Friday, 19 June 2015

No1 Dad.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
My laddo is due back today from his 4 nights away, happy days :D
Anyhoo here is my card for today which I am entering into the following challenges:
1.Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge - Challenge 38 - Doodle
2.Crafty Calender Challenge - June Challenge - Fancy folds
3.Fantasy Stampers Challenge - Challenge 38 - Fathers Day
4.Crafting For All Seasons Challenge - Challenge 104 - Its a boys thing
5.Crazy 4 Challenges - Challenge 290 - Masculine card
7.One Stitch At A Time Challenge - Challenge 239 - Anything goes with men
8.Cardz 4 Guyz Challenge - Challenge 75 - Fathers Day
9.Creative Inspirations Challenge - Challenge 318 - Male creations
10.4 Crafty Chicks Challenge - Challenge 251 - Fathers Day

Products used are;
Black card
Cheery Lynn step card die
Craft Sensations papers
Distress tool
Woodware hot air balloon stamp, stamped twice, cut out and paper pieced.
Dee sire No1 dad die cut wording

A close up of the hot air balloons.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by.
Hugs Nic.


Denise Goeldner said...

Fabulous card, love the green shades perfect for No.1 Dad.
~ Denise ~
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}
Owner {Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge}

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the

Marlene Atkinson said...

A stunning Dad's card Nic, gorgeous paper piecing. Marlene

Lucy Woods said...

Awesome make card! Love the colours and papers and the doddled border!
Lucy x

Janice said...

Just love it! The stepper is fab and those paper pieced balloons brilliant, super card Nic, Jx

cass said...

Great card, Thanks for joining us at Open Minded Crafting Challenges this fortnight for our "Doodle" Challenge.

Janette said...

Morning Nic, bet you can't wait to get Jack all know the feeling...
What a fabulous card, love the air balloons and design....
Have a lovely week-end.xx

coldwaters2 said...

Brilliantly designed card for a Dad Nic, love the papers and the balloons, smashing make.
lorraine x

Lau W said...

Wow ! this is BEAUTIFUL !!

JayBe said...

A fab male themed design, Nic - thanx for playing along at Fantasy Stampers.
Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful garden pics below Nic and love the whole concept of this one for your{aNNie My Personal Blog}

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Nic, I love the hot air balloons, fabulous design and wonderful colours.
I hope your Son has had a lovely time, I bet you are looking forward to seeing him again!
Sue xx

Pamellia Johnson said...

Fabulous masculine card Coops! I love the green palette and the hot air balloons are so perfect for a guy! hugs :)

Whisper said...

Oooo what a perfect Father's Day card and i hope your son has had a good time, Luv Sam x

Creations by Shirl said...

love your paper piece hot air balloons... You should enter this in Brown sugar Challenge!

Sue said...

Fabulous card Nic! love the design thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge hugs Sue J x

Jacee said...

Great design Nic! have a good weekend
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

pinky said...

Very cool dad card Nic. Great colour scheme too.

crafty-stamper said...

Fabullus card love the hot air balloon image and great papers
Carol x

Chrissy said...

Brilllant the hot air balloons and paper piecing..super card design.


Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is a fantastic card I love the balloons. Thank you for joining us at Fantasy Stampers. Hugs Jackie DT

McCrafty's Cards said...

Brilliant card Coop's I love the balloons and the buttons
Kevin xx

Jackie said...

Brilliant card coops, loving all that green :o)
Jackie xx

Lori said...

Love this card, Coops! Great choice of papers, colors and all the distressing is awesome :) Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxox

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Really love the hot air balloons, fab x

Nikki Byrne said...

Fabulous male card, love the monotone colour effect. Thank you for joining us this week at OSAAT and good luck. NIKKI DT

Cazro said...

Awesome, as always. Fabulous stamps and you have cused them so well. So pleased you joined us for our challenge at Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz

Julie Reed said...

Another fab card, perfect for fathers day, thanks for sharing with us at OMCF.
Julie DT

Lozzy T said...

Wow Nic what a fabulous card, great design and love those balloons with the colour..Hugs Lozzy xx

Lynne in NI said...

Fab card, loving your doodling!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Just wow!!
Hugs Shell xx

Helen said...

Great card - love the paper piecing.

Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz.

Helen x

NGCARDS said...

Such a great card! I love the balloons and the shades of green that you have used! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

Caroline said...

Fab card thanks for playing along with us at Creative Inspirations xx

Jo said...

Love this Coops, gorgeous colours! Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Calendar this month & good luck!
hugs Jo x

Hanne M. said...

Fantastic card! I love the colours, the shape and the distressing. Those hot air balloons are perfect for this card. Thank you for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges, Good Luck! Hope to see you back again soon.

Hanne, DT

nwilliams6 said...

Great colors and card shape and the balloons are fun! I love balloon cards - they remind me of my younger days. Great FD card. Hugz

Samantha Brooks said...

Beautiful Card, just love how you have done the Hot Air Balloons. Thank you for joining us over at Open-Minded Crafting Fun.
Sammi (AngelicBadGirl)