Monday, 5 November 2012


Hi everyone, it's bonfire night, remember remember the 5th November.
Also its time for my first ever DT card to be put up,
we're running a little late due to the awful weather state side, and awaiting news that everyone is ok
but it was decided to get things rolling today so you dont miss out,
my design team card for challenge #132
is based on the theme a lot of us struggle with...MEN cards, but thanks to the great images supplied by
it just got easier.
go check them out, they have loads of brilliant male themed images plus many others
we have a fab prize from them so get your entries in,
the prize is
 3 single digis of the winner's choice or 1 digi set and 1 single digi (excluding personalized books). 
pop on over to 
to get your entry in, remember the theme is cards for a man have lots of fun designing,

here is my DT card, I used the image hot dog stand coloured with tim holtz distress pens and ink pads, i cut it out with a spellbinders die and added faux stitching the paper is an old one from my stash which I coloured parts of with the pens to tone it more with the image, I made little flapeps and adhered brown buttons,I made it for my dad who has passed as it was his birthday the other day.
dont forget to check out the rest of the DT's creations their links are in my side bar.


Diane said...

Love the colour tones of your card Amanda !! Just right for a man !!

hugs Diane xx

Edwina said...

Beautiful card! Love the coloring of the image. Love the paper and embellishments. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

Crea-Sandra said...

Beautiful, I love the coloring and the colors!
Hugs Sandra

Michelle said...

I love your card. Wonderful coloring on the hot dog stand. The paper goes well with your image. Thank you for sharing with us.

Michelle (Design Team Sis)

jordiegirl said...

Brilliant idea Amanda.

By the way where did you get the lovely background for your blog?