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Sunday, March 30, 2014

Happy Birthday Bob -

Today is Bob's birthday - now who is Bob you may ask -- he's a very very sweet man who is my best friend, companion, and man I love!!!! 

It's hard to make a card for a man and thus I searched and searched until I found the purrfect images which of course are from Create with TLC!!!! 




RECIPE:
  • card was cut 4.25 x 11 inches using Kumari Embellish by Dena Designs, Inc. which of course was then scored at 5.5 inches and then folded in half and chalked around the edges
  • background paper was cut 5.25 x 3.75 inches using Prima Engraver paper pad with a dark green frame which was from my scraps
  • You're Not Old You're a Classic from Create with TLC was colored using Spectrum Noir and Prisma Markers with Prisma Colored Pencils and gel pens, and then chalked around the edges
  • sentiment, Birthday Treat Sentiment also from Create with TLC was mounted on the scraps from my Prima Engraver paper pad and chalked around the edges - now, I must tell you that I will be using this sentiment in my birthday cards a good bit as it is purrfect for both young and old!!
  • ribbon is Darice OHHH So Trendy Accents Brown Sage Plaid
Now, let the festivities begin but first, I need to go and bake the birthday boy his cake!!!!

I know I haven't been around or creating much this past month and I thank you for visiting me today. It's been a rough past two months both mentally and physically. I'm hoping and praying that things are on the upswing because I sew love to create and to read your comments. 

God Bless and thanks for stopping by today. I appreciate and love reading your comments . . is your comment the next one I read??? 

Much love, hugs, and friendship
Lynne 

this card has been entered in the following challenges: Less is More Lucky Dip Week Round and Round

 Addicted to Clean and Simple Challenge #35 Wheels

6 comments:

  1. Great card Lynne. I'm so glad you're getting your card making mojo back.

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  2. I LOVE your card. I have a hard time with cards for men but I really love this one.

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  3. Lovely sentiment n layers :) thank you for sharing with ATCAS!!

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  4. Great card thanks for joining us over at Less is More hope you will join in again next time.
    xx Jan GDT

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  5. Fun vintage type card~ Thanks for joining in with ATCAS!

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  6. This crd does have rather a lot of layers for us at Less is More, but it's a fab card and I'm sure your man will be thrilled with it!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    Less is More

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