Monday, 30 April 2012

Cupcake 190....Best of British

Wow what a busy weekend we had...we threw a surprise 18th birthday party for James on Saturday and he had a fab time celebrating with family and friends...yesterday was spent pottering around tidying up and putting the house back in some kind of order. I'm going back to work for a rest today lol!

We have an amazing photo inspiration challenge over at Cupcake today...the theme has been chosen by the gorgeous Shelly and it's called BEST OF BRITISH!

Here's your inspirational piccy...

We're really looking forward to seeing your entries for this challenge and we hope you have a ball creating!

We have two fab sponsors for you this week...
Crafty Emma's Store with a prize of a £10 Gift Voucher and
Cupcake Cards and Crafts are offering one of their paper pack downloads to be chosen by the winner.

Design Papers: Shabby Princess (Celebrate)
Digital Image: Prairie Fairy (Golfer Lewis)
Colouring Medium: Smooth White Card & Promarkers
Card Stock: SU! Brilliant Blue
Embellishments: Crystal Effects on Glasses, Star Buttons & Thread from my craft stash!
Tools: Dymo Machine for number '50'
Sentiment: Created on the computer


debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous Donna and love the his glasses, great finishing touch.

Lia said...

wonderful card donna I love the papers and grear stamp
hugs Lia

Laura said...

Great card Donna! I love how you've made his glasses shiny! I know a lot of people that that image would be suitable for!
Laura xx

Dotty Jo said...

Love your card Donna. Great attention to detail with his glasses - such fun! Jo x

Riet said...

So gorgeous card Donna,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Catherine said...

What a great card Donna ! I love the papers and the crystal effect on the glasses look fantastic ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

Nikbee said...

A fabulous card. The papers are wonderful.
I'm so glad the party went well and I hope the house hasn't suffered too much!
Nikki x

Amanda said...

Such a fab card Donna and wow a surprise party too, sounds like lots of fun. Hugs, Amanda x

Debs said...

Fabulous card Donna - your colouring is amazing :o)
Sounds like a great time was had at the weekend.
Have a fab evening.
Take care
Debs xx

Sue said...

Hi hun
a fabulous card, fantastic colouring, gorgeous papers & design, sue,x

coops said...

stunning male card donna.the image is fab and i love your patriotic colours ;D

xx coops xx

Anonymous said...

Just fabulous Donna, love his glasses!
Helen x

Shelly said...

Hi Donna! Great card for the challenge... golf is definately very british (not forgetting the colours too)... thanks for thinking outside the box! Hugs, Shelly x

Desire Fourie said...

Lovely creation with a great design.

Faye said...

Oh I love surprise parties! I bet you all had a faberoony time. The papers you've used on this rather cute make, are LUSH. Mwah. xxx

Donna said...

Fantastic card Donna, love his cute little glasses and the use of crystal effects. Donna x

having a {me} day said...

Fabulous man card. Love the layers. keeleyxx

Delphine said...

I love your card, Donna! What a great image and your papers and layout are perfect! And oh, your buttons... You always have such pretty buttons! Enjoy the rest of your weekend! BIG hugs Delphine xx