Monday, 18 April 2011

Beach boy!

Its my son Dec's birthday this week and I have a few cards to make for him. This one is from is grandparents. He is a keen surfer and I know he will enjoy this one. He has red hair which, as you can see, I struggle with lol.  I saw a gorgeous card over on Gaelle's blog using this image and just knew it would suit Dec perfectly, thanks for the inspiration Gaelle:)
Image - Tickledpink
Papers - background image from Thomas Kinkade cd
Embellishments - glitter flower and letter stickers
Medium - promarkers
Sentiment - quote from google, changed to suit a surfer
Stamped Sentiment - Ladybug Crafts Ink

I would like to enter this into
CD Sunday - They are celebrating their Birthday so get your cds out and join the fun!!
Birthday Sundaes - anything goes Birthday
Stamp with Fun - birthday
Crafter's Companion - aqua and brown (if this is not brown enough just delete me)
Man Card World - male card with a flower (flowers on his shorts and surf board)
Incy Wincy - bright and bold


Nikbee said...

A fab card Pinky. I love the background image and the surfer is great.

Nikki x

Chrissy said...

These are fabulous images...great for THAT age group..fabulous the colours..great the plaster on his leg photos of my 2 1/2 feet today...will post in a couple of days...I did laugh at what you

Jacq said...

Hi Pinky,
Another fab card! Loving these male themed cards, your son is sure to love this! Great image and background image. Love the colour scheme you've used. Coloured to perfection as always.
Hugs Jacqui xxxxx

Carol said...

A Wow of a card Pinky. Love that image - brilliant. I too saw the plaster on his leg.
Thank you for joining in our celebrations this week at Cd Sunday and Good Luck.

brenda said...

Fabulous Pinky.

And thanks for the info where the image comes from as one of my boys is also a keen surfer and I have always wanted to find a decent surk image.

Hope you are OK.

B x

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is a fab image .. i love it - and his hair looks wonderful!
What a cool dude
Lisa x

Tess said...

Fabulous card Pinky. I'm sure Dec will love it. Thanks for sharing with us at CD Sunday. x

cowboydutrem said...

Wow you were quick to use it! Love that you put the name on the surf board!

Christine said...

Super card Pinky, I am sure Dec will be thrilled to receive it. Thanks fort sharing with us at CD Sunday this week.
Christine xxx

Nikki said...

Fantastic Card your coloring on your image really pops off the BG :)
Thanks for Sharing at Incy Wincy this Week
Hugs Nikki and the rest of the DT

starcyl said...

Great card Pinky, good to see such an image on a Thomas Kinkade background. Thanks for joining in with the celebrations this week.
Jenny x
CD Sunday DT

Lynne K said...

This is great, Pinky! I love the background, which goes beautifully with the surfer image, and your wonderful colouring. Sure your son will love it too.

Lynne x

Sue said...

Hi hun
fabulous card, great image & colouring, luv the back ground paper, sue,x

Berry said...

This is fab Pinky he is such a funky image and I love the background! Happy birthday to your son too! Hugs Rebekah xx

Purple Crazy said...

Lovely card Pinky, love the surfer, thanks for helping us celebrate our 1st birthday at CD Sunday this week.

Jolanda Cuper said...

Wow wat a nice card! I like your grandpa!
Thanks for joining Menscardsworld!
Greetz Jolanda.

cheryl said...

oh hun you always come up with the most amazing cards hun and this is just brilliant,hun,awesome,hugs cheyrl xxxxxxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What a cool image and great sentiment too. Love it. Thanks for playing along at CC this month. Marianne x

nessy said...

oh pinky such a perfect card for your son ~ love the image (so cooool) and fab background and words!!
vanessa xx

mckinkle said...


Love this card Pinky and especially his red hair, I just LOVE red hair and if all goes to plan my future grandbabies should be red too!

Look forward to seeing your other cards for Dec too!

Keryn x

Michelle said...

So cool! Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes!

Candice F said...

Absolutely fabulous! I love it! Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes!

Anneke. said...

Prachtige kaart en heel leuk de bloemen op z'n short.
Leuk dat je mee doet met de challenge van menscardsworld.

Groetjes Anneke.

Kristie W. said...

What a fun birthday card! Thanks for playing along with my Birthday Sundaes challenge!

Claire said...

What a fun card Pinky! I love it, thanks for joining us at CD Sunday and good luck
Claire xx

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

What a fabulous combination - love it. Thanks for joining the CD Sunday Challenge.

Wendy -x-

Tracey said...

Wow.....what a cool card! Love this idea using a background paper with your stamped image!

Thanks 4 joining us at Birthday Sundaes!

My 3 E Scrapbooking said...

Oh my goodness!! This card is fabulous! I'm sure your son will love it! That image is awesome and I love what you did with it! I'm so glad you shared it with us at Birthday Sundaes this week!

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