Thursday, 30 June 2011

cute card thursday - technology and machines.

good morning all, i hope you are all well.
a scheduled post so i hope it has posted, right now i will be getting dragged to the dentist by my other half :S
so this is my final GDT card for CUTE CARD THURSDAY and i would like to say a big thankyou to awesome talented DT for having me join them for the month of june.
i`ve really enjoyed it, thanks ladies.
so the theme this week is TECHNOLOGY and MACHINES (cogs,robots,cars, etc)
please see the challenge blog for prize details.
so here is my final GDT card.

products used are:
corrugated card coloured black
black paper and grey twine
sizzix embossing folder - cogs/
all night media sentiment
distress inks - weather wood and black soot.
darkroom door photo stamp - old truck

image covered in several coats of utee, popped in the fridge and the bent to crack the utee

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, i`m going to hit publish now because i`ve had to keep relogging in to my blog to get my pics to publish.
not sure whats wrong with blogger but its been a right pain this morning.
luv coops xxx


Cazza said...

Very vintage Coops, love the cracked UTEE. Brilliant card honey!
Hope your trip to the dentist goes ok?...

Chris(craft) and Dave(photos) Richards said...

Hi Coops, what a fantastic creation
love it !!
love and hugs
chris richards
p.s. Thanks for visiting my blog xx

Debs M said...

great card for a male and love the cracked effect!

Unknown said...

2 fabulous black and white cards in a row, they're both gorgeous!


Flowergirl said...

Brilliant card! Love the way you've aged the image by cracking your utee! Very clever x
Wendy x

Sue said...

Hi Nic,hope you are ok after the dentist.Blogger sometimes wont even let me post a reply on your blog,nasty Blogger.
What a fantastic card to bow out to CUTE CARD THURSDAY with.
Hugs Sue xx

CraftygasheadZo said...

Great card, Coops. Love the effect you have created with it, and the metallic feel. Just fab. Zo x

Netty said...

Fabulous Card Coops, one of my favourites of yours. Annette x

The Craft Bucket said...

Fabulous, love it. Jane x

Mau xx said...

Woweee!!! What a Fab card, just love it xx Hope you are Ok after your Dental app. xx Mau

Cor* said...

This is WONderfUl! Yowzas! love that embossing folder and thanks for the reminder.....i also need UTEE! So rustic and rugged! Perfect!

Wishcraft said...

Ooh fab male card Nic :o) I love this stamp, I've had my eye on it for a while... think it'll be coming home with me soon! Fab embossing too. Lisa x

melsanford said...

This is fab! Love the embossed cogs and the twine! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Christine L said...

OH WOWW! Love it!
Christine x

cardmaking bird said...

Wow - this card totally rocks, Nic!! You've done a fantastic job of this style and it's a perfect blokey card!! Hugs, Marie xxx

Faye said...

This really is very different for you, but I really, really like it. Is there anything you can't do?! ;) xxx

Judi said...

FABULOUS work Coops! Love that car image, and your use of UTEE on it - it works a treat!

Judi xx

tilly said...

a brilliant card coopsy. love what you have done lol

Sue B said...

Ooh this is fab! Love the mochorome look and all the little details, cogs, twine, sentiment and corrugated card - all gorgeous!! Awesome!

Hugs Sue xx

Juls said...

this is just gorgeous .... so fabulous and masculine, loving the monochrome look, and all the texture!! Hugs Juls

Julie said...

Hi sweetie,sorry I've been a bit slack with the visits,don't know where the week is flying! I love this card,it's so amazingly different. What a fantastic card for a man so love the image!.x

Sandra H said...

This is truely awesome.....:) Sandra H

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous I love the image and the vintage look, hugs pops x

Jules said...

Hi Coops

Wow!! This is amazing.

Love it!!!

Love Jules xx

Little K Smith said...

This is just fabulous Coops, I love how you've done the image and fab embossing too :)

XxJULESxX said...

wow gorgeous vintage card Coops!!

Unknown said...

Hi ya, love this one! So different from your other cards, but equally gorgeous. Great cracked glass look. Sarah

Lee said...


Andrea C said...

Now this is cracking, very very very cool x