Saturday, July 16, 2016

SR338 and JAI320 Birthday


Happy Saturday, peeps!  Hope you have something fun planned!  I've got a masculine birthday card to share with you; it's for my nephew, and it uses the colors from Stampin' Royalty and the sketch from Just Add Ink:
JAI #320

I never quite know in which direction to go when created a card for a young man!  This is a mix of eclectic vintage images with some silver accents thrown in:


My base was stamped with a Simon Says Stamp grid background, and added a lot of elements from Timeless Textures randomly along the edges.  A scripty image (Artistic Outpost's The Outpost) was stamped horizontally as well.  I stamped the watch image (also Artistic Outpost's The Outpost) in Night of Navy and fussy-cut it out and mounted it on a circle of Mint Macaron.  I added a banner and a sentiment from last month's Paper Pumpkin and popped everything up with some dimensionals.  I just couldn't figure out what to use for the embellishment, and in the end, to follow through with the tree image, diecut some silver leaves with the Flourishes die.  I added some Silver Encore speckles on the card base as well!


Thanks for popping in today!  Be sure to come back tomorrow for a new Paper Players challenge!

A week of Vacation Bible School just wore her out!


11 comments:

  1. Oh my this is fabulous! So many interesting details to see on this card.....plus fabulous s/s/s!

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  2. This is an awesome masculine card, LeAnne! Love the colors you used and the neat stop watch image! This is definitely a great card for a young man with all that texture on the cardbase and those 2 little silver foiled leaves! Your nephew is going to love it! TFS and have a great day! :)

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  3. Very pretty. Love all the different elements and the colors.
    That will probably be me next weekend as we are having VBS this coming week at our church. I am doing the crafts. :)

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  4. Oh LeAnne ~ I adore your card...and yes, VBS can take it all out of these little ones :-) ~ enjoy our weekend

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  5. This is fabulous LeAnne! Just perfect for a male and I just love that background!

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  6. Such a great masculine card, LeAnne. I love that you added silver accents to the gorgeous colour combo. Thanks for joining in the fun at Just Add Ink this week!

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  7. Great guy card...perfect colors and design! Such a sweet Sleeping Beauty too!

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  8. Fab card LeeAnn! It's perfect for a guy, the grunge elements from Timeless Textures are such a great effect. Thanks for sharing at Just Add Ink.
    Goodness she is getting so grown up! xx

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  9. This is wonderful! I love the Timeless Textures + extras background, the little pops of mint and that image of the watch and house (hometime) is adorable.

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  10. Brilliant man card - I love the background and mix of stamping images all together. Chantell JAI

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  11. What a fabulous masculine card! I love all of the grungy elements, and I think your leaves were the perfect finishing touch. Thanks for sharing it with us at Just Add Ink.

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