Not As Old As It Looks!

Friday, 27 July 2012

Good morning everyone!
And a beautiful morning it is too - at long last!  We've had lot's of rain and cloud here in Northern Ireland while everyone else, it seems, was getting lovely weather - no fair!!  Pity I can't enjoy the sun today as I'm stuck in work :(

But anyway, today is Friday, so that means there's a 50% chance of there being a new challenge on the Alphabet Challenge Blog and today we're in luck!!
We're up to M and the lovely Shaz chose the theme of...

M for Men Only!

Always a tough theme so I made my card early - so although my card for today is for Father's Day, it was given to my dad on the actual day! lol!

Here it is:

The fun image is from the fabulous Bugaboo and is called Consciousness.  He's coloured with the following copics: Skin: E21,13,00,0000,R20.  Clothes: B39,37,34,16,14,12.  Cup: Y08,06,02 Hair: C9,7,5,3.  I used a clear Sakura glaze pen on the mug and his glasses.

The papers are Basic Grey Lime Rickey.  The sentiment is by Lili of the valley from the postage sentiments sent.  The buttons are from my stash.

The inside uses the same papers and the sentiment that came with the image.

So go to the Alphabet Challenge Blog and check out the rest of the design teams fab work and have a go yourself!

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Crafts & Me Challenge; Anything goes
Crafty Creations Challenges; Buttons
Crazy Amigo Challenge; Free theme
Jackson's Digital Expressions; Anything goes
My Heart Pieces; Use a circle or square
Simon Says Stamp Challenge; Anything goes
ABC Challenge Blog: T for two - 2 buttons
Totally Gorjuss; Leaf it in

Thanks for stopping by - and a big hello to my new followers!


May said...

Brillant, love that sentiment and his knees made me laugh...Love it!! I hope you get a little sunshine over the weekend.. Hugs May x x x

Vicky said...

Hi Sheena, I thought it was about time I came to have a good ol' nosey around your blog - it's lovely. Your work is gorgeous!!

hugs Vicky xxx

Jingle said...

Very cute card! Thanks for linking up to the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

coops said...

fantastic card sheena.i love the fun image and stunning colours ;D

xx coops xx

Lesley said...

Fab card Sheena! I love the image and colours you've used! xx

Anne said...

Great card and sentiment Sheena. It was lovely to see the sun but it seems to have gone quite cold here tonight. Anne x

Joy said...

Such a fun card, love the layout.. thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

Tammy said...

Adorable card Sheena! I love that "Gus" image and your fabulous colors!
Hugs, Tammy

Cinzia Gava said...

lovely and funny card!!! ehehe!!!!thanks for playing with us at ABC Challenge

Danie May said...

What a fabulously fun card and I just love the fresh color palette and papers. Thanks so much for participating at My Heart Pieces last fortnight. Danie xx

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Cute and so funny!!! Love it!Thanks for participating in MY HEART PIECES challenge this week!!