Saturday, 3 November 2012

Totally Gorjuss - Challenge 156 - Anything Goes With A Button

Hey Y'all

How are you?  I hope you have had a good week.

A big "HELLO" to my new followers - thank you, I am totally flattered.

So it's Saturday again and that means it's challenge time over at Totally Gorjuss and this week the challenge is easy peasey - it's "Anything Goes With a Button".  So what are you waiting for?  Get yourself entered and you could be in with a chance to win a voucher to spend in Joanna Sheen's store.

As always, check out what the fabulous DT ladies have created to whet your appetite over at the Totally Gorjuss site.

Here is the card I have made for the challenge:

 The recipe for the card is:

Digi Stamp:  Mo Manning - Gardener Guy
Papers:  Simple Stories - "Generations" from The Hobby House
Kraft Card:  Bazzill Kraft from Dies to Die For
Sentiment:  Whimsy - Vintage Birthday Tabs 1 from Dies to Die For
Sentiment Die:  Whimsy - Tab 1 Die from Dies to Die For
Buttons:  The Hobby House

The image has been coloured with Copics as follows:

Skin:  E21 E00 E000 / R20 R30 (cheeks)
Hair:  C3 C2 C2
Shirt:  R89 R39 R56 E04
Trousers:  E29 E27 E25 E23
Apron:  E31 E30 E50
Box: E44 E43 E42 E41
Plant Pots:  E19 E15 E13 / G46 (plants)
Shoes:  E44 E43 E42 / T5 T4 T3
Shading:  E5 E3 E1 E0

The image has been outlined with Antique Linen Distress Ink
The papers have been edged with Walnut Stain Distress Ink

One final 'arty' picture to show you so you can see that I have copied the sketch through to the inside of the card:

And that's it.

I hope you will come and join in the fun with us.

Thank you all for your lovely comments and enjoy the rest of your weekend.

Take care

Toodle Pip


Caroline said...

Fantastic card I love the image and the layout is fabulous. Caroline xxx

Kelly Lloyd said...

stunning card Hazel.. Love that image and those papers... And the colours are gorgeous..

Have a good weekend
Hugs Kelly

Doreen said...

Beautiful card Hazel,love the image and fabulous

rachel said...

great use of colour Hazel - love the layout and the image but its the papers that steal it for me - perfect xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Hazel, I love the image and the papers and layout are wonderful

Hugs Sue

Eileen said...

Hazel this card is fabulous. Love the image coloured so perfectly as always and I adore the papers you have used.Brilliant
Eileen x

kanda said...

Another wonderful card Hazel. Super image, colours and design. Have a good weekend xx

marion said...

Men's cards are so difficult, yet you made a lovely job. Colouring is a beauty and the rest of the card also. Have a great weekend, hugs, Marion

Tanya said...

Gorgeous card Hazel :) I love those papers, they go so well with the image!

Tags xx

Pia S said...

The coloring of this image is beautiful, and the colors really match those of your lovely papers. Such a great male design!

Planetsusie said...

This is great Hazel - I love the colours - really good for a male card. Everything about this design is amazing.

Hugs Sue Pxxx

Fabiola said...

super, parfaite pour un garçon, le papier, le tampon...tout est super, biz

Faye said...

Oh Hazel, this is truly a wonderful card. Love, love, love. X

Pat said...

Gorgeous card Hazel, love the image - so different, super design and great bp. Have a good weekend.

Pat xx

coops said...

so stunning hazel.fabulous image and i love your rich colours and papers ;D

xx coops xx

Linda Palmer said...

Hazel, I love this image. Great coloring on this wonderful image. I am always looking for new masculine images. Love this card.

Anne-Marie said...

Brilliant "male" papers there, Hazel....lovely image and buttons....might have to pinch this idea...ha!

Bettina L. said...

Absolutely love the vintage design of this card Hazel. Beautiful layering, use of buttons and colouring too. Have a lovely evening. Hugs Bettina xx

scrappymo! said...

This is a fantastic masculine card!

I so struggle with masculine cards! I need to try the darker colours so set the tone, I think.

Pop's Cards said...

Absolutely Stunning sweetie, hugs Pops x x x

May said...

Fabulous male card.. Love the image & great design & detail... fabulous background papers... Hugs May x x x

Caz said...

Fabulous mans card Hazel. Love the image, papers and layout.
Caz x

Isabelle Linnér said...

What a nice card and the papers are so beautiful. I like the colors:)
Hugs Isabelle

Nenny said...

Oow, this would be a great image for my clever orchid growing Father-in-law! Great card, so beautifully put together inside and out! Hugs, Wends x