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Monday, 9 May 2011

Boyz to men!

Good evening everyone.  I thought I would treat you all to another card today as my first post today was so early!!

I was given a theme for this card as the wonderful dad that will recieve this loves vintage tractors.  So as I had none in my stash of stamps or in my decoupage sheets I had to hunt the good  old internet.  And this is the image I came up with.  I have used an embossed card as a backing sheet for the card and inked the edge for a distressed look.
The tractor has been printed 3 times and decoupaged and the first one has been cut out with a nesties die, inked around the edge with brown and black.

The sentiments have been punched......

and distressed in the same way.

Quick and simples!

Hope you like it.

I will be entering this card into the following challenges

Thanks for stopping by.  Hugs XXX

Nikki

17 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

what a fab image - your dad will love it.. the embossed background is perfect
Lisa x

Dawnll said...

This is a beautiful image! I love the vintage feel to the card
Thank you for sharing with us this week at
Sweet Stamps Challenge
Have a sweet week.

~ Kendra ~ said...

That's a great image! Love the layout! A great Father's Day card! Thanks for sharing your card with us at Sweet Stamps!

Kendra

cindy said...

Love it. Fabulous guy card, Thanks for playing at IDIC this week.

Sandy Hulsart said...

Fabulous card but sadly to be eligible to win at Sweet Stamps you can only enter your card in 10 challenges. Perhaps you will visit us again.

Ann Whitfield said...

Wonderful card, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Bonnie Brown said...

A pretty card. Thank you for joining Sweet Stamps.

Sharon said...

What a great card.
Thanks for joining us at Fab 'n' Funky this week.
Hope to see you again soon.
Sharon x

Renate´s Stempelwelt said...

wonderful card you make without design-papier. thanks for joining hanna&friends. hugs - renate

furrypig said...

great image for a male ard thanks fr joining us at IDIC this week

furrypig said...

that should read 'great image for a male card thanks for joining us'

andrea said...

Gorgeous card,love the detail and fab image thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky
andrea

Cec said...

Super card for a guy. The embossing is perfect for that image. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.
Hugs!
Cec

Jen said...

Super card, great image for a man's card. Thank you for joining in with Crafty Ann's challenge this week.
Jen x

Emma said...

A fabulous card, great image and sentiments.
Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft.
Hugs Emma x

Tussemaja said...

The embossed paper fits perfectly with the tractor image.
Thank your for joining us at Cards for Men - Tussemaja

Jen said...

Super card, the image is perfect for a Dad card. Thank you for joining in with us at Craft Ann's this week.
Jen x