliant card and love the image-great pink hair,love the black and pink and gorgeous bow
    carol x

  10. This is just wonderful Nic. Love the image, shapes and colours. My son loves his loom bandz as well, though not the pink ones lol - Michelle x

  11. Fantastic creation.vibrant colours too....love this one...♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

  12. Wow this is stunning Nic, love the bold pinks and the design is fab x

  13. Oh Wow! this is gorgeous Coops… what a wonderful image and your colouring is awesome… I love the Hot Pink with the Black…. such a fab card shape and the embellishments are stunning! :-)
    Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week!
    Hope you have a good day!
    Hugs Sue B xx

  14. Wow this is stunning coops. Love the colour combo and a great shaped card xxxxxxxx

  15. Fantastic and out of this world ;) Nic! Fabulous card...so different, but fun! Love it!

  16. fantastic card darl... love the image... the papers... the colours & what an awesome idea for using the loom bands :)

    love n hugz Angie xXx

  17. Such a funky card Nic, love it!
    Chrissie xx

  18. WOW! Soooo much delish pink! A fabulous card Nic! I love the design too and a great image!

  19. What a awesome Card, some great colours.

    Thank you for sharing it with us at Fab 'n' Funky Challenges.

    Anne-Marie x x

  20. this is a great and joyful card.

  21. A fabulous card Nic. I love the colour combo and her brilliant pink hair.
    Lorraine x

  22. Nic that is so fun! Glad I was the DT to comment on your card. Love the card shape and zingy colour combo. How canny are you sneaking some loom bands on there?! Did you raid your laddo's stash? Love it, very cool hun. Thanks for joining the Fab 'n' Funky 'Shaped Card' Challenge this week. We look forward to welcoming you back to our next challenge. Hugs, Wends x ~ Fab 'n' Funky DT

  23. So adorable! Love the color combo and your use of thr rainbow loom bands!
    Hugs, Dangina

  24. Love this card, such gorgeous colours and the pink hair is amazing. Hugs, Amanda x

  25. Oh superb color combo ! This image is fun, your card is fun !

  26. A gorgeous card Nic, gorgeous colours and design. Marlene

  27. Oooo very fabby and funky am loving that great colour combo, Luv Sam x

  28. Wow fabulous Coop's I like the image the vibrant colours and the design
    Kevin xx

  29. Bright and beautiful Coops!!

    Love it!

    Great shape and image.

    Hope all is good with you.

    Love Jules xx

  30. Wowzer Nic this is so striking and so gorgeous, love that image also the wonderful colours, ACE card.
    lorraine x

  31. Fabulous card Nic and love the black and pink colours. great image to use with these colours
    x catherine

  32. This is really out of this world gorgeous. Awesome card. Love your coloring and layout. Thanks for joining us at The Stamping Boutique, Good Luck

  33. How fun you used some ribbon from pjs! I made a recycled canister the other day for cookies and I used a recycled ribbon from a blanket set. I love recycling! Your card is fabulous as usual. Some awesome colors that really pop and your coloring and sketch are absolutely wonderful and inspiring. You inspire me a lot Nic - I just did a card where I cased a sketch you used two cards ago. Hope you are having a wonderful week. Hugz!

  34. Oh wow Nic... I absolutely LOVE what you've done for my challenge!!! You have totally got it right! Great colours too! I feel I should have done a card as it was my challenge, just I'm so tired and the house is upside down as we're doing some work (bad timing, I know)! But with you girls holding the fort, I need not worry! Hope you're doing ok, Shelly x

  35. WOW!!! Stunning hun, love the colour combo & good on ya for using those loom bands!

    Have a great weekend
    Hugs Shell xx

  36. Love it Nic, the colours are great for the image and love the shape..Hugs Lozzy xx
    have a great weekend x

  37. Love, love, LOVE! That hot pink is gorgeous x

  38. Such a fun image and fab colouring, love your colours and design too... Great card hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  39. Hi Nic, what a fun card! Love the colour scheme!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  40. Stunning hair! And such a funny stamp, love this girl. Fantastic creation, hope you are not overworked. Hugs,
    Anna xxx

  41. Wowee, now that's what I call PINK!! Love your banded ribbon, I've seen that in the shops but had no idea what it was for!

  42. Wow love the PINK!!!! it's gorgeous Coops!

  43. Fantastic card Coops..the colours are stunning and I love the use of the loom bands [my G/sons better watch out because i'm on the prowl]love the pearls and card shape...wonderful.

    luv CHRISSYxx

  44. oh, what a great card!

    thanks for sharing with the stamping buotiqe and good luck

    gr. meggi

  45. Awesome card Coops! I love the shape and the pink is awesome! I hope life gets back to normal for you very soon! :)
    Lizy xx

  46. Great choice of die and perfect for your card. Beautiful image and lovely colour. I love that hot pink.
    Annette - Netty's Cards
    Proud to design for :
    Crafty Little Fairies,
    Top Tip Tuesday,
    ABC Christmas,
    As You Like It and
    The Stamp Basket.

  47. Gorgeous card and a great colour combination.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen N x

  48. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments! :)

    Petya DT


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