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

  4. 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. 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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