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Wednesday 6 June 2012


Good morning well it is back to normal again all the celebrations are over with and just the children on school holidays. Hope you had a good weekend and the weather didn't dampen your spirits. Chris managed to get the 2 days off after all so was nice for him think it has been the 1st time he has had a Bank Holiday off in ages.
Today being Wednesday means we have another challenge for you at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS with another Male theme hope you are not getting sick of my male cards because I have a few more before the week is out.
So get those male stamps and images out this can be for Father's Day card or a general Male card maybe get an early male Christmas card done.
Our sponsor this week is
who are giving our winner 2 distressed ink pads and a selection of brown and cream buttons
Now onto my card for your inspiration

 close up of image from Mayzy
The image is from Mayzy art isn't it a fab image for the lads I know a fair few lads that this reminds me of. Buttons on the corners, die cut orange star. DP is from papermania the big one. Machine stitched edges. Image coloured with my promarkers. Black satin ribbon.
So hope you like this and if you need more inspiration just pop over to the challenge blog there is lots of inspiration to be had by the talented team.  Just link up your card and we will be along very shortly but mainly have fun.
Don't forget to pop back tomorrow as I have my Craft DT creation for you.
I would like to enter this into the following challenges
Crafty Boots - anything goes
The pink elephant challenge -- vibrant colours
Here comes the boys - anything goes (3rd entry)
One stitch at a time - use a digi (2nd entry)
The secret crafter - anything goes
Dude time doodles - men & there toys


Curly said...

Wow this is a stunner I just love the colour combo and you have coloured the image perfectly,
Have a lovely day,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

Berry said...

This is a fab image Sue and funky colours great creation! Hugs Rebekah xx

Hazel said...

Lovely male card in great colour combination. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Hazel x

tilly said...

a great new image and lovely colours, will try to join in, love the new sewing machine lol
Tilly x

MagsB said...

This is a fab card - I also know several boys who look just like that terrific image! I love your colour combo, too, very striking!

love Mags B x

Anonymous said...

Another fantastic card for a male Sue! Brilliant image, colour scheme and layout.

June Nelson said...

Wow its a stunner sue, love the image and the colours are just perfect darlin huggies June xxxxx

coops said...

so stunning sue.fabulous image and papers and i love your colours ;D

xx coops xx

Dawn said...

Hi Sue, Love your card, great colour combo. Thanks for the birthday wishes! I hope you have a wonderful, fun-filled birthday too! Enjoy your day!

Hugs, Dawn

jennie'g' said...

great card jenniexx

Zimtschnecke said...

Wow, such a stunning card! Love the layout and the colours & papers that you've used.

hugs Bine

Curly said...

Thank you so much for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge with this amazing creation

Good luck with the challenge,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

Crafty Mamma Mia said...

Hi Sue - what a perfect card for a teenage boy! Love the image and great colour combo with the orange and black card/DPs. Thanks for sharing it at Lexi's Creations for our current challenge.
Helen x (DT)

karen said...

Hello again Sue, another fabulous entry for our challenge at Here Come the Boys, thank you for joining us, Karenx

XxJULESxX said...

wow love the card Sue FAB!!!!
and hope you had a lovely day today on your birthday!!!!!x

Dee's Craft Room said...

Brill card, great colouring and layout. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


Danni said...

Great card! Thank you for playing along with The Pink Elephant Challenge!

Cindy Groh said...

I love this image for my growing nephews. It would be a perfect fit for the one I am thinking of. Thanks for joining us this week at One Stitch at a Time.

Mayzy said...

Looks fab! I love the black and white with a kick of color! :o)


CG said...

Brilliant card, love the colors & patterns. Thanks for joining us this week at OSAAT! Best, CG

PS: I'm also on the DT at Dude Time Doodles, and this would be perfect for our current "Boys and their Toys" challenge if you want to link up:

Tammy said...

Fabulous card and terrific elements! Thanks for joining this week's challenge at Dude Time Doodles!

Dawn said...

I love your striking colour combo & your image is just fab!
Thanks for playing at Dude Time Doodles in our Boys & Their Toys Challenge this week!I hope you can play next time too!
Good Luck
Dawn xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Fabulous card Aunty Sue, I like the image, the colours and the layout, Thanks for joining in with us at Dudetime Doodles this week Good luck.
Kevin xx

Anne Temple said...

Love the bright colors on this great guy card. So glad you joined us again this week for the Boys and their Toys challenge at Dude Time Doodles.

mags said...

Super card. Really love the colour combo. Thanks for sharing with us at Dude Time Doodles and good luck.

Janette said...

Sue this is brilliant my friend, wow, I just love it and the colours are

Tip Top said...

Great image and fab papers too! Thanks for entering the Dude Time Doodles Challenge - hope you can join us again next time! Dude Time Doodles

nwilliams6 said...

What a great card - love the image, the colors, the papers - EVERYTHING! Thanks for joining us at the Dude Time Doodles challenge!