Thursday, 22 March 2012

1st Pick


Well Spring looks like it's finally showing it's head, thank goodness.  I'm hoping it say's nice for tomorrow as i will be walking round the senior schools playing field with H for sport relief, the rest of the school will be walking over the downs, but i think they decided they wanted to keep reception all in one place !!!

I would also like to thank the lovely Wendy  for nominating me for a fabby Award, thanks hun.

I forgot when my OH's brother in laws birthday was, and was reminded it's next week, hence the male card today !!!, he's more of a rugby man, but the colours didn't suit the image i had, so went for another sport related theme instead !! The papers are the trusty Doodlebug again, i so love the versatility of the papers, be it male or female.

The Card and Challenges are :

Totally Papercrafts - where Challenge No: 108 is 'Male Card'

Crafty Catz - where Challenge No: 124 is 'Red, White and Blue'

Allsorts - where Challenge No: 146 is 'Three In A Row'

Stamptacular Sunday - where Challenge No: 155 is 'Cute As A Button' - i've used 3 buttons

Craft Your Days Away - where Challenge No: 41 is 'Just For Men / Boys And Buttons'

Crafting When We Can - where Challenge No: 14 is 'One For The Boys'

Penny Black Saturday - where Challenge No: 193 is 'This, That And The Other' - this is my 2nd entry

Image - Penny Black - '1st Pick'
Sentiment - Penny Black - 'Happy Birthday'
Papers - Doodlebug - 'Sew American Stripe'
                            'Stars and Stripe'
Ribbon - Doodlebug - 'Boy O Boy'

Thanks for looking, Luv Sam x


Cards by Alison said...

Such a fun image I am sure your brother in law will love it. Alison xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Brilliant card Sam, I like the papers the image and the buttons,
Kevin xx

Nicola said...

Great card Sam, love the design and cute image, perfect for any man!
Thanks for entering our Three in a Row challenge for Allsorts this week and good luck!
Hugs Nicola xxx

Janette said...

Fab card, love the image and the papers are just perfect, thanks for sharing it with us at Dream Valley...

Good luck for tomorrow, hope the weather holds, my grandaughters school are doing it, so far so good.xx

Vicky said...

Just so cute Sam...! love the wee image and great colour combo too hun :O)

Oooh and thanks for joining us at tpc...and good luck..!

big hugs Vicky xx

coops said...

gorgeous card sam.i love your patriotic colours and fab image ;D

xx coops xx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Lovely card Sam.
Sue x

Debs said...

Such a cutie :o)
Thanks for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Céline said...

so cute ! i loooove your card
cute image
thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week

nessy said...

what a stunning card ~bold and bright ~love it!!
vanessa xx

Aunty Sue said...

Hi Sam this is brilliant and thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Catz. Hope you are well. xxx

susiestacey said...

Hi Sam, great card, fantastic colour theme x Susan x

Fluffles said...

Great card Sam, the red, white & blue is so striking, Jx

Elizabeth Hart said...

Very creative layout with the star and the image - everything coordinates so perfectly with your wonderful red, white and blue theme. Thanks for sharing this delightful card with us at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge.

Mindy said...

Wonderful card! the colors are great and the pitching dog is adorable! Thanks for sharing with our Crafting When We Can Challenge :)

paperfun said...

I love those papers and what you did with them. That is is adoable.

thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away.


Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A great male card and image. Love your colour combo and buttons.

Thanks for joinning us this fortnight at CYDA in our men/boys & buttons challenge.


Poppet said...

A fun card Sam, the primary papers looks fab with your cute image.

Thank you for sharing your work with us at Crafting When We Can Challenges. :-) xx