17 May 2014

'Gone Fishing'

Oh this hot weather we are having in the UK is fabulous, my bones are loving being warm....even though I still need a hot water bottle for my feet at night lol!
Nige is working today, so no Gentleshaw but we will be off there tomorrow yay!!

Anyhoos on with today's make, which is for My Time To Craft. This week we have a challenge for you, that is aimed at the males. With Father's Day not far away here in the UK I thought we'd give you all a helping hand......


I do know a few strange men that don't do sports, but most men like one sport or another. Whether it's footie, rugby, fishing or golf most like something!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
A Creative Romance- one for the boys
Crafty Catz- just for sport
Wags & Whiskers-one for the boys
Ruby's Rainbow- animals

Images & Colouring Mediums
All images- 'The Mackenzie's Fishing' by Helz Cuppleditch
Tim Holtz distress inks
Daddy bear- gathered twigs, tea dye & antique linen
Dragonfly- tumbled glass & evergreen bough
Grass- mowed lawn
Sky- tumbled glass
All highlighted inks are available from Natalie & Amy's  

Papers & Embellishments
'Gone Fishing' sentiment from 'The Mackenzie's Fishing' set by Helz Cuppleditch
My stash- burgundy card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's 
Sizzix Bigshot
'Riviera Corner' die cut by Memory Box 98372
'6" square top notch white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope you have a wonderful weekend no matter what you're doing
Hugs xxx


Kim. said...

Aw what a cute teddy and fishing too, it is a brilliant card and you flourish looks lovely.
Kim xXx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah what a fabby card, hes such a cute bear, Bet he eats all the fishys before he gets home!!
Love Hazel xx

Exclusively by Mel said...

Great card, I love your design, the paper is fab!
many thanks for joining us at A Creative Romance, Mel. xxx

Sandra H said...

Fab card Shell just love your image too! x

Claire said...

Adorable card, love the image and layout. Hugs, Claire x

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.i love your spotty paper and the bear is adorable ;D

xx coops xx

carol said...

fabulous card, thanks for sharing you fab creation with us at CRAFTY CATZ X Carol

Helen said...

This is lovely and perfect for our 'Animals' challenge at Ruby's Rainbow.

Hugs Helen P(DT) xx

PaperDaisies said...

What a great male card. I love the design. Love how you have created the background. Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

Jo said...

This is cute hun. Love the bear :)