29 May 2013

'Happy Birthday You Old Fart!'

It's time for a new challenge over at The Perfect Sentiment, this week we have a challenge to make you smile! This week we want you to 


& for this challenge we have the perfect sponsor....you will find details at the end of my post!
Being on the DT I was lucky enough to get to choose an image & this one made me smile straight away, so just had to have!!! The only thing is mirri card is such a pain to take photos of!!!!

I just love mirri card sanded back, looks fab!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
ABC Challenge- S for sketch
Creative Craft Challenges- for the fella's
Stamping Sensations- embossing/texture

Goodies I Have Used
5" square card blank
Derwent Inktense pencils & Tim Holtz distress inks & markers
Skin- (distress marker) victorian velvet
Hair- (inktense) baked earth & cadmium yellow
Dress- (distress ink) picked raspberry & cadmium yellow
Hat- (inktense) sherbet lemon, iris blue & poppy red
Present- (inktense) dark purple & sicilian yellow
Balloon- (inktense) iris blue & apple green
Chair- (inktense) teal green

Papers & Embellishments
Mirri, ribbon & blue card my stash
'Happy Birthday' embossing folder by Provocraft

As you have probably guessed our fab sponsor this week is Bugaboo! The winner will receive 7, yes 7 free digi images of their choice!!

Thank you so much for stopping by today, please pop over & have a giggle at what my teamies have made!
Hugs xx


brenda said...

This certainly is a real fun card Shell, thanks so much joining us again at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Do love these Bugaboos always guaranteed to bring a smile to your face! Love your sandedn and embossed mirri card Shell! Susan xx

Craftyanny said...

Hope that's not what you say to Nige on his birthday Shell?
Brilliant card as always
Anne x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Fabulous card Shell. I love that fun image and the embossing looks wonderful
Sue xx

Claire said...

Brilliant card Shell. Love the image and sentiment LOL. Hugs, Claire x

Shaz Earl said...

Hahahaha thought you were talking about me for a minute there lol
Brilliant card love it missus xx

Judith said...

Ha ha made me laugh Shell - theres a few people i could give this card to! - the sanded mirri looks great hugs judith x

Sally H said...

What a fun card! Thanks for joining us again at stamping sensations for our embossing and texture theme this month and good luck!

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hee hee what a fun card, she looks so grumpy too, Love Hazelxo

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! LOL - this is awesome Shell… what a wonderful image… Oh I love Stella… she never fails to make me smile!! I love the ribbons and the sanded and embossed mirri card looks SO good… ooh I am going to have to have a go at that!! :-)
Hope you are well hun
Love and hugs
Sue xx

Carole said...

Great card Shell, love the sentiment
Carole xXx

Sheryl said...

Hi She'll, I love the look of this sanded Miri card. I must have a try.
Fab card hugs Sheryl xx

Rebecca said...

Hi Shell your card is so awesome! As soon as i saw it, it put a smile on my face! Just another brilliant card to add to your collection! I hope you have a lovely week!

Love From Rebecca xx

Debs said...

Fabulous card Shell - the embossed and sanded mirri card looks gorgeous.
Debs xx

pinky said...

I just love this card, love these images. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month.

coops said...

so stunning shell.love the embossing and brilliant fun image :D

xx coops xx

Janice said...

Isn't Stella a love! Great card Shell and a brilliant image and sentiment, Jx

Sandra H said...

Such a fun card Shell what a fab image with a great sentiment l have this image it colours really well love your layout too x

Danielle Vincent said...

Awesome and fun card!! Love that sanded background and the funny Stella image. thanks for joining us this week at ABC Challenges.

Margreet said...

Gorgeous, funny card, which makes me smile (as most Bugaboo images do)...thanks for playing with us at Melonheadz Friends!
xxx Margreet

Jackie said...

What an awesome card! I LOVE it...thanks so much for playing with us this week @ ABC Challenges & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!

Ger said...

Fun card! Love the embossed, sanded mirri. Thankyou for joining us this week at ABC Challenges Ger x

Anne said...

Fabulous card, made me giggle! Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men this time. Good luck and hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Anne (CFM DT)

Gail said...

Thanks for joining us at Melonheadz this week - Good luck on the draw and enjoy your day! Gail DT

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) A•Muse Consultant #1065 said...

What an amazing card. The image and sentiment crack me up and I love the sanded embossed piece.

Thank you for participating in the ABC Challenges challenge this week!


Great card I love your image and design.

Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men.