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Okanagan, BC, Canada
Welcome to my crafting blog. After retirement, my husband and I moved to a beautiful location in the Okanagan area of British Columbia. I love all paper crafts including mixed media, journaling and cards. I also dabble in papermaking, photography, fibre art, and altered books. I am an active member of several card and mixed media groups and on the design team of several challenge blog. I love the world of blogging, it has opened many doors for me. My favourite quote is by Maya Angelou. “You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” I hope you join me in my search for my creative side. Thanks for stopping by!


Sunday, June 15, 2014

Masculine Card Challenge at Fitztown this week

Thank you for stopping by my blog .  This is a card that I made for this weeks masculine card challenge at Fitztown.  The image that I used to make my card is a Fitztown image from their dog collection of digital images.  I have a love for German Shepherds.

The supplies I used to make this card are:
  • Digital image from Fitztown
  • Faux scrabble letters
  • Copic Markers and Distressed ink for colour
  • Star punch
  • Dog related pattern paper by DCWV 
  • Dies by Cheery Lynn Designs and Spellbinder 
Thank you for looking and I hope you will join us this week for this masculine card challenge.  Everyone needs a few masculine cards on hand.  Create your card and enter it here.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:

2 Cute Ink Challenge - Birthday
Crafting from the Heart - Always Anything Goes
Love to Create -Anything Goes
Ooh La La Creations - Fora Man/Boy
Sunday Stamper -Patterned Paper
Opus Gluei - Animals 


  1. Gorgeous card Judy love the image fabulous colour's and design
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

  2. Beautiful, the image is gorgeous and the colours you've chosen are perfect. Hazel x

  3. What a spectacular card-you are a superstar with your shading and colouring! Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Opus Gluei!!

  4. Love your card and that image...what a wonderful masculine creation.

    Lynn, Fitztown DT Teamie

  5. Gorgeous card. Beautiful image.
    Thanks for joining our challenge at Love to Create.

    LTC DT

  6. I just love how you colored this image...so beautiful. The scrabble tiles are really great, too.

  7. Lovely Masculine card, Thanks for joining us at Ooh La La Creations Alli x

  8. Gorgeous card! Love how you colored the dog! Thank you for joining our "Anything Goes" Challenge at Love to Create this week.
    Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  9. Great card.

    Thanks for sharing at Love to Create.


  10. Great Maskulin card ! Love your coloring image.
    Thanks for joining us at 2 Cute ink challenge !

  11. What a delightful card, I have to check out these images as my family LOVES German Shepherds, we are the lone cat people of the family. LOL When they are all together at Christmas we look like a police K-9 training academy.

    This is a striking, clean and beautifully colored card. I love to see a masculine card with some color on it! Well done and thank you for taking the time to participate in our Opus Gluei challenge. I hope we convince you to come back for more challenges with us!