5 January 2015

Golfing Brandon

Today I'm here to show you my first Inky Inspirational creation of 2015. I decided to use an image that is just perfect for all those awkward men that we have....& yes we all have at least one!!

I had so much fun making this card, I really need to step out of my comfort zone of cute or girly & make a few more boys/mens cards!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
CCC Digi- digi & embellishments (die cuts)

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Golfing Brandon' by Inky Impressions
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir pencils- numbers
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink, blush & 08
Eyes- 90
Hair- 110 & 102
Tshirt- pear green & 108
Trousers- cinnamon, 103 & 101
Hat- sunset, 106, 33 & 113
Socks- march hare, 94 & 85
Shoes- pear green, 108, cinnamon & 103
Golfbag- sunset, 106, 33, 114 & 113
Golf clubs- warm grey 1, 115, sandstone & 102
Flag- yellow, 22, 20 & 15
Grass- 48 & 46
Sky colour tinted using 'ultramarine blue'

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Travel Light' by We R Memory Keepers
My stash- blue card & white paper

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Clouds' die cuts by Joy Crafts 6002/0199
'Lace' border #5 by Die'sire
'Circle' tag die cut by Provocraft
'Flying Birds' die cuts by Memory Box 98655 from Natalie & Amy's
'Bubbles' embossing folder by Provocraft
'6" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for stopping by today, have a great week. Hopefully things will slowly get back to normalish....I've still got Nige home with his poohly back but both of the girlies are going back to college tomorrow & Wednesday YAY!!!!

Hugs xx


Desire Fourie said...

Ooh Shell this is such a fun image and design. Perfect for a sports loving guy.
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Jo said...

Love this Shell, really need to make a few more male cards myself.......I have a houseful of awkward men - 5 sons!!!
Hope you're well, hun & all the best for the New Year!
hugs Jo x

Margreet said...

Gorgeous masculine card with great coloring and pretty papers...thanks for playing in our very last Divas by Design challenge!
xxx Margreet

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Shell. I love the image, stunning colouring and fabulous detailing too.
hugs Sue xx

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Michelle N. said...

What a wonderful card for guys! You've done a great job with the coloring and that golf ball-thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's Anything Goes Challenge.

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Super cute card for a guy Shell! Love the golf ball and fabulous colouring. Happy New Year!! Susan x

Mandy said...

Fabulous card Shell, the image is so cute and so beautifully coloured.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Mandy xx

Anet van Zyl said...

Beautiful card Shell. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at CCC Digi Creations. We would love to see you again. Anet DTx

Karen Giron said...

Darling card! I love the little golf ball accent and your coloring is fantastic! Thank you so much for playing along at SSSC!

Arlene said...

What a great image and love the coloring.

So glad you could join us at Die Cut Divas.

Rose Andrew said...

Beautiful male/boy card, love the colours .. bright and joyful.
Thank you for playing along with us at CCC Digi Creations Challenge.
Hugs Rose DT

Cathie Borowski said...

I love how you have gone simple with your design and kept the focus on the image, fantastic card. Thanks for joining the Diecut Divas anything goes challenge. Cathie DT