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Thursday, 7 April 2011

Oh Dear, I Missed A Birthday!

Ooopsy deary me, I missed the birthday of a male friend of the family & had to get a card done ASAP!

Time fall back on  one of my old faithful tried & tested download sheets!

Boat

This sheet is from Craftystash & was designed by the lovely Debbie Lauder!

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You can find it here!

The side stacker sheet comes with a greeting & a blank panel for your own greeting!
Also supplied in the download are the two DPs you see on the card! Fab eh!

Boat 2


The stacker was cut out & the edges were distressed with Weathered Wood ink  (as were most other elements on the card) before being built up using pinflair glue! Whilst I waited for this to dry I assembled the rest of the card!
I used an A4 sheet of recycled card for my base & simply folded it in half to give an A5  landscape card.
I added a matt using a  sheet of white linen texture paper, then the DP! I made a panel using the linen paper & the other DP. I added a border which was cut with a Martha Stewart punch . This was added to the panel along with a ribbon.
I matted the stacker & greeting on to the linen texture paper & added to the card.


To finish off I made a little rope with two buttons, two beads & some raffia.
Hope you like it! It’s great to know you have something there for emergencies!
Hugs
Dawn xxxx
I'd like to enter this card in a couple of challenges as below!
Samuel Taylor Distressing (Monthly)
Delightful Challenges Sun Sea & Sand (Wed 13th)
My Time To Craft Nautical (for fun)

5 comments:

  1. wow, such a beautiful work and design

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  2. Wow such a beautiful card great design again Dawn!!!

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  3. Brilliant card Dawn, makes you feel summer's on it's way. BTW Thanks for my award sorry it's taken so long, there doesn't seem to be enough hours in the day at the moment... Dee xx

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  4. OMG! I love all of the little extras you added to your card - it's just perfect for that special male. It's perfect for our Nautical challenge this week at My Time To Craft - thanks for joining us!

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  5. Perfect card for a man. Love the layout. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.
    Hugs!
    Cec

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Thank you for taking the time & trouble to comment! I truly appreciate your feedback!
Hugs
Dawn xx