Sunday, November 4, 2012

Make It Monday #114 with Dr. Digi

Note: I added the grass to this image with Copic markers.



Welcome to another linky party at Make It Monday! We're sponsored this week by Doctor Digi's House of Stamps and I've got a masculine card to share with you today. Rare, I know. ;) First though, I'd like to congratulate the winner of MIM #113 and say that I thoroughly enjoyed all of the paper creations that filled our gallery. Be sure to check out the wonderful inspiration my teamies provided for you at the MIM blog or by clicking their links on my right sidebar.

Masculine cards are hard for me because I always feel they are in need of something more. Having said that, Doctor Digi's House of Stamps is our current sponsor and many of the digi images are masculine which is why I decided to create this card for my hubby using Gridiron Gregg. My DH is a huge fan of football and he loves his alma mater, Louisiana State University, and the Fighting Tigers. After 26+ years of marriage I can say that come football season, scratch that, all year long his one true love is the Tighah's from LSU lol. So this one is for you, my darling husband. ;) If you are familiar with LSU's colors then you understand my color palette of sunflower gold (which translates to yellow) and purple. Thank you Dr. Digi for providing the team with images to create with and I hope you don't mind me customizing Gridiron Gregg's jersey lol.

There were so many amazing entries this week that it made choosing my Pick of the Week extremely difficult. I can't tell you how many times I changed my mind but I finally settled on #10 Nancy D. because she not only created an amazing 3D Christmas project she included a wonderful tutorial to share with all of us. Thanks Nancy!


Her poinsettias are gorgeous!
 
 
Is this FUN or what?!?





Sponsor
 
 
Dr. Digi's House of Stamps is a brand new digital stamping site featuring an amazing range of digis with a difference for the crafter
 with a sense of humor. Our artist and founder cut his teeth in the craft world at the company "Just Inklined", where  his unique digis
 made a huge impression. We're hoping to continue to entertain and amuse, while fulfilling all your craft needs  with our new
 products and regular freebies.


Dr. Digi's House of Stamps is giving away the lovely prize of 2  single digis of winner's choice!




I'm entering this card in the following challenge:
Anything Goes Challenge Blog #79-Anything Goes
 
 
 
 Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
 
 
Happy Crafting Everyone!
Hugs,
Lisa


 

19 comments:

Lisa M said...

I understand not all Jerseys can have KU colors so I'll forgive that. Besides they are doing so pathetic this season, I won't even wear the colors!! Terrific FB card L1 and how on earth did you do that grass? It looks amazing!! A for your POTW, holy Toledo...I'm officially s speechless. Gorgeous!!!!
Hugs my friend,
L2

Chrissy said...

Fabulous image and colouring Lisa, love the sentiment with him..and can promise you, I would never attempt to make his day..lol...Gorgeous POTW..have seen this gorgeous creation all over blogland...stunning.

Luv CHRISSYxx

NancyD said...

Thank you Lisa for choosing my box and scene. I really had a great time making it and I hope everyone gets a chance to make their own 3D tree. NancyD

Sandie Edwards said...

Great masculine card Lisa, love the two projects you highlighted. So cute.

Shirley-anne said...

Love your masculine card and the rugged gridiron player, Lisa .I just know hubby will too.
Nancy's creation is wonderful inside and out .Great POTW.

Pia S said...

I think you've made a great male card! The blue and yellow color scheme works so well, and the grass you've added to the image is such a nice touch. Great design too!

Mona L. Pendleton said...

What a fun card Lisa! My DH loves LSU as well!!! Too funny! He would love this card! I like how you added grass!

Anne-Elise said...

What a great masculine card, Lisa! Just perfect! Have a nice day! Hugs

butterfly said...

Great image - perfect for personalising with team colours. And I'm glad you gave him some grass to sit on! Fab pick of the week... have a great week yourself!
Alison x

Michelle said...

Hi Lisa

Love what you have created with this super image! Your hubby is sure to love it too.

How amazing is your POTW?! That must have taken some time.

Michelle :o)

emma mitchell said...

Fabulous card. Thanks for sharing it with us at anything goes challenge.
Hugs Emma xx

lalkygirl said...

fabulous mens card ...if i cant stick a flower on my cards i start to sweat...so man cards are a no no for me too...love what you did with the image ...fab copic colouring too
love love love your POTW...so many gorgeous details...must have taken ages.
tracey x

Janny Jager 't Hooft said...

Very funny and colorfull card.
The Christmas box is beautiful.

Greetings Janny

~Tammy~ said...

Masculine cards are hard for me! I call them the dreaded Man card...I refer to them as such on my blog! :-)

This came out adorable!

Meihsia Liu said...

Hi, Lisa, this card is awesome! I love the beautiful layout and how you color the football player. And great POTW, too.... :)

Tracy said...

Oh good grief! Another Tiger fan! LOL I believe we have as many LSU fans down here as MSU ones. I do believe that guy could make or should I say break somebody's day. :-) Fun card Lisa! Hugs!

Margaret said...

This is wonderful and I'm sure your DH will love it too! The grass is fabulous and I love the sentiment!! Terrific manly card!!

Marjorie said...

Fabulous card Lisa..great colouring and sentiment..
What an amazing pick of the week too!..
Hugs,
Marjorie
xx

Sandy said...

Love those bright colours and your gridiron player looks like he means business!!! Your husband will love this one. Your POTW is a stunner, so much work, I nearly picked it and then went with CAS style tags.
Sorry I'm late popping in,
Hugs, Sandy

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