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Wednesday, 21 April 2010

It's a mans world number two

I really love this new "man" stamp set from Clare Curd. I love all the little elements which can be cut out or used to make a backing paper,(watch this space).
I reckon it's a real bargain at £5.99 and i'll get loads of use out of it for making cards to sell as they will look as good with just "flat" colouring.I enjoyed making this card but i think i'll keep it for personal use as people won't pay for all that fiddly cutting out.
I usually feel more comfortable making square cards but this image is more suitable for a rectangular 5" x7" card. The backing paper is Papermania green capsule collection.
You can't see very well in the photo but i put all the little bits of junk food (yum) onto 3d foam pads.I drafted this post last night to give myself as much time as possible to make some "stuff" for the rest of the week.
   Thanks for visiting, see you soon.  Di. xx

5 comments:

  1. Hello Di

    Well, what a fab card! I've been thinking about getting this set for a week or two, but having seen what you've done with it, I'll wait no longer.

    Judi xx

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  2. fantastic male card di.super layout and fab colouring.love all the food and great how you`ve 3d`d it.have yet to use this image out of the set.luv coops.xx

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  3. Thanks for visiting my blog & adding as a follower. Love your cards especially the mens ones. I fid them so hard to do but this Papermania set is fab.
    Sharon x

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  4. Fab card Di, love how you've coloured the image and 3d'd all the extra elements. I don't have many stamps for men/boys so I'll have to keep a look out for this set and I so love the sentiments in it. Have a great day, take care Ann-Marie xxx

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  5. Its a brilliant card, will have to get this set myself. Happy Crafting, Jenny

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