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Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Hot Diggity Dog's Go Camping

I've always wanted a retro camper van , they are so cool! This stamp set "hot diggity dog" I bought for half price in the sale at my local craft shop, I put in a bag with some papers, shoved it in a draw, and promptly forgot about until my tidy up this morning.

I've coloured with promarkers, the paper is just dandy by echo park and I've add a sentiment and a few strips of washee tape. I've tried to get a retro look with the papers and colours but they play havoc with your eyes.
The shaped card is by craftwork cards.
I thought this card would be good for my my step fathers Birthday soon.

challenges entered :

cupcake challenge : shaped cards
cards galore : one for the men
craftroom challenge : for a man

I've been to my cleaning job this morning, they are a lovely couple, but it's hard work, who needs the gymn 'I'm aching already, totally unfit.
happy crafting. janex

18 comments:

brenda said...

One of our boys had a VW camper van once, the idea was for his surfing trips to the coast. He bought it from a vicar so we felt confident there would be no problems - how wrong we were, it spent more time in our card park than down at the Cornish coast.

Anyhow, you have made a lovely bright card with the image which seems very fitting with the camper van concept.

B x

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,love the fab image and layout.xxx

Lorraine said...

Fabulous mans card Jane. The image looks great, and I love the colours and shape.
Lorraine x

pinky said...

Think everyone would love one of these Jane, brilliant card. Love the washee tape too.

Juls said...

Really fun card. Hugs Juls x

craft-roomjulia said...

A stunning creation, just love that camper van. Thanks so much for joining us at Craft Room Challenge and good luck with the draw. Julia xxx

Lisa Jane said...

I have been a bad blogger of late .. but am so glad i didnt miss this one!
You knew i would love this one!! and i do! those dogs are soo cute .. and the camper well... just fabulous!
Lisa x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is wonderful Jane, I love that image. I bet you were glad to find it when you tidied up!

Sue xx

Nikki Byrne said...

Fabulous shape and great image! Thank you for sharing with us this fortnight at Craft-Room Challenge and good luck, hugs

NIKKI DT

Little K Smith said...

Oh so cute Jane, love the fab image and gorgeous summery colours!
Kelly.x

Beryl said...

Great card - what a bargain to get those stamps half price. You always seem to manage to find the bargains.
Beryl xx

Jules said...

Hi Jane

Great shape and a fabby image too.

Love your colouring and shading.

Have a good day.

Love Jules xx

Pop's Cards said...

Good Morning sweetie...

This is so gorgeous....

Wonderful Colours too...

Have a great day Huggles Pops x x x

Katina said...

Great card Jane! The papers are fab with the image.
x

Maria said...

Oh, this is fabulous! I love this retro image and the papers are perfect! Thanks for joining in with our "For A Man" theme over at the Craft-Room Challenge.

Maria x

Shannon White said...

OMGoodness!! I Love this Fun image Jane!! Especially the cute little frog jumping off the roof of the VW into the dog water dish!! Too Darned CUTE!! Just makes me smile! Love it! 8-)

Hugs
Shannon

Violets Corner said...

Gorgeous shaped card Jane, thank you for sharing with Cupcake Craft Challenges this week.

Warm hugs
Maarit

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Jane, great image and I love your papers.
Pauline
x