Monday 3 June 2019


Morning and I have five DT posts today--the fourth one is for the ATG/Fathers Day challenge at Artistic Inspirations and as we are sponsored by Ikes Art I used "Seeds" coloured with promarkers and distress inked round the edges.
Papers from The Works,corrugated card(recycled package)and distressed,coffee stirrers cut up and tied with twine(more recycling)metal snail charm from stash and stamped Dad and dartboard were craft mag freebies.
I love promarkers-ATG/boys
Simon says-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
cute card Thursday-masculine
aud sentiments-Nature
creative inspirations-may flowers?-----TOP 3
creative fingers-ATG
scrapping 4 fun-masculine
the creative crafters-ATG
sweet stampin-ATG
catch the Bug-ATG
crafty friends-men/boys
classic design team-ATG
Dragonfly dreams-for a man/boy
love to create-ATG creative
crafty calendar-masculine
addicted to stamps-for a man/boy
crafty cardmakers-masculine---------------------WINNER
Fabrika fantasy-for men/boys
Thank you for dropping by and any comments are much appreciated
Carol x x


ike said...

wOw! That is really cool. I love all the different textures you have used. Such a great Dad card.
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Mia said...

Simply GORGEOUS, Carol. I love the different things you used to create this beautiful card. Hugs, my friend.

Beebeebabs said...

Very nice card as always!!!

*Vicki* said...

Really fabulous details on this one Carol! Love the seed packets and texture you've gotten on this one!! Thanks for shairng this with us over at Cute Card Thursday!! HUGS

Gina's Cards said...

What a fabulous Father's Day card. Love the seed packets and gorgeous layout. Thank you for sharing with us at Creative Inspirations, good luck and I hope you will join us again.
Gina xx

Jean said...

what a fabulous card xx

Carol L said...

I just love all the texture, especially the corrugated panel! Very rustic and oh so beautiful too!

meg said...

beautiful earthy colours and images, perfect for father's day

Scrapping4funChallenges said...

Beautiful masculine card, love all the texture and the Dartboard
Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges
Rachelle DT

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

Fabulous layers and texture, a wonderful masculine card.
Faith x

Leslie Miller said...

OMG, love it all! Those pretty little seed packets and all the different elements and textures. The snail! Got to have a snail on a garden card!

creationsnz said...

Great design and loving those seed packets - the promise of flowers. CarolG

Dee's Craft Room said...

Another great masculine card, the seed packs are great and so versatile.

Dionne xx

Stampsnob. said...

great subject . Love the seed pcks ….Lis

Lisa Lynn said...

Carol, that is such a wonderful card and so interactive with all those elements. Wonderful textures.

Brenda said...

I find masculine cards so hard. Yours is wonderful, I love that you have used upcycled items.

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Fabulous card . Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers challenge. Good luck Ginny DT forI ♥promarkers
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KarinsArtScrap said...

fabulous Carol
Gr Karin

Lisa Bird said...

Fantastic card and design.
Thank you for joining us at I Love Promarkers Blog Challenge
Best Wishes Lisa

Glenda Atkins said...

Fabulous Father's Day card for one who loves to garden, I had an Uncle who would have loved this one. I am sure your Dad will too. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Cardmakers.
Glenda DT

Rachel Webber said...

Fabulous Fathers Day card, will definitely be very much loved by the recipient.

Thank you for sharing with us at Fab ‘n’ Funky. Rachel (DT)

Margaret Mifsud said...

Fabulous Father's Day card! I love the design with the corrugated board and the seed packets. Fantastic elements making up this gorgeous card. Thank you for joining our Challenge at Crafty Cardmakers. x

Chrissy said...

FABulous masculine project Carol..a great Fathers Day card.


Archana Sehgal said...

Beautiful card !! Thank you so much for participating in challenge for The Creative Crafters..
Archana Sehgal (DT The creative Crafters )

valscraftings said...

Fabulous card, loving the seed packets.

Val DT

pinky said...

Very cool. Such a great layout again. You definitely have the knack.

Furrbster said...

What a great idea with the seed packets!

Thanks for playing along with us at aud Sentiments,

Hugz Tinz

Diane Louise J said...

Hello… Thanks for sharing another one of your cards with us. It’s so lovely and fits perfectly with our ‘Men/Boys’ theme. Hope you can join us next time.
Diane Louise
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Monica C. said...

Oh this is so beautiful! I love the earthy colors you have used here.
Hugs Monica

Ela said...

Thanks for entering your card at Crafty Friends. Nice with the darts. Hugs Ela DT

Pia S said...

Such a fun mix of bits and bobs, lots to look at. Super design!

Keen Crafter's Hand Made Goodies said...

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

Michelle DT Owner/Admin for

Lisa Andersson said...

A fabulous Fathers day card, very cool and fun details.
Hugs, Lisa

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

Lovely creation. Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug for our challenge. Good luck. Hope to see you again soon.

Chris said...

And again!! Another fabulous masculine make, great texture and a lovely design. Thanks for sharing at Crafty Calendar.

Loose Stitches said...

Oh WOW, such a fabulous creation Carol, love it!
Crafty Hugs, Sherry xx
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Janice said...

Perfect card for a gardener! Love all the details.
Janice x

Judy McKay said...

Great dad card. Very nicely designed. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this week. Judy DT

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

This is so gorgeous! What a fantastic creation! Love all the recycled elements!! Thanks for sharing it with us at Fab 'n' Funky, I'm sorry I'm so late with my comment, life got a little crazy lately! Come play again soon. Hugs, Wends xoxo Fab 'n' Funky DT

Lisa xx said...

Great card for our theme....and brilliant choice of image.

Thank you for joining us at the Crafty friends challenge

Lisa J said...

Great card and perfect for our theme this month. Thanks for entering our challenge at Dragonfly Dreams. Lisa DT

Melanie said...

A great card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes + optional blue” 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)

PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy these past weeks…