Friday, 14 June 2013

Relax ...

... it's your birthday.

Another card with a background made with a print on black card from the gelli print using black and white acrylic paints and a lattice card as a stencil, mounted on to a black card blank with the addition of some stickers and the sentiment generated with my dymo letratag label maker.

This is for:

Facebook A card a day
Our creative corner June: recipe - I chose: List A: fabric (the cushion and slippers), List B: metal (the clip around the newspaper), List C: paints
Catered crop: for the boys
Glitter n sparkle 36: father's day/male cards
Hobby cutz 8: masculine and/or father's day
Cards for men 12: boys will be boys
Craft your passion 166: father's day/masculine
Get inky 6: creations for boys and/or men
Kaboodle 175: for your favourite guy
Lexi 92: father's day or special male birthday
Platypus 34: for the boys
Tammy scraping corner 66: anything goes manly/father's day
City crafter 163: it's all about him
Clear it out: male cards + stash: metal (the glasses on the newspaper) - the stickers are old
Crafty sentiments: card/project for a male
LEJ 57: something for the boys/men
Papertake weekly: hello boys
Top tip Tuesday 103: masculine
Tuesday throwdown 151: you're the man
Twisted Tuesday 52: clothes make the man (slippers)
Use it Tuesday 57: masculine (old stickers)
Crafting by designs: anything goes with a twist: father's day, men, male themed
Crafting for all seasons 54: one for the guys
Perfect sentiments 83: for the boys
The sisterhood of crafters: it's all about the boys
DL.ART thankful Thursday 111: father's day/or card for a man
MilkCoffee: father's day and/or male inspired creations
Jelly park friends: masculine theme
Simply create too 39: father's day/or a male
Crafter's cafe 17: fathers or for a male
The crafting cafe June: here come the boys
Digistamps4Joy 69: for the men in our lives
Art impressions 112: masculine cards
Order of the opus gluei 158: birthday
Divas by design: happy birthday
Fab 'n' funky 175: birthday
Bloggers challenge: birthday
AnMaCreatief 21: birthday
A and T 25: happy birthday
Sister act 11: anything goes
Spark your creativity now 10: anything goes
613 avenue create 23: anything goes
Aud sentiments: anything goes
Paper playtime 12: anything goes
Inky linky 18
Make it Monday 144
Inspire me Fridays 107
52 card pickup 2.24


  1. a fabulous card!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi (GD this week on lexi's creations challenge)

  2. Great masculine card! Love the slippers! Thanks for sharing it with us at Hobbycutz.

  3. This is awesome Hazel! LOL ... love the slippers! Very clever! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘One For The Boy’s’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  4. Love it! Love those slippers and newspaper! Thank you for playing along with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  5. Love this!

    Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles this week.

  6. so cute! It's a fun relaxing card. Love the little glasses on the paper!
    thanks for joining our masculine challenge at Use It Tuesday and hope to see you again.
    Tammy DT

  7. Wonderful work with your Gelli plate ... terrific card! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

  8. Such a wonderful creation. Thanks for playing along at Twisted Tuesday Challenge!

  9. Lovely card with great embeillishments.
    Thanks for joining us at Craft your Passion.
    xxx Michelle

  10. Oh great card Hazel !! Thanks for playing at Crafty Sentiments Designs this week !!

    hugs Diane xx

  11. Great male card thanks for sharing with glitter n sparkle x

  12. Great masculine card! Very creative. Those glasses, love them! Gelli prints all the rage now! Thanks for playing at 613 Avenue Create this week and good Luck!

  13. Great card Hazel!! Love the bg. And those slippers are great. Thank you so very much for playing with us for our 'Anything Goes' challenge at Paper Playtime!!!! :)

  14. Hazel, this is so fun!!! I wish I had seen it in time for Father's Day! It is PRECIOUS!!! Thanks for playing along at Sister Act this week! Hope to see you soon!!

  15. What a great card Hazel!! Thanks for playing this week at CCCB :-)

  16. Fab - those slippers and cushions are just too cute!

    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown - I hope you can join us again soon!


    Julie x

  17. Love the little glasses Hazel, what a fun and great masculine card.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Make it Monday..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  18. Thank you for taking the time to enter the LEJ Designs Challenge No. 57 - Something for the Boys/Men...

    What a cute card. I really like the slippers and the matching cushion on the arm chair. Such an unusual card with great embellishments.

    I really hope to see many more entries from you in our future monthly challenges on our challenge blog. Fantastic digi images from LEJ Designs up for grabs and other stuff from our amazing sponsors!

    Hugs Lisa xxxxx DT Member

    p.s. we are currently having a DT call, please see our 'sticky post' on the blog for more details

  19. What a great card! I love that little news paper! Thank you for joining us this week at Fab'n'Funky!

  20. Great card Hazel with fabulous detail. Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men. hugs, Pat K x

  21. Oh my! I love your card & all the fab little embellishments! Thanks for playing at The Crafting Cafe in our Here Come The Boys Challenge!
    Good Luck

  22. Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at CYP! HUgsxx

  23. What a fabulous card this is..Thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

  24. Such a lovely creation! Thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Sentiments. Lotsa luv, hugs xxxx

  25. The slippers are so cute :) Very pretty card!
    Thank you for playing along with us at Digistamps 4 Joy and we hope to see you again. Good Luck :)
    [DS4J DT Member]
    [Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Personal Blog]

  26. This fits the theme perfectly...Love the slippers...Thank you for entering our Challenge this time...Hugs Kobie....Hobbycutz Challenges...x

  27. Love what you've done! Thank you for joining us at The Crafting Cafe this month!
    Claire xx
    CC DT

  28. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘For the Men in Our Lives’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Would love you to visit my blog and join my 600-Follower Give-Away. Thank you so much if you already have entered and good luck.}
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  29. Love the collage of goodies for Dad to rest and relax ... great idea, beautiful card. :) Hugs, Kelly

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

  31. what a fabulous card Hazel.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

  32. This is such a fun card, love it! The slippers, the cushion, the newspaper, just great. Fabulous masculine card. Thanks for joining us at CCCB this week. Hugs and happy day, Wendy

  33. Great card, great theme!

    Thank you for sharing this with us at Aud Sentiments!

    Mel xx

  34. Hazel, I love the way you created your background. And those stickers are perfect! Thanks for sharing your card with us at The Perfect Sentiment Challenge.

  35. Very cool I keep meaning to try acrylic paints, I love the effect you got with them and the cute slipper embellishments. Thank you for sharing with us over at Jellypark Friends for our Masculine Challenge. Mel :o)

  36. This is so cool!! I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #111 Father’s day/ or a card for a man!! challenge, Have a great day
    DIANA L.

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  38. Oh good grief...I'm applauding you here. These elements are just adorable together!! Absolutely the perfect blend of masculine items. LOVE these Hazel. :)

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    Lisa xx

  39. Oh goodness how cute are those little slippers?! Thanks for joining us at Use It Tuesday and using up your stash.

  40. Wow. I just love the slippers. Thanks so much for joining at HobbyCutz.


  41. Very cute card! Those slippers are a hit! Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  42. Fabulous Hazel! Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men and good luck! Hugs, Anne (DT)

  43. Love all the small details on this card. Well done. So glad you played along with us at The Crafting Café challenge.
    xx Ria

  44. What a great card, Hazel! Your details are just adorable. Glad you could join us at Art Impressions for our masculine challenge this week :o)

  45. Such a great card!!! Love all the elements, especially the glasses.
    Thanks for playing along with us at Get Inky!

    Get Inky! Challenge Blog

  46. WOW! I love your attention to detail in your card. Every little thing really makes the card. Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  47. This is so clever, Hazel... I love the fabric for the cushions and slippers, and the wire clip made into the spectacles to read the newspaper is an inspired touch! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner.
    Alison x

  48. Love your card Hazel! It's so creative and like Alison, I love that clip made into the spectacles!
    Thanks for joining us at Our Creative Corner for this challenge. Juliax

  49. Very nice card! Thanks for joining at AnMaCreatief again.

    Hugs Lotte

  50. The attention to detail on this is great Hazel. Love the slippers/cushion and the spectacles. Thanks for joining us at Our Creative Corner. Hugs, Jenny x

  51. This I find really typically a men's card. Nice that you take part in elections for the second time with the junichallenge at AnMaCreatief Greetings Judith

  52. Thank you for joining in at Jellypark Friends Friday Challenge – hope you can join us again for the next challenge! Jellypark Challenges


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