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Saturday, 16 April 2011

Time to Celebrate



Happy Weekend Everyone.

This is a card that I made today which I think would be lovely for a little football fan.  I have more than one in mind!

I would like to enter this card into the latest
 'I love Promarker  - make your own embelleshments' challenge.


The main embelleshment was made using a Flowersoft stamp from the Moments in Time range called 'Man of the Match.'



The image was stamped and  coloured with Promarkers  with the boys  standing on  a patch of grass  green flowersoft.

It was then cut out and shaped to make my embellishment before being fixed in relief with silicone glue onto  a shield shape embellishment  which was made by cutting two shapes with my  Cricut, one from gold paper and another slightly larger from white card and finished with gold adhesive stones.


The papers used were from my stash and the sentiment was made by stamping in black on to a plain matching blue paper which was then cut out and mounted onto another circular shape cut with my cricut, in white, and in turn layered onto a mat with vertical stripes to compliment the horizontal stripes of the backing paper. I finished it off with some card candy in a toning blue.

I hope you like it!






22 comments:

Carrie said...

What a beautiful card! Absolutely lovely it.

I have popped over from RedRottie's leapblog and have become a follower xx

sparklingblackrose said...

This is lovely! Leap blogging and wanted to say hello! Elaine-xxx-

Sarah said...

Hi there, thats a lovely little boys card! Brilliant colours. Am blog hopping with Redrotties hop. Sarah

Teresa said...

This is a great card, love it.
Teresa xx

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Yvonne, what a gorgeous card. I love the image and your colouring is perfect. Your handmade embellishment is beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week. Hugs, Denise x

Kim Mc said...

Gorgeous! Thanks for playing with us at Designed2Delight/Card Ideas! Hope you come back and play next week too!
Aloha, Kim Mc
D2D DT

sue said...

fab card,sue xx

Fiona Keel said...

love that flowersoft stamp Yvonne & the shield detail, the card is brilliant! Fi x

Gro said...

Beautiful card.Love the image. Thanks for joining us at PfP.
Hugs :o)

NGCARDS said...

Beautiful work hun xxx

GoonerGirl said...

FAB Card the shield really makes the image stand out, just leapblogging again :O)...Chris xx

~ Kendra ~ said...

Pretty card! Love the image! Thanks for joining us at Card Ideas!

Kendra

dstandard said...

Fabulous guy card! Love it! Thanks for playing at Card Ideas!

Lisa Jane said...

oh its just perfect for football fans young and old. I love that image and coloured beautifully
Thanks for linking up to make it monday
Lisa ;)

Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

Marlene said...

What a sweet card!

I saw this over at Make it Monday. Good luck!

Scrappy said...

Super cute card! I saw it over at Make it Monday and came by here for a better look! Great job!

kay said...

super footie card,x

CropaCabana said...

Saw this on Make It Monday.. cute card!

Kerrie said...

Great card, wonderful image, and great colouring.

Thanks for sharing your creation with Make It Monday.
Second prize is awarded to a randomly chosen comment left for a entry on MIM. Comment must state that entry was seen on MIM to be eligible.

Scrapaddict said...

Saw your card on Make it Monday and had to stop. Fantastic card!

Ulrike said...

A beautiful card! I have seen her in "Make it Monday" and I find this image and your coloring fantastic.

Judi said...

Great card Yvonne! Love the idea of the shield.

Hugs

Judi xx