Monday, May 20, 2013

Sailing Day

This week at the Squigglefly Challenge our theme is "man-up." 
Just make a card that is for a man. 
I chose this lovely image of a boy and his sail boat by
Lynne Stansbery at Squigglefly - I think it would make a fabulous father's day card
The Creative Details:
Image: Lynne Stansbery at Squigglefly Stamps
Colors: Copic markers
Embellishments: foam mounting, bakers twine, buttons

The Challenges:
Allsorts - true blue
Artistic Inspiration - cards for men
Creative Corner - song inspired ("Sail Away")
Creative Inspiration Paint - anything goes
Delightful Challenge - bingo (button, dimension, paper)
Fab n' Funky - fav. embellie (buttons)
Here Come the Boys - buttons
House That Stamps Built - masculine
Love to Create - something for kids
Make it Monday - anything goes
Oldie But a Goodie - inspired by "Sail Away" (old item/button)
Paper Creator Crafts - for the boys
Really Reasonable Ribbon - red,white and blue + ribbon
Shelly's Images - show us what you got
Totally Papercrafts - young or old with digi
Totally Gorjuss - water

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. Beautiful scene with wonderful dimension and coloring. What a darling image!

  2. Love the image and your coloring and card design frame it beautifully!

  3. What a gorgeous image! Thank you for joining us this week at Fab'n'Funky!

  4. Beautiful card and fabulous colors and coloring! Love the red and white houndstooth!

  5. Awesome man card! Love this image and the colors you've used! Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges!
    Jackie :)

  6. What a wonderful card. thank you for joining us at Here Comes The Boys. hugs! Mojca

  7. Great male card!! I love that image and the houndstooth DP and plaid buttons!!

  8. Love the scene you have created and the layering of the leaves. The red, white and blue really is perfect for your card. Very sweet!

  9. Gorgeous card...Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky this week.
    Wendy xx

  10. Elizabeth, this is wonderful. What a great scene and your coloring and layering is so well done. Cute buttons too. Very special! Hugz!

  11. A lovely card Elizabeth. Nice colors and like you said perfect for a masculine father's day card.
    thanks for playing in our 'inspired by a song' challenge at creative corner challenges this week and hope to see you again.
    Tammy DT

  12. Elizabeth, wow, so very pretty! Your coloring is wonderful and the image is aweswome!

  13. lovely work Elizabeth. That card is super cute for a dad. I just LOVE those buttons you chose for it too. Great job on this week's challenge. Cheers, Holley

  14. beautiful card, love the image and colours. Thank you for joining us at Artistic this week. Abbie (Owner) xx

  15. Beautiful card I love the image..Thank you for joining us over at artistic Inspirations this week.

    Joan x

  16. Elizabeth this is a really cute card. I love the dimension you've given the scene. Those little plaid buttons are so cute and go perfectly with the red and white paper.

  17. Fab creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  18. WOW! So fun! I love how you popped up the greens!
    Thank you for playing on Creative Corner Challenges!

  19. Very beautiful and love the image!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations Paint challenge!
    Michelle, dt team

  20. Thank you for sharing your lovely work with us and playing along with the challenge at Here Come The Boys! Woo x