Moving party

The best thing about today is that I haven’t got to open a single book. It is going to be a relaxing day with a spot of crafting! It’s been over a month since I last many anything, so I’m glad to finally fill the dining room table with my craft bits again! This card is for my other half’s brother who recently bought a house.

Obviously I wanted to make this card with a male theme. I recently bought the cute sofa carrying trio stamp at Lili of the Valley and it was perfect for this card. I decided to go with brown and turquoise coloured copics, with some cool greys for the rabbit and mouse. The background papers are from a Tim Holtz pad I love. As I had run out plain brown paper to use as framing layers, I decided to draw the border on instead. I am mostly surprised at how straight I got it as it was done by free hand. A brown ribbon with a bow and some flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts were also a must. The flowers were included to add a little extra, but keeping the colours and flowers from getting too girly! Also, to fit the Lili’s Little Fairies challenge I should probably state that my favourite tool isn’t my big shot or anything like that. It is  simply my plain paper-cutter. I have no idea what I would do without it!

This card has been entered into the following challenges:

Truly Scrumptious – Challenge 80: Anything Goes
Allsorts Challenge – Week 154: Card for a man or a boy
Totally Papercrafts – Challenge 118: No pesky girls allowed
Lili’s Little Fairies – Your favourite craft tool
Copic Marker Norge – Til en glad gutt

6 thoughts on “Moving party

  1. Herlig kort med flott motiv og super fargelegging
    Tusen takk for at du deltar hos CMN denne gangen og lykke til
    Klemmer fra Jill

  2. Fleur says:

    A great card, I love this image
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!

    Hugz Fleur xXx

  3. sara says:

    really sweet card love that image thanks so much for joining us at truly scrumptious this week
    hugs sara x x

  4. nicola j says:

    Fab card, love the image and the design!
    Thanks for entering our Male card challenge over at Allsorts this week and good luck!
    Hugs Nicola xxx

  5. Daisychain says:

    A gorgeous creation, love the colours you have used. Thanks for sharing it with us at Lili’s Little Fairies this week, hope to see you next time. Good Luck! Hugs Christine x

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