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Nailed It Tool Card Valentines

 

I decided to go a manly route for the Valentine cards I made for my guys this year.. I used the amazing Nailed It stamp set, matching Build It framelits and other Urban Underground accessories to make these fun cards!

I stamped all of the tools in Archival Black ink from Stampin' Up! onto Stampin' UP! watercolor paper and colored them with blender pens dipped in ink.  More details below...

"Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

Side Note: do you know it's pretty difficult to photograph shiny reflective surfaces?  :)  I did my best.. the Hexagon embossed areas are Silver Foil and Copper Foil paper from Stampin' Up!  - SO fun in person, but hard to get the great detail on camera.

 In addition to the Silver Foil hexagon embossed area, I also used the silver foil for the hammer head, and the ruler.  Both are die cut with the Built It Framelits.  ENJOY a 10% money-saving discount when you purchase the tool set and die cut BUNDLE in wood mount or clear mount.  (click on any of the product photos at the bottom of this post to order)

 

"Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

Lots of fun elements happening on these cards.. here are some highlights:

  • Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder (I used Silver Foil and Copper Foil sheets)
  • Urban Underground embellishments
  • Urban Underground designer paper
  • die cut tools, from the Nailed It bundle
  • ruler die cut with silver foil paper and Build It framelits
  • Top fold 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" cards are created with the Delightful Dijon and Basic Gray cardstock in the Urban Underground Cardstock pack

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"Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

Below: the Urban Underground embellishments are "self adhesive".. just pick them up off the sheet and place them on your project.. SUCH a perfect addition to these cards!

 

Nailed It "Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

I mentioned these were Valentine cards for my hubby and son, so I added the "love you lots" sentiment stamped on Whisper White in Real Red ink and punched out with the Classic Label punch.   You could use this card design any time of year for the handyman or handy person in your life, and use any greeting or no greeting at all.

I think these would make perfect Father's Day cards as well!  Or a birthday card for your handyman!

 


Nailed It "Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

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Supplies for Nailed It "Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

I did 90% of the coloring with my Blender Pen, dipping it in Stampin' Up! ink, and coloring on the die cut images stamped on Stampin' Up! watercolor paper.  I did use the Aquapainter dipped in ink for the red hammer handle and for bits of Smoky Slate color on the wrench.

You can either use the ink refill (reinker) for each color and dip your blender pen or AquaPainter into the ink drops, or, squeeze the lid of each ink pad and dip your coloring tool into the puddle of ink in the lid.

Scroll down to see the color combo I used for these cards.


Blender Pen and coloring supplies for my Nailed It "Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

After coloring the tools and adding them to the cards, I grabbed my Clear Wink of Stella and colored over the wrench and the metal part of the screwdriver and they look really cool in person!



Stampin' Up! Color Combo for my Nailed It "Tool Cards" featuring the Urban Underground Suite from Stampin' Up! with the Hexagon Dynamic embossing folder, by Patty Bennett

 

Thank you so much for joining me today! Leave me a comment and let me know if you have a handyman or handy person in your life that might like this card!!  I know you will enjoy creating them!

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Timeless Textures Layered Card

 

We tried, and I think we succeeded!  Cindee and I were stamping one day with the Timeless Textures stamp set, new in the 2016 Occasions catalog from Stampin' UP! and we decided we wanted to try lots of layers and a collage look.

Do you love layers, collage techniques, speckles, grunge, script fonts, etc.? If so, you should try this stamp set!  The Timeless Textures set, found on pg 29 in the Occasions catalog (or HERE online) is an amazingly versatile set!

Timeless Textures collage stamp set from the Stampin' UP! 2016 Occasions catalog is great for layering, textures, collages, and that splattered grunge look!  Paired with the Going Global set and Going Places paper stack, this is a great manly card! by Patty Bennett at pattystamps.com

In the Sahara Sand background, I stamped several of the Timeless Textures images, overlapping and in different colors.  I used Delightful Dijon, Lost Lagoon, and Smoky Slate.  I like using the color suggestions in the Stampin' UP! catalogs - they are listed under each Designer Paper Pack or Stack.  These color suggestions came from the Going Places Designer Paper Stack which we used in 4 places on this card.

We also layered a piece of 5/8" chevron ribbon on the card.  Oh, and don't forget you can make "banners" with your designer paper, either by clipping the strips with the Hexagon Punch or the Banner Triple Punch!

Oh, and the coolest part, which is hard to see in the photos, but it's there.. we splattered the card with the Gold Wink of Stella pen, by just hitting onto our finger and letting it splatter on the card.. it's so pretty in person!

Timeless Textures collage stamp set from the Stampin' UP! 2016 Occasions catalog is great for layering, textures, collages, and that splattered grunge look!  Paired with the Going Global set and Going Places paper stack, this is a great manly card! by Patty Bennett at pattystamps.com

We also used the Going Places Cardstock Pack for the card.. it makes it so easy when all the supplies are right there!  See all the product photos at the bottom of this blog post for easy ordering for these supplies.

The round stamp image was stamped with the new Gray Archival pad on Sahara Sand, and punched out with the 1" circle punch, then layered onto the 1-1/4" circle of paper from the Going Places stack.

The ribbon, even thought it's Bermuda Bay, we thought coordinated just fine with these supplies.  IT's NEW! You'll find it on pg 35 in the Occasions catalog, or below in the supplies.

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Luv 2 Stamp Group Adventure Bound projects part 2

 

Earlier in April, I featured the Adventure Bound Paper Stack and Adventure Awaits stamp set from page 40/41 of the 2015 Stampin' UP! Occasions catalog in projects created by my Luv 2 Stamp Group. (SEE THEM HERE)  I sent packets of supplies to nearly 50 of my Luv 2 Stamp Group demonstrators to create projects with these supplies... here are some of their creations from our March online event.

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Cindee Wilkinson

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Carrie Vermazen

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Churie Johnson

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Bonnie Rodriguez

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Melanie Smith

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Lynne Ernst

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 Above Adventure Bound projects by Julia Heitman

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Donna Demko

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Melissa Kerman

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Above Adventure Bound project by Bonnie Reynolds

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Lynn Milewski

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Sue Tapia

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Roberta Timmons

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Above Adventure Bound projects by Melanie Hockin

 

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Luv 2 Stamp Group Adventure Bound projects part 1

 

On Monday I posted these projects featuring the Adventure Bound Paper Stack and Adventure Awaits stamp set from the 2015 Stampin' UP! Occasions catalog.  I sent packets of supplies to nearly 50 of my Luv 2 Stamp Group demonstrators to create projects with these supplies... here are some of their creations from our March online event... check back next week for MORE of their awesome creations!

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Above: Card by Iona Schlaupitz

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Above: Card and envelope by Drew Kirschbaum

 

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Above: projects by Cresta Mannie

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Above: Bag and tag by Melanie Hockin

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Above: Card by Becky Bakley

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Above: project ensemble by Kim Sexton

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Adventure Bound and Adventure Awaits projects

 

One of the fun ways that I try to stay connected with my Luv 2 Stamp Group (Stampin' Up! demonstrators in my downline), is to have "online meetings" with everyone across the country!  In March, we had 2 online Saturday meetings, and I had asked those who wished to participate in the handmade projects to purchase the Adventure Bound Paper Stack and Adventure Awaits stamp set. If they did, I sent them a goodie packet of supplies.  I sent out almost 50 packets and then they created projects using the packet, their stamp set and paper!

BELOW:  these are the 3 projects I created with the packet.. I'll be sharing the Luv 2 Stamp Group project with you later this week!

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Oh, and if you missed it.. see my previous set of 6 cards featuring this Adventure Bound paper and Adventure Awaits stamp set HERE.

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Above and below:  the 2 cards I created with the supply packet for our March event.

The card above is a standard 4-1/4"x5-1/2" card cut from a sheet of Naturals Ivory cardstock and layered with paper from the Adventure Bound paper stack.

The card below is a Crumb Cake Note Card, layered with papers from the Adventure Bound paper stack.

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The greeting is stamped with StazOn ink on Vellum.

The flags were cut using some of the Adventure Bound paper stack and stapled on with our handheld stapler.  I always use my hexagon punch to punch the ends of the flags.. makes it so easy and perfect each time!

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Below: I decorated a bag with some of the Adventure Bound paper and a Starburst die cut for the greeting.  Great "manly" gift bag, don't you think?

 

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I sent out nearly 50 packets of similar supplies.. all had supplies to make 2 cards and one 3-D item.  I will be sharing the projects from my Luv 2 Stamp Group with you over the coming week!

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Wood You Be Mine Valentine's for my Guys

 

Woodworking, Valentine's Cards and a Hot Date!

I just had to share the "manly Valentine's" I made for my two Sweethearts...

They are both woodworking enthusiasts so I decided this stamp set "wood" be perfect for their Valentine's Cards!  See the Wood You Be Mine stamp set here!

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If you want to hear about our "hot date" for Valentine's Day... I'll fill you in on that at the end of this post :)

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In addition to the new Wood You Be Mine stamp set, I used several pieces of paper from the Adventure Bound Paper Stack... it is a GREAT paper stack, especially for anyone who likes the outdoors or for guy cards!  Find it on pg 40 of the Occasions catalog or HERE in my online store.

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I cut around some of the logs above, and pieced it over another piece of paper from the same Adventure Bound paper stack... I like these 2 pieces together!

I tore pieces of the Adventure Bound paper stack for the inside of the cards.. I really like how both of the insides turned out!!

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(UPDATE... they liked their cards!! :)  Yay!)

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The photo below was taken a couple years ago when they were making organizational products for crafters.. my woodworkers..

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 Ok, so back to the Hot Date...

I have been wanting one of these turning organizer trays for a LONG time.. I kept seeing them on Pinterest, and last week when I found out that they are available right here locally at Harbor Freight, I was .. shall we say EXCITED!!!!!!

For Valentine's Day we decided that we were taking our first day off since Christmas to go run errands and stop at Harbor Freight to get this tray!!

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So yes, that was our HOT DATE for Valentine's day... a trip to Harbor Freight, a few other errands and lunch at Cocina Medina!

It was a very fun day off, and Eric and Jason LOVE Harbor Freight because it's nothing but tools and hardware!!  As I type this, they are both putting it together for me and I'll share pix of what I organize in it in a future blog post.

Hope you all had a great Valentine's day with those you love!

 

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Adventure Bound Masculine Card Set, part 2

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Can I just say.. this has got to be one of the BEST paper stacks EVER!!

I love these beautiful realistic patterns!!

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For more Adventure Bound cards from this set, SEE THIS BLOG POST

Another True Confession... (yes, I share these with you from time to time): I had to pull out my Stampin' Up! catalog to see if the Open Sea stamp set was really still current!! I knew I had kept it because it's awesome and I'll probably never sell it... but, YAY! it's still current so I used it!

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Oh and if you are wondering about that GREAT thick twine.. it's from the Gratitude for Days kit... it's on the Clearance Rack here! Isn't it the perfect touch for this card!?

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On the card above I used the Brick and Wood patterns in the paper stack and stamped "It's your Day" from the set called Big On You (pg 24 Occasions catalog) and then added the star clips from the Basic Hodgepodge clips assortment.

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Another great "guy" birthday card.. this one is simply stamped onto the wood/pine pattern and put on to an Early Espresso folded card... could not be quicker.  The Greeting comes from the Balloon Bash stamp set on pg 13 in the Occasions catalog (stamped in Early Espresso ink).

 

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Great to have on hand for the guys!

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Adventure Bound Masculine Card Set

 

Adventure Bound Card Set, Part 1 (see part 2 here)

Today I am sharing part 1 in a 2-part series of great

Manly Cards that are so quick and easy!

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You need to have the great Adventure Bound Paper stack with these amazing photo nature images, and a pack or 2 of assorted cardstock and envelopes and voila, you can make yourself a whole stack of cards in no time!

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These great Hodgepodge Basics clips are the perfect touch to add to these cards!

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You can see from the photo tutorial above that I cut a slit in the paper with a craft knife and slid the arrow clip into the slit!  Cute!  Oh.. wait, these are manly cards... so I guess it's COOL, not cute!

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On the cards above and below, I stamped on Cardstock vellum and added them to the cards.  For the super fun VW bug and trailer (from the Project Life Let's Get Away stamp set, pg 47 in the Occasions catalog) I stamped it on cardstock vellum but then decided to put it over Whisper White cardstock, so I clipped them together with a tiny mini paper clip from the hodgepodge basics clip assortment.

Below:  I scored this piece of vellum to wrap around the tree paper. I attached it on the back with Fast Fuse (behind the trees paper) so that I wouldn't have adhesive showing through the vellum on the front.  Sneaky, huh?

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Above and Below: these 2 cards were stamped with the Adventure Awaits stamp set

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 See the photo tutorial above for info on adding the arrow clip.

I cut a piece of the 1" Jute ribbon (pg 43 Occasions catalog) and added a strip to this card.. it seemed just the right touch to these textural looking papers.

 

 

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Watercolor Paper Salt Technique Video by Patty Bennett

 

Today I have a Video Tutorial to share with you .. I love to create stamped projects with Watercolor Paper and my samples today feature a watercolor wash background with stamping over them.

As I explained in my video, my dad, Jim Burns, is an amazing Watercolor artist and although I inhereted his love of color, texture, nature, composition, etc., I cannot draw or paint freehand to save my life, so, I USE STAMPS! :)

Patty and dad 2012Yep, that's my dad!  He is a mega-talented watercolor artist! He has been painting since he was a child!  We are so blessed to have dozens of his paintings hanging in our home, and we love being able to enjoy his amazing talents!

Watch my video below for instructions on a fun and easy technique you can create using Watercolor Paper, ink pads and a clear acrylic block!

 

 

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Thanks dad for your inspiration and sharing your talent with the world! You are amazing!  Happy Early Father's Day.. I love you!

These are the cards featured on my video.. each one is done with a watercolor wash background and stamped in black ink when the wash is dry. 

Watercolor-wash-lovely-as-a-treeSupplies mentioned in the video - click the items to order online now:

Watercolor Paper #122959, pg 192

Stampin' Spritzer #126185

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Designer Paper featured above: Park Lane #133694

Ribbon Featured above: Mossy Meadow #133645

Striped Gold Foil Paper featured below: #133363

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I love that every single watercolor wash turns out different.  You get a fun surprise every time you create one of these works of art!

Stamp sets used:  Serene Silhouettes #132073 / 127327 and Lovely as a Tree #128655 / 127793

This is a close up of one of the pieces I added the salt to (explained in the video).

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Above and below: watercolor wash samples shown with the Salt Technique (from the video above).

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Pool Party, #126982, Lost Lagoon #133644, Mossy Meadow #133645

Hello Honey #133643, Tangelo Twist #133646, Pumpkin Pie #126945

Clear Blocks see pg 234 in the catalog or Here Online

Jim Burns Info: Here are a few of my fave paintings.. you can see more of them on the video above.  You can also visit my dad's website here or view info on his watercolor tips and technique book here.

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I just had to share another card I made for Jason's birthday last week.. and also share this fun side by side comparison with you ...  this should make you smile!

Like Father Like Son... aren't they handsome dudes!?

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 Jason at 22 years old (2013)                 Eric at 22 years old (1980)

OK>> HOW FUN IS THAT!????????????  :)

So, here is the other card I made for Jason.. he loves the houndstooth pattern, so I used the Stampin' UP! Houndstooth embossing folder (#123134), embossed the Naturals White cardstock (#102316) and then brayered over the raised part of the cardstock with a brayer (#102395) and Basic Gray ink (#126981)!

Houndstooth jason birthday 1

Houndstooth jason birthday 2

I added a few accessories... but not too much....

Arrow clip from Hung Up Cute Clips #129389

Rhinestones colored black with Sharpie marker (see video)

Two Tone Gray/Black ribbon #129295

Die cut Label from Apothecary Accents set #127003

 

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Cowboy Boot Class Card

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"4 for Him, 4 for Her" Class Sample

Featuring the BOOTIFUL OCCASIONS & BLUE RIBBON stamp sets

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  Bootiful kick up yer heels

Bootiful kick up yer heels 3In my recent "4 for Him, 4 for Her" class we used this super fun Cowboy Boot from the Bootiful Occasions stamp set (pg 50 in the Stampin' Up! Catalog). 

I paired it with the BLUE RIBBON stamp set and some fun background papers... see below for full recipe of products used. (Don't you LOVE the pre-embossed Naturals Composition papers!?)

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 Bootiful festival of prints

We stamped the boot in Early Espresso ink on Crumb Cake cardstock, cut it out and then sponged the edges with Soft Suede ink for that real leather cowboy boot look!

It is layered onto circles and scallops... see below for sizes and paper used.

OK.. NOW.. HERE IS THE FANTASTIC TIP...

Sharon Howard figured this out in our class... this is how you can stamp this Blue Ribbon image and punch it out with the Scallop Circle punch without punching off the ribbon tails!

STEP 1: Stamp blue ribbon image and make 2 cuts with your paper snips as shown

Blue ribbon punch 1

STEP 2: Flip the 2-3/8" Scallop Circle punch upside down, and pull the "ribbons" up through the opening as shown:

Blue ribbon punch 2

STEP 3: Pull the ribbons and position so that the scallop lines up with the punch

Blue ribbon punch 3

STEP 4: Punch

Blue ribbon punch 4

STEP 5: take it out of the punch

Blue ribbon punch 5

STEP 6: Trim the ribbons by hand with your paper snips

Blue ribbon punch 6

Isn't that FANTABULOUS!!?? Thank you Sharon!

Notice in the Festival of Prints paper pack, one side looks very Christmasy and the other side has great masculine patterns... GREAT for this Cowboy card!

126904 festival of prints pack

125979 blue ribbon

126595 bootiful occasions

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  • STAMP SETS: Bootiful Occasions, pg 50 #126595 / 126597, Blue Ribbon, pg 33 #125979 / 125981
  • PUNCHES: 1-3/4" circle #119850, 2-3/8" Scallop Circle #118874, 2-1/2" circle #120906, Large Oval #1119855, Scallop oval #119856
  • SPECIALTY PAPERS: Notecards & Envelopes pg 160 #107311, Natural Composition Specialty DSP pg 162, #126917, Festival of Prints DSP Paper Stack pg 20 (holiday cat.) #126904
  • CARDSTOCK: Chocolate Chip #102128, Whisper White #100730, Crumb Cake #120953
  • INK: Island Indigo #126986, Early Espresso #126974, Soft Suede (sponging) #126978
  • ACCESSORIES: Sponge Daubers #102892, Dimensionals #104430

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Happy Father's Day!

Just thought I'd share a quick look at one of the things I made for my DH for Father's Day... enjoy!

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and on the inside:

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It's actually kind of ironic that I'd make him this card with the lawn mower since we have let our grass die due to the water shortage here!  LOL

Here is a closer look:

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This fun set is on pg 20 in the Occasions Mini Catalog.  I thought it was perfect for Father's Day!

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