Boy oh boy!

Boys will be Boys is the theme at AiFactory Challenges  this week.You have until Wednesday 23rd May 11.59 to upload your project.For more details head on over.Don’t forget to take a look at the DT’s beautiful work while you’re there.

For this card I’ve used Monsters Clipart Graphics from AiFactory.Such a great set for boys!I printed this image twice and cut out the star,eyes and teeth.After applying Glossy Accents I adhered them with some Pinflair Glue Gel.I made the sentiment on the computer and added a charm on a safety pin I found in my draw of junk I hoard for such an occaision.

Supplies :
Image : From Monsters Clipart Graphics by AiFactory
Sentiment : Computer generated by me!
Medium : Glossy Accents
Papers & Card : Spotty paper from Dreams Come True CD-Rom from Funky Hand,Skull &  Crossbones paper freebie from Printable Heaven, Papermania Textured Capsule A4 Colossal Pack
Tools : X-Cut Guillotine,Siesta Large Corner Rounder
Embellishments : Charm and safety pin from stash

Some challenges this card is for :

A Spoon Full of Sugar : Anything Goes
Crafts and Me : Anything Goes 
 Penny’s Paper Crafty : Anything Goes
Truly Scrumptious : Anything Goes   
Your Next Stamp : Pop it up!
Top Tip Tuesday : Any /project card for a child
Tuesday Throwdown : Baby/child card or project
Lexi’s Creations  : Spots and/or stripes
Make it Monday : Anything Goes
Stamps R Us : Goin’ Digital
Corrosive Challenge : Birthdays
Scappy Frogs : Anything Goes
OSAAT : Anything Goes  
Whimsie Doodles : Teen/kids card
Crafty Ann’s : Birthdays
Sew Many Cards : Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T. : Happy Birthday
This set is so versatile I couldn’t resist making another card.This time I’ve gone for a cute style.I simply printed out the image and cut it out using Nesties.I found the piece of left over paper in my scraps.It’s a freebie from Cardmaking and Papercraft magazine printed onto semi gloss photo paper.I teamed it with some bright,colourful card to keep the fun theme going.I added some coordinating square brads and a stamped sentiment.
Supplies :
Image : From Monsters Clipart Graphics by AiFactory
Sentiment : From Crafter’s Companion Clearly Hand Stamped Kit by 3 Birds
Papers & Card : Freebie from Cardmaking and Papercraft,Papermania Textured Capsule A4 Colossal Pack
Tools : X-Cut Guillotine,Martha Stewart Zig Zag Edger Punch,Nestabilities Classic Ovals LArge and Small,Grand Calibur 
Embellishments : Dovecraft Square Brads Brights

Some challenges this card is for :

Crafts and Me : Anything Goes
Penny’s Paper Crafty : Anything Goes
Stampavie and more : Summer
Truly Scrumptious : Anything Goes
Top Tip Tuesday : Any card/project for a child
Tuesday Throwdown : Baby/child card or project
Karens Doodles : Bold & Bright
Make it Monday : Anything Goes
Stamps R Us : Goin’ Digital
Corrosive : Birthdays
Kenny K Krafty Girlz : Die Cut and Punches
Scrappy Frogs : Anything Goes
OSAAT : Anything Goes
CES : Holidays
Sew Many Cards : Anything Goes
Stamp Something : Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T. : Happy Birthday
4 Crafty Chicks : Brads 

Hope you’ve enjoyed looking at my cards as much as I’ve enjoyed making them


Lisa x


27 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Merry
    May 19, 2011 @ 14:08:18

    Both of these are wonderful cards. The first one is so brilliant for a boys birthday….great sentiment and image. The second is wonderful and bright. Visiting from Make it Monday


  2. Lori
    May 19, 2011 @ 14:14:34

    Super cute summer card! Love those square brads – thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week 🙂


  3. Anne Temple
    May 19, 2011 @ 14:53:32

    Both of your cards are great! Love the background papers you chose for each one.


  4. Jacky
    May 19, 2011 @ 15:03:32

    Great cards!! Thanks for joining us at Lexi’s Creations for our spotty / stripey challenge and good luck, love Jacky x


  5. NanaConnie
    May 19, 2011 @ 16:46:28

    Fabulous “boy” cards! Love the pspers you chose and the color palettes. So bright and bold and perfect for a boy!


  6. Hannah Clark
    May 19, 2011 @ 19:02:13

    Oh my, these are just so cute! Those images really make it! Thanks for joining us at Penny’s!


  7. Imke
    May 19, 2011 @ 19:12:36

    Wow, that is such a cool card. I really like skull charm. Thanks for playing along @ The Corrosive Challenge this week.


  8. Lynn Hayes
    May 19, 2011 @ 19:21:41

    Both are so cute and fun, fun cards! Love ’em.
    Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us Challenges.


  9. heidy
    May 19, 2011 @ 19:58:46

    Wow those are so funny
    Thanks for joining KKKG this week


  10. Choccy
    May 19, 2011 @ 21:48:08

    Such a fantasic boys card. Its adorable.
    Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our ,’Anything Goes’ , challenge. Good Luck !
    Choccy x


  11. Ann Whitfield
    May 19, 2011 @ 23:21:29

    Great cards, thank you for joining us at Crafty Ann’s
    Ann x


  12. Michele
    May 20, 2011 @ 08:01:04

    Such wonderful cards. Thanks for joining us this week at Truly Scrumptious Challenge. Hugs Michele x


  13. Carol L
    May 20, 2011 @ 11:29:53

    both cards are cute, and so very original in design! I love that skull charm – too cute! Thanks for joining us at Stamps R us!


  14. Wendy Colledge
    May 20, 2011 @ 17:25:04

    These are such a wonderful creations. I love em!! :O))
    Thank You for joining us at Lexi’s Creations and good luck in the draw ◕‿◕


  15. Maggie
    May 20, 2011 @ 18:56:32

    Great creations!

    Thank you for taking part in One For The Kids challenge at Top Tip Tuesday!

    So happy you’ve joined us!



  16. Jane
    May 20, 2011 @ 19:17:40

    Great card! Thanks for joining us for the CES Challenge!


  17. Josephine
    May 20, 2011 @ 19:51:01

    So cute!

    Thanks for joining our challenge at One Stitch at a time this week.


  18. Elaine
    May 20, 2011 @ 21:46:17

    Awesome cards! Thank you so much for joining us at OSAAT this week, hope to see you again soon 🙂 Elaine DT xxx
    p.s I have candy! 🙂


  19. Tamie - 4 Crafty Chicks
    May 21, 2011 @ 03:59:00

    Loving your yummy card. I have already enjoyed some ice cream for this time of year. Love the bright colors and the square brads. Thanks for joining us this week at 4 Crafty Chicks.


  20. Kim
    May 22, 2011 @ 07:41:28

    Great boy cards! I love the embellishments. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown.


  21. Kerrie Mainwaring
    May 22, 2011 @ 08:06:28

    super fun cards…

    Thanks for sharing your creation with Make It Monday.
    Don’t forget……… if you leave a comment on another entry, mention that you saw their card on “Make It Monday” for a chance at second prize. The more entries you comment on the more chance you have of winning second prize.


  22. KarenB
    May 22, 2011 @ 12:54:28

    I love the bold designs you used for both cards – lots of fun 🙂


  23. CarolJenks
    May 23, 2011 @ 00:01:07

    Amazing cards – Love the fact you’ve used a safety pin to attach the charm – great idea 🙂

    Thanks for joining us this week at Top Tip Tuesday for our ‘One For The Kids’ Challenge 🙂
    Good Luck!

    Carol x


  24. Monique
    May 23, 2011 @ 02:40:49

    Such FUN cards… Great take on the challenge and thanks for playing along with Karen’s Doodles this week 🙂


  25. JanR
    May 23, 2011 @ 14:18:40

    Great cards, and both so different. Wtg!


  26. Suzanne
    May 23, 2011 @ 20:00:56

    Just Gorgeous!
    Thanks for sharing it with us at Truly Scrumptious.
    Hugs Sue x


  27. Kiki
    May 24, 2011 @ 17:01:21

    Your cards are simply fantastic! The second one it my favourite. Love the colours you’ve used and the image really reminds me of summer!

    Thanks so much for playing with us at SAM this week.

    Hugs, Kiki


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