Friday, 23 July 2010

a hard stretch of road.....

good afternoon all, no you are not seeing things,lol.i just thought i would share this card with you which i have made today.not for any challenges, just me having a little play with this fabulous stamp by darkroom door. products used are
corrugated card.
string.
button from stash.
all night media sentiment.
darkroom door photo stamp-DDPS006 old truck.
distress inks,weathered wood,aged mahogany,crushed olive.shabby shutters,vintage photo,tumbled glass.
distress paint-rock candy.
burgandy and beige card (beige card was inked with aged mahogany ).
tim holtz distress tool.

close up of the fabby image.i got this from sue at crafty urchins,she has 2 more left.be quick!!lol


close up of the sentiment,i used my pokey tool to nick some holes and tear it a little.


and a sideways view.
quite like the end result,what do you think??
thanks so much for peeking, its great to get fellow crafters having a looksie :)
ttfn and should be back this evening,
luv coops xxxx


23 comments:

Janette said...

Hi Nic,Oh this is different,Love the red pick-up truck and the sentiment is also fab.xxx

kay said...

hi nic,this is very different for you but i like it,x

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nic
a fabulous card,
hugs Dianne xx :)

Amanda said...

Hi Nic, what a fab mens card, perfect. Amanda xx

jenny said...

Great card! Love the image and sentiment. The distressing looks fab, perfect for a men's card!

Jenny xx

Andria said...

Such a lovely card, you've done it so well, gorgeous rich colours too.

Twocrafty said...

Gorgeous Nic, love the colours and stamp is fab.

Tracy x

cardmaking bird said...

Great card, Coops. V different from your usual style but fabby all the same! Hugs, Marie x

craftyfingers said...

Brilliant card love the image
carol x

Rosietoes said...

You have enjoyed yourself Coops and it shows. Fabby card - love the distressing and great image.

Edna x

Netty said...

This is truly fab Coops, great to seeing you having such fun and producing such wow results. Annette x

Jackie said...

Fab card, brilliant image, I love it :o)
Jackie xx

bosenberries said...

ohhh... love that type of card when you do it! Robin

Patsi said...

great card, i love it

tilly said...

A fab card that loads of men would be over the moon to recieve, well done
Tilly x

Mags said...

Great card and a fab image!
luv, Mags x

Jennifer said...

Gorgeous man card! Looks like you had fun getting inky...I love the end result. xx Jenny xx

Debs said...

Fabulous distressed card. Love the sentiment. Debs xx

Sheila said...

WOW what a fabulous image and the sentiment is gorgeous too! Loving it Nic! SheilaX

Delphine said...

Fabulous card, Nic! I love your distressing! Hugs Delphine xx

Vicky said...

WOW...I love this card its distressing to the max....honestly its brilliant hunni, clever clogs that you are lol. Hope you are ok I've been a bad blogger this last week....I have slapped my own hands, naughty naughty me lol.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Little K Smith said...

Oh love this card! Great image and love how you've coloured it, fab sentiment too.
Kelly.x

Sarah said...

Just browsing your blog, this is fantastic, your stamps go from one extreme to another, like you I love the cute and the arty style. Sarah x