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Thursday, 15 January 2009

mouse birthday

well today i am showing a birthday card i made for my best friends husband steve ~HAPPY BIRTHDAY STEVE ~nearly catching me up!!
used the fantastic sketch over on sketch saturday, also used three other challenges on this card =over on basic grey the challenge is to use "chipboard", and over on one stop craft ~the theme is "take a punch" (use a punch), also over on cute card thursday they are asking you to use humour on your card "have a giggle".
i have used basic grey archaic rock and primitive papers, brenda pinnick chipboard letters/circles, used my stampin` up scalloped edge punch,and used my new crop~a~dile big bite for holes and eyelets, used this cute housemouse stamp ~mudpie wonders and inkadinkadoo~ child hood saying , used the puched out hole middles as embellishments!! ~no glitter as a mans card!!
still sorting out toys/and crafting bits ~starting to see the wood for the trees!! byeeeeeeeeee for now xx


24 comments:

bumblebee creations said...

very cute!! Love the look on the mouses face!! You have colored him so well! TFS!

joey said...

Hi Vanessa,love the card,gorgeous papers and fab words.xx

Shary said...

Cute and funny, great HM card.

Deb said...

fabulous card, love it, great masculine card and such fun!

Thank you for joining in the CCT challenge!

Annie said...

cute card Vanessa, even for a man! I've lost the instructions for my big bite and made a right mess of trying to do eyelets this afternoon - I have put the instructions somewhere safe .. .. I just can't remember where! hugs, annie x

Macpurp said...

cracking card!
I love the stamp...how many fingers are you! LOL
you getting there with the sorting out?

love tina xx

a message from gillyflower said...

hi nessy
sorry i haven't been around for so long
hope things are good your end of the world
love the card something different great mans card
gill

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

This is just darling!! i love this!! Cute sentiment!! :)

Cathy said...

Fab blokes card Nessy. I love the papers and the sentiment - made me smile!
Hugs
Cathy xx

Sharon said...

Love it Nessy! Fun card and for a bloke too. Well done! Thanks for joining in the One Stop Craft Challenge.
Sharon

Kristen said...

What an awesome card! I love the how many finger are you sentiment, that is so cute and funny! Thanks for playing at BG Challenges.

Chris said...

A brilliant card Nessy! I love the fun element of it, the sentiment is fantastic. Great papers, chipboard and design. Well done on all those challenges LOL! Chris x

Carolyn Bounds said...

Hahaha!!! This card is wonderful!!! I especially love the little mousie:o) You know I am a sucker for anything House Mouse:o) I know Steve is going to love it!!!

Hugs!
Carolyn

Marcea said...

What a brill man's card and yet it is still so cute - he will love it!
-x-

debby4000 said...

what a fun cute card, love the sentiment.

Rica said...

Hi Nessy,
Brilliant card - you've certanly 'rocked' the CCT challenge with the little mousie and the sentiment.
Your archaic papers and chipboard elements are superb.
Thanks for playing along with us this week at BG.
hugs Heather xx

Vicki said...

i love the sentiment on this card Vanessa it's such fun and a great card you've created too. When you get chance, there are a few awards on my blog for you xx vicki xx

Angelo said...

I love your card, Vanessa! It's really a man's card both in colours and details. And I love that image! House Mouse are so cute!

I have an award for you to put on your blog. Come visit my blog to grab it!

Hugs, Kristin :9

Donna said...

Great Mans card Nessy, love the sentiment lol. Thanks for joining in the one stop craft challenge. Donna x Have a great weekend.

Andrea, said...

Fab card Nessy, the little mouse is so cute and I love the sentiment. have a good weekend

Shelley said...

Great card Nessy, love the sentiment and mouse are fab. Thanks for joining in with our one stop craft challenge.
Shelley xx

cats whiskers said...

Geat card Nessy
Have a good weekend
Hugs Jacqui x

Bev said...

Brilliant card sweetie, love the sentiment. It seems a lot of us have thought funny and blokes lol.

hugs Bev x

Vicki May said...

Steve loved his card especially the writting inside lol. And I don't think he would of minded glitter, I put 100's and 1000's on mine. big hugs Vic oxo's