Wednesday, 16 March 2011

#57 Barbecue King






















I ♥ Promarkers theme - Men's Cards
This week's sponsor - Stampeezee

Well, another week has gone by. Where does the time go to? Another week means another challenge and this week we would like to see you make a men's card. I know, I know, they are not the easiest thing to do, but they are a necessity!  I have used this great image from Just Inklined which I think sums up most men when it comes to doing a barbecue. Fortunately, I have made sure that this one has not burned the bangers. LOL. I gave him paper pieced 'chef's trousers', after all, they are all experts (aren't they!!!), and of course, coloured him, including his messy apron, with Promarkers.  I created the sentiment on the PC, adding a metal gromlet from We Are Memory Keepers into the centre once I had inked with Faded Jeans Distress Ink.

















I did a matching centre panel for the insert as you can see and I am just about to write inside it too as it is going to my nephew.



















I hope you can join in with our challenge this week and I look forward to leaving you a comment if you do. I hope you feel suitably inspired with my card today and I thank you for all your kind comments as they are very much appreciated.

Tine :)

Challenges I wish to enter my card for:
Ooh-la-la - it's a man thing
Crafty Emma - men only
Incy Wincy - for the boys
Paper Pretties - masculine
Kaboodle Doodles - happy birthday
Simon Says - happy birthday
Prairie Fairy - it's my party.

12 comments:

  1. Oh wow this is awesome! Ive never seen this digi before, its PERFECT for a good man card. UNless of course, the man is vegetarian! Still they would have to love the apron!
    Great job!

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  2. Ha ha ha! He is too cute! What a great card for a guy!!!! Love his big ole mustache!!!! Darling funky pants haha!!!
    Hugs, Dena

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  3. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it! What a riot, and you can bet your bottom dollar I am not ever going to kiss that dude! Thanks for sharing your fun masculine card and for playing with us at Paper Pretties.

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  4. LOL! Wonderful card! Love the image! This chef is so funky! Love Love Love him! Thanks for joining us at Ooh La La in our "It's A Man Thing" challenge.

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  5. Brill - lovely fun image and a great layout!! Thanks for joining us at CES challenges this week, Juliexx

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  6. probably the perfect male card... fabulous, thank you for joining our male theme challenge at CES.
    Hugs Kaylou xx

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  7. Very cool card! Not enough cards around for the guys, great job! Thanks for playing along with us a Prairie Fairy Fridays Challenge and good luck! :D

    xx Tracey xx
    PFD/DT

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  8. Hi! I clicked on your blog link from Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog. Love your card! So very cool, my boyfriend would love it too! :)

    Debbie @ Phatelara

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  9. Fantastic! Thanks for linking up with us at OLL. Hugs x

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  10. This is so cute! What a super image.
    thanks for playing at Fairy Fun Friday!
    XO
    Beverly

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  11. Oh my goodness, this is so cute!! Love it! Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge blog.
    xoxo, Christine

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  12. I like your card, is perfect to a masculine theme.. Love the image look so funny and cute.
    -Sony

    I'm your new follower

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