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Saturday, 25 August 2012


Morning all.....

Hope you are all well today....and I would like to say a mahooosive thank you to all your lovely messages you left about my daughter Bexx....I'm so very proud of her and my wee girl cannot stop thank you are all the best..:o)

So onto my card....and today I have been playing with one of my Digi images from DigiStamp Boutique...and this is Alf cooling off...and doesn't he look soooooo chilled

I have teamed him up with some gorgeous Echo Park papers...hessian...fluffy clouds and a sentiment too...

I would like to enter the following challenge

and here he is..

 Alf cooling off ~ DigiStamp Boutique

 Close up of image

 A Compilation..

 Arty view...!

Side View

Items Used

Papers ~ Echo Park "Summer Days" @ MCH
Colouring medium ~ Copics, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Hessian ~ Stash
Clouds ~ MB "Fluffy Clouds"
Sentiment ~ WOJ "General Sayings ll" @ MCH
Pearls ~ The Hobby House
Stickles ~ Stardust @ MCH
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards
Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)
So do pop over too..

and check out all the gorgeous images...there are loads to choose will be spoilt for choice..!

So that's all from me...but before I go I have had loads of peeps asking me about the brown card I am's Kraft and I bought mine from ebay...if anyone wants the link please email me and I will send it to you..

So I hope you all have a lovely day...just shame about the weather.....!

take care and I'll catch ya all laters..


Lisa xx said...

Hi Vicky, another smasher, the hessian really adds to it!! Alf is great.....totally reminds me of my Dad!!

Liesbeth said...

Great work again Vicky, and love the image with icecream.
gr. liesbeth

Sudha said...

Wow its so cute. I luv the way how u color ur images.


Christine L said...

Hi Vicky..

Fab card and layout..... he certainly looks in need of that ice lolly!!

Have a good weekend..
Christine x

Always with a Sentiment said...

Hello Vicky. Absolutely stunning. I love the way you use lots of lovely layers. Fab image and lovely colours. Happy crafting.
Love Sandra xxx

Mojca said...

Oh this is such a great summer card Vicky. Whish to be in this guys place :))) Hugs! Mojca

heidy said...

Fabolous fun card Vicky!!
XXX Heidy

Marlene Atkinson said...

Fab card Vicky, I wish we had the sun so we could relax in it with that ice lolly, fab colours and layout. Marlene

The Little Stamper said...

Another fantastic card Vicky and the colouring is matched perfectly with those papers. Wonder if we will get any more chances to chill out like that this year?

Sharon x

Muncialda said...

What a gorgeous layout, for this card!!
Nice papers, put together, and the final result is so cute!!!


Debbie said...

Great card for the man/dad in your life, mind you with the weather we are having here, not many ice lollies have been eaten. Its very dull again today.

Sue Nicholson said...

Brilliant image just like many Dad's when on holidays!!!! Have a lovely weekend. Cheers Sue N x

Elaine Stark said...

You have made so many lovely cards since I was last here. great colours in this one. Hope to get back into the crafting routine soon.Elaine

Hazel said...

Hey Vicky

This is just brilliant - I love the papers and the image - wonderful.

A big thank you for dropping by to see me and leaving me some lovely comments.

I hope you have a great weekend.

Take care


Hazel xx

Denise said...

Love this!! Those Echo Park papers are gorgeous and that image is such fun.
Denise xx

downrightcrafty said...

morning Vicky think I will have to settle for looking at your lovely card and image today as there is not a chance of me sitting out due to lack of sun, although my lolly would not melt

Hugs Kate xx

Carole said...

Super card again Vicky
Have a great weekend & a big well done to Bex

Happy Crafting
Carole xXx

Sue said...

Fabulous card Vicky,love the image.
We can always dream we have weather we can sit in lol.
Sue x

Rachel said...

Fab card Vicky, love the papers and your layout. That image is cute too!

Hope you have a lovely weekend. Wedgie xxx

Wishcraft said...

I love this image, Alf's fab isn't he?! Great layout and papers - I used them on today's card too lol :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Sue said...

Such a fabulous card. I love the image and the papers and details are wonderful
I hope you have a great weekend
Hugs Sue

Jacki Daniels said...

Lol loving him and I am loving the brown clouds coloured perfectly as ever such a cheeky character and those papers are gorgeous
Hugs Jacki xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Vicky. I love the image and the layout is brilliant!
Lorraine x

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Such a brilliant image and wonderful card hugs Ginny ♥

Christina said...

That is a gorgeous card Vicky!!
Hugs Kristel

Jude said...

Hi Vicky, fantastic card, love all the colours and design.
Well done to Bexx on her exam results.

Have a lovely weekend.


Irene said...

Great card and super cute image and again those brown clouds which I find awesome!!!

xx Irene

Alyce Kit and Clowder said...

hehehe this is too cute Vicky! Love the image and how you did the sand looks great. Those clouds are adorable all stacked up there too :)

Unknown said...

Hi Vicky, love the card and fun image! Congratulations to Bexx, just been reading about her results - you will be soo proud. Love your photos too! Hope you are well and sorry I haven't been commenting much. Luv & Hugs, Trish x

Faye said...

This many layers would scare me but you rock it. Love the clouds. Faberoony card. Have a great weekend. xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love this fun image and a great card.

Janette said...

Looks fab Vicky...brilliant image, did make me

maxine said...

Great card Vicky x

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Vicky,
Wow, Alf looks like he is having a good time and seeing some sun too! Love how you coloured him and the glittery bits in his ice lolly:) Those papers are delish too:) I think Summer might be over, judging by today...X factor was fab wasn't it?! Big Hugs, Teresa xxx

Donna Mosley said...

A really great card Vicky, love the image and gorgeous papers. Love his glittery lolly.

Donna x

Tina said...

Fab card Vicky, great image, love your colouring. Tinaxx

kay said...

this is brilliant vicky,x

Craftdee said...

Brilliant card Vicky, great use of the sketch... don't forget to link it up to the Here Come The Boys Challenge - it's not there yet :-) Congrats to Bexx too for reaching this milestone, hope her future education brings all that she hopes, Donna

Unknown said...

Boy, he's looking happy! A great fun summer card Vicky, perfect for a guy! Big hugs, Ira xox

Ally said...

tee hee, this is funny! love the layers and the papers and the image is super cool!
xoxo, Alessandra

Sassy Raggedy said...

That ice cream looks good to me too...Great card. joann sassy raggedy

Digi Stamp Boutique said...

Amazingly stunning as always and a big megga Happy Birthday to you too...hope you had a lovely day/evening.

Well done to Bexx on her exam results...Sally-Ann xx

Bettina L. said...

This is gorgeous yet again Vicky. Love the way you've coloured him up and added that cloud and torn sentiment. Great layering too. Hugs Bettina xx