Tuesday 22 March 2011

gus 's recount

hi all
i have made this card for a friend who is 48 today ,i love this image of gus from  .bugaboostamps .....its hilarious!!! he is called gus's recount.i bet most crafters know a guy who this would be perfect for.
i have followed the sketch at card for men .
the papers are from clipartfairy's boy trendz creative set papers.,i also used card candy that i coloured to match with promarkers

challenges entered
cardsformen. sketch
onestitchatatimechallenge. something for the boys
scrap-creations1. anything goes
digidoodleshopsbest. anything goes
papercutzchallenge. anything
shellysimagesblog. anything goes
mygraficocrafts.anything goes
thecraftypad. use a digi
colourcreatechallenge. colour inspiration.olive brown,cream,black
sugarcreekhollow. anything goes
funatfairyknoll. birthday or thank you
michelle-pinkpaperparadise. anything goes
peartreedesigns. happy birthday[entry 1 of 2]


  1. Oh Just love this image and sentiment, made me laugh. Love the dp's, colours, and layout. Fab colouring as always Tracey.
    Hugs Jacqui xxxxxx

  2. Great card! I love the sentiment! Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

  3. Love this Tracey...such a fun image and sentiment and love the papers and layout you have used.

  4. Love it, and I totally agree with the sentiment! So glad you chose to join us this week for our challenge and anniversary celebration!

  5. Oh this is so perfect! I love the image and I love your sentiment! I am sure your friend will love it! Thank you for playing in our Use A Digi Challenge this week at The Crafty Pad. Wishing you luck in the random draw and hope to see you Sunday for a new challenge.

  6. Lol, fabulous, fun card! Such a great image.

    Thank you for linking up again to Make It Monday this week.

    Michelle :-)

  7. :)....so cute! And another wonderful sentiment. Thanks so much for sharing your project with us this week at Shelly's Images.

  8. Ohhh man!! I LOVE this. The image and sentiment are just perfect, as is your colouring! Those patterned papers are perfect for male cards - you can't go wrong with stripes and stars for males!!

    Thanks for joining us over at Pear Tree Designs in our 'Birthday' challenge - good luck.

    Lou Mac. xo

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  10. Love love love that image!!! That really made me chuckle, and the papers you've used are fab. Thanks for joining us at Pear Tree Designs this week and good luck xx

  11. Your card made me chuckle. I adore Gus!! You did a wonderful job of coordinating the DP, the card design, the adorable Gus, and of course the silly sentiment..just perfect:)Thanks for joining us this week at The Crafty Pad for our "use a digital stamp" challenge. Hope to see you again on Sunday for our next challenge :)

  12. I just love the way you have mounted your image with the DPs and the lovely colours. Great card! Thanks for following our sketch at Cards for Men.
    Hugs, Alison x

  13. Love the sentiment ! LOL
    Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our 'Something for the boys' challenge.
    Choccy x


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