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Saturday, 1 June 2013

Sweet Stampin' Challenge


Hello again, back as promised to tell you about the new challenge at Sweet Stampin'. 

This week our theme is

Father's Day

Our sponsor this week is Cuddly Buddly and our monthly sponsor is The Ribbon Girl who are offering a £10 voucher to the monthly winner.

And here is my card. Father's Day (like Mother's Day is just not something I do) but I had an idea to use this old set from Stampin' Up - one of my favourites so I decided to do a card as if it was for my Dad. I hope he wouldn't have minded the fact there isn't a Lancaster Bomber on it!

I stamped a background of the Visible Image Grunge Check using Crumb Cake ink and I also inked the card candy using Crumb Cake too. I inked round the edges of all of the card and paper using Early Espresso (would normally have used Soft Suede but I had to throw my wee ink spot out the other day as it was dry!


Challenges I'd Like to Enter
ABC Challenge - Open
Papercrafting Journey - Masculine Cards
Use it Tuesday - Anything Goes (all of the card and DP has been in stash box for a long time!)
Cards for Men - Dad
Cupcake - Boys
Creative Craft - For The Fellas
Make it Monday

Stamps
Plane and Simple - Stampin' Up
Grunge Background - Visible Image

Cardstock/Paper
from stash

 Ink
Crumb Cake - Stampin' Up
Early Espresso - Stampin' Up

 Embellishments 
Card Candy - Stampin Up
Twine

 Tools 
Fancy Tag Nesties
Big Shot


 Thanks for dropping by today. 

Remember to drop by Sweet Stampin' and see what the rest of the Team Fi Sweeties have been up to! Perhaps you could have a go yourself, don't forget to stamp now ;)

 Susan 
x

22 comments:

Doreen said...

Fab card, love the image and great design.xxx

Lorraine said...

Brilliant card Susan. The plane looks great and I love the background map.
Lorraine x

Wendy said...

Fabulous male card Susan.
Wendy xx

Dawn said...

A wonderful masculine card Susan. Fantastic stamping - love the monotone look.

Hugs, Dawn

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is wonderful Susan. I love the image and stamped background.
Sue xx

Alyce said...

this is great susan! love the design of this... the kraft looks great with the blue... a fabulous design :)

Chris said...

Fabulous card, Susan! It would be great for any male birthday, any age!
Chris
x

Inkypinkydelights said...

Love your fabulous Grungey card Susan. Judy x

catherine said...

This looks fabulous Susan. love the image and the vintage feel to it.
x catherine

sari said...

This is such an elegant and masculine card! Love the colors and the image! Thanks for joining my challenge over at Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good Luck! Hugs and sunshine

kanda said...

Fabulous male card. Great image and I love the vintage feel to it, Thanks for joining us at the PCJ challenge xx

Debs said...

Fabulous male card Susan - love the vintage feel to it.
Enjoy the rest of the weekend.
Debs xx

lalkygirl said...

what a fab male card,love the image and design
Thanks for joining us at MIM AND GOOD LUCK
TRACEY X

Louise said...

Very nice masculine card. Thanks for joining us at ABC for our challenge
hugs Louise

Ang said...

Great card, love the plane, thanks for joining us over at the The ABC Challenge
Hugs
Ang
ABC Challenge Blog DT
My Blog: A Crafty Blether

Michelle B. said...

Fab male card! Love the craft paper and the map background is awesome with the plane. So glad you joined us for our Dad Challenge at Cards for Men!

Gail said...

Fabulous card. Wonderful plane stamp...I love this card! --Gail

Tabitha Davis said...

Great project. I love all the colors and everything.
Tabitha
Tabitha's Designs Blog
Low priced fun Digi Papers and stamps:)
Come join us at Craft Lovin, Father's Day Challenge:)

Tabitha Davis said...

Great project. I love all the colors and everything.
Tabitha
Tabitha's Designs Blog
Low priced fun Digi Papers and stamps:)
Come join us at Craft Lovin, Father's Day Challenge:)

Stephanie U said...

Love this masculine card! Thanks for using your stash and playing along with us at Use It Tuesday!

Ann-Marie said...

A fabulous masculine card love the use of the kraft. Thank you for joining us over at The ABC Challenges this time and hope you join us again. Take care, Ann-Marie xxx

Donnas Den said...

Great card, Susan. Thanks for joining us over at Cards for Men and good luck with the challenge.

Donna x