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Sunday, 27 June 2010

A clean and simple card

Hello fellow crafters I hope you are all keeping well.  The weather has been melting hot here today and it’s supposed to be even warmer tomorrow (which is technically today as I’m writing this at 2.30am!!).

I’m sharing a card I made for a friend at work whose neighbour was retiring.  She wanted something with ‘tools’ on it.  Now as my printer is still on the blink I rummaged through my stamps and found this FF image, which was ideal.  Here is my card:

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Whilst I was looking through my craft drawers I also discovered the fab brads, which look like real screw heads and they were perfect for my card.  I kept the layout very clean and simple as I think it suited the colour scheme. 

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Crafty cardmakers challenge – cards for men

Papertake challenge - sketch

Charisma cardz challenge – for the boys

Rainbow lady’s challenge – ice cream/ice cream colours (I used vanilla and chocolate colours)

Polka doodles challenge – something for a boy

Have a great Sunday, hope the weather is glorious where you are.  I’ll be back later with my last GDT card for the Stamptacular challenge but until then, thanks for stopping by.

My signature

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Card ingredients:

Image: forever friends

Papers: BG from the basics kraft paper pad & basics manila paper pad, plain card is SU choc chip

Tools: promarkers, SU oval all punches, sentiment created on pc, circle nesties, brads from stash


AndreaM said...

A wonderful card. Great image, colors and details. I really like it clean and simple.

Hugs, AndreaM

Melodie said...

Fabolours and elegant card. I love it.

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Denise,
I love this card. The FF image is gorgeous and so wel coloured. The colours are really suitable for the image.
Fiona x

Kellylouj said...

Fabulous card xx

judie said...

beautiful card, so great and the colouring is fab, thanks for playin with us at crafty cardmakers xx

Nettie said...

A really cute card. Thanks for joining in at Polkadoodles this week.x

Spyder said...

I love those screw head brads, only thing is, my anutie saw them on one of my cards and asked me to get her some as she couldn't! They are just the bee's knee's on men's cards...and have you noticed , they go straight to them, don't even notice the carefully coloured image!


juliejules said...

Loving all your recent cards Denise! What would you do without those oval punches and Choc Chip card!!!! Jules xx

Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Polkadoodles challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Rainbow Lady said...

sSuper card and lovely colours. Thanks for sharing this week Love Cynthia x

Vee said...

Fabulous male card! Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
xx Vee

Jack said...

Congratulations on being picked our winner. A fabulous card
Jack (Crafty Cardmakers)

Julie Riley said...

Well done Crafty Cardmakers winner, your card is fab, great card for a man. xx

Mahmood Ali said...

Fantastic idea its looking so beautiful i really like it...
Plastic card printing
Plastic cards