Sunday, March 18, 2012


Hi Everyone,
My son's birthday is coming up and I made this card for him.  He is a train driver in England.
I am entering 5 challenges:
Card Making Mama's - Buttons
Craft Your Days Away - Just for Men/Boys + Buttons (1 button)
Corrosive Challenge - Things Are looking Grimm (Railway Children)
Paper Playtime - One for the Guys + Sentiment
Crazy Challenge - Go Green

The image is Tim Holtz, On the Railroad and coloured with lyra aquacolours, I made the railtrack by cutting a fence border with Cricut cart, Ribbons & Rosettes. The sentiment is computer generated and I found the badge at a local market yesterday.  Everything else is from my stash.
Thanks for looking.

Lin xx


  1. Fabulous card! I love the train tracks at the bottom! I'm sure your son will love it! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge! :)

  2. Fabulous card! Love the train and tracks. Great job! Thanks for joining us over at the Corrosive Challenge.

  3. Awesome guy card. My husband adores trains and he would love to have recieved this card. Awesome job.

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away.


  4. Oh this is a fab male card!! great image and details! thanks for joining us this time over at CYDA challenge!
    Jacqui P x

  5. A great card for a male. I love the image and your train track and badge.

    Thanks for joinning us this fortnight at CYDA in our men/boys & buttons challenge.


  6. This is beautiful - thank you for sharing it with us at Crazy Challenge :)
    Hugs, Mila

  7. This is a perfect card for a man. I love the detail of it. The stamp is so gorgeous! Thanks for playing in paper with us at Paper Playtime.