5 June 2013

'Mr Fix A Lot'

This is my first post today, please pop back later to see my creation for The Perfect Sentiment!
Hugs xx

It's the start of a new challenge over at The Stamping Chef, where this fortnight we want to see your


or special man creations!

I have used a recently released image set called Mr Fix A Lot!
In this set you get 11 separate tools in jpg & png format for you to play with!
I haven't used them all!

I decided to make it look like the wallpaper was being put up...not sure I like it now though!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Anything Goes- Fathers Day
Creative Craft Challenge- for the Fella's
Sweet Stamps- for Dad
Tuesday Throwdown- embossing
Love To Create- Fathers day or special guy

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Mr Fix A Lot' by The Stamping Chef
Derwent Inktense pencils
Hard hat- amber, mustard & sienna gold
Paint tin- deep violet, dark purple & dusky purple
Paint brush- dark purple, dusky purple, amber & lagoon
Hammer- neutral grey & baked earth
Pencil- baked earth, tan, cadmium yellow, carmine pink & neutral grey
Spanner- payne's grey & chilli red
Screwdriver- payne's grey & hot red
Screw- payne's grey
Pliers- neutral grey & iris blue
Hand saw- neutral grey, mallard green, green aquamarine & dark aquamarine

Papers & Embellishments
'Kraft' paper by Papermania from Natalie & Amy's
Purple Core'dinations card from the 'Brights' stack from Natalie & Amy's

Tools & Glues
Sizzix Bigshot
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall' 3D glue with tools from Natalie & Amy's
'Swirl' embossing folder by Provocraft
'Wingo Zingo' die cut alphabet by Sizzix
C6 white card blank from Natalie & Amy's

Remember you can enter the challenge using any image as long as you follow the theme, but if you use a Stamping Chef image you will be entered twice into the draw to win 3 digi images of your choice!!
Please pop over & see what fab 'for Dad' creations the DT have made this time!
Hugs xx

oops my sigi's gone walkies again lol xx


Monica Edwards said...

Gorgeous card love the color combo you used. Thanks for joining us at Sweetstamps!

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Oh what a brilliant idea, this is so clever, I love the wall paper effect you have created, just so awesome
Lindsay xx

Sue B said...

Oh this is fab Shell !! the wallpaper idea is genius… I love it!! love all those tools… they look fab…it's perfect male card! :-)
Hope you are well
Big hugs
Sue xx

Sandra H said...

Lovely caard and a great idea xx

Mau xx said...

great card Shell, Super colours too.
Hugs Mau xx

xxcalamityxx said...

Love all the images and textured background, thank you so much for joining us over at FCCB for our Fathers Day challenge xhugx Nikki

Hazel (Didos) said...

Love it but couldnt work out why I had seen it before!! DOH that will be cause you sended me a piccy, Love Me xox

coops said...

love this shell.really clever design, the wallpaper idea looks brilliant :D

xx coops xx

Tabitha Davis said...

Great project. I love all the colors and everything.
Tabitha's Designs Blog
Low priced fun Digi Papers and stamps:)
Come join us at Craft Lovin, Father's Day Challenge:)

Kim. said...

Ha ha great card although I am not sure David would agree with the hard hat for wallpapering lol.
Kim xXx

Amanda Phillips said...

Shell..Love your camels "hump" Have you seen the new commercial with the camel...hummmmmmppppddddayyyyyyy!!
Your card is so colorfully neat.Thank you for joining us this week over at love to create challenges.
Amanda LTCDT

mixamatoasties said...

What a great idea. Love it.

Thanks for sharing at Love to Create this week.

Susan x

Sarah said...

Fun card! I love the "papering in process" idea! Cute! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!

Ruza Rebel said...

Great card! Thank you for joining us this week at Love to Create Challenge Blog.
Ruza, LTC Designer

Beverley said...

Great card. Thanks for joining in our "For the Fellas" challenge at Creative Craft.
Bev x