Sunday, 12 June 2016

Happy Birthday to You

I made this card for a friend and am entering The Craft Barn: Two Weekly Challenge 'Loads of Stars', Crafty Calendar Challenge 'Father's Day/For a Male' and Seize the Birthday 'Anything Goes' challenge.


Card blank:  DL white silk
Stamp: Woodware 'Happy Birthday to You:
Ink: Versafine Vintage Sepia
Colouring: Sakura coloured pencils
Card: Burgundy matt, white silk
Paper: Lili of the Valley 'Enchantment'
Other: Burgundy star button, Twine

I layered patterned paper onto burgundy card and attached it to the card front.   I stamped the image and stars onto white card, trimmed it to size, layered it onto burgundy card and attached it to the card front.  I coloured 'Happy' with various shades of coloured pencil until it matched the burgundy card.  To finish, I tied twine through the holes in the button and attached it to the card.

Kath x

12 comments:

  1. A real statement card with that bold sentiment Kath.

    B x

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  2. Lovely male card. Love it!
    Valerija xx

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  3. A fabulous card Kath, a super masculine design.
    Pauline
    x

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  4. Brilliant card and perfect for any man. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  5. Great masculine feel to your card Kath love the colours and simplicity of the design

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  6. Superb male card and a great stamp, not seen this stamp before.

    Kath x

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  7. Hi Kath, Lovely card.

    Hope you have had a nice weekend. Sue

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  8. What a great masculine looking card! Love your coloring of the letters to spell HAPPY! Thank you fro sharing this at Seize the Birthday!

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  9. Brilliant design. Love the colours too.xx{aNNie}

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  10. Great colours and I love the long narrow look. Well done. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.

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  11. This has a great masculine feel. That is an awesome stamp! The brownish DPlooks fab on that burgundy card!

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  12. Hi - this is a great card. Love the colours & the colouring.
    Thanks for joinig us over at Crafty Calendar this month. Hope to see you again - good luck!
    Hugs,
    Bev (DT) xx

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