Sunday, 3 February 2019

Age is irr-elephant

Morning and we have a new ATG/Use a Critter challenge at 613 Avenue Create twist suggested by Natalie.
We also have three new DT members too.
Dawn Jackie and Shell
I made a CAS masculine card -the image/sentiment and leaves border are all craft mag freebie stamps/oxide ink round the elephants---wood effect B.paper and stitched square dies are from The Works layered onto kraft and done.

crafty sentiments-ATG
die-cuttin divas-ATG
lemon shortbread-ATG
try stampin on a Tuesday-sketch--------TOP 3
crafty gals corner-CAS
Simon says-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
the male room-Nature
MAWTT-add a sentiment
aud sentiments-ATG
krafty chicks-crazy egg/ATG
polka doodles-ATG
classic design team-ATG------SPECIAL MENTION
2 crafty critter crazies-ATG with a critter
mix it up-ATG
pink gem-ATG
catch the Bug-ATG
INTAAS-make your own background
stamping sensations-all things bright and beautiful/all creatures great and small
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can join us this month--all comments are much appreciated
Carol x x


aussie aNNie said...

Love this stamp, so gorgeous, love the fun sentiment.x

Lisa Andersson said...

Wonderful stamp and fun sentiment. Beautiful card!
Hugs, Lisa

KarinsArtScrap said...

gorgeous Carol
Gr Karin

Sandma's Handmade Cards said...

You've done some amazing cards with this stamp Carol and here's another one to add to your collection. I really like the colour palette that you've used and the layout is superb too x

Viv's Visuals said...

This is a great card - wonderful sentiment and perfect for a man!

Sheryl said...

This is stunning Carol - a work of art. xx

Carol L said...

I love the punny sentiment that goes perfectly with this image! Great card!

Dawn Sirdefield said...

I love this card and the fantastic pun you have used too. Brilliant layout Carol. Love it. xx

meg said...

Wonderful elephant stamp and sentiment, great together, the colours look hot and dusty , love it

Tracy Welham said...

Great card, love the image and colours tones you have used. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Beebeebabs said...

Love your card!!!

Loose Stitches said...

Fabulous creation Carol, love the image and design!
Crafty Hugs, Sherry xx
Loose Stitches and Unraveled Threads

dutchess said...

A gorgeous image...just made me go it,great colour tones and a fun sentiment....hugs xxxx

creationsnz said...

Great card. I hope you will put this in over at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies as well. CarolG

creationsnz said...

oops I see you have already, glad to see.

sandy's crafty bits said...

Hi Carol … just love your little card … love those elephants such a great "Man" card … I have those sentiment stamps too … have a great week … happy crafting and love sandy xx

Donna Scholz said...

A wonderful interpretation of our Try Stampin' on Tuesday sketch, Carol! VERY effective! I especially like your sentiment!!! Thank you for joining us at TSOT! -Donna

pinky said...

You've made a beautiful male card here Carol. Loving that stamp!

Krafty Kaylin said...

very lovely card. the background and everything really goes together. thanks for joining us at TSOT!

Heather said...

Aw, what a fub use for these images - great touches of metallics, too! Thanks so much for playing at TSOT!

Pia S said...

My favorite today. I love this wildlife style.

Furrbster said...

Great sentiment and lovely layout,

Thanks for sharing this with us at both Aud Sentiments and MAWTT,

Hugz Tinz

rachel said...

Really love this Carol - those elephants are beautiful x

Chrissy said...

Beautiful elephant stamp Carol, gorgeous card.


Leslie Miller said...

This is fantastic! Those craft mag freebies... I hope you're enjoying the magazines, as well. Really love this!

Joy Wilson said...

Such a great card! I love your layout and papers. This stunning. Thanks for joining and be sure to play along again at Catch the Bug Blog
Joy DT

Monika Reeck said...

Great shading Brown behind the elephant Image and love all the paper you added here adorable Manly Card Carol

brenda said...

Super Elphant image Carol and perfect for our 'All thing Bright and BEAUtiful' theme at Stamping Sensations February challenge, many thanks for joining in.

B x

CG said...

Such a handsome card! Thank you for joining our make your own background challenge at International Art & Soul. Best, CG

Janice said...

I love everything about this card, a perfect masculine card for any occasion.
Janice x

Linby said...

A great stamp and the paper you chose complements it so well.
Thanks so much for sharing with us at The Male Room challenge.
Lynn x

Wendy L said...

Love your card, thanks for joining us at MAWTT, xxxx

*Vicki* said...

I so love the elephant image here Carol and you've done such a brilliant job showcasing it with you colors and background!! Beautifully done and I'm thrilled to see your card in our 2 Crafty Critter Crazies gallery my friend! HUGS

Dee's Craft Room said...

Aw, this image is so cute. It looks perfect with these background papers and I love how you have off-set the frames.

Dionne x

Sandma's Handmade Cards said...

Hi Carol, I just popped back to say thank you for joining us in our 'All Things Bright And BEAUtiful' challenge at Stamping Sensations and good luck. Sandra x

Plony said...

This is cool.....beautiful image and the background....Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles challengeblog.
xxx Plony (DT)

creationsnz said...

This is such an elegant vintage card. So glad you shared with us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies, CarolG

Chana Malkah said...

Carol, this is beautifully done! I just love the image and your treatment is just perfect! A beautiful, cohesive and perfectly executed project! Nice work!


Lynne K said...

Wonderful card for a man, Carol, and it fits perfectly with our theme. I love the design and colours, and the sentiment is great too. Thank you for sharing it with us at Stamping Sensations.


Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "Anything Goes” challenge over at Aud Sentiments.
Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

(DT Simply Create Too)

(DT Aud Sentiments Challenge)

Cathy Frailey said...

Fabulous masculine card! Great use of stamps and different backgrounds! Thanks for joining us at Mix It Up!

Julie Odil said...

Carol, I love this! The elephants are beautiful, the sentiment is fantastic, and its a wonderful male card. Thanks so much for joining us at Catch the Bug for our Anything Goes Challenge. Julie O, DT member

Tangii said...

Hahahahahaha! Great sentiment! Thanks for playing along with Krafty Chicks, can't wait to see what you create next with us!

Judy V said...

Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner!

Maritza Rios said...

Fantastic card! Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Maritza DT for

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional love/hearts” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

(DT Simply Create Too)

(DT Aud Sentiments Challenge)

Norma Pechir-Holland said...

Very nice card. Thank you for play with us at Pink Gems Challenge.

~ginny said...

Hey Carol! Great choice of layers with that image - and that sentiment is FABulous! I gotta use that one someday!