Monday, 12 September 2011

Come Fly With Me!


I made this card for my husband's birthday. Building & flying model planes was his hobby when we first met and as funds allowed he has since changed to flying full sized light aircraft. Therefore, as soon as I saw this LOTV image it was the obvious choice for a card for him.

When the stamp arrived I hid it so well I thought I had lost it but luckily I found it just in time! I used my copics to colour it. The papers are from Fine & Dandy True Blue and Papermania Secret Garden. I used matt Gold Mirri as the backing and used one of my favourite MS punches. The tiny flags were cut from a different sheet of the Fine & Dandy paper. I don't very often admit to being happy with my work but must say, I think this was one of my better efforts, even though it was made in a bit of a rush.  Sorry the photo isn't very clear.

I'd like to enter it in the following challenges - always hoping that I meet all the rules!
Georgiegirls MSE Challenge/ Change
http://craftingwhenwecanchallenges.blogspot.com/ Anything Goes
http://robynsfetishchallengeblog.blogspot.com/ Challenge 72 Anything Goes
http://disdigidesignschallenge.blogspot.com/ Anything Goes
http://thesecretcraftersaturdaychallenge.blogspot.com/ Inspired by a song – Come fly with me.
http://www.totallygorjuss.blogspot.com/ It’s a man thing
http://prairiefairyfridays.blogspot.com/ Masculine
http://www.charismacardz.blogspot.com/ Inspired by a song – Come fly with me

http://whimsyinspires.blogspot.com/ Green


 
Thank you for looking

Margaret xx
 

18 comments:

  1. Adorable card and really clever design :)

    Thanks so much for playing along at Charisma Cardz this week,

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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  2. That is an absolutely fantastic card - and thanks for joining us at IDIC this week
    Hugs,
    Debbie xx

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  3. A gorgeous creation, love the colour choice and thank you for sharing with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate
    PS I have some candy if you are interested :)

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  4. Love this card Margaret, gorgeous image and papers. Thank you for joining us at Whimsy Inspirations, good luck with the challenge x

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  5. A great "man" card. Thanks for joining us at TG this week
    hugs sarah xxx
    p.s. I have candy on offer on my blog

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  6. This is a gorgeous card Margaret and perfect for your "flying husband" I love the MS punch, its been on my wish list ages. Good luck with all the challenges. xx

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  7. I love this stamp and sounds like the perfect image for hubby. Thanks for playing at Totally Gorjuss. (I have some candy on my blog.) Marianne x

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  8. Gorgeous card Margaret. Thanks for joining our first challenge at CWWC. Carol DT x

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  9. Great card Margaret, love the image and your design is wonderful. I really like the mat gold you have used.

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with us at Crafting When We Can Challenges. :-) xx

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  10. this is a fabulous creation Marg! thanks for joining in this week at Charisma for our Inspired by a Song challenge! Gemma x

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  11. beautiful! love the little banner under the image, and the gold is really striking! thanks so much for sharing your sweet creation with the Charisma Galz!

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  12. Such a fab card. Just love that image and what a gorgeous design. Those tiny flags and that gorgeous cloud paper is perfect for this one;) Thanks for playing at Totally Gorjuss this week and good luck. Hope to see you back saturday for a new challenge. Bettina x

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  13. Thanks for joining our "Inspired by a song" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE this week :)

    Hugs Jane x

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  14. That image is just too cute, great card!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digis!

    Good luck,
    Kelly

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  15. Adorable! Love the colors combo and the cute DP!

    Thanks for playing along with us at "Prairie Fairy Fridays" and good luck! :D

    Hugz,
    xx Tracey xx

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  16. thanks for joining us at Di's Digi Challenge Blog and good luck with your entry - I like the stammp you used and havent got around to getting it yet!! hugs Jess

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  17. Absolutely perfect for your OH, I bet he loved it.

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  18. fab card especially the clouds paper.

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