29 February 2012

I'm Late, I'm Late!!

Before I get on to todays card I would like to announce the lucky person who has won my
Sparkles Christmas blog hop candy, which was a £10 voucher to spend in
Crafty Emma's online shop (p&p not included)

(Drum roll please)
The winner is BABETTE over at Creative Memories

Congratulations hun, you will have loads of fun spending your voucher, Emma has some
 fab new goodies in stock!

please can you email Shaz at
to claim you prize, putting Sparkles Christmas blog hop winner Shells blog as your title!

Well yesterday I have spent most of it getting covered in ink & making this card. After seeing loads of gorgeous cards made with the CD over at Cheryl's blog , I just had to get it! You really need to go & see her fab creations, just full of inspiration! 
Anyhoos on with my card, I need to make a card for my friends hubby & as he's not into any sports as such I always struggle making his cards.....I just thought this was perfect!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
My Time Made Easy- fab sketch
Creative Monday- Anything Goes
Creative Stamp Friends- inspired by a song- The TimeWarp
The Crazy Challenge- anything goes
Birthday Sundaes- get messy!
Dream Valley- just for men

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'White Rabbit' off the My Craft Studio cd 'A Very Important Date'
6" card blank from Craft Emma's Store
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
'White Rabbit'- blue grey 1, 2 & tea rose
Jacket- gold, pumpkin, sapphire, egyptian blue & indigo blue
Vlock- gold, pumpkin, light fawn & antique white

Papers & Embellishments
DP- off the My Craft Studio cd 'A Very Important Date'
Colour distressing done with Tim holtz vintage photo
Brown card & ribbon my stash
Sentiment computer generated using 'Alice In Wonderland' font
Cogs cut on my Ecraft using free svg by Free SVG blog

Thank you for stopping by today! Sending hugs to anyone who needs them, I know there are a few nasty bugs going around at the moment! Cheryl hun thanks for the inspirtaion ;0)
Hugs xx


Debbi Glennie said...

what a fab card Shell, love it

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really fab hun, I love the image and those papers are gorgeous, the sentiment is fab too
Lindsay xx

Amy said...

Adorable card & image! Thanks for playing at Birthday Sundaes this week :)Amy

Kendra said...

This is awesome! Great coloring on his jacket! Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley!

Anonymous said...

I love it! That image is too cute and I love the details (the gears are awesome!). I am such an Alice in Wonderland freak :) Thanks so much for playing along with the MTME Pretty Patterns Sketch team, we hope to see you again!!

Vicky said...

Absolutely awesome card sweetie this is one of my faves of yours shug.
Hope you & your family are doing ok duck.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Vicky said...

This is fabulous Shell...great image and colouring too sweetie :O)

have a lovely evening hun...big hugs Vicky xx

My'scardcorner said...

Brilliant card Shell and great backing papers.

Cat said...

LOVE your card! Such fab colors and DP! Thanks for joining us at MTMEPPS!

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Shell !! I love the image and the whole steampunk look! Fab papers and embellies - I love those cogs!
Hope you are well
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

Eskimo Frosting said...

Fabulous card.


Anonymous said...

A fabulous card, great image and papers!
Helen x

MagsB said...

Fantastic card! It's a wonderful image (love his expression!) and the cogs are a perfect touch!

love Mags B x

Di said...

Great looking card .Thanks for playing at HERE COME THE BOYS.
Hugs Di

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow i just love this image -its fabulous
Lisa x

Cheryl said...

oh Hun,this is just brilliant how cool are these images,he he,stunning layout sweetie hugs Cherylx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Love this card its fabby, what a great CD, Love Me xox

Karen said...

Fantastic card Shell. Love the way you have 'vintaged' the whole things hugs Karen x

Woo said...

Love your card, a great theme and very vintage! Thank you for sharing with us at Here Come The Boys! Woo x

Caroline said...

Fab card, I love it! Thanks for joining in with our Crazy Challenge this week

Caroline xx

Lin said...

OMW how on earth did you do that fabulous colouring! I had to look twice because I thought it was paper pieced. Amazing.

Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley. Sorry I am so late with my comment! Don't forget to come back today and check out this time's challenge.

Lin xx

Anja said...

A faboulos card, I like this image!
Thanks for joining us at "Creative Stampfriends"!