How to: take a rest

Happy Friday everyone and Happy 4th of July to those who celebrate! There are plenty of reasons to celebrate this Friday!
First: the new challenge at
Our talented Aunty Sue has chosen a very 'celebrating' theme
You can use them separately or both - it's up to you.
Our sponsor for this challenge is

Second: we have got a new GDT: Cindy! And she will stay with us for the next 3 months, so visit her blog and show her some love!

Third: even though my dining room is looking like it's been robbed when I craft, I have it all arranged and numbered in my laptop. An it appeared, that this is my 50th card for Crafty Catz! Yay!
And finally fourth: this is the card I made for my fiance, because of his B'day tomorrow! He doesn't come here very often... I doubt if he EVER comes here... I guess he hates these cards sometimes, 'cos there is no room where he can eat dinner when I craft... anyway, I hope I will keep this card as a surprize till tomorrow morning.
I am using a sponsor's image 'Relaxing guy' and this is how my fiance looks like when he gets back from work. The digi is colored with Promarkers and placed on a 3D foam.
I've had no idea for this card, until I've found the sheet of paper, from which I cut a circle for another project. It gave me the 'kick' for making this layout.
The sentiment is a freebie from HERE and it says 'Best B'day wishes'.
Thank you for visiting my blog!
I would like to enter some challenges, too: (2nd entry)
This card has been chosen for TOP 3 at
This card also received a

13 komentarze:

Janette 4 lipca 2014 10:21  

Morning Anna, wow you do have lots to celebrate, and it's my daughters birthday tomorrow
I just love this card, the design is very different, and it all just pops out at you....
Have a good week-end and Happy Birthday to your lovely

coops 4 lipca 2014 11:53  

so stunning anna.i love this image and your colouring and design are fantastic ;D

xx coops xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED 4 lipca 2014 14:53  

Fabulous card Anna love the colour's and fabulous design have a lovely weekend
Hugs Dianne xx :-)

NickScrapShack 4 lipca 2014 19:36  

Wow Anna, Your cards are simply awesome. Love the layout on this one with the circles! The different stars look great too.

Hope you have a great weekend!
Hugs Nick

Anonimowy 5 lipca 2014 23:16  

I totally love your card and ironically I have just coloured this image for a birthday card for next week! haahaha and I did the chair it more of less the same colour! I can not believe it! GREAT card, Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

Nance 6 lipca 2014 06:03  

Great masculine card. I love your design and layout. Thanks for sharing it at Cupcake Inspirations. Nance, DT

paper fun 7 lipca 2014 08:21  

Such a fun image. I have found my husband dozing in his recliner more that a few times. Great papers.

Thanks for joining our masculine challenge at Creative Card Crew.


Cindy Groh 9 lipca 2014 03:31  

I love this card. It is such a perfect male card. May I post a link to your card on my Manly Monday blog post? It's a post where I showcase masculine cards for my readers. Let me know if you want your card in the Monday post and I'll send you a link to it after it goes live. My email is grohcm at gmail dot com. Send a link with an email so I can find your card again.
Cindy from

Naomi Johnson 9 lipca 2014 21:22  

This was such a super DT card this week. Great men's card! hope you're having a lovely week. Naomi x

Jac’s Playground 9 lipca 2014 23:10  

Love the colours, paper and design for this card Anna and congrats on it being your 50th with Crafty Catz, hope your week is going well xx

Margaret 13 lipca 2014 15:36  

Fabulous card. I love the dp that you used for it and the muted colors. Thanks for sharing with us at Creative Card Crew. Good luck! Maggie, DT

Dawn 14 lipca 2014 20:32  

Fantastic Male Card Anna, I'm sure your fiance will love his card!
I saw it on Cindy's Manly Monday post so popped over to check it out!
My hubby never visits my blog either, but he does get t see all my cards irl! Whether he wants to or not! lol
Dawn xx

crafty 14 lipca 2014 21:33  

Lovely card. It would be just perfect for my hubby!

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