Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Beating the competition

 My Father-in-law's birthday is this week.  As he is a sports fan, I think he will appreciate the humor in this one. : )

Challenges:
Lexi's Creations #117--happy birthday
Paper Pretties #312--Father's Day or masculine
The Paper Shelter #160--make it manly
Sugar Pea Designs Sketch #4--sketch

Sugar Pea Designs #5--make it masculine
Delightful Challenges--It's a guy thing
C.R.A.F.T. #261--paper piecing
DRS Designs #129--Holy Moley!
Brown Sugar #96--Birthday
Sister Act #58--anything goes
Crafty Catz #233--anything goes
Di's Digis--make it masculine
Pattie's Creations #93--birthdays
CAS-ual Fridays #132--what a catch: NO kraft, must use ribbon and make it masculine
Crafting Musketeers #14--use a stamped image
One Stitch At a Time #215--Boy 'ish'
Desert Island Crafts Challenge #78--use at least 3 of the following (I used #1, 2, 5, 9, 10)
1. distress it
2. no flowers
3. monotone
4. not a card
5. use a funny quote or saying
6. make it sexy: for that love in your life
7. use at least 3 patterned papers
8. emboss
9. ribbon
10. metal
Love To Scrap! #31--mind your banners

Supplies:
Stamps: Raisin Boat "It's a Guy Thing"
Dies: Verve "Pennant Trim" die; sizzix star die; I also use the little stars that are left over when you cut out the Verve "Scalloped Trim Trio" die
Paper: Recollections "Tattered and Worn"

18 comments:

Denise @ kc242 said...

What a fantastic masculine card. Love your design! Just simply wonderful. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Delightful Challenges.
Denise
DC-DT

Pattie G said...

This is perfect for our current challenge “Birthdays” at Pattie’s Creations. What a cute image too! Thanks for joining us!
Hugs
Pattie ♥
Artist
at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

La Papera Gialla said...

Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenges!
Monica - DT

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Fabulous card Heather thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
Hugs Dianne xx (DT)

Sue said...

Gorgeous card..thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge..Sue DT x

Shelia said...

Great masculine card. Your father in law will love it!! Thanks for joining us at DRS Designs this week!

Aunty Sue said...

lovely card thanks for sharing at Craft this week

Josephine said...

Great card - love the sentiment!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

Shuly said...

great male card!! love the papers and your banner!
thank you so much for joining love to scrap!

Sandi said...

Thanks for playing in our "BIRTHDAYS!" Challenge #93!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Shell B. said...

Wonderful masculine card, great design!
Thanks for sharing with us for the challenge at One Stitch At A Time, hope to see you come back soon!
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Shell in Alaska ~ OSAAT DT ~

Margaret said...

Fabulous card. Love the image. Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time. Good luck. Maggie - DT

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely creation for Crafting Musketeers challenge 14: stamped image, Hazel, DT Crafting Musketeers x

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

What a fabulous card! I love how you paper pieced the chair!

Thank you for participating in the OSAAT Challenge this week!

Hazel said...

I'm back to thank you for sharing this lovely creation for Lexi's challenge 117, Hazel, Guest Designer x

Fran said...

Fab Card, thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers this month , Fran (DT) x

Flubidoo said...

Great colour scheme for a masculine card with just the right amount of ribbon - thanks for playing along with the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge ;-)

Marg said...

Its a fabulous mans card!!! Good Luck in the Crafty Musketeers challenge.
{{{hugs}}}
Marg, DT for http://craftingmusketeers.blogspot.co.uk/
http://craftycardsbymarg.blogspot.co.uk