Thursday, 14 July 2011

Birthday card for my boy

This was a fun card to make, and I was able to make immediate use of the WRMK Teen Angst papers I bought from TK Maxx just yesterday. What a bargain! The pack included eight die cut, foiled or double sided papers, 6 yards of ribbon and a pack of arrow stamps, all for a pound.
The  '14' was saved from a bought card my DD was given a couple of years ago. The stars were cut with my Craft Robo, and the guitar has been cut with an Ellison die, and then paper pieced. I used black Enamel Accents to add a bit of detail round a star and to make a shiny button on the guitar.


I'm entering this card in to the following challenges:
Crafty Creations Challenge Blog: boyz to men
Allsorts Challenge Blog: free and easy July
Paper Crafting Journey: for him
Charisma Cardz Challenges: it's in the stars
Crafter's Companions Monthly Challenge Blog : one for the boys

6 comments:

  1. What a great card!! Love the papers, tickets and paper pieced guitar! So glad you could join in the Crafty Creations challenge!
    smiles,Deena

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  2. Wow that is cute, love love that guitar
    Thanks for playing along at CCC

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  3. A great card, love the design and the little guitar. Thanks for taking part in my challenge at Crafty Creations this week. Good Luck! Hugs Christine x

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  4. Wow! Love the guitar and the tickets...makes a great masculine card!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenge this week :)

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  5. This is a really fabulous teenage card. Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
    xx Vee

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  6. Hi Annette, what a fantastic card. I love the great guitar die cut and your colours are perfect. The stars look fab. Thanks for joining us at charisma cardz challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

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