Sunday, 2 March 2014

Edgar Allen Poe

Morning and hope you are all having this beautiful Spring weather we are enjoying and as this is scheduled hope it is still the same lol.This morning is a new challenge at 613 AVENUE CREATE which is "Use your stash"(to make way for new purchases) as this month is National Craft Month.Which is a good enough excuse(if you need one lol)to buy new stash.Our sponsor is Rick ST Dennis and I chose his image "Poe 1",paper was an oddment from stash, a couple of dies,and bird dies donated from a generous sister Docrafter-thank you "Pretty Things Please"-much appreciated and some thing finally in the post !I made this card for my son Matthews birthday who loves his work and he loved it.
paper-crafting journey-make it manly/boyish
crafty cardmakers-birds/bird related
Tuesday throwdown-ATG
Pennys challenges-guys and girls
sisterhood of crafters-one for the boys
crafty catz-ATG
scribbles designs-frame it

Hope you can join us this week and check out the DT cards and blogs for some fantastic inspiration
Carol xx


kay said...

Brilliant card and reminds me of my fave American programme The Following x

rachel said...

super card Carol - great colours xx

Trace C said...

how gothic looking :D

Diane said...

Stunning piece of the added gates and crows, makes it all so perfect!!! Thank you for joining us in our challenge at "The Sisterhood"
Diane DT

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

This is just awesome Carol! LOVE the design and theme! Great job! NOPE ... no springtime weather here yet ... in fact we're in the midst of a snow storm as I type this! Grrrrr!
Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘ONE FOR THE BOYS’ challenge and please come back again soon!
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters

Jac said...

Fabulous and striking card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

Monica Taylor said...

I have never used this image but have seen it a lot. Card came out fantastic! So happy to be part of your team over at 613 Avenue Create! Monica

Judith Taylor - Wright said...

Hi Carol loving this great job - thanks for my blog comments too hun x

Julie Reed said...

Great Card, just like Kay I immediately thought of the TV show "The Following" very dark but I love it. Thanks for sharing with us at CCM&M. Jules DT

Nikki said...

Great project - I'm on the hop over from dc x

Dips said...

Just a quick visit today, am exhausted after 3 days at Farnborough! Super card, Carol.

Stephanie M. said...

Nice male card! thanks for joining Penny s Challenge this time :) Steph DT

Angela said...

Very striking card, what a really good use of the image. The birds give it a very scary feel x

Jackie Trinder said...

Such a dramatic card it is very eye-catching. Happy crafting Jackie

Elizabeth Hart said...

Very creative card - love the rich details. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Paper Crafting Journey, Elizabeth (DT) said...

Fantastic Card love the birds, give the card an edge. Love Alison xx

Riette said...

Very interesting layout and layers!!
Thanks for joining us at TTCRD.
Riette, DT.

Erin Stephenson said...

What a perfect manly card! Love the colors used. Awesome job. Thanks for playing at Paper Crafting Journey. Hope to see you next challenge. Good luck!