Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Hubby's Father's Day Card

I thought this would be the perfect image for DH Father's Day card.  This past spring we bought a couple steers to raise, so of course, he had to get a new tractor!  His is a little newer than this one, as it has a cab (with air conditioning and a radio!), a front bucket, hay fork, and brushhog!  I included a picture of his tractor.

Anyhow, on to my card!  I chose "Got Tractor" and "Hay Bale" pre-colored images from Doodle Pantry...unfortunately she closed her shop:(  The layout is for Mojo Monday Sketch #500, which is her last challenge.  The image is cut out with Lawn Fawn large stitched square die.  I imported the hay bales into Silhouette Studio to add the text, print, and cut out.  The red dp is from Bo Bunny, striped and straw paper from The Paper Studio, as is the teal and black cs.  Burlap strips colored with copics and gear embossing folder from Darice.  I used dried marigold distress ink around the image and hay bales.
Challenges:

613 Avenue Create Challenge #198 - ATG
Brown Sugar Challenge #254 - ATG
Catch The Bug June Challenge - Fast and Furious
Crafting From The Heart Challenge #163 - ATG
Crafty Card Makers Challenge #190 - Man/Boy Father's Day
Cuddlebug Mainia - Father's Day
Inky Chicks Challenge #84 - Use 3 Pattern Paper
Jo's Scrap Shack FFC # 192 - ATG
Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps - ATG
Mojo Monday Challenge #500
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge #332 - Quick and Easy
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Make it Masculine
Sweet Stampers Challenge #8 - Dies and/or Punches
Through The Craft Room Door June 13 Challenge - ATG
Word Art Wednesday Challenge #286-287 - ATG

Monday, June 5, 2017

Father's Day

Today's card is my FIL's Father's Day card.  I CASEd one I found on Pinterest, hers was a birthday card tho.  I used The Open Sea set from Stampin' Up! and did the "triple time stamping" technique.  The layers are 2x3 1/4, 3x4 1/4, and 4x5 1/4.  I used temporary adhesive to glue them together, then did my stamping.  I stamped with Color Box in Putty and Black Soot distress ink.  Cut a mat for each layer 1/4" larger from black cs.  Referee bakers twine and sentiment from Paper and Such (couldn't find their link to post).

***I am taking the summer off from QKR Stampede design team, so I won't be posting every week.  Please continue to look at their blog for inspiration from the other girls and enter their ATG challenges w/twist!

Challenges:

A Gem of A Challenge #195 - for Boys/Men
Brown Sugar Challenge #253 - Celebrations
Catch The Bug June ATG Challenge
Come and Get It Challenge - ATG
Crafting From The Heart Challenge #162 - ATG
Crafty Card Makers Challnge #190 - For/Boy or Father's Day
Jo's Scrap Shack FFC #191 - ATG
Krafting Kimmie Wonderful Wednesday Challenge - ATG
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge #331 - ATG
Polkadoodles Crafting Challenge Week 22 - ATG
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Masculine
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - ATG
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - For Dads or Special Men
Through The Craft Room Door Week of 5-30 - ATG