4 June 2012

Ahoy Me Hearties!

I'm hoping Mr Blogger plays ball & posts this for me, as we are off out for the day over to Anglesey! Hope the weathers good!

Its time for a new challenge over at Platypus Creek, where this time we want to see your


creations, I know there are some of you out there who are like me, only make male cards occasionally. Well I want to be hoping around your blog this week looking at your fab creations!

Up for grabs is a Platypus Creek Design file to the random winner & there's also the chance to win the fab  Top 3 badge to display with pride on your blog!!

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Pirate Oliver' by Platypus Creek Design
C6 card blank
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Pirate Oliver
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink & blush
Hair- raw sienna, mustard & vanilla
Tshirt- burgundy, crimson & lipstick red
Trousers- umber, caramel & sandstone
Shoes- black, ice grey 5 & 3
Jacket- black, warm grey 5, 4 & 2
Hat- crimson, lipstick red, black, warm grey 5, 4 & 2
Sword- cool grey 1, 2, 3, crimson & burgundy
Belt- gold & cool grey 1
Ground- soft khaki & light fawn

Papers & Embellishments
Skull & Crossbones cut on my Ecraft using an SVG by Platypus Creek Design
Red paper by Kodak
Skull & sentiment stamps off the 'Ahoy Matey' set by The Greeting Farm
White card my stash
Embossed with 'checked' embossing folder by Provocraft
Colour distressing done using Tim Holtz 'black soot'

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope you are all well.....huge hugs for those that need them 


Joey said...

Fantastic card Shell, the image is great and love the die cut skull too, Joey xx

Donna said...

Too cute Shell, love this lil pirate. Hopr you have a fab day at Anglesey :) Donna ♥ x

sue - aka bearhouse said...

such a fabulous card. Brilliant image and love the skull and crossbones and embossing.
I really like the way you list what colours you have used to colour the images, I find that very helpful - thank you
Hope you have a good day and that the weather is kind to you


Judith said...

Such a cute card Shell - hope you enjoyed your day out hugs Judiyh x

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is fun...love that cute pirate
Lisa x

Vicky said...

Such a cutie Shell...and I hope you had a lovely day too hun...:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful Pirate card Shell lovely image and colours, I do hope you all had a great day out and stayed dry, Big hugs Jo xxx

coops said...

stunning male card .fab image and i love your design :D

xx coops xx

Claire said...

Brilliant card Shell - love the image. Hugs, Claire x

Sue said...

Aww this is fab Shell !! I love the cute Pirate and the skull and crossbones! Gorgeous colouring and love the embossing! :-)
Hope you're having a lovely day!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Anonymous said...

A fantastic male card Shell!
Helen x

Danie May said...

This is a card that any boy would just treasure with the cute Pirate Theme. I really love the pop of red from your card base and outline of Olivers Hat. xx