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Thursday, 9 April 2015

The Good Life

Good evening to all my friends and followers today, hope you are all having a good week. The weather here in the UK is certainly beautiful at the moment, long may it continue!!
I have had a quiet second week of my holidays with lots of time for myself today so decided I would spend it at my craft table. Last weekend while I was busy colouring some images with my Promarkers, hubby decided he wanted to get in on the action so I passed him this fab image from Just Inklined and said he could have a go. I must say I was most impressed with the outcome-and I know what to do next time I'm pushed for time-I'll outsource all my colouring!!!!
He chose these colours so it was then up to me to match up some papers (not the way I normally do it so it was a bit of a challenge). I found these in my stash which I thought went really well, I'm afraid I don't know where they came from as the cover is long gone. I punched a strip in Kraft card with a Martha Stewart edger punch and added a computer generated sentiment and some card candi and there we have it!


I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:

Creative Inspirations #308 -a trio of (card candi)
Love to Scrap # 51-dots or stripes
Crafting Musketeers # 24-mans world
My Time to Craft # 286-get Krafty
Passion for Promarkers #291-birthdays
As you like it -fave alcohol markers (promarkers as so easy to use)
Inspiration Destination # 28-anything goes
Fan Tastic  Tuesday challenge #80-dies or punches
Penny's Paper Crafty challenge #222-anything goes

Well that's all from me for now, hopefully we can all be sitting in a deckchair enjoying the weather this weekend!
Thank you so much for stopping by today and for any comments you may wish to leave.
Until next time.
Aloha
Andree x



30 comments:

  1. I love this card. It is such a perfect male card. May I post a link to your card on my Manly Monday blog post? It's a post where I showcase masculine cards for my readers. Email me link to your card so I can find it at grohcm at gmail dot com. I will send you an email when the post goes live. Thank you.
    Cindy at Cre8ive Cindy Blog

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    1. Thank you so much Cindy! I've emailed you now. Andree x

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  2. great card - did hubby colour this? It's a fab male card and just the thing to do in the garden lol!
    Kim x

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  3. This is a great card. I love the colouring and the papers in your layout. Thank you for joining in the fun at Creative Inspirations this week.
    Sue...xxx
    tanglemousecards.blogspot.co.uk

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  4. Brilliant male card Andree and perfectly by your husband! Thanks for joining in our birthday challenge this week at Passion for Promarkers :) Donna ♥ x

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  5. Fabulous card Andree, I love the image and your husband's colouring is brilliant! Great choice of papers too.
    Thank you for taking part in the Passion for Promarkers Challenge this week.
    Sue xx

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  6. Wow! Your hubby totally rocked it! Love this masculine card and I think the colors are fab! Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  7. Fabulous card Andree love the image thank you for joining us this week at Inspiration Destination
    Dianne x
    ID DT

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  8. Love the colours used and the design is wonderful. Have a great weekend my friend..xxx
    ♥aNNie
    {aNNie My Personal Blog}

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  9. You did a great job of matching up the papers with how hubby colored!! Its an awesome masculine card. So glad you joined us this week at My Time to Craft!

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  10. A fab mans birthday card and well done to your husband on his colouring!
    Thank you for joining us at Passion For Promarkers :)
    Kelly.x

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  11. lovely card thanks for sharing with FTT Rachel dt

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  12. Nice coloring and image, and your diecut and papers are the perfect match for this awesome masculine card. Thank you for joining us at Love To Scrap.

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  13. Hi Andree what a great card I love the image and the design is wonderful.

    Debs xxx
    {Debs Cards}

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  14. A brilliant card Andrée. I'd be delighted if my hubby could colour as well as yours. The papers are a fantastic match xx

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  15. A great creation! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

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  16. Such a lovely creation. Thank you for joining us at As You Like It Challenge! Hugs! Mojca

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  17. Awesome. Reminds me of my dad after he mowed the lawn. Manly Monday sent me.

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  18. I've just popped over from Manly Monday to see your card, fabulous card and hubby really rocked the colouring. Carol x

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  19. Just dropping in from Manly Monday - what a super card, and your husband's colouring is brilliant

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  20. Popping over from Manly Monday, great card. Good on hubby for giving the colouring a go, well done!!

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  21. Wonderful masculine card.Great image and color choices!

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  22. Fabulous creation with lovely colors and design. Thanks for sharing with us at Creative Inspirations. Agnieszka DT

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  23. I wish I could get MY DH to colour with me! Lucky gal! Great card :)
    Thanks for joining in on our Dots and Strips challenge - Love to Scrap Challenge Blog.

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  24. Great card - thanks for joining us at Penny's.

    Helen x

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  25. Sounds like you might have a new card making buddy, LOL! Great job on this card! Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap

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  26. great card...I can think of a few guys in my life that this would suit....

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  27. Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at the Crafting Musketeers, Nicola X

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Thank you so much for the lovely comments, it means such a lot and they are very much appreciated Andree x