Thursday, 9 April 2015

A birthday Gardener

Good morning folks

Today is my Uncle's birthday and this is the card I made for him- 

He is a very keen gardener so this Penny Black stamp was very adapt. I have stamped it onto Neena card and coloured it with my Spectrum Noir pencils.
Ingredients - 
  • Spectrum Noir pencils - 097, 098, 100, 114, 115, 116, 024, 027, 084, 087, 107, 033, 096, 004, 005, 009, 117, 112, 047, 058, 065
  • green and rust core'dinations
  • paper (from my stash)
  • Martha Stewart border punch
  • Spellbinder's matting basics A and sentiments 2
  • Crafter's Companion leaf embossing folder (from their textures range)

A close up of the embossing.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenge - - April challenge -birthdays (2nd entry)

Many thanks for stopping by



  1. This image makes a perfect card for gardeners Lesley and perfect backing paper as well.

    Thanks so much for joining us at Penny Black and More again.

    Expecting that delivery today so going to indulge in a bit of colouring - well that's the plan anyhow.

    B x

  2. Fabulous card for gardener, beautiful details and background.
    Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and more Challenge, good luck;-))m

  3. This is such a great card for a man and i'm loving your layout too and thanks for joining us at Penny Black & More this month and good luck, Luv Sam x