30 October 2010


Well we have had a few fab days out & about this week! We managed to go over to the Museum of Science & Industry at Manchester on Thursday, had a fab day out & the girls seemed to learn so much by just asking Nige (bloody smart arse!) questions...
Today whilst you're reading this I am hoping to have been taken to a 'Craft Fair' lol !!

This week over at Crafty Emma's Store Challenges there is a fab prize to
 be won its a box full of My Minds Eye buttons & fibres!
All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning this fab prize is join in with our challenge, which this week has a colour theme of
chocolate & caramel

First I just want to say a few things about this fab image!
He is called
and he is only avaliable to buy from Crafty Emma's blog for £1.50
and ALL proceeds from this image will go to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance
I just think he is perfect for all those awkward male cards!!

Challenges I Am Entering
Cards for Men- anything goes
Fab & Funky- clean & simple
Crafty Purple Frog- anything goes
Goodies I Used
Image 'Ronnie Says Cheers!' Crafty Emma
IQ paper
'Ronnie'- caramel, cocoa, burnt sienna & sandstone
Ears- pale pink & baby pink
Beer mug- oatmeal, apricot & honeycomb
Froth- warm grey 1
DP- brown Memory Box 'Glitterati' from Crafty Emma's Store
DP- music paper- GCD Paris from Crafty Emma's Store
Glossy Accents from Crafty Emma's Store
Sentiment- Daisy & Dandelion
My stash- caramel & burgundy card

Please pop over to the challenge blog, to see what the other DT girls have created this week!!
hugs xx


Nannieflash said...

Fabulous card with a gorgeous image, good luck with raising money for them. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. with hugs Shirleyxxxxx

karen said...

Love this card, great image I think I will treat myself to this one! Thanks for sharing with us at Fab N Funky.....karenx

Brenda Brown said...

Great card Shell, love the music paper and twine.
Glad you've had some good days out and hope today is fruitful.
Have a good weekend. B xxxx

Carol Ann said...

Fab card Shell It's another brilliant image for such a good cause.
We took our kids to the Manchester Science & Industry Museum some years back they enjoyed it then too.

Hugs Carol Ann xx

Carrie said...

Ohhh such a fab card hunni... has a vintage look in those colours xx

Lisa Jane said...

hope you got to the craft fair
Love the card - the music DP is fab and love the colour combo
Lisa ;)

Vicky said...

Well hellooooo down there my ickle Stokie lol I love this little fella he looks sooo cute his nose is so cool I would end up stroking it loads lol. Glad you had a fab day hun hope you got loads of craft goodies at the fair. Do you know I've NEVER been to a craft fair.....1 day tho you'll see lol. Hope you have a fabby weekend hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xx

Jules said...

Sounds like you have had a fab week Shell.

Love your card .. .. great image and layout.

Hope the craft fair was good. Can't be worse than the one I did!!!

Love Jules xx

Angel said...

Hi Shell.

Fantastic card hun,
For a fantastic charity..
Hope your well.
Huggies Angel

Rainmac said...

You're so right, the image is perfect for male cards! I've bought him but not had the chance to use him yet. I love your card, great image, beautiful colouring and fab details. Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men this time, good luck with the challenge xxx

kaylou said...

faberoo hun, perfect new year card.
Hugs Kaylou xoxo

* Shaz * said...

Fab card Shell what a great image have a great weekend xx

kaos said...

Cheers - great card! love the note paper

Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Purple Frog Challenge!

coops said...

gorgeous card shell.fabulous image and i love the colours and your fab papers and string.
we only go alton towers a couple of times a year.would not go if i had to pay full whack though cos its too expensive.with living nearby we know peeps who work there so get in free with a staff pass :D :D

xx coops xx

Alison said...

Fab card Shell

Alison xx

Julie said...

Hi Shell, this is fab - great layout and papers and great colouring too! Juliexx