Sunday 1 June 2014

Whatever Floats your Boat….

I can honestly say I have never really 'got' fishing. we see a lot of people pursuing this hobby at the lake near where I live and I can't understand what is so fun about lugging tonne of stuff and sitting in the cold and rain all day, waiting for a fish to bite……so you can throw it back in the water!

Still - each to his own I guess - I am sure that crafting is not everyone's cup of tea either!

That said, thanks goodness for fishing is a way, because it makes a great subject for the ever troublesome 'manly' card.

Here's a really CAS card that I made using a Do Crafts stamp and a bit of distressing.
This guy does look pretty happy, so I am guessing it must be a sunny day!

There are a few manly challenges out there so here are a few that I am going to enter:

Thanks for visiting today and a good weekend to you all.

Sharon x


  1. Great card Sharon and brilliant colouring. I think I have this stamp somewhere! Will have to try and find it. Hugs, Carol S.xx

  2. This is great, and I agree about fishing but my BIL loves it, thanks for joining us at Allsorts, xxxx

  3. A brilliant mans card Great image and cas design
    Lorraine x

  4. This is really lovely. Really charming. Thanks for joining us over at The Paper Shelter this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie, Team Leader TPS

  5. What a fantastic guy card and I love your CAS style.Thanks for joining in the Paper Shelter challenge this week.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    The Paper Shelter DT

  6. Fantastic manly card! Thanks for joining us this week at the Sister Act Card Challenge! Hope to see you again next week! Sheena B

  7. Great male card, Sharon. I love the CAS design, with the sponged edges, and that doodled frame really sets it off.

    Jennifer. x

  8. lovely card
    Thank you for joining in our challenge Men on our minds over at Polkadoodles


I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon