Friday 10 February 2017

Name that tune.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
Thanks so much for all your lovely comments on my decorating and last card.
I have condensed my craft corner down a lot but I am enjoying getting crafty again now that it is all tidy.It also makes me tidy everything away so my screen can go back in place.
Anyhoo enough of my waffle and on to my card which I am entering into the following challenges:
1.Dream Valley Challenge - 149 - Vintage with music
2.Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge - 315 - Anything goes
3.Creative Inspirations Challenge - 268 - Anything goes
4.Creative Craft Cottage Challenge - 81 - Anything goes
5.613 Avenue Create Challenge - 194 - Anything goes
7.Allsorts Challenge - 401 - Paper piecing ( I have paper pieced a die, I hope this is ok, please delete my entry if not suitable :)
8.Creative Fingers Challenge - 124 - Anything goes
9.Alphabet Challenge - x marks the spot
10.Creative Ladybirds Challenge - 23 - Anything goes

Products used are:
Black card
Craftwork cards and Trimcraft papers
Label dies - Spellbinders
Saxophone die - Tonic
Distress ink - pumice stone
Distress tool
Wooden frame
Corrugated heart
Chalkboard sticker - had for ages
Handwritten sentiment using white gel pen

A close up of the die, I have cut it out twice.Once with black card and then with the patterned paper.
I mounted the black cut out onto kraft card and then pieced with the off cuts from the patterned paper cut out.
and a sideways view.
I had so much fun making this one,I have had this die a long time and finally it has being taken out of its packet :D
Thanks so much for popping by.
Hugs Nic.


brenda said...

Great paper piecing and so much lovely texture, many thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge.

B x


Fabulous and wonderful card Nic have a lovely week end
Dianne xx :)

BenteS said...

Great card for a music lover!
That saxophone die is awesome :))
Wish you a good weekend!

Kathleen said...

Great card, love all the layers and the image.
Thank you for joining our 'Paper Piecing' challenge this week at Allsorts.


Jane Savage said...

Wow this is so striking, Coops, love it! Have a good weekend! xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely card at Allsorts 'PAPER PIECING' challenge, good luck in the draw. ♥
[aNNie DT for Allsorts Challenges]

Margarets designer cards said...

Lovely card, very much for A man, interesting layout and image

Mummylade said...

Stunning details. Thank you so much for joining in our challenge at Allsorts this week!

Sarah said...

This is really brilliant Nic, love the papers you have chosen and that die looks amazing. Pleased that you are back in your corner xx

Viv said...

Awesome card Coops! x

Chrissy said...

Oh, wow..fabulous masculine card Nic and I love the sax player..what a great the papers and colours too..brilliant card.


Michelle said...

A stunning card Nic - everything about it is wonderful - Michelle x

MagsB said...

This is just fabulous, Nic, what a gorgeous die! LOVE his paper-pieced suit!

love Mags B x

crafty-stamper said...

Fabulous card and love the paper pieced die-cut
Carol x

Rene said...

This is AWESOME!!!! I love it! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck,

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the image and fab

Chana Malkah said...

This is a clever design and a bit of a departure from your usual work! Love the treatment of the Tonic Die! Very cleverly designed and executed! Thanks for sharing with us at 613 Avenue Create!
Chana, Owner

Kathie said...

Nic, what an awesome masculine card. I think we all have problems sometimes making masculine cards but really you nailed this one. Love this image and your wonderful die, design papers and colours. Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us over at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge and good luck.

Kathie PPCC~DT

NGCARDS said...

This is a lovely creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations! xxx

Blossom Cards said...

super creation thanks for sharing with CLC Rachel DT

Jean said...

Stunning card as always, loving the image and all the different textures.
Thanks for joining us over at Penny's.
Thanks Jean DT xxx

anncreatief said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge good luck.

marion said...

I love the masculine card and how you layered it up. It is perfect for a mens card. thank you so much for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends and good luck, hugs, Marion

Helen said...

Beautiful creation - thanks for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends and we hope to see you again for our next challenge soon.

Helen x