Saturday, 26 February 2011

Playing a bit of catch up.

After a bad start to my week with not feeling too well I have managed to complete another card for a few challenges. The first one really is catch up cos the deadline is for tomorrow over on http://http//!/home.php?sk=group_162637607101606&ap=1 Fiona set us the challenge of anything along as it`s a Sugar Nellie image and there had to be paper piecing somwhere in the design.
I`m also entering this into the http://http// fortnightly challenge and the http://http// challenge.
The sugar bowl theme is a sketch and Totally papercrafts also has the paperpiecing as it`s theme this week. I hope you enjoy having a look at what I`ve done and remember any comments critical or otherwise are grealty appreciated. Thanks to everyone who have left lovely comments on my blog to date. xxxx
My recipe for this card.
CC centura pearl snow white card as base card.
Mounting card CC centura pearlescent biege
Design card has been printed from the Mens Collection CD from Crafters Companion of which one design was used fro my paper piecing on the images pullover hat and socks.
Border punched out with another of the Martha Stewart`s punches
Image is Sugar Nellie`s FORE!! coloured in remainder with my Promarkers.
Golf stamp on squares is a stamp from Papercrafts4you.
Sentiment was one I stamped out at last weeks card class I go to.
Inks used Memento & Stazon.
From craft basics. DST & pinflair silicone glue.


  1. this is stunning and he is perfect for paper peircing which looks fab too xx

  2. fabulous card...fab DP which are just perfect to match your image.


  3. Aww Linda you have the bug for 3 squares! lol
    Super card, the papers lend themselves perfectly to golf
    Thanks for joining us at TPC this week

  4. Really lilke this card always difficult mens cards lovely idea

  5. Great man card Linda. I always seem to do cars for my lot! Son works at Arnold Clark Ford in Aberdeen, son-in-law at Audi in Perth and then there's my husband, 3 nephews and grandson!

    Really like that golfer image and great paper-piecing.

    Just saw your entry for Less is More too. Love how you've done it. I'm still thinking!!

    Kat xx

  6. Great card for a golf fan. Love the paper piecing. Good luck in the challenges. Debs xx

  7. Tremendous - love the paper piecing & the whole co-ordinated look tot his. Hope you are feeling very much better.
    Paula (PEP)

  8. Linda great card...I've still to play with this stamp! Great background too. Thanks for taking part in the Sugar Bowl challenge and happy crafting!
    Regards Erika.

  9. Perfect card for the avid golfer! Love it! Thanks for joining the Sugar Bowl Challenge! :)