Monday, 23 September 2013

Sketch #18 at Sketch n Stash - Option 'Birthday'

Good morning.
Hope you had a lovely weekend.
We certainly didn't see much (if any) of the expected sunshine but it didn't spoil things for us.
We had a fabulous evening on Saturday with Jack and a few of his friends - I can't believe how grown up they all are. They were so well behaved (and extremely quiet) at the sleepover and then yesterday they had their first football match of the season - and they won 7-1 :o)

So it's the start of a new week and today I'm here to share my DT card for


and this week we have another fabulous sketch to work with and the additional option of


It's another birthday make for Jack I have to share
(there will be just one more next week too - ooooppppsss!!!!)

This one was for Aaron and Kerry to send:

Card Ingredients:
Image: LOTV 'Put Your Feet Up'
Colouring Medium: Copics
Design Papers: Dovecraft 'Masculine' (some of my oldest papers ever!!!)
Sentiment: Stampin Up
Medium and small star punches from Hobbycraft
Card Candi from Craftwork Cards

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Oh and here's the fabulous sketch:

Challenges I would like to enter:

Addicted to Stamps - 1,2,3 (1 image, 2 numbers, 3 Design Papers)
Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything Goes
My Mum's Craft Shop - Boys Only
Eclectic Ellapu - For a Boy
Glitter n Sparkle - Male Cards
The Squirrel and the Fox - Happy Birthday
Totally Gorjuss - Dotty
Crafty Little Fairies - Numbered Birthday

Before I go I would just like to share a couple of photos from Saturday evening:

Thanks for popping by to see me today - it's always great to see you here.
Have a wonderful day.



debby4000 said...

Fabulous boys Birthday card.

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Fab birthday card Debs and the pictures of the birthday boy are fab too! I am impressed that they were all quiet must have been getting their beauty sleep before the big match! Susan x

Sue said...

Fabulous car Debs, I love that image. The papers and your colouring are brilliant.
Glad you had a good weekend and that the sleepover went okay. Well done to the football team for their win!
hugs Sue xx

Kelly L said...

This is beautiful Debs a fab card x

Debbie said...

Wow Debbs, Fantastic card. Last week I was stuck for a 17th card, this would have been perfect. Love the lotv image and the papers are fab. Great photo's thanks for sharing them. Debbiex

coops said...

so stunning debs.fabulous image and colours and I love those papers :D

xx coops xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I used this cute image recently, love the colours, those old papers are still som of my fav for men, not much left of them now.

~@ngie~ said...

a fantastic male card darl & am sure Jack loves all cards created for him :) I love the image & the dp's... I have some of those pages too hehehee

love n hugz Angie xXx

Whisper said...

Oooo what a great image and layout too.

Looks like a good time was had by all at the weekend too, Luv Sam x

Sarah said...

Great card Debs!! What a handsome chap!! xx

Desire Fourie said...

Lol this is such a wonderful masculine creation and what a life.
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Carole said...

Great male card Debs, love the colour combo
Carole xXx

Chrissy said...

Superb card the image and fabulous colouring.The papers are perfect..and love the photos, what nice looking bunch of boys..


Claire said...

Love your card Debs, great image, fabulous colours for a boy and love the layout too. Great pics also and glad he had a fabulous time. Hugs, Claire x

Daniele said...

stunning card Debs, lovely image perfect for the majority of men

mixamatoasties said...

Isn't that fab! I love that image :)

Susan xx

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Debs, I love your papers - great colour combination.
Looks like a fun evening - fabulous photographs.

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Oh this is such a great card for a guy - love the papers and that image is too cute!
Looks like you all had a great night out.
Caroline xxx

downrightcrafty said...

fabulous little masculine card love everything on this one
Hugs Kate xx

Helen in the UK said...

I saw your card on Crafty Little Fairies challenge. Great boy's card using a great image :)

Jane Savage said...

Gorgeous card, Debs. I love the strong colours you've used & your colouring is fab.
I'm glad the impressive footie win made up for the disappointing weather. xx

Pop's Cards said...

Good Morning sweetie this is just stunning, love your colours too, hugs Pops x x x

Bea und Doreen said...

fabby card Debs. The image is adorable.
Have a nice week
Doreen xx

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Brilliant card Debs, love the image and the colours you have used
Julie x

Dawn @ LilyPinkScraps said...

Too cute!! Perfect boys card and so beautifully done - thanks for sharing at Eclectic Ellapu :)

Lisa S. said...

Terrific card for a teenage boy! I love the layers of paper and your colored image. :) Thanks for joining us at Make It Monday.

Kjersti said...

A gorgeous birthdaycard!
Thanks for playing along in the 1,2,3 challenge at ATSC!
Hugs Kjersti:)

Sanja Grdinić said...

Very cute card. Love the coloring and the stars... Perfect with this image.
Have a great day, Debs!