Tuesday, 4 February 2014

In Gear for Valentine's Day

This is my third card for the Kraftin' Kimmie Krafty Bowl Challenge which started on Sunday. Over the course of the day, 5 different challenges were issued (see below) and the crafting fun began. I have really enjoyed digging into my Kraftin' Kimmie stamps.

Challenge # 3 is Something Old.

For this card I used the fun image from a set called "Batteries Not Included". This is actually a set that I picked up at a craft yard sale last year. Unfortunately I don't have all the images and sentiments from the set (boo), but for this card I am making use of all the images I do have.

I decided to make a masculine valentine's card (maybe for the hubby - I don't think he reads my blog too often). The paper is My Minds Eye "Love Me". I added a few brads from my stash and Tim Holtz gears that I have had for ages. All "Something Old".


I coloured the image with Copic markers. I decided to make a card without using my glitter. Not sure the hubby's into glitter as much as I am.


 Inside the card I added another cute image from the Batteries not included set. The sentiment is pulled from a My Favorite Things set called "Love You With All My Heart".


The Krafty bowl challenges are open until Friday February 7 if you want to check each of them out, I have linked them below.

Krafty Bowl Challenge # 1: It's Ma Birthday (see my card here)
Krafty Bowl Challenge # 2: Another Six Weeks of Winter (see my card here)
Krafty Bowl Challenge # 3: Something Old (COMPLETED ABOVE)
Krafty Bowl Challenge # 5: Show us the Love

Challenges:
Kraftin' Kimmie: Krafty Bowl Challenge #3 Something Old
Simon Says Monday Challenge: Love Notes
Allsorts Challenge: #244 Love is in the Air
Crafty Cardmakers and More: #109 This is a Man's World

I am glad that you were able to stop by and see my card. I had a lot of fun working on this one.

Have a super crafty day!

Tracy

6 comments:

  1. Cute in a 'manly' kinda way....perfect for the guys!

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  2. Adorable! love those robot images, perfect male themed card

    Thanks for sharing with us

    Lin
    Crafty Cardmakers and More

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  3. Love your robot image - beautifully coloured. And that paper is to die for. Thanks for joining in with my challenge at CCM&M. Cxxx

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  4. This card is so adorable and sophisticated at the same time! I loved how you used a whimsical image, yet you paired it with rich colors and Tim Holtz gears. And wow- you've got some serious coloring skills with the Copics! This card is a great mix of elements and your write-up was equally enjoyable. Don't feel bad-- I don't think my hubby reads my blog too often, either, bless him! I guess it's not their fault that they don't get giddy about glitter like we do! But your hubby is lucky to receive such a wonderful card. Thank you so much for sharing your talents with us here at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge blog!

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  5. What a fab image and I love how you've used the little cog. Many thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and More. xx

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  6. Thanks for joining Allsorts challenge with this great entry, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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