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Monday, May 26, 2014

Fathers Day

Father's day is fast approaching and at Creative Cutting Challenge we want to give you a bit of inspiration and a challenge to show us what you are doing for Dad this year.
 
I had the pleasure of using Creative Pointe's Gear Frame so many dad's out there are into cars or motorbikes...  My Dad was a mechanic for many many years now he just tinkers :)
And of course his other passion would be vintage cars and Visible Image had this great stamp I just had to use.
I started with a piece of Recollections cardstock then added some vellum to mask it a bit.
I used a Dorcy gears embossing folder on CTMH Slate paper and gave it just a little bit of heat embossing with silver and distressed linen. My eCraft cut out that great frame from Creative Point and I heat embossed it giving it all kinds of texture.  I then cut out some black gears just to add a little more dimension. The sentiment is from Inspired by Stamping - Guy Sentiments and of course the vintage car from Visible image is embossed on a piece of Vellum. The twine and metal charm are from my stash.  Hope you enjoy.
I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
  
Visible Image - Anything Goes
Inspired by Stamping #82 Vellum *
Digi Designs -  Make it Masculine
Glitter n Sparkle - Add some metal
Pile it on - #21 Metal
A Vintage Journey - All about Him
Crafty Catz - #232 Embossing
Simply Create too- #62 Fathers Day
Wags n Whiskers - #129 One for the Boys
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17 comments:

  1. You made an awesome "manly" car...so many great elements there!! Perfect paper for your background too!

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  2. I do like the combination of colours you gave to the gears. Thanks for joining in our 'All About Him' challenge at A Vintage Journey. Anne x

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  3. This is a perfect card for father's day - love all the details. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  4. What a wonderful masculine card! Love they way you used the vellum. Thanks so much for sharing with us at IBS!

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  5. Lovin' all those gears, fabulous card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

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  6. Fabulous father;s day card Carmen thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz this week
    Hugs Dianne (DT)

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  7. Great card Carmen! Thank you for entering our challenge this month. Helen xx

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  8. This is awesome! LOVE the amazing texture! Thanks for joining us at Inspired By Stamping! HUGS and enjoy the rest of your week! :) Mynn xx

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  9. amazing card,thanks for joining in the challenge at Visible image x

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  10. just beautiful! LOVE the vellum and texture! Thanks so much for playing along at IBS xx

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  11. I love all the wonderful details from the papers to the embossing/aging! Thanks so much for sharing! I'm sure your dad will love this!

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  12. Carmen i really do love this, so much fab detail. Thank you for joining us at Visible Image x

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  13. Fab card Carmen.

    Love the background.

    Thanks for joining us at G n S

    Tracey DTxx

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  14. Such a fab male creation. Thank you for joining us at Pile It On this time and we hope to see you again soon. Tracy DT

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  15. A well designed card. Thanks so much for joining us at A Vintage Journey. Jenny x

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  16. Oh...vintage...my fave! Love the car and your use of the metal! Thanks for sharing with us at Pile it On!
    Tracey, DT

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