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Thursday, 24 March 2011

One for the boys

Hello all! I am staying home for a couple of days to recover from this cold and now that I'm feeling a bit better I can craft again without having to grab a hanky every 5 seconds! Today I have a male birthday card to show you. I always have trouble making cards for guys. I think it works best if the image is either linked with their interests or cartoony.





Materials used:
* Dovecraft SMIRK Him & DCWV Mango Frost backing papers
* Studiolight Decoupage images
* Making Memories Poolside Bows & Buttons button
* Personal Impressions and Eline Vintage Stamp Sets
* Elastic string from my stash
* Corner rounding punch

I am submitting to the following challenges:
* Creatalicious Challenge (Two-toned)
* Cupcake craft (Monochrome)
* CES (Inspired by a song: Please Mr Postman)
* Charisma Cards (Birthday for a Teen)
* Crafts and Me (Anything Goes)
* Southern Girls Challenge (Add an animal)
* Totally Gorjuss (Button it)
* Totally Papercraft (Add buttons)
* Papercutz (Your Choice)
* Clear It Out (Buttons)

Hope you like the card, I will be back later this week with a Mother's Day card. Have a great day!
Ciska

P.S. I can welcome my 10th follower today, welcome Chris_P!

11 comments:

  1. wghat a great card - i love the fun images and the layout.
    Fab decoupage
    Lisa x

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  2. Great card hun, love the images real cute!

    Thanks for sharing with us at CES Challenges this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  3. Great work, I love the fun image. Thanks for joining us this week at CCC.

    Liza x

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  4. What a great card, Ciska - so much fun! The layout is just pure genius!!

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  5. oh this is such a fun fun card., love it.
    THanks for playing with clear It Out

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  6. Great card, Ciska! The image is fantastic and I love your choice of blue! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

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  7. Such a fabby card hun!....love the images and great layout too ....a great boy card!!

    hugs Vicky xx

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  8. Your card is so fabulous! I love the dimension on your images! Hope you are feeling MUCH better. Thanks for playing along at Clear It Out.

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  9. beautiful card!!! thank you for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges..

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  10. What a great card! Thanks for joining in with us at Southern Girls this week. I have a Magnolia stamp candy on my blog if you are interested :)
    Alicia xx
    http://alicia-timetocreate.blogspot.com/

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  11. So very cute,fab images and love the design!!! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious!!
    xx

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