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Saturday, 19 April 2014

One For The Boys at The Crafting Cafe

Hi Folks
Wow, the weeks seems to be flying by this year.  Already nearing the end of April.  My holiday to Turkey in June will be here before I know it lol.

Today I am here to share a little inspiration for our current challenge over at The Crafting Cafe.  Our theme for this month is
One For The Boys
We have two fab sponsors for this challenge:  Kenny K and Delicious Doodles.  Just pop by The Crafting Cafe blog for full details of the challenge and the prizes on offer.

I used a great image (Cool Trucker) from Kenny K for my inspiration project.


I coloured the image with promarkers before matting onto brown card.  I went around the edge of the image with some faux stitching.  The papers are from my scraps box so not sure who they are from.  The sentiment is from LOTV.  I added a wooden cog from Hobbycutz and some card candi as embellishments.

Thanks for popping by and hope you will join us at The Crafting Cafe.  You still have until the end of the month to join in the fun.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Without Words - Gentlemen only
Ditzie Digi Design - Anything goes
Whimsy Stamps - Anything goes
As You Like It - Real or faux stitching (love faux stitching as I don't own a sewing machine)
OSAAT - Use a digi
Dragonfly Dreams - For the boys
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
Digi Choosday - Use 2 papers
MAWTT - Use the word Happy
Crafty Girls - Anything goes
The Stamping Boutique - Birthday cards/projects
Sister Act - Anything goes
Craftitude - Anything goes

28 comments:

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Mags what a fab masculine card. Love the image and the embellishments are just perfect! Hugs Susan x

Sue said...

This is a fab card for the boys Mags,love the colouring.
Hugs Sue

Dawn Lancaster said...

Fantastic card Mags but you already know I love it!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Sue said...

Fabulous card Mags, such a great image and I love the layout.
Sue xx

Linda Simpson said...

Fabulous card Mags, I love this image and the papers.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Laurian said...

Another great boys card Mags! I love the image and design!
Thanks for entering this one into Dragonfly Dreams this month!

Hugz

Laurian

Pollard Carole said...

Great image so cool love the design and the faux stitching. I used to do that ages ago and you move on and often forget these really good ideas. Fantastic man card. Enjoy Easter Love and Happy Crafting hugs Carole x

Vicky said...

This is gorgeous my sweetie, love the lush papers.
Hope you have a wonderful easter weekend hun ;0)

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

Love this card Mags. The image and sentiment are just perfect. I may have to get that sentiment from LOTV as I have several nephews !!

Thanks for joining us this week at One Stitch at a Time. Good luck.

Lynn, OSAAT

Amanda said...

Hi Mags, Fab Male card with a great layout too. Thankyou for taking part in our 1st Challenge at Ditzie Digi Design. Good Luck and hope to see you again soon.
Hugs Amanda (DT)

Diane said...

This is an outstanding masculine card design Mags.

Hugs Diane

rachel said...

super card Mags - wonderful image! Big Hugs rachel xx

Donna Mosley said...

Great card Mags, love the very cute image and wonderful design.

Donna x

Sue said...

Hello again Mags, just popping back to say thank you for taking part in the Without Words Challenge this month.
Sue xx

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like how you colored the image. The colors & embellishments; especially the cog/wheel complements the masculine theme. Thank you for entering OSAAT Ch208 Use A Digi.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"
OSAAT DT

Alycia said...

Great card! Love finding good cards for the boys in our lives. :) Thanks for joining us at Sister Act. -Alycia

julie_woolston said...

Hi Mags what a great card for the males, love the image and design.
Hugs Julie xxx

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie simply stunning, huggles Pops x x x

theresa dickinson said...

great design and well put together,thanks for sharing over on artistic inspirations x

Aunty Sue said...

Another Fab Card Mags And At Least She Is Only Gone For The Summer. Remember You Can Enter 3 Times At Crafty Catz. B For Boy

Linny said...

Brilliant card Mags. Love the layout.

bumblebee creations said...

a fabulous card, thanks so much for joining in the fun with The Stamping Boutique!

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Mags, I love Kenny K images for boys and you have made a super card with just the right amount of embellishments.
I love your baby card below as well.
Pauline
x

Suzette said...

Sweet image and card, thanks for playing over at As You Like It Challenge.

Suzette x

Cindy Groh said...

Manly Monday? Email me a link grohcm at gmail dot com.

Taniaj Scott said...

Super card, thank you for join us this month at Dragonfly dreams. Hugs Tania (DT) xx

Ruza Rebel said...

Awesome masculine card Mags! Love the image! Thank you for joining our Anything Goes Challenge at Whimsy.
Ruza, Whimsy Digital Designer
Ruza's Craft Corner

Desire Fourie said...

Oh wow this is a fabulous masculine creation. Congrats on being featured in the line up at Cindy's Manly Monday.
Hugs
Desíre
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