Sunday, 10 April 2016

Grandad's 80.

Morning -  Its Sunday so its time for a Dr Digi card. This morning I have stuck with the current challenge theme of Sport as there are so many brilliant images that fit this theme. I was asked to make this card for an 80TH brithday for a Grandad who loves football. Where else would you find such a perfect image than this one which you can find here.

































I used a strip of wood effect paper from Crate Paper DIY Shop down the side and then cut a panel from of the sky paper from Crate paper Maggie Holmes collection which I mounted on kraft card. I used a white fence die from Marianne designs and also a grass die from Joy of Crafts which I cut from Doodlebug paper.
The letter stickers are from Websters Pages and I die cut the Happy Birthday greeting from red mirri using a new Lawn Fawn die which I suspect I will use a lot!! I also used a little glaze on the glasses to make them shine a bit.

I used these promarkers & flexmarkers to colour the image -
Skin - Antique White, Blush, Soft Peach, Coral & Spice.
Shorts & Boots - Cool greys.
Ball - Tan, Cinnamon & Raw Sienna.
Clothes - Red, Poppy, Ruby & Burgandy
I used a little Icicle to shade the white areas.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges -
Brown Sugar - ATG 
Crafty Catz - Hobbies / Interests.
Creative Fingers - ATG
Jos scrap shack - ATG
Morgans Art - For the men.
Simply Papercrafts - ATG
Crafting with attitude -ATG
Crafting for all seasons - Dies or punches.


I hope you like him and I would love to see your sporting creations over at the Facebook Dr Digi challenge.
Liz (:(|)x

8 comments:

  1. what a fabulous card for any granddad great design
    Ginny x
    My Blog As I do Rodos

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  2. Thank you so much for sharing your project and entering our Challenge.
    I hope you can join us again for our next Challenge.
    Angie DT
    Jo’s Scrap Shack

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  3. Fabulous card, love the little scene you've created, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

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  4. Brilliant card and thanks for sharing with us at crafty catz this week

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  5. What a fun card! Great image! Thank you so much for joining our Funday Friday challenge this week!
    Hugs,
    Jo-owner
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

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  6. Such a fun and fabulous masculine card...I love it! Thanks for joining Fun~day Friday at Jo's Scrap Shack.

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  7. Great fun image and happy birthday sentiment die-those B.papers are just perfect---Thank you for joining us at Simply Papercrafts
    Carol DT x

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  8. great card !
    Thank you for joining us at Crafting with an attitude!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.
    Bad Kitty's Craftroom

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