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Friday, 10 January 2014

Rock and Roll

Hi Folks
Well the weekend has come around again.  I must say that I love my weekends, especially since I went part time at work and have Mondays off.  I am enjoying the extra time at home and managing to get lots of little jobs done that would have been left otherwise.  Of course, I can manage to put in a bit of extra crafty time too.

I was going through my pictures tonight and came across this card that I did for a friend's birthday in August.  He is music mad and this card fitted the bill perfectly.


The guitar image is a stencil that I have had for a few months.  I think I got it from Ally Pally last year.  I used some silver glitter paste that I purchased at the same time.  The topper was in my stash and I have had this for about two years.  Not sure where the background music paper came from.  I used the stencil and distress ink to add some musical notes.  The wording was done using some letter die cuts that I have.

Thanks for popping by and would love to know what you think.    Thank you to all my lovely followers who leave such lovely comments.  I do appreciate you all and feel honoured that you like my work enough to follow me.  
Anyway, I am in the process of putting some candy together as I will be celebrating a special birthday at the end of February (don't tell anyone but I will be 50!!).  So keep your eyes peeled for the candy announcement.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
One Crazy Stamper - Anything goes
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes
Scribble and Scrap - Anything goes
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
Crafty Boots - Anything goes
Papertake - Anything goes
LEJ Designs - Anything goes
TTCRD - Anything goes
Divas By Design - Lets celebrate
Fab N Funky - Lets celebrate
Crafting by Designs - Birthday
Crafty Girls - Anything goes

28 comments:

rachel said...

super card Mags - love the stencil - fabulous. Have a great weekend xx

Linda Simpson said...

Love the image and the gorgeous background papers too!

Hugs
Linda xxx

Sue said...

This is wonderful Mags, such a fabulous stencil and I love the colours.
I hope you have a good weekend
Sue xx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Great make, a perfect card for those difficult people - like men.

Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

crafty-stamper said...

great stencil and love the music B.paper-thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create
Carol DT x

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

Thank you so much for joining us on our first monthly challenge of 2014 'anything goes', what a great theme to start off with.

Brilliant card that could be used for either male or famale. The paper is great, as is the topper.

I really hope you will pop back and join in with more of our future monthly challenges, always crafty goodies/digis up for grabs.

<3 & hugs
Lisa xxxx LEJ DT Organiser

Julia said...

What a fun creation.
Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create's Anything Goes w/Optional Twist - Color, Sights, and Sounds of Winter.
I would like to invite you to join us in our Block Party to celebrate our 1 Year Blogaversary! More details HERE: http://avenue613.blogspot.com/p/500-followers-give-away.html!
Hugs,
Julia

Avril Ann said...

Superb card Mags, perfect for any Music buff, which I have to say I am too, was brainwashed in 1967, but my 2 uncles who made me listen to the top 5 on a Tuesday and memorise it for them when they came home from School and Work..I was only 4 at the time, LOL xxx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Mags what a fabulous male card! Love the guitar stencil and music topper! Have a wonderful (long) weekend xx

Sandra H said...

Stunning is this Mags as always x

downrightcrafty said...

oh love this what a great idea
Hugs Kate xx

verybellemakes said...

Perfect card for any musician! Thanks for joining the Crafty Girls Challenge, hope to see you again soon.

Victoria DT

Desire Fourie said...

Such a wonderful masculine card and a great music theme.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Sue B said...

Oh this is fab Mags…. what a wonderful design! I love the glittery guitar and notes and the paper and wording is just perfect! :-)
Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week!
Hugs Sue B xx

Pollard Carole said...

Great card the design is perfect if your friend is into his music. Love the embossing folder so different. Good luck in the competitions Love and Happy Crafting Carole x

Chana said...

This is perfect for a music lover! Beautifully composed with great balance and use of space! Thanks so much for dropping this into our mailbox here at 613 Avenue Create!
Hugz,
Chana, Owner

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Mags, love the design.

Donna x

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, this is absolutely stunning!! Hugs Pops xxx

Molecraft said...

Fabulous, just perfect for a musical guy!
Helen x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Brilliant card Mags, I love the music theme.
Kevin xx

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

Awesome card! Love how you have used the stencil with the silver!!!

Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Scribbles and Scrap Challenge. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hi, this is lovely, Thanks for playing on Crafty Girls this fortnight, Love Hazelxx

Leanne said...

This so cool, I love the paper and the sparkle, very nicely done. Thanks for playing our Anything Goes Challenge at One Crazy Stamper!

Leanne DT@OCS!

Roxann said...

This is a "Rockin" cool card! So glad you shared at TTCRD.
Hugz,
Roxann

Shari said...

Another great card Mags - love it!! Thanks for playing with us at One Crazy Stamper.

Jennifer Johnston said...

Anyone who likes music will love this card Mags, it's such a fun loving card. Hugs Jennifer xx

Pat K said...

Great masculine card Mags. Thank you so much for joining us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K x

Lexie said...

Fab and funky!

Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.
xx