Thursday, May 19, 2011

Dad Card for 4 Challenges

Happy Thursday, bloggers! I hope you are all having a great day. I have a card to enter into a few challenges today. The background paper is from Hot Off The Press Heritage pack. The truck is from the Nifty Fifties cart, cut with Core Couture paper. I embossed the background with the Sizzix argyle folder and inked the edges with walnut Distress Ink. I added foam stickers to the back to lift it off the page. The tree stamp is my favorite Tim Holtz stamp, embossed with fine black embossing powder. I also inked the edges with walnut Distress Ink. "For my Dad" is from Scrappy Mom's All in The Family Stamps, also embossed with fine black powder.

 I am entering the card in the following challenges:
  1. Getting Cricky with K Andrew's Simply Sunday Challenge: retro daddy
  2. Cricut Cardz Challenge #75 - masculine birthday card using something with wheels
  3. Die Cutting Divas: Challenge #15 - masculine cuts
  4. Little Red Wagon Challenge #81 - use a tree
Thanks so much for stopping by and don't forget to enter my giveaway if you haven't already (click here). Have a great day :)

19 comments:

  1. Very nicely done, great job on the embossing and thanks so much for joining CCC!

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  2. This is neato, Lisa! I love the shimmery truck paper and those 3 graduated brads.

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  3. Love this little red truck, cool card. Good Luck!
    Thank you for playing our Simply Sunday Challenge at Getting Cricky.
    Hugs,
    Kathy - Getting Cricky DTM
    http://the3esblog.blogspot.com

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  4. Hey Lisa, What great card!!! I love the background of the card...Trees are delightful :o)
    TFS!!! it with DCD

    Mistyrose
    Die Cuttin Diva

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  5. WOW that tree stamp is to die for! It looks incredible! You did a wonderful job! Everything about it is perfect! Love all the details! Thanks for playing with us at DCD!

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  6. OMG I love your card. Good luck winning the challenges
    Trish
    krazykcrafters at msn dot com

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  7. Great card. Perfect for the occasion.

    Kim

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  8. Love, love, love it, perfect choice of papers used. Hugs, Lori m :)

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  9. I love the card it's super cute!! It's hard to try and come up with something for a masculine card. I think you did a great job!!
    Amanda

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  10. I absolutely love cards for guys that have cars on them! It just seem so perfect. Some my say typical.. but i say awwesome and you totally rocked this one my friend

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  11. I love the colors you selected for your card. Nice job. Thanks for sharing with us at DCD.

    Hugs,
    Patty
    creativediva98.blogspot.com

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  12. I totally thought the tree was a photograph. I need to get that stamp! TFS and Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Diva's. -Yvette
    Cre8tiveGirls.blogspot.com

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  13. WOW, what a great card. This is also good for this weeks Little Red Wagon challenge which is to use a tree in your project.

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  14. OMG...!!! I think this is a fabulus card. The red truck really pops against that nicely embossed / inked paper. Super fantastic!

    Thanks for playing along @ CCC.

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  15. What a great job and u got to use it in 4 challenges that's awesome. I entered mine in 2 TFS !!

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  16. Good luck on the LRW challenge. Your card is so perfect for it :o)

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  17. Wow, great choice of paper and that truck is awesome.
    Thanks for playing along on our Simply Sunday Challenge at Getting Cricky
    Hugs
    Brenda Getting Cricky DTM-Coordinator
    Http://createbyburffrau.blogspot.com

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  18. Using the embossing folder really turned out well. Thanks for joining us for this challenge.

    Barb from Toronto, Canada
    CCC Design Team #2

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