10 June 2017

Make it Manly

Its that time of the month again when I share with you my latest Crafty Purple Frog creation. Don't forget if you entered last month, you need to pop over & check to see if you were lucky enough to be chosen as our winner or Top 3!

This month the theme is.....


the perfect time to get those 'Fathers Day' cards made & enter them with us, for a chance to win a £10 voucher to spend in store!!!

This was such a strange make for me, I always use a digi or stamped image on my cards. I think this is only maybees the 2nd or maybees the 3rd time in the last 10 years I've made a card without a coloured image!!
This card was Katie's idea, she had been on Pinterest looking for ideas for a project she is doing & showed me some great makes using tools.....so here is my make.

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Crafty Catz- ATG with dies/punches
Quick Quotes- masculine
Connie Can Crop- its a guy thing

Colouring Mediums
Tim Holtz distress inks
Highlighted inks are available from Craft Purple Frog

Papers & Embellishments
DP-'Urban' from the Just For Men' Signature Collection by Sara Davies from Crafty Purple Frog
'grey, brown & red' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
'black & white' card from the black & white stack by Papermania
Sentiments from the 'Rock Star' Just For Men Signature Collection by Sara Davies from Crafty Purple Frog
My stash- brown brads

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'tool set' die cuts from the Just For Men Signature Collection by Sara Davies from Crafty Purple Frog
'dotties' faux card candi die cut by Presscut
'peg board' Die'namics cover up die cut by MFT
sentiments stamped using 'onyx black' Versafine from Crafty Purple Frog
'6" square white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by today, I love reading your comments & seeing your ideas when I pop over & visit you....so thank you 
Hugs xx


sue k said...

Wonderful card!! I love the tools!! Thank you for joining us at Connie Can Crop.

Sue - Connie Can Crop DT

Aunty Sue said...

Such a lovely card thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Catz this week. Dont forget we have a gdt call for the month of july. Put GDT after your name in the linky to be considered

Jac Curran said...

Wonderful card Shell, perfect masculine card, love all those tools, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week x

Katydid Cards said...

I always love cards with tools on them! Yours is adorable. Thank you for joining us at Connie Can Crop's monthly challenge, "It's a Guy Thing". Good luck!

Connie Mercer said...

So clever :) Thanks for joining us at Quick Quotes.

Angela Corcoran said...

Great card! Thanks for joining us at Connie Can Crop!

Veronica Tovar said...

Cool tool wall hanging image. Love the manly feeling. Tfs and for participating in Connie's "It's a guy thing" challenge. Good luck.

Susie Bentz said...

Perfect masculine card - reminds me of my father. Thanks for joining us at Quick Quotes.

Golden Goddess Designs said...

love it! you did a great job I understand sometimes you feel funny not using an image but die cuts are so sophisticated these days they CAN make a wonderful card on their own and this set proves it! You card rocks!

thank you for sharing with us at Quick Quotes