Friday, June 5, 2015

Golf is Hard Work!

     For those of you who don't play golf, I want you to know that it is hard work and takes a great deal of concentration.  I don't play either, but I've been told by experts and I believe them.  I do, I really do!  :-D  For a quick primer on all the things a good golfer must do, see the sentiments listed on my QKR Stampede DT card below.

     Our latest weekly challenge starts today and our new theme is "Golfing."  I used Digi 15309, "Golfing Bear."



     The image is hand-colored using ProMarkers, and then cut with a die from Spellbinders.  I chalked the edges before I removed it from the die.  The sentiments are all printed using a computer font, then hand cut and added to the card front.  I added some doodling around the sentiments to make them stand out a little bit from the background.  The square metallic brads are the only embellishments because I really wanted that image to be the primary focus.

     Challenges:
AAA Cards
Artistic Inspirations
Card Mania
Chalk n Stock
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards
Colour Your World
Corrosive Challenge
Crafting from the Heart
Fussy & Fancy
Glitter n Sparkle
Love to Scrap
Mema's Crafts
Outlawz CAS Sunday
Outlawz Greetings
Paper Girls
Scrapy Land
Through the Craft Room Door
Whoopsi Daisy

     Have a great Friday, a wonderful weekend, and, oh, yes -- Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

25 comments:

  1. Brilliant card, such a fun take on a er difficult game lol!

    Love & hugs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  2. Adorable and fun and so true. I bought golf clubs and got pregnant at 42. I put those gold clubs away...haha. It is hard and something I just couldn't enjoy but my husband loves it.

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  3. This is adorable and I love how you've colored him.

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  4. LOL!! This is such a cute image Connie!! Fabulous coloring and a wonderful CAS style design!! ;) Happy weekend!

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  5. Such a fun card for a golfer! My husband is an avid golfer and would love this card! The image is adorable! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #19!

    Lori
    Lori's Kreations

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  6. OOHHH...my husband would love this!! Beautifully coloured...thank you for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy! Good luck!
    Take care,
    Beth

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  7. LOL! Another cute, cute card Connie! Great sentiment - and SOOOOO TRUE! One of these days I'll have to tell you about Jim trying to teach me how to play golf!
    Lynn

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  8. Hahaha! That was hilarious.
    Fabulous card too.

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  9. Lovely card, so funny, thanks for sharing at Glitter n Sparkle Chris DT x

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  10. What a fab card and do love the sentiments.. Thank you for joining us at Lacy Sunshine's Colour Your World Challenge!. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x

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  11. Such a great fun image and my husband tells me golf is very tricky much to his annoyance! Thanks for playing again at AAA Cards.

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  12. Just love the card! My dad would love it! Thanks for playing along at AAA Cards :)

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  13. What a fun and well coloured card! Thank you for participating in TTCRD challenge this week!
    Kamila DT

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  14. This card made me smile! Thanks for joining in at AAA

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  15. Great card NanaC! I love the cute image & your fun sentiment!
    I've played golf a few times & it ain't easy!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  16. What a beautiful creation.
    Thanks for participating in our challenge. Good luck and i hope to see you next time again.
    Love DT Anneke

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  17. heeheehee....how adorable...Hugs, joann

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  18. Very nice card! Thank you for sharing with us at Mema's Crafts. Good luck in the challenge.

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  19. What a fun and beautifully colored card!
    Thank-you for joining us at Color Your World!

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  20. Such a bright card! Thanks for playing along with us at Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog! Hope to see you again soon!! HUGS!
    Ann DT

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  21. This is so adorable!! The image is so fun!! Love the coloring!! Thanks so much for playing along at Scrapy Land!!

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  22. Beautiful colours, image and layout. Thank you for sharing with us at Chocolate, Coffee & Cards.
    Agnieszka DT

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  23. Such a cute image! Great card and layout!
    Thanks for joining us at Lacy Sunshine's Colour your World Challenge!
    Hugs
    Sandra (DT)

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  24. Beautiful fun imag, perfect for golfer. Love it.

    Marjeta

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  25. Super design, great colours and a fab details!
    Thanks for joining in with this months challenge at Card Mania, hope you’ll come and join us next time too, good luck!

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