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Grew up in the era of make and mend so have always been crafty. Love trying new things and in particularly love Art and Crafts. My favourite techniques are colouring with different mediums and altered art. Always happy to try new things.

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Friday, 15 June 2012


On a roll - another card made from my stack of already coloured images.  This cute youngster is from Mo Manning's Sailor set of three stamps.

Keep looking I still have more images just waiting for be made into cards - and more images from this stamp set!

Inside View


Distressing - inked edges, paper tearing

Medium:  Copics, (+ pencil for skin tone only), black pen, ink pad for distressing edges, PVA glue for faux pearls
Papers:   CD Rom Portabella Road for script background papers, Kanban paper scraps, Co-ordinations, Black cardstock, Papermania grey pattern paper
Dies used:  Marianne Collection - light house and anchor, circle punch for cutting letters from Kanban papers, Magnolia edge die,  Scallops - WASTE piece from die
Embellishments:  Various brads, bow, clear gems, label tag
Best wishes, 
Challenges I'm entering this into 
Art impressions ... - Husband/Father
DP2Challenge - At the park with a Mo Manning image
CCEE Stampers - Nautical theme
Charisma Cardz - Male cards
Doyoustackup - Boys/Men


bren said...

hi just wanted to say what a beautiful card just lovely,sending big hugs craft-mad-manning :)

Catherine said...

Cute card, love the image..

julie_woolston said...

Love the image he's so sweet and the colours Sharon are fab.

Hugs Julie x

Kasey ~ in Oz said...


I've been following you for a while now (oh sorry that sounds like stalking! lol) I mean your work on your blog.

Anyway, I have to say your work is awe-inspiring and beautiful. While I don't stop in too often to comment, I sit here going WOW when I see your posts.

Thank you for sharing your lovely creations.

Kasey ~ in Oz

Kate Swanson said...

Very cute card Sharon! All your detail is fantastic! Thanks for joining us at Art Impressions this week!

Joanne (jojot) said...

what a darling little sailor....beautifully colored...thanks for playing with the CCEE this week

michele said...

Beautiful card Sharon love your fabulous colouring of the sweet image hugs x

princesskitten said...

an absolute darling

kitten - DYSU team

Leah the Orange said...

this is lovely! image is BEAUTIFUL and such a cute card for a little fella - i'm loving the lighthouse element and what a great idea to use it as a mask! thanks for sharing your creation with the Charisma Galz, and good luck!

WencheP said...

Fabulous card, awesome colouring. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


Pat said...

Hey Sharon!! (hehe...I know a secret! be sure to check back tomorrow!) Your card is soooo stinkin' cute! I love the papers and embellies...and this image is beautifully colored, as always! So tickled you've joined us again this week at Mo's! Hugs. Pat Frank