Monday, May 11, 2009

Cupcake Ch 39 & Secret Crafter Ch 31

Morning ladies, this week the lovely Denise set the theme for Cupcake Challenge 39 which is to make a card for a man or a boy. I'm also going to enter this card for Secret Crafter Challenge 31 which is to use brads or eyelets.


For my DT card I have used a Magnolia Edwin Stamp and he is coloured with distress inks. The paper is from basic grey and the embossed panel has been done with my swiss dots folder.


I always find it difficult to embellish male cards, but for a bit of extra detail I have added some photo corners and metallic brads.






I have also, once again, tried out using black for my shading......I'm getting braver!!!!

Supplies:
Card/Paper: White and ornage card, Basic Grey - Boxer
Stamp: Magnolia
Colouring: Distress inks - walnut stain, vintage photo, tattered rose, worn lipstick, weathered wood, black soot, faded jeans, peeled paint and broken china.
Embellishments: Brads
Tools: Cuttlebug, swiss dots folder, corner rounder punch, water brush.

The other girls have done an amazing job as usual, so go and check out their creations.

Thanks for looking x

11 comments:

  1. Such fabulous colouring Liza and what a striking (excuse no pun intended)male card. Love all your detail.
    Hugs,
    Nicola -x-

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  2. Hi Liza, love this! gorgeous male card, the image and colours are perfect. Joey.xxx

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  3. Fabulous card Liza. I love the image and your colouring.
    Thank you for joining in the SCSC challenge this week.
    Cathy xx

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  4. What a gorgeous card Liza,l love the image.

    Hugs Riet.x

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  5. Wonderful card! your coloring is fantastic!!!

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  6. My favourite Edwin stamp Liza and he has been beautifully coloured, fantastic card and well done on the black shading, your much braver than me lol! :) Donna x

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  7. great job

    thanks for joining us this week on SCSC :)

    Hugs Jane x

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  8. Hi Liza, what a great card. It's always difficult to find embellishments for men's cards but you did a perfect job. Hugs, Denise x

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  9. fantastic card Liza, I love your layout and image, beautiful colouring, thanks for joining us at scsc hugs Jill xx

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  10. this is just a perfect boy card Liza...I love this Edwin and have never seen him before...fabulous colouring as always too xxx

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  11. Awesome job with the challenge this week, really cute card.

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Thank you for taking the time to leave me a message, they are all really appreciated.

Liza x