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Saturday, 16 February 2013

My Time to Craft - Guest Design Team Card - 16 February 2013

Here is my week 3 card as Guest Design Team Member for My Time to Craft.  The challenge topic for this week is "for men only" so this means it is a card for man to receive only.
 
For my birthday card I have used Joanna Sheen's "Times Gone By" CD.  I chose this gorgeous image of the children watching the steam train going by.  The backing papers are from the CD as well and I have just inked the edges.
It is an 8x8 card and I have decorated all four sides of the card to make it special.  I have used various toppers that came on the sheet along with using Kanban ticket stamps to make some tickets (well on a train you need tickets don't you??) and used some sentiments from a Debbi Moore magazine.
Other items the card has been finished off with are ribbon and buttons.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Anything Goes Challenge - Vintage/shabby chic
LEJ Designs - For someone special
Shopping Our Stash - They say it's your birthday (my used up stash is the ribbon and buttons which I've had for some years now)
Charisma Cardz - Anything goes
Inspire me Friday - Anything goes
Totally Gorjuss - For the men

13 comments:

Marie-Louise said...

Great card Kym. I keep forgetting about my cd's (and I have this one) - after seeing this card I am going to have to look them out again.

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

awesome to have you guesting with us Kym!!!

Cumbrianlass said...

A wonderful mans card, and they are so awful to make for aren't they.
thanks for joining in the lejdesigns Challenge
Janet

Leslie Hanna said...

Yes, card for men are tough, but you've done a great job! Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card hun, love the sentiment juts perfect!
Your new look blog is gorgeous as is your new room!! Lucky girl!
Hugs Shell xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Reminds me of The Railway Children, fab. Thanks for playing at TG

Sheryl said...

Great male card Kym. makes me feel quite nostalgic!
Thanks for joining our anything goes challenge at Charisma Cardz.
Hugs Sheryl xx

Janine said...

Wonderful male card Kym. Great vintage feel.
Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes.
Hugs, Janine xx

Ann said...

Great man card. Trains are always a hit around here!

Judith said...

I love this nostalgic card Kym - such a lovely days-gone-by smile making card hugs Judith x

Wedgie said...

Fab card...love that you added tickets too!

Wedgie xxx

Renate said...

Great card! Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week! :)

Kezzy said...

Fantastic card I love the vintage images. Thank you for joining us at Anything Goes Challenge Blog :-) Kezzy xx