Tuesday, April 7, 2009

What am I doing today

Well folks....the weather is absolutely glorious today but the forecast ain't looking good for the rest of the week.....so I was finding it hard to be in crafty mood but so wanted to get some challenge cards done........and then I got a frantic call this morning from a very good friend.....CAN YOU DO ME A CARD......well I ain't doing commission cards no more.....but hey this lady was such a good customer....I didn't have the heart to say NO.......when do you need it  for..... I asked....wait for it...LUNCHTIME....well that didn't half kick the old mojo into touch and boy was this one a challenge......the brief was...MALE...and already I am groaning......no worries I thought GOLF OR FOOTBALL......NO.....LOVES BLACK AND WHITE.....SNAZZY DRESSER.....LOVES BLING AND IS GAY......yikes....a mega challenge then.    And you know I always say that I work better under pressure....no time to faff around...just get crafting.....and here we go.......made in half an hour.

Black Cardstock
Papers: Pink Petticoat
Champagne: Jolly Nation Decoupage
Shirt Template: One I drew years ago and use frequently
Buttons: Black Dewdrops
Scrapworks Shimmer Shapes....Alphabet White
Black Self Adhesive Glitter Gems
Well off to have my lunchtime walk with "The Budster"........hair cut at 2pm and then now that the mojo is working on all cylinders......some challenge cards me thinks......catch up with you all later.
Hugs Kath xxxxxxx
P.S. Lainy enquired about the Dewdrops.....I bought mine at Harrogate but they are available HERE

16 comments:

  1. ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhh now I do like that!! A great man's card Kath
    hugs
    Anne x

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  2. oh well done you! I'd have crumbled under the pressure and not known where to start lol

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  3. oooh challenge well met here Kath, love it :o)

    lotsalove

    Amanda xx

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  4. You ROCK Kath! This is really awesome and under 30, WOW!!

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  5. Oh, this is definitely fitting the bill perfectly. Gorgeous male card, would never say you were under pressure ... Hugs from Desire

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  6. Wow! This is amazing Kath. Half an hour? That would have taken me many hours to make something as amazing as that. Love the black and white, stunning. He'll love it! Lainy x

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  7. Wow! All that in half an hour! You got a time machine in your craft room??!!

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  8. WHO WHO .....
    Gorgeous male car!!!!!
    You would never say you were under pressure.

    Stunning Kath !!!!

    Hugs, Peggy

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  9. Wow! Gorgeous! Bet he'll love it x

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  10. Wow! This is amazing Kath, love it!!!

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  11. Wow Kath fantastic in half an hour, don't think I could pull of such an amazing creation in that time! I bet he loves it!!! HuGs Kim x

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  12. Fab card, cant believe it only took you half an hour!
    x

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  13. WOW that is a fab card!! It would take me about 2 hours min. You did G-R-E-A-T!! :-)

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  14. Amazing! Isn't it strange how some of the best cards are those we just spend the least time on. Bet he loved this, you certainly nailed it.
    hugs
    en xx

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  15. Awesome!!! I do love black and white, and that's a fab template there, you clever thing xxxxxx

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  16. Wonderful mens card - absolutely brilliant
    love tasha xx

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Thanks for taking the time to visit me in the cubbyhole...I love to hear from you.
hugs Kath xxx