Sunday, 4 April 2010

Fun at 30!

Hi Folks
Hope everyone is well and not too stuffed full of yummy easter eggs yet! This is a card for my brother Ryan who turns the big three O at the end of April, gosh I'm organised for once! It's a big 8x8 card, which I usually struggle with but managed to fill it quite well. Just love this image, he's looks like he's having loadsa fun! I've used the 'Clear Rock Candy' Distress Stickles again, it looks like sugar on the bagel, you really must get some!
I'm also entering it into a couple of challenges of course!
CardsForMen 'Humour'
SweetStampinChallenge 'It's a mans world'
Thanks for looking, take care and enjoy your eggs!
Kelly.x

My Recipe
Stampabilities House Mouse stamp
Papermania patterned paper & raffia
Craftwork Cards number template, card candy & card blank
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Coredinations 'Chocolate Box' embossed card
Memento inkpad
Image coloured with Promarkers
Tim Holtz 'Tea Dye' Distress inkpad
'Clear Rock Candy' & 'Vintage Photo' Distress Stickles

17 comments:

Donnas Den said...

Great card, Kelly. Thanks for joining us over at Cards for men and good luck with the challenge.

Donna xx

Meahni said...

This is gorgeous Kelly. Love how you used the image as the zero.

Nannieflash said...

Oh what a little sweetie, love that image. Thank you for joining us at Cards for Men, and good luck with the challenge. With hugs Shirleyxx

coops said...

fantastic male card kelly, just love the image and i think i`ll have to search out some of these distress stickles, it looks really effective.luv coops.xx

Queen La Rubba ~ Rachael Doxsee said...

This is such a fun card! I love the 30 image! This is wonderful! Great job with the man theme!
HUGS
Rach ~ Queen La Rubba
I invite you to hop on over and enter in my candy give away!

Emma Lockley said...

Lol, as soon as i saw this i just had to laugh! What a brilliant use of the house mouse stamp, its looks as though it was meant to be a '30'. very creative.....brilliant!

thank you so much for joining us this week for another Sweet stampin challenge

love emma xxx

Mandy said...

Happy Easter Kelly, this is gorgeous, fab image, love it.
You could pop this is Simon Says Stamp too hunny theirs is "distressing" wink wink lol.
As for my boy coming home for tea, not when I cook he won't, the kids beg hubby to cook the tea, lets just say I like to make sure it's all very well cooked to the point of crunchy lol
hugs Mandy xx

Tasha said...

Hi Kelly and a happy Easter to you :-)
I love this card, so clever. Thanks for my lovely award as well, I have put it on my blog although I wasnt really sure what I was doing. I'm still a newbie in blogging world, lol.
Hope you are going out partying for your brothers birthday, lol
Hugs
Tasha
xxxxx

Faye said...

What a totally brilliant idea and card! Get you being all organised! Hope your brother likes the card as much as I do! Thanks so much for playing at Sweet Stampin.

Vixx handmade cards said...

Fab boy's card!! lots of fun, great colours and I just love the little mouse.
Take care and enjoy the rest of the bank holiday,
Love Vicky xx

Jules said...

Hi Kelly

This is brilliant - I am sure this will be well loved by your brother.

I just love those little mice.

I hope you are ok and had a great Easter.

Love Jules xx

Caroljenks said...

Gorgeous card Kelly - great use of that super-cute stamp :)
Love the paper and your distressing.

Carol x

cats whiskers said...

Fabulous card dear, love the colour combo and that cute image
Hugs Jacqui x

Jo said...

this is Sooooooooo clever!!
absolutely brilliant *claps*
Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin

Jo xx

hayward69 said...

This is just great for a special man's birthday. Love the dp.

Thanks for joining in with us on Sweet Stampin Challenge Blog.

Jayne xx

issy said...

Just Fabulous, I love the little mole peeping out of the zero. Im sure you Brother will love it too

Thanks for playing along with CFM this week

issy

Rica said...

Gorgeous card Kelly, I'm sure your brother will love it!! Inspirational use of that little mousie in his bagel - love, love, love it!!
hugs Heather xx

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