Monday, 21 March 2011

One for the boys...

Hey, friends!

I have another boy's card today. I'm not a "specialist":)) at these as I prefer to have lots of flowers on my cards but I must keep in mind that there are just as many boys in our lives than girls:). Plus, there are so many gorgeous stamps out there for boys! I really had a hard time choosing one for this week's challenge at Mo's Digital Pencil  where the theme is "Let's hear it for the boys". I had to write down the exact title because I just love the way Pat puts words together!:)
So I "turned upside down" Mo's shop to find a boy's stamp (not that I wouldn't already have lots of them:)). That reminds me to tell you, if you don't know this already, there's a cute 1 dollar digi for a limited period of time. All proceeds from this stamp while it is on sale will be donated to help the people of Japan. You can find it here.
Eventually, I went for Tolerance, one of the cutest, most hilarious of Mo's stamps I wanted to buy for a long time. Just look at the expression on that cat's face! It seems to have taken it lying down, love or punishment, who cares:))!



Recipe for my card:
Stamp: Mo Manning - Tolerance
Coloring medium: Promarkers
DP: Echo Park- A Walk in the Park
Misc: Ribbon from Papermania, flower made with a Sizzix die, buttons, staples, distress ink,  lace from stash
Sentiment: computer generated

Challenges for my card:

Bronte and Bella's Challenge -  Let's Hear it for The Boys
 One Stitch At A Time - Something for the Boys 
2 Sisters - Furry Friends  
Catch The Bug -  Baby/Child
Sugar Creek Hollow  - Anything Goes   
Totally Gorjuss - Button It   
Card Makin' Mamas  - animals  
Fashionista Friday - aquamarine  
Guylou's Inimitability  - dots  
Paper Cutz - your choice  
Totally Papercrafts - buttons  
Crafty Sentiments -  Animals  
Paper Crafting Journey -- Use a Digi  
Paper Pretties -  masculine  
Clear It Out! - Buttons

This is it for today! Hope you like it and thanks in advance for your lovey comments! It's a great pleasure to hear from you!
Have a great week!
Hugs and kisses to you all!
Iulia

29 comments:

Marianne said...

How adorble this little fellow with his cat. You colored them so well. The papers you used, gives a happy feeling like a brith sunny day. Good luck with the challenges.
Hugs Marianne

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous, cute card Iulia.
luv
Debby

sparklingblackrose said...

Gorgeous-the colours make me think of spring! :-) Elaine Guest DT OSAAT xxx

Karen's Fun Blog said...

Wow!! I love everything about this, you did a beautiful job! : )

Guylou said...

Fabulous boy card! Love all the elements on the card and that image is sooo cute!! Thanks for participating in our challenge at Guylou's.
Cheers!
Guylou

Sara I. said...

How adorable!! Love your papers and all those fab details make this card too cute for words! Thanks for joining us at Guylou's and good luck!

heidy said...

Hoi Lulia,This is a cute boy's card,think you did a great job!
Hugs Heidy

Rachel B said...

Your card is fabulous! I love the image and coloring. I also love the buttons and how you put one as the center of the flower! Thanks for playing along at Clear It Out.

Dorcas said...

Oh Iulia, this is wonderful!!!! I really love all the lovely details, really gorgeous card!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card, really cute image!

Thank you for sharing with us at OSAAT this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Trina said...

Oh! Everything works perfectly to make this a great card! I love your coloring and the polka dots! Thanks for playing at Guylou's Inimitability!

Molecraft said...

Such a cute image, love it! Great papers too!
Helen x

Cole said...

Your coloring is AMAZINGLY beautiful - such an adorable card!

Jac said...

Super card, love the image really made me smile. Thanks for joining Crafty Sentiments this week

Brenda said...

Really great card. love the mix of textures. Thanks for joining the challenge at Guylous!

xxxtglxxx said...

Hi Iulia :) Thanks so much for your wonderful comments on my blog :)

I love this image (and have yet to get it), but its adorable! I love the aqua blues on this, and the fabby buttons and lace go so well.

lol at the expression on the cats face! :D Gorgeous Iulia :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Pat said...

Hi Iulia...your post made me smile!! How are you, sweetie??! My goodness, you've created another gorgeous card! I love this little guy! And your coloring is stunning - as always!! And your DPs and layout are just perfect!! I am totally lovin' this little boy card! You are so dang talented! I'm so delighted to see you again this week at Mo's! Hugs! Pat Frank

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful male card, loving the image... thanks for sharing with us over at OSSAT one for the boys challenge this week! Jo xxx

linnzan said...

Soooo cute! I also find it really hard to make cards without flowers, just love putting flowers on every item I make. You made a lovely card without using flowers (almost no flowers anyway).
Hugs Linn

tiffany said...

goregous coloring on your images and LOVE all those layers of goodies on the card!! Thanks for joining in the challenge at 2 Sisters! =)Tiffany DT

Elaine L. said...

How cute this is! I love all the details. Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

Renlymat's World of Family & Crafts said...

This is so sweet. I love your vintage lace and how you colored the cute image. The ticket is a great touch! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sugar Creek Hollow this week. Don't forget if you become a follower on our blogs and leave us a comment you'll be eligible to win some great blog candy. Hope to see you back at SCH for another challenge soon!
~Renee
SCH DT

Debs said...

so super cute, gorgeous coloring and fabulous layout and details, thanks so much for joining our "boys" challenge this week at OSAAT, we hope to see you again soon
Debs R

Mary Duffek said...

Oh my word!!! How adorable...fabulous coloring. Thank you for joining our challenge this week at Sugar Creek Hollow. Wonderful job. SCH DT

lesleyworth said...

fantastic job at a boy's card! love how you used the flower! thanks for playing along with us at the Shoe!

ona_i_ja said...

Julia, your card is awesome. Very sweet!
Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck!
Hugs
Agnieszka

Jackie said...

What a fun card! I love all the little details that you used this too! Thank you so much for playing along with us this week at the Catch the Bug Challenge Blog! I hope to see you play along with us again!

chrissy xx said...

Awwwwww!! Sooooo cute. It's Fabulous.
Chrissyxx

Marlene said...

Lovely card! :)

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