Monday, April 25, 2011

MASCULINE 50TH BIRTHDAY CARD

I have been missing in action for a couple of weeks - just busy with a lot of different things.  I am in awe of you gals who can keep up with a myriad of challenges, groups, design teams, making comments on blogs, etc., and actually making lots of cards and creating blog posts, too!

Anyway, here is a card I made for my son-in-law's 50th birthday which is coming up soon. 




 I used one of the sketches Shari provided on the Hero Arts blog and some strips of paper from the Basic Grey Hello Luscious pad.   And, for the background, I actually dared to cut the word "Celebrate" from a Hero Arts clear phrase to use alone, which was the first time I attempted that!  The number stamps are from an old Hero Arts set that I have had for ages.

I didn't want this card to become too fussy, so I just popped the circles up from the background layer, and then popped that layer up from the folded kraft card.  A bit of Stickles platinum glitter was added around the circle for a bit of bling. 

Thank you for visiting!

Stamps and supplies used:

Hero Arts CL497 Find Joy
Basic Grey Hello Luscious 6 x 6 pad
Ranger Stickles platinum glitter

7 comments:

Virginia L. said...

Fantastic card for your SIL, Joy! Perfect design for a masculine card!

Barb said...

Love it, Joy! And so will your SIL! Great take on the sketch!

Lin said...

Perfect card for a guy, Joy! And it didn't even hurt to cut that stamp did it? :))) Glad to see you posting again....

AnitaRex said...

Great masculine birthday card! I've been contemplating cutting that stamp up too! :>

walchowDesign said...

Great masculine card, Joy!

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