Monday, June 6, 2011

Marvelous Monday at Shelly's Images

Happy Monday! Today I have an image for you from Shelly's Images titled Duck Pond. It worked perfectly with Basic Grey's Pyrus dp's. I've added a strip of jute from Really Reasonable Ribbon and distressed everything with my edge scraper.

The challenge this week at Shelly's Images Blog is "Seeing Spots". Be sure to pop over and see what the rest of the team has created.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Card Cupids - More Than 3 Layers
Crafty Pad - SIO – Stripes
Creative Inspirations - 2W - Fathers Day or Card for Dad 
Creative Inspirations Paint - 1E - Dad or Special Male
Here Come the Boys - 2W, 3E, cards only, must be masculine - 2nd W - Fathers Day/Hubby/Partner
Sparkles Forum - 2W - Fathers Day 
Stampin' Sisters in Christ - Use something New - Tech, Colour Combo etc (new stamp)
Craft Your Days Away  - 2W -  2nd W -  #21 Fathers Day/Special Man
Designed 2 Delight - 3E - Masculine card, without flowers 
ECP Challenges - 2W -  2nd W -  #39 For Dad
One Stop Craft - #134 Texture
Card Makin' Mamas - 2W, 2E, cards only - 2nd week - Use your scraps.
Delicious Doodles - 3E, SIO - Texture.
Fussy and Fancy - 2W - Card for a male.
Inspire Me Fridays - Always anything goes.
Simply Create - 2W - Father's Day.
Stamp Man - 2W, 1E/craft type - Boys & men.
Stamp Something - Use a digi.
AiFactory - 1E, SIO - Distressing.
Aud Sentiments Challenge - 2W - 2nd week - A sentiment/card for a male.
Paper Crafting Journey - 2W - 2nd week - Anything goes and/or use your favourite whatever (colours, technique, etc).
Some Odd Girl - 2W, SIO - Masculine.
Stamp Insanity - SIO - Anything goes.
Crafting for all Seasons - 2W - #2 Father's Day
Digistamps 4 Joy - 2W, SIO  - #20 wings
Freshly Brewed - 5E, SIO- #49 masculine
Paper Shelter Challenge - 3E, SIO - #16 father
Simon Says Stamp - Father's Day / for a male
Digital Tuesday - include a digital element - #113 Animal Friends
Partytime Tuesdays - 3E (2E anything goes wk) - PTT#18 Anything Goes

Clearly iStamp - Distressing

Paper Take Weekly - Sketch*


Tina said...

this is amazing...your coloring is beautiful..your papers are perfect


Grace said...

Oh wow! This is a GREAT guy card and you worked the sketch beautifully! Love how you colored the image!!! Thanks so much for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!! Have a great week!

aqualeiga said...

Gosh! 31 challenges! Great card for a guy, lovely colours. Thanks for sharing it with us at THE CRAFTY PAD for our STRIPES challenge this week. Hugs, ali x

Kathleen said...

lovely card. saw it over on Inspire Me Fridays.
kathleen mc xx

Julie said...

Fabulous card. Just a perfect masculine card. Thanks for joining us at Aud sentiments

Cheryl said...

Fabulous card! I love the distressing and fabulous papers. Check out all those challenges! Well done! I am totally a challenge junkie myself.

Have a great week

Wendy said...

Oh Wow! This looks great! All the distressing and the lacey BUT manly ribbon looks totally awesome! Thanks for joining us over at PCJ.


Cassie said...

You did an awesome job of using distressing! Thanks so much for playing along with the CIC :D

Charlene said...

Wonderful coloring of that great stamp. Love the papers and colors you went with...looks real "outdoorsy". Thanks for joining us at Digistamps4Joy ~ Charlene GD DS4J

Bunny said...

What a lovely card...Thank you for joining us at Digistamps4joy, and good luck..

Bunny GD DS4J

Wendy (Woo to friends!) said...

What a fantastic card! Love it! Thanks for joining in at HCTB's Woo x

Debbie said...

This is a fantastic Father Day card.. Thanks so much for joining us at Creative Inspirations.


Anonymous said...

Hi, Like the distressed look of your card. Thanks for playing with us at Come and Get It Challenges.

Audrey said...

What a gorgeous card. I love your coloring. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

Heather said...

Great card! I love the distressing.

Thanks for playing along at the Freshly Brewed Challenges Month Long Prize Challenge.

Heather D.
Fresh Brewed Designs

xxxtglxxx said...

Oooh, this is gorgeous! I love all the texture and the details. Great image and perfect colours.

Thanks so much for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenge this week,



Kathy D. said...

Wow that is some serious sketch combining! You are right that papers goes great with that image. Thanks for distressing with us over at Clearly Inspired Challenge #29 at

Shell~AK Stamper said...

Wonderfully Done the image that you picked!

Thanks for joining us this week at Come and Get It Challenges.


Crafting Gill said...

Really like this card lovley thanks for joining us at SFC good luck
Gill xx

Natascha (nata1984) Germany said...

Wow, I love your distressed and used touch on your card. The colours matches very well and this image is so great. Thank you so much for joining us at Digital Tuesday.

Hugs, Natascha

Lorraine A said...

Fabulous card Heather :-) I love the image and the papers are lovely ,,,as you said they are perfect with the image ! :-)

thanks for joining us on the Papertake Weekly, Simon Says Stamp and Stamp Something Challenges :-)
Lols x x x

Marie said...

Wonderful male's card. Thanks for playing with us over at TPS this week.
Love n hugs

Sprytebyrd said...

Beautiful card! Such wonderful coloring and I love the papers and distressing!
Thanks so much for playing along with the Card Makin Mamas this week! Have Fun and I hope to see you again soon!
Hugs, Dee Sprytebyrd's Sentiments

Marjo said...

Fantabulous card, guess I can't say gorgeous..not very Love your design and color scheme.

Thanks so much for playing with us at Simply Create. Good luck.

xoxo Marjo

Jenn said...

Love your layers!!! Thanks for joining us at Card Cupids this week!!


Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Beautiful cards...such cute images...thanks for joining us at TPS.................

* Shaz * said...

Gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at SFC this time good luck xx

Lizy said...

This is lovely! And so unusual for Father's Day!
Thanks for joining us at Crafting For All Seasons!
Lizy DT x

Christi said...

Nice distressing lady! Great job! Thanks for joining us at the CIC!

Amy said...

GREAT Father's Day card. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments.

paperfun said...

Great card. My husband is from a family of duck hunters, so any of the men in his family would love this card. Great job.

Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away.


Wendy said...

great card hun love the image and texture on the card thanks you for joining us at OSCC

lolly DT

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Great Father's Day card - love the image and all the distressed papers and the inside of the card too.

Thanks for joining us this fortnight at Craft Your Days Away - Father's Day/Special Man theme. Hugs Sarahx

Sharon said...

What a great card, love that image.
Thanks for joining us at Here Come The Boys, hope to see you again next time.
Hugs Sharon x

MariLynn said...

What a great card. I love that jute ribbon. Thanks for sharing with the Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenge.

Trish Hughes said...

wow, stunning card!!!

Rose said...

love the sentiment and such a wonderful card.
So glad you joined us on Simply Create for
our "ALL ABOUT YOU DAD" challenge :)

Brenda Brown said...

Perfect colours and image for a male card - love it.
Thanks for sharing with us at the Stamp Man and good luck.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox