Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Love -- Happy New Year !! -- YNS Blog Hop


Hi and HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! 
I'm back from a super long crafting break!!
It's good to be back and I have some exciting news
 to share with all of you over the next few weeks!!  :) :)  



Welcome to the YNS New Year's HOP!!
It's not just the start of a new year, it's also DT member Angel's 
birthday today, so we have a lot to celebrate!!  :) :) :) 

There are tons of new images this month from our fabulous artists:
Penny & Laurence of Omnia Designs
We will be showcasing the new Valentine's images
along with Angel's special guests.  :) :) 

(I used a bunch of new Christmas goodies on this one!!) 
Santa put some great things in my stocking this year for crafting!!

The party begins on Angel's blog and guess what...??!!
We will be giving away 10 digis from all of the 
blog comments.  Woot!! Woot!!  :) :) 
Winners will be announced on the
YNS blog on January 4th!!

Here is the current promo in the store:
HAPPY HOPPING!!! 
Next up is Linda #7

I'm entering my card into the following challenges:
Make It Monday:  Anything Goes
Digi Sketch Challenge: Ribbons & Pearls
Through the Craft Room Door: Anything Goes
Melonheadz Friends: Anything Goes and DT Call 

63 comments:

  1. Such an absolutely adorable card! Love your layout and always amazing colouring of the image!
    Happy New Year to you!

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  2. Such a love card Nicole. I really like the digital image.

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  3. Happy New Year to you too Nicole! What a darling way to start the New Year - terrific job on the fur! Hugs D

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  4. Love your fuzzy wuzzy bear.. Just like the sentiment says !

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  5. What a cute valentine! The images in this new release are just too cute! Your coloring is fantastic! Love the papers and layers! Happy New Year!

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  6. I love the tiny rosebud paper you used as the background. I wish that bear was marching over to bring me those roses!

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  7. I love your adorable 'fuzzy' bear card! Thank you for helping put together this awesome hop! Happy New Year! xo

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  8. Adorable card. I love how you colored the image. Yay on the stocking stuffer gifts!

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  9. Sweet card and image. Love the way you colored the roses

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  10. Awwwwww such an adorable image coloured so beautifully.. I love the pretty frame and gorgeous papers too.
    Looking forward to hearing your exciting news!
    hugs Sue xx

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  11. You've done a great job colouring this image and giving the little fella some fur! Pretty papers and nice colours.

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  12. Can't wait to hear your news! Wonderful coloring on this digi! Happy new year!

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  13. Ah, since I have a preference for teddy bears, this image is even more adorable than the bunny with flowers. He's SO cute and adorable - good luck on winning at least one of the challenges you entered! Love your previous cards also - great coloring and designs.

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  14. sweet little bunny....love his fur

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  15. Happy New Year to you too hun! I hope 2014 will be a magical one for you! I hope you recharged your battery during your break. ;)

    This card is so pretty. I like the soft colours and how you coloured the image. So pretty! Hugs! xx

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  16. Cute Nicole! nice to see you back in blog land!

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  17. Super cute! I love how fuzzy the bear looks. Can't wait to hear your news!

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  18. Glad to see you back! Adorable card and image. Happy New Year!

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  19. Glad you are back -- great job on the fur! Happy New Year!

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  20. Love your textured bear, and what a beautiful bouquet of flowers, so pretty! Happy New Year!
    {Hugs} Barb

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  21. You really have mastered the fur coloring sweetie. He's adorable and I just want to snuggle his furry little self. LOL Glad you had fun with your new goodies. Hugs!

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  22. Happy 2014!
    Welcome back my friend I missed you.
    Your card is GORGEOUS!
    Thanks for sharing.
    Thanks for the sweet comments.
    Hugs,
    D~
    DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot

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  23. Nicole...what an amazing card! Happy New Year and so nice to see you back in blogland, you have been missed my friend.

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  24. Beautiful card and I love the texture in the fur - it's fabulous!

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  25. This card is adorable I love the colors and textures great card

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  26. So sweet Nicole!!! How much more exciting can 2014 get over your 2013 crafting year??? Hmmmmm ;>)

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  27. Just adorable! Can be used for Valentine's Day or just because. :) Coloring job is exceptional!

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  28. Happy New Year sweet lady, I hope it brings lots & lots of Blessings your way xxxxxxx
    Good to have you back :o)) See we did miss you!! Hope the break has energized you and by the looks of your card It certainly has. What a great card to start your New Year off. Love the sweet image and your fur colouring is fabulous!
    Huge Hugs Mau xx

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  29. Beautiful card, love the pretty floral paper and your adorable teddy. Great textural look to the fur too!!!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Make It Monday this week.
    Hugs,
    Sandy

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  30. Happy New Year Nicole! Such a sweet card! Love how you brought the little bear to life! He looks so soft and fuzzy!

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  31. I love the colouring job you did with the bear! He looks so furry! Great Job!

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  32. Adorable. Love how you colored the cute bear and your choice of papers / embellishments. Thanks for joining us at Melonheadz Friends.

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  33. Stunning card my friend, I LOVE this, so so beary sweet and your coloring just blows me away everytime!!
    Hugs

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  34. What a little Darling of a creation sweetie.
    Beautiful colouring and awesome layout.
    Hugs
    Cathy
    Xxxxx

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  35. Such a sweet card Nicole. Happy New Year.

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  36. Your double-love sweet bear is adorable, Nicole! And what a stunning bouquet!! Great to see your gallery in the previous post, too!! Happy New Year!! Hugs, Darnell

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  37. Gorgeous card Nicole! Love your textured bear and design!
    Happy New Year!

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  38. Adorable image...wonderful design and use of the large word die.

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  39. Beautiful card. I like the texture you've given your bear's fur -- very nicely done. Happy new year. Look forward to seeing your lovely cards in the coming year.

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  40. Such an adorable bear card! Happy New Year!

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  41. Love your card... I really like how you stacked the love die cut... very cool

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  42. beautiful card and fab coloring. Jenn

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  43. What a cute love card. It can be so versatile. The coloring is great. Nice job.

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  44. Adorable Nicole! Love the fur on the bear and love cutout!

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  45. Adorable card with great coloring of that lovely bear...thanks for playing with Melonheadz Friends.
    xxx Margreet

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  46. Oh this is beautiful. Love the design with the love sentiment, pearls and ribbon. You've coloured that bear beautifully. Thanks for playing at Digi Sketch Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back monday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Digi Sketch Challenge xx

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  47. Happy New Year Nicole! What a fabulous card to start 2014 with! Susan x

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  48. This is adorable, Nicole! You colored this image beautifully, love the die cut love sentiment and the colors add to the sweetness of this card! I came over from MIM.

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  49. Oh, look at your cute and beautifully furry bear! Perfect colouring and so pretty in pink :-)
    I so love having new stash to play with and it looks like you are having fun with your Christmas gifts!
    Thanks for stopping by my blog for a catch up and for your lovely comments :-D
    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  50. This is sooo cute, Nicole....I just love how you colored that sweet bear and the background paper is sooo pretty!!! Love the diecut sentiment and fancy diecut layer, too!!!!!

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  51. Happy new year Nicole!! Hope you had a nice break! Your card is just fabulous!! That little teddy is so adorable and his fur looks real!! Amazing coloring!! I love the dies you used too! Thanks so much for the very sweet comments you left on my blog :) Oh and I LOVE Fritos too!! I can't even be around them!! haha!

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  52. Stunning colouring of this little bear... you really have the fur perfectly! Love the card... fabbie design and that bear is a real cutie!

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  53. What a cute image in a fabulous card!! love it!
    xx

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  54. so cute. love how you colored up this sweet image. looks great.

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  55. Love the colouring of your bear and the layout of your card-so well done and thanks for your comment:)

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  56. So cute - wonderful job on the bear's fur! Darling!

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  57. AWE This is super adorable!!! LOVE they way you colored up that teddy too!!! hugs,Heidi

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  58. Your fur looks amazing! and I love the "love" sentiment, fabulous card!

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  59. Great job on the fur! Super cute card!

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Thanks for taking the time to write me a note!!!
~~Nicole~~