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Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Sailing Away

Hey Y'all, 

Okay so my last post stated I made two card with the Authentique Explore paper collection I received from Tamra's shop CountryCraftCreations.

To begin I used one sheet of the 12x12 cut in half to make these two cards, this will be the base of your card. I might have cute them a little short after I folded them. 

Second card - 
So after cutting the 12x12 sheet I wanted to add some color to the background and used the BoBunny Bronze spray mist. Now I have to warn you, when I sprayed it, it looked black and dark splotches and I thought "OH NOOOO"!!! But then it dried and I said, "OHHHH YEAAAA!!!" lol   
once it all dried I took the blue sheet of the 12x12 cut it and distressed it with my scissors and inked it up, placed my brads and adhered it sideways. 
I then took a 3x4 Pocket card sprayed with a little water, crumpled it up to a tiny little ball. Unfolded and blew dry just a little and added my ink around it, distressed the edges a little, and adhered. I added that "Gorgeous" seambinding from Tamra's shop, which added a perfect accent to the card. :D  A little stamp in the corner from the sticker sheet. (love the sticker sheet)  and finished. 
 

For the inside of the card I used one of the 3x4 Pocket Crafting cards. Stamped Happy Father's Day and adhered. I think using the Pocket cards is a great way to attached your sentiment to the card. Plus no cutting. :D 

Supplies
Paper  - CountryCraftCreations - Authentique Explore
Stamps - Father's Day (from my stash)
Inks - BoBunny - Bronze Glimmer Spray; TH - tea dye; 
Accessories - CountryCraftCreations - seambinding; brads

I am entering the following challenges
Craft Rocket Challenges: Challenge #17 For a Man/Boy
Calendar Girls Crafty Challenges: Challenge #1 - Father's Day
Simon Says: Father's Day/For A Guy - Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog
Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers: SoSS #61 - V is for Vroom
Craft for the Craic: June Challenge
Southern Ridge Trading Company: Anything Masculine
Scrap-Creations: Going Grey with Scrap Creations Challenge: Father's Day/Masculine card
InkyChicks: Challenge #68 Father's Day/Male Card

Thanks for stopping by today and I hope you stop by and take a looksie at CountryCraftCreations and join us for some fun on the FB pg Scrapbookers of CountryCraftCreations we will be having a special event in a few weeks and you don't want to miss out on winning some prizes.
Hugs, 
Deborah xxx

13 comments:

  1. Wow! Fabulous card and so unique! Love the postcard for the sentiment, great idea!

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  2. Very different take on a Father's Day card, and I really like it! Thanks for joining us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers this week.

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  3. Love your card! The postcard looks amazing! I am going to have to try crumbling up my paper cause I love that look! Your layers are very nice too! Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket Challenges!

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  4. Really love this card!! I especially love sailboats as it reminds me of when my father would take is sailing!!

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  5. Love boaty cards. This is great. Thanks for sharing with us this month. Lisa DT Calendar Girls Crafty Challenge

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  6. Cute card, Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket Challenge
    Hugs
    Claudia
    DT Craft Rocket Challenge

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  7. Yep, sprays and watercolours, always good to let them dry before you decide if you like them or not! I agree, great effect here. Thanks for joining us - again! - at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

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  8. What a gorgeous card, inside & out!

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  9. Such a detailed card, I love your style! Thanks so much for playing with the Sisterhood again, Jo x

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  10. Lovely postcard card TFS Craft Rocket Lis DT

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  11. Also on this card: I Love your patterned paper. Thanks for joining the fun at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

    Majo - DT ♥

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  12. Love the texture and colours on your card Deborah! Thanks for playing along with us on the Southern Ridge Trading Company Blog!
    -Katelyn DT member at Southern Ridge Trading Company

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  13. Wow this is a fabulous card, thanks for playing along with us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers for the V is for Vroom challenge

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