Sunday, 14 November 2010

for dad.

good evening all.feeling a lot more relaxed today as nearly all the christmas pressies are got.just my hubbys to get now really, i always leave it till the last minute normally and stress myself doubt will leave it to the last minute to wrap them though :D
so on to tonights card which is my little mans card to his dad for his birthday :D.he has chosen the image and the charm and i`ve made i  am entering this one into the following challenges:
1.simon says stamp = prince charming =male card with a charm.
2.friday sketchers = sketch 128.

products used are:
plain cream card.
basic grey cappella papers.
charm from stash.
tim holtz distress tool.
whiff of joy handsome oakley.

promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
tea green,grey green,ice grey 4.
satin.pastel beige,khaki
close up of the very strange charm little man picked :D

no sideways view tonight, cos they all turned out blurry.really need a decent camera i think, at the mo i use my mobile phone.
have a fab evening  and thanks for popping by :D

luv coops xxxx


Patsi said...

great card, I really love the image very man at C and A. The colours are fab too xx

amanda stokes said...

Great male card Coops,fab paper's,image and charm :)
i've got all my major presents thankgod as i also usually leave it all to the last min i'm looking forward to xmas more this year tho as i'm not stressing bout presents :)
hugs amanda xx

Sue said...

hi ya hun
well done on gettin all pressies sorted, i was hoping to get that done today but didnt! gorgeous card fab papers & distressing, fab charm. sue,x

cardmaking bird said...

Great card for a blokey! And those papers are perfect - hadn't thought of using them for a man, but I will now! Can't believe you use your mobile to take pics - fab quality! Hugs, Marie x

Andrea C said...

hehe well done on getting the pressies in, I have my three kids and thats it no nieces or nephews etc eek. love that your little guy picked the image how sweet is that! and the card is so lovely x

shell said...

Another great card coops, brill male card i'm sure hubby will love it.
Shell xx

Diamond Doll said...

Wow Nic you are well organised this year i think i,ve swapped with you normally i,ve sorted my pressies by now but i,ve only got one so far ooops must get a move on.
Fabulous male card and fab papers and tell your little man that charms cool!!!!
Trish (-:

Crafty Urchins said...

Hi Nic Hardly started my christmas shopping, no time dead jealous that you've finished....
great job with the card, tell the little man he's made a good choice choosing the image.
Love Sue.

karen said...

very cool card, love the papers and charm! Karen x

Mina said...

you pur me to shame Nic I have 3 pressies bought so far...omg I can feel a panic coming on lol...fabulous card and tell your little man I love his choice of charm
Mina xxx

jules said...

Hi Coops love the card! the papers are yummy, love the distressed look you do!! fab!!!

coldwaters2 said...

Oh I do love this card Nic, those papers and the distressing look awesome makes the papers look like frayed fabric the image is one cool dude.
Lorraine x

Fluffles said...

Another great card - love the distressing on the paper - I'll so have to learn how to do that. If you have time could you PM me or post something on DC to point me in the right direction or better still, do another fab tutorial... I don't ask much! Jx

Jackie said...

Fantastic card, great papers, love the layout and your colouring is brilliant as always :o)
Jackie xx

Kathleen said...

Fab male card. Lovely papers. Fab distressed look.
Kathleen x

Margarets designer cards said...

Great male card, I am sure he will love it, Margaret

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card Nic, love that fab image.

Janette said...

Great man card Nic, sooo love the charm too.xx

Sue said...

Hi Nic glad you are sorted with your pressies.Not in this house Im so slow.Your Son has picked a great image for his Dad.The papers are just so fitting.
Hugs Sue x

Jennifer said...

Great card Nic. Love the papers and image. xx Jenny xx

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Nic, fab card, love the colours and the charm looks great on the twine. Your little man did well with his choices. Bet you feel glad you got most of you pressies sorted, beats getting trampled in the rush.

Donna x

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Nic, great card - I'm sure his dad will love it! Trish x

nessy said...

what an amazing man card ~ love the papers and colours and fab colouring (as always)!!
done your shopping already???..not started mine this year behind..well done you
vanessa xx

Vicky said...

Hi hunni loving your male card the papers are lush & so is the image.....awesome charm as well lol. I have the money sitting in the bank waiting for me to crimbo shop lol I HATE shopping tho yuk......I do end up doing most of it online altho I have all 3 kids big pressies in & hubby has had a new computer for crimbo I'm just getting him a few things to unwrap on the day....I dont suppose I'm doing too bad lmao.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Lee said...

Hiya hun,just sent you an email.We don't have the problem of Christmas lol.A fab card,i love it,great image and as always love the layout n colours.When is your husbands birthday ? xxx

email: said...

Cool charm, awesome image and pretty papers!! Nice work :)

Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!


sandy's crafty bits said...

wow nic that is a super card ... just right for a man to man card ... and noooo I have not even started my christmas shopping yet !! happy crafting honey and thank you for popping by my blog love Sandy xx

Delphine said...

Fantastic card, Nic! Great image, fabulous papers and distressing, and I really like the colours and little charm! It is so sweet that your son chooses for his dad:-)! And lucky you as re Christmas, I am so not ready, scary... Hugs Delphine xx

xGemmax said...

Fantastic card Coops, brilliant image and yummy papers :o)
hugs and xxx

Mags said...

Great card! I love the cool guy! The papers are fabulous, too!

luv, Mags x