Sunday, 23 November 2008

High Hopes Challenge 9 - Sketch by Ila!

This week over at the High Hopes Challenge blog we have the below great sketch for you to follow designed by the very talented Ila. Thanks Ila.. I loved working with this sketch! One randomly chosen person each week will win a yummy stamp prize! For my card this week I have used the stamps Milton's fresh pine and the very apt sentiment "Merry Kiss-Moose"! I just love the Christmas Bottle Capz by Dovecraft and these along with the PM Adhesive stones can be purchased from Silly Monkey Crafts.


I'll be back later as I have been lucky enough to receive a few awards.

Have a great Sunday!
Hugs,



Card details:
Stamps: High Hopes Milton's fresh pine and sentiment "Merry Kiss-Moose"!
Ink: Memories & VersaMagic Aloe Vera
Papers: K&Company Brenda Walton Peppermint Twist deluxe Paper Pad,& SU Card stock
Technique: Prismacolor Premier Pencils with sansodor and Paper Stumps for blending, Stickles.
Embellishments: Flower, Ribbon, button, Christmas Bottle Capz by Dovecraft and PM Adhesive stones
Equipment: Wizard, Nestabilites

66 comments:

Karin said...

Goodmorning,

another gorgeous card.
I love Milton and how you've coloured him.
The x-mas papers and bottlecap are just great.

Have a nice Sunday,
Hugs,
xoxo Karin

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Wow Nikki this is such a great card hun, i don't know how you do it, time after time such beautiful work! and you seem to keep on top of your blogging , do you have more than 24 hours in your day hun? hugs Linda x

Malin said...

Stunning Nikki, I like the image and the colours..

//Malin

Kim Piggott said...

Just fabulous Nikki!
Love your image and fabulous colouring.
Brilliant.
I have left you something on my blog.
hugs
kim xxx

Turid Mari said...

Hihi!! This is so christmasy and cute!! Loove the raindeer..ehm.. or is it a moose?! I think it's a moos.. Love it anyway ;)

I had a great time crafting with my new friends ;) Hope you've had a great weekend, sweetie :)

Big hugs!!

Cindy Haffner said...

Oh he is so handsome, love that sketch.

scotspanda said...

awwww cute card and the sentiment is fab with it :)

love it

lotsalove

Amanda xx

Natalie said...

Great card Nikki, I love the image and sentiment. x

sandra_w said...

Great card, Nikki!! That image is so cute and your colouring is fab as always!!

Hugs, san x

Gunilla/Nilla said...

Hello Nikki!
You´ve got christmas here at you blogg, lovely, great design!

This card is lovely. Funny stamp, wonderful papers and I love the flower detail. great work, again.

Take care and have a wonderful day.
We have got the first snow for this year. Can´t say that I like it. You know my time of the years is SPRING or summer:=)!

Hugs/Gunilla

mar1ene said...

Gorgeous card Nikki :) image is fab and the sentiment cracks me up!! lol
Hugs, Marlene x

Debbie said...

Fabulous card Nikki, love the cute Moose image and sentiment. Your colouring is gorgeous as always! ....sorry for repeating that on every comment...but it is!! Debbie x

Bev said...

Oooh this is fantastic Nikki!! Love the image and the fab sentiment. Stunning colouring too.

There's something for you on my blog

hugs Bev x

Chris said...

Fantastic card Nikki! Love the image, your gorgeous colouring and the sentiment is brilliant. I agree with you about the bottle cap, love it. I'm not really up with my Christmas cards, must make more but I think I just had to make some ordinary cards the last few days LOL! Hope you're having a lovely weekend. Chris x

Emma said...

Gorgeous card...such a cute image.
Emma x

Shary said...

Great card again Nikki. Love the moose image and the bottle cap is gorgeous.
Snowing here and very cold!! Hope you are ok and having a good weekend.

Heike said...

This is so cute Nikki, what a wonderful work. The Papers are wonderful and the Image is so sweet. Love the Bottle Capz with the flower........

Hugs
Heike

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Such a great card Nikki, your colouring is perfect...love the cute moose! Fab sentiment too!
Hugs
Carole :-)

Jorunn said...

Oh my.... two fabulous cards since my last visit!
Great colors and coloring!! Love it! <3

hugs,
Jorunn

CraftyC said...

A super card Nikki, hope you are well!
Clairex

mar1ene said...

Hi, me again.. just popped in to give you an award hun.. ;)
Hugs, Marlene x

Donalda's Blog said...

This is just beautiful dear. Just love your coloring dear always gorgeous . Sorry I have been a bad blogger this week. Just got to far behind. Hope to do better next week

Conibaer said...

That image is way too funny! Love it! :o) Another great card made by you!

Tracey said...

Absolutely fabulous card! Love it!!

Sue said...

Fab card, that moose is such a great character.

Love your Christmassy blog background too. Sue.

Debbie said...

Gorgeous card Nikki,I love the fab image, Your colouring is outstanding as usual, Hugs Debbie x

Sue said...

Oh wow what a lovely card, great image coloured beautifully. sue.

The Country Rose said...

Pretty card sketch- I'm going to save this sketch to try later. Love your card Nikki! What a fun Christmas card! Hope you have a wonderful week!

Barb

Helena said...

Beautiful card, love how bright and cheery it is!
xxxx

Sandra said...

What a great card!

Love Sandra

christelle said...

Nikki, you have made a great card as usual!! The image is very cute and I love your colouring!! I love also the papers and the bottlecap!!
Hugs,
Christelle.

cats whiskers said...

Love this card now I am going to have to get that stamp as I can see my eldest would love it. Great colours and colouring as always hun. Hope you are having a good Sunday, Big hugs to the girls and you
Jacqui x

Camilla said...

Stunning card!! You really gets the christmas-feeling in here with you;) I have something on my blog for you:)

strawberry fields said...

Hi Nikki
Thanks for your lovely comment on my blog. I love your cards and am now following your blog :)
Fiona x

angeljakki said...

What a lovely card, so much fun and perfect colouring x x x

All Pink girl said...

Fabulous card ,love the image and the papers ,stunning as always ,hugs Dawnxxx

Niki Estes said...

So cute, Nikki!! I love the vibrant colors!

Ila said...

This is Gorgeous Nikki!! that cute Moose is colored just Fabulous! I love your papers, accents and how you used this sketch!!!...Hugs, Ila
ps....love the look of your blog and the Cute photo of the girls at the top!!

Kelly Schelske said...

Oh my gos Nikki. Love the bototle cap, great papers, awesome coloring, so fabulous!! Love it!! Hope you had a great weekend my friend!! Hugs, Kelly

Jodi said...

Such a very cute card Nikki! I love how you colored him so well. Hope your weekend is going well too. =)

Andrea, said...

Oh this is gorgeous Nikki, the image is so cute and I love the papers

stephscrap87 said...

your card are always great!!!
I love your "new" winter blog!!!

ribenaruby said...

Great header,so seasonal. Love the cute moose.

tracie said...

oh wow Nikki I just love this card, (I can't stop smiling) this image is just adorable and your colouring is as gorgoeus as ever. Another masterpiece hun - stunning !!
Hope you've had a good weekend
hugs :)x

Jami {sgtStamper} said...

Love these festive merry colors and that fun bottle cap! This is a great sketch, I may need to play along this week!

Hugs, Jami

6 wacky women said...

Fantastic card, Nikki. Great coloring, the image is adorable and I love those papers.

Karen

Jeanette said...

Another stunner Nikki! You are amazing and so is your coloring! It is flawless. You have to come visit Canada and gime me lessons! Hugs Jeanette

Kathy said...

Adorable card Nikki!! That image is so cute and that sentiment is the best!! Fab coloring as usual!! BTW ~ I also have an award for you on my blog!! Have a great Monday :)Kathy

Valérie said...

I love your card as always !!! Your samp is so cute and your coloring is perfect ! And I love the papers !
Very great work !! Love it !
Have a great day !
Hugs.
Val.

Marte said...

Comment #50 on this post, and I do understand why your cards is so popular! They are all gorgeous!! :) You are the best with the prisma's!

Congratulations on the new design for your blog, I love the colors! :)

Hugs, Marte

Jill Jones said...

Hi Nikki, Love the moose card and the sentiment made me giggle. Fab colouring as always.Your christmassy blog header looks fantastic.
Have a great Monday
Bug Hugs
Jill x x

COCO said...

wo very fab !!!!

debby4000 said...

Oh he is fabulous, gorgeous card and colours.

Heidi said...

Oh Nikki you have made so many beautiful cards when I have been out of the blog world!!! You have colored them all so beautiful and the details are so great.
Love your new christmas banner too.

Big hugs and lots of love
Heidi

megastamper said...

oh wow nikki, that is such a cute and amazing card, so colouful and made with lots of love... really great.
big hugs, bea

Lacey Stephens said...

This is such a cute card! I love that stamp!! Too cute. Your coloring is awesome and I love the papers and embellishement!! This was such a fun sketch!
~Lacey

Alexandra said...

How stinkin' adorable!! I love that moose Nikki, and your coloring ROCKS, girl!!! Fabulous sketch from Ila, I am totally going to do this one!! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

My lifes inky escape and more said...

OMG I love this card! This is fabulous! Girl you blow me away with your cards!

Hugs
Renee

Kim said...

What a fabulous fun card, love it...

ink'n'rubba said...

aww this is so cute! lovely colouring and touch of sparkle. hugs, annie x

Frances said...

Fab card Nikki - love the colours and the stamp and sentiment are very cute/funny. Have a good week! x

Crissy Armstrong said...

Nikki I love this card!!! I love seeing it close up on your blog. What gorgeous coloring (as usual!~) but this one really stands out. Its almost 3D! I love everything you did, from papers to embellies. Gorgeous!!

Crissy Armstrong said...

I also meant to mention that I am loving your Christmas style banner!!

Christine Riley said...

Wow, this is stunning! Love your color choices and your coloring is amazing! TFS!
Hugs, Christine :)

Bev said...

Love it!! Such a cute image Nikki and I just love the sentiment

hugs Bev x

Monique said...

He's so sweet Nikki !!! Beautifull card with lovely colours and beautifull coloured as usual :)).

Hugs Monique